dental care for children

Summary

Summary: The giving of attention to the special dental needs of children, including the prevention of tooth diseases and instruction in dental hygiene and dental health. The dental care may include the services provided by dental specialists.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi The provision of dental treatment for children under general anaesthesia
    G L Lingard
    Dental Department, Nelson Hospital, Franklyn St, Nelson
    N Z Dent J 104:10-8. 2008
  2. ncbi The dental home: a primary care oral health concept
    Arthur J Nowak
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, University of Iowa, Iowa City, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 133:93-8. 2002
  3. ncbi Chemomechanical caries removal for children
    Irena Balciuniene
    Institute of Odontology, Faculty of Medicine, Vilnius University, Zalgirio 115, Vilnius 08217, Lithuania
    Stomatologija 7:40-4. 2005
  4. pmc Parental perceptions of children's oral health: the Early Childhood Oral Health Impact Scale (ECOHIS)
    Bhavna Talekar Pahel
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 5:6. 2007
  5. ncbi Children's use of dental services: influence of maternal dental anxiety, attendance pattern, and perception of children's quality of life
    Marília L Goettems
    Department of Social and Preventive Dentistry, School of Dentistry, Federal University of Pelotas, Pelotas, Brazil
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 40:451-8. 2012
  6. ncbi Understanding parents' oral health behaviors for their young children
    Maryam S Amin
    Division of Pediatric Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Qual Health Res 19:116-27. 2009
  7. ncbi Sensitivity and responsiveness of the Chinese ECOHIS to dental treatment under general anaesthesia
    Gillian H M Lee
    Paediatric Dentistry, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 39:372-7. 2011
  8. pmc Children's tooth decay in a public health program to encourage low-income pregnant women to utilize dental care
    Peter Milgrom
    Northwest Center to Reduce Oral Health Disparities, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    BMC Public Health 10:76. 2010
  9. ncbi A qualitative study exploring barriers to a model of shared care for pre-school children's oral health
    M G Gussy
    School of Dental Science, University of Melbourne, 711 Elizabeth Street, Melbourne, VIC 3000, Australia
    Br Dent J 201:165-70; discussion 157. 2006
  10. ncbi Addressing disparities through dental-medical collaborations, part 1. The role of cultural competency in health disparities: training of primary care medical practitioners in children's oral health
    Wendy E Mouradian
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, University of Washington School of Dentistry, Seattle, WA 98159, USA
    J Dent Educ 67:860-8. 2003

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Publications218 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi The provision of dental treatment for children under general anaesthesia
    G L Lingard
    Dental Department, Nelson Hospital, Franklyn St, Nelson
    N Z Dent J 104:10-8. 2008
  2. ncbi The dental home: a primary care oral health concept
    Arthur J Nowak
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, University of Iowa, Iowa City, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 133:93-8. 2002
    ..The pediatrics community has promoted the concept of a medical home to improve families' care utilization. The authors describe the medical home and propose a dental home concept to improve families' access to dental care...
  3. ncbi Chemomechanical caries removal for children
    Irena Balciuniene
    Institute of Odontology, Faculty of Medicine, Vilnius University, Zalgirio 115, Vilnius 08217, Lithuania
    Stomatologija 7:40-4. 2005
    ..Results show that chemomechanical treatment could be as effective as traditional one, causes less pain and lowers the need for anaesthetics. There was noticed less removal of solid tissue cleaning carious cavity...
  4. pmc Parental perceptions of children's oral health: the Early Childhood Oral Health Impact Scale (ECOHIS)
    Bhavna Talekar Pahel
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 5:6. 2007
    ..The objective of this research was to develop the Early Childhood Oral Health Impact Scale (ECOHIS) to measure the OHRQL of preschool children and their families...
  5. ncbi Children's use of dental services: influence of maternal dental anxiety, attendance pattern, and perception of children's quality of life
    Marília L Goettems
    Department of Social and Preventive Dentistry, School of Dentistry, Federal University of Pelotas, Pelotas, Brazil
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 40:451-8. 2012
    ....
  6. ncbi Understanding parents' oral health behaviors for their young children
    Maryam S Amin
    Division of Pediatric Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Qual Health Res 19:116-27. 2009
    ..Those parents who were more confident in their ability to successfully carry out dentally healthy practices were more likely to maintain them over time...
  7. ncbi Sensitivity and responsiveness of the Chinese ECOHIS to dental treatment under general anaesthesia
    Gillian H M Lee
    Paediatric Dentistry, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 39:372-7. 2011
    ..This study aimed to investigate the sensitivity and responsiveness of the Chinese version of the Early Childhood Oral Health Impact Scale (ECOHIS) to dental treatment under general anaesthesia (GA)...
  8. pmc Children's tooth decay in a public health program to encourage low-income pregnant women to utilize dental care
    Peter Milgrom
    Northwest Center to Reduce Oral Health Disparities, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    BMC Public Health 10:76. 2010
    ....
  9. ncbi A qualitative study exploring barriers to a model of shared care for pre-school children's oral health
    M G Gussy
    School of Dental Science, University of Melbourne, 711 Elizabeth Street, Melbourne, VIC 3000, Australia
    Br Dent J 201:165-70; discussion 157. 2006
    ..To explore the oral health beliefs and practices of primary health care professionals which may act as barriers to the development of a model of shared care for the oral health of pre-school children...
