Summary: The application of computer and information sciences to improve dental practice, research, education and management.
- Accessing evidence via the InternetGreg J Huang
Department of Orthodontics, University of Washington, Seattle, Wash 98195, USA
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 130:129-30. 2006
- Clinical decision support complements evidence-based decision making in dental practiceMichael 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...
- Creating a usable computer-based clinical dental system for the operatoryTom F Cockerell
Tex Dent J 124:414-7. 2007
- Solving incompatibilities between electronic records for orthodontic patientsAntonio 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...
- Supporting emerging disciplines with e-communities: needs and benefitsHeiko 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....
- Supporting the emergence of dental informatics with an online communityH Spallek
Center for Dental Informatics, School of Dental Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
Int J Comput Dent 10:247-64. 2007b>Dental Informatics (DI) is the application of computer and information science to improve dental practice, research, education, and program administration...
- Use of a wireless local area network in an orthodontic clinicMuralidhar 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...
- Information technology streamlines dental practiceKathy Fay
Hawaii Dental Service
Hawaii Dent J 33:14. 2002
- What's happening in the world of electronic records? Part 2Carol Tekavec
Stepping Stones to Success, USA
Dent Today 27:116-7. 2008
- Use of an Electronic Patient Record system to evaluate restorative treatment following root canal therapyPeter 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...
- Create and update your office web siteDavid L Turpin
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 133:779. 2008
- A roadmap for acquiring and implementing technology in your dental practiceMartin Jablow
J N J Dent Assoc 79:28. 2008
- Are you one of these people?Robert J Isaacson
Angle Orthod 78:961-2. 2008
- Designing a framework of intelligent information processing for dentistry administration dataN 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...
- Big budget surplus for ADA reportedKathleen Roth
J Mich Dent Assoc 87:22. 2005
- Electronic curriculum implementation at North American dental schoolsWilliam 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...
- Utilization of library outreach services by dental school alumni, 1988-1998A 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...
- Preparing for the third millennium: the views of life informaticsZ 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 ..
- Dental public health for the 21st century: implications for specialty education and practiceJ 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...
- Dental informatics: a work in progressT 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. 2003b>Dental informatics is a young scientific discipline that is undergoing continual maturation...
- The evolution of digital dentistry and the digital dental teamEdward A McLaren
UCLA Center for Esthetic Dentistry, USA
Dent Today 27:112, 114, 116-7. 2008
- Overview of bioinformatics and its application to oral genomicsW 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. 2003The "informatics revolution" in both bioinformatics and dental informatics will eventually change the way we practice dentistry...
- A nonsurgical endodontics relational research database: the initial six years of experienceMian 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...
- A simple and precise classification for cleft lip and palate: a five-digit numerical recording systemQiang 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...
- An interview with Dr. Larry Emmott. Interview by Randall KamLarry Emmott
Hawaii Dent J 38:6. 2007
- Evolution of dental informatics as a major research tool in oral pathologySasidhar 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.
- The dental forensic data supplement to ANSI/NIST-ITL 1-2011K 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...
- Dental informatics to characterize patients with dentofacial deformitiesSeoung 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. ..
- Comparing potential early caries assessment methods for teledentistryZachary 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...
- An online community of inquiry for reflective practice in an operative dentistry courseKaren 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...
- An initial, qualitative investigation of patient-centered education in dentistryMarc 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...
- Accessing the best available evidenceThomas 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....
- Discovery of putative salivary biomarkers for Sjögren's syndrome using high resolution mass spectrometry and bioinformaticsDriss 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...
- Ethics and the electronic health record in dental school clinicsRobert 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....
- Using natural language processing to enable in-depth analysis of clinical messages posted to an Internet mailing list: a feasibility studyTanja 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...
- Office computer systems for the dental officeFrances 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...
- Three-dimensional portable document format: a simple way to present 3-dimensional data in an electronic publicationJan C Danz
Department of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 140:274-6. 2011....
- Sequential software processing of micro-XCT dental-images for 3D-FE analysisFlávia 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...
- The maturation of science within dentistry: the impact of critical milestones and visionary leaders on contemporary achievementsJames L Gutmann
Baylor College of Dentistry, Texas A and M Health Science Center, Dallas, Texas, USA
J Hist Dent 57:109-22. 2009....
- Can digital technology solve every dental challenge?Damon Adams
Dent Today 27:16. 2008
- Prevalence of tooth transposition. A meta-analysisMoschos 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...
- Moving your practice into the digital ageDavid L Guichet
Dent Today 27:90, 92, 94. 2008
- Development of an interdisciplinary course in information resources and evidence-based dentistryAlan 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 ..
- New online management software and DICOM viewer for dentistryPaolo 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...
- IT and security considerations for online clinical recordsPatricia 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...
- A blended learning course taught to different groups of learners in a dental school: follow-up evaluationKimon 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...
- A new helping-hand concept for Invisalign usersRend Sterental
Align Technology, USA
Dent Today 27:118, 120-1. 2008
- Online medical and dental history submission for patientsKeith D Rossein
International Dental Consultants
Dent Today 27:136, 138. 2008
- 2008 Survey of Pro Bono Services Provided by Practicing ProsthodontistsSteven 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...
- American Dental Association's Resources to Support Evidence-Based DentistryK 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...
- Using teledentistry to improve access to dental care for the underservedJames 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...
- Factors influencing implementation and outcomes of a dental electronic patient record systemMuhammad 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...
- Informational resources utilized in clinical decision making: common practices in dentistryCheryl 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...
- 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...
- 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...
