dental care

Summary

Summary: The total of dental diagnostic, preventive, and restorative services provided to meet the needs of a patient (from Illustrated Dictionary of Dentistry, 1982).

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Income, dental insurance coverage, and financial barriers to dental care among Canadian adults
    David Locker
    Community Dental Health Serv Res Unit, University of Toronto, Canada
    J Public Health Dent 71:327-34. 2011
  2. ncbi Derivation and validation of a short-form oral health impact profile
    G D Slade
    Department of Dental Ecology, University of North Carolina 27599-7450, USA
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 25:284-90. 1997
  3. ncbi Social inequality in oral health and use of dental care in Sweden
    A Hjern
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Huddinge University Hospital, Karonlinska Institutet, Sweden
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 29:167-74. 2001
  4. ncbi Dental care use: does dental insurance truly make a difference in the US?
    R J Manski
    Division of Health Services Research, Department of Health Promotion and Policy, Dental School, University of Maryland, Baltimore 21201, USA
    Community Dent Health 24:205-12. 2007
  5. ncbi Sociobehavioural risk factors in dental caries - international perspectives
    Poul Erik Petersen
    Oral Health Programme, Department of Chronic Disease and Health Promotion, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 33:274-9. 2005
  6. ncbi Dental attendance and anxiety among public and private school children in Jordan
    D Quteish Taani
    Department of Preventive Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid
    Int Dent J 52:25-9. 2002
  7. pmc Problems with access to dental care for Medicaid-insured children: what caregivers think
    Mahyar Mofidi
    Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina, 725 Airport Rd Bldg, Campus Box 7590, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7590, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:53-8. 2002
  8. ncbi Geographical accessibility to dental care in the Japanese elderly
    T Hanibuchi
    Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Research Center for Disaster Mitigation of Urban Cultural Heritage, Ritsumeikan University, Kyoto, Japan
    Community Dent Health 28:128-35. 2011
  9. ncbi Using universal patterns of caries for planning and evaluating dental care
    A Sheiham
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK a sheiham ucl ac uk
    Caries Res 44:141-50. 2010
  10. ncbi Dental anxiety and salivary cortisol levels before urgent dental care
    Kazue Kanegane
    Department of Stomatology, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Oral Sci 51:515-20. 2009

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  1. ncbi Income, dental insurance coverage, and financial barriers to dental care among Canadian adults
    David Locker
    Community Dental Health Serv Res Unit, University of Toronto, Canada
    J Public Health Dent 71:327-34. 2011
    To explore the issue of affordability in dental care by assessing associations between income, dental insurance, and financial barriers to dental care in Canadian adults.
  2. ncbi Derivation and validation of a short-form oral health impact profile
    G D Slade
    Department of Dental Ecology, University of North Carolina 27599-7450, USA
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 25:284-90. 1997
    Growing recognition that quality of life is an important outcome of dental care has created a need for a range of instruments to measure oral health-related quality of life...
  3. ncbi Social inequality in oral health and use of dental care in Sweden
    A Hjern
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Huddinge University Hospital, Karonlinska Institutet, Sweden
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 29:167-74. 2001
    To describe oral health and use of dental care in relation to socio-economic determinants over time in Sweden.
  4. ncbi Dental care use: does dental insurance truly make a difference in the US?
    R J Manski
    Division of Health Services Research, Department of Health Promotion and Policy, Dental School, University of Maryland, Baltimore 21201, USA
    Community Dent Health 24:205-12. 2007
    Having medical insurance with or without coverage for dental care has been shown to be associated with an increase in dental use. The purpose of this study is to provide information that will help describe this behavior.
  5. ncbi Sociobehavioural risk factors in dental caries - international perspectives
    Poul Erik Petersen
    Oral Health Programme, Department of Chronic Disease and Health Promotion, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 33:274-9. 2005
    ..In future public health programmes, systematic risk factor assessment may therefore be instrumental in the planning and surveillance of oral health promotion and oral disease intervention programmes...
  6. ncbi Dental attendance and anxiety among public and private school children in Jordan
    D Quteish Taani
    Department of Preventive Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid
    Int Dent J 52:25-9. 2002
    ..To evaluate the levels of dental attendance and anxiety among children of public (lower to middle socioeconomic groups) and private schools (higher socioeconomic groups), and to explore the perceived source of dental fear among them...
  7. pmc Problems with access to dental care for Medicaid-insured children: what caregivers think
    Mahyar Mofidi
    Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina, 725 Airport Rd Bldg, Campus Box 7590, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7590, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:53-8. 2002
    This study aimed to gain insight into the experiences, attitudes, and perceptions of a racially and ethnically diverse group of caregivers regarding barriers to dental care for their Medicaid-insured children.
  8. ncbi Geographical accessibility to dental care in the Japanese elderly
    T Hanibuchi
    Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Research Center for Disaster Mitigation of Urban Cultural Heritage, Ritsumeikan University, Kyoto, Japan
    Community Dent Health 28:128-35. 2011
    The current research aims to clarify the factors relevant to elderly people's access to dental care in Japan, particularly focusing on geographical accessibility.
  9. ncbi Using universal patterns of caries for planning and evaluating dental care
    A Sheiham
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK a sheiham ucl ac uk
    Caries Res 44:141-50. 2010
    ..rates of progression, in permanent teeth that can be considered working rules that can be applied when planning dental care. The universal patterns are: (1) caries levels follow trend lines; therefore, knowing the caries level at one ..
  10. ncbi Dental anxiety and salivary cortisol levels before urgent dental care
    Kazue Kanegane
    Department of Stomatology, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Oral Sci 51:515-20. 2009
    ..study was to determine if patients with different degrees of dental anxiety and pain undergoing emergency dental care have different stress reactions as measured by salivary cortisol...
  11. ncbi Anxiety and pain measures in dentistry: a guide to their quality and application
    J T Newton
    Guy s, King s and St Thomas Dental Institute, Department of Dental Public Health and Oral Health Services Research, London, England
    J Am Dent Assoc 131:1449-57. 2000
    ..The authors review measures of anxiety and pain used in recent dental studies. In particular, the study identifies the reliability, validity and usefulness of the measures...
  12. ncbi Evaluating the role of dental behaviour in oral health inequalities
    Anne E Sanders
    Australian Research Centre for Population Oral Health, Dental School, The University of Adelaide, Australia
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 34:71-9. 2006
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  13. ncbi Oral Impacts on Daily Performance in Norwegian adults: the influence of age, number of missing teeth, and socio-demographic factors
    A N Astrøm
    Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, Norway
    Eur J Oral Sci 114:115-21. 2006
    ..The consistently declining OIDP with increasing age after controlling for dental status suggests age-related changes of participants' values and expectations...