  10. ncbi Addressing disparities through dental-medical collaborations, part 1. The role of cultural competency in health disparities: training of primary care medical practitioners in children's oral health
    Wendy E Mouradian
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, University of Washington School of Dentistry, Seattle, WA 98159, USA
    J Dent Educ 67:860-8. 2003
    ..Finally, an appreciation of the professional obligations of dental educators, practitioners, and the profession of dentistry can add resolve to this new prioritization...
  11. ncbi The caries experience and behavior of dental patients with autism spectrum disorder
    Cheen Y Loo
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, School of Dental Medicine, Tufts University, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 139:1518-24. 2008
    ..The authors conducted a study to evaluate the demographics, caries experience and behavior of patients with ASD and compare these characteristics with those of patients without ASD (unaffected patients)...
  12. ncbi Developing and evaluating an oral health-related quality of life index for children; the CHILD-OIDP
    Sudaduang Gherunpong
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Community Dent Health 21:161-9. 2004
    ..To develop an oral health-related quality of life index in Thai children and evaluate its psychometric properties...
  13. ncbi Dental health of 5-year-old children and parents' perceptions for oral health in the prefectures of Athens and Piraeus in the Attica County of Greece
    D I Kalyvas
    Department of Dental Public Health, Guy s, King s and St Thomas Dental Institute, University of London, UK
    Int J Paediatr Dent 16:352-7. 2006
    ..This study was undertaken in 2001 in order to investigate the dental health status of 5-year-olds in an urban community within Attica County in Greece and the views of the carers of this age group...
  14. ncbi Oral health status and access to dental care for ohio head start children
    Mark D Siegal
    Bureau of Oral Health Services, Ohio Department of Health, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    Pediatr Dent 26:519-25. 2004
    ..The purpose of this survey were to assess the dental caries prevalence rate among children enrolled in Ohio's Head Start programs and assess factors relating to their dental care access...
  15. ncbi Practices and opinions of pediatric and general dentists in Connecticut regarding the age 1 dental visit and dental care for children younger than 3 years old
    Cristina L Santos
    Department of Dentistry, Pediatric Dentistry Section, Yale New Haven Hospital, New Haven, Conn, USA
    Pediatr Dent 30:348-51. 2008
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  16. ncbi Oral health status of children and adolescents by rural residence, United States
    Clemencia M Vargas
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, University of Maryland Dental School, USA
    J Rural Health 19:260-8. 2003
    ..The limited information available on the oral health status of rural children in the United States makes it difficult to devise policy strategies to address perceived problems...
  17. ncbi Access to dental care services for Medicaid children: variations by urban/rural categories in Illinois
    Gayle R Byck
    Illinois Regional Health Workforce Center, University of Illinois at Chicago, 60607, USA
    J Rural Health 18:512-20. 2002
    ..Policy makers should focus on maintaining high rural dentist participation rates as well as addressing future supply problems that may exacerbate difficulties with access in rural areas...
  18. ncbi Parents' perspectives on a dental home for children with special health care needs
    Lynette E Kagihara
    Department of Dental Practice, University of Pacific Arthur A Dugoni School of Dentistry, Union City Dental Care Center, Union City, California, USA
    Spec Care Dentist 31:170-7. 2011
    ..More than 84% of respondents reported that parents were unaware of the recommendation to establish dental care by 1 year of age. Establishing policy and educational strategies should help parents meet this dental health goal...
  19. pmc Update on early childhood caries since the Surgeon General's Report
    Norman Tinanoff
    Department of Health Promotion and Policy, University of Maryland Dental School, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    Acad Pediatr 9:396-403. 2009
    ..Findings regarding antimicrobial interventions, efforts to modify diets, and traditional dental health education are less consistent...
  20. ncbi Dental care for children with mental retardation: thoughts about the Americans with Disabilities Act
    H B Waldman
    Department of General Dentistry, State University of New York at Stony Brook 11794 8706, USA
    ASDC J Dent Child 65:487-91, 439. 1998
    ..These developments should be considered within the jurisdiction of this new legislation. Demographic characteristics and dental needs of children with mental retardation are reviewed to provide a background for this discussion...
  21. ncbi Effectiveness of an oral health program in improving the knowledge and competencies of head start staff
    Courtney Hugh Chinn
    Assistant professor in the Section of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Pediatr Dent 33:403-8. 2011
    ..This paper's purpose was to describe the Columbia Head Start Oral Health Program (C-HSOHP) and changes in HS/EHS staff pediatric oral health knowledge and competencies after participating in C-HSOHP...
  22. pmc Validation of an English version of the Child-OIDP index, an oral health-related quality of life measure for children
    Huda Yusuf
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, UK
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 4:38. 2006
    ..To evaluate the psychometric properties of the Child-OIDP for use among children in the UK and report on the prevalence of oral impacts in a sample of schoolchildren in Westminster...
  23. ncbi Dental insurance and its impact on preventive dental care visits for U.S. children
    Charlotte Lewis
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of General Pediatrics and Child Health Institute, School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 138:369-80. 2007
    ..The authors sought to describe the proportion and characteristics of U.S. children with dental insurance and to assess the relationship between dental insurance and preventive dental care (PDC)...
