dental auxiliaries

Summary

Summary: Personnel whose work is prescribed and supervised by the dentist.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi General dental practitioners' knowledge of and attitudes towards the employment of dental therapists in general practice
    J L Gallagher
    Burkhart School of Dental Hygiene and Dental Therapy, Eastman Dental Hospital, 256 Gray s Inn Road, London WC1X 8LD
    Br Dent J 194:37-41. 2003
  2. ncbi Vacant posts reported in dental practice: implications for human resource planning
    J T Newton
    Department of Dental Public Health and Oral Health Services Research, GKT Dental Institute, Guy s Hospital, London
    Br Dent J 192:37-9. 2002
  3. ncbi Profile of the oral healthcare team in countries with emerging economies
    D Nash
    College of Dentistry, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
    Eur J Dent Educ 12:111-9. 2008
  4. ncbi Preparing for the dental team: investigating the views of dental and dental care professional students
    Susan Morison
    Centre for Excellence in Interprofessional Education, School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen s University, Belfast, UK
    Eur J Dent Educ 12:23-8. 2008
  5. ncbi Attitudes of general dental practitioners in Wales towards employing dental hygienist-therapists
    G Jones
    Training and Education Centre for Dental Care Professionals, Division of Adult Dental Health, Cardiff University School of Dentistry, Heath Park, Cardiff
    Br Dent J 203:E19; discussion 524-5. 2007
  6. ncbi Utilisation of dental auxiliaries--attitudinal review from six developed countries
    Anthony S Kravitz
    School of Dentistry, Cardiff University, Health Park
    Int Dent J 57:267-73. 2007
  7. ncbi Back & neck problems among dentists and dental auxiliaries
    K A Al Wazzan
    Department of Prosthetic Dental Sciences, King Saud University College of Dentistry, Riyadh, The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    J Contemp Dent Pract 2:17-30. 2001
  8. ncbi TDA historical perspectives: dentists, dental hygienists, and the dental team
    Arthur H Jeske
    Department of Restorative Dentistry and Biomaterials, University of Texas Dental Branch Houston, USA
    Tex Dent J 125:584-7. 2008
  9. ncbi Developing and deploying a new member of the dental team: a pediatric oral health therapist
    David A Nash
    Division of Pediatric Dentistry, College of Dentistry, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky 40536, USA
    J Public Health Dent 65:48-55. 2005
  10. ncbi An immunization program for dental practices
    Charles John Palenik
    Infection Control, Research and Services, Indiana University School of Dentistry, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Compend Contin Educ Dent 25:17-22. 2004

Detail Information

Publications177 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi General dental practitioners' knowledge of and attitudes towards the employment of dental therapists in general practice
    J L Gallagher
    Burkhart School of Dental Hygiene and Dental Therapy, Eastman Dental Hospital, 256 Gray s Inn Road, London WC1X 8LD
    Br Dent J 194:37-41. 2003
    ....
  2. ncbi Vacant posts reported in dental practice: implications for human resource planning
    J T Newton
    Department of Dental Public Health and Oral Health Services Research, GKT Dental Institute, Guy s Hospital, London
    Br Dent J 192:37-9. 2002
    ..To determine the proportion of dental practitioners working in general dental practice who would consider employing a dental therapist...
  3. ncbi Profile of the oral healthcare team in countries with emerging economies
    D Nash
    College of Dentistry, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
    Eur J Dent Educ 12:111-9. 2008
    ..The International Federation of Dental Educators and Associations (IFDEA) should lead in such an effort...
  4. ncbi Preparing for the dental team: investigating the views of dental and dental care professional students
    Susan Morison
    Centre for Excellence in Interprofessional Education, School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen s University, Belfast, UK
    Eur J Dent Educ 12:23-8. 2008
    ..Professional identity and its development are issues that must be considered by dental and DCP educators developing IPE initiatives...
  5. ncbi Attitudes of general dental practitioners in Wales towards employing dental hygienist-therapists
    G Jones
    Training and Education Centre for Dental Care Professionals, Division of Adult Dental Health, Cardiff University School of Dentistry, Heath Park, Cardiff
    Br Dent J 203:E19; discussion 524-5. 2007
    ..To examine the attitudes of general dental practitioners in Wales with regard to the employment of dually-qualified hygienist-therapists...
