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  1. ncbi Oral human papillomavirus infection in adults is associated with sexual behavior and HIV serostatus
    Aimee R Kreimer
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    J Infect Dis 189:686-98. 2004
  2. ncbi In vitro antimicrobial activity of propolis samples from different geographical origins against certain oral pathogens
    Ozgur Koru
    Department of Microbiology, Division of Medical Parasitology, Gulhane Military Medical Academy School of Medicine, 06018 Ankara, Turkey
    Anaerobe 13:140-5. 2007
  3. ncbi Oral sexual behaviors associated with prevalent oral human papillomavirus infection
    Gypsyamber D'Souza
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Infect Dis 199:1263-9. 2009
  4. ncbi Microbiology and antibiotic sensitivities of head and neck space infections of odontogenic origin
    Anthony J Rega
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, NJ 07103 2400, USA
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 64:1377-80. 2006
  5. ncbi Oral mucosal lesions in a representative cross-sectional study of aging Germans
    P A Reichart
    Department of Oral Surgery and Oral Radiology Center for Dentistry, University Clinic Charite, Berlin, Germany
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 28:390-8. 2000
  6. ncbi Changing prevalence of oral manifestations of human immuno-deficiency virus in the era of protease inhibitor therapy
    L L Patton
    University of North Carolina, Department of Dental Ecology, USA
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 89:299-304. 2000
  7. pmc Relationship between prevalent oral and cervical human papillomavirus infections in human immunodeficiency virus-positive and -negative women
    Carole Fakhry
    Johns Hopkins Medicine and Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Cancer Research Building I, 1650 Orleans Street G91, Baltimore, MD 21231 1000, and The CORE Center at John H Stroger Jr Hospital of Cook County, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 44:4479-85. 2006
  8. ncbi Adverse drug reactions in the orofacial region
    C Scully
    Eastman Dental Institute for Oral Health Care Sciences, University College, University of London, 256 Gray s Inn Road, London WC1X 8LD, UK
    Crit Rev Oral Biol Med 15:221-39. 2004
  9. ncbi Impacts of oral disorders in the United Kingdom and Australia
    G D Slade
    Australian Research Centre for Population Oral Health, Dental School, The University of Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Br Dent J 198:489-93; discussion 483. 2005
  10. ncbi Comparison of a generic and a specific measure of oral health related quality of life
    D S Brennan
    AIHW Dental Statistics and Research Unit, Australian Research Centre for Population Oral Health, Dental School, Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Adelaide, South Australia
    Community Dent Health 22:11-8. 2005

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  1. ncbi Oral human papillomavirus infection in adults is associated with sexual behavior and HIV serostatus
    Aimee R Kreimer
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
    J Infect Dis 189:686-98. 2004
    ..8; 95% confidence interval, 3.1-52.7) among HIV-seropositive individuals. HPV type 16, which is present in most HPV-associated tonsillar cancers, was the most prevalent high-risk oral HPV infection...
  2. ncbi In vitro antimicrobial activity of propolis samples from different geographical origins against certain oral pathogens
    Ozgur Koru
    Department of Microbiology, Division of Medical Parasitology, Gulhane Military Medical Academy School of Medicine, 06018 Ankara, Turkey
    Anaerobe 13:140-5. 2007
    ..Because of increased antimicrobial resistance, propolis may be kept in mind in the treatment of oral cavity diseases...
  3. ncbi Oral sexual behaviors associated with prevalent oral human papillomavirus infection
    Gypsyamber D'Souza
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Infect Dis 199:1263-9. 2009
    ..046, for trend) or open-mouthed kissing partners (P = .023, for trend) but not vaginal sex partners. Oral sex and open-mouthed kissing are associated with the development of oral HPV infection...
  4. ncbi Microbiology and antibiotic sensitivities of head and neck space infections of odontogenic origin
    Anthony J Rega
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, NJ 07103 2400, USA
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 64:1377-80. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study is to assess the anatomical spaces and causative micro-organisms responsible for deep fascial space head and neck infections and evaluate the resistance of antibiotics used in the treatment of these infections...
  5. ncbi Oral mucosal lesions in a representative cross-sectional study of aging Germans
    P A Reichart
    Department of Oral Surgery and Oral Radiology Center for Dentistry, University Clinic Charite, Berlin, Germany
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 28:390-8. 2000
    ..To determine prevalence of oral mucosal lesions in a cross-sectional study among aging Germans...
  6. ncbi Changing prevalence of oral manifestations of human immuno-deficiency virus in the era of protease inhibitor therapy
    L L Patton
    University of North Carolina, Department of Dental Ecology, USA
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 89:299-304. 2000
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine temporal trends in the prevalence of oral manifestations of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)...
  7. pmc Relationship between prevalent oral and cervical human papillomavirus infections in human immunodeficiency virus-positive and -negative women
    Carole Fakhry
    Johns Hopkins Medicine and Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Cancer Research Building I, 1650 Orleans Street G91, Baltimore, MD 21231 1000, and The CORE Center at John H Stroger Jr Hospital of Cook County, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 44:4479-85. 2006
    ..3%) was significantly greater than would be expected by chance (P=0.0002). Therefore, the oral and cervical reservoirs for HPV infection are likely not entirely independent of one another...
  8. ncbi Adverse drug reactions in the orofacial region
    C Scully
    Eastman Dental Institute for Oral Health Care Sciences, University College, University of London, 256 Gray s Inn Road, London WC1X 8LD, UK
    Crit Rev Oral Biol Med 15:221-39. 2004
    ..The more common and significant adverse orofacial consequences of drug therapy are discussed...
  9. ncbi Impacts of oral disorders in the United Kingdom and Australia
    G D Slade
    Australian Research Centre for Population Oral Health, Dental School, The University of Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Br Dent J 198:489-93; discussion 483. 2005
    ..Surveys of oral health have not previously compared national adult populations using measures of subjective oral health...
  10. ncbi Comparison of a generic and a specific measure of oral health related quality of life
    D S Brennan
    AIHW Dental Statistics and Research Unit, Australian Research Centre for Population Oral Health, Dental School, Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Adelaide, South Australia
    Community Dent Health 22:11-8. 2005
    ..The aims of the study were to compare the discriminant validity of a generic health state measure, the EuroQol, and a specific oral health measure, the Oral Health Impact Profile...
