Affiliation: University of Dundee
- The management of dental caries in primary teeth - involving service providers and users in the design of a trialZoe Marshman
School of Clinical Dentistry, Claremont Crescent, Sheffield, S10 2TA, UK
Trials 13:143. 2012..The aim of this study is to describe service providers' and users' perspectives on the pilot trial to identify improvements to the conduct and design of the FiCTION main trial...
- Applying psychological theories to evidence-based clinical practice: identifying factors predictive of placing preventive fissure sealantsDebbie Bonetti
Dental Health Services Research Unit, University of Dundee, Mackenzie Building, Kirsty Semple Way, Dundee DD2 4BF, UK
Implement Sci 5:25. 2010..However a number of conceptual and methodological challenges remain...
- The translation research in a dental setting (TRiaDS) programme protocolJan E Clarkson
Dental Health Services and Research Unit, University of Dundee, Mackenzie Building, Kirsty Semple Way, Dundee, DD2 4BF, UK
Implement Sci 5:57. 2010....
- Recall, reassessment and monitoringJ E Clarkson
Dental Health Services and Research Unit, University of Dundee, Dundee, UK
Monogr Oral Sci 21:188-98. 2009..Nevertheless, the NICE guidance is based on the best available evidence, and it should be used to determine personalized variable time intervals to assess, reassess and monitor the oral health and caries status of patients...
- Effectiveness of strategies to disseminate and implement clinical guidelines for the management of impacted and unerupted third molars in primary dental care, a cluster randomised controlled trialM Bahrami
Dundee Dental Hospital, University of Dundee, Dundee DD1 4HN, Scotland, UK
Br Dent J 197:691-6; discussion 688. 2004....
- Current practices and intention to provide alcohol-related health advice in primary dental careS Shepherd
Dental Health Services Research Unit, University of Dundee, The Mackenzie Building, Kirsty Semple Way, Dundee, DD2 4BF, UK
Br Dent J 211:E14. 2011..To determine whether general dental practitioners (GDPs) currently provide alcohol-related advice (ARA) and to inform the development of an intervention, should one be required...
- How to influence patient oral hygiene behavior effectivelyJ E Clarkson
DHSRU, University of Dundee, Mackenzie Building, Kirsty Semple Way, Dundee, DD2 4BF UK
J Dent Res 88:933-7. 2009..However, clinical outcomes were significantly better only in the Cluster RCT, suggesting that the impact of trial design on results needs to be further explored...
- General dental practitioner views on providing alcohol related health advice; an exploratory studyS Shepherd
Oral Surgery, Unit of Oral Surgery and Medicine, University of Dundee Dental Hospital and School, Park Place, Dundee, Scotland, DD1 4HN
Br Dent J 208:E13; discussion 304-5. 2010..To identify salient beliefs of general dental practitioners (GDPs) regarding their role in the identification of alcohol misuse and the provision of an alcohol related health message in the primary dental care setting...
- Getting research into clinical practice - barriers and solutionsJ E Clarkson
University of Dundee, Dental Hospital and School, Dundee, UK
Caries Res 38:321-4. 2004..Good project management, education and training are essential...
- Continuing dental care for Highlands elderly: current practice and attitudes of dental practitioners and home supervisorsJ Hally
Royal Northern Infirmary, Inverness
Gerodontology 20:88-94. 2003..To investigate current practice and attitudes of Highland dentists and home supervisors to continued dental care of elderly residents...
- Knowledge may not be the best target for strategies to influence evidence-based practice: using psychological models to understand RCT effectsD Bonetti
Dental Health Services Research Unit, University of Dundee, Dundee, UK
Int J Behav Med 16:287-93. 2009..Interventions to enhance the implementation of evidence-based practice have a varied success rate. This may be due to a lack of understanding of the mechanism by which interventions achieve results...
- Changing clinicians' behavior: a randomized controlled trial of fees and educationJ E Clarkson
University of Dundee, Dundee DD2 4BF, UK
J Dent Res 87:640-4. 2008..Fee only' was the most cost-effective intervention. The study contributes to the incentives in health care provision debate, and led to the introduction of a direct fee for this treatment...
- A randomised controlled trial of the use of aciclovir and/or prednisolone for the early treatment of Bell's palsy: the BELLS studyF M Sullivan
Scottish School of Primary Care, University of Dundee, UK
Health Technol Assess 13:iii-iv, ix-xi 1-130. 2009..To determine whether oral prednisolone or aciclovir, used separately or in combination, early in the course of Bell's palsy, improves the chances of recovery at 3 and 9 months...