  14. pmc Inequity in access to dental care services explains current socioeconomic disparities in oral health: the Swedish National Surveys of Public Health 2004-2005
    Sarah Wamala
    National Institute of Public Health, Olof Palmes gata 17, 103 52 Stockholm, Sweden
    J Epidemiol Community Health 60:1027-33. 2006
    To analyse the effects of socioeconomic disadvantage on access to dental care services and on oral health. Design, setting and outcomes: Cross-sectional data from the Swedish National Surveys of Public Health 2004 and 2005...
  15. ncbi [Social inequalities in the demand for dental care]
    C Bedos
    Groupe de recherche interdisciplinaire en sante, Departement de Medecine sociale et preventive, Universite de Montreal, Canada
    Rev Epidemiol Sante Publique 52:261-70. 2004
    ..The objective of this research was to show that dental health inequalities reflect inequalities in the demand for dental care.
  16. ncbi Parental perceptions of their preschool-aged children's oral health
    Bhavna S Talekar
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7411, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 136:364-72; quiz 381. 2005
    ..The purpose of the authors' study was to determine parental perceptions of their children's oral health status and factors correlated with these perceptions of health...
  17. ncbi Twenty-four month incidence of root caries among a diverse group of adults
    G H Gilbert
    School of Dentistry, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Ala 35294 0007, USA
    Caries Res 35:366-75. 2001
    ..1) Describe for a diverse sample the 24-month incidence of root caries, and (2) test its association with a broad range of clinical, behavioral, financial, and sociodemographic factors...
  18. ncbi Young children's Oral Health-Related Quality of Life and dental fear after treatment under general anaesthesia: a randomized controlled trial
    Marleen A Klaassen
    Department of Cariology Endodontology Pedodontology, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam ACTA, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Oral Sci 117:273-8. 2009
    ..In the total CFSS-DS scores no effects were found. The results of this study showed that the child's OHRQoL improved after treatment under GA. Furthermore, children need guidance in reducing dental fear after treatment under GA...
  19. ncbi Income, income inequality, dental caries and dental care levels: an ecological study in rich countries
    E Bernabe
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Caries Res 43:294-301. 2009
    ..objective of this study was to assess the relationships of income and income inequality with dental caries and dental care levels in 35- to 44-year-old adults among rich countries...
  20. ncbi Oral aspects of obesity
    E M H Mathus-Vliegen
    Department of Dental Basic Sciences, Academic Centre for Dentistry, Amsterdam, Vrije Universiteit Van der Boechorststraat, The Netherlands
    Int Dent J 57:249-56. 2007
    ..Obesity is related to several aspects of oral health, such as caries, periodontitis and xerostomia. In addition, obesity may have implications for the dental treatment plan...
  21. ncbi Nutrition and health: guidelines for dental practitioners
    C Palacios
    Nutrition Program, School of Public Health, Medical Sciences Campus, University of Puerto Rico, San Juan, PR
    Oral Dis 15:369-81. 2009
    ..Based on the evidence, nutritional guidelines are provided, as well as key recommendations for preventing obesity. Dentists can play a critical role in motivating and enabling healthy food choices...
  22. pmc Lack of osteoradionecrosis of the mandible after intensity-modulated radiotherapy for head and neck cancer: likely contributions of both dental care and improved dose distributions
    Merav A Ben-David
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0010, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 68:396-402. 2007
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  23. ncbi Oral health behaviour and its determinants amongst Iranian dental students
    Mohammad R Khami
    Institute of Dentistry, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Eur J Dent Educ 11:42-7. 2007
    ..To study the oral health behaviour (OHB) of Iranian senior dental students in relation to their gender, background characteristics, knowledge of preventive care, and attitudes towards preventive dentistry...
  24. ncbi Dental insurance, income and the use of dental care in Canada
    Taimur Bhatti
    Ontario Ministry of Health and Long Term Care, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Can Dent Assoc 73:57. 2007
    ..The probability of receiving any dental care over the course of a year increases markedly with dental insurance, household income, and level of education...
  25. ncbi Doctor, my tooth hurts: the costs of incomplete dental care in the emergency room
    Elizabeth E Davis
    Department of Applied Economics, University of Minnesota, St Paul, MN 55108 6040, USA
    J Public Health Dent 70:205-10. 2010
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  26. ncbi Oral health status and oral health behaviour of urban and rural schoolchildren in Southern Thailand
    P E Petersen
    University of Copenhagen, Faculty of Health Sciences, Department for Community Dentistry, Denmark
    Int Dent J 51:95-102. 2001
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  27. ncbi Need for dental care in older veterans: assessment of patient-based measures
    Judith A Jones
    VA Center for Health Quality, Outcomes and Economic Research, Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial Veterans Hospital, Bedford, Massachusetts 01730, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 50:163-8. 2002
    There is a need for brief and accurate identification of older patients in need of dental care. This study examines the sensitivity and specificity of two screening instruments.
  28. ncbi Dentists' experience with low-income patients benefiting from a public insurance program
    E Pegon-Machat
    Departement de sante publique, Equipe d Accueil 3847, UFR d Odontologie, Universite d Auvergne, CHU de Clermont Ferrand, Clermont Ferrand, France
    Eur J Oral Sci 117:398-406. 2009
    ..In spite of this coverage and major needs for care, deprived populations have lower access to dental care. The aim of this qualitative study was to explore dentists' experience with low-income patients benefiting from ..
  29. pmc Predictors of dental caries progression in primary teeth
    A I Ismail
    Detroit Center for Research on Oral Health Disparities, School of Dentistry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1078, USA
    J Dent Res 88:270-5. 2009
    ..The selected risk factors in the final model explained about 20% of the variation in the increment...
  30. ncbi A survey of the difficulties encountered during routine hygiene and health care by persons with special needs
    Valérie Collado
    Université Clermont1, EA 3847, Faculté d Odontologie, 11 Bd Charles de Gaulle, F 63000 Clermont Ferrand, France
    Disabil Rehabil 30:1047-54. 2008
    ..This study aims to evaluate the difficulty experienced during routine hygiene and healthcare in various domains by persons with special needs attending a dental clinic compared to controls...
  31. ncbi Utilisation of dental auxiliaries--attitudinal review from six developed countries
    Anthony S Kravitz
    School of Dentistry, Cardiff University, Health Park
    Int Dent J 57:267-73. 2007
    ..To identify reasons for the development of dental auxiliaries across six developed countries and to explore attitudes towards them...
  32. ncbi Recent trends in dental visits and private dental insurance, 1989 and 1999
    Thomas P Wall
    Statistical Research, Health Policy Resources Center, American Dental Association, Chicago, Ill 60611, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 134:621-7. 2003
    ..This article describes recent trends in dental visits and private dental insurance in the United States...
  33. ncbi Identifying children with dental care needs: evaluation of a targeted school-based dental screening program
    David Locker
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, 124 Edward Street, Toronto, Ontario M5 G 1G6, Canada
    J Public Health Dent 64:63-70. 2004
    ..This study aimed to assess the effectiveness of a targeted school-based dental screening program in terms of the proportion of children with dental care needs it identified.
