William F Vann Jr

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc A cross sectional study examining social desirability bias in caregiver reporting of children's oral health behaviors
    Lauren A Sanzone
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina, 228 Brauer Hall, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    BMC Oral Health 13:24. 2013
  2. pmc Pediatricians' assessments of caries risk and need for a dental evaluation in preschool aged children
    C Marshall Long
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    BMC Pediatr 12:49. 2012
  3. pmc The relationship of oral health literacy with oral health-related quality of life in a multi-racial sample of low-income female caregivers
    Kimon Divaris
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, 228 Brauer Hall, CB 7450, UNC School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 9:108. 2011
  4. pmc Oral health literacy among female caregivers: impact on oral health outcomes in early childhood
    W F Vann
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Dent Res 89:1395-400. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint The childhood obesity epidemic: a role for pediatric dentists?
    William F Vann
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Pediatr Dent 27:271-6. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Early childhood caries: analysis of psychosocial and biological factors in a high-risk population
    R B Quiñonez
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Caries Res 35:376-83. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Addressing selection bias in dental health services research
    J Y Lee
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7450, USA
    J Dent Res 84:942-6. 2005
  8. pmc Caregivers' health literacy and their young children's oral-health-related expenditures
    W F Vann
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    J Dent Res 92:55S-62S. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Two natal maxillary molars. Report of a case
    M W Roberts
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol 73:543-5. 1992
  10. ncbi request reprint Laser Doppler flowmetry for monitoring traumatized teeth
    J Y Lee
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 7450, USA
    Dent Traumatol 17:231-5. 2001

Collaborators

  • K Divaris
  • Jessica Y Lee
  • J B Kotch
  • RICHARD ROZIER
  • M Trope
  • Michael W Roberts
  • William F Vann
  • Judy D McIntyre
  • W F Vann
  • Rocio B Quinonez
  • Debra A Gong
  • Julia A Richman
  • Lauren A Sanzone
  • C Marshall Long
  • Elizabeth K Miller
  • Zhengyan Wang
  • Stephanie L Blumenshine
  • Bhavna T Pahel
  • Eva Schaff-Blass
  • Marianne M Sheroan
  • Matthew F Savage
  • Halley White
  • Kate M Pierce
  • Darren A DeWalt
  • Z Gizlice
  • A Diane Baker
  • A D Baker
  • Larry P Myers
  • Kelly Close
  • Heather A Beil
  • R B Quiñonez
  • D Baker
  • Michelle Heffernan
  • Ziya Gizlice
  • Rocio Quinonez
  • Amit Chattopadhyay
  • Diane C Dilley
  • Warner J Lucas
  • Dan Shugars
  • Stephen M Downs
  • Antonio S Braithwaite
  • John Christensen
  • Thomas J Bouwens
  • M A Keels
  • F T McIver
  • K Heller
  • J K Whitt