  6. ncbi Utilisation of dental auxiliaries--attitudinal review from six developed countries
    Anthony S Kravitz
    School of Dentistry, Cardiff University, Health Park
    Int Dent J 57:267-73. 2007
    To identify reasons for the development of dental auxiliaries across six developed countries and to explore attitudes towards them.
  7. ncbi Back & neck problems among dentists and dental auxiliaries
    K A Al Wazzan
    Department of Prosthetic Dental Sciences, King Saud University College of Dentistry, Riyadh, The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    J Contemp Dent Pract 2:17-30. 2001
    ..5%) complained of back pain. Only 37% of those complaining of back pain sought medical help. Within the limitations of this study, it might be concluded that neck and back pain among dental personnel are not of a severe nature...
  8. ncbi TDA historical perspectives: dentists, dental hygienists, and the dental team
    Arthur H Jeske
    Department of Restorative Dentistry and Biomaterials, University of Texas Dental Branch Houston, USA
    Tex Dent J 125:584-7. 2008
  9. ncbi Developing and deploying a new member of the dental team: a pediatric oral health therapist
    David A Nash
    Division of Pediatric Dentistry, College of Dentistry, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky 40536, USA
    J Public Health Dent 65:48-55. 2005
    ..Recently, the American Association of Public Health Dentistry promulgated a strategic plan that endorsed such an approach...
  10. ncbi An immunization program for dental practices
    Charles John Palenik
    Infection Control, Research and Services, Indiana University School of Dentistry, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Compend Contin Educ Dent 25:17-22. 2004
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  11. ncbi A macroeconomic review of dentistry in Canada in the 1990s
    Kalyani K Baldota
    University of Toronto, Ontario
    J Can Dent Assoc 70:604-9. 2004
    ..CONCLUSIONS: The direct economic costs of dental conditions increased during the 1990s from 4.13 billion dollars to 6.77 billion dollars. Over the same period, the public share for expenditures on dental health care services declined...
  12. ncbi Manpower
    Eric S Solomon
    TDA Task Force on Manpower, USA
    Tex Dent J 121:578-81. 2004
  13. ncbi An overview of the current status of national reporting systems for adverse reactions to dental materials
    Richard van Noort
    Department of Adult Dental Care, School of Clinical Dentistry, University of Sheffield, Sheffield S10 2TA, UK
    J Dent 32:351-8. 2004
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  14. ncbi Test yourself! Are you delegating duties legally?
    Betty Ladley Finkbeiner
    J Mich Dent Assoc 86:30-5. 2004
  15. ncbi Developing a pediatric oral health therapist to help address oral health disparities among children
    David A Nash
    College of Dentistry, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536 0297, USA
    J Dent Educ 68:8-20; discussion 21-2. 2004
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  16. ncbi Infection control
    Kathy J Eklund
    Infection Control and Occupational Health, The Forsyth Institute, 140 Fenway, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Dent Clin North Am 47:697-708. 2003
    ..Using a strategic approach to organize and apply the information can result in a comprehensive and effective infection control program...
  17. ncbi Professional monopoly, social covenant, and access to oral health care in the United States
    Douglas K Benn
    University of Florida College of Dentistry, Department of Oral Surgery and Diagnostic Sciences, Gainesville 32610 0414, USA
    J Dent Educ 67:1080-90. 2003
    ..If dentists refuse to honor their social covenant, then ADP should be allowed to practice independently, breaking the professional monopoly...
  18. ncbi Learning throughout life: can a progress file help?
    E S Davenport
    Department of Oral Growth and Development, Barts and The London, Queen Mary s School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of London
    Br Dent J 195:101-5. 2003
    ..Modern dentistry demands continuous professional development. This paper reports part of a project to develop a lifelong learning tool known as a progress file for members of the dental team...
  19. ncbi The workforce of professionals complementary to dentistry in the general dental services: a survey of general dental practices in the South West
    A Sprod
    Dental Public Health, University of Bristol Dental School
    Br Dent J 194:389-97; discussion 381. 2003
    ..To describe the working patterns, training experiences, estimated size, and future training needs of the workforce of professionals complementary to dentistry in the general dental service in an English region...
  20. ncbi Policies and protocols for preventing transmission of HIV infection in oral health care in South Africa
    E O Ogunbodede
    Division of Public Oral Health, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg
    SADJ 57:469-75. 2002
    ..The study demonstrated gaps in availability and access to policies and protocols on HIV/AIDS by managers and health workers. Specific strategic recommendations are made for oral health...