  11. ncbi Gastrointestinal and hepatic manifestations of Sjogren syndrome
    Ellen Catherine Ebert
    Department of Medicine, UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ 08903, USA
    J Clin Gastroenterol 46:25-30. 2012
    ..Several studies show that HCV is in saliva, although how this may impact sicca syndrome or SS in HCV is unclear. SS as a disease of exocrine glands affects many parts of the gastrointestinal system...
  12. ncbi Oral assessment of children with an autism spectrum disorder
    R DeMattei
    Department of Dental Hygiene, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, Illinois, USA
    J Dent Hyg 81:65. 2007
    ..The study assessed the oral health status of children with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD) to help establish the oral health needs of this population...
  13. ncbi Oral health sensations associated with illicit drug abuse
    C McGrath
    Periodontology and Public Health, Faculty of Dentistry, Prince Philip Dental Hospital, University of Hong Kong
    Br Dent J 198:159-62; dicussion 147; quiz 174. 2005
    ..To investigate oral health sensations (short term oral health effects) associated with illicit drug abuse. In addition, to identify variations in oral health sensations produced by different illicit drugs...
  14. ncbi Laugier-Hunziker syndrome associated with actinic lichen planus
    S Aytekin
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 18:221-3. 2004
  15. ncbi The oral mucosa in paucibacillary leprosy: a clinical and histopathological study
    Marilda Aparecida Milanez Morgado de Abreu
    Department of Dermatology, Division of Stomatology, Federal University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 103:e48-52. 2007
    ..Involvement of the oral mucosa can occur in lepromatous leprosy; however, lesions in the oral mucosa of paucibacillary patients have not been previously observed...
  16. ncbi Treatment of Laugier-Hunziker syndrome with the Q-switched alexandrite laser in 22 Chinese patients
    Ya Gang Zuo
    Department of Dermatology, Peking Union Medical College Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, Beijing, China
    Arch Dermatol Res 302:125-30. 2010
    ..Our study has also demonstrated QSAL to be highly effective and safe in the treatment of LHS...
  17. ncbi Laugier-Hunziker-Baran syndrome
    Kaori Yago
    Department of Dentistry and Oral Surgery, School of Medicine, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 106:e20-5. 2008
    ..The differential diagnosis of oral and pigmented lesions between Laugier-Hunziker-Baran syndrome and other disorders, Peutz-Jeghers syndrome in particular, requires our utmost consideration...
  18. ncbi Laugier-Hunziker syndrome: a rare cause of mucocutaneous pigmentation
    T Sabesan
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Poole General Hospital, Longfleet Road, Poole, Dorset BH15 2JB, UK
    Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 44:320-1. 2006
    ..An 80-year-old white woman presented with brown pigmentation on both sides of the buccal mucosa and lower lip and patchy freckling in her nails, which was diagnosed as Laugier-Hunziker syndrome...
  19. ncbi Idiopathic lenticular mucocutaneous pigmentation (Laugier-Hunziker syndrome): a report of a case
    Maria Siponen
    Univeristy of Oulu, Oulu University Hospital, Oulu, Finland
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 96:288-92. 2003
    ..Here we report the first case of the Laugier-Hunziker syndrome in Scandinavia. Other conditions causing diffuse or multifocal pigmented oral lesions are discussed...
  20. ncbi Quality of life and psychological problems of patients with oral mucosal disease in dermatological practice
    S Tabolli
    Health Services Research Unit, IDI IRCCS, Via dei Monti di Creta, 104 Rome IT 00167, Italy
    Dermatology 218:314-20. 2009
    ..Dermatologists see patients with oral mucosal conditions...
  21. ncbi The World Oral Health Report 2003: continuous improvement of oral health in the 21st century--the approach of the WHO Global Oral Health Programme
    Poul Erik Petersen
    World Health Organization, Oral Health Programme, Noncommunicable Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, 20 Avenue Appia, 1211 Geneva 27, Switzerland
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 31:3-23. 2003
    ..The current oral health situation and development trends at global level are described and WHO strategies and approaches for better oral health in the 21st century are outlined...
  22. ncbi Tobacco use and oral disease
    D M Winn
    Epidemiology and Genetics Research Program, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 7395, USA
    J Dent Educ 65:306-12. 2001
    ..Effective treatments to prevent tobacco use and increase cessation are available and need greater implementation. Dental practices may provide a uniquely effective setting for tobacco prevention and cessation...
  23. ncbi Frequency of oral conditions in a dermatology clinic
    V A Ramirez-Amador
    Department of Health Care, Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana Xochimilco, Consejo Nacional para la prevencion y control del SIDA, Mexico City, Mexico
    Int J Dermatol 39:501-5. 2000
    ..Oral mucosal manifestations may be the initial feature, the most florid clinical feature, or the only sign of mucocutaneous diseases...
  24. pmc Systemic diseases caused by oral infection
    X Li
    Department of Oral Biology, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    Clin Microbiol Rev 13:547-58. 2000
    ..Proposed evidence and mechanisms of the above odontogenic systemic diseases are given...
  25. ncbi Prevalence study of oral mucosal lesions in a selected Cambodian population
    N Ikeda
    Second Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, School of Dentistry, Aichigakuin University, Nagoya, Japan
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 23:49-54. 1995
    ..6%). All subjects with lichen lesions were women. The age-adjusted relative risk for developing lichen among betel nut chewers as compared to non-chewers was 3.3.(ABSTRACT TRUNCATED AT 250 WORDS)..
  26. ncbi Prevalence and distribution of oral lesions: a cross-sectional study in Turkey
    G Mumcu
    Department of Basic Health Science, Faculty of Health Education, University of Marmara, Istanbul, Turkey
    Oral Dis 11:81-7. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the prevalence and distribution of oral lesions (OLs) in Turkish population...
  27. ncbi Relative frequency of solitary melanocytic lesions of the oral mucosa
    A Buchner
    Department of Oral Pathology and Oral Medicine, School of Dental Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Oral Pathol Med 33:550-7. 2004
    ..The purpose of the study was twofold: to report a large series of solitary melanocytic lesions from one source, and to determine the relative frequency of these lesions...