  24. ncbi Determinants of dental care visits among low-income African-American children
    Woosung Sohn
    Department of Cariology, Restorative Sciences and Endodontics, School of Dentistry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1078, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 138:309-18; quiz 395-396, 398. 2007
    ..The objective of the authors' analysis was to investigate the determinants of dental care visits among young, low-income African-American children...
  25. ncbi Safeguarding children in dentistry: 2. Do paediatric dentists neglect child dental neglect?
    J C Harris
    Sheffield Salaried Primary Dental Care Service, Firth Park Clinic, North Quadrant, Sheffield, S5 6NU
    Br Dent J 206:465-70. 2009
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  26. ncbi Prevention of early childhood caries in North Carolina medical practices: implications for research and practice
    R Gary Rozier
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 7411, USA
    J Dent Educ 67:876-85. 2003
    ..Assessments of effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of both the provider and patient interventions are under way...
  27. ncbi Dental care of autistic children within the non-specialized Public Dental Service
    C Fahlvik-Planefeldt
    Public Dental Service, Kungsbacka, Sweden
    Swed Dent J 25:113-8. 2001
    ..The results of this study indicate that the care provided to autistic children within the non-specialized Public Dental Service is satisfactory, provided that there is access to a paediatric dentist when necessary...
  28. ncbi Comprehensive dental care for children with rampant caries under general anaesthesia
    F Vinckier
    Paediatric and Preventive Dentistry, Department of Operative Dentistry, School for Dentistry, Faculty of Medicine, Catholic University Leuven, Belgium
    Int J Paediatr Dent 11:25-32. 2001
    ..Critical reflection on treatment strategy for dental rehabilitation of young children with rampant caries using day-stay general anaesthesia at a university dental clinic...
  29. ncbi Dental screening and referral of young children by pediatric primary care providers
    Georgia G dela Cruz
    Center for Health Promotion and Preventive Medicine, Directorate of Health Promotion and Wellness, United States Army, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland 21010 5403, USA
    Pediatrics 114:e642-52. 2004
    ..This study is the first to investigate characteristics of medical providers that influence their referral to a dentist of children who are at risk for dental disease...
  30. ncbi Factors associated with access to dental care for children with special health care needs
    Debra Kane
    Mississippi State Department of Health, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 139:326-33. 2008
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  31. ncbi Factitial oral lesions in an autistic paediatric patient
    A C Medina
    Universidad Central de Venezuela Dental School, Caracas, Venezuela
    Int J Paediatr Dent 13:130-7. 2003
    ..Non-contingent reinforcement therapy was successfully used to diminish SIB. Treatment of factitial oral injuries must be interdisciplinary and requires cooperation of the patient, the parents, health care providers, and medical team...
  32. ncbi Exploring factors that influence general dental practitioners when providing advice to help prevent caries in children
    A G Threlfall
    Oral Health Unit, National Primary Care R and D Centre, School of Dentistry, University of Manchester, Higher Cambridge Street, Manchester, UK
    Br Dent J 202:E10; discussion 216-7. 2007
    ..To increase understanding about how and to whom general dental practitioners provide preventive advice to reduce caries in young children...
  33. ncbi A cluster randomised, controlled trial of the value of dental health educators in general dental practice
    A S Blinkhorn
    The Unit of Oral Health and Development, The University Dental Hospital of Manchester
    Br Dent J 195:395-400; discussion 385. 2003
    ..To test the effectiveness of dental health educators in general dental practice...
  34. ncbi Exploring the content of the advice provided by general dental practitioners to help prevent caries in young children
    A G Threlfall
    Chester and Halton Community Trust, Oral Health Unit, National Primary Care R and D Centre, School of Dentistry, University of Manchester, Higher Cambridge Street, Manchester, UK
    Br Dent J 202:E9; discussion 148-9. 2007
    ..To increase understanding about the content of preventive advice and care offered by general dental practitioners to young children...
  35. ncbi The face of a child: children's oral health and dental education
    W E Mouradian
    Office of Outreach and Professional Development, Comprehensive Center for Oral Health Research, University of Washington Children s Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Seattle, USA
    J Dent Educ 65:821-31. 2001
    ..Academic dental centers hold in trust the training of oral health professionals for society and have a special responsibility to train future professionals to meet children's needs. Leadership in this area is urgently needed...
  36. ncbi Access to dental care for children in the United States: a survey of general practitioners
    N Sue Seale
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Baylor College of Dentistry, Dallas, Texas 75266 0677, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 134:1630-40. 2003
    ..In response to concern that inadequate dental school training may create a barrier to access to care for children, the authors conducted a survey concerning general practitioners' practice patterns involving child patients...
  37. ncbi Band-aid solutions to the dental access crisis: Conceptually flawed--a response to Dr. David H. Smith
    Wendy E Mouradian
    Regional Initiatives in Dental Education RIDE, University of Washington School of Dentistry, Box 357136, B242 Health Sciences, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Dent Educ 70:1174-9. 2006
    ..Band-aid solutions could never ensure a population-wide distribution of care and hence are not morally defensible...
  38. ncbi Atraumatic perspectives of ART: psychological and physiological aspects of treatment with and without rotary instruments
    M C M Schriks
    Department of Cariology Endodontology Pedodontology, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam ACTA, Louwesweg 1, 1066EA, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 31:15-20. 2003
    ..No effect modification could be shown. It can be concluded that children treated according to the ART approach using hand instruments alone experience less discomfort than those treated using rotary instruments...