  21. ncbi Dental clinic attendance in Soweto, South Africa, before and after the introduction of free primary dental health services
    Ahmed Bhayat
    Dental Research Institute, Medical Research Council, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 31:105-10. 2003
    ..To compare patient attendance rates 1 year before and after the introduction of free primary dental health services in Soweto, South Africa...
  22. ncbi Dental health professionals' treatment of children with disabilities: a qualitative study
    Ulrika Hallberg
    Nordic School of Public Health Göteborg Sweden
    Acta Odontol Scand 62:319-27. 2004
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  23. ncbi [Work-related musculoskeletal diseases in dental professionals. 1. Prevalence and risk factors]
    F Sartorio
    Fondazione Salvatore Maugeri, Clinica del Lavoro e della Riabilitazione, IRCCS Istituto Scientifico di Veruno NO, Servizio di Fisiatria Occupazionale ed Ergonomia, Veruno, Italy
    G Ital Med Lav Ergon 27:165-9. 2005
    ..All occupations are involved; in dental professionals (dentists, dental hygienists and dental auxiliaries) this problem occurs in 54-93% of subjects, with higher risk in elderly subjects and women...
  24. ncbi National emergency response programs for dental health care professionals
    Walter J Psoter
    Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, New York University College of Dentistry, 345 E 24th Street, New York City, NY 10010, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 139:1067-73. 2008
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  25. doi Smell the coffee
    L Ellman
    Br Dent J 204:479. 2008
  26. ncbi The seven habits of highly effective dental teams
    Mark T Murphy
    The Pankey Institute, Key Biscayne, FL, USA
    J Mich Dent Assoc 90:50, 52. 2008
  27. ncbi Lessons learned: implications for workforce change
    O T Wendel
    J Am Dent Assoc 139:232, 234. 2008
  28. ncbi Attitude/practices of oral healthcare provider to management of HIV/AIDS patients in the Pacific
    Afolabi Oreoluwa Comfort
    Fiji School of Medicine, School of Oral Health, PMB Suva, Fiji
    Pac Health Dialog 11:26-30. 2004
    ..Also, larger sample is required to make definite conclusion about oral health care practices in the Pacific...
  29. ncbi A survey to investigate shortfalls in the dental care professional (DCP) workforce in South Yorkshire in 2004
    Rachel J Jackson
    University of Sheffield, UK
    Prim Dent Care 14:129-35. 2007
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  30. ncbi The role dentists can play in mass casualty and disaster events
    Albert H Guay
    American Dental Association, 211 East Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611 2678, USA
    Dent Clin North Am 51:767-78, v. 2007
    ..The education and training of dentists that is required for preparation and the need to develop an integrated emergency response plan are discussed...
  31. ncbi Infection control: a survey of UK special care dentists and dental care professionals
    Crispian Scully
    UCL, Eastman Dental Institute, University College London, UK
    Prim Dent Care 14:40-6. 2007
    ..To determine attitudes to and practice of infection control among practitioners involved in special care dentistry...
  32. ncbi [Management of occupational exposures to potentially infectious materials in dentistry]
    Leila Posenato Garcia
    Programa de Pós Graduação em Saúde Pública, Departamento de Saude Publica, Centro de Ciencias da Saude, Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, Florianopolis, SC, Brazil
    Rev Saude Publica 42:279-86. 2008
    ..To evaluate whether post-exposure measures referred by dentists and dental assistants are in line with those recommended by Brazilian health authorities...
  33. ncbi British dentist association?
    Y Maidment
    Br Dent J 199:128-9. 2005
  34. ncbi Oral health workforce in rural and remote Western Australia: practice perceptions
    Estie Kruger
    Centre for Rural and Remote Oral Health, University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, Western Australia 6009, Australia
    Aust J Rural Health 13:321-6. 2005
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  35. ncbi Comments on the proposed pediatric oral health therapist
    James B Bramson
    American Dental Association, USA
    J Public Health Dent 65:123-7; discussion 128-30. 2005
  36. ncbi New horizons in the regulation of dentistry
    N H F Wilson
    General Dental Council, Guy s, King s and St Thomas Dental Institute, King s College London, London
    Br Dent J 194:7-9. 2003
    ..Change is moving apace and the new, modern GDC, for which the existing Council has been working so hard, is taking shape as part of widespread fundamental reforms in the regulation of healthcare...
