J D Bader

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Results from the Xylitol for Adult Caries Trial (X-ACT)
    James D Bader
    School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB 7450, Chapel Hill, N C 27599 7450, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 144:21-30. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Dental care plan assessment using the CAHPS Dental Plan Survey
    James D Bader
    School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 7450, USA
    J Public Health Dent 72:295-301. 2012
  3. pmc Design of the Prevention of Adult Caries Study (PACS): a randomized clinical trial assessing the effect of a chlorhexidine dental coating for the prevention of adult caries
    William M Vollmer
    Center for Health Research, 3800 N, Interstate Blvd, Portland, Oregon 97227, USA
    BMC Oral Health 10:23. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Development of effectiveness of care and use of services measures for dental care plans
    J D Bader
    Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 7590, USA
    J Public Health Dent 59:142-9. 1999
  5. doi request reprint Stumbling into the age of evidence
    James D Bader
    Operative Dentistry CB 7450, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Dent Clin North Am 53:15-22, vii. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of selected caries prevention and management methods
    J D Bader
    Operative Dentistry, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 29:399-411. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of the performance of a laser fluorescence device for detecting caries
    James D Bader
    Department of Operative Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 7450, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 135:1413-26. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of the performance of methods for identifying carious lesions
    James D Bader
    Sheps Center, CB 7590, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Public Health Dent 62:201-13. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Exploring the contributions of components of caries risk assessment guidelines
    James D Bader
    School of Dentistry and Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27514, USA
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 36:357-62. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint A pilot study of risk-based prevention in private practice
    James D Bader
    Department of Operative Dentistry, School of Dentistry, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 7450, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 134:1195-202. 2003

Detail Information

Publications47

  1. ncbi request reprint Results from the Xylitol for Adult Caries Trial (X-ACT)
    James D Bader
    School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB 7450, Chapel Hill, N C 27599 7450, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 144:21-30. 2013
    ..In a randomized controlled trial, the authors evaluated the effectiveness of xylitol lozenges in preventing caries in adults at elevated risk of developing caries...
  2. doi request reprint Dental care plan assessment using the CAHPS Dental Plan Survey
    James D Bader
    School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 7450, USA
    J Public Health Dent 72:295-301. 2012
    ..The performance of a recently developed survey instrument that inquires about patients' experiences with the receipt of dental care was examined to evaluate its potential utility as a patient-reported outcome measure for dental care plans...
  3. pmc Design of the Prevention of Adult Caries Study (PACS): a randomized clinical trial assessing the effect of a chlorhexidine dental coating for the prevention of adult caries
    William M Vollmer
    Center for Health Research, 3800 N, Interstate Blvd, Portland, Oregon 97227, USA
    BMC Oral Health 10:23. 2010
    ..Although a number of treatments are currently in use for caries prevention in adults, evidence for their efficacy and effectiveness is limited...
  4. ncbi request reprint Development of effectiveness of care and use of services measures for dental care plans
    J D Bader
    Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 7590, USA
    J Public Health Dent 59:142-9. 1999
    ..This project sought to develop and evaluate measures for effectiveness of care and use of services that could be calculated using a plan's administrative data...
  5. doi request reprint Stumbling into the age of evidence
    James D Bader
    Operative Dentistry CB 7450, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Dent Clin North Am 53:15-22, vii. 2009
    ..The emergence of the concept of evidence-based dentistry--and its fundamental construct, the systematic review--marks what can be considered a fundamental shift in how the dental knowledge base has grown and developed over time...
  6. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of selected caries prevention and management methods
    J D Bader
    Operative Dentistry, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 29:399-411. 2001
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of the performance of a laser fluorescence device for detecting caries
    James D Bader
    Department of Operative Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 7450, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 135:1413-26. 2004
    ..Although several evaluations of its diagnostic performance have appeared in the literature, the range of reported performances is extensive...
  8. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of the performance of methods for identifying carious lesions
    James D Bader
    Sheps Center, CB 7590, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Public Health Dent 62:201-13. 2002
    ..Future research must address these problems as well as expand the range of assessments to include primary teeth and root surfaces...
