- Relationship among dental plaque composition, daily sugar exposure and caries in the primary dentition
M Nobre dos Santos
Faculty of Dentistry of Piracicaba, State University of Campinas, Piracicaba, SP, Brazil
Caries Res 36:347-52. 2002
..These results suggest that the dietary sugar experience changes the biochemical and microbiological composition of dental plaque, which could partly explain the different caries patterns observed in primary dentition...
- Oral health, sociodemographic factors, dietary and oral hygiene practices in Jordanian children
University of Jordan, Jordan
J Dent 33:379-88. 2005
..To investigate the association between oral health, in terms of dental caries and gingivitis, and sociodemographic factors, dental plaque, oral hygiene behaviours, infant feeding and dietary practices in 4-5-year-old Jordanian children...
- Promoting oral health from birth through childhood: prevention of early childhood caries
New York University College of Nursing, New York, NY, USA
MCN Am J Matern Child Nurs 33:17-23; quiz 24-5. 2008
..This article provides an overview of ECC along with suggestions for actions that nurses can take to improve the oral health of children...
- Dental caries experience and association to risk indicators of remote rural populations
Sean L Cook
Private Practice, Newburgh, Indianapolis, IA 47629, USA
Int J Paediatr Dent 18:275-83. 2008
..Therefore, it is important to identify and target patients at risk of developing caries in order to develop specific preventive measures...
- A multifactorial analysis of factors associated with dental erosion
C R Dugmore
Melton Rutland and Harborough NHS Trust
Br Dent J 196:283-6; discussion 273. 2004
..This study prospectively examines the relationship of possible aetiological factors to the presence of tooth erosion in a cohort of children...
- Oral health of young Alaska Native children and their caregivers in Southwestern Alaska
Charlotte W Lewis
Child Health Institute, Division of General Pediatrics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 4920, USA
Alaska Med 44:83-7. 2002
..We sought to determine the prevalence of caries and associated risk factors in young Native children and their caregivers in two communities in rural Alaska...
- Will the role of family influence dental caries among seven-year-old children?
Marja Leena Mattila
Department of Public Health, University of Turku, Finland
Acta Odontol Scand 63:73-84. 2005
- The interrelationship between diet and oral health
School of Dental Sciences, University of Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
Proc Nutr Soc 64:571-80. 2005
..Feasible means of integrating dietary counselling into the dental setting warrants further investigation...
- "Cariogenic potential of homemade weaning diet v/s commercial formula feeds" an in-vitro study
Post Graduate Student Dept of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry, Yenepoya Dental College, Kodial Bail, Mangalore
J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent 20:165-8. 2002
..Fewer carious invasion both clinically and histopathologically were seen in homemade feeds. Thus, homemade diet can be a strong candidate for the status of 'THE IDEAL WEANING FOOD'...
- Evaluation of a computer program for caries risk assessment in schoolchildren
G Hänsel Petersson
Department of Cariology, Faculty of Odontology, University of Malmo, Sweden
Caries Res 36:327-40. 2002
..The Cariogram predicted caries increment more accurately than any included single-factor model. How this finding can be translated into daily practice in the best and most practical way is a matter for future research...
- Paediatric dentistry in the new millennium: 5. Clinical prevention: the role of the general dental practitioner
K Jack Toumba
Department of Paediatric Dentistry, Leeds Dental Institute
Dent Update 30:503-8, 510. 2003
..It provides guidelines for the identification of children who are at high and low risk and considers the most appropriate preventive strategies for these children...
- Verifiable CPD paper: oral health of remand prisoners in HMP Brixton, London
King s College London Dental Institute at Guy s, King s and St Thomas Hospitals, Guy s Tower, Guy s Hospital, London, SE1 9RT
Br Dent J 202:E1. 2007
..This study investigated the general and oral health status and behaviours and the dental treatment requirements of remand prisoners. It makes recommendations on how their oral health care needs may be met...
- Elderly Canadians residing in long-term care hospitals: Part II. Dental caries status
Chris C L Wyatt
Department of Oral Health Sciences, Faculty of Dentistry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
J Can Dent Assoc 68:359-63. 2002
..Dental caries has been identified as a significant problem for elderly residents of long-term care (LTC) hospitals in developed countries, yet little recent information is available for the Canadian population...
