Peter A Heasman

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Affiliation: University of Newcastle
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Current concepts in periodontal pathogenesis
    Philip M Preshaw
    School of Dental Sciences, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Dent Update 31:570-2, 574-8. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Clinical evidence for the efficacy and safety of powered toothbrushes
    P A Heasman
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, Dental School, Framlington Place, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 4BW, UK
    Adv Dent Res 16:9-15. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Supportive periodontal care: the effect of periodic subgingival debridement compared with supragingival prophylaxis with respect to clinical outcomes
    Peter A Heasman
    School of Dental Science, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    J Clin Periodontol 29:163-72; discussion 195-6. 2002
  4. doi request reprint The impact of powered and manual toothbrushing on incipient gingival recession
    Giles I McCracken
    School of Dental Sciences, Newcastle University, Framlington Place, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 4BW, UK
    J Clin Periodontol 36:950-7. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Periodontal maintenance in a specialist periodontal clinic and in general dental practice
    Philip M Preshaw
    School of Dental Sciences, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, Framlington Place, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    J Clin Periodontol 32:280-6. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint A clinical comparison of an oscillating/rotating powered toothbrush and a manual toothbrush in patients with chronic periodontitis
    G I McCracken
    Restorative Dentistry, School of Dental Sciences, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    J Clin Periodontol 31:805-12. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Testing the efficacy of 2 prototype brush heads for a powered toothbrush: refining the model
    G I McCracken
    Restorative Dentistry, Dental School, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    J Clin Periodontol 29:42-7. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of plaque removal of the Sonicare Elite versus the Sonicare Advance from hard-to-reach sites
    G I McCracken
    School of Dental Sciences, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    J Clin Periodontol 31:1007-11. 2004
  9. doi request reprint Compromised periodontal status in an urban Sri Lankan population with type 2 diabetes
    Philip M Preshaw
    School of Dental Sciences, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    J Clin Periodontol 37:165-71. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of a prototype brush head for a powered toothbrush. A multicentre study
    G I McCracken
    Restorative Dentistry, Dental School, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    J Clin Periodontol 29:889-95. 2002

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  1. ncbi request reprint Current concepts in periodontal pathogenesis
    Philip M Preshaw
    School of Dental Sciences, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Dent Update 31:570-2, 574-8. 2004
    ..The purpose of this paper is to review current thinking in periodontics with special reference to periodontal epidemiology, microbiology, and pathogenesis...
  2. ncbi request reprint Clinical evidence for the efficacy and safety of powered toothbrushes
    P A Heasman
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, Dental School, Framlington Place, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 4BW, UK
    Adv Dent Res 16:9-15. 2002
    ..The aim of this paper is to provide a brief overview of the findings from some of the more contemporary trials of powered toothbrushes and to examine some of the factors that might have an effect on the observations and outcomes...
  3. ncbi request reprint Supportive periodontal care: the effect of periodic subgingival debridement compared with supragingival prophylaxis with respect to clinical outcomes
    Peter A Heasman
    School of Dental Science, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    J Clin Periodontol 29:163-72; discussion 195-6. 2002
    ..The clinical strategy for SPC is often determined according to 'clinical needs' of the patient and is thus determined by clinical observation and individual decision-making rather than being based on the best available clinical evidence...
  4. doi request reprint The impact of powered and manual toothbrushing on incipient gingival recession
    Giles I McCracken
    School of Dental Sciences, Newcastle University, Framlington Place, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 4BW, UK
    J Clin Periodontol 36:950-7. 2009
    ..To compare clinical effects of manual and powered toothbrushes on sites of localized gingival recession over 12 months. To evaluate patterns and the extent of toothbrush bristle wear...
  5. ncbi request reprint Periodontal maintenance in a specialist periodontal clinic and in general dental practice
    Philip M Preshaw
    School of Dental Sciences, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, Framlington Place, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    J Clin Periodontol 32:280-6. 2005
    ..To monitor the efficacy of periodontal maintenance whether conducted in a specialist periodontology clinic or in the practice of the referring general dentist...
  6. ncbi request reprint A clinical comparison of an oscillating/rotating powered toothbrush and a manual toothbrush in patients with chronic periodontitis
    G I McCracken
    Restorative Dentistry, School of Dental Sciences, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    J Clin Periodontol 31:805-12. 2004
    ..To compare the relative efficacy of an oscillating/rotating powered toothbrush to that of a conventional manual toothbrush in a group of periodontal patients over a 16-month period with respect to plaque control...
  7. ncbi request reprint Testing the efficacy of 2 prototype brush heads for a powered toothbrush: refining the model
    G I McCracken
    Restorative Dentistry, Dental School, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    J Clin Periodontol 29:42-7. 2002
    ..To compare 2 prototype powered toothbrush (PTB) heads (A, B) to a marketed head (Sensiflex 2000) for plaque removing efficacy on the Philips/Jordan HX2550 PTB...
