dental informatics

Summary

Summary: The application of computer and information sciences to improve dental practice, research, education and management.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Accessing evidence via the Internet
    Greg J Huang
    Department of Orthodontics, University of Washington, Seattle, Wash 98195, USA
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 130:129-30. 2006
  2. ncbi Clinical decision support complements evidence-based decision making in dental practice
    Michael G Newman
    Section of Periodontics, UCLA School of Dentistry, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Evid Based Dent Pract 7:1-5. 2007
  3. ncbi Creating a usable computer-based clinical dental system for the operatory
    Tom F Cockerell
    Tex Dent J 124:414-7. 2007
  4. ncbi Solving incompatibilities between electronic records for orthodontic patients
    Antonio Magni
    Researcher, University of Brasilia, Brazil
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 132:116-21. 2007
  5. pmc Supporting emerging disciplines with e-communities: needs and benefits
    Heiko Spallek
    Center for Dental Informatics, School of Dental Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, 3501 Terrace Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Med Internet Res 10:e19. 2008
  6. pmc Supporting the emergence of dental informatics with an online community
    H Spallek
    Center for Dental Informatics, School of Dental Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Int J Comput Dent 10:247-64. 2007
  7. ncbi Use of a wireless local area network in an orthodontic clinic
    Muralidhar Mupparapu
    Department of Diagnostic Sciences D 860, New Jersey Dental School, 110 Bergen Street, Newark, NJ 07101 1709, USA
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 127:756-9. 2005
  8. ncbi Information technology streamlines dental practice
    Kathy Fay
    Hawaii Dental Service
    Hawaii Dent J 33:14. 2002
  9. ncbi What's happening in the world of electronic records? Part 2
    Carol Tekavec
    Stepping Stones to Success, USA
    Dent Today 27:116-7. 2008
  10. ncbi Use of an Electronic Patient Record system to evaluate restorative treatment following root canal therapy
    Peter Q Shelley
    Department of Endodontics, College of Dentistry, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Dent Educ 71:1333-9. 2007

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  1. ncbi Accessing evidence via the Internet
    Greg J Huang
    Department of Orthodontics, University of Washington, Seattle, Wash 98195, USA
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 130:129-30. 2006
  2. ncbi Clinical decision support complements evidence-based decision making in dental practice
    Michael G Newman
    Section of Periodontics, UCLA School of Dentistry, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Evid Based Dent Pract 7:1-5. 2007
    ..CDS has its greatest potential at the point of care where it can facilitate good-quality evidence-based decision-making...
  3. ncbi Creating a usable computer-based clinical dental system for the operatory
    Tom F Cockerell
    Tex Dent J 124:414-7. 2007
  4. ncbi Solving incompatibilities between electronic records for orthodontic patients
    Antonio Magni
    Researcher, University of Brasilia, Brazil
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 132:116-21. 2007
    ..This article describes a practical proposal that integrates 2 existing standards, HL7 and DICOM, to create a standard for electronic orthodontic patient records...
  5. pmc Supporting emerging disciplines with e-communities: needs and benefits
    Heiko Spallek
    Center for Dental Informatics, School of Dental Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, 3501 Terrace Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Med Internet Res 10:e19. 2008
    ....
  6. pmc Supporting the emergence of dental informatics with an online community
    H Spallek
    Center for Dental Informatics, School of Dental Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Int J Comput Dent 10:247-64. 2007
    b>Dental Informatics (DI) is the application of computer and information science to improve dental practice, research, education, and program administration...
  7. ncbi Use of a wireless local area network in an orthodontic clinic
    Muralidhar Mupparapu
    Department of Diagnostic Sciences D 860, New Jersey Dental School, 110 Bergen Street, Newark, NJ 07101 1709, USA
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 127:756-9. 2005
    ..The network security protocols discussed comply with HIPAA regulations and boost the efficiency of a modern orthodontic clinic...
  8. ncbi Information technology streamlines dental practice
    Kathy Fay
    Hawaii Dental Service
    Hawaii Dent J 33:14. 2002
  9. ncbi What's happening in the world of electronic records? Part 2
    Carol Tekavec
    Stepping Stones to Success, USA
    Dent Today 27:116-7. 2008
  10. ncbi Use of an Electronic Patient Record system to evaluate restorative treatment following root canal therapy
    Peter Q Shelley
    Department of Endodontics, College of Dentistry, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Dent Educ 71:1333-9. 2007
    ..This study documents the use of an EPR system to objectively and efficiently assess one aspect of quality of care in a dental school environment...
  11. doi Create and update your office web site
    David L Turpin
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 133:779. 2008
  12. ncbi A roadmap for acquiring and implementing technology in your dental practice
    Martin Jablow
    J N J Dent Assoc 79:28. 2008
  13. ncbi Are you one of these people?
