G D Slade

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Facial pain with localized and widespread manifestations: separate pathways of vulnerability
    Gary D Slade
    Regional Center for Neurosensory Disorders, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA Department of Dental Ecology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA Electronic address
    Pain 154:2335-43. 2013
  2. pmc Summary of findings from the OPPERA prospective cohort study of incidence of first-onset temporomandibular disorder: implications and future directions
    Gary D Slade
    Regional Center for Neurosensory Disorders, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina Department of Dental Ecology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina Electronic address
    J Pain 14:T116-24. 2013
  3. pmc Signs and symptoms of first-onset TMD and sociodemographic predictors of its development: the OPPERA prospective cohort study
    Gary D Slade
    Regional Center for Neurosensory Disorders, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina Department of Dental Ecology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina Electronic address
    J Pain 14:T20-32.e1-3. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Effects of fluoridated drinking water on dental caries in Australian adults
    G D Slade
    Department of Dental Ecology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Room 4501E, UNC School of Dentistry, 385 South Columbia Street, CB 7455, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7455, USA
    J Dent Res 92:376-82. 2013
  5. pmc Preclinical episodes of orofacial pain symptoms and their association with health care behaviors in the OPPERA prospective cohort study
    Gary D Slade
    Regional Center for Neurosensory Disorders, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Pain 154:750-60. 2013
  6. pmc Oral health-related quality of life is important for patients, but what about populations?
    Gary D Slade
    Department of Dental Ecology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 40:39-43. 2012
  7. pmc Role of allostatic load in sociodemographic patterns of pain prevalence in the U.S. population
    Gary D Slade
    Center for Neurosensory Disorders, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7450, USA
    J Pain 13:666-75. 2012
  8. pmc Study methods, recruitment, sociodemographic findings, and demographic representativeness in the OPPERA study
    Gary D Slade
    Department of Dental Ecology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7450, USA
    J Pain 12:T12-26. 2011
  9. pmc The effect of a periodontal intervention on cardiovascular risk markers in Indigenous Australians with periodontal disease: the PerioCardio study
    Michael R Skilton
    Boden Institute of Obesity, Nutrition, Exercise and Eating Disorders, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Public Health 11:729. 2011
  10. doi request reprint The paradox of better subjective oral health in older age
    G D Slade
    Department of Dental Ecology, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina, 2100 Old Dental Building, CB 7450, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7450, USA
    J Dent Res 90:1279-85. 2011

Detail Information

Publications73

  1. pmc Facial pain with localized and widespread manifestations: separate pathways of vulnerability
    Gary D Slade
    Regional Center for Neurosensory Disorders, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA Department of Dental Ecology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA Electronic address
    Pain 154:2335-43. 2013
    ..9 E-08), although the result was not significant in the replication cohort. These findings illustrate potential for clinical classification of chronic pain based on distinct molecular profiles and genetic background. ..
  2. pmc Summary of findings from the OPPERA prospective cohort study of incidence of first-onset temporomandibular disorder: implications and future directions
    Gary D Slade
    Regional Center for Neurosensory Disorders, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina Department of Dental Ecology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina Electronic address
    J Pain 14:T116-24. 2013
    ....
  3. pmc Signs and symptoms of first-onset TMD and sociodemographic predictors of its development: the OPPERA prospective cohort study
    Gary D Slade
    Regional Center for Neurosensory Disorders, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina Department of Dental Ecology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina Electronic address
    J Pain 14:T20-32.e1-3. 2013
    ..Compared to whites, Asians had lower TMD incidence whereas African Americans had greater incidence, although the latter was attenuated somewhat after adjusting for satisfaction with socioeconomic circumstances...
  4. doi request reprint Effects of fluoridated drinking water on dental caries in Australian adults
    G D Slade
    Department of Dental Ecology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Room 4501E, UNC School of Dentistry, 385 South Columbia Street, CB 7455, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7455, USA
    J Dent Res 92:376-82. 2013
    ....
