D I Conway

Summary

Affiliation: University of Glasgow
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Is the Scottish population living dangerously? Prevalence of multiple risk factors: the Scottish Health Survey 2003
    Richard Lawder
    Information Services Division, NHS National Services Scotland, Gyle Square, Edinburgh, UK
    BMC Public Health 10:330. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Oral cancer: prevention and detection in primary dental healthcare
    David I Conway
    Department of Dental Public Health, Level 8, University of Glasgow Dental Hospital and School, 378 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow G2 3JZ
    Prim Dent Care 9:119-23. 2002
  3. doi request reprint The scar on the face of Scotland: deprivation and alcohol-related facial injuries in Scotland
    David I Conway
    Community Oral Health Section, Glasgow Dental School, Faculty of Medicine, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, United Kingdom
    J Trauma 68:644-9. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Socioeconomic factors associated with risk of upper aerodigestive tract cancer in Europe
    D I Conway
    Dental School, Faculty of Medicine, University of Glasgow, 378 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow G2 3JZ, UK
    Eur J Cancer 46:588-98. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Components of socioeconomic risk associated with head and neck cancer: a population-based case-control study in Scotland
    David I Conway
    University of Glasgow, Faculty of Medicine, Dental School, Glasgow, UK
    Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 48:11-7. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Socioeconomic factors influence selection and participation in a population-based case-control study of head and neck cancer in Scotland
    David I Conway
    Dental Public Health Unit, University of Glasgow Medical Faculty Dental School, Glasgow, UK
    J Clin Epidemiol 61:1187-93. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Socioeconomic inequalities and oral cancer risk: a systematic review and meta-analysis of case-control studies
    David I Conway
    Dental Public Health Unit, Dental School, Medical Faculty, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, United Kingdom
    Int J Cancer 122:2811-9. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Dental caries in 5-year-old children attending multi-ethnic schools in Greater Glasgow--the impact of ethnic background and levels of deprivation
    D I Conway
    Dental Public Health Unit, Level 8, University of Glasgow Dental Hospital and School, 378 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow G2 3JZ, UK
    Community Dent Health 24:161-5. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of dental fluorosis in children from non-water-fluoridated Halmstad, Sweden: fluoride toothpaste use in infancy
    David I Conway
    Dental Public Health Unit, Level 8, University of Glasgow Dental Hospital and School, 378 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow G2 3JZ, UK
    Acta Odontol Scand 63:56-63. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Incidence of oral and oropharyngeal cancer in United Kingdom (1990-1999) -- recent trends and regional variation
    D I Conway
    Dental Public Health Unit, Level 8, University of Glasgow Dental Hospital and School, 378 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow G2 3JZ, UK
    Oral Oncol 42:586-92. 2006

