A Sheiham

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Affiliation: University College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Impact of traumatic injuries to the permanent teeth on the oral health-related quality of life in 12-14-year-old children
    Maria Ilma de Souza Cortes
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Royal Free and University College London Medical School, London, UK
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 30:193-8. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Dental caries affects body weight, growth and quality of life in pre-school children
    A Sheiham
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London, WC1E 6BT
    Br Dent J 201:625-6. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Partial recording protocols for periodontal disease assessment in epidemiological surveys
    Mario Vianna Vettore
    Departamento de Epidemiologia e Métodos Quantitativos em Saúde, Escola Nacional de Saude Publica Sergio Arouca, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 23:33-42. 2007
  4. pmc Associations between oral health-related impacts and rate of weight gain after extraction of pulpally involved teeth in underweight preschool Filipino children
    Denise Duijster
    Department of Preventive Dentistry, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam, Gustav Mahlerlaan 3004, 1081LA, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 13:533. 2013
  5. pmc Impact of treating dental caries on schoolchildren's anthropometric, dental, satisfaction and appetite outcomes: a randomized controlled trial
    Heba A Alkarimi
    King Fahad Armed Forces Hospital, PO Box 54146, Jeddah 21514, Saudi Arabia
    BMC Public Health 12:706. 2012
  6. pmc The effects of extraction of pulpally involved primary teeth on weight, height and BMI in underweight Filipino children. A cluster randomized clinical trial
    Bella Monse
    Department of Preventive Dentistry, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam, Gustav Mahlerlaan 3004, Amsterdam, 1081LA, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 12:725. 2012
  7. pmc The association of neighbourhood and individual social capital with consistent self-rated health: a longitudinal study in Brazilian pregnant and postpartum women
    Gabriela A Lamarca
    National School of Public Health, Oswaldo Cruz Foundation FIOCRUZ, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 13:1. 2013
  8. pmc Oral health related quality of life in pregnant and post partum women in two social network domains; predominantly home-based and work-based networks
    Gabriela A Lamarca
    Escola Nacional de Saude Publica, Fundação Oswaldo Cruz FIOCRUZ, Rio de Janeiro, BR
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 10:5. 2012
  9. pmc The prevalence and severity of oral impacts on daily performances in Thai primary school children
    Sudaduang Gherunpong
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, United Kingdom
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 2:57. 2004
  10. pmc Comparison of the self-administered and interviewer-administered modes of the child-OIDP
    Georgios Tsakos
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 6:40. 2008

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  1. ncbi request reprint Impact of traumatic injuries to the permanent teeth on the oral health-related quality of life in 12-14-year-old children
    Maria Ilma de Souza Cortes
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Royal Free and University College London Medical School, London, UK
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 30:193-8. 2002
    ..There are no data on the impacts on daily living of traumatic injuries to the permanent teeth. The aim of the present study was to assess the socio-dental impacts of untreated fractured anterior teeth in Brazilian schoolchildren...
  2. ncbi request reprint Dental caries affects body weight, growth and quality of life in pre-school children
    A Sheiham
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London, WC1E 6BT
    Br Dent J 201:625-6. 2006
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Partial recording protocols for periodontal disease assessment in epidemiological surveys
    Mario Vianna Vettore
    Departamento de Epidemiologia e Métodos Quantitativos em Saúde, Escola Nacional de Saude Publica Sergio Arouca, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 23:33-42. 2007
    ..Model I appears to be adequate to substitute for the full-mouth examination to assess the prevalence and severity of chronic periodontal disease in adults...
  4. pmc Associations between oral health-related impacts and rate of weight gain after extraction of pulpally involved teeth in underweight preschool Filipino children
    Denise Duijster
    Department of Preventive Dentistry, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam, Gustav Mahlerlaan 3004, 1081LA, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 13:533. 2013
    ....
  5. pmc Impact of treating dental caries on schoolchildren's anthropometric, dental, satisfaction and appetite outcomes: a randomized controlled trial
    Heba A Alkarimi
    King Fahad Armed Forces Hospital, PO Box 54146, Jeddah 21514, Saudi Arabia
    BMC Public Health 12:706. 2012
    ....
  6. pmc The effects of extraction of pulpally involved primary teeth on weight, height and BMI in underweight Filipino children. A cluster randomized clinical trial
    Bella Monse
    Department of Preventive Dentistry, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam, Gustav Mahlerlaan 3004, Amsterdam, 1081LA, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 12:725. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the effects of extraction of severely decayed pulpally involved primary teeth on weight and height in underweight preschool Filipino children...
