Charlotte W Lewis

Summary

Affiliation: University of Washington
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Wanting better: a qualitative study of low-income parents about their children's oral health
    Charlotte W Lewis
    School of Medicine, University of Washington Department of Pediatrics, Division of General Pediatrics, University of Washington Child Health Institute, Seattle, USA
    Pediatr Dent 32:518-24. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint The role of the pediatrician in the oral health of children: A national survey
    C W Lewis
    Child Health Institute University of Washington, University of Washington, USA
    Pediatrics 106:E84. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Preventive dental care for children in the United States: a national perspective
    Charlotte W Lewis
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Pediatrics 119:e544-53. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Community orthodontists and craniofacial care: results of a Washington state survey
    Charlotte W Lewis
    Craniofacial Center, Children s Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Cleft Palate Craniofac J 42:521-5. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Unmet dental care needs among children with special health care needs: implications for the medical home
    Charlotte Lewis
    Child Health Institute, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Pediatrics 116:e426-31. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Fluoride varnish use in primary care: what do providers think?
    Charlotte Lewis
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, Child Health Institute, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Pediatrics 115:e69-76. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Oral health in the pediatric practice setting: a survey of Washington State pediatricians
    Charlotte W Lewis
    Division of General Pediatrics, Child Health Institute, University of Washington, Box 354920, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Public Health Dent 64:111-4. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Preventive dental care for young, Medicaid-insured children in Washington state
    Charlotte Lewis
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, Child Health Institute, School of Public Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Pediatrics 124:e120-7. 2009
  9. pmc Dental care and children with special health care needs: a population-based perspective
    Charlotte W Lewis
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of General Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Acad Pediatr 9:420-6. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Toothache in US children
    Charlotte Lewis
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of General Pediatrics and the Child Health Institute, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:1059-63. 2010