  37. ncbi Prevalence and risk factors of hand problems and carpal tunnel syndrome among dental hygienists
    J A Lalumandier
    Department of Community Dentistry, Case Western Reserve University School of Dentistry, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    J Dent Hyg 75:130-4. 2001
    ..Risk factors for both hand problems and CTS are multifactorial, and dental hygienists should be particularly aware of those factors that can be prevented...
  38. ncbi Getting staff and patients to like you
    Howard Farran
    J Okla Dent Assoc 92:22-3, 38. 2002
  39. ncbi Use of an inventory for ethical awareness in dental hygiene
    Donna F Homenko
    Departments of Dental Hygiene and Philosophy, Cuyahoga Community College, USA
    J Am Coll Dent 69:31-8. 2002
    ..The study focused on identifying ethical concerns that dental hygienists maintain as being professionally significant and the differences, if any, between currently enrolled students and dental hygiene practitioners...
  40. ncbi Risk and prevention of transmission of infectious diseases in dentistry
    Marcelo W B Araujo
    Department of Periodontology and Endodontics, State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Dental Medicine, 3435 Main Street, 250 Squire Hall, Buffalo, New York 14214, USA
    Quintessence Int 33:376-82. 2002
    ..Such efforts may lead to the development of safer and more effective medical devices, work practices, and personal protective equipment...
  41. ncbi Musculoskeletal pain: prevalence, prevention, and differences among dental office personnel
    J A Lalumandier
    Department of Community Dentistry, Case Western Reserve University School of Dentistry, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Gen Dent 49:160-6. 2001
    ..pain were collected as part of a study that surveyed more than 5,000 dental personnel, dentists, and dental auxiliaries. The magnitude of the overall study, which included all types of dental professionals, made possible ..
  42. ncbi The dental team--PCDs. Where are we now?
    Janet Clarke
    Birmingham Personal Dental Service, Birmingham Specialist Community Health NHS Trust
    Dent Update 29:110-3. 2002
    ..These current changes represent an opportunity to improve the functioning and composition of the dental team, which should not be missed...
  43. ncbi Will there be a shortage of dental auxiliaries in the future?
    H Barry Waldman
    Department of General Dentistry, School of Dental Medicine, State University at Stony Brook, USA
    N Y State Dent J 68:20-1. 2002
    ..The numbers of graduates from dental assisting and especially dental laboratory technology programs are decreasing. The impact on dental practice size and practice productivity is considered...
  44. ncbi Assessing cross infection prevention measures at the Dental Clinic, University College Hospital, Ibadan
    J O Taiwo
    Department of Preventive Dentistry, College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria
    Afr J Med Med Sci 31:213-7. 2002
    ..The management/administration also plays an important role in the number of physical and human resources available and in the overall surveillance of nosocomial infections...
  45. ncbi Occupational health complaints and adverse patient reactions as perceived by personnel in public dentistry
    N Jacobsen
    NIOM, Scandinavian Institute of Dental Materials, Haslum, Norway
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 19:155-9. 1991
    ..The reactions were associated with the use of local anesthetics, orthodontic appliances, and other biomaterials. Two reactions were related to contact with the dentists' latex gloves...
  46. ncbi Systematic review of adherence to infection control guidelines in dentistry
    B L Gordon
    Infection Research Group, Glasgow Dental Hospital and School, Glasgow, UK
    J Dent 29:509-16. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: More rigorously designed studies are required to assess accurately dental team members' adherence to infection control guidelines...
  47. ncbi Economic aspects of dental care in Finnish health centers
    P Utriainen
    Department of Community Dentistry, University of Kuopio, Finland
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 18:235-8. 1990
    ..The ratio of chairside assistants to dentists was also shown to have a statistically significant positive correlation with the cost of a dental visit...
  48. ncbi [Facts and statistics from the study of dentists in 2001]
    Martha Kuster
    Schweiz Monatsschr Zahnmed 112:381-6. 2002
  49. ncbi Impact of a weakened economy on dental practice
    H Barry Waldman
    N Y State Dent J 68:28-30. 2002
    ..limitations in available auxiliary personnel; 3. an awareness of populations that are more apt to maintain their use of dental services; and 4. an increase in efforts to provide care to underserved populations...
