Martin C Downer

Summary

Affiliation: University College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Dental caries experience of British children in an international context
    M C Downer
    Oral Health and Development, University Dental School, Manchester, UK
    Community Dent Health 22:86-93. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of test performance in screening for oral cancer and precancer
    Martin C Downer
    Eastman Dental Institute for Oral Health Care Sciences, University College London, 256 Gray s Inn Road, London WC1X 8LD, UK
    Oral Oncol 40:264-73. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint A comparison of yield in a non-systematic and a systematic review
    Martin C Downer
    Eastman Dental Institute for Oral Health Care Sciences, University College London, UK
    Community Dent Health 21:138-42. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Salaried services in the delivery of dental care in Western industrialised countries: implications for the National Health Service in England
    M C Downer
    Int Dent J 56:7-16. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of measures of effectiveness in screening for oral cancer and precancer
    Martin C Downer
    Eastman Dental Institute for Oral Health Care Sciences, University College London, 256 Gray s Inn Road, London WC1X 8LD, UK
    Oral Oncol 42:551-60. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Correlates of dental caries in 12-year-old children in Europe: a cross-sectional analysis
    M C Downer
    University Dental School, Manchester
    Community Dent Health 25:70-8. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Predictive tool for estimating the potential effect of water fluoridation on dental caries
    G R K Foster
    Wirral Primary Care Trust, University of Mancheste, University College London, UK
    Community Dent Health 26:5-11. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Dental filling as an indicator of socio-economic status
    Caroline S Drugan
    J Public Health (Oxf) 27:397-8; author reply 398. 2005

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Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Dental caries experience of British children in an international context
    M C Downer
    Oral Health and Development, University Dental School, Manchester, UK
    Community Dent Health 22:86-93. 2005
    ..To document data on current and past levels of dental decay in British children and compare trends with those in other countries, in Europe in particular...
  2. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of test performance in screening for oral cancer and precancer
    Martin C Downer
    Eastman Dental Institute for Oral Health Care Sciences, University College London, 256 Gray s Inn Road, London WC1X 8LD, UK
    Oral Oncol 40:264-73. 2004
    ..Meta-analysis regression showed no difference (P=0.99) in the generally high level of discriminatory ability of the test between these two groups...
  3. ncbi request reprint A comparison of yield in a non-systematic and a systematic review
    Martin C Downer
    Eastman Dental Institute for Oral Health Care Sciences, University College London, UK
    Community Dent Health 21:138-42. 2004
    ..To compare the results of a non-systematic (A) and a systematic review (B) of test performance in oral cancer and precancer screening in terms of literature coverage, and qualitative and quantitative information yield...
  4. ncbi request reprint Salaried services in the delivery of dental care in Western industrialised countries: implications for the National Health Service in England
    M C Downer
    Int Dent J 56:7-16. 2006
    ..In light of the findings, to consider the future role of salaried dental services in the National Health Service (NHS) in England...
  5. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of measures of effectiveness in screening for oral cancer and precancer
    Martin C Downer
    Eastman Dental Institute for Oral Health Care Sciences, University College London, 256 Gray s Inn Road, London WC1X 8LD, UK
    Oral Oncol 42:551-60. 2006
    ..However, a recent further report on the Indian study published after completion of the review, provides some evidence that screening for oral cancer may be effective, at least in developing countries with a high incidence of the disease...
  6. ncbi request reprint Correlates of dental caries in 12-year-old children in Europe: a cross-sectional analysis
    M C Downer
    University Dental School, Manchester
    Community Dent Health 25:70-8. 2008
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  7. ncbi request reprint Predictive tool for estimating the potential effect of water fluoridation on dental caries
    G R K Foster
    Wirral Primary Care Trust, University of Mancheste, University College London, UK
    Community Dent Health 26:5-11. 2009
    ..To provide a tool for public health planners to estimate the potential improvement in dental caries in children that might be expected in a region if its water supply were to be fluoridated...
  8. ncbi request reprint Dental filling as an indicator of socio-economic status
    Caroline S Drugan
    J Public Health (Oxf) 27:397-8; author reply 398. 2005