    Robert J Isaacson
    Angle Orthod 78:961-2. 2008
  14. ncbi Designing a framework of intelligent information processing for dentistry administration data
    N Amiri
    Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Int J Comput Dent 8:221-31. 2005
    ..This study was designed to test a cumulative view of current data in the clinical database at the Faculty of Dentistry, Dalhousie University. We planned to examine associations among demographic factors and treatments...
  15. ncbi Big budget surplus for ADA reported
    Kathleen Roth
    J Mich Dent Assoc 87:22. 2005
  16. ncbi Electronic curriculum implementation at North American dental schools
    William D Hendricson
    San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
    J Dent Educ 68:1041-57. 2004
    ..three by deans, and ten by instructional technology (IT) managers, IT committee chairs, or directors of dental informatics departments...
  17. ncbi Utilization of library outreach services by dental school alumni, 1988-1998
    A M Corry
    University of Missouri Kansas City, School of Dentistry, 650 E 25th St, Kansas City, MO 64108 2784, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 132:76-82. 2001
    ..The author reviewed usage of services for 1988-1998 to analyze use by alumni and nonalumni and to determine possible trends...
  18. ncbi Preparing for the third millennium: the views of life informatics
    Z R Li
    Institute of Medical Informatics, Hubei Medical University, China
    Stud Health Technol Inform 52:394-6. 1998
    ..of the medical informatics family, and as such is younger than health informatics, nursing informatics, and dental informatics. It's task is to assist biologists and medical doctors to recognize and interfere the human life information ..
  19. ncbi Dental public health for the 21st century: implications for specialty education and practice
    J D Shulman
    Department of Public Health Sciences, TAMUS Baylor College of Dentistry, Dallas, TX 75266 0677, USA
    J Public Health Dent 58:75-83. 1998
    ..health services researchers; health educators; and specialists in utilization review/outcomes assessment, dental informatics, nutrition, program evaluation, and prevention...
  20. ncbi Dental informatics: a work in progress
    T K Schleyer
    Center for Dental Informatics, University of Pittsburgh, School of Dental Medicine, 3501 Terrace Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Adv Dent Res 17:9-15. 2003
    b>Dental informatics is a young scientific discipline that is undergoing continual maturation...
  21. ncbi The evolution of digital dentistry and the digital dental team
    Edward A McLaren
    UCLA Center for Esthetic Dentistry, USA
    Dent Today 27:112, 114, 116-7. 2008
  22. ncbi Overview of bioinformatics and its application to oral genomics
    W P Kuo
    Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Department of Oral Medicine, Infection, and Immunity, 188 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Adv Dent Res 17:89-94. 2003
    The "informatics revolution" in both bioinformatics and dental informatics will eventually change the way we practice dentistry...
  23. ncbi A nonsurgical endodontics relational research database: the initial six years of experience
    Mian K Iqbal
    Department of Endodontics, School of Dental Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Robert Schattner Center, Room W8 Evans Building, 240 South 40 Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6030, USA
    J Dent Educ 72:1058-66. 2008
    ..8 percent). The tooth most commonly treated was the mandibular first molar (20.1 percent). Procedural errors were found in 6.1 percent of cases and were more likely to occur in mandibular molars vs. maxillary molars...
  24. ncbi A simple and precise classification for cleft lip and palate: a five-digit numerical recording system
    Qiang Liu
    Department of Oral Maxillofacial Surgery, The Affiliated Hospital of Stomatology, China Medical University, Shenyang, China
    Cleft Palate Craniofac J 44:465-8. 2007
    ..Numerous methods have been developed for recording cleft lip and palate deformities, but none has been universally accepted due to limitations, inadequate description of the cleft deformities, and varying complexity...
  25. ncbi An interview with Dr. Larry Emmott. Interview by Randall Kam
    Larry Emmott
    Hawaii Dent J 38:6. 2007
  26. pmc Evolution of dental informatics as a major research tool in oral pathology
    Sasidhar Singaraju
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, Modern Dental College and Research Center, Airport Road, Gandhi Nagar, Indore, India
    J Oral Maxillofac Pathol 16:83-7. 2012
    ..This article attempts to review the evolution and progress of dental informatics as a specialty and its applications in oral pathology.
  27. ncbi The dental forensic data supplement to ANSI/NIST-ITL 1-2011
    K W Aschheim
    Office of the Chief Medical Examiner of the City of New York, New York, USA
    J Forensic Odontostomatol 31:103-4. 2013
    ..In October, 2006, The American Dental Association (ADA) Standards Committee on Dental Informatics (SCDI) Joint Working Group 10...
  28. pmc Dental informatics to characterize patients with dentofacial deformities
    Seoung Bum Kim
    School of Industrial Management Engineering, Korea University, Anam Dong, Seongbuk gu, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    PLoS ONE 8:e67862. 2013
    ..The results showed that feature selection improved classification accuracy while simultaneously determining which measurements were relevant. ..
