Summary: Personnel who provide dental service to patients in an organized facility, institution or agency.
Publications229 found, 100 shown here
- Leadership: the young dentist's secret to successTed Schumann
J Mich Dent Assoc 84:22. 2002
- Burnout and engagement in relation with job demands and resources among dental staff in Northern IrelandRonald C Gorter
Social Dentistry and Behavioural Sciences, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam, University of Amsterdam VU University Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 39:87-95. 2011To investigate the psychological health--in particular, levels of burnout and engagement, job demands, job resources, and general psychological distress--among dental staff in Northern Ireland.
- Occupational hazards among clinical dental staffAdebola Fasunloro
Dental Hospital of the Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospital in Ile Ife, Nigeria
J Contemp Dent Pract 5:134-52. 2004..A survey on occupational hazards was conducted among the clinical dental staff at the Dental Hospital of the Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospital Complex, Ile-Ife in Osun State, ..
- Occupational exposures to blood in a dental teaching environment: results of a ten-year surveillance studyF S Younai
Section of Oral Biology and Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles School of Dentistry, 90095 1668, USA
J Dent Educ 65:436-48. 2001....
- Provision of hepatitis B vaccination for primary care dental staff in ScotlandM A Moore
Community Dental Service, NHS Lanarkshire, Coathill Hospital, Coatbridge, UK
J Infect 47:322-7. 2003..This study examined relevant OHS systems in place for dental primary care healthcare workers (DHCW) across all Health Board Areas (HBAs) in Scotland. It also explored the DHCWs' knowledge of, and access to, these systems in three HBAs...
- Neuropsychological effects of low mercury exposure in dental staff in Erzurum, TurkeyNazan Aydin
Ataturk Universitesi, Tip Fakultesi, Psikiyatri Anabilim Dali, 25240 Erzurum, Turkey
Int Dent J 53:85-91. 2003..To carry out measurements of the Hg levels and personal exposure in Turkish dental clinics, and to evaluate possible adverse effects on the CNS in dental personnel...
- Glutathione enzyme and selenoprotein polymorphisms associate with mercury biomarker levels in Michigan dental professionalsJaclyn M Goodrich
Department of Environmental Health Sciences, University of Michigan School of Public Health, 1415 Washington Heights, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 257:301-8. 2011....
- Injury reports in a dental school: a two-year overviewRichard S Callan
Medical College of Georgia, School of Dentistry, 1120 15 Street, AD 3255, Augusta, Ga 30912 1260, USA
J Dent Educ 70:1089-97. 2006....
- Dental staff doses with handheld dental intraoral x-ray unitsJoel E Gray
DIQUAD, LLC, 222 Lakeview Court, Steger, IL 60475 1586, USA
Health Phys 102:137-42. 2012..b>Dental staff doses were also compared for the handheld and conventional systems using both film and digital imaging for the ..
- Value gaps in dental practice: understanding how differences in core values can adversely affect the practicePhilip Newsome
University of Hong Kong, Oral Diagnosis Faculty of Dentistry, The Prince Philip Dental Hospital, Sai Ying Pun
J Am Dent Assoc 134:1500-4. 2003..Such values are, however, fundamental to the success of any practice; therefore, it is important to understand their significance...
- Effective managementRoger D Winland
Gen Dent 54:160. 2006
- Helping people change: the magic of motivationCathy Jameson
Jameson Management, Inc, Davis, Oklahoma, USA
J Okla Dent Assoc 94:16-8, 21-5, 27-9. 2003..Then you are going to have a team of consistent, long-term employees, you don't have turnover and with that kind of consistency, you are going to have increased productivity."..
- How to build a better teamRoger P Levin
Levin Group Inc, Owings Mills, MD 21117, USA
J Am Dent Assoc 137:896-7. 2006
- Leadership skills and team development. Part III of the dental management pyramid seriesRoger P Levin
Levin Group, Inc, 10 New Plant Court, Owings Mills, MD 21117, USA
Am J Dent 16:359-60. 2003..Leadership affords the dentist the opportunity to ensure all actions and decisions work in unison to move the practice toward his goals...
- Modeling the professionally successful practiceRichard Mounce
SADJ 58:295-7. 2003
- Five steps to deal with "energy suckers" on your teamKirk Behrendt
J Prosthodont 16:330-1. 2007
- Lead your practice like a CEORoger P Levin
Levin Group, USA
Compend Contin Educ Dent 27:422-3. 2006
- Job satisfaction among Canadian orthodontistsStephen F Roth
Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences, Faculty of Science, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 123:695-700. 2003..1% of the variation in the overall job satisfaction scale. Based on accountable sources of variance, the overall job satisfaction scale seems to be more affected by other variables than the characteristics evaluated by this survey...