- Maternal risk indicators for childhood caries in an inner city population
R E Smith
Montefiore Medical Center, Montefiore Dental Center at Jacobi Hospital, Bronx, New York, USA
Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 30:176-81. 2002
..This study evaluated whether characteristics of mothers, such as high mutans streptococci (MS) level, caries experience, reported sugar consumption and demographic variables, could be important risk indicators of caries for their children...
- Nutrition and dental caries
Connie C Mobley
Department of Community Dentistry, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio Dental School, Mail Code 7917 7703, Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
Dent Clin North Am 47:319-36. 2003
- Fluoride, beverages and dental caries in the primary dentition
S M Levy
Department of Preventive and Community Dentistry, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
Caries Res 37:157-65. 2003
..Although fluoride exposure is important, sugared beverages contribute substantially to caries risk, while water and milk consumption and frequent toothbrushing early can have protective effects...
- Effect of a school-based oral health education programme in Wuhan City, Peoples Republic of China
Poul Erik Petersen
World Health Organisation, 20 Avenue Appia, CH 1221 Geneva 27, Switzerland
Int Dent J 54:33-41. 2004
..To assess oral health outcomes of a school-based oral health education (OHE) programme on children, mothers and schoolteachers in China, and to evaluate the methods applied and materials used...
- The scientific basis of oral health education
Community Dent Health 21:131-3. 2004
- Diet, nutrition and the prevention of dental diseases
WHO Collaborating Centre for Nutrition and Oral Health, School of Dental Sciences, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
Public Health Nutr 7:201-26. 2004
..It is the responsibility of national authorities to ensure implementation of feasible fluoride programmes for their country...
- Diet counseling during the infant oral health visit
S M Hashim Nainar
Department of Orthodontics and Pediatric Dentistry, School of Dentistry, University ofMichigan, Ann Arbor, Mich, USA
Pediatr Dent 26:459-62. 2004
..Parents should be cautioned regarding the potential of various foods to constitute a choking hazard for infants...
- Breast-feeding and early childhood caries: an assessment among Brazilian infants
Department of Preventive and Social Dentistry, University of Pernambuco, Recife, Brazil
Int J Paediatr Dent 14:439-45. 2004
..g. natural, sugared, bottle and glass), as well as the relationship between a supplementary diet and the occurrence of this type of caries...
- Effect of different frequencies of preventive maintenance treatment on dental caries: five-year observations in general dentistry patients
Dental Services, County of Skåne, Sweden
Acta Odontol Scand 62:282-8. 2004
..The results of this long-term trial suggest that preventive treatments as often as every 3 6 months may not be justified in the case of patients with low to moderate caries activity...
- Eating habits, smoking and toothbrushing in relation to dental caries: a 3-year study in Swedish female teenagers
Public Dental Clinic, Falkenberg, Sweden
Int J Paediatr Dent 15:190-6. 2005
..The aims of the present study were to describe eating, toothbrushing and smoking habits in a cohort of Swedish female adolescents, and to relate the findings to dental caries increment...
- Variation in caries experience and sugar intake among secondary school students in urban and rural Uganda
Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, Norway
Acta Odontol Scand 61:197-202. 2003
..Kampala and Lira students were equally exposed to sweets and soft drinks but the differences in sugar consumption between students of higher and lower educated parents were most marked in Lira...
- Coverage by Japanese newspapers of oral health messages on the prevention of dental caries
Department of Oral Health Promotion, Graduate School, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Japan
J Med Dent Sci 52:17-25. 2005
..Dental professionals in Japan should be aware of the importance of media advocacy in order to provide appropriate oral health information to the public...
- Caries risk profiles of 12-13-year-old children in Laos and Sweden
G L Tayanin
WHO Collaborating Centre, Department of Cariology, Faculty of Odontology, Malmo University, Sweden
Oral Health Prev Dent 3:15-23. 2005
..To analyse caries risk factors of 12-13-year-old children living in Laos, using the computer program Cariogram to illustrate the caries risk profile. In addition, to compare the results with a study performed in Sweden...