  50. ncbi Program evaluation of mobile dental services for children with special health care needs
    Constance Brooks
    Clinical Nursing MU Sinclair School of Nursing, University of Missouri Columbia, 65211, USA
    Spec Care Dentist 22:156-60. 2002
    ..Many of the improvement recommendations were initiated during the process of the program evaluation...
  51. ncbi [Different forms of payment systems for dental services and their impact on care]
    Marina Lara Soria
    Programa de Desenvolvimento da Gestão em Saúde, Faculdade de Administração, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS 90035 003, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 18:1551-9. 2002
    ..This paper reviews two important approaches, fee for service and capitation, and considers the impacts and consequences of payment strategies on the dental care system...
  52. ncbi The application of disabilities law to HIV-positive professionals in the dental practice setting
    Brian E Lewis
    Health Law Practice Group of Hinckley, Allen and Snyder, LLP, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Mass Dent Soc 51:8-11. 2002
  53. ncbi Comparative effectiveness of visual/tactile and simplified screening examinations in caries risk assessment
    J A Disney
    Department of Dental Ecology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599-7450
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 20:326-32. 1992
    ..While no cost data were collected, these results imply that costs to future prediction programs could be reduced by using screening evaluations...
  54. ncbi Periodontal health in Europe: future trends based on treatment needs and the provision of periodontal services--position paper 1
    J Konig
    Unit of Periodontology, Dental School, University of Greifswald, Greifswald, Germany
    Eur J Dent Educ 14:4-24. 2010
    ..The role of dental auxiliaries especially of dental hygienists and/or the medico-legal framework in which they work, appears to be an ..
  55. ncbi Comparison of retentive qualities of two glass-ionomer cements used as fissure sealants
    K L Weerheijm
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam ACTA, The Netherlands
    ASDC J Dent Child 63:265-7. 1996
    ..The sealants were placed in upper or lower first or second molars by dental auxiliaries. Moisture control was achieved by cotton rolls...
  56. ncbi Dental treatment demands among patients in Tanzania
    W H van Palenstein Helderman
    Department of Community and Preventive Dentistry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 18:85-7. 1990
    ..The type of curative treatment needed, mainly extractions, could well be performed by dental auxiliaries. Since the data was collected from patients among whom many visited the clinics in the late stages of ..
  57. pmc Use of the out-of-hours emergency dental service at two south-east London hospitals
    Rupert Austin
    Department of Oral Health Services Research and Dental Public Health, Kings College London Dental Institute, Caldecot Road, London, SE5 9RW, UK
    BMC Oral Health 9:19. 2009
    ..Significantly more use was being made of NHS Direct after April 2006; however, informal information networks such as friends and family remain an important source of information about accessing emergency dental services...
  58. ncbi The role of sealants in caries prevention programs
    Steven M Adair
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, School of Dentistry, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta 30912 1210, USA
    J Calif Dent Assoc 31:221-7. 2003
    ..populations; * Using sealants on incipient lesions and minimally defective restorations; and * Training more dental auxiliaries to place sealants under a dentists' supervision...
  59. ncbi National pathfinder survey of dental caries prevalence and treatment needs in The Gambia
    A O Adegbembo
    Intercountry Centre for Oral Health ICOH for Africa, PMB 2067, Old Bukuru Road, Jos, Plateau State, Nigeria
    SADJ 55:77-81. 2000
    ..The aim of this study was to assess dental caries status and treatment needs in The Gambia for the purpose of national planning...
  60. ncbi Occupational risks and hepatitis B vaccination status of dental auxiliaries in Nigeria
    C C Azodo
    Department of Periodontics, University of Benin Teaching Hospital, 300001 Benin City, Nigeria
    Med Princ Pract 19:364-6. 2010
    To assess the occupational exposure to needlestick and sharps injuries and hepatitis B vaccination status among dental auxiliaries.
  61. ncbi [Plaque control, a key element of successful orthodontics]
    Jean Marc Dersot
    88 rue Michel Ange, 75016 Paris, France
    Orthod Fr 81:33-9. 2010
    ..systematic revues, meta-analysis), to provide thought elements and concrete proposals to definitely resolve this critical phase of orthodontic treatment that is the motivation, phase that can also be achieved by "dental auxiliaries".