  7. pmc The association of neighbourhood and individual social capital with consistent self-rated health: a longitudinal study in Brazilian pregnant and postpartum women
    Gabriela A Lamarca
    National School of Public Health, Oswaldo Cruz Foundation FIOCRUZ, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 13:1. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate the association of neighbourhood and individual social capital with consistent self-rated health in women between the first trimester of pregnancy and six months postpartum...
  8. pmc Oral health related quality of life in pregnant and post partum women in two social network domains; predominantly home-based and work-based networks
    Gabriela A Lamarca
    Escola Nacional de Saude Publica, Fundação Oswaldo Cruz FIOCRUZ, Rio de Janeiro, BR
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 10:5. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to assess whether there were differences in oral health related quality of life (OHRQoL) between women connected to either predominantly home-based and work-based social networks...
  9. pmc The prevalence and severity of oral impacts on daily performances in Thai primary school children
    Sudaduang Gherunpong
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, United Kingdom
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 2:57. 2004
    ..There are no systematic OHRQoL studies of a population-based sample of children. The objective of this study was to assess the prevalence, characteristics and severity of oral impacts in primary school children...
  10. pmc Comparison of the self-administered and interviewer-administered modes of the child-OIDP
    Georgios Tsakos
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 6:40. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to compare psychometrically the self-administered Child-OIDP index with the original interviewer-administered instrument...
  11. pmc Validation of an English version of the Child-OIDP index, an oral health-related quality of life measure for children
    Huda Yusuf
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, UK
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 4:38. 2006
    ..To evaluate the psychometric properties of the Child-OIDP for use among children in the UK and report on the prevalence of oral impacts in a sample of schoolchildren in Westminster...
  12. pmc A Korean version of the Oral Impacts on Daily Performances (OIDP) scale in elderly populations: validity, reliability and prevalence
    Se Hwan Jung
    Department of Preventive and Public Health Dentistry, Kangnung National University, Gangneung, Republic of Korea
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 6:17. 2008
    ..This study aimed to develop a Korean version of the OIDP index for elderly people and to assess the levels of sociodental impacts in an older Korean population...
  13. pmc Child-OIDP index in Brazil: cross-cultural adaptation and validation
    Rodolfo A L Castro
    National School of Public Health, Oswaldo Cruz Foundation, Manguinhos, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 6:68. 2008
    ....
  14. pmc Comparison of the discriminative ability of a generic and a condition-specific OHRQoL measure in adolescents with and without normative need for orthodontic treatment
    Eduardo Bernabé
    Departamento de Odontologia Social, Unidad de Investigación en Salud Pública Dental, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 6:64. 2008
    ....
  15. pmc A comparison of photographic, replication and direct clinical examination methods for detecting developmental defects of enamel
    Ali Golkari
    Dept, of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, UK
    BMC Oral Health 11:16. 2011
    ..This study aimed to compare photographic and replication methods with the direct clinical examination method for detecting DDE in children's permanent incisors...
  16. pmc The distribution of burden of dental caries in schoolchildren: a critique of the high-risk caries prevention strategy for populations
    Paul A Batchelor
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 8BT, UK
    BMC Oral Health 6:3. 2006
    ..The objective of this study is to assess the contribution that children identified at 'high-risk' made towards the total of new caries lesions over a 4-year period, by analysing the distribution of new lesions per 100 children...
  17. ncbi request reprint Minimal intervention in dental care
    Aubrey Sheiham
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Med Princ Pract 11:2-6. 2002
    ..Applying the criteria rigorously will lead to minimal intervention and a more equitable distribution of appropriate dental care. Unnecessary dental care will be reduced...
  18. ncbi request reprint The relationship between oral health status and Body Mass Index among older people: a national survey of older people in Great Britain
    A Sheiham
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London Medical School
    Br Dent J 192:703-6. 2002
    ..To assess the relationship between oral health status and Body Mass Index...
  19. doi request reprint Global oral health inequalities: task group--implementation and delivery of oral health strategies
    A Sheiham
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Dental Public Health Unit, London, UK
    Adv Dent Res 23:259-67. 2011
    ..Here, we suggest a research agenda that should lead to reductions in global inequalities in oral health...
  20. ncbi request reprint The relationship among dental status, nutrient intake, and nutritional status in older people
    A Sheiham
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London Medical School, UK
    J Dent Res 80:408-13. 2001
    ..This relationship in intake was not apparent in the hematological analysis. Plasma ascorbate and plasma retinol were the only analytes significantly associated with dental status...
  21. ncbi request reprint The common risk factor approach: a rational basis for promoting oral health
    A Sheiham
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, UK
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 28:399-406. 2000
    ..The common risk factor approach can be implemented in a variety of ways. Food policy development and the Health Promoting Schools initiative are used as examples of effective ways of promoting oral health...