  5. pmc Preclinical episodes of orofacial pain symptoms and their association with health care behaviors in the OPPERA prospective cohort study
    Gary D Slade
    Regional Center for Neurosensory Disorders, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Pain 154:750-60. 2013
    ..Yet, even when TMD, headache, and body pain occurred concurrently, 27% of study subjects neither attended health care nor used analgesics...
  6. pmc Oral health-related quality of life is important for patients, but what about populations?
    Gary D Slade
    Department of Dental Ecology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 40:39-43. 2012
    ..To review population-based research into oral health-related quality of life...
  7. pmc Role of allostatic load in sociodemographic patterns of pain prevalence in the U.S. population
    Gary D Slade
    Center for Neurosensory Disorders, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7450, USA
    J Pain 13:666-75. 2012
    ..We conclude that greater pain prevalence among low-income groups is not explained by greater allostatic load...
  8. pmc Study methods, recruitment, sociodemographic findings, and demographic representativeness in the OPPERA study
    Gary D Slade
    Department of Dental Ecology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7450, USA
    J Pain 12:T12-26. 2011
    ..Assessments of representativeness in this demographically diverse group of community volunteers suggest that OPPERA case-control findings have good internal validity...
  9. pmc The effect of a periodontal intervention on cardiovascular risk markers in Indigenous Australians with periodontal disease: the PerioCardio study
    Michael R Skilton
    Boden Institute of Obesity, Nutrition, Exercise and Eating Disorders, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Public Health 11:729. 2011
    ....
  10. doi request reprint The paradox of better subjective oral health in older age
    G D Slade
    Department of Dental Ecology, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina, 2100 Old Dental Building, CB 7450, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7450, USA
    J Dent Res 90:1279-85. 2011
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  11. pmc Effect of health promotion and fluoride varnish on dental caries among Australian Aboriginal children: results from a community-randomized controlled trial
    Gary D Slade
    Department of Dental Ecology, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7450, USA
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 39:29-43. 2011
    ..We tested a dental health program in remote Aboriginal communities of Australia's Northern Territory, hypothesizing that it would reduce dental caries in preschool children...
  12. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of dental pain and dental caries among children and adolescents
    G D Slade
    Department of Dental Ecology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 7450, USA
    Community Dent Health 18:219-27. 2001
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  13. ncbi request reprint Acute-phase inflammatory response to periodontal disease in the US population
    G D Slade
    Department of Dental Ecology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 7450, USA
    J Dent Res 79:49-57. 2000
    ..Periodontal disease and edentulism were associated with systemic inflammatory response in the US population, most notably among people who had no established risk factors for elevated CRP...
  14. ncbi request reprint Methodological issues in longitudinal epidemiologic studies of dental caries
    G D Slade
    Department of Dental Ecology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 7450, USA
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 27:236-48. 1999
    ..Furthermore, if a study uses more than one outcome measure, the same decisions for enumerating events should be used when computing those measures...
  15. ncbi request reprint Plausibility of periodontal disease estimates from NHANES III
    G D Slade
    Department of Dental Ecology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 7450, USA
    J Public Health Dent 59:67-72. 1999
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  16. ncbi request reprint Impact of analytic conventions on outcome measures in two longitudinal studies of dental caries
    G D Slade
    Department of Dental Ecology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 7450, USA
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 28:202-10. 2000
    ..However, little is known about the impact of these analytic conventions on cumulative incidence and incidence density--two additional outcome measures used in longitudinal studies...
  17. ncbi request reprint Assessing change in quality of life using the Oral Health Impact Profile
    G D Slade
    Department of Dental Ecology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 7450, USA
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 26:52-61. 1998
    ..Traditionally, longitudinal studies of oral health have measured only disease progression and ignored improvements in health...
  18. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of HIV-associated periodontitis and chronic periodontitis in a southeastern US study group
    R G McKaig
    Department of Dental Ecology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 7450, USA
    J Public Health Dent 58:294-300. 1998
    ..This study estimates factors associated with the prevalence of HIV-associated periodontal diseases (HIV-P) and the severity and extent of periodontitis in HIV-infected adults from North Carolina (NC)...