- Dietary and oral hygiene habits in children with type I diabetes mellitus related to dental caries
Clinic of Dental and Oral Diseases, Faculty of Odontology, Kaunas University of Medicine, Eiveniu Str 2, Kaunas LT 3007, Lithuania
Stomatologija 7:58-62. 2005
- Dietary habits and dental health over the first 18 months of life
Eastman Dental Institute for Oral Health Care Sciences, London, UK
Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 29:239-46. 2001
..The partial correlation showed that positive relation between mean daily eating/drinking episodes and plaque was not influenced by tooth brushing...
- The influence of war on the oral health of professional soldiers
School of Dental Medicine, University of Zagreb, Croatia
Int Dent J 58:71-4. 2008
..Professional soldiers, although trained to deal with specific conditions, are not immune to war stress induced behavioural changes, and since oral diseases are behaviour-related some changes in the oral cavity could be expected...
- Characteristics of children under 6 years of age treated for early childhood caries in South Africa
Department of Paediatric Dentistry, University of the Western Cape, Cape Town, South Africa
J Clin Pediatr Dent 32:247-52. 2008
..This survey was carried out in order to plan a community-appropriate intervention strategy...
- Start the new year with proper oral health care
School Nurse News 23:8-9. 2006
- Socio-demographic correlates of early childhood caries prevalence and severity in a developing country--South Africa
Thomas C Postma
Department of Community Dentistry, School of Dentistry, University of Pretoria, 0001, South Africa
Int Dent J 58:91-7. 2008
..To describe Early Childhood Caries (ECC) severity in South Africa and examine the association between ECC and socio-demographic factors, area-based measures of sugar consumption and water fluoride levels...
- Early childhood caries--a review
Department of Paediatric Dentistry, Division of Child Dental Health, Leeds Dental Institute, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
Dent Update 34:556-8, 561-2, 564. 2007
- Nursing caries, linear hypoplasia, and nursing and weaning habits in Tanzanian infants
Department of Microbiology, Muhimbili University College of Health Sciences, Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania
Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 22:289-93. 1994
- Oral health in adolescents from a small French town
, Nancy, France
Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 23:147-54. 1995
..For DS, only toothbrushing, MS and sweet drinks during meals had a significant part. DMFS and DMFT were explained only by MS and age. CS was explained by MS, age, salivary buffer pH, salivary flow rate, and toothbrushing...
- Dietary advice in dental practice
P J Moynihan
School of Dental Sciences, University of Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne
Br Dent J 193:563-8. 2002
..These are to increase the consumption of starchy staple foods (eg bread, potatoes and unsweetened cereals), vegetables and fruit and to reduce the consumption of sugary and fatty foods...
- [Nutrition, diet and dental health--de- and remineralisation of teeth]
Zentrum fur Zahn, Mund und Kieferheilkunde, Präventivzahnmedizin und Orale Epidemiologie, Universitat Zurich
Ther Umsch 65:69-73. 2008
..Initial caries lesions without cavitation of the surface can remineralise (heal) under conditions of low cariogenic diet and good oral hygiene...
- The influence of a novel propolis on mutans streptococci biofilms and caries development in rats
Eastman Department of Dentistry and Center for Oral Biology, University of Rochester Medical Center, NY 14620, USA
Arch Oral Biol 51:15-22. 2006
..In the animal study, the rats were infected with S. sobrinus 6715 and fed with cariogenic diet 2000. The rats were treated topically twice a day with each of the extracts (or control) for 5 weeks...
- Caries inhibition in rats by a sodium fluoride, tripolyphosphate toothpaste with whitening and anti-tartar properties
J M Tanzer
Department of Oral Diagnosis, School of Dental Medicine, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT, USA
J Clin Dent 12:108-11. 2001
..mutans 10449S, ate cariogenic diet 2000, and drank demineralized water ad libitum...
- Dental health behavior in fathers of young families in Finland
Department of Public Health, University of Turku, Finland
Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 20:125-9. 1992
..b>Cariogenic diet was estimated by the consumption of sweets, confectionary and soft drinks...