  34. ncbi Utilization of Hospital Emergency Departments for non-traumatic dental care in New Hampshire, 2001-2008
    Ludmila Anderson
    Division of Public Health Services, New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services, Concord, NH 03301 6504, USA
    J Community Health 36:513-6. 2011
    ..Self-paying individuals and those 15-44 years old were the most frequent ED dental care users...
  35. ncbi Experience of socioeconomic-related inequality in dental care utilization among Thai elderly under universal coverage
    Tewarit Somkotra
    Department of Community Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Geriatr Gerontol Int 13:298-306. 2013
    To assess the socioeconomic-related inequality in dental care utilization among Thai elderly and to determine factors associated with the observed inequality after the country achieved universal coverage.
  36. ncbi Does dental care improve the oral health of older adults?
    D Locker
    Community Dental Health Services Research Unit, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Canada
    Community Dent Health 18:7-15. 2001
    ..To assess the relationship between self-perceived change in oral health status and the provision of dental treatment in an older adult population...
  37. ncbi Parental knowledge, attitudes and cultural beliefs regarding oral health and dental care of preschool children in an Indian population: a quantitative study
    N Chhabra
    Department of Pedodontics, Krishna Dental College, Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh, India
    Eur Arch Paediatr Dent 13:76-82. 2012
    Preschool children are dependent upon their parents for their dental care. The aim of this study was to assess the knowledge, attitude and beliefs of parents towards oral health and dental care of their children aged 1-4 years in an ..
  38. pmc Is accessing dental care becoming more difficult? Evidence from Canada's middle-income population
    Chantel Ramraj
    Discipline of Dental Public Health, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 8:e57377. 2013
    To explore trends in access to dental care among middle-income Canadians.
  39. pmc The severity of dental caries in adults aged 35 to 44 years residing in the metropolitan area of a large city in Brazil: a cross-sectional study
    Simone M Costa
    Department of Dentistry, Universidade Estadual de Montes Claros, Montes Claros, Brazil
    BMC Oral Health 12:25. 2012
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  40. ncbi Self-reported cost-prohibitive dental care needs among Canadians
    C Ramraj
    Discipline of Dental Public Health, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON Canada
    Int J Dent Hyg 11:115-20. 2013
    ..To explore self-reported cost-prohibitive dental treatment needs among Canadians...
  41. ncbi Changes in tooth mortality between 1990 and 2002 among adults in Västerbotten County, Sweden: influence of socioeconomic factors, general health, smoking, and dental care habits on tooth mortality
    Karin Pihlgren
    Public Dental Health Care, Dalarna County Council, Sweden
    Swed Dent J 35:77-88. 2011
    ..County, Sweden, between 1990 and 2002 and determine whether socioeconomic factors, general health, smoking, and dental care habits influenced tooth mortality...
  42. ncbi Sociodemographic correlates of tooth pain among adults: United states, 1989
    C M Vargas
    Office of Analysis, Epidemiology, and Health Promotion, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 6525 Belcrest Road, Room 730, Hyattsville, USA
    Pain 85:87-92. 2000
    This study presents the sociodemographic distribution of tooth pain and the dental care utilization of affected individuals...
  43. ncbi Adult Dental Health Survey 2009: relationships between dental attendance patterns, oral health behaviour and the current barriers to dental care
    K B Hill
    Dental Public Health and Behavioural Science, College of Medical and Dental Sciences, School of Dentistry, St Chad s Queensway, Birmingham, B4 6NN, UK
    Br Dent J 214:25-32. 2013
    ..The 2009 survey data demonstrated a relationship between dental anxiety and dental attendance. Adults with extreme dental anxiety were more likely to attend only when they had trouble with their teeth (22%) than for a regular check-up...
  44. pmc Dental treatment needs in the Canadian population: analysis of a nationwide cross-sectional survey
    Chantel Ramraj
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    BMC Oral Health 12:46. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the normative treatment needs of a nationally representative sample of Canadians and describe how these needs were distributed...
  45. ncbi Changes in the oral health of US children and adolescents and dental public health infrastructure since the release of the Healthy People 2010 Objectives
    Scott L Tomar
    University of Florida College of Dentistry, Department of Community Dentistry and Behavioral Science, Gainesville, Florida 32610 3628, USA
    Acad Pediatr 9:388-95. 2009
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  46. ncbi An Arabic version of the Oral Health Impact Profile: translation and psychometric properties
    M Ameer Al-Jundi
    Department of Prosthodontics, Martin Luther University Dental School, Halle Saale, Germany
    Int Dent J 57:84-92. 2007
    ..To translate the original English version of the Oral Health Impact Profile (OHIP) into an Arabic version, and to investigate the psychometric properties of the translated instrument among adults in Saudi Arabia...
  47. ncbi Pricing and competition in the private dental market in Finland
    E Widstrom
    National Institute for Health and Welfare THL Helsinki, Finland
    Community Dent Health 28:123-7. 2011
    To investigate how the prices were set in private dental care, which factors determined prices and whether the recent National Dental Care Reform had increased competition in the dental care market in Finland.
  48. pmc Oral health status of psychiatric in-patients in Serbia and implications for their dental care
    Svetlana Jovanovic
    Department of Public Health, School of Dentistry, University of Belgrade, Dr Subotica 1, 11 000 Belgrade, Serbia
    Croat Med J 51:443-50. 2010
    ..To determine oral health status and identify predictors of oral health in a representative sample of psychiatric in-patients in Serbia...
  49. ncbi Translation and validation of the Arabic version of the Geriatric Oral Health Assessment Index (GOHAI)
    Shaher Daradkeh
    Ministry of Health, Irbid, Jordan
    J Oral Sci 50:453-9. 2008
    ..It could therefore be used as a valuable instrument for measuring oral health-related quality of life for people in this region...
  50. ncbi Dental health and access to dental treatment: a comparison of drug users and non-drug users attending community pharmacies
    J Sheridan
    National Addiction Centre, London
    Br Dent J 191:453-7. 2001
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  51. ncbi Women's attitudes to and perceptions of oral health and dental care during pregnancy
    Marc J N C Keirse
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Medicine, Flinders University, Adelaide, South Australia
    J Perinat Med 38:3-8. 2010
    To assess pregnant women's opinions on and perceptions of oral health and their relationship to oral hygiene and dental care practices.
  52. ncbi Dental anxiety and regularity of dental attendance in younger adults
    D S M Quteish Taani
    Department of Preventive Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    J Oral Rehabil 29:604-8. 2002
    Dental anxiety constitutes a major problem for patients and dental care providers alike. The aim of this study was to examine the relationship between dental anxiety and regularity of dental attendance among young adults...