  22. ncbi request reprint The impact of oral health on stated ability to eat certain foods; findings from the National Diet and Nutrition Survey of Older People in Great Britain
    A Sheiham
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London Medical School
    Gerodontology 16:11-20. 1999
    ..To assess how the dental status of older people's mouths affected their stated ability to eat common foods...
  23. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of impacts of dental and oral disorders and their effects on eating among older people; a national survey in Great Britain
    A Sheiham
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London Medical School, UK
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 29:195-203. 2001
    ..The objective was to assess the prevalence, in a British population aged 65 years and older, of oral health related impacts and the effects they had on the quality of daily life and in particular on eating...
  24. ncbi request reprint Dietary effects on dental diseases
    A Sheiham
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, UK
    Public Health Nutr 4:569-91. 2001
    ..Dental erosion rates are considered to be increasing. The aetiology is acids in foods and drinks and to a much lesser extent from regurgitation...
  25. ncbi request reprint Does the condition of the mouth and teeth affect the ability to eat certain foods, nutrient and dietary intake and nutritional status amongst older people?
    A Sheiham
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London Medical School, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Public Health Nutr 4:797-803. 2001
    ..To assess how the dental status of older people affected their stated ability to eat common foods, their nutrient intake and some nutrition-related blood analytes...
  26. doi request reprint Edentulism and fruit and vegetable intake in low-income adults
    G Tsakos
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, UCL Medical School, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    J Dent Res 89:462-7. 2010
    ..Over and above the effects of material deprivation on nutrient intake, edentulism negatively relates to eating fruits and vegetables and achieving a healthy diet in materially deprived older adults...
  27. ncbi request reprint Prevalence, causes and correlates of traumatic dental injuries among 13-year-olds in Brazil
    B Nicolau
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Royal Free and University College London Medical School, London, UK
    Dent Traumatol 17:213-7. 2001
    ..In conclusion, being from a non-nuclear family, overweight and a boy increased the risk of having traumatic dental injury, but the relationship with socio-economic indicators was not statistically significant...
  28. ncbi request reprint Digital radiographic measurement of approximal caries progression in fluoridated and non-fluoridated areas of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    H P Lawrence
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, UK
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 25:412-8. 1997
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Adolescents' sense of coherence, oral health status, and oral health-related behaviours
    M C Freire
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, The Royal Free and University College Medical School, University College London, UK
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 29:204-12. 2001
    ..To investigate the relationship between sense of coherence (SOC) and oral health. It was hypothesised that subjects with better oral health status and better oral health-related behaviours have higher levels of SOC...
  30. doi request reprint The role of cognitive ability in socio-economic inequalities in oral health
    W Sabbah
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London, WC1E 6BT, UK
    J Dent Res 88:351-5. 2009
    ..The association between oral health and socio-economic position attenuated after adjustment for cognitive ability. Cognitive ability explained part, but not all, of the socio-economic inequalities in oral health...
  31. ncbi request reprint Cross-cultural differences in oral impacts on daily performance between Greek and British older adults
    G Tsakos
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Royal Free and University College London Medical School, UK
    Community Dent Health 18:209-13. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: The results indicated an independent cultural influence in the perception of oral impacts in older people...
  32. ncbi request reprint The facilitating factors and barriers influencing change in dental practice in a sample of English general dental practitioners
    R Watt
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Br Dent J 197:485-9; discussion 475. 2004
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate the barriers and facilitators to change in dental practices among a sample of general dental practitioners (GDPs) from three regions of England...
  33. doi request reprint Oral health and cancer, cardiovascular, and respiratory mortality of Japanese
    J Aida
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    J Dent Res 90:1129-35. 2011
    ..There was no significant association with cancer mortality. Oral health predicted cardiovascular and respiratory disease mortality but not cancer mortality in older Japanese...
  34. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a modified version of the index of Oral Impacts On Daily Performances (OIDP) in elderly populations in two European countries
    G Tsakos
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London Medical School
    Gerodontology 18:121-30. 2001
    ..The psychometric properties examined in this study refer to internal consistency and face, content, criterion and construct validity...
  35. doi request reprint Effects of allostatic load on the social gradient in ischaemic heart disease and periodontal disease: evidence from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    W Sabbah
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 62:415-20. 2008
    ..This study tested whether markers of allostatic load are associated with both ischaemic heart disease and periodontal disease and whether they affect education and income gradients for both conditions...