- Fluoride supplements and changes in tooth decay on the Island of Tristan da Cunha: 1966-1996
P A Mossey
Department of Dental Health, University of Dundee Dental School, Park Place, Dundee DD1 4HR, Scotland, UK
Br Dent J 195:159-62; discussion 149. 2003
..They were later examined back on the island in 1966 by Dr John Fisher and in 1982 a school fluoride supplementation programme was introduced...
- Effects of erosive, cariogenic or combined erosive/cariogenic challenges on human enamel: an in situ/ex vivo study
H M Honório
Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Alfenas Federal University, Alfenas, MG, Brazil
Caries Res 42:454-9. 2008
Individuals with cariogenic diet can also consume erosive beverages. Thus, it seems necessary to investigate a possible caries/erosion interaction...
- A comparison of acidic dietary factors in children with and without dental erosion
M E Curzon
Leeds Dental Institute, UK
ASDC J Dent Child 67:186-92, 160. 2000
..Dietary advice should emphasize the dangers of a highly acidic as well as that of a cariogenic diet.
- Dental management of the child and adolescent with major depression
A H Friedlander
Hospital Dental Service, UCLA Medical Center
ASDC J Dent Child 60:125-31. 1993
..It may be associated with a disinterest in performing appropriate preventive oral hygiene techniques, a cariogenic diet, rampant dental decay, and advanced periodontal disease...
- Risk factors for dental caries in young children: a systematic review of the literature
WHO Collaborating Centre on Oral Health in Deprived Communities, University of Liverpool Dental School, England, UK
Community Dent Health 21:71-85. 2004
- [Assessment of caries risk in a population of age 6-20, from Bacau, Romania]
Universitatea de Medicină si Farmacie Gr T Popa Iaşi, Facultatea de Medicina Dentara, Disciplina Dentistică Preventivă
Rev Med Chir Soc Med Nat Iasi 114:239-43. 2010
..The Cariogram is a new concept that illustrates graphically the individual caries risk profile. Aim of this study was to assess the young population from Bacau by means of the Cariogram...
- Predictors of dental caries development in 1.5-year-old high-risk children in the Japanese public health service
Division of Preventive Dentistry, Department of Oral Health Science, Graduate School of Medical and Dental Science, Niigata University, Japan
J Public Health Dent 67:14-9. 2007
..The purpose of this study was to construct prediction models for 1.5-year-old children who were at risk for the development of caries...
- Relationship of cariogenic bacteria levels with periodontal status and root surface caries in elderly Japanese
Department of Bacteriology, National Institute of Infectious Diseases, Tokyo, Japan
Gerodontology 23:219-25. 2006
..The relationship of the levels of cariogenic bacterial species with periodontal status and decayed root surfaces was investigated in elderly Japanese subjects...
- Oral health knowledge and dental health practices among schoolchildren in Jerash district/Jordan
S S El-Qaderi
Department of Public Health and Family Medicine, Jordan University of Science and Technology, PO Box 3030, Irbid 22110, Jordan
Int J Dent Hyg 2:78-85. 2004
- Rural Mexican immigrant parents' interpretation of children's dental symptoms and decisions to seek treatment
Dept Preventive and Restorative Dental Sciences, Center to Address Disparities in Children s Oral Health CAN DO Center, University of California San Francisco, USA
Community Dent Health 26:216-21. 2009
..Through ethnography in a small rural U.S. city, we examined low-income Mexican immigrant caregivers' interpretations of their children's dental symptoms and evaluations of the need for treatment...
- Variables associated with longitudinally registered plaque accumulation in a cohort of Flemish schoolchildren
Department of Paediatric Dentistry and Special Care PaeCaMed research, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
Quintessence Int 38:555-64. 2007
..To analyze the change in pattern of plaque accumulation on buccal and occlusal surfaces of permanent teeth and associated variables in a cohort of 4,468 children examined on a yearly basis between the ages of 7 and 12 years...
- Dental caries area of rat molar expanded by cigarette smoke exposure
Department of Pharmacology, Graduate School of Oral Medicine, Matsumoto Dental University, Shiojiri, Japan
Caries Res 45:561-7. 2011
..Passive smoking is the involuntary inhalation of cigarette smoke (CS) and has an adverse impact on oral health. We examined the effect of CS exposure on caries risk and experimental dental caries...