  53. pmc Genetic variations associated with red hair color and fear of dental pain, anxiety regarding dental care and avoidance of dental care
    Catherine J Binkley
    Department of Surgical and Hospital Dentistry, Room 337, School of Dentistry, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 140:896-905. 2009
    ..hair are resistant to subcutaneous local anesthetics and, therefore, may experience increased anxiety regarding dental care. The authors tested the hypothesis that having natural red hair color, a MC1R gene variant or both could ..
  54. pmc Dentists' perceptions of barriers to providing dental care to pregnant women
    Rosanna Shuk Yin Lee
    Department of Dental Public Health Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195 7475, USA
    Womens Health Issues 20:359-65. 2010
    The purpose of the study was to understand US dentists' attitudes, knowledge, and practices regarding dental care for pregnant women and to determine the impact of recent papers on oral health and pregnancy and guidelines disseminated ..
  55. ncbi Prenatal dental care: evaluation of professional knowledge of obstetricians and dentists in the cities of Londrina/PR and Bauru/SP, Brazil, 2004
    Regia Luzia Zanata
    Bauru School of Dentistry, University of Sao Paulo, Bauru, SP, Brazil
    J Appl Oral Sci 16:194-200. 2008
    ..of this study was to assess the current knowledge and recommendations of obstetricians and dentists as to the dental care to pregnant patients in the cities of Londrina/PR and Bauru/SP, Brazil...
  56. ncbi The future of preventive programs in countries with different systems for dental care
    L Seppa
    Institute of Dentistry, University of Oulu, Finland
    Caries Res 35:26-9. 2001
    ..In countries with a high caries rate, a low level of basic prevention, and an unorganized dental care system any preventive program seems to be effective...
  57. pmc Social determinants of tooth loss
    Gregg H Gilbert
    Department of Diagnostic Sciences, University of Alabama School of Dentistry, Birmingham 35294 0007, USA
    Health Serv Res 38:1843-62. 2003
    To quantify racial and socioeconomic status (SES) disparities in oral health, as measured by tooth loss, and to determine the role of dental care use and other factors in explaining disparities.
  58. ncbi Dental fear/anxiety and dental behaviour management problems in children and adolescents: a review of prevalence and concomitant psychological factors
    Gunilla Klingberg
    Department of Paediatric Dentistry, Faculty of Odontology, Malmo University, Malmo, Sweden
    Int J Paediatr Dent 17:391-406. 2007
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  59. ncbi A prospective study of the validity of data on self-reported dental visits
    Gregg H Gilbert
    Department of Diagnostic Sciences, School of Dentistry, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 30:352-62. 2002
    ..To measure the validity of self-reported dental visits from a diverse sample of adults...
  60. ncbi The dental care pathway of welfare recipients in Quebec
    Christophe Bedos
    Faculty of Dentistry, McGill University, 3640 University Strathcona Building, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3A 2B2
    Soc Sci Med 57:2089-99. 2003
    IN Quebec (Canada), the utilization of dental care services varies greatly from one social class to another: whereas the well-to-do visit the dentist often for check-ups, those most in need demonstrate a "wait-and-see" attitude...
  61. ncbi Dental visiting trajectory patterns and their antecedents
    Leonard A Crocombe
    Australian Research Centre for Population Oral Health, School of Dentistry, The University of Adelaide
    J Public Health Dent 71:23-31. 2011
    ..This study aimed to test whether socioeconomic status (SES) in childhood may affect dental visiting patterns between ages 18 and 32 years...
  62. ncbi Oral health of individuals aged 3-80 years in Jönköping, Sweden during 30 years (1973-2003). I. Review of findings on dental care habits and knowledge of oral health
    Anders Hugoson
    Department of Natural Science and Biomedicine, School of Health Sciences, Jonkoping University, Jonkoping, Sweden
    Swed Dent J 29:125-38. 2005
    The aim of the present study was to compare data on dental care habits and knowledge of oral health in four cross-sectional epidemiological studies carried out in 1973,1983,1993, and 2003...
  63. ncbi Secular trends in socio-economic disparities in edentulism: USA, 1972-2001
    J Cunha-Cruz
    Department of Dental Public Health Sciences, University of Washington, B509, 1959 NE Pacific Street, Box 357475, Seattle, WA 98195 7475, USA
    J Dent Res 86:131-6. 2007
    ..In conclusion, the absolute prevalence difference in edentulism between low and high socio-economic positions has remained unchanged over the last three decades...
  64. ncbi Dental attendance by insurance status among adults in Tehran, Iran
    Fariborz Bayat
    Department of Oral Public Health, Institute of Dentistry, University of Helsinki, Finland
    Int Dent J 56:338-44. 2006
    ..To evaluate dental attendance among adults in Tehran, Iran in relation to their dental insurance status...
  65. ncbi Risk-adapted dental care prior to intensity-modulated radiotherapy (IMRT)
    Gabriela Studer
    Clinic for Radiation Oncology, University Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Schweiz Monatsschr Zahnmed 121:216-29. 2011
    ..Based on these results, risk-adapted dental care (RaDC) was adopted by our clinic as the standard mode of pre-IMRT dental treatment...
  66. ncbi Age-period-cohort analysis of dentist use in Spain from 1987 to 1997. An analysis based on the Spanish National Health Interview Surveys
    M Bravo
    Department of Preventive and Community Dentistry, School of Dentistry, University of Granada, Spain
    Eur J Oral Sci 109:149-54. 2001
    ..The model also indicates that the rates of dental visiting tend to increase up to middle age, and then tend to decrease with age...
  67. ncbi Social gradients in periodontal diseases among adolescents
    Rodrigo Lopez
    Department of Community Oral Health and Pediatric Dentistry, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Aarhus, Aarhus, Denmark
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 34:184-96. 2006
    ..To investigate the association between socioeconomic position and periodontal diseases among adolescents...
  68. ncbi Income inequality and tooth loss in the United States
    E Bernabe
    Institute of Dentistry, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London, Turner Street, London E1 2AD, UK
    J Dent Res 90:724-9. 2011
    ..17; 95% Confidence Interval, 1.05 to 1.30). This study provides support for the relationship between state income inequality and individual tooth loss in the United States...
  69. ncbi Incidence of dental anxiety in young adults in relation to dental treatment experience
    W M Thomson
    Department of Oral Health, School of Dentistry, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 28:289-94. 2000
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  70. ncbi Regular dental visits and dental anxiety in an adult dentate population
    Woosung Sohn
    Department of Cariology, Restorative Sciences and Endodontics, School of Dentistry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 1078, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 136:58-66; quiz 90-1. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate factors associated with regular dental visits in an adult population...
  71. ncbi Providing dental care to pregnant patients: a survey of Oregon general dentists
    Colleen E Huebner
    Department of Health Services, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 7230, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 140:211-22. 2009
    ..A growing number of studies and reports indicate preventive, routine and emergency dental procedures can be provided safely to pregnant patients to alleviate dental problems and promote oral health of mothers and children...
  72. ncbi Dental fear in Australia: who's afraid of the dentist?