  36. ncbi request reprint A sociodental approach to assessing dental needs of children: concept and models
    S Gherunpong
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Royal Free and University College London Medical School, London, UK
    Int J Paediatr Dent 16:81-8. 2006
    ..The objectives of this study are to develop and test a new sociodental system of needs assessment for overall dental needs of primary schoolchildren. Furthermore, normative and sociodental estimates of need are compared...
  37. ncbi request reprint Can questionnaires replace clinical surveys to assess dental treatment needs of adults?
    P G Robinson
    Department of Dental Public Health and Community Dental Education, Kings College School of Medicine and Dentistry, London, UK
    J Public Health Dent 58:250-3. 1998
    ..The purpose of this study was to ascertain whether questionnaires can be used to replace clinical surveys by comparing normative and perceived caries status and treatment needs in a sample of adults living in East London, UK...
  38. doi request reprint The effects of income and education on ethnic differences in oral health: a study in US adults
    W Sabbah
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 63:516-20. 2009
    ..Ethnic differences exist in oral health. However, the causes of the differences have not been adequately addressed. The objective of this study is to examine the effect of socioeconomic position on ethnic differences in oral health...
  39. ncbi request reprint Caries progression in 12- to 16-year-old schoolchildren in fluoridated and fluoride-deficient areas in Brazil
    H P Lawrence
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, UK
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 25:402-11. 1997
    ..Water fluoridation may reduce the rate of caries initiation, but relatively little is known of its effect on rates of caries progression through the enamel and the dentin...
  40. doi request reprint Income, income inequality, dental caries and dental care levels: an ecological study in rich countries
    E Bernabe
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Caries Res 43:294-301. 2009
    ..It is concluded that DMFT scores were higher in more equal countries and may be explained by greater levels of restorative care in those countries...
  41. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based dentistry: an overview of the challenges in changing professional practice
    P McGlone
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London
    Br Dent J 190:636-9. 2001
    ..Further research on organisational, social and personal influences affecting the application of evidence-based practice is necessary...
  42. ncbi request reprint Social gradients in oral and general health
    W Sabbah
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London, WC1E 6BT, UK
    J Dent Res 86:992-6. 2007
    ..The results showed similar income and education gradients in oral and general health, implying commonalities of the social determinants of both oral and general health...
  43. ncbi request reprint Socio-economic determinants of selected dietary indicators in British pre-school children
    R G Watt
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Royal Free Hospital, University College London Medical School, UK
    Public Health Nutr 4:1229-33. 2001
    ..To assess whether meeting these five dietary requirements was related to a series of socio-economic variables...
  44. ncbi request reprint Composite indicators of dental health: functioning teeth and the number of sound-equivalent teeth (T-Health)
    W S Marcenes
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, England
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 21:374-8. 1993
    ..A different set of weights (4, 1, and 1 for sound, filled, and decayed) was suggested for the construction of the T-Health...
  45. doi request reprint Using universal patterns of caries for planning and evaluating dental care
    A Sheiham
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK a sheiham ucl ac uk
    Caries Res 44:141-50. 2010
    ..This is true regardless of the presence of fluoride. Any improvement in dental health will cause this effect...
  46. ncbi request reprint Orthodontic treatment and its impact on oral health-related quality of life in Brazilian adolescents
    C M de Oliveira
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, UK
    J Orthod 31:20-7; discussion 15. 2004
    ..To assess whether Brazilian adolescents who had completed orthodontic treatment had lower levels of impacts on their oral health-related quality of life...
  47. ncbi request reprint Association of edentulism and diet and nutrition in US adults
    R E Nowjack-Raymer
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London Medical School, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    J Dent Res 82:123-6. 2003
    ..7 ng/dL), and vitamin C (0.87 mg/dL) were also lower among denture-wearers (p < 0.05). Intakes of some nutrient-rich foods and beta carotene, folate, and vitamin C serum levels were significantly lower in denture-wearers...
  48. ncbi request reprint The prevalence and severity of dental pain in 14-15 year old Brazilian schoolchildren
    P S A Goes
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, England
    Community Dent Health 24:217-24. 2007
    ..To assess the prevalence and severity of dental pain and associated factors in Brazilian schoolchildren...
  49. ncbi request reprint Demographic, familial and trait predictors of fruit and vegetable consumption by pre-school children
    L J Cooke
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Public Health Nutr 7:295-302. 2004
    ..To examine the contribution to fruit and vegetable eating in children of potential predictive variables within the domains of demographics, parental feeding practices and personality traits...