- Protective efficacy of Psidium cattleianum and Myracrodruon urundeuva aqueous extracts against caries development in rats
Taís Elisabete Crivelaro de Menezes
Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Sao Paulo State University UNESP, Aracatuba, Brazil
Pharm Biol 48:300-5. 2010
..Then the rats were inoculated with 10(6) CFU of Streptococcus mutans ATCC 35668 and were fed with a cariogenic diet. To detect and quantify the presence of S...
- Sugar snack consumption in Ugandan schoolchildren: Validity and reliability of a food frequency questionnaire
S N Kiwanuka
Centre for International Health, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 34:372-80. 2006
..A 5-day precoded food behaviour checklist (FBC) was used as validation criteria. Sociodemographic correlates of a sum frequency sugar score were explored...
- Diet intake and caries prevalence in four-year-old children living in a low-prevalence country
Department of Food and Nutrition, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
Caries Res 41:26-33. 2007
..We conclude that cheese intake may have a caries-protective effect in childhood populations where the overall caries prevalence and caries experience are low and the children are regularly exposed to fluoride from toothpaste...
- Do school break-time policies influence child dental health and snacking behaviours? An evaluation of a primary school programme
Dental Health Services Research Unit, University of Dundee, Mackenzie Building, Kirsty Semple Way, Dundee DD2 4BF, UK
Br Dent J 206:619-25; discussion 616. 2009
- Can dental caries be interpreted as evidence of farming? The Asian experience
Department of Anatomy and Structural Biology, Otago School of Medical Sciences, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
Front Oral Biol 13:162-6. 2009
..This paper reviews recent literature on the topic and presents evidence that there is still no simple or universally applicable explanation for patterns of changes in caries frequencies during human prehistory...
- Attitudes to oral health among adolescents with high caries risk
Public Dental Clinic, Varberg, Sweden
Acta Odontol Scand 65:206-13. 2007
..To explore and describe attitudes to oral health among adolescents with high caries risk...
- Oral health knowledge and practices among Dar es Salaam institutionalized former street children aged 7-16 years
F K Kahabuka
School of Dentistry, Muhimbili University College of Health Sciences, and Muhimbili National Hospital, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Int J Dent Hyg 4:174-8. 2006
..To find out level of knowledge on causes and prevention of dental caries and bleeding gums, oral hygiene and eating practices among institutionalized former street children...
- Toddler diets in the UK: deficiencies and imbalances. 2. Relationship of toddler diet to later health
MRC Childhood Nutrition Research Centre, Institute of Child Health, London
J Fam Health Care 17:197-200. 2007
..Meals plans are included. This paper follows on from Part 1 (Journal of Family Health Care 2007; 17(5): 167-170) which reviewed the risks of micronutrient deficiencies...
- Cariogram--a multifactorial risk assessment model for a multifactorial disease
Department of Cariology, Faculty of Odontology, Malmo University, Malmo, Sweden
Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 33:256-64. 2005
..often have a heavy impact on the biological factors as they can explain why an individual, for example, has a cariogenic diet or neglects oral hygiene. The biological factors are the immediate cause of the cavities...
- Dental caries prevalence in children up to 36 months of age attending daycare centers in municipalities with different water fluoride content
Ana Valéria Pagliari Tiano
Preventive and Community Dentistry Program, Dental School of Aracatuba, Sao Paulo State University, Aracatuba, SP, Brazil
J Appl Oral Sci 17:39-44. 2009
..The age group, duration of the habit of drinking milk before bedtime and age at which oral hygiene started were considered statistically significant with regards to ECC prevalence...
- Healthier lifestyles series: 2. Smiling through the ages--how to keep your teeth for life
J Fam Health Care 15:41-3. 2005
..The key aspects of dental health in babies and children, teenagers, adults and the elderly are outlined, including tips for prevention of dental disease...
- Mothers as facilitators of preadolescents' oral self-care and oral health
Department of Oral Public Health, Institute of Dentistry, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
Oral Health Prev Dent 6:271-7. 2008
..This study investigated the role of mothers in their preadolescents' oral self-care (OSC) and oral health in Tehran, Iran...
