H V Worthington

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Affiliation: University of Manchester
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevention of oral mucositis and oral candidiasis for patients with cancer treated with chemotherapy: cochrane systematic review
    H V Worthington
    Cochrane Oral Health Review Group, MANDEC, University Dental Hospital of Manchester, UK
    J Dent Educ 66:903-11. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Methods for pooling results from multi-center studies
    H Worthington
    Dental Health Unit, 3A Skelton House, Manchester Science Park, Manchester M15 6SH, UK
    J Dent Res 83:C119-21. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Extraction of teeth over 5 years in regularly attending adults
    H Worthington
    Dental Health Unit, Turner Dental School, Manchester, UK
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 27:187-94. 1999
  4. ncbi request reprint Relationship between area deprivation and the anticaries benefit of an oral health programme providing free fluoride toothpaste to young children
    R P Ellwood
    Dental Health Unit, Manchester Science Park, Lloyd Street North, Manchester M15 6SH, UK
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 32:159-65. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Systematic review of population-based epidemiological studies of oro-facial pain
    T V Macfarlane
    Turner Dental School, The University of Manchester, Higher Cambridge Street, Manchester M15 6FH, UK
    J Dent 29:451-67. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Predictors of outcome for orofacial pain in the general population: a four-year follow-up study
    T V Macfarlane
    Turner Dental School, The University of Manchester, Higher Cambridge Street, M15 6FH, UK
    J Dent Res 83:712-7. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint An investigation into the value and relevance of oral health promotion leaflets for young adolescents
    C A Redmond
    University Dental Hospital, Manchester, UK
    Int Dent J 51:164-8. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with health care seeking behaviour for orofacial pain in the general population
    T V Macfarlane
    Turner Dental School, The University of Manchester, UK
    Community Dent Health 20:20-6. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Association between local mechanical factors and orofacial pain: survey in the community
    T V Macfarlane
    Turner Dental School, The University of Manchester, Higher Cambridge Street, Manchester M15 6FH, UK
    J Dent 31:535-42. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Testing the effect of including oral health in general health checks for elderly patients in medical practice--a randomized controlled trial
    C Lowe
    School of Dentistry, The University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 35:12-7. 2007

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  1. ncbi request reprint Prevention of oral mucositis and oral candidiasis for patients with cancer treated with chemotherapy: cochrane systematic review
    H V Worthington
    Cochrane Oral Health Review Group, MANDEC, University Dental Hospital of Manchester, UK
    J Dent Educ 66:903-11. 2002
    ..There is evidence that prophylactic use of antifungal agents, which are absorbed or partially absorbed from the gastrointestinal tract, reduce the clinical signs of oral candidiasis...
  2. ncbi request reprint Methods for pooling results from multi-center studies
    H Worthington
    Dental Health Unit, 3A Skelton House, Manchester Science Park, Manchester M15 6SH, UK
    J Dent Res 83:C119-21. 2004
    ..There is agreement among statisticians that a fixed-effects model should be used...
  3. ncbi request reprint Extraction of teeth over 5 years in regularly attending adults
    H Worthington
    Dental Health Unit, Turner Dental School, Manchester, UK
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 27:187-94. 1999
    ..This prospective study was conducted to describe the incidence of tooth extraction in a group of regularly attending adults and to assess factors that are predictive of tooth loss...
  4. ncbi request reprint Relationship between area deprivation and the anticaries benefit of an oral health programme providing free fluoride toothpaste to young children
    R P Ellwood
    Dental Health Unit, Manchester Science Park, Lloyd Street North, Manchester M15 6SH, UK
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 32:159-65. 2004
    ..To determine the effectiveness of providing free toothpaste containing either 1450 or 440 ppm F on caries experience in 5-year-old children living in areas with different levels of material deprivation...
  5. ncbi request reprint Systematic review of population-based epidemiological studies of oro-facial pain
    T V Macfarlane
    Turner Dental School, The University of Manchester, Higher Cambridge Street, Manchester M15 6FH, UK
    J Dent 29:451-67. 2001
    ..To conduct a systematic review of epidemiological literature in order to determine the prevalence and associated risk factors of oro-facial pain...
