RICHARD ROZIER

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Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Oral health in North Carolina: innovations, opportunities, and challenges
    R Gary Rozier
    Gillings School of Global Public Health, UNC Chapel Hill, 135 Dauer Dr, CB 7411, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    N C Med J 73:100-7. 2012
  2. pmc Pediatricians' assessments of caries risk and need for a dental evaluation in preschool aged children
    C Marshall Long
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    BMC Pediatr 12:49. 2012
  3. pmc Parental perceptions of children's oral health: the Early Childhood Oral Health Impact Scale (ECOHIS)
    Bhavna Talekar Pahel
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 5:6. 2007
  4. pmc Training pediatric health care providers in prevention of dental decay: results from a randomized controlled trial
    Gary D Slade
    Australian Research Centre for Population Oral Health, Dental School, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 7:176. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Dentist-patient communication techniques used in the United States: the results of a national survey
    R Gary Rozier
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7411, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 142:518-30. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Patient- and population-reported outcomes in public health dentistry: oral health-related quality of life
    R Gary Rozier
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7411, USA
    Dent Clin North Am 52:345-65, vi-vii. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint The prevalence and severity of enamel fluorosis in North American children
    R G Rozier
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 7400, USA
    J Public Health Dent 59:239-46. 1999
  8. ncbi request reprint Defining the need for dental care in North Carolina: contributions of public health surveillance of dental diseases and conditions
    R Gary Rozier
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA
    N C Med J 66:438-44. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Parents' satisfaction with preventive dental care for young children provided by nondental primary care providers
    R Gary Rozier
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Pediatr Dent 27:313-22. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of methods used by dental professionals for the primary prevention of dental caries
    R G Rozier
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, University of North Carolina School of Public Health, Chapel Hill, 27599 7411, USA
    J Dent Educ 65:1063-72. 2001