  39. ncbi Perceived outcomes and parental satisfaction following dental rehabilitation under general anesthesia
    G Acs
    Department of Dentistry, Children s National Medical Center, George Washington University Medical School, Washington, DC, USA
    Pediatr Dent 23:419-23. 2001
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate parents' perceptions of their child's quality of life following dental rehabilitation under general anesthesia and to assess their satisfaction with that treatment modality...
  40. ncbi Dental caries experience and use of dental services among preschool children in Ajman, UAE
    R Hashim
    Ajman University, Ajman, UAE
    Int J Paediatr Dent 16:257-62. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to estimate the prevalence and severity of dental caries in the primary dentition of young children in Ajman, UAE, and investigate its association with sociodemographic characteristics and use of dental services...
  41. ncbi The impact of insurance coverage on children's dental visits and expenditures, 1996
    R J Manski
    Department of Oral Health Care Delivery, Dental School, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 132:1137-45. 2001
    ..The purpose of the authors' study was to describe the level of dental coverage among U.S. children and to assess the impact of dental coverage on children's use of dental services and expenditures for dental care...
  42. ncbi An analysis of dental visits in U.S. children, by category of service and sociodemographic factors, 1996
    M D Macek
    Department of Oral Health Care Delivery, Baltimore College of Dental Surgery Dental School, University of Maryland, Baltimore, USA
    Pediatr Dent 23:383-9. 2001
    ..Data from the 1996 Medical Expenditure Panel Survey were analyzed to determine the distribution of diagnostic and preventive, surgical, and other dental visit types received by U.S. children, aged 0-18 years...
  43. ncbi The influences on preventive care provided to children who frequently attend the UK General Dental Service
    M Tickle
    Dental Public Health Dental Hospital of Manchester, Manchester University, Manchester
    Br Dent J 194:329-32; discussion 318. 2003
    ..To identify the relationship between the preventive and restorative care provided to children who frequently attend the General Dental Service in the UK after taking into account socio-economic status, gender and dental caries experience...
  44. ncbi Preventive dental care for children in the United States: a national perspective
    Charlotte W Lewis
    Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Pediatrics 119:e544-53. 2007
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  45. ncbi The perceptions of users about barriers to the use of free systematic oral care among Finnish pre-school children--a qualitative study
    S M Lahti
    Department of Community Dentistry, Institute of Dentistry, University of Oulu, Finland
    Acta Odontol Scand 57:139-43. 1999
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  46. pmc The effect of two publicly funded insurance programs on use of dental services for young children
    Tegwyn H Brickhouse
    Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry, Richmond, VA 23298 0566, USA
    Health Serv Res 41:2033-53. 2006
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  47. ncbi Can organised dental care for children be both good and cheap?
    P J Riordan
    Health Department of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 25:119-25. 1997
    ..New dentists who choose to provide dental care for children as a career will spend most of their days placing fissure sealants, applying topical fluorides and ..
  48. ncbi Estimated impact of competing policy recommendations for age of first dental visit
    Kari Jones
    Division of Public Private Partnerships, National Center for Health Marketing, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy NE, MS K 39, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Pediatrics 115:906-14. 2005
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  49. ncbi Dental visits by Australian preschool children
    L M Slack-Smith
    School of Population Health and School of Dentistry, The University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Western Australia, Australia
    J Paediatr Child Health 39:442-5. 2003
    ..To provide population-based data on dental visits in preschool children, to assist in the planning of such services and preventive programs...
  50. pmc Relationship between children's dental needs and dental care utilization: United States, 1988-1994
    Clemencia M Vargas
    University of Maryland Dental School, Baltimore 21201, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:1816-21. 2002
    ..This study describes the relationship between dental needs and dental care utilization among children...
  51. pmc Applicability of an abbreviated version of the Child-OIDP inventory among primary schoolchildren in Tanzania
    Matilda Mtaya
    Centre for International Health, UoB, Bergen, Norway
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 5:40. 2007
    ..There is a need for studies evaluating oral health related quality of life (OHRQoL) of children in developing countries...
  52. ncbi A hidden epidemic: dental disparities among children
    Denise H Amschler
    Dept of Physiology and Health Science, Ball State University, Muncie, IN 47306, USA
    J Sch Health 73:38-40. 2003
  53. ncbi Community based schoolchildren's oral health programmes, Kuwait 1985--1998
    R E Morris
    Int Dent J 54:241-9. 2004
    ..To provide a basis for choosing best outcomes to develop public health policy and implement future programmes...
  54. ncbi A qualitative look at parents' experience of their child's dental general anaesthesia
    M S Amin
    Department of Oral Health Sciences, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Int J Paediatr Dent 16:309-19. 2006
    ..This research used a qualitative method of inquiry to explore parents' experience of their child's treatment under GA, and their perception of the impact of this treatment on their child...
  55. ncbi Computerized anesthesia delivery system vs. traditional syringe: comparing pain and pain-related behavior in children
    Judith Versloot
    Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam ACTA, Universiteit van Amsterdam and Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Eur J Oral Sci 113:488-93. 2005
    ..Within the high-anxious group no differences were found. It was concluded that low-anxious children seem to benefit from the use of the Wand instead of the traditional syringe in receiving local anesthesia...
