Victoria S Lucas

Summary

Affiliation: University College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Composition of the oral streptococcal flora in healthy children
    V S Lucas
    Department of Oral Medicine, Eastman Dental Institute, University of London, UK
    J Dent 28:45-50. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Oro-dental health in children with chronic renal failure and after renal transplantation: a clinical review
    Victoria S Lucas
    Unit of Paediatric Dentistry, Division of Microbial Diseases, Eastman Dental Institute for Oral Health Care Sciences, University College London, 256 Gray s Inn Road, London, WC1X 8LD, UK
    Pediatr Nephrol 20:1388-94. 2005
  3. pmc Comparison of lysis filtration and an automated blood culture system (BACTEC) for detection, quantification, and identification of odontogenic bacteremia in children
    Victoria S Lucas
    Department of Oral Medicine, The Eastman Dental Institute for Oral Healthcare Sciences, University College London, London WC1X 8LD, United Kingdom
    J Clin Microbiol 40:3416-20. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Dental health indices and caries associated microflora in children with unilateral cleft lip and palate
    V S Lucas
    Department of Oral Medicine, Eastman Dental Institute, University of London, England
    Cleft Palate Craniofac J 37:447-52. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint Oral health in children with chronic renal failure
    Abeer Al-Nowaiser
    Department of Paediatric Dentistry, Eastman Dental Institute for Oral Health Care Sciences, University College London, London, UK
    Pediatr Nephrol 18:39-45. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint The relationship between odontogenic bacteraemia and orthodontic treatment procedures
    Victoria S Lucas
    Department of Oral Medicine, Eastman Dental Institute for Oral Health Care Sciences, University of London, UK
    Eur J Orthod 24:293-301. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Bacteraemia following debanding and gold chain adjustment
    Victoria S Lucas
    Unit of Paediatric Dentistry, Eastman Dental Institute for Oral Health Care Sciences, University College London, UK
    Eur J Orthod 29:161-5. 2007
  8. pmc Statistical analyses of complex denaturing gradient gel electrophoresis profiles
    Gavin P Gafan
    Division of Microbial Diseases, Eastman Dental Institute, UCL, 256 Gray s Inn Road, London WC1X 8LD, United Kingdom
    J Clin Microbiol 43:3971-8. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Oral health of children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis
    Nabila Ahmed
    Department of Rheumatology, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, London, United Kingdom
    J Rheumatol 31:1639-43. 2004
  10. pmc Prevalence of periodontal pathogens in dental plaque of children
    Gavin P Gafan
    Division of Microbial Diseases, Eastman Dental Institute, UCL, 256 Gray s Inn Rd, London WC1X 8LD, United Kingdom
    J Clin Microbiol 42:4141-6. 2004