Detail Information

Publications29

  1. pmc A cross sectional study examining social desirability bias in caregiver reporting of children's oral health behaviors
    Lauren A Sanzone
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina, 228 Brauer Hall, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    BMC Oral Health 13:24. 2013
    ..Our objectives were to compare caregivers' responses to traditional OHB items and newer SDB-modulating items, and to examine the association of caregiver literacy with OHBs...
  2. pmc Pediatricians' assessments of caries risk and need for a dental evaluation in preschool aged children
    C Marshall Long
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    BMC Pediatr 12:49. 2012
    ..This study identifies pediatrician-assessed risk factors for early childhood caries (ECC) and their association with the need for a dentist's evaluation...
  3. pmc The relationship of oral health literacy with oral health-related quality of life in a multi-racial sample of low-income female caregivers
    Kimon Divaris
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, 228 Brauer Hall, CB 7450, UNC School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 9:108. 2011
    ..To investigate the association between oral health literacy (OHL) and oral health-related quality of life (OHRQoL) and explore the racial differences therein among a low-income community-based group of female WIC participants...
  4. pmc Oral health literacy among female caregivers: impact on oral health outcomes in early childhood
    W F Vann
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Dent Res 89:1395-400. 2010
    ..Caregiver oral health literacy has a multidimensional impact on reported oral health outcomes in infants and young children...
  5. ncbi request reprint The childhood obesity epidemic: a role for pediatric dentists?
    William F Vann
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Pediatr Dent 27:271-6. 2005
    ..The authors share an array of ideas that can be incorporated by the pediatric dental team in their practice and beyond...
  6. ncbi request reprint Early childhood caries: analysis of psychosocial and biological factors in a high-risk population
    R B Quiñonez
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Caries Res 35:376-83. 2001
    ..Our findings suggest the need for the development of a multidimensional stress model that considers the parent-child dyad to elucidate further the link between psychosocial factors and ECC...
  7. ncbi request reprint Addressing selection bias in dental health services research
    J Y Lee
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7450, USA
    J Dent Res 84:942-6. 2005
    ..This technique can be used to control for potential selection bias in dental research when randomization is not possible...
  8. pmc Caregivers' health literacy and their young children's oral-health-related expenditures
    W F Vann
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    J Dent Res 92:55S-62S. 2013
    ..These findings provide initial support for health literacy as an important determinant of the meaningful use and cost of oral health care...
  9. ncbi request reprint Two natal maxillary molars. Report of a case
    M W Roberts
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol 73:543-5. 1992
    ..The hypermobile teeth and associated suspicious soft tissue masses were removed. Histologic examination revealed irregular tooth structures and infiltrate consistent with inflamed dental follicles...
  10. ncbi request reprint Laser Doppler flowmetry for monitoring traumatized teeth
    J Y Lee
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 7450, USA
    Dent Traumatol 17:231-5. 2001
    ..In this case, LDF gave us the assurance that we could defer invasive care during a critical time period when root canal therapy might have been initiated for this child patient...
  11. pmc A cost analysis of treating pediatric dental patients using general anesthesia versus conscious sedation
    J Y Lee
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599-7450, USA
    Anesth Prog 48:82-8. 2001
    ..The subjects acted as their own comparison group to an estimation CS model. Models were developed to assess societal costs for treatment under GA and CS. Treatment rendered was equalized using the dental relative based value unit scale...
  12. ncbi request reprint Assessing cost-effectiveness of sealant placement in children
    Rocio B Quinonez
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Public Health Dent 65:82-9. 2005
    ..This study compared three strategies for managing the occlusal surfaces of first permanent molars: seal all (SA), risk-based (RBS), and seal none (SN)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of pediatric primary care providers' screening and referral for early childhood caries
    Kate M Pierce
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Pediatrics 109:E82-2. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the accuracy of pediatric primary care providers' screening and referral for Early Childhood Caries...
  14. pmc Parental evaluation of quality of life measures following pediatric dental treatment using general anesthesia
    Halley White
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7450, USA
    Anesth Prog 50:105-10. 2003
    ..Our findings indicate that dental care under general anesthesia for preschool children has a high degree of acceptance by parents and is perceived to have a positive social impact on their child...
  15. ncbi request reprint The use of fluoride varnish in children: a critical review with treatment recommendations
    Elizabeth K Miller
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Department of Pediatric Dentistry, School of Dentistry, Chapell Hill, NC 27599 7450, USA
    J Clin Pediatr Dent 32:259-64. 2008
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  16. doi request reprint Effectiveness of dental trauma education for elementary school staff
