R Freeman

Summary

Affiliation: University of Dundee
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi Reliability and validity of a faces version of the Modified Child Dental Anxiety Scale
    Karen E Howard
    Paediatric Dentistry, School of Dentistry, Royal Group of Hospitals, Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK
    Int J Paediatr Dent 17:281-8. 2007
  2. pmc Some psychometric properties of the Chinese version of the Modified Dental Anxiety Scale with cross validation
    Siyang Yuan
    Dental Health Research Unit, Mackenzie Building, Ninewells Hospital, University of Dundee, UK
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 6:22. 2008
  3. ncbi A qualitative exploration of the role of gender, ethnicity and clinical experience upon dental students' interpersonal skills when interacting with dental nurses
    R Freeman
    Department of Dental Public Health and Behavioural Sciences, Queen s University Belfast, Belfast, UK
    Eur J Dent Educ 11:168-76. 2007
  4. ncbi Communicating with children and parents: recommendations for a child-parent-centred approach for paediatric dentistry
    R Freeman
    Dental Health Services Research Unit, University of Dundee, Dundee, Scotland
    Eur Arch Paediatr Dent 9:16-22. 2008
  5. doi Nursing caries and buying time: an emerging theory of prolonged bottle feeding
    Ruth Freeman
    Dental Health Services Research Unit, University of Dundee, Dundee, UK
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 36:425-33. 2008
  6. ncbi A fearful child attends: a psychoanalytic explanation of children's responses to dental treatment
    Ruth Freeman
    Dental Health Services Research Unit, University of Dundee, Dundee, UK
    Int J Paediatr Dent 17:407-18. 2007
  7. doi Assessing patients' health behaviours. Essential steps for motivating patients to adopt and maintain behaviours conducive to oral health
    Ruth Freeman
    Oral Health and Health Research Programme, Dental Health Services Research Unit, University of Dundee, Dundee, UK
    Monogr Oral Sci 21:113-27. 2009
  8. ncbi Dental students interacting with dental nurses: an investigation of the role of gender and ethnicity in inter-professional communication and working styles
    R Freeman
    Dental Public Health and Behavioural Sciences, Queen s University Belfast, Belfast
    Br Dent J 202:91-6. 2007
  9. doi Treating patients with dry mouth: general dental practitioners' knowledge, attitudes and clinical management
    A Abdelghany
    Dental Health Services Research Unit, University of Dundee, Mackenzie Building, Kirsty Semple Way, Dundee, DD2 4BF
    Br Dent J 211:E21. 2011
  10. doi What motivates dentists to work in prisons? A qualitative exploration
    P A Smith
    Dental Health Services and Research Unit, University of Dundee, Mackenzie Building, Kirsty Semple Way, Dundee, DD2 4BF
    Br Dent J 211:E7. 2011

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Publications28

  1. ncbi Reliability and validity of a faces version of the Modified Child Dental Anxiety Scale
    Karen E Howard
    Paediatric Dentistry, School of Dentistry, Royal Group of Hospitals, Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK
    Int J Paediatr Dent 17:281-8. 2007
    ..A new version of the Modified Child Dental Anxiety Scale (MCDAS) was formed by adding a faces rating scale to the original numeric form...
  2. pmc Some psychometric properties of the Chinese version of the Modified Dental Anxiety Scale with cross validation
    Siyang Yuan
    Dental Health Research Unit, Mackenzie Building, Ninewells Hospital, University of Dundee, UK
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 6:22. 2008
    ..To assess the factorial structure and construct validity for the Chinese version of the Modified Dental Anxiety Scale (MDAS)...
  3. ncbi A qualitative exploration of the role of gender, ethnicity and clinical experience upon dental students' interpersonal skills when interacting with dental nurses
    R Freeman
    Department of Dental Public Health and Behavioural Sciences, Queen s University Belfast, Belfast, UK
    Eur J Dent Educ 11:168-76. 2007
    ..To explore qualitatively the role of gender, ethnicity and clinical experience upon dental students' interpersonal skills when interacting with dental nurses...
  4. ncbi Communicating with children and parents: recommendations for a child-parent-centred approach for paediatric dentistry
    R Freeman
    Dental Health Services Research Unit, University of Dundee, Dundee, Scotland
    Eur Arch Paediatr Dent 9:16-22. 2008
    ....
