Ian Needleman

Summary

Affiliation: University College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A practitioner's guide to developing critical appraisal skills: Reviews of research
    Ian Needleman
    Prof Needleman is a professor of restorative dentistry periodontology and evidence based healthcare, Unit of Periodontology, and the director, International Centre for Evidence Based Oral Health, University College London UCL Eastman Dental Institute, London Address reprint requests to Prof Needleman at Unit of Periodontology, UCL, Eastman Dental Institute, 256 Gray s Inn Road, London WC1X 8LD, England
    J Am Dent Assoc 144:527-30. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Systematic review of outcome measurements and reference group(s) to evaluate and compare implant success and failure
    Ian Needleman
    Unit of Periodontology and International Centre for Evidence Based Oral Health, UCL Eastman Dental Institute, London, UK
    J Clin Periodontol 39:122-32. 2012
  3. doi request reprint A systematic review of definitions of periodontitis and methods that have been used to identify this disease
    Amir Savage
    UCL Eastman Dental Institute, London WC1X 8WD, UK
    J Clin Periodontol 36:458-67. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Improving the completeness and transparency of reports of randomized trials in oral health: the CONSORT statement
    Ian Needleman
    International Centre for Evidence Based Oral Health, Unit of Periodontology, UCL Eastman Dental Institute, 256 Gray s Inn Road, London WC1X 8LD, United Kingdom
    Am J Dent 21:7-12. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Association Between Metabolic Syndrome and Periodontitis: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis
    Luigi Nibali
    Periodontology Unit and Department of Clinical Research, University College London Eastman Dental Institute, 256 Gray s Inn Road, London WC1X 8LD, United Kingdom
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 98:913-20. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Comparison of implant survival following sinus floor augmentation procedures with implants placed in pristine posterior maxillary bone: a systematic review
    Filippo Graziani
    Eastman Dental Institute, Department of Periodontology, University College of London, London, UK
    Clin Oral Implants Res 15:677-82. 2004
  7. pmc A randomized-controlled trial of low-dose doxycycline for periodontitis in smokers
    Ian Needleman
    Department of Periodontology and International Centre for Evidence Based Oral Health, UCL Eastman Dental Institute, London, UK
    J Clin Periodontol 34:325-33. 2007
  8. doi request reprint The impact of hospitalization on dental plaque accumulation: an observational study
    Ian Needleman
    Unit of Periodontology and International Centre for Evidence Based Oral Health, UCL Eastman Dental Institute, London, UK
    J Clin Periodontol 39:1011-6. 2012

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint A practitioner's guide to developing critical appraisal skills: Reviews of research
    Ian Needleman
    Prof Needleman is a professor of restorative dentistry periodontology and evidence based healthcare, Unit of Periodontology, and the director, International Centre for Evidence Based Oral Health, University College London UCL Eastman Dental Institute, London Address reprint requests to Prof Needleman at Unit of Periodontology, UCL, Eastman Dental Institute, 256 Gray s Inn Road, London WC1X 8LD, England
    J Am Dent Assoc 144:527-30. 2013
    ..An assessment tool described in this article appears currently to be the most useful tool to guide clinicians to assess systematic reviews and therefore to decide whether the evidence is appropriate to change practice...
  2. doi request reprint Systematic review of outcome measurements and reference group(s) to evaluate and compare implant success and failure
    Ian Needleman
    Unit of Periodontology and International Centre for Evidence Based Oral Health, UCL Eastman Dental Institute, London, UK
    J Clin Periodontol 39:122-32. 2012
    ..There is a lack of consensus on measures to assess implant performance in clinical research...
  3. doi request reprint A systematic review of definitions of periodontitis and methods that have been used to identify this disease
    Amir Savage
    UCL Eastman Dental Institute, London WC1X 8WD, UK
    J Clin Periodontol 36:458-67. 2009
    ..To perform a systematic review and critical analysis of the definitions of periodontitis and the methods which have been used to identify and measure this disease...
  4. ncbi request reprint Improving the completeness and transparency of reports of randomized trials in oral health: the CONSORT statement
    Ian Needleman
    International Centre for Evidence Based Oral Health, Unit of Periodontology, UCL Eastman Dental Institute, 256 Gray s Inn Road, London WC1X 8LD, United Kingdom
    Am J Dent 21:7-12. 2008
    ..A systematic review has shown that the quality of reporting of trials improves in journals that have adopted this guidance, although with significant variation, most likely due to differing levels of editorial adherence to it...
  5. doi request reprint Association Between Metabolic Syndrome and Periodontitis: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis
    Luigi Nibali
    Periodontology Unit and Department of Clinical Research, University College London Eastman Dental Institute, 256 Gray s Inn Road, London WC1X 8LD, United Kingdom
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 98:913-20. 2013
    ..The direction of the association and factors influencing it should be investigated by longitudinal and treatment studies. Periodontal diagnostic procedures should be routinely carried out in MetS patients...
  6. ncbi request reprint Comparison of implant survival following sinus floor augmentation procedures with implants placed in pristine posterior maxillary bone: a systematic review
    Filippo Graziani
    Eastman Dental Institute, Department of Periodontology, University College of London, London, UK
    Clin Oral Implants Res 15:677-82. 2004
    ..However, prospective studies with larger patient numbers and control of confounding factors are urgently needed to provide definitive data on this important procedure...
  7. pmc A randomized-controlled trial of low-dose doxycycline for periodontitis in smokers
    Ian Needleman
    Department of Periodontology and International Centre for Evidence Based Oral Health, UCL Eastman Dental Institute, London, UK
    J Clin Periodontol 34:325-33. 2007
    ..Host-modulation with low-dose doxycycline (LDD) might favour repair and promote an improved treatment response. The aim of this study was to investigate the effect of LDD in smokers on non-surgical periodontal therapy...
  8. doi request reprint The impact of hospitalization on dental plaque accumulation: an observational study
    Ian Needleman
    Unit of Periodontology and International Centre for Evidence Based Oral Health, UCL Eastman Dental Institute, London, UK
    J Clin Periodontol 39:1011-6. 2012
    ..To investigate the effect of hospitalization on oral health as assessed by dental plaque...