  29. pmc Comparing potential early caries assessment methods for teledentistry
    Zachary Van Hilsen
    School of Dentistry, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    BMC Oral Health 13:16. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate and compare visible and near infrared detection methods for identifying early non-cavitated ex vivo occlusal demineralization...
  30. ncbi An online community of inquiry for reflective practice in an operative dentistry course
    Karen Gardner
    Department of Oral Health Sciences, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia V6T 1Z3, Canada
    J Dent Educ 76:641-50. 2012
    ..This descriptive article presents an overview of the experiences involved in developing this COI and provides a conceptual framework for an online COI...
  31. ncbi An initial, qualitative investigation of patient-centered education in dentistry
    Marc Clayton
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 183:314-8. 2013
    ..Patient education should be meaningfully integrated into the workflow shared by dentists, their team members and patients, in order to maximize its outcomes...
  32. ncbi Accessing the best available evidence
    Thomas Lamont
    University of Dundee, Dental Health Services Research Unit, University of Dundee, Dundee Dental Hospital and School, Park Place, Dundee DD1 4HN
    Dent Update 40:482-4, 486. 2013
    ..This narrative review aims to highlight sources of the best available evidence and describe primary clinical trials currently taking place in primary dental care across the United Kingdom which will add to the evidence base...
  33. ncbi Discovery of putative salivary biomarkers for Sjögren's syndrome using high resolution mass spectrometry and bioinformatics
    Driss Zoukhri
    Department of General Dentistry, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Oral Sci 54:61-70. 2012
    ..We conclude that salivary biomarkers detected by high-resolution mass spectrometry coupled with powerful bioinformatic tools offer the potential to serve as diagnostic/prognostic tools for SjS...
  34. ncbi Ethics and the electronic health record in dental school clinics
    Robert A Cederberg
    Department of Restorative Dentistry and Biomaterials, Univer sity of Texas Health Science Center at Houston School of Dentistry, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Dent Educ 76:584-9. 2012
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  35. pmc Using natural language processing to enable in-depth analysis of clinical messages posted to an Internet mailing list: a feasibility study
    Tanja Bekhuis
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15232, United States tcb24 at pitt edu
    J Med Internet Res 13:e98. 2011
    ..However, a necessary first step involves developing procedures to identify messages that are worth studying given our resources for planned, labor-intensive research...
  36. doi Office computer systems for the dental office
    Frances E Sam
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Howard University College of Dentistry, 600 West Street, NW, Room 424, Washington, DC 20059, USA
    Dent Clin North Am 55:549-57, ix. 2011
    ..The past, present, and future of dental office computer systems is explored in this article. An understanding of the benefits and current challenges of contemporary dental practice software is also reviewed...
  37. doi Three-dimensional portable document format: a simple way to present 3-dimensional data in an electronic publication
    Jan C Danz
    Department of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 140:274-6. 2011
    ....
  38. doi Sequential software processing of micro-XCT dental-images for 3D-FE analysis
    Flávia P Rodrigues
    Department of Dental Materials, School of Dentistry, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Dent Mater 25:e47-55. 2009
    ..This paper first gives an overview of a sequential processing and then applies the resulting model to the particular case...
  39. ncbi The maturation of science within dentistry: the impact of critical milestones and visionary leaders on contemporary achievements
    James L Gutmann
    Baylor College of Dentistry, Texas A and M Health Science Center, Dallas, Texas, USA
    J Hist Dent 57:109-22. 2009
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  40. ncbi Can digital technology solve every dental challenge?
    Damon Adams
    Dent Today 27:16. 2008
  41. doi Prevalence of tooth transposition. A meta-analysis
    Moschos A Papadopoulos
    Department of Orthodontics, School of Dentistry, Aristotle University, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Angle Orthod 80:275-85. 2010
    ..To synthesize currently existing data and investigate the prevalence of tooth transposition as well as its relation to gender, dental arch, and quadrant occurrence...
  42. ncbi Moving your practice into the digital age
    David L Guichet
    Dent Today 27:90, 92, 94. 2008
  43. ncbi Development of an interdisciplinary course in information resources and evidence-based dentistry
    Alan E Levine
    Houston Medical School, 6516 M D Anderson Blvd, Suite 4 109, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Dent Educ 72:1067-76. 2008
    ..Dental Branch about evidence-based dentistry, search strategies, critical appraisal of the literature, and dental informatics. Students learned to develop a clinical question, conduct a search to find answers to that question, and ..
  44. ncbi New online management software and DICOM viewer for dentistry
    Paolo Cardelli
    Int J Comput Dent 14:147-53. 2011
    ..In particular, this article describes the first Web-based Electronic Medical Record (DocSapiens.com), which is able to view and edit DICOM files directly online...
  45. ncbi IT and security considerations for online clinical records
    Patricia A H Williams
    secau Security Research Centre, School of Computer and Security Science, Edith Cowan University, Western Australia
    Ann R Australas Coll Dent Surg 20:66-70. 2010
    ..The benefits and barriers to adoption of online records will be presented to provide a frame of reference for the next major shift in electronic communication...