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Publications35

  1. ncbi request reprint Oral health in North Carolina: innovations, opportunities, and challenges
    R Gary Rozier
    Gillings School of Global Public Health, UNC Chapel Hill, 135 Dauer Dr, CB 7411, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    N C Med J 73:100-7. 2012
    ..Commentaries in the policy forum also focus on access to oral health care; assessing, educating, and building the dental workforce; new practice models and trends; insurance innovation; and patients with special needs...
  2. pmc Pediatricians' assessments of caries risk and need for a dental evaluation in preschool aged children
    C Marshall Long
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    BMC Pediatr 12:49. 2012
    ..This study identifies pediatrician-assessed risk factors for early childhood caries (ECC) and their association with the need for a dentist's evaluation...
  3. pmc Parental perceptions of children's oral health: the Early Childhood Oral Health Impact Scale (ECOHIS)
    Bhavna Talekar Pahel
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 5:6. 2007
    ..The objective of this research was to develop the Early Childhood Oral Health Impact Scale (ECOHIS) to measure the OHRQL of preschool children and their families...
  4. pmc Training pediatric health care providers in prevention of dental decay: results from a randomized controlled trial
    Gary D Slade
    Australian Research Centre for Population Oral Health, Dental School, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 7:176. 2007
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the effect of three forms of continuing medical education (CME) on provision of preventive dental services to Medicaid-enrolled children by medical personnel in primary care physician offices...
  5. ncbi request reprint Dentist-patient communication techniques used in the United States: the results of a national survey
    R Gary Rozier
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7411, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 142:518-30. 2011
    ..The authors conducted a national survey to determine the communication techniques that dentists use routinely and variations in their use...
  6. doi request reprint Patient- and population-reported outcomes in public health dentistry: oral health-related quality of life
    R Gary Rozier
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7411, USA
    Dent Clin North Am 52:345-65, vi-vii. 2008
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint The prevalence and severity of enamel fluorosis in North American children
    R G Rozier
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 7400, USA
    J Public Health Dent 59:239-46. 1999
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Defining the need for dental care in North Carolina: contributions of public health surveillance of dental diseases and conditions
    R Gary Rozier
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA
    N C Med J 66:438-44. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Parents' satisfaction with preventive dental care for young children provided by nondental primary care providers
    R Gary Rozier
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Pediatr Dent 27:313-22. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess parents' satisfaction with the preventive dental care their children received in medical offices...
  10. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of methods used by dental professionals for the primary prevention of dental caries
    R G Rozier
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, University of North Carolina School of Public Health, Chapel Hill, 27599 7411, USA
    J Dent Educ 65:1063-72. 2001
    ..The literature on use of these preventive methods in individuals other than school-aged children needs expansion...
  11. ncbi request reprint Prevention of early childhood caries in North Carolina medical practices: implications for research and practice
    R Gary Rozier
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 7411, USA
    J Dent Educ 67:876-85. 2003
    ..Assessments of effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of both the provider and patient interventions are under way...
  12. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a word recognition instrument to test health literacy in dentistry: the REALD-99
    Julia A Richman
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry CB 7450, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7450, USA
    J Public Health Dent 67:99-104. 2007
    ..This study aims to evaluate a dental health literacy word recognition instrument...
  13. ncbi request reprint The effects of general anesthesia legislation on operating room visits by preschool children undergoing dental treatment
    Halley R White
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Pediatr Dent 30:70-5. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the impact of state-level general anesthesia (GA) legislation on operating room visits for the treatment of dental caries on preschool-aged children...
  14. ncbi request reprint Development and testing of the Test of Functional Health Literacy in Dentistry (TOFHLiD)
    Debra A Gong
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry CB 7450, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7450, USA
    J Public Health Dent 67:105-12. 2007
    ..This study aims to evaluate the reliability and validity of the Test of Functional Health Literacy in Dentistry (TOFHLiD), a new instrument to measure functional oral health literacy...
  15. ncbi request reprint Dental care for pregnant women: an assessment of North Carolina general dentists
    Elizabeth Prada Da Costa
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 141:986-94. 2010
    ..The authors conducted a study to examine factors associated with general dentists' provision of care for pregnant women and the extent to which they provide comprehensive dental care...
  16. pmc Effects of enrollment in medicaid versus the state children's health insurance program on kindergarten children's untreated dental caries
    Tegwyn H Brickhouse
    School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:876-81. 2008
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Determinants of dental referral practices among WIC nutritionists in North Carolina
    Elizabeth A Shick
    University of North Carolina School of Dentistry, Department of Pediatric Dentistry, School of Dentistry CB 7450, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Public Health Dent 65:196-202. 2005
    ..To examine the effects of knowledge and confidence on dental referral practices among WIC nutritionists in North Carolina...
  18. pmc Effectiveness of preventive dental treatments by physicians for young Medicaid enrollees
    Bhavna T Pahel
    UNC School of Dentistry, 150 Old Dental Building, CB 7450, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7450, USA
    Pediatrics 127:e682-9. 2011
    ..To estimate the effectiveness of a medical office-based preventive dental program (Into the Mouths of Babes [IMB]), which included fluoride varnish application, in reducing treatments related to dental caries...
  19. doi request reprint Primary health care providers' advice for a dental checkup and dental use in children
    Heather A Beil