- 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...
- Healthy eating index is a predictor of early childhood caries
M E Nunn
Department of Health Policy and Health Services Research, Goldman School of Dental Medicine, Boston University, 715 Albany, 560, Boston, MA 02118, USA
J Dent Res 88:361-6. 2009
..A healthy eating pattern geared for promotion of optimal child development and prevention of chronic disease in later life may also reduce the risk of early childhood caries, particularly severe early childhood caries...
- Oral health and the postcontact adaptive transition: A contextual reconstruction of diet in Mórrope, Peru
Haagen D Klaus
Behavioral Science Department, Utah Valley University, Orem, UT 84058, USA
Am J Phys Anthropol 141:594-609. 2010
..of European gender ideologies and divisions of labor possibly exposed colonial Mochica women to a more cariogenic diet. Overall, dietary change in Mórrope appears shaped by local responses to a convergence of colonial Spanish ..
- Reduction of caries and of demineralization around orthodontic brackets: effect of a fluoride-releasing resin in the rat model
G C Dubroc
Department of Orthodontics, School of Dentistry, Louisiana State University Medical Center, New Orleans
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 106:583-7. 1994
..A control group was infected but not bonded (group III). Bonding was done at age 34 days. Rats were fed a cariogenic diet and were killed at age 72 days...
- An introspective qualitative report on dietary patterns and elevated levels of dental decay in a deprived urban population in northern Mexico
Department of Oral Health Sciences, Faculty of Dentistry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
ASDC J Dent Child 65:276-85, 230. 1998
- Anticaries efficacy of a new dentifrice for hypersensitivity
Steven W Fisher
Colgate Oral Pharmaceuticals, Colgate Palmolive Company, Piscataway, New Jersey 08855, USA
Am J Dent 16:219-22. 2003
..To evaluate the expected anticaries efficacy of a new dentifrice containing stannous fluoride as the anticaries agent and potassium nitrate as the antihypersensitivity agent using a series of laboratory and animal studies...
- Effects of topical application of free and liposome-encapsulated lactoferrin and lactoperoxidase on oral microbiota and dental caries in rats
Department of Pharmacology, School of Dentistry, University of Barcelona, L Hospitalet de Llobregat, Spain
Arch Oral Biol 44:901-6. 1999
Four groups of rats were inoculated with Streptococcus sobrinus ATCC 33478 and fed a cariogenic diet for 42 days. Topical treatment with either distilled water, sodium fluoride (0...
- The British Nutrition Foundation Oral Task Force report--issues relevant to dental health professionals
Department of Child Dental Health, University of Newcastle Dental School, Newcastle upon Tyne
Br Dent J 188:308-12. 2000
- Dental caries and its relationship to bacterial infection, hypoplasia, diet, and oral hygiene in 6- to 36-month-old children
Department of Dental Public Health Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle 98195, USA
Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 28:295-306. 2000
..Caufield et al. (1) have suggested that the acquisition of mutans streptococci in young children most likely takes place during a "window of infectivity" from 19 to 31 months of age...
- A study of dental caries and risk factors among Native American infants
Department of Pediatric Dentistry, University of Washington, USA
ASDC J Dent Child 62:283-7. 1995
..These results suggest that the present population was at risk for caries and that feeding patterns beyond bottle use appear to be behavioral risk factors in the prevalence of infant caries in this population...
- Caries inhibition efficacy of an antiplaque/antigingivitis dentifrice
The Warner Lambert Consumer Healthcare Division of the Warner Lambert Consumer Group of Pfizer, Morris Plains, NJ, USA
Am J Dent 13:14C-17C. 2000
..To evaluate the efficacy of a fluoride dentifrice containing a fixed combination of essential oils (Thymol, Menthol, Eucalyptol, and Methyl Salicylate) in preventing caries in Sprague Dawley rats...
- Identification of chromosomes associated with dental caries susceptibility using quantitative trait locus analysis in mice
Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Nihon University School of Dentistry at Matsudo, Matsudo, Chiba, Japan
Caries Res 38:79-84. 2004
..These results suggest that major gene(s) responsible for dental caries susceptibility or resistance are located in one or more of these regions...