  28. ncbi The normal and pathological pigmentation of oral mucous membrane: a review
    Yasin Cicek
    Department of Periodontology in the Faculty of Dentistry at Atatürk University in Erzurum Turkey
    J Contemp Dent Pract 4:76-86. 2003
    ..The differential diagnosis, clinical, etiology, and histopathological features of pigmentation are discussed and the current literature is reviewed...
  29. ncbi Oral lesions and conditions associated with human immunodeficiency virus infection in 300 south Indian patients
    K Ranganathan
    Department of Oral Pathology, Ragas Dental College and Hospital, 116, Dr Radhakrishnan Salai, Mylapore, 600 004, Chennai, India
    Oral Dis 6:152-7. 2000
    ..In spite of this high prevalence there are very few reports of oral lesions and conditions in Indian HIV/AIDS patients, which are important in early diagnosis and management of these patients...
  30. pmc Prevalence of oral lesions among Saudi dental patients
    Azizah Al-Mobeeriek
    Department of Maxillofacial Surgery and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Dentistry, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Ann Saudi Med 29:365-8. 2009
    ..Few studies have been conducted in the Saudi population on oral mucosal lesions. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the type and extent of oral lesions in a study among dental patients at a college of dentistry in Saudi Arabia...
  31. ncbi Oral lesions in patients with pemphigus vulgaris and bullous pemphigoid
    Jozo Budimir
    School of Dental Medicine, University of Zagreb, Croatia
    Acta Clin Croat 47:13-8. 2008
    ..Timely recognition of pemphigus vulgaris and bullous pemphigoid and appropriate treatment are important for the prognosis of these autoimmune bullous disorders...
  32. ncbi Oral human papillomavirus infection in women with cervical HPV infection: new data from an Italian cohort and a metanalysis of the literature
    Nicoletta Termine
    Dept of Surgical and Oncological Disciplines, Section of Oral Sciences, Sector of Oral Medicine, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    Oral Oncol 47:244-50. 2011
    ..Furthermore, oral HPV prevalence and type-concordance are influenced by immunity...
  33. ncbi Do oral lesions associated with HIV affect quality of life?
    Veerasamy Yengopal
    Division of Public Oral Health, School of Public Health, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 106:66-73. 2008
    ..To assess the impact of oral lesions on quality of life (QOL) in HIV-positive (HIV+) individuals using the Oral Health Impact Profile (OHIP)...
  34. ncbi Oro-facial manifestations in paediatric HIV: a comparative study of institutionalized and hospital outpatients
    S Naidoo
    Department of Community Dentistry, School for Oral Health Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Stellenbosch, Tygerberg, South Africa
    Oral Dis 10:13-8. 2004
    ..HIV infected children should be considered high risk for caries because of the use of chronic medications, and to receive appropriate care in terms of both treatment and services...
  35. ncbi [Usefulness of oral exfoliative cytology for the diagnosis of oral squamous dysplasia and carcinoma]
    R Navone
    Sezione di Anatomia Patologica, Dipartimento di Scienze Biomediche e Oncologia Umana, Universita degli Studi di Torino, Torino, Italy
    Minerva Stomatol 53:77-86. 2004
    ..It is well known that diagnostic oral exfoliative cytology, even if a useful, economical and practical tool in the diagnosis of oral dysplasia and carcinoma, is not yet used so extensively as is cervico-vaginal cytology...
  36. ncbi Oral pyogenic granuloma--a review of 215 cases in a South Indian Teaching Hospital, Karnataka, over a period of 20 years
    Rekha Krishnapillai
    Dental Faculty, Garyounis University, Benghazi, Libya
    Oral Maxillofac Surg 16:305-9. 2012
    ..It is believed, however, to be an exuberant tissue response to local irritation or trauma. Up to date, few studies have been carried out among Asians, particularly on the Indian subcontinent...
  37. ncbi Synergism between HIV and other viruses in the mouth
    Francois Xavier Mbopi-Keou
    Department of Oral Medicine at Eastman Dental Institute, UCL, University of London, London, UK
    Lancet Infect Dis 2:416-24. 2002
    ..Defining the mechanisms by which oral viruses interact with HIV in the co-infected host should permit intervention measures against oral HIV transmission to be more precisely targeted...
  38. pmc The pattern of mucocutaneous disorders in HIV-infected children attending care and treatment centres in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
    Millembe F Panya
    Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences, Muhimbili, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
    BMC Public Health 9:234. 2009
    ..There is paucity of information regarding the prevalence and pattern of mucocutaneous disorders among HIV infected children attending paediatric Care and Treatment Centres (CTC) in Dar es Salaam...
  39. ncbi Natural history of oral papillomavirus infections in spouses: a prospective Finnish HPV Family Study
    Marjut Rintala
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Turku University Central Hospital, P O Box 52, FIN 20521 Turku, Finland
    J Clin Virol 35:89-94. 2006
    ..The natural history of genital human papillomavirus infection is well known, but nearly nothing is known about the outcome of oral HPV-infection...
  40. ncbi The use of quality of life measures in oral medicine: a review of the literature
    R Ni Riordain
    Oral Medicine Unit, Cork University Dental School and Hospital, Wilton, Cork, Ireland
    Oral Dis 16:419-30. 2010
    ..To explore the use of patient reported quality of life measures in oral medicine, to highlight the importance of use of these measures in oral medicine practice and to provide guidance for the selection of such measures in the future...
  41. ncbi Concordance between clinical and histopathologic diagnoses of oral mucosal lesions
    Kush J Patel
    Department of Oral Diagnostic and Surgical Sciences, University of Otago School of Dentistry, Dunedin, New Zealand
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 69:125-33. 2011
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  42. ncbi Impact of chronic oral mucosal disease on daily life: preliminary observations from a qualitative study
    R Ni Riordain
    Cork University Dental School and Hospital, Wilton, Cork, Ireland
    Oral Dis 17:265-9. 2011
    ..To explore the experience of daily life of persons with chronic oral mucosal conditions...
  43. pmc Factors associated with oral problems among adults with spinal cord injury
    Hon K Yuen
    Medical University of South Carolina, CHP Complex Bldg B, 151 Rutledge Avenue, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Spinal Cord Med 32:408-15. 2009
    ..To explore factors associated with self-reported current oral (tooth and gum) problems and oral pain in the past 12 months among adults with spinal cord injury...