  46. ncbi A blended learning course taught to different groups of learners in a dental school: follow-up evaluation
    Kimon Pahinis
    Department of Adult Dental Care, School of Clinical Dentistry, University of Sheffield, Claremont Crescent, Sheffield S10 2TA, UK
    J Dent Educ 72:1048-57. 2008
    ..The change in the delivery method influenced the students' comprehension of the material negatively and the learning environment positively, but did not influence online collaboration among students...
  47. ncbi A new helping-hand concept for Invisalign users
    Rend Sterental
    Align Technology, USA
    Dent Today 27:118, 120-1. 2008
  48. ncbi Online medical and dental history submission for patients
    Keith D Rossein
    International Dental Consultants
    Dent Today 27:136, 138. 2008
  49. doi 2008 Survey of Pro Bono Services Provided by Practicing Prosthodontists
    Steven J Sadowsky
    Dental Department, Rossmoor Medical Center, Walnut Creek, CA, USA
    J Prosthodont 19:553-6. 2010
    ..Survey results are used to examine characteristics and to compare the charitable care rendered by practicing prosthodontists to the dental field at large...
  50. pmc American Dental Association's Resources to Support Evidence-Based Dentistry
    K Aravamudhan
    American Dental Association Center for Evidence Based Dentistry, American DentalAssociation, 211, East Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Evid Based Dent Pract 9:139-44. 2009
    ..With the explosion in the use of information technology within a dental office, this web-site will serve as the one-stop resource for credible scientific information for practitioners...
  51. doi Using teledentistry to improve access to dental care for the underserved
    James Fricton
    University of Minnesota School of Dentistry, 515 Delaware Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Dent Clin North Am 53:537-48. 2009
    ..It enables the specialist located many miles away to make a diagnosis and recommend treatment options and/or referral...
  52. ncbi Factors influencing implementation and outcomes of a dental electronic patient record system
    Muhammad F Walji
    Diagnostic Sciences, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston Dental Branch, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Dent Educ 73:589-600. 2009
    ..By sharing lessons learned and knowledge about the science of implementation, we hope to reduce failures and costs for dental schools embarking on large-scale information technology implementations...
  53. ncbi Informational resources utilized in clinical decision making: common practices in dentistry
    Cheryl L Straub-Morarend
    College of Dentistry, University of Iowa, 313 Dental Science Building South, Iowa City, IA 52242 1001, USA
    J Dent Educ 75:441-52. 2011
    ..The habits of newer graduates vary somewhat from those of earlier graduates; the habits of specialists vary from those of general practitioners...
  54. ncbi Principles of evidence-based dental practice (EBDP)
    Hoda Abdellatif
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Baylor College of Dentistry Texas A and M Health Science Center TAMHSC, 75246, USA
    Tex Dent J 128:155-64. 2011
    ..This article introduces the basic skills of evidence-based dentistry. Their practice requires a discipline of lifelong learning in which recent and relevant scientific evidence are translated into practical clinical applications...
  55. ncbi Drowned in information yet starved for knowledge; evidence-based dentistry, what's in it for me?
    Abhijit Gune
    Tuolumne Me Wuk Dental Clinic, Sonora, California, USA
    J Am Coll Dent 77:41-8. 2010
    ..Sources of summarized evidence are mentioned that can be accessed via the Internet, especially those that summarize evidence of the greatest research rigor that have been summarized systematically...
  56. doi Traumatic orodental injuries and the development of an orodental injury surveillance system: a pilot study in Victoria, Australia
    Rachel Catherine Anne Tham
    School of Rural Health, Monash University, Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
    Dent Traumatol 25:103-9. 2009
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  57. doi A preliminary model of work during initial examination and treatment planning appointments
    J Y Irwin
    PhD Students, Center for Dental Informatics, School of Dental Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Br Dent J 206:E1; discussion 24-5. 2009
    ..Conclusion Current dental software could be significantly improved with regard to its support for communication and collaboration, workflow, information design and presentation, information content, and data entry...
  58. pmc A usability evaluation of four commercial dental computer-based patient record systems
    Thankam P Thyvalikakath
    Center for Dental Informatics, School of Dental Medicine, University of Pittsburg, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 139:1632-42. 2008
    ..The usability of dental computer-based patient record (CPR) systems has not been studied, despite early evidence that poor usability is a problem for dental CPR system users at multiple levels...
  59. doi Validity of an information and communication technology system for data capture in epidemiological studies
    J C Carvalho
    School of Dentistry, Catholic University of Louvain, Brussels, Belgium
    Caries Res 45:287-93. 2011
    ..001). As information technology has turned into an ever more necessary working tool in epidemiology, there should be an important potential for uptake of further improvements in electronic data capture in the future...
  60. pmc Developing a standardized cephalometric vocabulary: choices and possible strategies
    Randall F Stewart
    Health Sciences Library and Informatics Center, MSC09 5100, 1 University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
    J Dent Educ 72:989-97. 2008
    ....