  19. pmc Cognitive decline and oral health in middle-aged adults in the ARIC study
    S Naorungroj
    Department of Epidemiology, Gillings School of Global Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    J Dent Res 92:795-801. 2013
    ..In these middle-aged adults, six-year cognitive decline was modestly associated with less frequent toothbrushing, plaque deposit, and greater odds of edentulism, but not with other oral behaviors or diseases...
  20. ncbi request reprint Two-year incidence of tooth loss among South Australians aged 60+ years
    G D Slade
    Department of Dental Ecology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599-7450, USA
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 25:429-37. 1997
    ..CONCLUSIONS: The findings from this population suggest that a history of smoking contributes to tooth loss through mechanisms in addition to clinical disease processes alone...
  21. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with periodontitis in an HIV-infected southeast USA study
    R G McKaig
    Department of Dental Ecology, CB 7450 School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, 27599 7450, USA
    Oral Dis 6:158-65. 2000
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  22. doi request reprint Apgar score and dental caries risk in the primary dentition of five year olds
    A E Sanders
    Department of Dental Ecology, School of Dentistry, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Aust Dent J 55:260-7. 2010
    ..Conditions in utero and early life underlie risk for several childhood disorders. This study tested the hypothesis that the Apgar score predicted dental caries in the primary dentition...
  23. pmc Sleep apnea symptoms and risk of temporomandibular disorder: OPPERA cohort
    A E Sanders
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Koury Oral Health Sciences Building, 385 South Columbia Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7450, USA
    J Dent Res 92:70S-7S. 2013
    ..63; 95% CL, 2.03, 6.52). Both studies supported a significant association of OSA symptoms and TMD, with prospective cohort evidence finding that OSA symptoms preceded first-onset TMD...
  24. ncbi request reprint Derivation and validation of a short-form oral health impact profile
    G D Slade
    Department of Dental Ecology, University of North Carolina 27599-7450, USA
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 25:284-90. 1997
    ..05) with both the OHIP-49 and the OHIP-14. While it will be important to replicate these findings in other populations, the findings suggest that the OHIP-14 has good reliability, validity and precision...
  25. doi request reprint Surface-specific efficacy of fluoride varnish in caries prevention in the primary dentition: results of a community randomized clinical trial
    K Divaris
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Caries Res 47:78-87. 2013
    ..This study sought to determine the extent to which caries-preventive effects of a community intervention that included FV application among preschool-aged children varied according to primary tooth anatomy and baseline tooth pathology...
  26. ncbi request reprint A comparison of increment and incidence density analyses in evaluating the anticaries effects of two dentifrices
    D J Caplan
    Department of Dental Ecology, University of North Carolina and Chapel Hill, N C 27599 7450, USA The Procter and Gamble Company, Mason, Ohio, USA
    Caries Res 33:16-22. 1999
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  27. pmc Environmental tobacco smoke and periodontal disease in the United States
    S J Arbes
    Center for Oral and Systemic Diseases, University of North Carolina School of Dentistry, Campus Box 7455, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7455, USA
    Am J Public Health 91:253-7. 2001
    ..Cigarette smoking is a leading risk factor for periodontal disease. This cross-sectional study investigated the relation between environmental tobacco smoke (ETS) and periodontal disease in the United States...
  28. ncbi request reprint National prevalence of oral HPV infection and related risk factors in the U.S. adult population
    A E Sanders
    Department of Dental Ecology, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7450, USA
    Oral Dis 18:430-41. 2012
    ..The results also provide population data that help evaluate the likely public health benefits of prophylactic vaccination against oral HPV acquisition...
  29. ncbi request reprint Trends and fluctuations in the impact of oral conditions among older adults during a one year period
    G D Slade
    Department of Dental Ecology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599-7450, USA
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 24:317-21. 1996
    ..The findings demonstrate that many older adults experience short-term impacts of oral conditions during longer periods of temporal stability in perceived impact of oral health...
  30. ncbi request reprint Factors contributing to the poorer survival of black Americans diagnosed with oral cancer (United States)
    S J Arbes
    Department of Dental Ecology, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 7450, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 10:513-23. 1999
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify factors that contribute to the poorer survival of blacks in the United States diagnosed with oral cancer...