  62. ncbi The development of an outreach training programme in orthodontics
    R J Cure
    Postgraduate Dental Education Unit, Institute of Clinical Education, Warwick Medical School, The University of Warwick, Coventry CV4 7AL
    Br Dent J 204:631-4. 2008
    ..To describe the establishment of an outreach centre for the training of all members of the orthodontic team...
  63. ncbi Can midlevel dental providers be a benefit to the American public?
    Tobias E Rodriguez
    The Academy for Academic Leadership, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 24:892-906. 2013
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  64. ncbi Dental therapists: a global perspective
    David A Nash
    College of Dentistry, University of Kentucky, Lexington 40536 0297, USA
    Int Dent J 58:61-70. 2008
    ..It concludes by suggesting that dental therapists can become valued members of the dental team throughout the world, helping to improve access to care and reducing existing disparities in oral health...
  65. ncbi New words to promote communication and collaboration among the oral health care team
    Trisha Nunn
    J Dent Educ 72:641-2. 2008
  66. ncbi The potential for delegation of clinical care in general dental practice
    C Evans
    Department of Dental Health and Biological Sciences, Cardiff Dental School, Heath Park, Cardiff, CF14 4XY
    Br Dent J 203:695-9. 2007
    ..This study describes the proportion and volume of work undertaken in primary dental care that could be delegated to hygienists and therapists...
  67. ncbi Unacceptable treatment
    K Lewis
    Br Dent J 201:687. 2006
  68. ncbi A multilevel analysis of factors affecting the difference in dental patients' and caregivers' evaluation of oral quality of life
    F Sampogna
    Health Services Research Unit, Istituto Dermopatico dell Immacolata IDI IRCCS, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Oral Sci 116:531-7. 2008
    ..It is important to study the possible causes of the different judgments concerning patients' OHRQoL by patients and caregivers, in order to improve the patients' satisfaction with care...
  69. ncbi [Participation of dental auxiliary personnel in local health systems]
    P Frazao
    Universidad de Sao Paulo, Facultad de Salud Publica, Brasil
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 5:106-15. 1999
    ..In all cases, dental assistants working in the SILOS played a significant role in helping transform the practice of dentistry within the sphere of public health...
  70. ncbi Workforce requirements for a primary oral health care system
    W van Palenstein Helderman
    WHO Collaborating Centre, Dentistry 117, Postbus 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Int Dent J 50:371-7. 2000
    ..To present the case for a primary health care (PHC) approach for dental care in Vietnam, and thereby contribute to a better understanding of the oral health problems that exist in many developing countries...
  71. ncbi Education of dentists in Thailand
    Takashi Komabayashi
    Division of Endodontology, School of Dental Medicine, University of Conncecticut, Farmington 06030 1715, USA
    Int Dent J 57:274-8. 2007
    ..On graduation from the public dental schools, dentists are required to work in the public system for three years. Currently, there are approximately 8000 active dentists, with a dentist: population ratio of approximately 1:7000...
  72. pmc Perceptibility and acceptability of CIELAB color differences in computer-simulated teeth
    Delwin T Lindsey
    Department of Psychology, The Ohio State University, Columbus and Mansfield, OH 43210, USA
    J Dent 35:593-9. 2007
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  73. ncbi Managing HIV/hepatitis positive patients: present approach of dental health care workers and students
    Nagesh Shinde
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, ACPM Dental College and Hospital, Dhule, Maharashtra, India
    J Contemp Dent Pract 13:882-5. 2012
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  74. ncbi Assessment of treatment provided by dental health aide therapists in Alaska: a pilot study
    Kenneth Anthony Bolin
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Texas A and M University Health Science Center, Baylor College of Dentistry, Dallas, TX 75246, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 139:1530-5; discussion 1536-9. 2008
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  75. ncbi Oral self-care habits of dental and healthcare providers
    Y Zadik
    The Center for Health Promotion and Preventive Medicine, Medical Corps, Israel Defense Forces, Jerusalem, Israel
    Int J Dent Hyg 6:354-60. 2008
    ..To evaluate the self-care level of dental and healthcare providers regarding prevention of oral diseases..
  76. ncbi Oral health therapists: what is their role in Australian health care?