  61. ncbi Drugs and dentistry. E-prescribing is not just a concept
    Michael Jackson
    Florida Pharmacy Association, USA
    Todays FDA 20:28, 31. 2008
  62. ncbi Search and selection methodology of systematic reviews in orthodontics (2000-2004)
    Carlos Flores-Mir
    Orthodontic Graduate Program, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 130:214-7. 2006
    ..More systematic reviews related to orthodontic topics are published each year, although little has been done to evaluate their search and selection methodologies...
  63. ncbi ADA initiates development of orthodontic informatics standards
    William E Harrell
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 128:153-6. 2005
    ..The ADA sponsors standards programs for all areas of dentistry, including dental materials and products and dental informatics. ANSI/ADA Specification No...
  64. pmc Trends in students' knowledge, opinions, and experience regarding dental informatics and computer applications
    W P Lang
    Department of Periodontics Prevention Geriatrics, University of Michigan School of Dentistry, Ann Arbor 48109 1078, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 2:374-82. 1995
    This study investigated knowledge, opinions, and experience regarding dental informatics and computers among first-year dental students (D1s) and fourth-year dental students (D4s).
  65. ncbi Bioinformatics and approaches to identifying polygenic susceptibility traits
    Bruce S Weir
    Bioinformatics Research Center, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina 27695 7566, USA
    Ann Periodontol 7:1-7. 2002
    ..Current thinking tends to focus on relatively conserved "haplotype blocks" instead of single genetic markers, although there is no consensus on the utility of this emphasis...
  66. ncbi The first grid for the oral and maxillofacial region and its application for speech analysis
    K Nozaki
    Graduate School of Dentistry, Osaka University, 1 8 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka 565 0871, Japan
    Methods Inf Med 44:253-6. 2005
    ..Introduction of a new grid-based method for analyzing speech functions which takes into account the related information of patients' data and the oral air flow with pronouncing analyzed by computational fluid dynamics...
  67. ncbi How do we move forward?
    Kenneth Eaton
    Prim Dent Care 12:39-41. 2005
  68. ncbi The new online submission--author's paradise
    Klaus Wiedhahn
    Int J Comput Dent 8:3-5. 2005
  69. ncbi Virus alert... are you infected?
    Michel Champagne
    Int J Orthod Milwaukee 15:5-7. 2004
  70. ncbi Should dentistry be part of the National Health Information Infrastructure?
    Titus K L Schleyer
    Center for Dental Informatics, University of Pittsburgh, School of Dental Medicine, PA 15261 1933, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 135:1687-95. 2004
    ..To date, dentistry's integration into this network has not been discussed widely...
  71. ncbi Methods for enhancing the efficiency of dental/oral health clinical trials: current status, future possibilities
    M L Barnett
    National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, National Institutes of Health, Building 45, Room 4AS43G, 45 Center Drive, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    J Dent Res 83:744-50. 2004
    ..Examples of ways in which clinical trials of other diseases have benefited from the use of new methods and technologies and FDA considerations were also discussed...
  72. ncbi The role of information technology and informatics research in the dentist-patient relationship
    M Kirshner
    Department of Medical Informatics, Kaiser Permanente, 500 NE Multnomah St, Portland, OR 97232, USA
    Adv Dent Res 17:77-81. 2003
    ..This paper discusses the role of dental informatics research vis-à-vis the doctor-patient relationship and explores how it may inform the next generation of ..
  73. ncbi A preliminary analysis of the dental informatics literature
    T K Schleyer
    Center for Dental Informatics, School of Dental Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, 3501 Terrace Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Adv Dent Res 17:20-4. 2003
    b>Dental informatics is an emerging discipline applying computer and information science to dental practice, research, education, and management. To date, the dental informatics research literature has not been comprehensively reviewed...
  74. ncbi Grand challenges in dental informatics
    D F Sittig
    Clinical Informatics Research Network, Kaiser Permanente, Portland, OR, USA
    Adv Dent Res 17:16-9. 2003
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  75. ncbi Dental informatics: an emerging biomedical informatics discipline
    Titus K L Schleyer
    Center for Dental Informatics, School of Dental Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Dent Educ 67:1193-200. 2003
    ..One of its subdisciplines, dental informatics, is beginning to emerge as its own entity...
  76. ncbi Capabilities of computerized clinical decision support systems: the implications for the practicing dental professional
    Hikmet Umar
    Department of Information Sciences and Telecommunications, School of Information Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, USA
    J Contemp Dent Pract 3:27-42. 2002
    ..A quality matrix identifies target values for dental informatics while demonstrating an "importance-weighting" of dental characteristics.