  9. ncbi request reprint Exploring the contributions of components of caries risk assessment guidelines
    James D Bader
    School of Dentistry and Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27514, USA
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 36:357-62. 2008
    ..To examine the relative contribution of current caries activity, past caries experience, and dentists' subjective assessment of caries risk classifications...
  10. ncbi request reprint A pilot study of risk-based prevention in private practice
    James D Bader
    Department of Operative Dentistry, School of Dentistry, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 7450, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 134:1195-202. 2003
    ..Risk-based prevention is a means of ensuring that patients receive preventive treatment appropriate for their risk of disease. While straightforward, its application in private practice has not been examined...
  11. ncbi request reprint Validation of a simple approach to caries risk assessment
    James D Bader
    Sheps Center, Ste 200, 725 Airport Rd, Chapel Hill, NC, 27514, USA
    J Public Health Dent 65:76-81. 2005
    ..This study examined the predictive validity of a simple subjective method promoted to dentists for assessing their patients' caries risk...
  12. ncbi request reprint Risk indicators for posterior tooth fracture
    James D Bader
    Department of Operative Dentistry, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 7450, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 135:883-92. 2004
    ..Identifying posterior teeth that are at heightened risk of developing cusp fracture is an inexact science. Risk indicators based on controlled observations are not available, and dentists' assessments vary...
  13. ncbi request reprint Physicians' roles in preventing dental caries in preschool children: a summary of the evidence for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
    James D Bader
    Department of Operative Dentistry, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Am J Prev Med 26:315-25. 2004
    ..Almost 20% of children aged 2 to 5 years have untreated dental caries. Physician interventions to prevent and manage dental caries in preschool children could help address this common problem...
  14. ncbi request reprint Systematic reviews of selected dental caries diagnostic and management methods
    J D Bader
    Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 37599 7590, USA
    J Dent Educ 65:960-8. 2001
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  15. ncbi request reprint Survey of systematic reviews in dentistry
    James Bader
    Department of Operative Dentistry, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 7450, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 135:464-73. 2004
    ..The authors describe the steps taken in systematic reviews and perform a literature survey to identify published systematic reviews of topics relevant to clinical dentistry...
  16. pmc Design of the xylitol for adult caries trial (X-ACT)
    James D Bader
    Dept of Operative Dentistry CB 7450, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill NC 27599 7450, USA
    BMC Oral Health 10:22. 2010
    ..Xylitol, an over-the-counter sweetener, has shown some potential as a caries preventive agent, but the evidence for its effectiveness is not yet conclusive and is based largely on studies in child populations...
  17. ncbi request reprint Descriptive models of restorative treatment decisions
    J D Bader
    Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 7590, USA
    J Public Health Dent 58:210-9. 1998
    ..Such models could be useful in personnel planning, in assessing the effects of dental treatment programs, and in furthering understanding of dentists' decision-making processes...
  18. ncbi request reprint Clinical technical performance of dental therapists in Alaska
    James D Bader
    Department of Operative Dentistry, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7450, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 142:322-6. 2011
    ..The Alaska Dental Health Aide Therapist program has matured to the point that therapists have been in practice for up to four years...
  19. ncbi request reprint A primer on outcomes in dentistry
    J D Bader
    Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 7590, USA
    J Public Health Dent 59:131-5. 1999
    ..The uses for outcomes information are discussed and suggestions are offered for improving dentistry's knowledge of outcomes through the cooperative involvement of dental research, dental education, and dental practice...
  20. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of audit-based performance measures for dental care plans
    J D Bader
    Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 7590, USA
    J Public Health Dent 59:150-7. 1999
    ..Therefore, we evaluated the use of a set of proxy clinical performance measures calculated from data obtained through chart audits...
  21. ncbi request reprint Dentist reliability in classifying disease risk and reason for treatment
    J D Bader
    Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 7590, USA
    J Public Health Dent 59:158-61. 1999
    ..The risk classification protocols had been in use in a group practice for more than a year, and the reason-for-treatment protocol had been introduced six months previously...
  22. pmc Four "lessons learned" while implementing a multi-site caries prevention trial
    James D Bader
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, School of Dentistry, NC 27599 7450, USA
    J Public Health Dent 70:171-5. 2010
    ..Attention to these considerations in the planning phases of a dental RCT can help ensure that the trial is clinically relevant while also maximizing the likelihood that its implementation will be successful...