  50. ncbi request reprint Relationship between number of natural teeth in older Japanese people and health related functioning
    I Morita
    Department of Preventive Dentistry and Dental Public Health, School of Dentistry, Aichi Gakuin University, Nagoya, Japan
    J Oral Rehabil 34:428-32. 2007
    ..The number of functional occluding pairs of natural teeth, especially POPs, was related with the role functioning subscale of SF-20 but had no significant relationships to the other dimensions of SF-20...
  51. ncbi request reprint A life course approach to assessing causes of dental caries experience: the relationship between biological, behavioural, socio-economic and psychological conditions and caries in adolescents
    B Nicolau
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Royal Free and University College London Medical School, London, UK
    Caries Res 37:319-26. 2003
    ..In conclusion, the results of this study show that there is an association between socio-economic and biological factors in very early life and levels of caries in adolescents...
  52. ncbi request reprint Behavioural characteristics and accidents: findings from the Health Survey for England, 1997
    R Lalloo
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Royal Free and University College London Medical School, 1 19 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Accid Anal Prev 35:661-7. 2003
    ..The behavioural risk factors were significantly more common in the lower social classes, families receiving benefits and step- and single-parent families...
  53. doi request reprint The role of the dental team in promoting health equity
    R G Watt
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London, WC1E 6BT
    Br Dent J 216:11-4. 2014
    ..This paper highlights practical ways that dental teams can become involved in action to reduce oral health inequalities. ..
  54. ncbi request reprint The prevalence and nature of recent self-reported changes in general dental practice in a sample of English general dental practitioners
    R Watt
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Br Dent J 197:401-5; discussion 395. 2004
    ..To determine the extent and types of change in seven domains of dental practice in a sample of English general dental practitioners (GDPs)...
  55. ncbi request reprint Gradients in periodontal status in Japanese employed males
    Ichizo Morita
    Department of Preventive Dentistry and Dental Public Health, School of Dentistry, Aichi Gakuin University, Nagoya, Japan
    J Clin Periodontol 34:952-6. 2007
    ..The objective was to assess whether there was a social gradient in periodontal status by job classification in Japanese male workers...
  56. ncbi request reprint The relationship between traumatic dental injuries and adolescents' development along the life course
    Belinda Nicolau
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Royal Free and University College London Medical School, University College London, UK
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 31:306-13. 2003
    ..Those that have, focus on risk factors at present stage of life. The contribution of risk factors for dental injuries at different stages of life needs to be investigated...
  57. ncbi request reprint Associations between health promoting schools' policies and indicators of oral health in Brazil
    Simone Tetu Moyses
    Rua Silveira Peixoto, Curitiba, PR, Brazil CEP 80240 120
    Health Promot Int 18:209-18. 2003
    ..Our results suggest that some benefit can be obtained for the improvement of the oral health of children living in deprived areas if they attend supportive schools...
  58. doi request reprint Impacts on daily performances related to wearing orthodontic appliances
    Eduardo Bernabé
    Departamento de Odontologia Social, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    Angle Orthod 78:482-6. 2008
    ..To assess the prevalence, intensity, and extent of the impacts on daily performances related to wearing different types of orthodontic appliances...
  59. ncbi request reprint Assessing prosthodontic dental treatment needs in older adults in Thailand: normative vs. sociodental approaches
    Patcharawan Srisilapanan
    Department of Community Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand
    Spec Care Dentist 23:131-4. 2003
    ..We concluded that large reductions in normative need estimates for complete dentures were apparent using a sociodental approach to assess prosthodontic dental treatment needs of older people...
  60. doi request reprint Impacts of dental pain on daily activities of adolescents aged 14-15 years and their families
    Paulo S A Goes
    Departamento de Odontologia Social, Faculdade de Odontologia de Pernambuco, Universidade de Pernambuco, Recife PE, Brazil
    Acta Odontol Scand 66:7-12. 2008
    ..To assess the prevalence and severity of dental pain on the daily lives of adolescents and their families in Brazil, and, in terms of socio-economic status, whether there are differences in the prevalence of impacts...
  61. ncbi request reprint The relationship between normative orthodontic treatment need and oral health-related quality of life
    Cesar Messias de Oliveira
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Royal Free and University College Medical School, University College London, London, UK
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 31:426-36. 2003
    ..A second objective was to assess the relationship between a normative clinical measure of orthodontic treatment need and two measures of oral health-related quality of life...
  62. doi request reprint Impacts on daily performances attributed to malocclusions using the condition-specific feature of the Oral Impacts on Daily Performances Index
    Eduardo Bernabé
    University College London, Epidemiology and Public Health, London, UK
    Angle Orthod 78:241-7. 2008
    ..To assess the prevalence, intensity, and extent of sociodental impacts attributed to malocclusions by sex, socioeconomic status, and normative orthodontic treatment need level...