  77. ncbi Dental informatics. A cornerstone of dental practice
    T Schleyer
    Department of Dental Informatics, Temple University School of Dentistry, 3223 N Broad St, TU 600 00, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 132:605-13. 2001
    b>Dental informatics is a relatively new field that has significant potential for supporting clinical care. Most dentists are unaware of what dental informatics is, what its goals are, what it has achieved and how they can get involved in it...
  78. ncbi Design of tele-educational system for interpreting dental tumor images
    Min Wu
    University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    J Med Syst 30:351-62. 2006
    ..The design of tele-educational system could serve as a model for self-evaluation of interpreting skills in dental tumor images as part of Continuous Medical Education (CME) in the future...
  79. ncbi Ubiquitous computing in shared-care environments
    S Koch
    Centre for eHealth, Uppsala University, Sweden
    Int J Comput Dent 9:219-26. 2006
    ..Furthermore, the role of dentistry in shared-care environments is discussed and illustrated in the form of a future scenario...
  80. ncbi Heuristic evaluation of clinical functions in four practice management systems: a pilot study
    Thankam P Thyvalikakath
    Center for Dental Informatics, School of Dental Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 138:209-10, 212-8. 2007
    ..Dentists report that the complexity and poor usability of practice management systems (PMSs) are factors in the slow adoption of computers at chairside...
  81. ncbi Nine years of DentEd--a global perspective on dental education
    P A Reynolds
    Centre for Flexible Learning in Dentistry, King s College London Dental Institute, Floor 3, Strand Bridge House, 138 142 The Strand, London WC21HH
    Br Dent J 205:199-204. 2008
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  82. ncbi Digital imaging
    Julius Hyatt
    J Am Dent Assoc 139:1029-30; author reply 1030. 2008
  83. ncbi Beyond paperless dentistry: the expanding role of computers in modem dental practice
    Bruce A Stephenson
    Dent Today 27:122, 124-5. 2008
  84. ncbi What's happening in the world of electronic records? Part 1
    Carol Tekavec
    Stepping Stones to Success, USA
    Dent Today 27:128-9. 2008
  85. doi Better informed in clinical practice - a brief overview of dental informatics
    P A Reynolds
    Centre of Flexible Learning in Dentistry, King s College London Dental Institute, Floor 3, Strand Bridge House, 138 142 The Strand, London, WC2 1HH, UK
    Br Dent J 204:313-7. 2008
    Uptake of dental informatics has been hampered by technical and user issues. Innovative systems have been developed, but usability issues have affected many...
  86. ncbi Avoiding claim delays and denials
    Carol D Tekavec
    Stepping Stones to Success, USA
    Dent Today 27:178-80. 2008
  87. doi Better informed: an overview of health informatics
    P A Reynolds
    Centre of Flexible Learning in Dentistry, King s College London Dental Institute, Floor 3, Strand Bridge House, 138 142 The Strand, London, WC2 1HH
    Br Dent J 204:259-64. 2008
    ..Over the longer term, future informatics tools, combined with other medical and dental technology modalities, promise more adaptive, patient-focused and efficient healthcare and education for the practitioner and the patient...
  88. ncbi Development of standards for the design of educational software. Standards Committee for Dental Informatics
    L A Johnson
    Department of Oral Pathology, Radiology and Medicine, University of Iowa, College of Dentistry, Iowa City 52242, USA
    Quintessence Int 30:763-8. 1999
    ..The quality of these products varies widely. Working Group 5 of the Standards Committee for Dental Informatics has published an initial set of guidelines to help course designers develop high-quality instructional ..
  89. doi Common contractual concerns for the oral and maxillofacial surgeon
    Eugene W Luciani
    Anderson, Tate and Carr, P C, 1505 Lakes Parkway, Suite 100, Lawrenceville, GA 30043, USA
    Oral Maxillofac Surg Clin North Am 20:37-46. 2008
    ..It is a general discussion of common legal concepts that could face an OMS, but it is not, nor is it intended to be, legal advice...
  90. ncbi The feasibility of a three-dimensional charting interface for general dentistry
    Titus K L Schleyer
    Center for Dental Informatics, School of Dental Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, 3501 Terrace St, 331 Salk Hall, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 138:1072-80. 2007
    ..No studies have investigated the inclusion of a three-dimensional (3-D) charting interface in a general dental record...
  91. ncbi Remote access of electronic patient data with cellular wireless broadband technology
    Muralidhar Mupparapu
    Department of Diagnostic Sciences, UMDNJ New Jersey Dental School, Newark, NJ 07101 1709, USA
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 132:260-5. 2007
    ..The new enterprise-level gadgets that use third-generation technologies are also introduced...
  92. ncbi Content-based access to oral and maxillofacial radiographs
    T M Deserno
    Department of Medical Informatics, Aachen University of Technology RWTH, Aachen, Germany
    Dentomaxillofac Radiol 36:328-35. 2007
    ..In this study, the applicability of CBA methods in dentomaxillofacial radiology is evaluated...