  31. doi request reprint Is self interdental cleaning associated with dental plaque levels, dental calculus, gingivitis and periodontal disease?
    L A Crocombe
    Australian Research Centre for Population Oral Health, School of Dentistry, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    J Periodontal Res 47:188-97. 2012
    ..To ascertain whether interdental cleaning behaviours of Australian adults were associated with lower levels of plaque, gingivitis and periodontal disease...
  32. ncbi request reprint Caries experience among children in fluoridated Townsville and unfluoridated Brisbane
    G D Slade
    Department of Dental Ecology, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 7450, USA
    Aust N Z J Public Health 20:623-9. 1996
    ..01) in multivariate analyses that controlled for oral hygiene practices, exposure to fluoride supplements and household income. Water fluoridation appears to provide a substantial public health benefit for children in Townsville...
  33. ncbi request reprint Complex sampling: implications for data analysis
    D J Caplan
    Department of Dental Ecology, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina, CB 7450, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7450, USA
    J Public Health Dent 59:52-9. 1999
    ..This paper describes several types of complex sampling designs, methods of adjusting for complex sampling strategies, examples illustrating the effect of adjustment, and alternative approaches for analysis of complex samples...
  34. ncbi request reprint Catechol-O-methyltransferase gene polymorphisms are associated with multiple pain-evoking stimuli
    Luda Diatchenko
    Center for Neurosensory Disorders, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Pain 125:216-24. 2006
    ..Here, we propose a mechanism whereby these two genetic polymorphisms differentially affect pain perception...
  35. ncbi request reprint Affluent neighborhoods reduce excess risk of tooth loss among the poor
    A E Sanders
    School of Dentistry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    J Dent Res 87:969-73. 2008
    ..Low-income adults appeared to benefit from living in affluent areas, while wealthier adults living in poor neighborhoods did not lose their oral health advantage...
  36. pmc A cross-national comparison of income gradients in oral health quality of life in four welfare states: application of the Korpi and Palme typology
    A E Sanders
    The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, North Carolina, NC 27599, USA
    J Epidemiol Community Health 63:569-74. 2009
    ..It was hypothesised that policies which target the poor are associated with greater income inequality in oral health quality of life than those that provide earnings-related benefits to all citizens...
  37. ncbi request reprint Gingival crevicular fluid interleukin-1beta, prostaglandin E2 and periodontal status in a community population
    Y Zhong
    Department of Dental Ecology, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Clin Periodontol 34:285-93. 2007
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  38. doi request reprint The influence of dental attendance on change in oral health-related quality of life
    Leonard A Crocombe
    Australian Research Centre for Population Oral Health, School of Dentistry, The University of Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 40:53-61. 2012
    ..These studies were limited to older adults, or to study participants with an oral disadvantage and did not assess if dental attendance had a different effect on OHRQoL for different people...
  39. ncbi request reprint Genetic basis for individual variations in pain perception and the development of a chronic pain condition
    Luda Diatchenko
    Comprehensive Center for Inflammatory Disorders, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Hum Mol Genet 14:135-43. 2005
    ..Thus, COMT activity substantially influences pain sensitivity, and the three major haplotypes determine COMT activity in humans that inversely correlates with pain sensitivity and the risk of developing TMD...
  40. 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
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  41. pmc Development of temporomandibular disorders is associated with greater bodily pain experience
    Pei Feng Lim
    Center for Neurosensory Disorders, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7455, USA
    Clin J Pain 26:116-20. 2010
    ..The aim of this study is to examine the difference in the report of bodily pain experienced by patients who develop temporomandibular disorders (TMD) and by those who do not develop TMD over a 3-year observation period...
  42. 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...
  43. pmc Effect of catechol-O-methyltransferase polymorphism on response to propranolol therapy in chronic musculoskeletal pain: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, crossover pilot study
    Inna E Tchivileva
    Center for Neurosensory Disorders, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7450, USA
    Pharmacogenet Genomics 20:239-48. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that the nonselective beta-adrenergic antagonist propranolol will reduce clinical and experimental pain in TMD patients in a manner dependent on the individuals' COMT diplotype...