- Not following the law can cause big troubleDell Richards
J Calif Dent Assoc 34:493-8. 2006
- Current issues in dental practice management. Part 1. The importance of shared valuesPhilip R H Newsome
Prince Philip Dental Hospital, University of Hong Kong, PR China
Prim Dent Care 10:37-9. 2003....
- Eight steps to HIPAA privacy complianceRisa Simon
Dent Today 22:144-9. 2003
- Are you having fun at work?Mary M Byers
J Mich Dent Assoc 88:18. 2006
- What is it like to be a patient in your office?Randy Ligh
Veterans Administration Hospital, Palo Alto, CA, USA
Dent Today 23:146, 148-9. 2004
- Fixing a broken bonus system: the Triple-Win ApproachGary Kadi
Dent Today 25:108-9. 2006
- How to reduce practice stressRoger P Levin
Levin Group, USA
Compend Contin Educ Dent 27:230, 232-3. 2006
- How do I respond to my senior partner's unprofessional demeanor?Nicholas A Fontana
J Am Dent Assoc 137:243. 2006
- Effective communication. The best defense for your practiceMargaret Surowka Rossi
N Y State Dent J 70:7-8. 2004
- How dentists are judged by patientsJennifer de St Georges
Dent Today 23:96, 98-9. 2004
- Customer service and practice profitabilityRoger P Levin
Levin Group, Inc, 10 New Plant Court, Owings Mills, MD 21117, USA
Am J Dent 17:209-10. 2004..The "Wow" experience helps your practice grow. You want your patients to become your friends. Why? Because friends refer friends. When your patients become your friends, higher profitability is the inevitable result...
- Barriers limiting dentists' active involvement in smoking cessationRichard G Watt
Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, UK
Oral Health Prev Dent 2:95-102. 2004..To assess the experience and attitudes of dental professionals towards smoking cessation and, in particular, to explore perceived barriers limiting their involvement in this area of practice...
- The eleven essentials of effective staff meetings. Part 3Alan J Goldstein
Dent Today 24:102-3. 2005
- Your most-important month of practiceTheordore C Schumann
J Mich Dent Assoc 86:28. 2004
- The staff's role in the sale of a practiceWilliam Adams
Dent Today 23:52-5. 2004
- Buyer beware: practice value drops without team buy-inRisa Simon
Simon Says Solutions, Scottsdale, AZ, USA
J Mass Dent Soc 54:18-20. 2005
- The sandwich techniquePenny Tremblay
Northern Lights Presentations
Int J Orthod Milwaukee 16:55. 2005
- Planning for the good life. It's all about keeping your life in balanceElizabeth Giangrego
CDS Rev 97:26-8. 2004
- Dentistry is a game: manage patient fear and winGary Kadi
Dent Today 25:106-7. 2006
- Case presentation. Part IV of the Dental Management Pyramid seriesRoger P Levin
Levin Group, Inc, 10 New Plant Court, Owings Mills, MD 21117, USA
Am J Dent 16:439-40. 2003..As the CEO of your practice, increasing profit while providing exceptional clinical care to patients is your number one goal. Case presentation (and acceptance) is a critical component to your success...
- "Moments of truth": how does your practice stack up?Theodore Schumann
Dental Business Services, USA
J Mich Dent Assoc 88:18. 2006
- Gifts to give yourself for the new yearGordon J Christensen
Clinical Research Associates, Provo, Utah 84604, USA
J Am Dent Assoc 135:74-7. 2004..This article has identified several of the challenges facing practitioners. If these challenges are faced and solutions implemented, the possibility of the practitioner's maintaining a happy life is greatly improved...
- Recruit, reward, and retain: how to build hygiene loyalty to you and your practiceJanice B Cary
Intelident Solutions, Tampa, Fla, USA
Dent Today 25:44, 46-7. 2006
- If your case presentation is so good, why aren't you busier?Gerald Rosen
Eastman Dental Center, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, USA
Alpha Omegan 95:31-6. 2002
- Erasing buffalo mentality: a new leadership paradigm for dentistsDon Deems
Dent Today 25:86, 88-9. 2006
- Marketing the oral and maxillofacial surgery practice through positive employee relationsJoe Niamtu
Oral Maxillofacial and Cosmetic Facial Surgery, 10230 Cherokee Rd Richmond, VA 23235, USA
Oral Maxillofac Surg Clin North Am 20:65-77. 2008..Review the hiring and firing tenets and "Rules of the Game" each time you hire a new employee, fire an established one, or face trying times with staff or partners...
- The successful oral and maxillofacial surgery practiceColin S Bell
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Baylor College of Dentistry, Texas A and M University System, 3302 Gaston Avenue, Dallas, TX 75246, USA
Oral Maxillofac Surg Clin North Am 20:101-7. 2008....
