Affiliation: University of California
- Bacterial, behavioral and environmental factors associated with early childhood cariesFrancisco J Ramos-Gomez
Growth and Development Division of Pediatric Dentistry, School of Dentistry, University of California, San Francisco 94143, USA
J Clin Pediatr Dent 26:165-73. 2002..ECC correlated significantly with child's age and lack of dental insurance of the children, as well as inversely with both family income and the educational level of the mother of the child...
- Classification, diagnostic criteria, and treatment recommendations for orofacial manifestations in HIV-infected pediatric patients. Collaborative Workgroup on Oral Manifestations of Pediatric HIV InfectionF J Ramos-Gomez
Department of Growth and Development, School of Dentistry, University of California San Francisco 94143 0438, USA
J Clin Pediatr Dent 23:85-96. 1999..Treatment recommendations, specific for this age group, have been included for some of the more common HIV-related orofacial manifestations...
- Latino oral health: A research agenda toward eliminating oral health disparitiesFrancisco Ramos-Gomez
Department of Orofacial Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, Calif, 94143 0753, USA
J Am Dent Assoc 136:1231-40. 2005..The Hispanic population has become the largest minority group in the United States, resulting in an increase in oral health care demands. Developing a research agenda and promoting collaboration on Latino oral health issues are crucial...
- Dental considerations for the paediatric AIDS/HIV patientF Ramos-Gomez
Department of Growth and Development, University of California San Francisco, and Pediatric Dental Services, San Francisco General Hospital, 94143 0753, USA
Oral Dis 8:49-54. 2002....
- Oral manifestations and dental status in paediatric HIV infectionF J Ramos-Gomez
Department of Growth and Development, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0438, USA
Int J Paediatr Dent 10:3-11. 2000..To describe the incidence and prevalence of oral manifestations of HIV infection in a population of perinatally infected children...
- Into the future: keeping healthy teeth caries free: pediatric CAMBRA protocolsFrancisco Ramos-Gomez
University of California, Los Angeles, School of Dentistry, Section of Pediatrics, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1668, USA
J Calif Dent Assoc 39:723-33. 2011..Information obtained through a risk assessment can guide a disease management care path tailored to an individual's age and risk to effectively treat and manage one's caries disease process...
- Caries risk assessment, prevention, and management in pediatric dental careFrancisco Ramos-Gomez
School of Dentistry, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Gen Dent 58:505-17; quiz 518-9. 2010....
- The association of early childhood caries and race/ethnicity among California preschool childrenCaroline H Shiboski
Department of Stomatology, University of California San Francisco, 94143 0422, USA
J Public Health Dent 63:38-46. 2003..This paper explores the role of race/ethnicity in the occurrence of early childhood caries (ECC) among California Head Start (HS) and non-HS preschool children...
- Implementing an infant oral care programFrancisco Ramos-Gomez
Department of Growth and Development, University of California School of Dentistry, San Francisco 94143 0753, USA
J Calif Dent Assoc 30:752-61. 2002..Facilitating access to early and regular dental care is a crucial part of any effective intervention strategy, and intervention techniques should be tailored to the community being served...
- Recruiting and retaining pregnant women from a community health center at the US-Mexico border for the Mothers and Youth Access clinical trialFrancisco Ramos-Gomez
Section of Pediatric Dentistry, University of California, Los Angeles School of Dentistry, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1668, USA
Clin Trials 5:336-46. 2008..Recruitment and retention in clinical trials of minorities is low, particularly in rural underserved populations. This has slowed progress in addressing racial/ethnic disparities in oral health...
- Caries risk assessment appropriate for the age 1 visit (infants and toddlers)Francisco J Ramos-Gomez
Department of Orofacial Sciences, Division of Pediatric Dentistry, University of California, San Francisco 94143, USA
J Calif Dent Assoc 35:687-702. 2007..Collaboration among all health professionals regarding early and timely intervention to promote children's oral health and disease prevention is emphasized...
- Clinical protocols for caries management by risk assessmentLarry Jenson
Department of Preventive and Restorative Dental Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, School of Dentistry, 94143, USA
J Calif Dent Assoc 35:714-23. 2007..In addition to a comprehensive restorative treatment plan, each patient should have a comprehensive caries management treatment plan. Some sample treatment plans are included...
- The health of Latino children: urgent priorities, unanswered questions, and a research agendaGlenn Flores
Department of Pediatrics, Boston University Schools of Medicine and Public Health, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
JAMA 288:82-90. 2002..This article suggests areas in which more research is needed and ways to improve research and care of Latino children...
- Clinical considerations for an infant oral health care programFrancisco J Ramos-Gomez
University of California, San Francisco, USA
Compend Contin Educ Dent 26:17-23. 2005..To maximize interest, trust, and success among participating parents, educational and treatment programs must be tailored to the social and cultural norms within the community being served...