Maria C D Saraiva
Affiliation: University of Michigan
- Factors associated with prolonged non-nutritive sucking habits in two cohorts of Brazilian childrenMarcela Maia-Nader
Department of Puericulture and Pediatrics, Ribeirao Preto Medical School, University of Sao Paulo, Avenida Bandeirantes 3900, Zip Code 14049 900 Ribeirão Preto, Sao Paulo, Brazil
BMC Public Health 14:743. 2014..So, the objectives of this study are to estimate the prevalence of PNNSH and to evaluate perinatal, early life and school age factors associated with their occurrence in children...
- Lead exposure and periodontitis in US adultsM C P Saraiva
Department of Paediatrics and Social Dentistry, School of Dentistry of Ribeirao Preto, University of Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
J Periodontal Res 42:45-52. 2007..Lead is known to have significant effects on bone metabolism and the immune system. This study tested the hypothesis that lead exposure affects periodontitis in adults...
- Is low birthweight associated with dental caries in permanent dentition?Maria C P Saraiva
Dental School of Ribeirao Preto, Faculty of Medicine of Ribeirao Preto, University of Sao Paulo, Avenue Do Café s n, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 21:49-56. 2007..33 [95% CI: 0.60, 2.96] and 1.32 [95% CI: 0.75, 2.30] respectively. This study could not demonstrate an association between low birthweight and dental caries in permanent teeth of 7- to 11-year-old American children...
- Are intrauterine growth restriction and preterm birth associated with dental caries?Maria C D Saraiva
University of Sao Paulo at Ribeirao Preto, School of Dentistry, Ribeirao Preto, Brazil
Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 35:364-76. 2007..To assess the association between two intrauterine growth restriction (IUGR) surrogates - IUGR [small for gestational age birth (SGA) and fetal growth restriction (FGR)] and preterm birth with dental caries...