  5. doi Nursing caries and buying time: an emerging theory of prolonged bottle feeding
    Ruth Freeman
    Dental Health Services Research Unit, University of Dundee, Dundee, UK
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 36:425-33. 2008
    ..In their zealousness to solve the nursing caries problem dental health professionals forgot to ask the question: 'Why do mothers persist in prolonged bottle feeding?'..
  6. ncbi A fearful child attends: a psychoanalytic explanation of children's responses to dental treatment
    Ruth Freeman
    Dental Health Services Research Unit, University of Dundee, Dundee, UK
    Int J Paediatr Dent 17:407-18. 2007
    ..The question remains: why do children react so differently to dental treatment?..
  7. doi Assessing patients' health behaviours. Essential steps for motivating patients to adopt and maintain behaviours conducive to oral health
    Ruth Freeman
    Oral Health and Health Research Programme, Dental Health Services Research Unit, University of Dundee, Dundee, UK
    Monogr Oral Sci 21:113-27. 2009
    ....
  8. ncbi Dental students interacting with dental nurses: an investigation of the role of gender and ethnicity in inter-professional communication and working styles
    R Freeman
    Dental Public Health and Behavioural Sciences, Queen s University Belfast, Belfast
    Br Dent J 202:91-6. 2007
    ..To examine the influence of dental students' gender and ethnicity on their perceptions of dental nurses' duties and upon their communication and working styles when interacting with dental nurses (DNs)...
  9. doi Treating patients with dry mouth: general dental practitioners' knowledge, attitudes and clinical management
    A Abdelghany
    Dental Health Services Research Unit, University of Dundee, Mackenzie Building, Kirsty Semple Way, Dundee, DD2 4BF
    Br Dent J 211:E21. 2011
    ..To assess primary care dental practitioners' knowledge, attitudes and clinical management of patients presenting with dry mouth...
  10. doi What motivates dentists to work in prisons? A qualitative exploration
    P A Smith
    Dental Health Services and Research Unit, University of Dundee, Mackenzie Building, Kirsty Semple Way, Dundee, DD2 4BF
    Br Dent J 211:E7. 2011
    ..To explore what motivates dentists to work in prisons using Vroom's theoretical model of motivation as an explanatory framework...
  11. doi Do school break-time policies influence child dental health and snacking behaviours? An evaluation of a primary school programme
    R Freeman
    Dental Health Services Research Unit, University of Dundee, Mackenzie Building, Kirsty Semple Way, Dundee DD2 4BF, UK
    Br Dent J 206:619-25; discussion 616. 2009
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  12. doi Remembering and repeating childhood dental treatment experiences: parents, their children, and barriers to dental care
    Patricia Anne Smith
    Oral Health and Health Research Programme, Dental Health Services and Research Unit, University of Dundee, Dundee, UK
    Int J Paediatr Dent 20:50-8. 2010
    ..Despite improvements over the past two decades, caries and its treatment remain a problem for Scottish children...
  13. ncbi Dental students, social policy students and learning disability: do differing attitudes exist?
    C Coyle
    School of Dentistry, RGH, Belfast, UK
    Eur J Dent Educ 8:133-9. 2004
    ....
  14. doi An evaluation of the PALS after treatment modelling intervention to reduce dental anxiety in child dental patients
    Karen E Howard
    Department of Paediatric and Preventive Dentistry, Queen s University, Belfast, UK
    Int J Paediatr Dent 19:233-42. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the effectiveness of the passivity to activity through live symbolic (PALS) after treatment modelling intervention to reduce child dental anxiety...
  15. doi A theory led narrative review of one-to-one health interventions: the influence of attachment style and client-provider relationship on client adherence
    S Nanjappa
    Oral Health and Health Research Programme, Dental Health Services Research Unit, Dundee Dental School, University of Dundee, Dundee DD1 4HN, UK, Centre for Clinical and Diagnostic Oral Sciences, Institute of Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London, London E1 2AD, UK and Centre for Evidence based Dentistry, Dental Health Services Research Unit, Dundee Dental School, University of Dundee, Dundee DD1 4HN, UK
    Health Educ Res 29:740-54. 2014
    ..The pathway from one-to-one interventions to adherence is explained using moderated mediation and mediated moderation models. ..