  44. ncbi Prevalence of hepatitis virus infection in association with oral diseases requiring surgery
    Yutaka Takata
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kyushu Dental College, Kitakyushu, Japan
    Oral Dis 8:95-9. 2002
    ..We evaluated the prevalence of hepatitis virus infection in a large population of patients in terms of diseases requiring oral surgery...
  45. ncbi Prevalence of oral mucosal lesions in a representative population
    Christian H Splieth
    Center for Oral Health, University of Greifswald, Greifswald, Germany
    Quintessence Int 38:23-9. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the prevalence and intraoral distribution of oral mucosal lesions in a representative adult population (Study of Health in Pomerania/Germany)...
  46. ncbi Leprosy-specific oral lesions: a report of three cases
    Ana Carolina F Motta
    Department of Morphology, Stomatology and Physiology, Dental School of Ribeirao Preto, Brazil
    Med Oral Patol Oral Cir Bucal 13:E479-82. 2008
    ..The authors emphasize the importance of oral mucosa evaluation by a dental health professional during patient care since oral lesions may act as a source of infection...
  47. ncbi A study of orofacial bacterial infections in elderly Nigerians
    V I Ugboko
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, College of Health Sciences, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Nigeria
    SADJ 57:391-4. 2002
    ..5 weeks) and the mortality rate was 3.3%. The study findings demonstrate that a significant relationship exists between elderly Nigerians with orofacial infections and systemic disease...
  48. ncbi Oral complications of radiotherapy in the head and neck
    Bruno Correia Jham
    Faculdade de Odontologia, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Brazil
    Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 72:704-8. 2006
    ..Mucositis, candidosis, disgeusia, radiation caries, osteoradionecrosis, soft tissue necrosis and xerostomia are some of radiotherapys complications...
  49. ncbi White sponge nevus: presentation of a new family
    Pía López Jornet
    Oral Medicine, University of Murcia, Murcia, Spain
    Pediatr Dermatol 25:116-7. 2008
    ..We present an occurrence of white sponge disease affecting four members of the same family: a father and three children. The lesions consisted of white asymptomatic patches in the oral mucosa...
  50. ncbi Oral manifestations of eating disorders: a critical review
    L Lo Russo
    Department of Oral Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Oral Medicine Section, School of Dentistry, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
    Oral Dis 14:479-84. 2008
    ..As oral manifestations of ED can occur in many phases of disease progression, they play a significant role in assessment, characterization and prognosis of ED...
  51. ncbi (A1) Identification of oral health care needs in children and adults, management of oral diseases
    T A Hodgson
    Oral Medicine, Division of Maxillofacial Diagnostic, Medical and Surgical Sciences, UCL Eastman Dental Institute and UCLHT Eastman Dental Hospital, London, UK
    Adv Dent Res 19:106-17. 2006
    ..It is essential that oral health research be integrated into other health care research programs, to make these research priorities and public health initiatives feasible...
  52. ncbi A survey of oral biopsies in Brazilian pediatric patients
    D M Maia
    Department of Oral Surgery and Pathology, School of Dentistry, Federal University of Minas Gerais
    ASDC J Dent Child 67:128-31, 83. 2000
    ..Cysts of the jaws and oral soft tissues comprised 26.1 percent of total oral biopsies. The importance of these findings in oral diagnosis is discussed...
  53. ncbi White sponge nevus: report of a three-generation family
    Hercilio Martelli
    Dental Departament, State University of Montes Claros, Minas Gerais, Brazil
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 103:43-7. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to describe the clinical, histopathologic, and genetic features of a family, spanning 3 generations, affected by WSN...
  54. ncbi Validity and reliability of a newly developed quality of life questionnaire for patients with chronic oral mucosal diseases
    Richeal Ni Riordain
    Oral Medicine Unit, Cork University Dental School and Hospital, Wilton, Cork, Ireland
    J Oral Pathol Med 40:604-9. 2011
    ....
  55. ncbi Nutrition and oral mucosal diseases
    Danielle Marie Thomas
    Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Clin Dermatol 28:426-31. 2010
    ..This contribution reviews how the water-soluble vitamins (B(2), B(3), B(6), B(12), C, and folic acid), fat-soluble vitamins (A, D, and E), and minerals (calcium, fluoride, iron, and zinc) can affect the oral mucosa...
  56. ncbi Knowledge and Attitude of PLWHA concerning oral lesions of HIV/AIDS among patients of PEPFAR clinic in Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) Lagos, Nigeria
    G A Agbelusi
    Department of Preventive Dentistry, Faculty of Dental Sciences, College of Medicine, University of Lagos
    Niger Postgrad Med J 18:120-5. 2011
    ..Knowledge of the oral lesions will enable People Living with HIV/AIDS (PLWA) to seek dental treatment on time...
  57. ncbi Oral mucosal lesions, microbial changes, and taste disturbances induced by adjuvant chemotherapy in breast cancer patients
    Siri Beier Jensen
    Department of Oral Medicine, Clinical Oral Physiology, Oral Pathology and Anatomy, School of Dentistry, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 106:217-26. 2008
    ..The aim of the study was to examine oral mucosal lesions, microbial changes, and taste disturbances induced by adjuvant chemotherapy (CT) in breast cancer patients during and 1 year after treatment...
  58. ncbi Dental and oral condition in leprosy patients from Serra, Brazil
    Vania A Souza
    Leprosy Control Programme, US Carapina, Serra ES, Brazil
    Lepr Rev 80:156-63. 2009
    ..To describe dental and periodontal diseases and oral lesions in newly diagnosed leprosy patients...
  59. ncbi The oral mucosa in leprosy: a clinical and histopathological study
    Marilda Aparecida Milanez Morgado de Abreu
    Department of Pathology, EPM, UNIFESP, Federal University of Sao Paulo, Paulista School of Medicine, Brazil
    Braz J Otorhinolaryngol 72:312-6. 2006
    ..Multibacillary leprosy may involve the oral mucosa, with or without apparent lesions. There are few studies that deal with this issue in the era of multidrug therapy...
  60. ncbi Clinical psychiatric assessment of patients with burning mouth syndrome resisting oral treatment
    M Hammarén
    Department of Psychiatry, Ryhov Central Hospital, Jonkoping, Sweden
    Swed Dent J 13:77-88. 1989
    ..One patient was judged to have somatic causes of the symptoms, 8 patients somatic and psychological causes, 6 patients psychological causes and in 1 patient the cause was unknown. Three cases are presented in more detail...