    J M Armfield
    Australian Research Centre for Population Oral Health, Dental School, Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Adelaide, South Australia
    Aust Dent J 51:78-85. 2006
    ..This study aimed to describe both the prevalence of dental fear in Australia and to explore the relationship between dental fear and a number of demographic, socio-economic, oral health, insurance and service usage variables...
  73. ncbi Longitudinal association of adolescents' sense of coherence with tooth-brushing using an integrated behaviour change model
    Olalekan A Ayo-Yusuf
    Department of Community Dentistry, School of Dentistry, Oral and Dental Hospital, University of Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 37:68-77. 2009
    ..To determine the association between adolescents' sense of coherence (SOC) and their tooth-brushing behaviour...
  74. ncbi Adolescents' sense of coherence, oral health status, and oral health-related behaviours
    M C Freire
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, The Royal Free and University College Medical School, University College London, UK
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 29:204-12. 2001
    ..To investigate the relationship between sense of coherence (SOC) and oral health. It was hypothesised that subjects with better oral health status and better oral health-related behaviours have higher levels of SOC...
  75. ncbi Dental caries prevalence among adults in Denmark--the impact of socio-demographic factors and use of oral health services
    U Krustrup
    University of Copenhagen, Faculty of Health Sciences, School of Dentistry, Department for Community Dentistry and Graduate Studies, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Community Dent Health 24:225-32. 2007
    ..Data were collected by means of personal interviews and by clinical examinations according to criteria of the World Health Organization. Dental caries was recorded at tooth and tooth surface levels...
  76. ncbi The dental caries experience of 5-year-old children in Great Britain (2005/6). Surveys co-ordinated by the British Association for the study of community dentistry
    N B Pitts
    Dental Health Services Research Unit, University of Dundee s Health Informatics Centre, Dundee
    Community Dent Health 24:59-63. 2007
    ..These co-ordinated surveys are the latest in a series which seek to monitor the dental health of children and to assess the delivery of dental services...
  77. ncbi Predictors of dental care utilization among working poor Canadians
    V E Muirhead
    Faculty of Dentistry, Division of Oral Health and Society, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 37:199-208. 2009
    This study used the Gelberg-Andersen Behavioral Model for Vulnerable Populations to identify predictors of dental care utilization by working poor Canadians.
  78. ncbi Social and behavioral correlates of oral quality of life studied among university students in Tanzania
    Joyce Rose Masalu
    Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, Norway
    Acta Odontol Scand 60:353-9. 2002
    ..This study gives some indications that the social and behavioral contexts of Tanzanian university students are important in shaping their responses to oral disorders...
  79. ncbi Is the utilisation of dental care based on need or socioeconomic status? A study of dental care in Indonesia from 1999 to 2009
    Diah A Maharani
    Department of Preventive and Public Health Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia
    Int Dent J 62:90-4. 2012
    ..This study is intended to describe the need for and utilisation of dental care and how disparities in dental care provision to people of varying socioeconomic status (SES) have changed over ..
  80. pmc Prevalence of dental caries and dental care utilisation in preschool urban children enrolled in a comparative-effectiveness study
    D T Kopycka-Kedzierawski
    University of Rochester, Eastman Institute for Oral Health, 625 Elmwood Ave, Box 683, Rochester, NY 14620, USA
    Eur Arch Paediatr Dent 12:133-8. 2011
    To assess dental caries prevalence and dental care utilisation in pre-school children enrolled in urban childcare centres that participated in a comparative effectiveness study.
  81. ncbi [Primary dental care indicators: association with socioeconomic status, dental care, water fluoridation and Family Health Program in Southern Brazil]
    Tatiana Konrad Fischer
    Universidade Federal de Santa Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, Florianopolis, SC, Brasil
    Rev Bras Epidemiol 13:126-38. 2010
    This paper analyzed the primary dental care indicators of the Brazilian National Health System (SUS) considering coverage of dental care, ratio between dental extraction and dental procedures, and coverage of preventive measures among ..
  82. ncbi Access to dental care in Australia
    Jane Harford
    Australian Research Centre for Population Oral Health, The University of Adelaide, South Australia
    Aust Dent J 49:206-8. 2004
  83. pmc Dental care coverage and use: modeling limitations and opportunities
    Richard J Manski
    Richard J Manski, John F Moeller, and Haiyan Chen are with Dental Public Health, University of Maryland School of Dentistry, Baltimore
    Am J Public Health 104:e80-7. 2014
    We examined why older US adults without dental care coverage and use would have lower use rates if offered coverage than do those who currently have coverage.
  84. pmc Socioeconomic inequalities in the non-use of dental care in Europe
    Anastase Tchicaya
    CEPS INSTEAD, 3 Avenue de la Fonte, L 4364, Esch sur Alzette, Luxembourg
    Int J Equity Health 13:7. 2014
    ..In the present study, we explored the inequality and socioeconomic factors associated with people's non-use of dental care across Europe.
  85. ncbi Mucositis prevention by improved dental care in acute leukemia patients
    Milanko Djuric
    Clinic for Dentistry, Faculty of Medicine, Hajduk Veljkova 12, 21000, Novi Sad, Serbia and Montenegro
    Support Care Cancer 14:137-46. 2006
    The aim of the present study was to evaluate the effects of the intensive dental care protocol in preventing oral complications in acute leukemia patients.
  86. ncbi Methods of evaluating dental care costs in the Swedish public dental health care sector
    N Oscarson
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, , Sweden
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 26:160-5. 1998
    ..have been analysed with focus on costs, with the aim of demonstrating techniques suitable for evaluating direct dental care costs and also finding out whether charges are acceptable as a proxy for real costs...
  87. ncbi The oral health status of adults with a visual impairment, their dental care and oral health information needs
    E K Watson
    Specialist in Special Care Dentistry, Postgraduate, UCL Eastman Dental Institute
    Br Dent J 208:E15. 2010
    ..CONCLUSIONS There is a need to develop oral health promotion that ensures patients with a visual impairment have appropriate information regarding oral health care and its provision...
  88. ncbi Number of teeth, body mass index, and dental anxiety in middle-aged Swedish women
    Heléne Bertéus Forslund
    Department of Body Composition and Metabolism, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Acta Odontol Scand 60:346-52. 2002
    ..body mass index (BMI) and number of teeth in middle-aged women taking education, dietary intake patterns, dental care utilization, and dental anxiety into account...
  89. ncbi Sense of coherence and oral health in dentate adults: findings from the Finnish Health 2000 survey
    Eduardo Bernabé
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    J Clin Periodontol 37:981-7. 2010
    ..To assess the relationship between sense of coherence (SOC) and oral health, and the role of oral health-related behaviours in this relationship...