  6. ncbi request reprint Predictors of outcome for orofacial pain in the general population: a four-year follow-up study
    T V Macfarlane
    Turner Dental School, The University of Manchester, Higher Cambridge Street, M15 6FH, UK
    J Dent Res 83:712-7. 2004
    ..These findings may have implications for the identification and treatment of patients with orofacial pain...
  7. ncbi request reprint An investigation into the value and relevance of oral health promotion leaflets for young adolescents
    C A Redmond
    University Dental Hospital, Manchester, UK
    Int Dent J 51:164-8. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: The results indicate that for adolescents, leaflets which feature interpersonal relationships are well accepted and can stimulate better oral health behaviour...
  8. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with health care seeking behaviour for orofacial pain in the general population
    T V Macfarlane
    Turner Dental School, The University of Manchester, UK
    Community Dent Health 20:20-6. 2003
    ..To describe the health care seeking behaviour associated with orofacial pain (OFP) and determine factors associated with such behaviour...
  9. ncbi request reprint Association between local mechanical factors and orofacial pain: survey in the community
    T V Macfarlane
    Turner Dental School, The University of Manchester, Higher Cambridge Street, Manchester M15 6FH, UK
    J Dent 31:535-42. 2003
    ..The aetiology of orofacial pain (OFP) is not well understood. We aimed to determine the relationship between OFP and local mechanical factors in an unselected general population sample...
  10. ncbi request reprint Testing the effect of including oral health in general health checks for elderly patients in medical practice--a randomized controlled trial
    C Lowe
    School of Dentistry, The University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 35:12-7. 2007
    ..To test the feasibility and effectiveness of an oral health referral process for elderly patients (aged 75 years or over) attending a preventive health check (PHC) with their general medical practitioner...
  11. ncbi request reprint A survey of current practice with regard to oral care for children being treated for cancer
    A M Glenny
    Cochrane Oral Health Group, MANDEC, University Dental Hospital of Manchester, Higher Cambridge Street, Manchester M15 6FH, UK
    Eur J Cancer 40:1217-24. 2004
    ..The survey identified significant variation in preventive oral care therapies and dental check-ups at the UKCCSG centres. Attention needs to be given to establishing evidence based, effective strategies...
  12. ncbi request reprint The impact of fixed orthodontic appliances on daily life
    N A Mandall
    Orthodontic Department, University Dental Hospital of Manchester, UK
    Community Dent Health 23:69-74. 2006
    ..ii) To assess the impact of fixed appliances over time after initial appliance placement. iii) To investigate factors that may influence the impact of fixed appliances (age, gender and socioeconomic status)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Statistical aspects of measuring change in oral health status of older adults
    H V Worthington
    Dental Health Unit, Turner Dental School, University of Manchester, UK
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 26:48-51. 1998
    ..The final section of the paper looks at some of the fallacies which occur in the measurement of change and discusses whether or not we should try to correct for these...
  14. ncbi request reprint A cluster randomised, controlled trial of the value of dental health educators in general dental practice
    A S Blinkhorn
    The Unit of Oral Health and Development, The University Dental Hospital of Manchester
    Br Dent J 195:395-400; discussion 385. 2003
    ..To test the effectiveness of dental health educators in general dental practice...
  15. ncbi request reprint Prevention. Part 5: Preventive strategies for patients requiring osseointegrated oral implant treatment
    P Coulthard
    Head of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University Dental Hospital of Manchester
    Br Dent J 195:187-94. 2003
    ..This paper describes preventative strategies for the planning stage for implant treatment and the later maintenance period and indicates the level of scientific evidence supporting these strategies...
  16. ncbi request reprint The assessment of systematic reviews in dentistry
    A M Glenny
    Cochrane Oral Health Group, University Dental Hospital of Manchester, UK
    Eur J Oral Sci 111:85-92. 2003
    ..If future clinical decisions are to be based upon systematic reviews, it is imperative that the reviews address clinically relevant, focused questions and follow a 'transparent', well-designed protocol...