  61. ncbi [Nutrition and oral health]
    Giuseppe Alessandro Scardina
    Sezione di Odontostomatologia, Dipartimento di Scienze Stomatologiche G Messina, Universita, Palermo
    Recenti Prog Med 99:106-11. 2008
    ..Furthermore, optimizing oral health is important in maximizing functional capacity to consume a healthful and varied diet. A varied diet is, otherwise, fundamental to save oral health...
  62. ncbi Patient- and population-reported outcomes in public health dentistry: oral health-related quality of life
    R Gary Rozier
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7411, USA
    Dent Clin North Am 52:345-65, vi-vii. 2008
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  63. ncbi Eating disorders and oral health: a review of the literature
    A M Frydrych
    School of Dentistry, The University of Western Australia, Nedlands
    Aust Dent J 50:6-15; quiz 56. 2005
    ..Many EDPs are nutritionally challenged; there is a relative lack of information pertaining to non-dental, oral lesions associated with nutritional deficiencies...
  64. pmc Oral mucosal lesions in skin diseased patients attending a dermatologic clinic: a cross-sectional study in Sudan
    Nada M Suliman
    Section for Pathology, The Gade Institute, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    BMC Oral Health 11:24. 2011
    ..This study aimed to estimate the frequency and socio-behavioural correlates of OML in skin diseased patients attending outpatient's facility of Khartoum Teaching Hospital - Dermatology Clinic, Sudan...
  65. ncbi Oral mucosa symptoms, signs and lesions, in end stage renal disease and non-end stage renal disease diabetic patients
    Estela de la Rosa García
    Departamento de Atención a la Salud Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana Xochimilco, Mexico, DF, Mexico
    Med Oral Patol Oral Cir Bucal 11:E467-73. 2006
    ..Associations were analyzed using Chi square, Fisher s exact test, and odds ratios (OR) with 95% confidence intervals. Ages, time on dialysis, and laboratory results were compared with Student s t test...
  66. ncbi A national epidemiological survey of oral mucosal lesions in Malaysia
    R B Zain
    Dental Faculty, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 25:377-83. 1997
    ..6%) had betel chewer's mucosa. The prevalence of oral precancer was highest amongst Indians (4.0%) and other Bumiputras (the indigenous people of Sabah and Sarawak) (2.5%) while the lowest prevalence was amongst the Chinese (0.5%)...
  67. ncbi Dentists' knowledge and opinions about oral mucosal lesions
    S Ergun
    Istanbul University, Faculty of Dentistry, Department of Oral Surgery and Medicine, Istanbul, Turkey
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 38:1283-8. 2009
    ..Dentists practising at universities attempted to treat fewer patients with OML (p=0.0001). The results of this questionnaire conclude that most dentists experience difficulties in diagnosing some OML...
  68. ncbi Oral lesions in 166 patients with cutaneous psoriasis: a controlled study
    Soraya C Costa
    Department of Oral Diagnosis, School of Dentistry, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Med Oral Patol Oral Cir Bucal 14:e371-5. 2009
    ..This study was aimed to test if the frequency of oral lesions bears statistical correlation or not with the condition of cutaneous psoriasis...
  69. ncbi Cross-sectional study of oral mucosal conditions among a central Amazonian Indian community, Brazil
    Paulo José Benevides dos Santos
    FCECON, Fundação Centro de Controle de Oncologia Cancer Hospital, Manaus, AM, Brazil
    J Oral Pathol Med 33:7-12. 2004
    ..These Indians keep their traditional way of life and are free from habits such as smoking, alcohol drinking, and use of pacifiers...
  70. ncbi Oral-health-related quality of life: an overview for the general dental practitioner
    Dara M Shearer
    N Z Dent J 103:82-7. 2007
  71. ncbi Risk factors for oral soft tissue lesions in an adult Spanish population
    M J García-Pola Vallejo
    Department of Oral Pathology, Dental School, University of Oviedo, Spain, Department of Public Health, Regional Institute of Health, Oviedo, Spain, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Dental School, University of Oviedo, Spain
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 30:277-85. 2002
    ....
  72. ncbi An analysis of oral and maxillofacial pathology found in adults over a 30-year period
    A V Jones
    Department of Oral Pathology, School of Clinical Dentistry, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    J Oral Pathol Med 35:392-401. 2006
    ....
  73. ncbi The diagnostic applications of saliva--a review
    Eliaz Kaufman
    Division of Periodontics, Columbia University, School of Dental and Oral Surgery, 630 West 168th Street, PH 7E, Room 110, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Crit Rev Oral Biol Med 13:197-212. 2002
    ....
  74. ncbi Treatment and follow-up of oral dysplasia - a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Hisham M Mehanna
    Department of Head and Neck Surgery, Institute of Head and Neck Studies and Education, University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire, Coventry, United Kingdom
    Head Neck 31:1600-9. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to inform an evidence-based management policy for oral dysplastic lesions...
  75. ncbi Human papillomavirus infections in the oral mucosa
    Jaana Rautava
    Department of Oral Pathology and Oral Radiology, Institute of Dentistry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Turku, Finland
    J Am Dent Assoc 142:905-14. 2011
    ..In this review, the authors provide the latest information for dental professionals about HPV infection in the oral mucosa and in general...
  76. ncbi Oral health-related quality of life in Germany
    Mike T John
    Department of Prosthodontics, School of Dentistry, Martin Luther University Halle Wittenberg, Halle Saale, Germany
    Eur J Oral Sci 111:483-91. 2003
    ..For subjects with removable dentures the scores were 15 and 60 points, respectively, and for subjects with complete dentures, 23 and 85 points, respectively. The results provide the first overview of impaired OHRQoL in Germany...
  77. ncbi Oral lesions in HIV infection in developing countries: an overview
    K Ranganathan
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, Ragas Dental College and Hospital, 2 102 East Coast Road, Uthandi, Chennai 600 119, India
    Adv Dent Res 19:63-8. 2006
    ..Well-designed and -documented studies are necessary for the correct assessment of the nature and magnitude of the problem in developing countries, if oral health measures are to be effectively formulated for the HIV-infected...