  93. ncbi Speech recognition in dental software systems: features and functionality
    Jeannie Yuhaniak Irwin
    Center for Dental Informatics, Department of Biomedical Informatics, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15216, United States
    Stud Health Technol Inform 129:1127-31. 2007
    ..Overall, limited speech functionality reduces the ability of clinicians to interact directly with the computer during clinical care. This can hinder the benefits of electronic patient records and clinical decision support systems...
  94. ncbi Modelling the way that dentists use information: an audit tool for capability and competency
    A Gillies
    University of Central Lancashire, Preston
    Br Dent J 203:529-33. 2007
    ..The approach audits current maturity of usage and staff competency to help develop improvement plans for dental practices. The article describes how the model has been made freely available to dental practices over the Internet...
  95. ncbi Automatic mining of the literature to generate new hypotheses for the possible link between periodontitis and atherosclerosis: lipopolysaccharide as a case study
    Kristina M Hettne
    Safety Assessment, AstraZeneca R and D Molndal, Sweden
    J Clin Periodontol 34:1016-24. 2007
    ..The aim of the current report was to generate and explore new hypotheses into how, in a pathophysiological sense, atherosclerosis and periodontitis could be linked...
  96. doi Structured abstracts: do they improve citation retrieval from dental journals?
    Helen A Stevenson
    Liverpool University Dental Hospital, Liverpool, UK
    J Orthod 36:52-60; discussion 15-6. 2009
    ..To assess whether structured abstracts improved the sensitivity, precision and yield of retrieving clinical trials, using electronic searches, for example, MEDLINE, from dental journals...
  97. ncbi Establishing your practice in cyberspace: getting started
    Todd R Schoenbaum
    UCLA School of Dentistry, USA
    Dent Today 27:150-1. 2008
  98. ncbi Advanced technologies in endodontic practice: computer infrastructure and digital radiography
    Martin D Levin
    Nova Southeastern University, College of Dental Medicine, USA
    Alpha Omegan 97:51-61. 2004

Research Grants39

  1. eHealth Records to Improve Dental Care for Patients with Chronic Illnesses
    James Fricton; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  2. Pittsburgh Biomedical Informatics Training Program
    Cynthia Gadd; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The program offers categorically-funded training positions in dental informatics and health librarianship informatics...
  3. Pittsburgh Biomedical Informatics Training Program
    Gregory Cooper; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The program offers categorically-funded training positions in dental informatics and health librarianship informatics...
  4. Pittsburgh Biomedical Informatics Training Program
    Gregory Cooper; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The program offers categorically-funded training positions in dental informatics and health librarianship informatics...
  5. Pittsburgh Biomedical Informatics Training Program
    Cynthia Gadd; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The program offers categorically-funded training positions in dental informatics and health librarianship informatics...
  6. Pittsburgh Biomedical Informatics Training Program
    Charles Friedman; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The program offers categorically-funded training positions in dental informatics and health librarianship informatics...
  7. Pittsburgh Biomedical Informatics Training Program
    Rebecca S Crowley; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..In addition, the program has concentrations in bioinformatics, dental informatics, health services research, library informatics, and public health surveillance for trainees with those ..
  8. Pittsburgh Biomedical Informatics Training Program
    Rebecca Crowley; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..In addition, the program has concentrations in bioinformatics, dental informatics, health services research, library informatics, and public health surveillance for trainees with those ..
  9. Pittsburgh Biomedical Informatics Training Program
    Gregory Cooper; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..In addition, the program has concentrations in bioinformatics, dental informatics, health services research, library informatics, and public health surveillance for trainees with those ..
  10. Pittsburgh Biomedical Informatics Training Program
    Rebecca S Crowley; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..In addition, the program has concentrations in bioinformatics, dental informatics, health services research, library informatics, and public health surveillance for trainees with those ..
  11. Pittsburgh Biomedical Informatics Training Program
    Rebecca Crowley; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..In addition, the program has concentrations in bioinformatics, dental informatics, health services research, library informatics, and public health surveillance for trainees with those ..
  12. Web-based Resource on Evidence-based Dentistry
    Julie Frantsve Hawley; Fiscal Year: 2007
    The intent of this proposal is to develop a dental informatics resource to support evidence-based dental care...
  13. Web-based Resource on Evidence-based Dentistry
    Julie Frantsve Hawley; Fiscal Year: 2009
    The intent of this proposal is to develop a dental informatics resource to support evidence-based dental care...
  14. Web-based Resource on Evidence-based Dentistry
    Julie Frantsve Hawley; Fiscal Year: 2009
    The intent of this proposal is to develop a dental informatics resource to support evidence-based dental care...
  15. Dental Informatics Online Community
    Heiko Spallek; Fiscal Year: 2007
    unreadable] DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Dental informatics (Dl) is the application of computer and information science to improve dental practice, research, education and program administration...
  16. Dental Informatics Online Community
    Heiko Spallek; Fiscal Year: 2006
    unreadable] DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Dental informatics (Dl) is the application of computer and information science to improve dental practice, research, education and program administration...
