K E Heller

Summary

Affiliation: University of Iowa
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Using insurance claims and demographic data for surveillance of children's oral health
    Keith E Heller
    333N Dental Science Building, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242 1010, USA
    J Public Health Dent 64:5-13. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Sugared soda consumption and dental caries in the United States
    K E Heller
    University of Michigan, Department of Epidemiology, Program in Dental Public Health, Ann Arbor 48109 2029, USA
    J Dent Res 80:1949-53. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Dental caries and dental fluorosis at varying water fluoride concentrations
    K E Heller
    School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 2029, USA
    J Public Health Dent 57:136-43. 1997
  4. ncbi request reprint The effects of a break in water fluoridation on the development of dental caries and fluorosis
    B A Burt
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 2029, USA
    J Dent Res 79:761-9. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint Water consumption and nursing characteristics of infants by race and ethnicity
    K E Heller
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 2029, USA
    J Public Health Dent 60:140-6. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint Professionally applied topical fluoride and restorative care in insured children
    S A Eklund
    University of Michigan, School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, Ann Arbor 48109 2029, USA
    J Public Health Dent 60:33-8. 2000
  7. ncbi request reprint Water consumption in the United States in 1994-96 and implications for water fluoridation policy
    K E Heller
    Department of Epidemiology, Program in Dental Public Health, University of Michigan, 109 South Observatory, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    J Public Health Dent 59:3-11. 1999
  8. ncbi request reprint Associations between dental treatment in the primary and permanent dentitions using insurance claims data
    K E Heller
    University of Michigan, School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, Program in Dental Public Health, USA
    Pediatr Dent 22:469-74. 2000
  9. ncbi request reprint Fluid consumption related to climate among children in the United States
    W Sohn
    Department of Cariology, Restorative Sciences, and Endodontics, School of Dentistry, University of Michigan, 1101 North University Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1078, USA
    J Public Health Dent 61:99-106. 2001
  10. doi request reprint Dentists' treatment of underserved populations following participation in community-based clinical rotations as dental students
    Michelle R McQuistan
    Preventive and Community Dentistry, University of Iowa College of Dentistry, 343 Dental Science Building North, Iowa City, IA 52242 1010, USA
    J Public Health Dent 70:276-84. 2010