    P J Ford
    The University of Queensland, School of Dentistry, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Int J Dent Hyg 11:22-7. 2013
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  77. ncbi Dental therapists in general dental practices: an economic evaluation
    Tryfon J Beazoglou
    Department of Craniofacial Sciences, School of Dental Medicine, University of Connecticut Health Center, 263 Farmington Avenue, Farmington, CT 06030, USA
    J Dent Educ 76:1082-91. 2012
    ..The estimated economic impact of dental therapists in the United States on private dental practice is very limited; therefore, the demand for dental therapists by private practices also would probably be very limited...
  78. ncbi The policy context for skill mix in the National Health Service in the United Kingdom
    P Brocklehurst
    Dental Public Health, School of Dentistry, University of Manchester, Coupland 3, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PL
    Br Dent J 211:265-9. 2011
    ..This brief paper explores the policy context for labour substitution, highlighting key barriers to its integration, potential drivers for change and future areas for research...
  79. ncbi Accreditation of emerging oral health professions: options for dental therapy education programs
    Sherril B Gelmon
    Mark O Hatfield School of Government, Portland State University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    J Public Health Dent 71:S20-6. 2011
    ..The study explored the options for accreditation of educational programs to prepare a new oral health provider, the dental therapist...
  80. ncbi New Zealand's oral health students--education and workforce implications
    Susan M Moffat
    Department of Oral Sciences, Faculty of Dentistry, Dunedin, New Zealand
    N Z Dent J 107:51-6. 2011
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  81. ncbi Using telehealth technologies to improve oral health for vulnerable and underserved populations
    Paul Glassman
    Arthur A Dugoni School of Dentistry in San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    J Calif Dent Assoc 40:579-85. 2012
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  82. ncbi A medical crisis management simulation activity for pediatric dental residents and assistants
    Gee Mei Tan
    Department of Anesthesiology, The Children s Hospital, University of Colorado Denver, Aurora, CO 80045, USA
    J Dent Educ 75:782-90. 2011
    ..A majority of the participants felt that using HPS as a tool to teach crisis management is an acceptable and valuable technique to help improve their confidence in managing crisis situations that may occur in dental offices...
  83. ncbi Dental hygienists and therapists: how much professional autonomy do they have? How much do they want? Results from a UK survey
    S Turner
    Edinburgh Postgraduate Dental Institute, Level 4, Lauriston Building, Lauriston Place, Edinburgh, EH3 9HA
    Br Dent J 210:E16. 2011
    ..Earlier studies and policy papers suggest that greater autonomy for these groups may be a desirable workforce planning goal...
  84. ncbi Lack of high-quality studies comparing the effectiveness, and cost-effectiveness, of dental auxiliaries and dentists in performing dental care
    Derek Richards
    Centre for Evidence Based Dentistry, Dental Health Services Unit, Dundee Dental Hospital and School, University of Dundee, Scotland
    Evid Based Dent 15:80. 2014
    ..A number of dental journals were hand-searched and a grey literature search preformed...
  85. ncbi Modelling workforce skill-mix: how can dental professionals meet the needs and demands of older people in England?
    J E Gallagher
    King s College London Dental Institute, Guy s, King s College and St Thomas Hospitals, London SE5 9RW, UK
    Br Dent J 208:E6; discussion 116-7. 2010
    ..Operational research modelling provides the opportunity to examine and test future scenarios for National Health Service (NHS) care...
  86. ncbi Profile of the dental therapy graduate at the University of KwaZulu-Natal
    P K Singh
    School of Dentistry, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban
    SADJ 66:468, 470-4. 2011
    ..It is clear that the issue has not been resolved and that additional data pertinent to the training and deployment of this echelon of oral healthcare workers is required...
  87. ncbi Predicting high achievers in the University of Adelaide, Australia, Bachelor of Oral Health program, 2002-09
    Suzanne P Gardner
    School of Dentistry, University of Adelaide, 233 North Terrace, Adelaide SA 5000, South Australia 5000, Australia
    J Dent Educ 76:1646-56. 2012
    ..Raising the TER cut-off for entry to the program should be considered, along with less emphasis on the OA and UMAT, because such a change would have little impact on achievement and would increase the pool of applicants...
  88. ncbi Child protection: training and experiences of dental therapists
    Barbara L Chadwick
    Paediatric Dentistry Unit, School of Dentistry, Cardiff University, Heath Park, Cardiff, CF14 4XY
    Br Dent J 207:E6; discussion 130-1. 2009
    ..To identify the training in, experience of and barriers to reporting child abuse among dental therapists in the UK...