  56. ncbi [Care of handicapped children under general anesthesia in relation to different clinical parameters. Preliminary notes]
    D Bandon
    Faculté d odontologie de Marseille, CHU Marseille Nord, France
    Bull Group Int Rech Sci Stomatol Odontol 46:1-7. 2004
    ..The factor determining in the effectiveness and the speed of the exempted acts seems to be the training of the dental care team...
  57. ncbi Comprehensive dental care of pediatric patients treated under general anesthesia in a hospital setting in Saudi Arabia
    Manal Ibrahim Al-Malik
    Dental Department, King Fahd Armed Forces Hospital, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
    J Contemp Dent Pract 7:79-88. 2006
    ..Most of the patients requiring further treatment accepted it in the dental chair. Only one patient received a second DGA during the three years following treatment...
  58. ncbi Let's not forget our children
    H Barry Waldman
    Department of General Dentistry, the School of Dental Medicine, The State University of New York at Stony Brook, USA
    Dent Today 25:10. 2006
  59. ncbi 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...
  60. ncbi The effectiveness and estimated costs of the access to baby and child dentistry program in Washington State
    Michelle Kobayashi
    University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 136:1257-63. 2005
    ..ABCD is an effort to increase the utilization of dental care by Medicaid-enrolled children younger than 6 years...
  61. ncbi General dental practitioners' views on the use of stainless steel crowns to restore primary molars
    A G Threlfall
    DH Research Training Fellow, Oral Health Unit, National Primary Care R and D Centre, Manchester University Dental School, Higher Cambridge Street, Manchester, M15 6LP, UK
    Br Dent J 199:453-5; discussion 441. 2005
    ..To ascertain general dental practitioners' views on the use of stainless steel (pre-formed metal) crowns to restore carious primary molars...
  62. pmc The ABCDs of treating the most prevalent childhood disease
    G Jay Donahue
    Washington Dental Service Foundation, PO Box 75983, Seattle, WA 98175 0983, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:1322-4. 2005
    ..Program evaluation demonstrates changing attitudes and behavior among participating families and dentists, with more young, low-income Washington children receiving oral health care...
  63. ncbi Effectiveness of oral midazolam for paediatric dental care: a retrospective study in two specialist centres
    P F Day
    Dept Paediatric Dentistrty, Leeds Dental Institute, Leeds, England
    Eur Arch Paediatr Dent 7:228-35. 2006
    ..Secondly, the study assessed the suitability of oral midazolam for paediatric dental treatment...
  64. ncbi Sedation in uncooperative children undergoing dental procedures: a comparative evaluation of midazolam, propofol and ketamine
    Kavitha Rai
    Department of Pedodontics and Preventive Children Dentistry, A B Shetty Memorial Institute of Dental Sciences, Mangalore, Karnataka, India
    J Clin Pediatr Dent 32:1-4. 2007
    ..We preferred ketamine from the results of our study and recommended future evaluation of ketamine in combination with other sedatives...
  65. ncbi Recall rates and caries experience of patients undergoing general anesthesia for dental treatment
    William J Jamieson
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, College of Dentistry, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    Pediatr Dent 29:253-7. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the recall rate and caries experience of children seen under general anesthesia (GA) at The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics...
  66. ncbi General dental practitioner's views on dental general anaesthesia services
    A G Threlfall
    Oral Health Unit, National Primary Care R and D Centre, Manchester University Dental School, Higher Cambridge Street, Manchester
    Community Dent Health 24:93-6. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate general dental practitioners' views about dental general anaesthetics, the reduction in its availability and the impact on care of children with toothache...
  67. ncbi Changes in parent-assessed oral health-related quality of life among young children following dental treatment under general anaesthetic
    P E Malden
    Capital and Coast District Health Board, Wellington, New Zealand
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 36:108-17. 2008
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  68. ncbi Correlation of parenting style and pediatric behavior guidance strategies in the dental setting: preliminary findings
    Naser Asl Aminabadi
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
    Acta Odontol Scand 66:99-104. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the influence of parenting style on the choice of proper behavior guidance strategies in pedodontics...
  69. ncbi Pain behaviour and distress in children during two sequential dental visits: comparing a computerised anaesthesia delivery system and a traditional syringe
    J Versloot
    University of British Columbia, Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, 2136 West Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Br Dent J 205:E2; discussion 30-1. 2008
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  70. ncbi Dental health of children: where we are today and remaining challenges
    Michael W Roberts
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7450, USA
    J Clin Pediatr Dent 32:231-4. 2008
    ..Lower income families absorb disproportionately the effect of dental diseases due to lack of education, food availability and selection, and access to early preventive care...
  71. ncbi Aggressive strategic planning for oral health in Kuwait: a decade of post-war successes
    R E Morris
    Ministry of Health, Kuwait
    East Mediterr Health J 14:216-27. 2008
    ..7% to 28.0% of staff. Rising caries trends were stabilized or reduced by up to 36.8%. Percentage of caries-free primary dentition in children increased up to 37.6%, permanent dentition up to 27.0%. A dentistry school was established...
  72. ncbi Cytotoxicity, histopathological, microbiological and clinical aspects of an endodontic iodoform-based paste used in pediatric dentistry: a review
    Daniella Ferraz Cerqueira
    Departamento de Ortodontia e Odontopediatria, Faculdade de Odontologia, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Clin Pediatr Dent 32:105-10. 2008
    ..In the face of all the above mentioned results, this paper would like to propose the use of this endodontic material as a root canal filling for primary teeth...