  63. ncbi request reprint A life-course approach to assess the relationship between social and psychological circumstances and gingival status in adolescents
    Belinda Nicolau
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Royal Free and University College, London Medical School, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    J Clin Periodontol 30:1038-45. 2003
    ..Several models have been proposed to explain the causes of periodontal diseases. None have adopted the life-course approach...
  64. doi request reprint Exploring the association of dental caries with social factors and nutritional status in Brazilian preschool children
    Luciana B Oliveira
    Department of Orthodontics and Pediatric Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Eur J Oral Sci 116:37-43. 2008
    ..There was an association between nutritional and socio-economic factors, and dental caries. In conclusion, underweight children and those with adverse socio-economic conditions were more likely to have caries experience...
  65. ncbi request reprint Condition-specific sociodental impacts attributed to different anterior occlusal traits in Brazilian adolescents
    Eduardo Bernabé
    Unidad de Investigación en Salud Pública Dental, Departamento de Odontologia Social, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    Eur J Oral Sci 115:473-8. 2007
    ..Different anterior occlusal traits affected the quality of life differently...
  66. ncbi request reprint Dental caries experience and availability of sugars in Iraqi children before and after the United Nations sanctions
    Hind Jamel
    Int Dent J 54:21-5. 2004
    ..To assess the changes in levels of sugar consumption and concommitant dental caries experience in Iraqi children in relation to United Nations Sanctions (UNS) on Iraq...
  67. ncbi request reprint The relationship between dental status, food selection, nutrient intake, nutritional status, and body mass index in older people
    Wagner Marcenes
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London Medical School, London, United Kingdom
    Cad Saude Publica 19:809-16. 2003
    ....
  68. ncbi request reprint Relationship between survival rates and numbers of natural teeth in an elderly Japanese population
    Ichizo Morita
    Department of Preventive Dentistry and Dental Public Health, School of Dentistry, Aichi Gakuin University, Nagoya, Japan
    Gerodontology 23:214-8. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to assess whether elderly people with 20 or more natural teeth were more likely to live longer than a cohort with less than 20 teeth...
  69. ncbi request reprint Explanatory models in the interpretations of clinical features of dental patients within a university dental education setting
    Gerardo Maupome
    Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente, Portland, Oregon 97227 1110, USA
    Eur J Dent Educ 6:2-8. 2002
    ....
  70. ncbi request reprint Mothers' sense of coherence and their adolescent children's oral health status and behaviours
    MariadoCarmoMatias Freire
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, The Royal Free and University College Medical School, University College London, UK
    Community Dent Health 19:24-31. 2002
    ..To investigate the relationship between mothers' sense of coherence (SOC) and their adolescent children's oral health. SOC is the central construct of the salutogenesis model of health, which seeks to explain factors that promote health...
  71. ncbi request reprint The burden of restorative dental treatment for children in Third World countries
    Robert Yee
    United Mission to Nepal, Oral Health Programme, Kathmandu
    Int Dent J 52:1-9. 2002
    ..To analyse whether developing countries have sufficient health dollars to treat existing diseases in general and dental caries in particular in their child population...
  72. ncbi request reprint Periodontal diseases in Europe
    Aubrey Sheiham
    Periodontol 2000 29:104-21. 2002
  73. ncbi request reprint Does perceived risk of oral problems influence the use of dental services in university entrants?
    Paul Batchelor
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, UK
    Community Dent Health 19:116-9. 2002
    ..To assess if the self-perceived risk of oral problems is related to reported dental service usage in university entrants...
  74. ncbi request reprint The limitations of a 'high-risk' approach for the prevention of dental caries
    Paul Batchelor
    Dental Public Health, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Royal Free and University College London School, University College London, London, UK
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 30:302-12. 2002
    ..Strategies limited to individuals 'at risk' would fail to deal with the majority of new lesions. The main emphasis should be centred on a population approach...
  75. ncbi request reprint Caries reductions related to the use of fluorides: a retrospective cohort study
    Maria da Luz R de Sousa
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, London, UK
    Int Dent J 52:315-20. 2002
    ..To test whether topical fluoride regimes provided additional caries protection to the first molar teeth of children exposed to fluoridated toothpaste and optimally fluoridated water supplies...
  76. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for childhood major and minor head and other injuries in a nationally representative sample
    Ratilal Lalloo
    Department of Community Oral Health, Oral Health Centre, University of the Western Cape, Private Bag X08, Mitchells Plain 7785, South Africa
    Injury 34:261-6. 2003
    ..To assess the relationship between demographic, socioeconomic, family type and behavioural factors and childhood major and minor head and other injuries...