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. pmc Is the Scottish population living dangerously? Prevalence of multiple risk factors: the Scottish Health Survey 2003
    Richard Lawder
    Information Services Division, NHS National Services Scotland, Gyle Square, Edinburgh, UK
    BMC Public Health 10:330. 2010
    ..Risk factors are often considered individually, we aimed to investigate the prevalence of combinations of multiple behavioural risk factors and their association with socioeconomic determinants...
  2. ncbi request reprint Oral cancer: prevention and detection in primary dental healthcare
    David I Conway
    Department of Dental Public Health, Level 8, University of Glasgow Dental Hospital and School, 378 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow G2 3JZ
    Prim Dent Care 9:119-23. 2002
    ..This paper details the primary dental healthcare team's roles in delivering smoking cessation and alcohol reduction counselling, in the early detection by oral examination, and in the process of prompt referral...
  3. doi request reprint The scar on the face of Scotland: deprivation and alcohol-related facial injuries in Scotland
    David I Conway
    Community Oral Health Section, Glasgow Dental School, Faculty of Medicine, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, United Kingdom
    J Trauma 68:644-9. 2010
    ..Facial injuries are known to be associated with alcohol consumption but the sociodemographic determinants are not fully known...
  4. doi request reprint Socioeconomic factors associated with risk of upper aerodigestive tract cancer in Europe
    D I Conway
    Dental School, Faculty of Medicine, University of Glasgow, 378 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow G2 3JZ, UK
    Eur J Cancer 46:588-98. 2010
    ..We aimed to assess the components of socioeconomic risk both independently and through their influence on the known behavioural risk factors of smoking, alcohol consumption and diet...
  5. doi request reprint Components of socioeconomic risk associated with head and neck cancer: a population-based case-control study in Scotland
    David I Conway
    University of Glasgow, Faculty of Medicine, Dental School, Glasgow, UK
    Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 48:11-7. 2010
    ..We propose a framework for future socioeconomic analyses...
  6. doi request reprint Socioeconomic factors influence selection and participation in a population-based case-control study of head and neck cancer in Scotland
    David I Conway
    Dental Public Health Unit, University of Glasgow Medical Faculty Dental School, Glasgow, UK
    J Clin Epidemiol 61:1187-93. 2008
    ..We aimed to investigate the association between socioeconomic factors and selection and participation biases in a population-based case-control study of head and neck cancer conducted in the city of Glasgow, UK...
  7. doi request reprint Socioeconomic inequalities and oral cancer risk: a systematic review and meta-analysis of case-control studies
    David I Conway
    Dental Public Health Unit, Dental School, Medical Faculty, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, United Kingdom
    Int J Cancer 122:2811-9. 2008
    ..Our results provide evidence to steer health policy which focus on lifestyles factors toward an integrated approach incorporating measures designed to tackle the root causes of disadvantage...
  8. ncbi request reprint Dental caries in 5-year-old children attending multi-ethnic schools in Greater Glasgow--the impact of ethnic background and levels of deprivation
    D I Conway
    Dental Public Health Unit, Level 8, University of Glasgow Dental Hospital and School, 378 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow G2 3JZ, UK
    Community Dent Health 24:161-5. 2007
    ..To examine levels of dental caries of 5-year-olds attending multi-ethnic schools in Greater Glasgow and to explore the effects of deprived backgrounds and ethnic identity on their dental health...
  9. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of dental fluorosis in children from non-water-fluoridated Halmstad, Sweden: fluoride toothpaste use in infancy
    David I Conway
    Dental Public Health Unit, Level 8, University of Glasgow Dental Hospital and School, 378 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow G2 3JZ, UK
    Acta Odontol Scand 63:56-63. 2005
    ..To determine the prevalence and severity of dental fluorosis in children aged 7-9 years from non-water-fluoridated Halmstad, Sweden, and to relate the results to their reported fluoride exposure history during infancy...
  10. ncbi request reprint Incidence of oral and oropharyngeal cancer in United Kingdom (1990-1999) -- recent trends and regional variation
    D I Conway
    Dental Public Health Unit, Level 8, University of Glasgow Dental Hospital and School, 378 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow G2 3JZ, UK
    Oral Oncol 42:586-92. 2006
    ..Incidence remains higher in men than women, in older compared with younger groups, and in northern regions. These findings provide evidence of a continuing increase in the burden of oral cancer across the UK...
  11. pmc Widening socio-economic inequalities in oral cancer incidence in Scotland, 1976-2002
    D I Conway
    Dental Public Health Unit, University of Glasgow Dental School, Glasgow, UK
    Br J Cancer 96:818-20. 2007
    ..Since 1980 the incidence of oral cancer among males in Scotland has significantly increased, the rise occurring almost entirely in the most deprived areas of residence...
  12. doi request reprint National supervised toothbrushing program and dental decay in Scotland
    L M D Macpherson
    University of Glasgow, College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences, Glasgow Dental School, 378 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow, UK
    J Dent Res 92:109-13. 2013
    ..90; -0.97, -0.70; p < 0.0001). An improvement in the dental health of five-year-olds was detected and is associated with the uptake of nursery toothbrushing...
  13. doi request reprint Childsmile: the national child oral health improvement programme in Scotland. Part 2: Monitoring and delivery
    S Turner
    University of Glasgow Medical Faculty, Glasgow Dental School, 378 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow, G2 3JZ
    Br Dent J 209:79-83. 2010
    ..Feedback of monitoring information to programme managers is used to identify any variation or shortfall in programme coverage and delivery...
  14. doi request reprint Childsmile: the national child oral health improvement programme in Scotland. Part 1: Establishment and development
    L M D Macpherson
    Dental Public Health, Cameron Hospital, Cameron Bridge, Leven, KY8 5RG
    Br Dent J 209:73-8. 2010
    ..It outlines the context in which the initiative was conceived, the initial development of its various components, and how monitoring and evaluation are shaping the delivery and direction of the programme...
  15. ncbi request reprint Photographic assessment of fluorosis in children from naturally fluoridated Kungsbacka and non-fluoridated Halmstad, Sweden
    Lorna M D Macpherson
    Dental Public Health Unit, University of Glasgow Dental School, Glasgow, UK
    Acta Odontol Scand 65:149-55. 2007
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  16. pmc The unintended consequences of clinical trials regulations
    Alex D McMahon
    Dental School, Faculty of Medicine, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland
    PLoS Med 3:e1000131. 2009
    ..Alex McMahon and colleagues critique the International Conference on Harmonisation (ICH) guidance on good clinical practice (GCP), arguing that it is having a disastrous effect on noncommerical randomized clinical trials in Europe...
  17. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of patients attending rapid access clinics during the West of Scotland Cancer Awareness Programme oral cancer campaign
    J Rodgers
    Fife and Forth Valley NHS Boards, University of Glasgow Dental School, Glasgow, UK
    Br Dent J 202:E28; discussion 680-1. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the campaign by reviewing patients attending rapid access clinics in the 11 secondary care units across the five boards...
  18. doi request reprint Pascal's Wager, infective endocarditis and the "no-lose" philosophy in medicine
    D Shaw
    Dental School, Faculty of Medicine, University of Glasgow, 378 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow, G2 3JZ
    Heart 96:15-8. 2010
    ..Ultimately, there is no no-lose if your clinical decisions, like Pascal's Wager, are based on faith rather than evidence...
  19. doi request reprint Multiple ADH genes are associated with upper aerodigestive cancers
    Mia Hashibe
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Nat Genet 40:707-9. 2008
    ..0002 and 0.065, respectively). Both gene effects were independent of each other, implying that multiple ADH genes may be involved in upper aerodigestive cancer etiology...