- Dental caries experience and availability of sugars in Iraqi children before and after the United Nations sanctions
Int Dent J 54:21-5. 2004
..To assess the changes in levels of sugar consumption and concommitant dental caries experience in Iraqi children in relation to United Nations Sanctions (UNS) on Iraq...
- The effects of benzoate and fluoride on dental caries in intact and desalivated rats
B A Davis
Center for Oral Biology, University of Rochester, NY, USA
Caries Res 35:331-7. 2001
..The results showed a combination of benzoate and fluoride reduced caries activity more effectively in rodents fed a cariogenic diet ad libitum than fluoride alone (p = 0.038).
- Time trends in oral health behaviors among Norwegian adolescents: 1985-97
A N Astrøm
Centre for International Health, Department of Odontology Community Dentistry, and Research Centre for Health Promotion, University of Bergen, Norway
Acta Odontol Scand 59:193-200. 2001
..The sex disparities observed in 1985, with boys being more likely than girls to report ever smoking and daily soft drink consumption, leveled off in 1997...
- Assessment of the effect of selected snack foods on the remineralization/demineralization of enamel and dentin
M E Jensen
Minnesota Dental Research Associates, USA
J Contemp Dent Pract 1:1-17. 2000
..This study helps establish a scientific basis for appropriate between-meal snacks for patients who are concerned about their dietary habits as a part of their overall preventive oral health plan...
- The relationship between sweetness preference, levels of salivary mutans streptococci and caries experience in Brazilian pre-school children
S M Maciel
Dental School, University of Maringa, PR, Brazil
Int J Paediatr Dent 11:123-30. 2001
..To analyse the relationship between preference for sweetness, levels of salivary mutans streptococci and levels of caries in low socio-economic 4-5-year-old Brazilian children...
- Assessment of early childhood caries and dietary habits in a population of migrant Hispanic children in Stockton, California
F J Ramos Gomez
Department of Pediatric Dentistry, University of California, San Francisco, USA
ASDC J Dent Child 66:395-403, 366. 1999
..CONCLUSIONS: Our findings question whether feeding patterns with human breast milk, formula, or bovine milk are sufficient etiologic factors for this condition...
- Caries risk assessment in an educational environment
Department of Operative Dentistry and Endodontics, Faculté d Odontologie, Clermont Ferrand, France
J Dent Educ 70:1346-54. 2006
- Association of diet with dental caries in preschool children
Department of Health Promotion and Policy, Dental School, University of Maryland, 666 West Baltimore Street, Room 3 E 10, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
Dent Clin North Am 49:725-37, v. 2005
..Along with nutritional factors, a comprehensive approach to preventing dental caries in preschool children must include good oral hygiene, appropriate use of fluorides, and access to preventive and restorative dental care...
- Frequency of food items consumed by young rural and urban African children--essential knowledge to provide dietary advice in caries prevention
J M MacKeown
Dental Research Institute, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
Int Dent J 54:284-90. 2004
..To determine the variety and frequency of consumption of food items, including cariogenic items, among 4-24-month-old black South African children...
- Feeding and dietary practices of nursing caries children in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
A H Wyne
Pediatric Dentistry Division, Department of Preventive Dental Sciences, King Saud University College of Dentistry, Riyadh
Odontostomatol Trop 25:37-42. 2002
- Causes and prevention of dental caries: a perspective on cases and incidence
Institute of Community Dentistry, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
Oral Health Prev Dent 3:9-14. 2005
..Prevention of caries and promotion of oral health must be rooted in the understanding of caries as it occurs in populations...
- Diet and caries-associated bacteria in severe early childhood caries
C A Palmer
Department of Public Health and Community Service, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, Boston, MA 02111, USA
J Dent Res 89:1224-9. 2010
..05). S. mutans-positive children had higher food cariogenicity scores. Food frequency, putative cariogenicity, and S. mutans were associated with S-ECC individually and in combination...