  73. ncbi Premedication with melatonin vs midazolam in anxious children
    Berrin Isik
    Departments of Oral and Maxillo Facial Surgery, Gazi University Faculty of Dentistry, Ankara, Turkey
    Paediatr Anaesth 18:635-41. 2008
    ..Melatonin may induce a natural sleepiness and improve sedation. We have investigated premedication with melatonin compared with midazolam in children under nitrous oxide/oxygen (N(2)O/O(2)) sedation for dental treatment...
  74. ncbi How should we manage caries in deciduous teeth?
    Ronnie S Levine
    Academic Unit of Paediatrics, University of Leeds, Belmont House, 3 5 Belmont Grove, Leeds LS2 9DE, UK
    Dent Update 35:406-8, 410. 2008
    ..However, a study from Scotland suggests that untreated carious deciduous teeth increases the risk of sepsis, especially when many carious teeth are present. Further research is needed to help inform clinical decisions...
  75. ncbi Caries treatment through 30 years in children and adolescents in Asker, Norway
    F R von der Fehr
    Department of Cariology, Dental Faculty, University of Oslo, Norway
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 23:193-9. 1995
    ..The average number of filled surfaces per year has fallen from 6.6 in the 1955 birth cohort to 0.7 in the 1977 cohort, a reduction of 89% in 22 yr.(ABSTRACT TRUNCATED AT 250 WORDS)..
  76. ncbi Sedative effect of oral diazepam and chloral hydrate in the dental treatment of children
    Kamila R Kantovitz
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Piracicaba Dental School, State University of Campinas, Brazil
    J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent 25:69-75. 2007
    ..The purpose was to evaluate two sedation protocols during dental sessions in anxious children...
  77. ncbi [Treatability of children according to Dutch dentists]
    M A Jensma
    Afdeling Cariologie Endodontologie Pedodontologie van het Academisch Centrum Tandheellkunde Amsterdam ACTA
    Ned Tijdschr Tandheelkd 115:420-2. 2008
    ..Most problems during dental treatment occur in the 0-6 years age group. Dentists are more likely to refer children in this age group to a colleague or pediatric dentist for treatment...
  78. ncbi Experience and policy implications of children presenting with dental emergencies to US pediatric dentistry training programs
    Burton Edelstein
    Social and Behavioral Sciences, College of Dental Medicine, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Pediatr Dent 28:431-7. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to describe and substantiate the experience of children, their families, and their caregivers with children's dental pain and to explore implications of these experiences for public policy...
  79. ncbi Oral health promotion in children and adolescents
    Rebecca Slayton
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Compend Contin Educ Dent 26:30-5. 2005
    ..This article discusses the consequences of oral diseases in school-aged children, the factors that contribute to an individual's risk for dental caries, and the most effective therapies to prevent caries in this age group...
  80. ncbi Ethnic disparities in the prevalence of dental caries and restorative dental treatment in Brazilian children
    Jose Leopoldo Ferreira Antunes
    Faculdade de Odontologia da Universidade de São Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Int Dent J 53:7-12. 2003
    ..This study assesses disparities in the oral health status of Brazilian black and white children...
  81. ncbi A UK perspective
    M C G Manley
    Canterbury Health Centre, Dental Department, 26 Old Dover Rd, Canterbury CT1 3JH
    Br Dent J 196:138-9. 2004
  82. ncbi Strap him down or knock him out: Is conscious sedation with restraint an alternative to general anaesthesia?
    A Kupietzky
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Hebrew University Hadassah School of Dental Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel
    Br Dent J 196:133-8. 2004
    ....
  83. ncbi Developing a pediatric oral health therapist to help address oral health disparities among children
    David A Nash
    College of Dentistry, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536 0297, USA
    J Dent Educ 68:8-20; discussion 21-2. 2004
    ....
  84. ncbi Advances in pediatric esthetic dentistry
    Mark L Cannon
    Northwestern University Medical School, Children s Memorial Hospital, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Compend Contin Educ Dent 24:34-9; quiz 62. 2003
    ..TESCERA ATL restorations and prostheses were also evaluated for clinical effectiveness...
  85. ncbi Dental treatment under general anaesthesia at a hospital in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
    M M Jamjoom
    Department of Transcultural Oral Health, Eastman Dental Institute, University College London, University of London, 256 Gray's Inn Road, London WC1X 8LD, UK
    Int J Paediatr Dent 11:110-6. 2001
    ..Failure to attend for recall was common, suggesting that preventive methods which rely on regular attendance may not be successful in this group of children...
  86. ncbi The hygienist's role in improving children's oral health throughout their development
    Nancy A St Onge
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Compend Contin Educ Dent 23:10-6. 2002
    ..Particular attention will be given to identifying proven approaches to motivating children and their parents to respond positively to oral health advice and hygiene instruction...
  87. ncbi Treatment needs for dental caries in schoolchildren in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. A follow up study of the oral health survey
    Nazeer B Khan
    Department of Preventive Dental Sciences, College of Dentistry, King Saud University, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Saudi Med J 24:1081-6. 2003
    ..To determine the magnitude and severity of treatment needs for dental caries of school children of Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA), 14 years after the conduct of the Oral Health Survey (Phase I) (OHS (I)) in KSA...