  17. ncbi request reprint Teledentistry for screening new patient orthodontic referrals. Part 1: A randomised controlled trial
    N A Mandall
    Orthodontic Department, University Dental Hospital of Manchester
    Br Dent J 199:659-62, discussion 653. 2005
    ..The secondary aims were to evaluate whether the teledentistry system affected i) referral rates ii) inappropriate referral rates iii) number of failed appointments...
  18. ncbi request reprint Routine panoramic radiography of new adult patients in general dental practice: relevance of diagnostic yield to treatment and identification of radiographic selection criteria
    V E Rushton
    Radiology Department, University Dental Hospital of Manchester, United Kingdom
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 93:488-95. 2002
    ..We sought to measure the diagnostic yield of relevance to treatment on routine panoramic radiographs taken of new adult (ie, 18 years and over) patients in general dental practice...
  19. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with the temporomandibular disorder, pain dysfunction syndrome (PDS): Manchester case-control study
    T V Macfarlane
    The University Dental Hospital of Manchester, UK
    Oral Dis 7:321-30. 2001
    ..To determine the individual and combined effects of potential risk factors in relation to the temporomandibular disorder, Pain Dysfunction Syndrome (PDS)...
  20. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of a training programme in primary care research for general dental practitioners
    A S Blinkhorn
    University Dental Hospital, Manchester
    Br Dent J 188:333-6. 2000
    ..To determine whether general dental practitioners would find seminars on research methods in primary care research of interest and whether they would be stimulated to plan their own research...
  21. ncbi request reprint Radiation reduction using a modified collimated lateral skull radiograph during orthodontic treatment
    N A Mandall
    University Dental Hospital of Manchester, UK
    Clin Orthod Res 2:179-85. 1999
    ..Therefore, the use of an MC lateral skull radiograph to show the maxilla and mandible is a viable alternative for cephalometric measurements for patients wearing two arch fixed appliances...
  22. ncbi request reprint Screening panoramic radiology of adults in general dental practice: radiological findings
    V E Rushton
    Department of Dental Medicine and Surgery, University Dental Hospital of Manchester
    Br Dent J 190:495-501. 2001
    ..To identify the radiological findings from routine screening panoramic radiographs taken of adult (> or = 18 years) patients in general dental practice...
  23. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing the selection of panoramic radiography in general dental practice
    V E Rushton
    Department of Dental Medicine and Surgery, University of Manchester, UK
    J Dent 27:565-71. 1999
    ..To identify factors influencing dentists' decisions to take panoramic radiographs and to determine dentists' perceptions of the value of panoramic radiographs in the diagnosis of common dental pathologies...
  24. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of computer aided learning in developing clinical decision-making skills
    E J Kay
    University of Dental Hospital of Manchester
    Br Dent J 190:554-7. 2001
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether an educational intervention delivered by a computer aided learning package improved the sensitivity and specificity of dentists' restorative treatment decisions...
  25. ncbi request reprint Pain control after routine dento-alveolar day surgery: a patient satisfaction survey
    A Joshi
    Department of Dental Medicine and Surgery, University Dental Hospital of Manchester
    Br Dent J 189:439-42. 2000
    ..An audit study which examines patient's opinions on the efficiency of two analgesic regimes prescribed to them following dento-alveolar surgery in our Day Unit...
  26. ncbi request reprint RCT comparing posterior occlusal forms for complete dentures
    A F Sutton
    The School of Dentistry, The University of Manchester, Higher Cambridge Street, Manchester, UK
    J Dent Res 86:651-5. 2007
    ..Lingualized and anatomic occlusal forms were perceived to be significantly superior in terms of chewing ability, when compared with zero-degree posterior occlusal surfaces...
  27. ncbi request reprint An assessment of the cost effectiveness of a postal toothpaste programme to prevent caries among five-year-old children in the North West of England
    G M Davies
    Dental Department, Central Manchester Primary Care Trust, Manchester, UK
    Community Dent Health 20:207-10. 2003
    ..To assess the cost effectiveness of a postal toothpaste programme to prevent caries in 5-year-old children in the north west of England...