  78. ncbi Oral lesions of HIV disease and HAART in industrialized countries
    T A Hodgson
    Unit of Oral Medicine, UCL Eastman Dental Institute and UCLHT Eastman Dental Hospital, 256 Gray s Inn Road, London, WC1X 8LD, UK
    Adv Dent Res 19:57-62. 2006
    ..These substantial and intensive research efforts directed toward enhancing knowledge regarding the orofacial consequences of HIV infection in the industrialized nations require dissemination in the wider health care environment...
  79. ncbi Prevalence of oral mucosal lesions in elderly people in Santiago, Chile
    I Espinoza
    Department of Oral Pathology, Faculty of Odontology, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
    J Oral Pathol Med 32:571-5. 2003
    ..Oral prevalence studies are important to know the state of health and the needs of treatment. Our aim was to determine the prevalence of oral mucosal lesions and associated factors among aging Chileans...
  80. ncbi Prevalence of oral lesions in patients with psoriasis
    Francisco Hernández-Pérez
    Health Care Department, Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana, Xochimilco, Mexico
    Med Oral Patol Oral Cir Bucal 13:E703-8. 2008
    ..To determine the prevalence of oral lesions (OL) in patients with psoriasis, and compare these findings with the ones found in patients without this condition...
  81. ncbi Insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus and oral soft tissue pathologies. I. Prevalence and characteristics of non-candidal lesions
    J Guggenheimer
    University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine, Departments of Restorative Dentistry and Oral Medicine and Pathology, Pennsylvania, USA
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 89:563-9. 2000
    ..Characterization of 3 non-candidal lesions suggests that they are associated with trauma, delayed healing, or both...
  82. ncbi Self-reported oral hygiene habits and oral health problems of Kuwaiti adults
    Khalaf F Al-Shammari
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Faculty of Dentistry, Kuwait
    Med Princ Pract 16:15-21. 2007
    ..The aims of this study were to examine self-reported oral hygiene habits and oral health problems of a sample of adult Kuwaitis...
  83. ncbi Clinical grading of oral chronic graft-versus-host disease in 104 consecutive adult patients
    Alessandro Busca
    Haematologica 90:567-9. 2005
    ..The presence of oral changes in association with skin and other target organs including eye, lung or joint may adversely influence the probability of discontinuing systemic immunosuppressive treatment...
  84. ncbi Pigmented lesions of the oral cavity: review, differential diagnosis, and case presentations
    Adel Kauzman
    Department of Stomatology, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Montreal, Quebec
    J Can Dent Assoc 70:682-3. 2004
    ..In this paper, an algorithm is proposed for the assessment of pigmented lesions of the oral cavity, and 3 patients with such lesions are described...
  85. ncbi Salivary flow and oral complaints in adult dental patients
    M Bergdahl
    School of Dentistry, Umea University, Sweden
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 28:59-66. 2000
    ..001). Information regarding salivary flow rate in adults is important in understanding and evaluating the relationship between salivary flow and various types of oral complaints in patients...
  86. ncbi Oral complications after buccal mucosal graft harvest for urethroplasty
    Norman Dublin
    Department of Urology, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, UK
    BJU Int 94:867-9. 2004
    ..To report long-term oral complications after buccal mucosal graft (BMG) harvesting for urethroplasty...
  87. ncbi Prevalence of HIV-1 and oral lesions in pregnant women in rural Malawi
    B C Muzyka
    WHO Collaborating Center in Oral Infectious Diseases, University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, Philadelphia, USA
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 92:56-61. 2001
    ..A high seroprevalence was found in this rural cohort, but there were unexpectedly few oral lesions. The relatively few oral lesions diagnosed may indicate a recent infection with HIV...
  88. pmc Recruitment of rural and cognitively impaired older adults for dental research
    Bei Wu
    The University of North Carolina Greensboro, Gerontology Program, Greensboro, North Carolina, USA
    Spec Care Dentist 30:193-9. 2010
    ....
  89. pmc Oral lesions in infection with human immunodeficiency virus
    Maeve M Coogan
    Division of Oral Microbiology, School of Dentistry, University of the Witwatersrand, Wits, South Africa
    Bull World Health Organ 83:700-6. 2005
    ..It is important that all health care workers receive education and training on the relevance of oral health needs and the use of oral lesions as surrogate markers in HIV infection...
  90. ncbi Laugier and Hunziker pigmentation: a lentiginous proliferation of melanocytes
    Roger T Moore
    Department of Dermatology, Rush Medical College, Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, 1653 W Congress Parkway, 507 Kidston, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 50:S70-4. 2004
    ..Further studies are warranted to determine if this pigmentation disorder represents a spectrum of histopathologic change or, in fact, should be renamed mucocutaneous lentiginosis of Laugier and Hunziker...
  91. ncbi Prevalence of oral lesions among a sample of Bangladeshi medical users aged 40 years and over living in Tower Hamlets, UK
    N Pearson
    Tower Hamlets Healthcare NHS Trust, Community/Salaried Dental Services, Dental Department, St Leonard's Primary Care Centre, Nuttall Street, London E1 5LZ, UK
    Int Dent J 51:30-4. 2001
    ..Sensitively tailored health promotion interventions, which aim to reduce tobacco use, should be developed for this population...
  92. ncbi The impact of stomatological disease on oral health-related quality of life
    Carrie Diane Llewellyn
    Department of Oral Medicine and Pathology, Guy s, King s and St Thomas Schools of Medicine and Dentistry, King s College Hospital, London, UK
    Eur J Oral Sci 111:297-304. 2003
    ..Patient centred, routine assessment of OHR-QoL provides an additional dimension that may help to improve awareness of the impact of disease on the individual's life and enhance the clinical decision-making process...
  93. ncbi Frequency of oral manifestations in children infected with human immunodeficiency virus
    R Fonseca
    Pontifical Catholic University of Parana, Curitiba, Parana, Brazil
    Quintessence Int 31:419-22. 2000
    ..It also attempted to correlate the presence of lesions with the patient's degree of immunosuppression, as measured by the T4/T8 ratio...
  94. ncbi Classification, diagnostic criteria, and treatment recommendations for orofacial manifestations in HIV-infected pediatric patients. Collaborative Workgroup on Oral Manifestations of Pediatric HIV Infection
    F J Ramos-Gomez
    Department of Growth and Development, School of Dentistry, University of California San Francisco 94143 0438, USA
    J Clin Pediatr Dent 23:85-96. 1999
    ..Treatment recommendations, specific for this age group, have been included for some of the more common HIV-related orofacial manifestations...