    Department of Health Policy and Management, UNC Chapel Hill Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Pediatrics 126:e435-41. 2010
    ....
  20. pmc Problems with access to dental care for Medicaid-insured children: what caregivers think
    Mahyar Mofidi
    Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina, 725 Airport Rd Bldg, Campus Box 7590, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7590, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:53-8. 2002
    ..This study aimed to gain insight into the experiences, attitudes, and perceptions of a racially and ethnically diverse group of caregivers regarding barriers to dental care for their Medicaid-insured children...
  21. doi request reprint Agreement between structured checklists and Medicaid claims for preventive dental visits in primary care medical offices
    Bhavna T Pahel
    Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Health Informatics J 16:115-28. 2010
    ..However, future research should examine strategies to improve the completion of structured checklists by primary care providers if data beyond claims are to be used for program evaluation...
  22. pmc Short Assessment of Health Literacy-Spanish and English: a comparable test of health literacy for Spanish and English speakers
    Shoou Yih Daniel Lee
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina, 1101 McGavran Greenberg Hall, CB 7411, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7411, USA
    Health Serv Res 45:1105-20. 2010
    ..The intent of the study was to develop and validate a comparable health literacy test for Spanish-speaking and English-speaking populations...
  23. ncbi request reprint Dental care utilization and expenditures in children with special health care needs
    HEATHER BEIL
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 140:1147-55. 2009
    ..The authors compared children with special health care needs (CSHCN) and children without special health care needs (SHCN) with respect to the odds, amount and determinants of having any dental care and dental care expenditures...
  24. pmc Oral health of early head start children: a qualitative study of staff, parents, and pregnant women
    Mahyar Mofidi
    Schools of Dentistry and Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:245-51. 2009
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Parental perceptions of their preschool-aged children's oral health
    Bhavna S Talekar
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7411, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 136:364-72; quiz 381. 2005
    ..The purpose of the authors' study was to determine parental perceptions of their children's oral health status and factors correlated with these perceptions of health...
  26. ncbi request reprint The effects of the Women, Infants, and Children's Supplemental Food Program on dentally related Medicaid expenditures
    Jessica Y Lee
    University of North Carolina, Department of Pediatric Dentistry, CB 7450, Brauer Hall, Carolina Campus, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7450, USA
    J Public Health Dent 64:76-81. 2004
    ..This study estimates the effects of the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) on dentally related Medicaid expenditures for young children...
  27. ncbi request reprint Simulating cost-effectiveness of fluoride varnish during well-child visits for Medicaid-enrolled children
    Rocio B Quinonez
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:164-70. 2006
    ..To examine the cost-effectiveness of fluoride varnish application by medical providers when implemented within a well-child periodicity schedule for Medicaid-enrolled children...
  28. pmc Effects of WIC participation on children's use of oral health services
    Jessica Y Lee
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, CB 7450 Brauer Hall, Carolina Campus, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7450, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:772-7. 2004
    ..We estimated the effects of the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) on dental services use by Medicaid children in North Carolina...
  29. ncbi request reprint Development of a word recognition instrument to test health literacy in dentistry: the REALD-30--a brief communication
    Jessica Y Lee
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, CB 7450 Brauer Hall, Carolina Campus, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7450, USA
    J Public Health Dent 67:94-8. 2007
    ..This study aims to develop and pilot test a dental word recognition instrument...
  30. 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...
  31. doi request reprint Follow-up preventive dental visits for Medicaid-enrolled children in the medical office
    Rocio Beatriz QuiƱonez
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Public Health Dent 68:131-8. 2008
    ..To describe the frequency and determinants of follow-up preventive oral health visits at medical offices among children screened for dental disease, receiving fluoride varnish and counseling...
  32. ncbi request reprint Oral health literacy among adult patients seeking dental care
    Micheala Jones
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 138:1199-208; quiz 1266-7. 2007
    ..This study examined the association of knowledge, dental care visits and oral health status with oral health literacy in dental patients...
  33. doi request reprint Barriers to the adoption and implementation of preventive dental services in primary medical care
    Kelly Close
    MSUP, University of North Carolina, Gillings School of Global Public Health, Department of Health Policy and Management, 1105 F McGavran Greenberg Hall, 135 Dauer Dr, CB 7411, Chapel Hill, NC 27499, USA
    Pediatrics 125:509-17. 2010
    ..To determine the barriers to adopting preventive oral health procedures in medical primary care...
  34. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of pediatric primary care providers' screening and referral for early childhood caries
    Kate M Pierce
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Pediatrics 109:E82-2. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the accuracy of pediatric primary care providers' screening and referral for Early Childhood Caries...
  35. doi request reprint A conceptual framework for Hispanic oral health care
    Gloria C Mejia
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    J Public Health Dent 68:1-6. 2008
    ..A thorough consideration of the factors that drive Hispanics' oral health care usage will aid US researchers and practitioners in improving this population's health and access to care...

Research Grants9

  1. PREVENTION OF EARLY CHILDHOOD CARIES IN MEDICAL PRACTICE
    R Rozier; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..We will do a limited assessment of the cost pe oral health- related quality of life. ..
  2. Prevention of Dental Caries in Early Head Start Children
    RICHARD GARY ROZIER; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The result of successful implementation of preventive dental programs should be less disease and improved quality of life among children and their families. ..
  3. Prevention of Dental Caries in Early Head Start Children
    RICHARD ROZIER; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The result of successful implementation of preventive dental programs should be less disease and improved quality of life among children and their families. ..