  89. ncbi Dental workforce
    Eric S Solomon
    Department of Institutional Research, The Texas A and M Health Science Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Dent Clin North Am 53:435-49. 2009
    The dental workforce refers to the number, distribution, and characteristics of dentists, dental auxiliaries, and other support staff involved in the provision of oral health care...
  90. ncbi Continuing dental education in radiation protection: monitoring the outcomes
    Eg Absi
    School of Postgraduate Medical and Dental Education, Cardiff University, University Dental Hospital and School, Heath Park, Cardiff CF14 4XY, UK
    Dentomaxillofac Radiol 38:127-33. 2009
    ..To evaluate an evolving radiation protection dental postgraduate course run in Wales between 2003 and 2007...
  91. ncbi Impact of dental therapists on productivity and finances: III. FQHC-run, school-based dental care programs in Connecticut
    Howard L Bailit
    Department of Community Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Connecticut Health Center, 263 Farmington Ave, Farmington, CT 06030, USA
    J Dent Educ 76:1077-81. 2012
    ..Nationally, FQHC-operated, school-based dental programs have the potential to increase Medicaid/CHIP utilization from the current 40 percent to 60 percent for a relatively modest increase in total expenditures...
  92. ncbi Dentistry's "hot" issues debated at ADA annual session
    G Kirk Gleason
    N Y State Dent J 71:49. 2005
  93. ncbi Orthodontics issue
    C D Stephens
    Br Dent J 195:174-5; author reply 175. 2003
  94. ncbi Let the data guide you. Looking at dentistry's past for a better future
    Sally McKenzie
    McKenzie Management and Associates, Inc, La Jolla, California, USA
    Compend Contin Educ Dent 25:16-7. 2004
  95. ncbi What's in a name?
    J H Hardy
    Br Dent J 196:249. 2004
  96. ncbi New arrangements
    K F Marshall
    Br Dent J 199:67. 2005
  97. ncbi The good receptionist
    Lola Giusti
    University of the Pacific, A Dugoni School of Dentistry, USA
    Dent Assist 74:26. 2005
  98. ncbi Clinical practice of the future. The future of dentistry
    A K Fermanis
    Columbia University School of Dental and Oral Surgery, USA
    N Y State Dent J 67:30-4. 2001
    ..However, their responsibilities will change and increase as they observe the interaction between oral and systemic health. Dental education, therefore, must reflect the changing role of the dentist...
  99. ncbi Improving the oral health status of all Americans: roles and responsibilities of academic dental institutions: the report of the ADEA President's Commission
    N Karl Haden
    ADEA Center for Educational Policy and Research, Washington, DC 20036, USA
    J Dent Educ 67:563-83. 2003
    ....
  100. ncbi Focus awards 2002
    Naomi Davis
    Br Dent J 194:339-40. 2003
    ..These changes and the way they approached their involvement in the program also earned the Zetland House team a place on the finalist list of the 2002 Focus Awards...
  101. ncbi Dental health educators
    E Kidd
    Br Dent J 196:441; author reply 441-2. 2004

Research Grants33

  1. HEALTH SERVICES RESEARCH CENTER SUPPORT
    Stephen Shortell; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..on a major four-year award from the Kellogg Foundation to evaluate the introduction of expanded-duty dental auxiliaries in private dental practices in Washington State...
  2. MERCURY BURDEN, HEALTH IMPAIRMENT IN DENTAL AUXILIARIES
    Irving Shapiro; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..This research proposal addresses itself to examining this relationship. The population consists of 300 dental auxiliaries who have had contact with mercury and a cohort of 50 dental auxiliaries who do not use mercury in their ..
  3. Planning Grant for Xylitol Trial in Caries-Active Adults
    James Bader; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  4. ORAL CONDITIONS AND SYSTEMIC HEALTH OUTCOMES
    Raul Garcia; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  5. Chlorhexidine and Pneumonia in Nursing Home Residents
    Catherine Binkley; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The results of the proposed research will serve as the basis for the design and submission of an investigator-initiated research proposal before the end of the award. ..
  6. Oral Chlorhexidine effect on ICU mortality and ventilator-associated pneumonia
    Catherine Binkley; Fiscal Year: 2008
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