  95. ncbi [Orofacial manifestations of systemic sclerosis: a study of 30 consecutive patients]
    C Vincent
    Stomatologie et chirurgie maxillofaciale, Hopital Hotel Dieu, CHU de Nantes, Place Alexis Ricordeau, 44093 Nantes Cedex 01, France
    Rev Med Interne 30:5-11. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to describe oral and facial manifestations observed in scleroderma patients from our cohort...
  96. ncbi Tobacco-associated lesions of the oral cavity: Part I. Nonmalignant lesions
    S M Mirbod
    Faculty of Dentistry, Periodontics Clinic, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg
    J Can Dent Assoc 66:252-6. 2000
    ..Malignant lesions, basic biopsy principles and prevention and intervention strategies are discussed in the subsequent part...
  97. ncbi Oral complications of childhood cancer and its treatment: current best practice
    P M Belfield
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Oncology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Eur J Cancer 40:1035-41; discussion 1042-4. 2004
  98. ncbi Appearance and culture: oral pathology associated with certain "fashions" (tattoos, piercings, etc.)
    Eduardo Chimenos-Kustner
    Medicina Bucal, Facultad de Odontologia, Universidad de Barcelona, Spain
    Med Oral 8:197-206. 2003
    ..Under these premises, questions are raised concerning the competence of those who perform these mutilations, the preventive measures adopted, and the legal conditions under which tattoos and piercings are made in our society...
  99. ncbi Risk factors associated with oral lesions in HIV-infected heterosexual people and intravenous drug users in Thailand
    W Nittayananta
    Department of Stomatology, Faculty of Dentistry, Prince of Songkla University, Thailand
    J Oral Pathol Med 30:224-30. 2001
    ..This study should help predict the risk of acquiring various types of oral lesions, given that the person is exposed to multiple risk factors compared to another who is not exposed to these factors...
  100. ncbi Clinical picture of snuff dipper's lesion in Swedes
    H Mornstad
    Department of Cariology, University of Umea, Sweden
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 17:97-101. 1989
    ..There were differences between the different brands of snuff as regards the severity of the snuff dipper's lesion produced...
  101. ncbi Lesions of the oral mucosa: an epidemiological study of 23785 Mexican patients
    José L Castellanos
    Department of Periodontics, Dental School, De La Salle Bajío University, Leon, Guanajuato, Mexico
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 105:79-85. 2008
    ..55 to 105.36 per 1000 patients examined. Age and sex assessment showed some differences in the type and presentation rates of the lesions. These and other epidemiological aspects are discussed...

Research Grants61

  1. Reducing the Disproportionate Burden of Orofacial Injury
    Vivek Shetty; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  2. North Carolina Needs Assessment for Oral Cancer Control
    Lauren Patton; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  3. Dental Practitioners and Eating Disorder Prevention
    Rita DeBate; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..This project is unique in that it takes a theoretical approach involving the dental practitioner as a key participant in the secondary and tertiary prevention of eating disorders. ..
  4. Hypertension Control & Therapy Adherence
    Nancy Kressin; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Evaluate the relative efficacy of the patient-centered counseling intervention compared to patient-centered counseling augmented by cultural competency training on clinicians' communication patterns. ..
  5. 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]..
  6. 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. ..
  7. Evaluating Nicotine Lozenges for Treatment of Smokeless Tobacco Addiction
    Jon Ebbert; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..No drug therapies have been shown to be effective for helping smokeless tobacco users quit for good. The purpose of this study is to test drugs that can be used to help smokeless tobacco users quit for good. ..
  8. Sharp Instrument Injuries and Use of Clinical Services
    Gerardo Maupome; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This study will provide important information to establish the current impact of SII/BBFE incidents in HCWs, in terms of their utilization of clinical services and associated costs. ..
  9. Oral Immunology/Microbiology Research Group Annual Mtg
    Daniel Fine; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Perpetuation of the OIMRG and its annual meetings greatly enhances the spirit of collegial interaction/collaboration among investigators with expertise in immunology and microbial pathogenesis as related to oral health and disease. ..
  10. 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. ..
  11. Microbial Markers for Periodontal Disease in Children
    Daniel Fine; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  12. Oral infection and inflammation in transplant patients
    Anna Dongari Bagtzoglou; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  13. Medical Students, Cancer Control and The Deaf Community
    Georgia Sadler; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This could be medical students internship at a summer camp for deaf children or an internship at the Student Health Center of the Mental Health Center at Gallaudet University. ..
  14. Periodontitis, Atherosclerosis and the Host Response
    Evanthia Lalla; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..We propose to employ this model to dissect the factors accelerating vascular inflammation and atherosclerosis in periodontitis. ..
  15. ORAL CONDITIONS AND SYSTEMIC HEALTH OUTCOMES
    Raul Garcia; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  16. 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]..
  17. Attachment of Oral Actinobacillus to Epithelium
    Daniel Fine; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The longterm goal of this application is to use this information to identify targets for therapeutic agents that can interfere with attachment of Aa to oral tissues and thus prevent colonization leading to LAP. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  18. Conference: Elders' Oral Health Summit
    Judith Jones; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  19. MODULATION OF CELL SIGNALING BY PSEUDOMONAS EXOENZYME S
    Joan Olson; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  20. Oral Yeast Carriage and Salivary Antifungal Activity
    EVA HELMERHORST; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The experiments outlined here will provide the basis for a better understanding of antifungal mechanisms exerted by saliva in the oral cavity. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  21. Periodontal microbiota, serum Antibody response & T1DM
    Evanthia Lalla; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Theses studies will markedly enhance our understanding of the oral microbiology and immunology in type 1 diabetes. ..
  22. RURAL ELDERS: ETHNICITY, FOOD MEANING & DIET MEASUREMENT
    SARA QUANDT; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..These participants will complete six 24 hour diet recall interviews over a six month period, which will be used to validate the adapted Food Frequency Questionnaire and Meal Pattern Questionnaire. ..
  23. COGNITIVE AND EMOTIONAL RESPONSES TO AN HPV DIAGNOSIS IN MEN
    Ellen M Daley; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..These data will assist in the planning, implementation, and evaluation of interventions to reduce HPV infection in both sexes. ..