  17. Implementation and Evaluation of a Risk Assessment Tool for Periodontal Disease
    THANKAM THYVALIKAKATH; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..BDS, MDS, MS, build on her previous training and experience to become a fully qualified investigator in dental informatics. Through the multidisciplinary mentorship, training and research experience proposed in this application, Dr...
  18. Implementation and Evaluation of a Risk Assessment Tool for Periodontal Disease
    Thankam P Thyvalikakath; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..BDS, MDS, MS, build on her previous training and experience to become a fully qualified investigator in dental informatics. Through the multidisciplinary mentorship, training and research experience proposed in this application, Dr...
  19. Medical Training Interactive Curricula System (METRICS)
    William Brown; Fiscal Year: 2009
    With the advent of technology in teaching and learning, the exponential growth of medical and dental informatics, the dire need of specialty instructors in these fields globally, and the mandate by the Santa Fe Group encouraging a new ..
  20. A Controlled Terminology for Diagnoses and Findings in General Dentistry
    Titus Schleyer; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  21. Conference:Dental Informatics and Dental Research
    Titus Schleyer; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..b>Dental informatics faces two critical challenges...
  22. A Controlled Terminology for Diagnoses and Findings in General Dentistry
    Titus Schleyer; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  23. BIOBEHAVIORAL ETIOLOGY OF CHRONIC TEMPOROMANDIBULAR
    James Fricton; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Questionnaires will include RDC/TMD axis I and II, coping strategies questionnaire, a self report fibromyalgia screening form, and IMPATH. ..
  24. BIOBEHAVIORAL ETIOLOGY OF CHRONIC TEMPOROMANDIBULAR
    James Fricton; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Questionnaires will include RDC/TMD axis I and II, coping strategies questionnaire, a self report fibromyalgia screening form, and IMPATH. ..
  25. BIOBEHAVIORAL ETIOLOGY OF CHRONIC TEMPOROMANDIBULAR
    James Fricton; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Questionnaires will include RDC/TMD axis I and II, coping strategies questionnaire, a self report fibromyalgia screening form, and IMPATH. ..
  26. STIMULUS/SECRETION COUPLING IN DISEASED LACRIMAL GLAND
    Driss Zoukhri; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..IL-1-ra will be given s.c. (21-day release pellets) in the capsular region of diseased animals. Serum levels of IL-1-ra will be determined by ELISA. ..
  27. STIMULUS/SECRETION COUPLING IN DISEASED LACRIMAL GLAND
    Driss Zoukhri; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..IL-1-ra will be given s.c. (21-day release pellets) in the capsular region of diseased animals. Serum levels of IL-1-ra will be determined by ELISA. ..
  28. STIMULUS/SECRETION COUPLING IN DISEASED LACRIMAL GLAND
    Driss Zoukhri; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..IL-1-ra will be given s.c. (21-day release pellets) in the capsular region of diseased animals. Serum levels of IL-1-ra will be determined by ELISA. ..
  29. Stimulus-Secretion Coupling in Diseased Lacrimal Gland
    Driss Zoukhri; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Selective inhibitors of JNK, ERK, and/or iNOS will be given subcutaneously to diseased and control female mice. ..
  30. Stimulus-Secretion Coupling in Diseased Lacrimal Gland
    Driss Zoukhri; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The knowledge gained will unravel new strategies to promote regeneration of inflamed human lacrimal glands that would restore adequate aqueous tear production. ..
  31. STIMULUS/SECRETION COUPLING IN DISEASED LACRIMAL GLAND
    Driss Zoukhri; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..IL-1-ra will be given s.c. (21-day release pellets) in the capsular region of diseased animals. Serum levels of IL-1-ra will be determined by ELISA. ..
  32. Stimulus-Secretion Coupling in Diseased Lacrimal Gland
    Driss Zoukhri; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Selective inhibitors of JNK, ERK, and/or iNOS will be given subcutaneously to diseased and control female mice. ..
  33. Stimulus-Secretion Coupling in Diseased Lacrimal Gland
    Driss Zoukhri; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The knowledge gained will unravel new strategies to promote regeneration of inflamed human lacrimal glands that would restore adequate aqueous tear production. ..
  34. Stimulus-Secretion Coupling in Diseased Lacrimal Gland
    Driss Zoukhri; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Selective inhibitors of JNK, ERK, and/or iNOS will be given subcutaneously to diseased and control female mice. ..
  35. Stimulus-Secretion Coupling in Diseased Lacrimal Gland
    Driss Zoukhri; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Selective inhibitors of JNK, ERK, and/or iNOS will be given subcutaneously to diseased and control female mice. ..
  36. Stimulus-Secretion Coupling in Diseased Lacrimal Gland
    Driss Zoukhri; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Selective inhibitors of JNK, ERK, and/or iNOS will be given subcutaneously to diseased and control female mice. ..