- Traumatic orodental injuries and the development of an orodental injury surveillance system: a pilot study in Victoria, AustraliaRachel Catherine Anne Tham
School of Rural Health, Monash University, Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
Dent Traumatol 25:103-9. 2009....
- A preliminary model of work during initial examination and treatment planning appointmentsJ 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...
- A usability evaluation of four commercial dental computer-based patient record systemsThankam 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...
- Validity of an information and communication technology system for data capture in epidemiological studiesJ 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...
- Developing a standardized cephalometric vocabulary: choices and possible strategiesRandall 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....
- Drugs and dentistry. E-prescribing is not just a conceptMichael Jackson
Florida Pharmacy Association, USA
Todays FDA 20:28, 31. 2008
- 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...
- ADA initiates development of orthodontic informatics standardsWilliam 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...
- Trends in students' knowledge, opinions, and experience regarding dental informatics and computer applicationsW 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. 1995This study investigated knowledge, opinions, and experience regarding dental informatics and computers among first-year dental students (D1s) and fourth-year dental students (D4s).
- Bioinformatics and approaches to identifying polygenic susceptibility traitsBruce 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...
- The first grid for the oral and maxillofacial region and its application for speech analysisK 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...
- How do we move forward?Kenneth Eaton
Prim Dent Care 12:39-41. 2005
- The new online submission--author's paradiseKlaus Wiedhahn
Int J Comput Dent 8:3-5. 2005
- Virus alert... are you infected?Michel Champagne
Int J Orthod Milwaukee 15:5-7. 2004
- 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...
- Methods for enhancing the efficiency of dental/oral health clinical trials: current status, future possibilitiesM 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...
- The role of information technology and informatics research in the dentist-patient relationshipM 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 ..
- A preliminary analysis of the dental informatics literatureT 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. 2003b>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...
- Grand challenges in dental informaticsD F Sittig
Clinical Informatics Research Network, Kaiser Permanente, Portland, OR, USA
Adv Dent Res 17:16-9. 2003....
- Dental informatics: an emerging biomedical informatics disciplineTitus 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...
- Capabilities of computerized clinical decision support systems: the implications for the practicing dental professionalHikmet 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.
- Dental informatics. A cornerstone of dental practiceT 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. 2001b>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...
- Design of tele-educational system for interpreting dental tumor imagesMin 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...
- Ubiquitous computing in shared-care environmentsS 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...
- Heuristic evaluation of clinical functions in four practice management systems: a pilot studyThankam 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...
- Nine years of DentEd--a global perspective on dental educationP 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....
- Digital imagingJulius Hyatt
J Am Dent Assoc 139:1029-30; author reply 1030. 2008
- Beyond paperless dentistry: the expanding role of computers in modem dental practiceBruce A Stephenson
Dent Today 27:122, 124-5. 2008
- What's happening in the world of electronic records? Part 1Carol Tekavec
Stepping Stones to Success, USA
Dent Today 27:128-9. 2008
- Better informed in clinical practice - a brief overview of dental informaticsP 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. 2008Uptake of dental informatics has been hampered by technical and user issues. Innovative systems have been developed, but usability issues have affected many...
- Avoiding claim delays and denialsCarol D Tekavec
Stepping Stones to Success, USA
Dent Today 27:178-80. 2008
- Better informed: an overview of health informaticsP 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...
- Development of standards for the design of educational software. Standards Committee for Dental InformaticsL 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 ..
- Common contractual concerns for the oral and maxillofacial surgeonEugene 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...
- The feasibility of a three-dimensional charting interface for general dentistryTitus 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...
- Remote access of electronic patient data with cellular wireless broadband technologyMuralidhar 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...
- Content-based access to oral and maxillofacial radiographsT 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...
- Speech recognition in dental software systems: features and functionalityJeannie 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...
- Modelling the way that dentists use information: an audit tool for capability and competencyA 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...
- Automatic mining of the literature to generate new hypotheses for the possible link between periodontitis and atherosclerosis: lipopolysaccharide as a case studyKristina 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...
- 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...
- Establishing your practice in cyberspace: getting startedTodd R Schoenbaum
UCLA School of Dentistry, USA
Dent Today 27:150-1. 2008
- Advanced technologies in endodontic practice: computer infrastructure and digital radiographyMartin D Levin
Nova Southeastern University, College of Dental Medicine, USA
Alpha Omegan 97:51-61. 2004
- eHealth Records to Improve Dental Care for Patients with Chronic IllnessesJames Fricton; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- A Controlled Terminology for Diagnoses and Findings in General DentistryTitus Schleyer; Fiscal Year: 2007....
- Conference:Dental Informatics and Dental ResearchTitus Schleyer; Fiscal Year: 2002..b>Dental informatics faces two critical challenges...
- BIOBEHAVIORAL ETIOLOGY OF CHRONIC TEMPOROMANDIBULARJames Fricton; Fiscal Year: 2001..Questionnaires will include RDC/TMD axis I and II, coping strategies questionnaire, a self report fibromyalgia screening form, and IMPATH. ..
- STIMULUS/SECRETION COUPLING IN DISEASED LACRIMAL GLANDDriss 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. ..
- Stimulus-Secretion Coupling in Diseased Lacrimal GlandDriss 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. ..
- Stimulus-Secretion Coupling in Diseased Lacrimal GlandDriss 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. ..
- Stimulus-Secretion Coupling in Diseased Lacrimal GlandDriss Zoukhri; Fiscal Year: 2006..Selective inhibitors of JNK, ERK, and/or iNOS will be given subcutaneously to diseased and control female mice. ..