  28. doi request reprint The impact of different viewing conditions on radiological file and working length measurement
    I Orafi
    School of Dentistry, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Int Endod J 43:600-7. 2010
    ..To determine the effect of different viewing conditions and observer experience upon the accuracy of file and working length measurements using analogue intra-oral radiographs...
  29. ncbi request reprint Sex hormonal factors and chronic widespread pain: a population study among women
    T V Macfarlane
    University Dental Hospital of Manchester, Dental Health Unit, University of Manchester, UK
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 41:454-7. 2002
    ..There is little available evidence from epidemiological studies on their importance or role...
  30. doi request reprint Twenty years of the Cochrane Collaboration
    H V Worthington
    The University of Manchester, School of Dentistry, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PL, UK
    J Dent Res 92:680-1. 2013
    ..This article illustrates the work of the Cochrane Oral Health Group, based at the University of Manchester, UK. ..
  31. ncbi request reprint A double-blind randomized controlled trial investigating the effectiveness of topical bupivacaine in reducing distress in children following extractions under general anaesthesia
    G Gazal
    Unit of Paediatric Dentistry, University Dental Hospital, Manchester, UK
    Int J Paediatr Dent 14:425-31. 2004
    ..This study was designed to investigate the effectiveness of topical bupivacaine (0.25%) in reducing postoperative distress following extraction of teeth under general anaesthesia in children...
  32. ncbi request reprint Association between female hormonal factors and oro-facial pain: study in the community
    T V Macfarlane
    University Dental Hospital of Manchester, Higher Cambridge Street, M15 6FH, UK
    Pain 97:5-10. 2002
    ..Women who report OFP are more likely to report symptoms associated with menstruation. This may indicate either the importance of hormones per se or identify a group of women who are more likely to report symptoms in general...
  33. ncbi request reprint Orthodontic adhesives: a systematic review
    N A Mandall
    Orthodontic Department, University Dental Hospital of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    J Orthod 29:205-10; discussion 195. 2002
    ..To evaluate which orthodontic adhesives (a). bond orthodontic brackets to teeth more reliably and (b). are more effective at preventing decalcification...
  34. ncbi request reprint An in vitro comparison of pH changes in root dentine following canal dressing with calcium hydroxide points and a conventional calcium hydroxide paste
    S M Ardeshna
    University of Manchester Dental Hospital, Higher Cambridge Street, Manchester, UK
    Int Endod J 35:239-44. 2002
    ..This study aimed to measure and compare pH changes at apical and cervical sites on the external root surface of extracted teeth dressed with calcium hydroxide in two different formulations...
  35. ncbi request reprint A randomized clinical trial to compare the effectiveness of canine lacebacks with reference to canine tip
    T Usmani
    University Dental Hospital of Manchester, UK
    J Orthod 29:281-6; discussion 277. 2002
    ..To assess the effectiveness of canine lacebacks on the proclination of the upper incisors with reference to pre-treatment canine tip...
  36. ncbi request reprint A randomized clinical trial to compare three methods of orthodontic space closure
    V Dixon
    University Dental Hospital of Manchester, UK
    J Orthod 29:31-6. 2002
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  37. ncbi request reprint Screening panoramic radiography of new adult patients: diagnostic yield when combined with bitewing radiography and identification of selection criteria
    V E Rushton
    Radiology Department, University Dental Hospital of Manchester
    Br Dent J 192:275-9. 2002
    ..To measure the radiological diagnostic yield on screening panoramic radiographs taken of new adult patients and to identify selection criteria for panoramic radiography of new adult patients...
  38. ncbi request reprint An investigation into the use of a voice operated data input system
    G M Hawley
    Dental Health Unit, University of Manchester, United Kingdom
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 21:24-6. 1993
    ..When all the factors affecting time were taken into consideration it was found that overall the manual keyboard method was significantly faster than both the paper chart method and the voice activated method...
  39. ncbi request reprint Interventions for replacing missing teeth: treatment of perimplantitis
    M Esposito
    School of Dentistry, University of Manchester, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Higher Cambridge Street, Manchester, UK M15 6FH E mail
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 3:CD004970. 2006
    ..Different treatment strategies for perimplantitis have been suggested, however it is unclear which are the most effective...