  44. ncbi request reprint Associations among four modalities of experimental pain in women
    Kanokporn Bhalang
    Department of Oral Medicine, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Pain 6:604-11. 2005
    ..These findings demonstrate that a battery of pain-assessing procedures is required to determine an individual's pain sensitivity profile or phenotype...
  45. 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...
  46. pmc Three major haplotypes of the beta2 adrenergic receptor define psychological profile, blood pressure, and the risk for development of a common musculoskeletal pain disorder
    Luda Diatchenko
    University of North Carolina, Center for Neurosensory Disorders, North Carolina, USA
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 141:449-62. 2006
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  47. 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...
  48. 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...
  49. ncbi request reprint Idiopathic pain disorders--pathways of vulnerability
    Luda Diatchenko
    Center for Neurosensory Disorders, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 7455, USA
    Pain 123:226-30. 2006
  50. ncbi request reprint Risk indicators for oral candidiasis and oral hairy leukoplakia in HIV-infected adults
    Amit Chattopadhyay
    School of Dentistry, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 33:35-44. 2005
    ..The purposes of this study were 1) to estimate prevalence of OC and OHL among an HIV-1 positive adult population, and 2) to develop explanatory multivariable models for each disease outcome...
  51. ncbi request reprint Relationship between periodontal disease and C-reactive protein among adults in the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities study
    Gary D Slade
    Center for Oral and Systemic Disease, Department of Dental Ecology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7450, USA
    Arch Intern Med 163:1172-9. 2003
    ..We evaluated the association between periodontal disease and CRP levels in adults in the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities study...
  52. ncbi request reprint Incidence of oral candidiasis and oral hairy leukoplakia in HIV-infected adults in North Carolina
    Amit Chattopadhyay
    Department of Informatics, School of Dentistry, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 99:39-47. 2005
    ..To establish incidence rates and risk factors for HIV-associated oral candidiasis (OC), oral hairy leukoplakia (OHL), and any HIV-associated oral diseases (HIV-OD)...
  53. ncbi request reprint Charges for oral health care during a period of economic growth in the US: 1987-96
    Amit Chattopadhyay
    Department of Dental Ecology, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7450, USA
    J Public Health Dent 63:104-11. 2003
    ..This study aimed to provide estimates of amounts charged for dental care during 1996 for the US adult population and its major sociodemographic subgroups, and to evaluate whether charges had increased since 1987...
  54. pmc Salivary secretory leukocyte protease inhibitor and oral candidiasis in human immunodeficiency virus type 1-infected persons
    Amit Chattopadhyay
    School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Infect Immun 72:1956-63. 2004
    ..These data support a key role for SLPI in the oral mucosal defense against C. albicans. The antimicrobial mucosal protein may serve as an indicator of previous oropharyngeal candidiasis infection among immunosuppressed persons...
  55. ncbi request reprint Assessment of oral health-related quality of life before and after third molar surgery
    Daniel A Shugars
    Department of Operative Dentistry, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7450, USA
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 64:1721-30. 2006
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  56. ncbi request reprint Problems reported by patients before and after prosthodontic treatment
    András G Szentpétery
    Department of Prosthodontics, Martin Luther University Dental School, Halle Saale, Germany
    Int J Prosthodont 18:124-31. 2005
    ..This study sought to investigate problems reported by patients before and after prosthodontic treatment...
  57. ncbi request reprint Evaluating the role of dental behaviour in oral health inequalities
    Anne E Sanders
    Australian Research Centre for Population Oral Health, Dental School, The University of Adelaide, Australia
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 34:71-9. 2006
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  58. ncbi request reprint The shape of the socioeconomic-oral health gradient: implications for theoretical explanations
    Anne E Sanders
    Australian Research Centre for Population Oral Health ARCPOH, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 34:310-9. 2006
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  59. pmc The effect of two publicly funded insurance programs on use of dental services for young children
    Tegwyn H Brickhouse
    Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry, Richmond, VA 23298 0566, USA
    Health Serv Res 41:2033-53. 2006
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  60. ncbi request reprint Deficits in perceptions of oral health relative to general health in populations
    Anne E Sanders
    Barts and The London, Queen Mary s School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London, London, United Kingdom, E1l 2AD
    J Public Health Dent 66:255-62. 2006
    ..To compare perceptions of general health versus oral health within two populations...