  90. pmc Components of patient satisfaction with a dental restorative visit: results from the Dental Practice-Based Research Network
    Joseph L Riley
    Department of Community Dentistry and Behavioral Sciences, College of Dentistry, University of Florida, Gainesville 32610, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 143:1002-10. 2012
    The authors conducted a study to identify components of patient satisfaction with restorative dental care and to test the hypothesis that certain dentist, patient and procedure factors are associated with patient satisfaction.
  91. ncbi [The pregnant patient in dental care. Survey results and therapeutic guidelines]
    C Pertl
    Departement für Zahnärztliche Chirurgie und Röntgenologie, Universittasklinik für Zahn, Mund unf Kieferheilkunde, Karl Franzens Universitat Graz, Osterreich
    Schweiz Monatsschr Zahnmed 110:37-46. 2000
    ....
  92. ncbi Eating disorders in women's oral health
    D Studen-Pavlovich
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, School of Dental Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Dent Clin North Am 45:491-511. 2001
    ..The knowledgeable dental professional may be able to intercept these habits through regular recall intervals and thorough examination...
  93. ncbi Evaluation of bias and logistics in a survey of adults at increased risk for oral health decrements
    G H Gilbert
    Claude Pepper Center for Research on Oral Health in Aging, Gainesville, FL 32610 0416, USA
    J Public Health Dent 57:48-58. 1997
    ..Our purpose was to evaluate bias and logistics in this survey of adults at increased risk for oral health decrements...
  94. ncbi A test of Berggren's model of dental fear and anxiety
    A de Jongh
    Department of Social Dentistry and Behavioural Sciences, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam ACTA, University of Amsterdam and VU University Amsterdam Centre of Special Dental Care SBT, The Netherlands
    Eur J Oral Sci 119:361-5. 2011
    ..of this model, namely that deterioration of dental health status would mediate the effects of avoidance of dental care on self-reported fear of negative evaluation. Participants were 73 patients (mean age 38...
  95. ncbi The influence of sense of coherence on the relationship between childhood socioeconomic status and adult oral health-related behaviours
    Eduardo Bernabé
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 37:357-65. 2009
    ..To assess the role of adulthood socioeconomic status (SES) and sense of coherence (SOC) in the relationship between childhood SES and adult oral health-related behaviours...
  96. ncbi Non-biological factors associated with tooth retention in Irish adults
    H Guiney
    Oral Health Services Research Centre, Cork Dental School and Hospital, Wilton, Cork, Ireland
    Community Dent Health 28:53-9. 2011
    ..To identify non-biological factors associated with retention of natural teeth and sound untreated natural teeth among adults in Ireland...
  97. ncbi Mothers' sense of coherence and their adolescent children's oral health status and behaviours
    MariadoCarmoMatias Freire
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, The Royal Free and University College Medical School, University College London, UK
    Community Dent Health 19:24-31. 2002
    ..To investigate the relationship between mothers' sense of coherence (SOC) and their adolescent children's oral health. SOC is the central construct of the salutogenesis model of health, which seeks to explain factors that promote health...
  98. ncbi [Pregnant women's perceptions of the Family Health Program concerning barriers to dental care in Pernambuco, Brazil]
    Olga Maria Ramalho de Albuquerque
    Universidade de Pernambuco, Recife, Brazil
    Cad Saude Publica 20:789-96. 2004
    This study focused on barriers to dental care for pregnant women registered with the Health Family Program in Cabo de Santo Agostinho, Pernambuco, Brazil. A qualitative approach using three focal groups was adopted...
  99. ncbi Children's coping with pain during dental care
    Judith Versloot
    Department of Cardiology, Endodontology and Pedodontology, Academic Centre of Dentistry Amsterdam, Louwesweg 1, 1066 EA Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 32:456-61. 2004
    ....
  100. ncbi Dental visits, oral hygiene behaviour, and orthodontic treatment in Switzerland
    Pascale Stadelmann
    Clinic for Periodontology, Endodontology and Cariology, University Clinics for Dentistry, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Schweiz Monatsschr Zahnmed 122:104-26. 2012
    ..In the present study, dental visits (dental care utilisation within the last 12 months), oral hygiene measures and the frequency of orthodontic treatments in ..
  101. pmc Dental care use among pregnant women in the United States reported in 1999 and 2002
    Peggy Timothe
    Association of Schools of Public Health, CDC, Chamblee, GA 30341, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 2:A10. 2005
    The purpose of this study was to determine national and state-specific estimates of dental care use among adult pregnant women in the United States using data from two 12-month periods...

Research Grants68

  1. METABOLIC SYNDROME AND PERIODONTITIS IN POSTMENOPAUSAL WOMEN
    Michael J LaMonte; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..examination of confounding and interaction by relevant variables including smoking, medications, and usual dental care. The proposed study aligns with the NIDCR Strategic Plan to integrate molecular, clinical and population work ..
  2. Development and Validation of an Instrument to Assess Cognitive Function Regulati
    Xi Chen; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..research, all of which is essential to achieving his long- term goal -- development of a new evidence-based dental care model for dementia patients...
  3. Metabolic Syndrome and Periodontitis
    ELIZABETH A KAYE; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The men are not VA patients, but are volunteers who receive medical and dental care from the private sector...
  4. Dietary patterns and root caries risk
    ELIZABETH A KAYE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The men are not VA patients, but are volunteers in a VA study who receive medical and dental care from the private sector...
  5. Addressing Oral Health Disparities in Individuals with Mental Health Problems
    Lisa J Heaton; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..health problems come from disadvantaged backgrounds or are disabled and face financial barriers to purchasing dental care. What is not known, however, is what individuals with mental health problems know about their oral health risks ..
  6. A qualitative description of a pilot project to improve access to care in one Den
    SARAH ELAINE RASKIN; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..care Efficiency and Effectiveness, this proposal aims to determine how the pilot project to expand access to dental care fared...
  7. A Novel Approach for Biomaterials Assisted Regeneration of Pulp-Dentin Complex
    Satish Alapati; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Such therapy will enable tooth retention and reduce dental care costs associated with more drastic measures...
  8. Leveraging Opportunities to Improve Oral Health in Older Adults
    MARY EVELYN NORTHRIDGE; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..the micro-scale of the mouth to the societal scale that involves US federal policy, including lack of routine dental care coverage under Medicare;and (2) factors at the neighborhood scale (e.g...
  9. Northwest/Alaska/Hawaii Center to Reduce Oral Health Disparities
    PETER M MILGROM; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The research plan addresses disparities and inequities in access to dental care and to healthy teeth (tooth decay or caries prevention) for low-income and vulnerable mothers and children ..
  10. Oral Health Intervention for Intellectually/Developmentally Disabled Persons
    KNOWLTON WILLIAM JOHNSON; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..receive less preventive medical care than those living in institutions and are less likely to receive routine dental care. These individuals are more likely to have poor oral hygiene, increased decay, and periodontal disease than the ..
  11. Medications Prescribed in Emergency Departments for Non-Traumatic Dental Conditio
    Christopher Okunseri; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..point for the development of data-driven program and policy interventions that can be used to improve access to dental care and reduce oral health care disparities, if they exist...