  23. ncbi request reprint Using crowns to prevent tooth fracture
    J D Bader
    School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 24:47-51. 1996
    ..These results suggest that the placing of crowns to prevent fracture merits a careful determination of effectiveness and appropriateness...
  24. pmc Tooth-surface-specific effects of xylitol: randomized trial results
    A V Ritter
    University of North Carolina, School of Dentistry, 441 Brauer Hall, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7450, USA
    J Dent Res 92:512-7. 2013
    ..100), occlusal-surface caries (p = .408), or proximal-surface caries (p = .159). Among these caries-active adults, xylitol appears to have a caries-preventive effect on root surfaces (ClinicalTrials.gov NCT00393055)...
  25. pmc Restorative treatment thresholds for occlusal primary caries among dentists in the dental practice-based research network
    Valeria V Gordan
    Department of Operative Dentistry, College of Dentistry, Health Science Center, University of Florida, PO Box 100415, Gainesville, Fla 32610 0415, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 141:171-84. 2010
    ..They also aimed to identify characteristics that are associated with surgical intervention...
  26. ncbi request reprint Relationship between epidemiologic coronal caries assessments and practitioners' treatment recommendations in adults
    J D Bader
    School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599-7450
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 21:96-101. 1993
    ..Thus, F increments may substantially overestimate caries incidence...
  27. ncbi request reprint Cost implications of differences in dentists' restorative treatment decisions
    D A Shugars
    Department of Operative Dentistry, University of North Carolina, School of Dentistry, NC 27599 7450, USA
    J Public Health Dent 56:219-22. 1996
    ..This study sought to determine the effects of variation in both dentists' decisions to treat and choice of treatment on the costs of care...
  28. ncbi request reprint Association of dental health knowledge with periodontal conditions among regular patients
    J D Bader
    Dept. of Dental Ecology, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 18:32-6. 1990
    ..Among regular utilizers, the effects of receipt of dental care may be more determinative than level of patient knowledge...
  29. ncbi request reprint Incidence rates for complete cusp fracture
    J D Bader
    Department of Operative Dentistry, Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 29:346-53. 2001
    ..Although complete cusp fracture is acknowledged to occur frequently, incidence rates have been reported rarely. This study determined incidence rates for complete coronal cusp fracture per person and per tooth type...
  30. ncbi request reprint The consequences of not replacing a missing posterior tooth
    D A Shugars
    School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 7450, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 131:1317-23. 2000
    ..Failure to replace a missing posterior tooth is assumed to result in host of adverse consequences, which include shifting of teeth and loss of alveolar bone support...
  31. ncbi request reprint A simple method to estimate restoration volume as a possible predictor for tooth fracture
    J R Sturdevant
    School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 7450, USA
    J Prosthet Dent 90:162-7. 2003
    ..However, there is poor agreement among dentists as to when restoration placement is necessary because of the inability to make objective measurements of restoration size...
  32. ncbi request reprint Consequences of posterior cusp fracture
    James D Bader
    Department of Operative Dentistry, University of North Carolina School of Dentistry, Chapel Hill, USA
    Gen Dent 52:128-31. 2004
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Movement of teeth adjacent to posterior bounded edentulous spaces
    K L Gragg
    Department of Orthodontics, Center for Health Services Research, School of Dentistry, The University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 7450, USA
    J Dent Res 80:2021-4. 2001
    ..These findings suggest that movement of teeth adjacent to a posterior BES after the first two years is usually gradual and minor within the time frame of this study...
  34. ncbi request reprint What do we know about how dentists make caries-related treatment decisions?
    J D Bader
    School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 7590, USA
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 25:97-103. 1997
    ....
  35. pmc Concordance between preoperative and postoperative assessments of primary caries lesion depth: results from the Dental PBRN
    Marcelle M Nascimento
    Department of Operative Dentistry, College of Dentistry, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Oper Dent 35:389-96. 2010
    ..In general, DPBRN dentists were more likely to underestimate than overestimate the depth of caries lesions, and the extent of underestimation was greater for enamel than for dentin lesions...