  8. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of plaque removal of the Sonicare Elite versus the Sonicare Advance from hard-to-reach sites
    G I McCracken
    School of Dental Sciences, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    J Clin Periodontol 31:1007-11. 2004
    ..To compare the Sonicare Elite with the Sonicare Advance in terms of the reduction in supragingival plaque in the posterior, hard-to-reach areas of the mouth...
  9. doi request reprint Compromised periodontal status in an urban Sri Lankan population with type 2 diabetes
    Philip M Preshaw
    School of Dental Sciences, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    J Clin Periodontol 37:165-71. 2010
    ..To determine the prevalence of periodontitis in an urban population of Sri Lankans with type 2 diabetes (T2DM) and to compare the data with those from a population of adults without diabetes...
  10. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of a prototype brush head for a powered toothbrush. A multicentre study
    G I McCracken
    Restorative Dentistry, Dental School, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    J Clin Periodontol 29:889-95. 2002
    ..To evaluate a multicentre clinical trial design for testing powered toothbrushes...
  11. ncbi request reprint A comparative study of two powered toothbrushes and one manual toothbrush in young adults
    G I McCracken
    Dental School, University of Newcastle upon Tyne
    J Clin Dent 12:7-10. 2001
    ..026): HP735 194 (86), D7 141 (57), B35 297 (113) (p = 0.0001). The within-group variability for the HP735 TBF reduced considerably over 6 weeks, which is possibly because of the click-force threshold feature of this brush...
  12. ncbi request reprint A comparative study of the Philips HP 735, Braun/Oral B D7 and the Oral B 35 Advantage toothbrushes
    P A Heasman
    Dental School, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    J Clin Periodontol 26:85-90. 1999
    ..026): HP 735 194 (86), D7 141 (57), B35 297 (113) (p=0.0001). The within-group variability for the HP 735 TBF reduced considerably over 6 weeks, a likely consequence of the click-force threshold feature of this brush...
  13. ncbi request reprint Effect of brushing force and time on plaque removal using a powered toothbrush
    G I McCracken
    Restorative Dentistry, School of Dental Sciences, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    J Clin Periodontol 30:409-13. 2003
    ..Secondary objective - to determine the optimum combination of brushing force and time for plaque removal...
  14. ncbi request reprint Influence of a controlled pressure system on toothbrushing behavior
    P A Heasman
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, University of Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    J Clin Dent 12:2-6. 2001
    ..Hence, both studies indicate that the Controlled Pressure system is a functional feature that can be used to control the habitual brushing force in a learning period of less than 2 weeks...
  15. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of personalized plaque control for managing the gingival manifestations of oral lichen planus: a randomized controlled study
    Simon J Stone
    School of Dental Sciences, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    J Clin Periodontol 40:859-67. 2013
    ..To undertake cost-effectiveness and cost-benefit analyses of an intervention to improve oral health in patients presenting with the gingival manifestations of oral lichen planus (OLP)...
  16. ncbi request reprint Prostaglandin E2 concentrations in gingival crevicular fluid: observations in untreated chronic periodontitis
    Philip M Preshaw
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, The Dental School, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    J Clin Periodontol 29:15-20. 2002
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  17. ncbi request reprint Measuring plaque in clinical trials: index or weight?
    G I McCracken
    School of Dental Sciences, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    J Clin Periodontol 33:172-6. 2006
    ..To explore the possibility of using plaque weight rather than plaque index as a more objective, clinical outcome measure in periodontal clinical trials...
  18. ncbi request reprint The crossover design to evaluate the efficacy of plaque removal in tooth-brushing studies
    G I McCracken
    School of Dental Sciences, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    J Clin Periodontol 32:1157-62. 2005
    ..To evaluate the crossover clinical trial design to assess plaque removal efficacy of the Sonicare Elite...
  19. ncbi request reprint A clinical evaluation of a novel data logger to determine compliance with the use of powered toothbrushes
    G I McCracken
    Restorative Dentistry, Dental School, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    J Clin Periodontol 29:838-43. 2002
    ..The secondary objective was to estimate the compliance of a group of patients diagnosed with chronic periodontal disease with brushing time instructions for the daily use of a powered toothbrush over a 2-month period...
  20. ncbi request reprint Does tooth brushing influence the development and progression of non-inflammatory gingival recession? A systematic review
    P Sunethra Rajapakse
    University of Peradeniya, Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
    J Clin Periodontol 34:1046-61. 2007
    ..The aim of this systematic review was to produce the best available evidence and pool appropriate data to evaluate the effect of tooth brushing on the initiation and progression of non-inflammatory gingival recession...
  21. ncbi request reprint Periodontitis: a complication of type 2 diabetes in Sri Lankans
    Nimali T De Silva
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 74:209-10. 2006