  61. ncbi request reprint The independent contribution of neighborhood disadvantage and individual-level socioeconomic position to self-reported oral health: a multilevel analysis
    Gavin Turrell
    School of Public Health, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 35:195-206. 2007
    ..To examine the association between neighborhood disadvantage and individual-level socioeconomic position (SEP) and self-reported oral health...
  62. ncbi request reprint The German version of the Oral Health Impact Profile--translation and psychometric properties
    Mike T John
    Department of Prosthodontics, School of Dentistry, Martin Luther University Halle Wittenberg, Halle Saale, Germany
    Eur J Oral Sci 110:425-33. 2002
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  63. ncbi request reprint The impact of third molar symptoms, pain, and swelling on oral health-related quality of life
    Gary D Slade
    Australian Research Centre for Population Oral Health, Dental School, University of Adelaide, Australia
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 62:1118-24. 2004
    ..This study was designed to assess the impact of "pain and swelling" associated with third molars on patients' quality of life before surgery...
  64. 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...
  65. ncbi request reprint Smoking-attributable periodontal disease in the Australian adult population
    Loc G Do
    Australian Research Centre for Population Oral Health, School of Dentistry, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    J Clin Periodontol 35:398-404. 2008
    ..The extent to which periodontitis is attributable to smoking in Australia has not been examined...
  66. ncbi request reprint Trends in prevalence of complete tooth loss among Australians, 1979--2002
    Anne E Sanders
    Australian Research Centre for Population Oral Health, Dental School, University of Adelaide, South Australia
    Aust N Z J Public Health 28:549-54. 2004
    ..Edentulism is a key indicator of the oral health status of populations and is associated with reduced quality of life...
  67. ncbi request reprint Is medication a risk factor for dental caries among older people?
    W Murray Thomson
    Department of Oral Sciences and Orthodontics, The University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 30:224-32. 2002
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  68. ncbi request reprint Interim analysis of validity of periodontitis screening questions in the Australian population
    Gary D Slade
    Australian Research Center for Population Oral Health, Dental School, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    J Periodontol 78:1463-70. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to provide interim results regarding the validity of six periodontal screening questions in predicting the prevalence of clinically assessed periodontitis among Australian adults...
  69. ncbi request reprint Oral health-related quality of life in patients treated with fixed, removable, and complete dentures 1 month and 6 to 12 months after treatment
    Mike T John
    Department of Prosthodontics and Dental Materials Science, University of Leipzig, Germany
    Int J Prosthodont 17:503-11. 2004
    ..This study described oral health-related quality of life (OHRQoL) before and after treatment in patients with fixed, removable, and complete dentures...
  70. ncbi request reprint A longitudinal study of medication exposure and xerostomia among older people
    W Murray Thomson
    Department of Oral Sciences, The University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Gerodontology 23:205-13. 2006
    ..To describe the incidence of xerostomia among a population of older people over a 6-year period, with particular attention to medications as risk factors...
  71. ncbi request reprint The child oral health impact profile: current status and future directions
    Gary D Slade
    Oral Epidemiology, Australian Research Centre for Population Oral Health, University of Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 35:50-3. 2007
  72. ncbi request reprint Effect of a 1-month vs. a 12-month reference period on responses to the 14-item Oral Health Impact Profile
    Saila Sutinen
    Department of Community Dentistry, Institute of Dentistry, University of Oulu, Finland
    Eur J Oral Sci 115:246-9. 2007
    ..Therefore, although a standardized reference period of 12 months is recommended, in population surveys the use of a shorter reference period does not appear to influence responses...
  73. ncbi request reprint How do age and tooth loss affect oral health impacts and quality of life? A study comparing two national samples
    James G Steele
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, School of Dental Sciences, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 32:107-14. 2004
    ..Age, number of teeth and cultural background are important variables influencing oral health-related quality of life...