  88. ncbi Dental caries, age and anxiety: factors influencing sedation choice for children attending for emergency dental care
    P Carson
    Ulster Community and Hospitals Trust, The Queen's University of Belfast, Northern Ireland
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 29:30-6. 2001
    ..By doing so, parents who have only brought their children when in pain may take advantage of RDC and the treatments offered to prevent and control dental caries and anxiety in their children...
  89. ncbi Does the dental profession know how to care for the primary dentition?
    K M Milsom
    Department of Dental Research and Development, Halton Primary Care Trust, Moston Lodge, Countess of Chester Health Park, Liverpool Road, Chester
    Br Dent J 195:301-3. 2003
    ..The records of all these individual clinical episodes remain within each practice and until a patient returns for further care can expect to lay undisturbed...
  90. ncbi Oral health profile of education and health professionals attending handicapped children
    Luciana Pomarico
    Center for Studies in Public Health Federal University of Rio de Janeiro
    Pesqui Odontol Bras 17:11-6. 2003
    ..5% of the attendants (chi-square, p = 0.006). In view of these results, it was concluded that attitudes toward oral health were not always coherent with the knowledge that these professionals express...
  91. ncbi Management of the special care patient in a dental surgery center
    John Leyman
    Tex Dent J 119:226-44. 2002
  92. ncbi Behavioral management strategies for young pediatric dental patients with disabilities
    J E Nathan
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, University of Iowa, College of Dentistry, Iowa City, IA, USA
    ASDC J Dent Child 68:89-101. 2001
    ..In order to use safely any of the modalities for sedation considered [table: see text] in this paper, it is imperative that the clinician receive adequate clinical instruction before private clinical use is attempted...
  93. ncbi Changes in dentists' attitudes and practice in paediatric dentistry
    D Roshan
    Department of Paediatric Dentistry, Leeds Dental Institute, University of Leeds, UK
    Eur J Paediatr Dent 4:21-7. 2003
    ....
  94. ncbi Conventional versus resin-modified glass-ionomer cement for Class II restorations in primary molars. A 3-year clinical study
    S Hubel
    Department of Paediatric Dentistry, Eastman Dental Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Paediatr Dent 13:2-8. 2003
    ..To compare the clinical performance of two glass-ionomer cements (GICs)for Class II restorations in primary molars: a conventional cement (Fuji II) and a resin-modified cement (Vitremer)...
  95. ncbi Primary dentition
    A Jones
    Br Dent J 196:3. 2004
  96. ncbi Glass ionomer cements in pediatric dentistry: review of the literature
    Theodore P Croll
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, USA
    Pediatr Dent 24:423-9. 2002
    ..This article reviews the development and history of glass polyalkenoate cement systems and their ongoing role in dentistry for children...
  97. ncbi A survey of members of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry on their use of behavior management techniques
    Steven M Adair
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA, USA
    Pediatr Dent 26:159-66. 2004
    ..The objective of this study was to survey members of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD) regarding their use of behavior management techniques...
  98. ncbi Paediatric dentistry
    S A Fayle
    Br Dent J 193:299-300. 2002
  99. ncbi Self-reported awareness of unrestored dental caries. Survey of the Oral Health Status of Maryland Schoolchildren, 2000--2001
    Harold S Goodman
    Department of Health Promotion and Policy, Program in Pediatric Dentistry, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Pediatr Dent 26:369-75. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess and compare parental awareness of unrestored dental caries needs in a schoolchildren population according to socioeconomic status...
  100. ncbi The fate of 1,587 unrestored carious deciduous teeth: a retrospective general dental practice based study from northern England
    R S Levine
    Dental Health Services Research Unit, University of Dundee Dental School, Park Place, Dundee DD1 4HR
    Br Dent J 193:99-103. 2002
    ..To investigate the outcome of non-restoration of carious deciduous teeth by means of a retrospective analysis of clinical case notes of children regularly attending two general dental practices and receiving preventive care...
  101. ncbi Evidence for reversal of the caries decline among Norwegian children
    O Haugejorden
    Department of Odontology Community Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Int J Paediatr Dent 12:306-15. 2002
    ..The purpose of the present study was to report on caries status and to explore possible reasons for changes in caries experience among 5- and 12-year-old Norwegian children...

Research Grants32

  1. Primary Care Provider and Preventive Oral Health
    Charlotte Lewis; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..In addition, this career development award is expected to provide to Dr. Lewis the didactic and experiential training necessary to become an independent clinical investigator focusing on pediatric and dental health services research. ..
  2. Physician Networks and Children with Chronic Conditions
    David Grembowski; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..out-of-network physicians; and b) determine whether quality of care and expenditures are similar or different for children seeing in- vs. out-of-network physicians. ..