    Judy D McIntyre
    Department of Endodontics, UNC School of Dentistry, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Dent Traumatol 24:146-50. 2008
    ..These interventions have the potential to improve TDI management by elementary school staff when faced with such injuries...
  17. doi request reprint Children's school performance: impact of general and oral health
    Stephanie L Blumenshine
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Public Health Dent 68:82-7. 2008
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  18. doi request reprint Management of a complicated crown-root fracture in a young permanent incisor using intentional replantation
    Zhengyan Wang
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7450, USA
    Dent Traumatol 24:100-3. 2008
    ..Our presentation will discuss the treatment options for such cases and introduce the concept of intentional replantation as an option to manage complicated crown-root fractures in young permanent anterior teeth...
  19. ncbi request reprint Management of avulsed permanent incisors: a comprehensive update
    Judy D McIntyre
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Pediatr Dent 29:56-63. 2007
    ..The purpose of this article was to update the 2001 flow-charts and decision analyses with: (1) current concepts; (2) recent literature-based findings; and (3) new philosophies...
  20. ncbi request reprint Development and testing of the Test of Functional Health Literacy in Dentistry (TOFHLiD)
    Debra A Gong
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry CB 7450, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7450, USA
    J Public Health Dent 67:105-12. 2007
    ..This study aims to evaluate the reliability and validity of the Test of Functional Health Literacy in Dentistry (TOFHLiD), a new instrument to measure functional oral health literacy...
  21. ncbi request reprint Early preventive dental visits: effects on subsequent utilization and costs
    Matthew F Savage
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Pediatrics 114:e418-23. 2004
    ..To determine the effects of early preventive dental visits on subsequent utilization and costs of dental services among preschool-aged children...
  22. ncbi request reprint The effects of the Women, Infants, and Children's Supplemental Food Program on dentally related Medicaid expenditures
    Jessica Y Lee
    University of North Carolina, Department of Pediatric Dentistry, CB 7450, Brauer Hall, Carolina Campus, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7450, USA
    J Public Health Dent 64:76-81. 2004
    ..This study estimates the effects of the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) on dentally related Medicaid expenditures for young children...
  23. ncbi request reprint Access to dental care for young children in North Carolina: history and current status of workforce issues
    Michael W Roberts
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Dentistry, USA
    N C Med J 66:452-5. 2005
    ..Absent new training programs in our state, as current federal training grants phase-out, identifying financial support to continue training an adequate number of pediatric dentists for North Carolina will be a challenge...
  24. ncbi request reprint Examining the cost-effectiveness of early dental visits
    Jessica Y Lee
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    Pediatr Dent 28:102-5; discussion 192-8. 2006
    ..These finding have significant policy implications, and more research is needed to examine this effect in a low-risk population...
  25. pmc Effects of WIC participation on children's use of oral health services
    Jessica Y Lee
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, CB 7450 Brauer Hall, Carolina Campus, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7450, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:772-7. 2004
    ..We estimated the effects of the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) on dental services use by Medicaid children in North Carolina...
  26. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a word recognition instrument to test health literacy in dentistry: the REALD-99
    Julia A Richman
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry CB 7450, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7450, USA
    J Public Health Dent 67:99-104. 2007
    ..This study aims to evaluate a dental health literacy word recognition instrument...
  27. doi request reprint Elementary school staff knowledge about dental injuries
    Judy D McIntyre
    Department of Endodontics, UNC School of Dentistry, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7450, USA
    Dent Traumatol 24:289-98. 2008
    ..However, staff reported a keen interest in receiving more TDI information and training. TDI education and management are needed among all elementary school staff members to improve the prognosis of these accidents when they occur...
  28. pmc A prospective study of 2 sedation regimens in children: chloral hydrate, meperidine, and hydroxyzine versus midazolam, meperidine, and hydroxyzine
    Marianne M Sheroan
    University of Louisville School of Dentistry, Louisville, Kentucky, USA
    Anesth Prog 53:83-90. 2006
    ..Ten episodes of hemoglobin desaturation were detected with regimen A sedations. There were no differences between the sedative drug regimens CH/M/H and MZ/M/H for behavioral outcomes or physiological parameters...
  29. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of an educational intervention in oral health for pediatric residents
    Eva Schaff-Blass
    Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, Indiana University Indianapolis, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 6:157-64. 2006
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of an oral health educational intervention designed to increase proficiency of pediatric residents in oral health...