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint Using insurance claims and demographic data for surveillance of children's oral health
    Keith E Heller
    333N Dental Science Building, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242 1010, USA
    J Public Health Dent 64:5-13. 2004
    ..This paper examines the utility of using private insurance and Medicaid dental claims as well as demographic data for assessing the oral health of children aged 5-12 years in Genesee County, Michigan, communities...
  2. ncbi request reprint Sugared soda consumption and dental caries in the United States
    K E Heller
    University of Michigan, Department of Epidemiology, Program in Dental Public Health, Ann Arbor 48109 2029, USA
    J Dent Res 80:1949-53. 2001
    ..The absence of apparent effects of sugared soda consumption in younger people may also be related to the increased use of fluorides since the 1960s...
  3. ncbi request reprint Dental caries and dental fluorosis at varying water fluoride concentrations
    K E Heller
    School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 2029, USA
    J Public Health Dent 57:136-43. 1997
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the relationships between caries experience and dental fluorosis at different fluoride concentrations in drinking water. The impact of other fluoride products also was assessed...
  4. ncbi request reprint The effects of a break in water fluoridation on the development of dental caries and fluorosis
    B A Burt
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 2029, USA
    J Dent Res 79:761-9. 2000
    ..It was concluded that while the break had little effect on caries, dental fluorosis is sensitive to even small changes in fluoride exposure from drinking water, and this sensitivity is greater at 1 to 3 years of age than at 4 or 5 years...
  5. ncbi request reprint Water consumption and nursing characteristics of infants by race and ethnicity
    K E Heller
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 2029, USA
    J Public Health Dent 60:140-6. 2000
    ..The purpose of this project was to determine racial/ethnic differences in water consumption levels and nursing habits of children younger than 2 years old...
  6. ncbi request reprint Professionally applied topical fluoride and restorative care in insured children
    S A Eklund
    University of Michigan, School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, Ann Arbor 48109 2029, USA
    J Public Health Dent 60:33-8. 2000
    ..This study evaluates the association between use of professionally applied topical fluoride and use of interproximal restorations in primary and permanent teeth of children...
  7. ncbi request reprint Water consumption in the United States in 1994-96 and implications for water fluoridation policy
    K E Heller
    Department of Epidemiology, Program in Dental Public Health, University of Michigan, 109 South Observatory, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    J Public Health Dent 59:3-11. 1999
    ..Current water consumption data also were used to reevaluate the association between water consumption and climate. These findings are of importance in estimating fluoride intake from fluoridated water...
  8. ncbi request reprint Associations between dental treatment in the primary and permanent dentitions using insurance claims data
    K E Heller
    University of Michigan, School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, Program in Dental Public Health, USA
    Pediatr Dent 22:469-74. 2000
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the associations between dental treatment in the early primary dentition and later treatment in the primary and permanent teeth...
  9. ncbi request reprint Fluid consumption related to climate among children in the United States
    W Sohn
    Department of Cariology, Restorative Sciences, and Endodontics, School of Dentistry, University of Michigan, 1101 North University Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1078, USA
    J Public Health Dent 61:99-106. 2001
    ..The aim of this analysis is to relate fluid consumption among American children aged 1-10 years to the local climate under modern conditions...
  10. doi request reprint Dentists' treatment of underserved populations following participation in community-based clinical rotations as dental students
    Michelle R McQuistan
    Preventive and Community Dentistry, University of Iowa College of Dentistry, 343 Dental Science Building North, Iowa City, IA 52242 1010, USA
    J Public Health Dent 70:276-84. 2010
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  11. ncbi request reprint Dentists' comfort in treating underserved populations after participating in community-based clinical experiences as a student
    Michelle R McQuistan
    Department of Preventive and Community Dentistry, University of Iowa College of Dentistry, 343 Dental Science Building North, Iowa City, IA 52242 1010, USA
    J Dent Educ 72:422-30. 2008
    ..Additionally, dental schools should continuously monitor the short- and long-term value of these programs for their students and recent graduates...
  12. ncbi request reprint Students' opinions about treating vulnerable populations immediately after completing community-based clinical experiences
    Raymond A Kuthy
    Department of Preventive and Community Dentistry, University of Iowa College of Dentistry, Iowa City, IA 52242 1010, USA
    J Dent Educ 71:646-54. 2007
    ..Students were more comfortable treating certain population groups as well as more willing to consider including these groups in their future practices...
  13. ncbi request reprint Students' comfort level in treating vulnerable populations and future willingness to treat: results prior to extramural participation
    Raymond A Kuthy
    University of Iowa College of Dentistry, N336 DSB, Iowa City, IA 52242 1010, USA
    J Dent Educ 69:1307-14. 2005
    ..This study provides insight about comfort with and perceived future willingness to treat special needs and other vulnerable patient groups...
  14. ncbi request reprint Seasonal variation in fluoride intake: the Iowa fluoride study
    Barbara Broffitt
    Department of Preventive and Community Dentistry, College of Dentistry, University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242, USA
    J Public Health Dent 64:198-204. 2004
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  15. pmc Dental students' perceived comfort and future willingness to treat underserved populations: surveys prior to and immediately after extramural experiences
    Raymond A Kuthy
    Department of Preventive and Community Dentistry, University of Iowa College of Dentistry, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    Spec Care Dentist 30:242-9. 2010
    ..While student comfort in treating several groups improved after completion of the community-based experiences, there were mixed results for future willingness to treat underserved populations...
  16. ncbi request reprint Soft drink consumption and caries risk in children and adolescents
    Jonathan D Shenkin
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, University of Iowa College of Dentistry, Iowa City, USA
    Gen Dent 51:30-6. 2003
    ..This paper addresses the changing consumption of beverages among children and adolescents, the health consequences of such a change, and a new caries risk assessment tool that can be utilized in a private practice setting...
  17. ncbi request reprint Ethical dilemmas reported by fourth-year dental students
    Helen M Sharp
    Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI 49008, USA
    J Dent Educ 69:1116-22. 2005
    ..Students' reports may also yield a method for systematic assessment of students' abilities to apply classroom ethics instruction to clinical practice...
  18. ncbi request reprint Natural history of treatment outcomes of permanent first molars: a study of sealant effectiveness
    Patita Bhuridej
    Department of Community Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Am Dent Assoc 136:1265-72. 2005
    ..Few studies have used insurance claims data to retrospectively assess the natural history--a natural process or flow of events without any special interventions--and treatment outcomes of teeth with dental sealants...
  19. ncbi request reprint Four-year cost-utility analyses of sealed and nonsealed first permanent molars in Iowa Medicaid-enrolled children
    Patita Bhuridej
    Department of Community Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Public Health Dent 67:191-8. 2007
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Is 75 percent of dental caries really found in 25 percent of the population?
    Mark D Macek
    Department of Oral Health Care Delivery, Baltimore College of Dental Surgery Dental School, University of Maryland, 666 West Baltimore Street, Room 3 E 02, Baltimore, MD 21201 1586, USA
    J Public Health Dent 64:20-5. 2004
    ..Results provide accurate age-specific and dentition-specific X values for the general statement, "75 percent of dental caries is found in X percent of the population."..