  16. ncbi Conversion tables for the Corah and Modified Dental Anxiety Scales
    R Freeman
    DHSRU, University of Dundee, Scotland, UK
    Community Dent Health 24:49-54. 2007
    ..To enable comparison between studies who have adopted one but not both scales a conversion algorithm was required...
  17. doi Investigating community-based health and health promotion for homeless people: a mixed methods review
    E Coles
    Oral Health and Health Research Programme, Dental Health Services Research Unit, University of Dundee, Dundee, UK
    Health Educ Res 27:624-44. 2012
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  18. ncbi Child physical abuse: health professionals' perceptions, diagnosis and responses
    M Russell
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Queen s University, Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK
    Br J Community Nurs 9:332-8. 2004
    ....
  19. ncbi Developing explanatory models of health inequalities in childhood dental caries
    Cynthia M Pine
    WHO Collaborating Centre on Oral Health in Deprived Communities, University of Liverpool Dental School, England, UK
    Community Dent Health 21:86-95. 2004
    ..Long-term aim is to determine optimum interventions to reduce dental caries in children in disadvantaged communities and minimise the effects of exclusion from health care systems, of ethnic diversity, and health inequalities...
  20. ncbi Familial and cultural perceptions and beliefs of oral hygiene and dietary practices among ethnically and socio-economicall diverse groups
    Pauline M Adair
    Department of Clinical Psychology, The Royal Hospitals, Belfast, Northern Ireland
    Community Dent Health 21:102-11. 2004
    ....
  21. ncbi Evaluating a single dental anxiety question in Finnish adults
    Aki Viinikangas
    Department of Community Dentistry, University of Oulu, Finland
    Acta Odontol Scand 65:236-40. 2007
    ..To evaluate the psychometric properties (criterion validity, construct validity, sensitivity, and specificity) of a single-item question screening for dental anxiety in a Finnish adult population...
  22. ncbi Dentist-assistant communication style: perceived gender differences in The Netherlands and Northern Ireland
    Ronald C Gorter
    Department of Social Dentistry and Dental Health Education, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 33:131-40. 2005
    ..To assess communication style differences with the (female) dental assistant, as perceived by male and female dentists...
  23. ncbi Psychological stress in undergraduate dental students: baseline results from seven European dental schools
    Gerry Humphris
    Department of Clinical Psychology, University of Liverpool, UK
    Eur J Dent Educ 6:22-9. 2002
    ..To determine the degree of psychological distress, the experience of emotional exhaustion, and the extent of stress associated with course work in dental students and to compare these measurements among seven European dental schools...
  24. ncbi Vulnerability and presenting symptoms in burning mouth syndrome
    Philip John Lamey
    School of Dentistry, Queen s University, Belfast, Northern Ireland
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 99:48-54. 2005
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  25. ncbi Reflective practice and experiential learning: tools for continuing professional development
    Kirk Simpson
    School of Dentistry, Queen s University Belfast
    Dent Update 31:281-4. 2004
    ....
  26. ncbi International comparisons of health inequalities in childhood dental caries
    Cynthia M Pine
    WHO Collaborating Centre on Oral Health in Deprived Communities, University of Liverpool Dental School, England, UK
    Community Dent Health 21:121-30. 2004
    ..To undertake formative studies investigating how the experience of dental caries in young children living in diverse settings relates to familial and cultural perceptions and beliefs, oral health-related behaviour and oral microflora...
  27. ncbi Oral health-related quality of life for 8-10-year-old children: an assessment of a new measure
    Gerry Humphris
    Health Psychology, Bute Medical School, University of St Andrews, St Andrews, UK
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 33:326-32. 2005
    ....
  28. ncbi Recognizing and reporting child physical abuse: a survey of primary healthcare professionals
    Anne Lazenbatt
    School of Nursing and Midwifery, Queen s University Belfast, 50 Elmwood Avenue, Belfast, UK
    J Adv Nurs 56:227-36. 2006
    ..A secondary aim was to assess the educational and training needs of these professionals...