  24. OCULAR PEMPHIGOID--MECHANISM OF PATHOGENESIS
    A Ahmed; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The immediate clinical impact of this research will be the generation and availability of highly specific and sensitive serological laboratory test for the early diagnosis of OCP. ..
  25. Oral HPV Infection in HIV-Infected Men and Women
    Maura Gillison; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This proposal has the potential to yield information important for future efforts at primary prevention and early detection of HPV-HNSCC. ..
  26. Oral Health Disparities: Actions Taken About Pain
    Joseph Riley; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This information has important health policy implications for reducing the race and ethnic disparities in oral health through interventions that facilitate access to care and utilization of appropriate services. ..
  27. 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. ..
  28. Epidemiology of Recurrent Aphthous Stomatitis
    Lorena Baccaglini; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Understanding the cause of canker sores can lead to better treatments for patients affected by this condition. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  29. BIOLOGY OF HUMAN INTRAEPITHELIAL LYMPHOCYTES
    Ellen Ebert; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..These studies will determine the mechanism of IEL chemotaxis toward secreted products of ECs, why IL-15 is more potent than IL-2 in inducing LAK activity by IELs, and how IL-10 and IL-12 augment this activity. ..
  30. IRON, ZINC AND FOLATE AND PRETERM DELIVERY
    David Savitz; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Although all are strongly suspected of influencing risk of preterm delivery, this study should provide evidence relevant to screening practice for infection and vitamin use during pregnancy. ..
  31. Effects of ART on Oral Epithelial Cell Biology
    Craig Miller; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..These processes are key to maintaining oral mucosal health in patients who are infected with HIV and for understanding how opportunistic infections develop despite the presence of ART. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  32. Oral Immunology/Microbiology Annual Meeting
    Daniel Fine; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Perpetuation of the OIMRG and its annual meetings greatly enhances the spirit of collegial interaction/collaboration among investigators with expertise in immunology and microbial pathogenesis as related to oral health and disease. ..
  33. High Dose Nicotine Patch Therapy for Spit Tobacco Users
    Jon Ebbert; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Our goal is to reduce the prevalence of ST use and decrease the incidence of oropharyngeal cancer through the development of effective treatment options for ST users. ..
  34. SAN FRANCISCO MATERNAL AND CHILD ORAL HEALTH "PRIME" PROJECT
    Francisco Ramos Gomez; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  35. JUSTA: Justice and Health for Poultry Workers
    SARA QUANDT; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  36. Early Regulation of Immunity in the Respiratory Tract
    Nicole Baumgarth; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This information could help the development of novel interventions that utilize early respiratory tract defenses for immune protection. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  37. Understanding Barriers to Oral Health Care In Pregnancy: The First Step to Improv
    Kim Boggess; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  38. Treatment of Acute Hepatitis C in Injection Drug Users
    Anna Wald; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  39. EFFECT OF CHRONIC INFECTION ON PLACENTAL DEVELOPMENT
    Kim Boggess; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Understanding of these mechanisms may assist in the development of interventions to protect the fetus and placenta from damage as a result of chronic maternal infection with oral pathogens. ..
  40. Rural Elders' Diabetes Self Management: Development of a Common Sense Model Inven
    Sara A Quandt; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  41. Behavior Modification, Dentists and Oral Cancer Control
    Sol Silverman; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This project will also explore potential for use of the standardized continuing education program for other health care professionals, e.g., dental hygienists, nurse practitioners and primary care physicians. ..
  42. Phenotype and Gene Expression in Odontogenic Tumors
    JOHN T WRIGHT; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Gene data will be placed on our web site in a timely fashion for data sharing. These studies will provide the first detailed mutational and gene profile studies of human odontogenic tumors. ..
  43. Pregnancy Outcomes in Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
    Joan Lo; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  44. Periodontal Disease and the Incidence of Oral Cancer
    Mine Tezal; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Prevention of oral cancer could begin with prevention and early treatment of periodontitis. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  45. Scientific Advances in CAM by Allied Health and Nursing
    Riva Touger Decker; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Intended outcomes of the annual conferences include electronically published proceedings, new and collaborative research and CAM research agendas and priorities for allied health and nursing that can be shared with the key associations. ..
  46. EPIDEMIOLOGY OF EXERTION, STRESS, AND PRETERM DELIVERY
    David Savitz; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  47. Improving Antimicrobial Use
    Mark King; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  48. Fibrogenic factors in ocular cicatricial pemphigoid
    A Ahmed; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The studies have significant therapeutic potential. The identified molecules or portion of processes that mediate could be blocked or arrested, and this may result in cessation of disease progression and, prevention of blindness. ..
  49. Brief Dental Office Intervention with Tobacco Quitline
    Jon Ebbert; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..S. adult population smoking; and 3) 75% of smokers quitting for at least one day or longer because they are trying to quit. ..
  50. THE GENOTYPE AND PHENOTYPE AMELOGENESIS IMPERFECTA
    John Wright; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Knowledge of the molecular determinants of morphogenesis and tissue formation will allow novel and more effective treatments and more accurate diagnosis of the diverse hereditary conditions affecting teeth. ..
  51. Community Based Clinical Trials Education Program
    Georgia Sadler; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The clinical trials. infrastructure has had extensive revisions to allow for accurate endpoint assessment with future efforts. ..
  52. GENETICS OF BACTERIALLY-INDUCED ALVEOLAR BONE LOSS
    Pamela Baker; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Mouse strains developed in this investigation will be available for others to study. Knowledge of the genetics gained here has a high likelihood of contributing to the identification of candidate genes in humans. ..
  53. 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]..
  54. Animal Model of Proliferative Verrucous Leukoplakia
    Valerie Murrah; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  55. Volunteer Activities on Long-Term Care Residents
    Hon Yuen; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..It is expected that findings will support the activity theory of aging and validate the beneficial effects of residents in LTC facilities participating in structured volunteer activities. ..
  56. MODIFYING GENE DETERMINANTS OF TOOTH AND BONE PHENOTYPES
    John Wright; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  57. Psychological distress in survivors of head/neck cancer
    Henrietta Logan; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  58. Oral Health in People with Systemic Sclerosis
    Hon Yuen; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  59. Oral cancer treatment & complications: Cochrane reviews
    Helen Worthington; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  60. 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. ..