  77. ncbi request reprint Systematic review of controlled trials on the effectiveness of fluoride gels for the prevention of dental caries in children
    Valeria C C Marinho
    Systematic Reviews Training Unit, Institute of Child Health, London
    J Dent Educ 67:448-58. 2003
    ..2 D(M)FS/year, or an NNT of twenty-four (95 percent CI, 18 to 36) based on an increment of 0.2 D(M)FS/year. However, further work is needed to identify and quantify potential harmful effects of fluoride gels...
  78. ncbi request reprint Increasing children's acceptance of vegetables; a randomized trial of parent-led exposure
    Jane Wardle
    Cancer Research UK Health Behaviour Unit, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Appetite 40:155-62. 2003
    ..These findings suggest a parental advice strategy which could be disseminated directly to parents or by health professionals...
  79. ncbi request reprint Dental findings in 4-, 14-, and 25-to 35-year-old Hong Kong residents with mental and physical disabilities
    David O Donnell
    Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, 2 F Block A, Prince Philip Dental Hospital, 34 Hospital Road, Hong Kong, China
    Spec Care Dentist 22:231-4. 2002
    ..Abundant plaque was detected in 1.4% 4 year olds, 17.2% 14 year olds, and 15.8% 25 to 35 year olds. No calculus was observed in the 4 year olds, but 20.2% of 14 year olds had calculus as did 56.3% of the 25 to 35 year olds...
  80. ncbi request reprint Developing and evaluating an oral health-related quality of life index for children; the CHILD-OIDP
    Sudaduang Gherunpong
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Community Dent Health 21:161-9. 2004
    ..To develop an oral health-related quality of life index in Thai children and evaluate its psychometric properties...
  81. ncbi request reprint A life-course approach to assess psychosocial factors and periodontal disease
    Belinda Nicolau
    Unité d Epidémiologie et Biostatistique, INRS Institut Armand Frappier, Laval, QC, Canada
    J Clin Periodontol 34:844-50. 2007
    ..Several models have been used to suggest the role of psychosocial factors in periodontal disease. None have adopted the life-course approach, which emphasizes the importance of exposures over time and at critical points of a person's life...
  82. ncbi request reprint The potential impact of neighborhood empowerment on dental caries among adolescents
    Marcos P Pattussi
    Programa de Pós Graduação em Saúde Coletiva, Universidade do Vale do Rio dos Sinos São Leopoldo RS, Brazil
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 34:344-50. 2006
    ..This relationship has not been explored in relation to dental health. The objective of this study was to investigate the association between neighborhood empowerment and dental caries in adolescents...
  83. ncbi request reprint The relationship between clinical dental status and oral impacts in an elderly population
    Georgios Tsakos
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Oral Health Prev Dent 2:211-20. 2004
    ..To investigate the relationship between oral health-related quality of life and clinical dental measures in an elderly Greek population...
  84. pmc Neighborhood social capital and dental injuries in Brazilian adolescents
    Marcos Pascoal Pattussi
    Postgraduate Program on Collective Health of the Universidade do Vale do Rio dos Sinos, Sao Leopoldo, Brazil
    Am J Public Health 96:1462-8. 2006
    ..We investigated the association between social capital and dental injury...
  85. ncbi request reprint A socio-dental approach to assessing children's orthodontic needs
    Sudaduang Gherunpong
    Department of Community Dentistry, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
    Eur J Orthod 28:393-9. 2006
    ..Of the 10.5 percent with IRN, 6.9 percent had high or medium-high PRN, while 3.6 percent were at medium-low and low levels of propensity...
  86. ncbi request reprint Does the 'inverse screening law' apply to oral cancer screening and regular dental check-ups?
    Gopalkrishnan Netuveli
    Department of Primary Care and Social Medicine, Imperial College London, London, UK
    J Med Screen 13:47-50. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to assess whether people at higher risk of oral cancer in the UK visit dentists on a regular basis, and thereby afford opportunities for oral cancer screening...
  87. pmc A sociodental approach to assessing children's oral health needs: integrating an oral health-related quality of life (OHRQoL) measure into oral health service planning
    Sudaduang Gherunpong
    Department of Community Dentistry, Chulalongkorn UniversityThailand
    Bull World Health Organ 84:36-42. 2006
    ..We then compared the results of this sociodental assessment with standard estimates of a child's oral health needs...
  88. ncbi request reprint Social and biological early life influences on severity of dental caries in children aged 6 years
    Marco Aurelio Peres
    Department of Public Health, Federal University of Santa Catarina, 88010 970 Florianópolis, Brazil
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 33:53-63. 2005
    ..To investigate the relationship between social and biological conditions experienced in very early life and dental caries in children aged 6 years...