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Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Composition of the oral streptococcal flora in healthy children
    V S Lucas
    Department of Oral Medicine, Eastman Dental Institute, University of London, UK
    J Dent 28:45-50. 2000
    ..To identify the predominant streptococcal species in the mouths of healthy children and to investigate the composition of the oral streptococcal flora over a period of 4 months...
  2. ncbi request reprint Oro-dental health in children with chronic renal failure and after renal transplantation: a clinical review
    Victoria S Lucas
    Unit of Paediatric Dentistry, Division of Microbial Diseases, Eastman Dental Institute for Oral Health Care Sciences, University College London, 256 Gray s Inn Road, London, WC1X 8LD, UK
    Pediatr Nephrol 20:1388-94. 2005
    ..Thus, only oro-dental problems that are mainly encountered and treated by dental surgeons are reviewed...
  3. pmc Comparison of lysis filtration and an automated blood culture system (BACTEC) for detection, quantification, and identification of odontogenic bacteremia in children
    Victoria S Lucas
    Department of Oral Medicine, The Eastman Dental Institute for Oral Healthcare Sciences, University College London, London WC1X 8LD, United Kingdom
    J Clin Microbiol 40:3416-20. 2002
    ..4729), and the difference was not statistically significant. In summary, BACTEC is quicker than LyF, but less sensitive. LyF provides additional important information in estimating the intensity of bacteremia...
  4. ncbi request reprint Dental health indices and caries associated microflora in children with unilateral cleft lip and palate
    V S Lucas
    Department of Oral Medicine, Eastman Dental Institute, University of London, England
    Cleft Palate Craniofac J 37:447-52. 2000
    ..To investigate the dental health and caries related microflora of children with unilateral cleft lip and palate...
  5. ncbi request reprint Oral health in children with chronic renal failure
    Abeer Al-Nowaiser
    Department of Paediatric Dentistry, Eastman Dental Institute for Oral Health Care Sciences, University College London, London, UK
    Pediatr Nephrol 18:39-45. 2003
    ..002). An integrated dental service needs to be developed with emphasis on tooth brushing to prevent gingival hyperplasia and periodontal disease after puberty...
  6. ncbi request reprint The relationship between odontogenic bacteraemia and orthodontic treatment procedures
    Victoria S Lucas
    Department of Oral Medicine, Eastman Dental Institute for Oral Health Care Sciences, University of London, UK
    Eur J Orthod 24:293-301. 2002
    ..2, SD 9.1), compared with baseline (0.9, SD 0.2; P < 0.02). This investigation demonstrates that the only orthodontic treatment procedure that causes a significant bacteraemia is the placement of a separator...
  7. ncbi request reprint Bacteraemia following debanding and gold chain adjustment
    Victoria S Lucas
    Unit of Paediatric Dentistry, Eastman Dental Institute for Oral Health Care Sciences, University College London, UK
    Eur J Orthod 29:161-5. 2007
    ..Although the number of subjects undergoing gold chain adjustment was small, the findings demonstrate that neither upper debanding nor gold chain adjustment is associated with a significant bacteraemia...
  8. pmc Statistical analyses of complex denaturing gradient gel electrophoresis profiles
    Gavin P Gafan
    Division of Microbial Diseases, Eastman Dental Institute, UCL, 256 Gray s Inn Road, London WC1X 8LD, United Kingdom
    J Clin Microbiol 43:3971-8. 2005
    ..Furthermore, we have demonstrated that logistic regression is a good statistical method for analyzing and characterizing DGGE profiles...
  9. ncbi request reprint Oral health of children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis
    Nabila Ahmed
    Department of Rheumatology, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, London, United Kingdom
    J Rheumatol 31:1639-43. 2004
    ..s. To estimate dental disease indices and temporomandibular joint (TMJ) dysfunction in children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA)...
  10. pmc Prevalence of periodontal pathogens in dental plaque of children
    Gavin P Gafan
    Division of Microbial Diseases, Eastman Dental Institute, UCL, 256 Gray s Inn Rd, London WC1X 8LD, United Kingdom
    J Clin Microbiol 42:4141-6. 2004
    ..forsythensis is associated with dental plaque at sites with no gingivitis...
  11. doi request reprint Dental and skeletal growth in early fossil hominins
    M Christopher Dean
    Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, University College London, London, UK
    Ann Hum Biol 36:545-61. 2009
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  12. doi request reprint Dental age assessment (DAA): a study of a Caucasian population at the 13 year threshold
    Priya N Chudasama
    Cameron Centre for Forensic Medical Sciences, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London, London, United Kingdom
    J Forensic Leg Med 19:22-8. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to develop a Reference Data Set for Dental Age Assessment at the 13 year old threshold in Caucasian children...
  13. doi request reprint Dental age assessment (DAA): reference data for British children at the 10-year-old threshold
    Monica Yadava
    Guy s Hospital, London, UK
    Int J Legal Med 125:651-7. 2011
    ..DAA using meta-analysis provides a simple method of estimating the age of subjects of unknown birth date at the 10-year threshold. This is, presently, the most accurate method of age assessment for individuals of unknown date of birth...
  14. doi request reprint Prevalence, intensity and nature of bacteraemia after toothbrushing
    Victoria S Lucas
    Department of Paediatric Dentistry, Kings College London, Dental Institute, Bessemer Road, London SE5 9RS, UK
    J Dent 36:481-7. 2008
    ..To estimate the prevalence, intensity and microbial identity of bacteraemia associated with toothbrushing...