  12. Quick-Set Endodontic Material
    CAROLYN MARGARET PRIMUS; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Such a new material would be a new combination of features and an advantage for dental care when treating infected teeth, especially to be confident that the material will set and remain in situ.
  13. 2012 Craniofacial Morphogenesis &Tissue Regeneration GRS &GRC
    Robert E Maxson; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Treatments must often be multi-pronged, involving surgery, dental care, and psychological counseling over many years...
  14. HIV Testing in Dental Care Settings
    Lisa R Metsch; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Community Health Centers and state dental associations have discussed the roll-out of rapid HIV testing in the dental care setting. Some dentists have also begun to offer HIV rapid testing in their practices...
  15. Dentin Fluoride as a Biomarker for Childhood Fluoride Intake
    JAMES STERN WEFEL; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Increased access to dental care, improved oral hygiene, fluoride incorporation into professional dental products and fluoridated toothpaste ..
  16. First preventive dental visit: Disparities in needs, costs + behavioral insights
    Peter C Damiano; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Medicaid-enrolled children are known to have less access to dental care. Of particular interest in this study are five Medicaid subpopulations at high risk of disparities in access to ..
  17. Prevention of Dental Caries in Early Head Start Children
    RICHARD GARY ROZIER; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..levels among low-income children and they face a number of barriers that prevent them from getting needed dental care. This study will test several ways in which access to preventive dental services can be increased among ..
  18. Multi-Center Assessment of Health Literacy and Oral Health
    Mark D Macek; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..These data will also be linked to clinical records so that retrospective and prospective use of dental care services, including expenditures and utilization, may be concurrently assessed...
  19. Implementing tobacco use treatment guidelines in dental public health clinics
    DONNA R SHELLEY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Yet dental care settings remain a relatively untapped venue for the treatment of tobacco dependence...
  20. Oral Health Status and its Correlates in Adults with Developmental Disabilities
    JOHN PATRICK contact MORGAN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..We propose to address this gap by using data from an exceptional dental care system for the disabled in Massachusetts administered by Tufts University School of Dental Medicine (TUSDM)...
  21. Oral Home Telecare for Tetraplegics
    Hon K Yuen; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..HEALTH RELEVANCE: The public health impact of implementing oral home telecare is to extend access of preventive dental care to people with tetraplegia who historically receive inadequate dental hygiene training at rehabilitation, as ..
  22. PS11-003 Minority AIDS Research Initiative
    MARGARET ROSE PEREYRA; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Community Health Centers and state dental associations have discussed the roll-out of rapid HIV testing in the dental care setting. Some dentists have also begun to offer HIV rapid testing in their practices...
  23. Testing clinical decision support for treating tobacco use in dental clinics
    DONNA R SHELLEY; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Healthy People 2020 includes, as a key objective, to improve screening and cessation counseling rates in dental care settings. Most smokers see a dentist annually and tobacco use is a known risk factor for oral disease...
  24. Oral Health of Latino and Ethiopian Children and Their Mothers
    Olivia Carter Pokras; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..research project is to improve understanding of early childhood caries and barriers and facilitators for dental care services utilization among Latino and Ethiopian children and their mothers...
  25. Oral care treatment for mobility-impaired patients
    Sheldon E Broedel; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Thus, there is an immediate need to develop alternative treatment options for dental care in mobility-impaired patients...
  26. Category B: Hawaii Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS)
    Danette Wong Tomiyasu; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Hawai'i PRAMS standard questions address topics such as breastfeeding, dental care, drug use, general health, HIV, and maternal health conditions.
  27. Implementation and Dissemination of Tobacco Cessation Strategies in Free Clinics
    KRISTIE L FOLEY; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Of 55 free clinics in North Carolina providing medical or dental care , only one out of four clinics offers any tobacco cessation services and only two have a comprehensive tobacco ..
  28. Dental outcomes in Fibrous Dysplasia/McCune Albright Syndrome
    Sunday O Akintoye; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..from this unique patient population with a rare disease will provide evidence-based data to support 'best clinical practice'guidelines for dental care that will improve quality of life of FD/MAS patients.
  29. PREGNANCY RISK ASSESSMENT MONITORING SYSTEM
    MARIE KIELY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..mental health services, decreasing pediatric overweight and obesity, improving oral health and access to dental care, decreasing the incidence of preterm birth, and other key issues of great importance to the population of NH...
  30. Oral Health Promotion During Prenancy in a Group Prenatal Care Model
    SALLY HENDERSON ADAMS; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..provided by applicant): Pregnancy is often a time marked by increased oral health (OH) concerns, yet dental care utilization rates, especially among underserved women;indicate that most low-income pregnant women do not ..
  31. Prevention of Adult Caries Study (PACS) Data Coordinating Center
    WILLIAM MARION VOLLMER; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..and 2) to evaluate the cost and cost- effectiveness of using the chlorhexidine (10% w/v) coating in four dental care delivery systems...
  32. Integrating Social and Systems Science Approaches to Promote Oral Health Equity
    MARY EVELYN NORTHRIDGE; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..are to: (1) understand how urban minority senior center attendees utilize services such as health and dental care at the community scale to enhance their oral health;(2) identify how factors at the interpersonal scale enhance ..
  33. Development of an Intraoral Optical Probe for the Microscopic Evaluation of Denta
    ADAM MICHAEL ZYSK; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This track record, when combined with the enabling technology of ISAM, yields a significant new opportunity to improve dental care through technical innovation.
  34. Sensory Adapted Dental Environments to Enhance Oral Care for Children with Autism
    SHARON ANDREA CERMAK; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..contribute to safer, more efficient, less costly treatment, it has the potential to revolutionize clinic-based dental care for the growing population of children with ASD, as well as for typically developing children who have dental ..
  35. Genetic Architecture of the Human Dentognathic Complex
    Richard J Sherwood; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..in, and the relationships between, dentognathic traits in a population where environmental factors (diet, dental care) are relatively homogeneous...
  36. Exploring Oral Health and Insurance Issues Among Uninsured Children
    Angelia M Paschal; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..uninsured, low-income, racially and ethnically diverse families with children aged 3 to 10 years access and use dental care, and to identify potential strategies for improvement in their access to care...
  37. Diffusion of Anticipatory Guidance to Prevent ECC Disease Transmission: Secondary
    PETER M MILGROM; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..in Oregon was done with a primary purpose to study dentists'attitudes, beliefs and practices regarding dental care for pregnant women...
  38. PREVENT TRANSMIS OF MUTANS STREPTOC FR MOTHER TO CHILD
    Walter Bretz; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..for such a study could be found in communities without water fluoridation, with a high level of unmet dental care, and who would have frequent access to sugar...