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. ncbi request reprint Wanting better: a qualitative study of low-income parents about their children's oral health
    Charlotte W Lewis
    School of Medicine, University of Washington Department of Pediatrics, Division of General Pediatrics, University of Washington Child Health Institute, Seattle, USA
    Pediatr Dent 32:518-24. 2010
    ..Using qualitative methods, the purpose of this study was to understand low-income parents' experiences and how these influenced their oral health-related behavior toward their children...
  2. ncbi request reprint The role of the pediatrician in the oral health of children: A national survey
    C W Lewis
    Child Health Institute University of Washington, University of Washington, USA
    Pediatrics 106:E84. 2000
    ..To assess pediatricians' knowledge, attitudes, and professional experience regarding oral health, and to determine willingness to incorporate fluoride varnish into their practices...
  3. ncbi request reprint Preventive dental care for children in the United States: a national perspective
    Charlotte W Lewis
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Pediatrics 119:e544-53. 2007
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Community orthodontists and craniofacial care: results of a Washington state survey
    Charlotte W Lewis
    Craniofacial Center, Children s Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Cleft Palate Craniofac J 42:521-5. 2005
    ..Little is known about community orthodontists' previous training in, experience with, or receptivity to caring for children with craniofacial disorders...
  5. ncbi request reprint Unmet dental care needs among children with special health care needs: implications for the medical home
    Charlotte Lewis
    Child Health Institute, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Pediatrics 116:e426-31. 2005
    ..Little is known about the characteristics of children with special health care needs (CSHCN) who have unmet dental care needs...
  6. ncbi request reprint Fluoride varnish use in primary care: what do providers think?
    Charlotte Lewis
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, Child Health Institute, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Pediatrics 115:e69-76. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to perform an in-depth case study of fluoride varnish diffusion in 12 pediatric, family medicine, and nurse practitioner offices that underwent fluoride varnish training...
  7. ncbi request reprint Oral health in the pediatric practice setting: a survey of Washington State pediatricians
    Charlotte W Lewis
    Division of General Pediatrics, Child Health Institute, University of Washington, Box 354920, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Public Health Dent 64:111-4. 2004
    ..Pediatric health care providers may be the only source of preventive oral health education for families of young children who lack access to professional dental care...
  8. ncbi request reprint Preventive dental care for young, Medicaid-insured children in Washington state
    Charlotte Lewis
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, Child Health Institute, School of Public Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Pediatrics 124:e120-7. 2009
    ..The Access to the Baby and Childhood Dentistry (ABCD) program of Washington State is targeted to Medicaid-insured children <6 years of age to improve their access to PDC...
  9. pmc Dental care and children with special health care needs: a population-based perspective
    Charlotte W Lewis
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of General Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Acad Pediatr 9:420-6. 2009
    ..Despite advances in knowledge about dental care among CSHCN, unanswered questions remain. Recommendations are provided toward obtaining additional data and facilitating dental care access for this vulnerable population...
  10. doi request reprint Toothache in US children
    Charlotte Lewis
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of General Pediatrics and the Child Health Institute, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 164:1059-63. 2010
    ..To describe the prevalence of and risk factors for recent toothache among US children and to estimate frequency of contact between children with toothache and their pediatric primary care providers (PPCP)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Oral health of young Alaska Native children and their caregivers in Southwestern Alaska
    Charlotte W Lewis
    Child Health Institute, Division of General Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 4920, USA
    Alaska Med 44:83-7. 2002
    ..We sought to determine the prevalence of caries and associated risk factors in young Native children and their caregivers in two communities in rural Alaska...
  12. ncbi request reprint Tracheotomy in pediatric patients: a national perspective
    Charlotte W Lewis
    Child Health Institute, University of Washington, Seattle 98195 4920, USA
    Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 129:523-9. 2003
    ..Given the complexity of health care that these patients subsequently require, monitoring the performance of this procedure and patient outcomes across the diverse US health care system is warranted...
  13. doi request reprint Oral health and pediatricians: results of a national survey
    Charlotte W Lewis
    Division of General Pediatrics, University of Washington and Craniofacial Center, Seattle Children s Hospital, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Acad Pediatr 9:457-61. 2009
    ..We sought to assess pediatricians' current attitudes and practices related to oral health of children 0-3 years old...
  14. ncbi request reprint Dental insurance and its impact on preventive dental care visits for U.S. children
    Charlotte Lewis
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of General Pediatrics and Child Health Institute, School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 138:369-80. 2007
    ..The authors sought to describe the proportion and characteristics of U.S. children with dental insurance and to assess the relationship between dental insurance and preventive dental care (PDC)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Pediatric primary care providers and adolescent depression: a qualitative study of barriers to treatment and the effect of the black box warning
    Laura P Richardson
    Department of Pediatrics, Child Health Institute, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington 98115, USA
    J Adolesc Health 40:433-9. 2007
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint A comparison of nasendoscopy and multiview videofluoroscopy in assessing velopharyngeal insufficiency
    Derek J Lam
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Washington Medical Center, Box 356515, 1959 NE Pacific Street, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 134:394-402. 2006
    ..1) To compare nasendoscopy (NE) and multiview fluoroscopy (MVF) in assessing velopharyngeal gap size; and 2) to determine the relationship between these assessments and velopharyngeal insufficiency (VPI) severity...
  17. ncbi request reprint Bupivacaine administration and postoperative pain following anterior iliac crest bone graft for alveolar cleft repair
    Jason E Dashow
    University of Washington School of Dentistry, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Cleft Palate Craniofac J 46:173-8. 2009
    ..The comparison group received only bupivacaine infiltration (NO BAS) at the AIC...
  18. ncbi request reprint Availability of dental appointments for young children in King County, Washington: implications for access to care
    Richard G Smith
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics and Child Health Institute, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Pediatr Dent 27:207-11. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the proportion of dental offices in King County willing to provide a new appointment to young children and young children on Medicaid...
  19. ncbi request reprint Emergency department analgesia for fracture pain
    Julie C Brown
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, School of Medicine and the Children s Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 42:197-205. 2003
    ..Among children, we compare treatment between pediatric and nonpediatric facilities...
  20. ncbi request reprint Furlow palatoplasty for management of velopharyngeal insufficiency: a prospective study of 148 consecutive patients
    Jonathan A Perkins
    Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 116:72-80; discussion 81-4. 2005
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Recent epidemiology of pediatric cochlear implantation in the United States: disparity among children of different ethnicity and socioeconomic status
    Ryan E Stern
    University of Washington School of Medicine, the Department of Health Services, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Laryngoscope 115:125-31. 2005
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Dental care needs, use and expenditures among U.S. children with and without special health care needs
    Hiroko Iida
    Department of Epidemiology, Child Health Institute, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195 492, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 141:79-88. 2010
    ..Controversy exists in the literature about whether dental care needs, use and expenditures differ between children with and without special health care needs (SHCN)...
  23. ncbi request reprint Dental complaints in emergency departments: a national perspective
    Charlotte Lewis
    Child Health Institute, Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, 6200 NE 74th Street, Building 29, Seattle, WA 98115, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 42:93-9. 2003
    ..We hypothesized that dental-related ED visits were more likely than other ED visits to have Medicaid or no insurance as the payer...
  24. pmc Visiting the emergency department for dental problems: trends in utilization, 2001 to 2008
    Helen H Lee
    Department of Anesthesiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:e77-83. 2012
    ..We tested the hypothesis that between 2001 and 2008, Americans increasingly relied upon emergency departments (EDs) for dental care...
  25. ncbi request reprint Fluoride
    Charlotte W Lewis
    Child Health Institute and Division of General Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Pediatr Rev 24:327-36. 2003
  26. ncbi request reprint Stretching the safety net too far waiting times for dental treatment
    Charlotte W Lewis
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, and Craniofacial Center, Children s Hospital, Seattle, USA
    Pediatr Dent 24:6-10. 2002
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint A new oral health elective for medical students at the University of Washington
    Wendy E Mouradian
    Pediatric Dentistry Dental Public Health Sciences, Health Services, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Teach Learn Med 18:336-42. 2006
    ..Oral health is an important but inadequately addressed area in medical school curricula. Primary care practitioners are in an ideal position to help prevent oral disease but lack the knowledge to do so...
  28. ncbi request reprint Question from the clinician: fluoridated water
    Sima Bakalian
    Kaiser Permanente
    Pediatr Rev 24:70. 2003

Research Grants6

  1. Primary Care Provider and Preventive Oral Health
    Charlotte Lewis; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..In addition, this career development award is expected to provide to Dr. Lewis the didactic and experiential training necessary to become an independent clinical investigator focusing on pediatric and dental health services research. ..
  2. Oral Health Status and Habits of Young Children with Developmental Delay
    Charlotte Lewis; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  3. A pilot study for oral health case management of children with orofacial clefts
    Charlotte Lewis; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..As a secondary aim, we intend to identify dietary and oral hygiene habits, dental experience and parental oral health attitudes that would be amenable to intervention as part of our future case management model. ..
  4. Dental Care in Children With and Without Special Health Care Needs
    Charlotte Lewis; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..In addition, we hypothesize that CSHCN will require relatively more restorative dental care and thus have higher dental expenditures per dental visit and overall than children without special needs. ..