  40. ncbi request reprint A two-centre study to determine dentists' agreement with current guidelines on the frequency of bitewing radiography
    V E Rushton
    Turner Dental School, University of Manchester, England
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 24:175-81. 1996
    ..The results suggest that greater emphasis on selection criteria in continuing education of dentists is required...
  41. ncbi request reprint Association between untreated caries and age, gender and dental attendance in adults
    J E Clarkson
    Department of Oral Health and Development, University of Manchester, England
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 21:126-8. 1993
    ..Both coronal and root caries were associated with attendance, with irregular attenders experiencing more. Irregular attenders were three and a half times more likely to have caries on the root surfaces than regular attenders...
  42. ncbi request reprint Milk fluoridation: a comparison of dental health in two school communities in England
    J C Riley
    Birkenhead and Wallasey Primary Care Trust, Wirral, UK
    Community Dent Health 22:141-5. 2005
    ..To compare levels of caries experience in children attending schools in Wirral that have a fluoridated milk programme with children in a similar community which does not have a fluoridated milk programme...
  43. ncbi request reprint Systematic review of ceramic inlays
    M Hayashi
    Department of Restorative Dentistry and Endodontology, Osaka University Graduate School of Dentistry, 1 8 Yamadaoka, Suita, 565 0871, Osaka, Japan
    Clin Oral Investig 7:8-19. 2003
    ..Greater attention is required to the design and reporting of studies to improve the quality of clinical trials of ceramic inlays...
  44. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing the frequency of bitewing radiography in general dental practice
    V E Rushton
    Tumer Dental School, University of Manchester, England
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 24:272-6. 1996
    ..Pregnancy was seen as contra-indicatory for bitewings by almost all dentists. These results suggest that greater emphasis should be placed upon radiographic selection criteria in dental education...
  45. ncbi request reprint The relationship between restorative treatment provided and a one year increment of the F component in the DMF index
    J E Clarkson
    Dental Health Unit, Tumer Dental School, University of Manchester, England
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 24:332-5. 1996
    ..The results showed that the epidemiological FT and FS increments under-estimated both the total restorative treatment and that provided for caries by the dentists...
  46. ncbi request reprint A comparison of the subjective oral health status of older adults from deprived and affluent communities
    M Tickle
    Department of Public Health, Liverpool Health Authority, England
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 25:217-22. 1997
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  47. ncbi request reprint A randomised controlled trial of the effectiveness of providing free fluoride toothpaste from the age of 12 months on reducing caries in 5-6 year old children
    G M Davies
    Dental Department, Central Manchester Primary Care Trust, UK
    Community Dent Health 19:131-6. 2002
    ..A further aim was to compare the effectiveness of a programme using a toothpaste containing 440 ppmF (Colgate 0-6 Gel) with one containing 1,450 ppmF (Colgate Great Regular Flavour) in reducing caries...
  48. ncbi request reprint A cluster randomized controlled trial of a dental health education program for 10-year-old children
    H V Worthington
    Department of Oral Health and Development, University Dental Hospital of Manchester, England
    J Public Health Dent 61:22-7. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: The children receiving the program had significantly lower mean plaque scores and greater knowledge about toothbrushes and disclosing tablets than the control children who had not received the program...
  49. ncbi request reprint Opinions of UK specialists about terminology, diagnosis, and treatment of atypical facial pain: a survey
    A A Elrasheed
    Almana General Hospital, P O Box 311, Al Khobar 31952, Saudi Arabia
    Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 42:566-71. 2004
    ..No unified pattern of referral between different units was found. Treatment was mainly by antidepressant and anticonvulsant drugs, and counselling...
  50. ncbi request reprint The use of fibre-optic transillumination in general dental practice
    G M Davies
    Mancunian Trust, Manchester
    Br Dent J 191:145-7. 2001
    ..All GDPs found the FOTI technique a useful adjunct. They used FOTI in different ways and found a variety of uses for it other than caries diagnosis. CONCLUSIONS: The..