  3. Patient Visits to Physician Offices and/or Emergency Rooms for Dental Problems
    Leonard Cohen; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..These issues will grow in importance with the aging of the population, as elderly individuals, in general, are more likely to visit a physician than a dentist. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  4. A pilot study for oral health case management of children with orofacial clefts
    Charlotte Lewis; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  5. Improving Access to Improve Quality in an HMO
    David Grembowski; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] Data Sources. Group Health automated data bases. [unreadable] Analyses. Descriptive, bivariate, regression, and time series analyses will be performed. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  6. Dental Care in Children With and Without Special Health Care Needs
    Charlotte Lewis; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..In addition, we hypothesize that CSHCN will require relatively more restorative dental care and thus have higher dental expenditures per dental visit and overall than children without special needs. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  7. Oral Health Status and Habits of Young Children with Developmental Delay
    Charlotte Lewis; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  8. Oral Health Disparities in Publicly Insured Children
    TEGWYN BRICKHOUSE; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Benefit: This mix of quantitative techniques and a clinical study will be utilized to address the NIDCR Priority Research Area of eliminating oral health disparities. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  9. Examining Disparities in Child Dental Medicaid
    Jessica Lee; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..We will also examine quality performance measures as established by the NCQA expert panel. ..
  10. International Caries Detection and Assessement System
    Amid Ismail; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Finding of the workshop will be used in a second workshop, to be organized by Dr. George Stookey, which will focus on the design of caries clinical trials and new diagnostic technology. ..
  11. Fluoride Varnish to Prevent Caries in Toddlers - An Expanded Immunization Program
    Peter Milgrom; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Keywords: fluoride varnish, dental caries, oral health, early prevention, multi-center, toddlers. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  12. Michigan Oral Cancer Prevention Network
    Amid Ismail; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..By the end of the 3rd year, or earlier, the MOPCN would be ready to plan and implement community-based intervention studies...
  13. Biotech & Materials Research to Reduce Caries Disparity
    Peter Milgrom; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The conference will be co-sponsored by the Northwest/Alaska Center to Reduce Oral Health Disparities, the University of Washington UWeb Bioengineering Center, and the Salivary Diagnostics Project. ..
  14. Race/Ethnicity, Socioeconomic Status and Oral Health
    David Grembowski; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..In Aim 2 mixed-effect multilevel models will be used to estimate the effects of neighborhood socioeconomic disadvantage on perceived oral health controlling for individual-level characteristics. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  15. Fluoride Varnish Trial in High Caries Pre-Schoolers
    Philip Weinstein; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The experimental design of this study is a randomized controlled clinical trial with two treatment groups and 250 participants per group. ..
  16. PREVENTION OF EARLY CHILDHOOD CARIES IN MEDICAL PRACTICE
    R Rozier; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..We will do a limited assessment of the cost pe oral health- related quality of life. ..
  17. Linking Mother and Child Access to Dental Care
    David Grembowski; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Aim 4 analyses of children will determine whether mothers' loss of dental insurance results in fewer children dental utilization. ..
  18. PHARMACOLOGICAL MANAGEMENT OF TEMPOROMANDIBULAR PAIN
    Benjamin White; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The costs of pharn1aceutical agents in the management of TMP and associated consequences-decreased frequency and intensity of pain and disability days-will be estimated through a cost model and through patient questionnaires. ..
  19. CARIOUS EFFECTS OF DRUG INDUCED XEROSTOMIA (CEDIX)
    Benjamin White; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The investigators estimate that their study cohort will include well over 100,000 people. ..
  20. Association between oral health of mothers and their children
    CLEMENCIA VARGAS; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  21. Trials to Enhance Elders' Teeth/Oral Health (TEETH)
    Asuman Kiyak; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Every indication to date suggests a successful completion of this trial as projected. ..
  22. COST AND OUTCOMES OF TWO PROTOCOLS FOR DENTAL SEALANTS
    Stephen Eklund; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..A total of 1,000 children are being enrolled over a three-year period, and will be followed for an additional two years, in order to evaluate the clinical outcomes and resource requirements for the two alternatives. ..
  23. CASA PIA STUDY OF DENTAL AMALGAMS IN CHILDREN
    Timothy Derouen; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  24. Toothache Pain: Sources of Care and Self-Remedies
    Leonard Cohen; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The instrument will be pretested on poor White, Black, Hispanic subjects (both individuals who sought relief from dentists and those who did not) who have experienced toothache pain during the preceding six months. ..
  25. Chlorhexidine and Pneumonia in Nursing Home Residents
    Catherine Binkley; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The results of the proposed research will serve as the basis for the design and submission of an investigator-initiated research proposal before the end of the award. ..
  26. TRADITIONAL & MEDICAL MODELS OF PERIODONTAL CARE
    Richard Niederman; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..These points argue for a direct comparison of the medical and traditional model of care. ..
  27. Child Obesity Intervention:Feasibility in Dental Setting
    Mary Tavares; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Recommendations and referrals (for those with BMI in the 85%ile or higher) will be individualized for each participant. ..
  28. Oral Chlorhexidine effect on ICU mortality and ventilator-associated pneumonia
    Catherine Binkley; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  29. An innovative psychoeducational method & ECC prevention
    Karin Weber Gasparoni; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..If successful, widespread use of this psychoeducational intervention could have a profound impact in efforts to reduce oral health disparities. ..
  30. Periodontal Disease and Prematurity
    Ananda Dasanayake; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The collective expertise of the investigative team and the excellent clinical and research facilities are additional strengths. ..
  31. Microbial Outcomes of Minimal Intervention Treatment
    Mathilde Peters; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This investigation is a clinical and molecular re-entry study of sealing of caries, in support of a future full-scale clinical trial of incomplete caries removal. ..