- [Prevalence of healthy oral habits in the child population resident in Spain]
L Barriuso Lapresa
Unidad Docente de Medicina Preventiva y Salud Pública de la Región de Murcia, Espana
An Pediatr (Barc) 76:140-7. 2012
..healthy habits early on them, such as regular check-ups, proper and frequent tooth brushing and a non-cariogenic diet. Prevalence of these habits are investigated in Spanish children by age group (pre-school: 2-5 years and ..
- Late-life depression: its oral health significance
Arthur H Friedlander
Int Dent J 53:41-50. 2003
..LLD is frequently associated with a disinterest in performing oral hygiene, a cariogenic diet, diminished salivary flow, rampant dental decay, advanced periodontal disease, and oral dysesthesias...
- Processed dairy beverages pH evaluation: consequences of temperature variation
Fabiana Vargas Ferreira
Dental Science Post Graduate Program, Pediatric Dentistry, Department of Stomatology, Dentistry School, Federal University of Santa Maria, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
J Clin Pediatr Dent 33:319-23. 2009
..This study assessed the pH from processed dairy beverages as well as eventual consequences deriving from different ingestion temperatures...
- It's so easy to baby those baby teeth: integrating infant oral health into your practice
Mott Children s Health Center, Flint, MI, USA
J Mich Dent Assoc 90:38, 40, 42. 2008
- Caries experience in the primary dentition of Tanzanian and Finnish 3-7-year-old children
Department of Orthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Kuopio, Finland
Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 19:272-6. 1991
..According to these results, caries experience in Tanzanian urban nursery school children was significantly higher than in Finnish children of the same age, the differences being especially high among the youngest age groups...
- The Strong Teeth Study; background, rationale and feasibility of fluoridating remote Indigenous communities
A J Spencer
ARCPOH, School of Dentistry, The University of Adelaide, Menzies School of Health Research, Queensland, Australia
Int Dent J 60:250-6. 2010
..Fluoridation has the potential to improve oral health so as to contribute positively to child development as part of the broader mission of closing the gap in health between Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians...
- Nursing-bottle syndrome caused by prolonged drinking from vessels with bill-shaped extensions
Policlinic of Pediatric Dentistry, Medical Center of Odontology, Justus Liebig University of Giessen, Germany
ASDC J Dent Child 68:47-50, 12. 2001
..It is important, therefore, that a warning regarding dental health hazards of such feeding methods be issued...
- Assessment, management, and prevention of early childhood caries
Lynette E Kagihara
School of Dentistry, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington
J Am Acad Nurse Pract 21:1-10. 2009
- Caries risk profiles in two-year-old children from northern Sweden
Department of Odontology, Pediatric Dentistry, Faculty of Medicine, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
Oral Health Prev Dent 5:215-21. 2007
..To investigate existing caries risk factors in preschool children and to illustrate their caries risk profiles graphically with aid of a computer-based program...
- Influence of immigration and other factors on caries in 12- and 15-yr-old children
José M Almerich-Silla
Section of Preventive and Community Dentistry, Department of Stomatology, University of Valencia, Valencia, Spain
Eur J Oral Sci 115:378-83. 2007
..As immigrant children have significantly higher caries levels than Spanish children, future public health service planning should pay attention to this risk group...
- [Caries patterns and diet in early childhood caries]
Service d Odontologie Pédiatrique, Département d Odontologie, UCAD Dakar
Dakar Med 51:72-7. 2006
..The aim of this study was to evaluate the patterns of the carious lesions and their relationship to the diet...
- The potential role of breast-feeding and other factors in helping to reduce early childhood caries
Lee S Caplan
Department of Community Health and Preventive Medicine, Morehouse School of Medicine, 720 Westview Drive, SW, Atlanta, GA 30310, USA
J Public Health Dent 68:238-41. 2008
..Studies on whether breast-feeding or bottle-feeding are more likely to reduce ECC have proven inconclusive...
- Prevention of dental disease. The role of the pediatrician
T E Schafer
Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, USA
Pediatr Clin North Am 47:1021-42, v-vi. 2000
..This article provides information that will enable pediatricians to assess caries risk and provide practical and effective advice to parents about preventing dental disease, including oral hygiene, diet, and fluoride recommendations...