  89. ncbi request reprint Associations between school environments and childhood traumatic dental injuries
    Peerasak Malikaew
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Oral Health Prev Dent 1:255-66. 2003
    ..To assess the associations between social and physical school environments and the prevalence of traumatic dental injuries (TDI) in 12-year-old children in Thailand...
  90. ncbi request reprint Ranking countries by dental status using the DMFT and FS-T indices
    Necmi Namal
    Int Dent J 55:373-6. 2005
    ..The FS-T is the number of filled or sound teeth and is a measure of functional status...
  91. ncbi request reprint The life course approach: explaining the association between height and dental caries in Brazilian adolescents
    Belinda Nicolau
    Division of Dental Public Health, Faculty of Dentistry, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 33:93-8. 2005
    ..To investigate the relationship between height and dental caries in Brazilian adolescents...
  92. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of social and psychological factors in periodontal disease
    Aubrey Sheiham
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London Medical School, University College London, London, UK
    Periodontol 2000 39:118-31. 2005
  93. ncbi request reprint Clinical correlates of oral health-related quality of life: evidence from a national sample of British older people
    Georgios Tsakos
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Eur J Oral Sci 114:391-5. 2006
    ..OHRQoL in older British people is significantly related to the number of occluding pairs of natural teeth among the dentate and denture quality among the edentate...
  94. ncbi request reprint A reassessment of recall frequency intervals for screening in low caries incidence populations
    Ee Hong Tan
    Eastman Dental Institute, London, UK
    Int Dent J 56:277-82. 2006
    ..To reassess the recall frequency interval for dental examinations for children, based on annual caries increments...
  95. ncbi request reprint Clinical, social and psychosocial factors associated with self-rated oral health in Brazilian adolescents
    Marcos P Pattussi
    Programa de Pós Graduação em Saúde Coletiva, Universidade do Vale do Rio dos Sinos, Sao Leopoldo, RS, Brazil
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 35:377-86. 2007
    ..The objective of this study is to investigate the main social, psychosocial and clinical factors associated with poor self-rated oral health in adolescents...
  96. ncbi request reprint Is there a gradient by job classification in dental status in Japanese men?
    Ichizo Morita
    Department of Preventive Dentistry and Dental Public Health, School of Dentistry, Aichi Gakuin University, 1 100 Kusumoto cho, Chukusa ku, Nagoya 464 8650, Japan
    Eur J Oral Sci 115:275-9. 2007
    ..Skilled workers, those in service occupations, and drivers were 1.7, 1.9, and 3.1 times, respectively, more likely not to have 20 or more teeth compared with professionals aged 50-69 yr...
  97. ncbi request reprint Intensity and extent of oral impacts on daily performances by type of self-perceived oral problems
    Eduardo Bernabé
    Unidad de Investigación en Salud Pública Dental, Departamento de Odontologia Social, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    Eur J Oral Sci 115:111-6. 2007
    ..The pattern of the impacts differed according to the type of self-perceived oral problem. However, the differences were reflected in the extent, but not in the intensity, of the impacts...
  98. ncbi request reprint Traumatic dental injuries and associated factors among Brazilian preschool children
    Luciana Butini Oliveira
    Department of Orthodontics and Pediatric Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Dent Traumatol 23:76-81. 2007
    ..The prevalence of dental injuries in Brazilian preschool children was low. Children with anterior open bite experienced more dental injuries. Neither of the indicators of socio-economic status was related to the prevalence of TDI...
  99. ncbi request reprint Salutogenic factors that may enhance lifelong oral health in an elderly Japanese population
    Ichizo Morita
    Department of Preventive Dentistry and Dental Public Health, School of Dentistry, Aichi Gakuin University, Nagoya, Japan
    Gerodontology 24:47-51. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to assess which factors affected the maintenance of more than 20 teeth in Japanese patients aged 80 years and older, using a life-course perspective...
  100. ncbi request reprint Can oral health-related quality of life measures substitute for normative needs assessments in 11 to 12-year-old children?
    Georgios Tsakos
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College, London
    J Public Health Dent 66:263-8. 2006
    ....
  101. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and factors associated with traumatic dental injuries (TDI) to anterior teeth of 11-13 year old Thai children
    Peerasak Malikaew
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College Medical School, University College London, 1 19 Torrington Place, London
    Community Dent Health 23:222-7. 2006
    ..The objective was to assess the prevalence and factors associated with Traumatic Dental Injuries (TDI) to anterior teeth of 11-13 year old Thai children...