  39. Clinical System for Measurement of Oral Crest Height Change in Dental Radiographs
    ALAN MICHAEL WALCZAK; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The system uses digital/digitized radiographs acquired as part of standard dental care are required, i.e...
  40. Oral Health Planning Grant
    JENNIFER B MC CLURE; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..g., routine oral hygiene and dental care)...
  41. Addressing Oral Health Disparities in Medicaid-Enrolled Special Needs Children wi
    DONALD LESLIE CHI; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..scholar with an interdisciplinary research program that addresses disparities in oral health and access to dental care for children with special health care needs...
  42. Fluoride Effectiveness in Prevention of Dental Caries in High Caries Risk Adults
    JUDITH A JONES AKA FITZMAURICE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: Despite dramatic gains in oral health and access to dental care during the past 50 years, dental decay remains a problem in medically complex older adults...
  43. Training Oral Hygiene Habits with a Game
    DOV JACOBSON; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..to decay (2) protection of cariogenic pits and fissures with dental sealants or (3) making more professional dental care available to underserved populations...
  44. Center for Research to Evaluate &Eliminate Dental Disparities
    Raul I Garcia; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Our organizing theme is engaging non-dental care providers in oral health promotion, and extending the venues for oral health promotion to non-clinical care ..
  45. Skeletal, Craniofacial and Oral Biology Training Grant
    ALAN GORDON LURIE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Oral health is critical to a good quality of life. The quality of dental care delivered nationwide is dependent on continuing advancement in our understanding of oral and craniofacial ..
  46. Development of a patient-based provider intervention for early caries management
    ANDREEA EMILIA VOINEA GRIFFIN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Her project focuses on improving the quality of dental care by fostering movement of the latest scientific advances into daily clinical practice...
  47. Dental Coverage Transistions, Utilization and Retirement
    Richard J Manski; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..by applicant): The goal of this project is to provide a better understanding of the relationship between dental care coverage and dental use among the elderly and subsequently provide the information needed to assist policy ..
  48. Predicting Caries Risk in Underserved Toddlers in Primary Healthcare Settings
    MARGHERITA R FONTANA; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..many lower socioeconomic status (SES) and minority children have much greater access to medical care than to dental care. Our long-term goal is to reduce disparities in dental caries experience in young children in the U.S...
  49. Dental and medical office iMET to reduce teen tobacco, alcohol, and drug use
    John R Knight; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..proven MET intervention and test it in a primary care population of adolescents coming for routine medical and dental care, where we believe it will have an even greater effect...
  50. Oral Macrophage Function in the Context of Periodontal Disease and HIV Infection
    Andrew J Henderson; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..ability to access clinical samples from patients with HIV and our previous experience in providing them with dental care. Using this cohort and our collective expertise, we will perform studies that complement our in vitro studies ..
  51. Rural Older Adults: Oral Health, Diet &Quality of Life
    Sara A Quandt; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..and OHRQoL over time in older rural adults, comparing the changes by racial/ethnic group and by utilization of dental care, (2) specify the role of self-management strategies in mediating the relationship of oral health to dietary ..
  52. Decision Support to Improve Dental Care for Medically Compromised Patients
    JAMES RYAN FRICTON; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..goal of this application is to use health information technology (HIT) to improve the quality and safety of dental care for patients with serious chronic medical conditions...
  53. Conference: Improving Dental Quality through Measurement
    Krishna Aravamudhan; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..to support quality improvement;examine emerging trends in quality, patient safety, and leadership across the dental care continuum;review measurement techniques necessary to develop and implement quality improvement projects in ..
  54. Evidence-Based Dentistry Conference
    JULIE C FRANTSVE-HAWLEY; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Project Summary: The goal of this project is to improve quality, safety, efficiency, and effectiveness of dental care through implementation of Evidence-Based Dentistry (EBD)...
  55. Health Risks of Problem-Oriented Dental Attenders
    YANFANG REN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..It will also lead to the creation of a continuum of care between the dental care and the primary medical care system for high-risk patients...
  56. State Policies and Children's Oral Health Outcomes
    Cynthia S Minkovitz; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..whether state oral health policies in 2006 are associated with state-level children's oral health and dental care utilization in 2007...
  57. Development of an Inter-University Oral Health Research Database
    Muhammad Walji; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..a positive impact not only for researchers, but also for frontline clinicians, educators and administrators, who will be able to determine best practices and explore national trends in a large patient population seeking dental care.
  58. A Promotora Program to Prevent Primary Tooth Decay in Low-income Latino Children
    Louise Palmer; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..primary tooth decay;and 2) oral healthcare system navigation, which includes when, where, and how to seek dental care and treatment and methods to overcome barriers to dental care. DFVS addresses a pressing public health need...
  59. Developing A Patient Safety System For Dentistry
    Muhammad Walji; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Only the grossest of dental care adverse events have been documented...
  60. CHEMICAL RELEASE & IMMUNE SENSITIZATION BY DENTAL RESINS
    Anahid Jewett; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..application whose overall goal is to ensure that resin-based materials which are placed onto teeth as part of dental care can continue to be used safely...
  61. Clinical System for Measurement of Oral Crest Height Change in Dental Radiographs
    ALAN WALCZAK; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..on these data, we believe that bone height change can be measured reliably from dental radiographs and that dental care would improve if these measurements were brought into the dental office...
  62. UTILITY AND CHOICE OF DENTAL TREATMENTS
    Amid Ismail; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..of life and general health status, quality of oral health, previous dental experiences and satisfaction with dental care. The questionnaire will also ask for information on gender, race/ethnicity, income, employment and education ..
  63. Dental Caries Traits: The Genetic Contribution
    Walter Bretz; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..exposure to fluoridated water, other sources of topical fluoride, utilization of professional dental care, and other factors that may alter disease development and progression...
  64. Referrals for Dental Care from a Medical Office-Based Preventive Dental Program
    SALLY STEARNS; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..are likely to conduct screenings and refer those at high risk for dental disease or already having disease for dental care. Yet the rate at which physicians refer young children with disease, factors associated with these referrals or ..
  65. APPROPRIATE DENTAL CARE UNDER DIFFERENT PAYMENT SYSTEMS
    HERBERT HAZELKORN; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..The dentists will then be told about the research and that they had been uninformed subjects in an experiment. After a full review, the University IRB approved the study protocol...
  66. MICROBIAL GENOME PROJECT STREPTOCOCCUS MUTANS
    JOSEPH FERRETTI; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..in the world and reports that these infections are often untreated in many areas due to lack of available dental care. Additionally, S...
  67. Effects of Prenatal Care on Pediatric Health Care
    Nancy Reichman; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..g., breastfeeding, smoking in the home, feeding practices, regular bed time, dental care, cleanliness of the home) during the child's first five years...
  68. Connecting Chicago Health Outreach to the Internet
    CECILIA MORALES; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..of Chicago's disenfranchised populations through the provision of Primary Health Care, Mental Health Services, Dental Care, Case Management, and interpreting services...