  36. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based dentistry in clinical practice
    Amid I Ismail
    Department of Cariology, Restorative Sciences, and Endodontics, School of Dentistry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 135:78-83. 2004
    ..EBD provides an approach to oral health care that follows a process of systematically collecting and analyzing scientific evidence to answer a specific clinical question...
  37. ncbi request reprint Systematic reviews and the practice of evidence-based dentistry: professional and policy implications
    A I Ismail
    Department of Cariology, Restorative Sciences, and Endodontics, School of Dentistry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 1078, USA
    J Am Coll Dent 66:5-12. 1999
    ..The impact of this approach to providing care is traced for quality of care and professionalism. Policy implications are drawn and the impact of evidence-based dentistry for dental education and research are discussed...
  38. ncbi request reprint Case-control study of non-carious cervical lesions
    J D Bader
    School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599-7590, USA
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 24:286-91. 1996
    ..The results suggest that non-carious cervical lesions do have a multifactorial etiology, and that multiple causal mechanisms may operate in the initiation and progression of individual lesions...
  39. ncbi request reprint The evidence supporting alternative management strategies for early occlusal caries and suspected occlusal dentinal caries
    James D Bader
    Operative Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    J Evid Based Dent Pract 6:91-100. 2006
    ..To assess the strength of the evidence describing the effectiveness of alternative strategies to the detection and management of early occlusal caries and suspected occlusal dentinal caries...
  40. pmc Root caries risk indicators: a systematic review of risk models
    Andre V Ritter
    Department of Operative Dentistry, University of North Carolina School of Dentistry, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7450, USA
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 38:383-97. 2010
    ..To identify risk indicators that are associated with root caries incidence in published predictive risk models...
  41. ncbi request reprint Relationship of clinical depression to periodontal treatment outcome
    John R Elter
    Department of Dental Ecology, School of Dentistry, UNC Chapel Hill, USA
    J Periodontol 73:441-9. 2002
    ..Depression has been associated with periodontal disease; however, its relationship to periodontal treatment outcome (PTO) has not been investigated...
  42. ncbi request reprint Dental patients' knowledge and beliefs about periodontal disease
    J D Bader
    Department of Dental Ecology, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599-7450
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 17:60-4. 1989
    ..Although patients' knowledge was not perfect, it included few misperceptions that could threaten oral health. Additional education was most needed with respect to the significance of bleeding gums...
  43. ncbi request reprint Summary review of the survival of single crowns
    James D Bader
    Department of Operative Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA
    Gen Dent 57:74-81. 2009
    ..Longer-term survival is less well-described; according to the literature, survival at 15-20 years ranges from 50-80%. These findings should help dentists and their patients to make informed treatment decisions regarding crowns...
  44. ncbi request reprint Be wary of experts citing evidence
    James D Bader
    Operatvie Dentistry, University of North Carolina School of Dentistry, Chapel Hill, USA
    J Esthet Restor Dent 16:207-9. 2004
  45. ncbi request reprint Systematic reviews and their implications for dental practice
    James D Bader
    School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Tex Dent J 121:380-7. 2004
  46. ncbi request reprint Outcomes associated with dentists' risk assessment
    D Brad Rindal
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1524, USA
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 34:381-6. 2006
    ..To examine retrospectively the caries-related restorative experience of at-risk individuals who received fluoride-based preventive interventions to determine if the intervention resulted in fewer caries-related procedures...
  47. doi request reprint Clinical decision support chairside tools for evidence-based dental practice
    George K Merijohn
    J Evid Based Dent Pract 8:119-32. 2008
    ..The Assess-Advise-Decide Approach, described in this article, better enables patients to determine which course of action is in line with their preferences and values...

Research Grants3

  1. Planning Grant for Xylitol Trial in Caries-Active Adults
    James Bader; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  2. Xylitol Adult Caries Trial (X-ACT)--Study Chair application
    James Bader; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Little research has been done on methods to prevent tooth decay in adults. This study would test how well a lozenge to be taken several times a day works to prevent tooth decay in adults who are prone to tooth decay. ..