- The power of valuesRoger P Levin
Levin Group Inc, Owings Mills, MD 21117, USA
J Am Dent Assoc 134:1520-1. 2003..Once you have completed this exercise, you may want to repeat the process for your personal values. It can be insightful and fun...
- A safe bet to increase office productivityLouis Malcmacher
Dent Today 27:148, 150. 2008
- Employee relationsEric T K Demann
University of Kentucky, College of Dentistry, Kentucky Clinic Dentistry, A 219, Lexington, KY 40536 0284, USA
Dent Clin North Am 52:535-47, ix. 2008..Understanding the legal requirements set by various governmental agencies such as OSHA can help ensure that the rights and well-being of every employee are protected...
- Risk management techniques for the general dentist and specialistHarry Dym
Department of Dentistry and Oral Maxillofacial Surgery, The Brooklyn Hospital Center, 121 Dekalb Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11201, USA
Dent Clin North Am 52:563-77, ix. 2008..Good patient communication, rapport, and excellent documentation are the keys to minimizing, and possibly eliminating future lawsuits...
- The cheerleader who won't shake her pom ponsPenny Tremblay
Int J Orthod Milwaukee 19:37. 2008
- Making staff meetings effectiveRoger P Levin
Levin Group, 10 New Plant Court, Owings Mills, MD 21117, USA
J Am Dent Assoc 139:1126-7. 2008
- What are the ethical issues to consider when deciding whether to treat my staff?Rand T Mattson
American Dental Association Council on Ethics, Bylaws and Judicial Affairs, 211 E Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
J Am Dent Assoc 139:490-1. 2008
- Communication, the foundation of successLinda Miles
Linda Miles and Associates, Virginia Beach, VA, USA
J Indiana Dent Assoc 86:18-9. 2007
- Modeling the professionally successful practiceRichard E Mounce
Dent Today 21:100-5. 2002
- The passion for dentistryRoger P Levin
Levin Group Inc, Owings Mills, MD 21117, USA
J Am Dent Assoc 138:104-5. 2007
- The practice of your future: creating a visionKenneth L Zakariasen
American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, Madison, Wis 53718, USA
J Am Dent Assoc 133:213-8. 2002..This article presents a process called "Appreciative Inquiry," which dentists can use to create a vision of their future practices...
- New directions: the underpinnings of clinical excellenceAlan Goldstein
Dent Today 26:144, 146. 2007
- Marketing your dental practice legally and ethicallySteven DeCrescenzo
N Y State Dent J 68:26-8. 2002
- Practice planning for the young dentistRoger P Levin
Levin Group, Inc
Alpha Omegan 100:15-6. 2007
- [Adherence to oral hygiene and dental self-care]A Poplinger
Academic College of Tel Aviv Yafo, School of Behavioral Sciences, Medical Psychology, M A Program
Refuat Hapeh Vehashinayim 27:38-49, 62-3. 2010..of Adherence, referring to the cooperation of an individual with the demands of his treatment regime and the dental staff. The idea of promoting health adherence aims mainly for using medication, attending the periodic inspections ..
- Comparison of different flow-reducing bag-valve ventilation devices regarding respiratory mechanics and gastric inflation in an unprotected airway modelFabienne C Rabus
Department of Craniomaxillofacial Surgery, University of Zurich Dental Center, Plattenstrasse 15, CH 8032 Zurich, Switzerland
Resuscitation 78:224-9. 2008..Gastric inflation (GI) is a significant issue when ventilation is performed on unprotected airways...
- Ambient nitrous oxide levels during pediatric sedationsR J Henry
Department of Pediatric Dentistry, College of Dentistry, University of Florida
Pediatr Dent 12:87-91. 1990..have reported that higher-than-recommended levels of nitrous oxide exist in the breathing zone of the dental staff. This study was undertaken to accurately determine waste nitrous oxide levels during pediatric sedations and to ..
- Multidrug-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis in an HIV dental clinicJ L Cleveland
Division of Oral Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 16:7-11. 1995..Dental patients were not routinely questioned about TB by dental staff, nor were all dental staff screened routinely for TB...
- Dental unit waterlines: review and product evaluationF S Panagakos
New Jersey Dental School University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, 110 Bergen Street, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
J N J Dent Assoc 72:20-5, 38. 2001..These methods must be economical and require minimal effort to use on the part of the dental staff. In order for the system to work efficiently, the effluent water that is produced must be compatible with ..
- A survey of North Carolina safety-net dental clinics' methods for communicating with patients of limited english proficiency (LEP)Kimberly J Hammersmith
Department of Dental Ecology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
J Public Health Dent 69:90-4. 2009..Accordingly, the purpose of the study was to examine methods of communicating with patients with LEP in North Carolina (NC) safety-net dental clinics as perceived by dental staff.
- Antimicrobial effect of 4 disinfectants on alginate, polyether, and polyvinyl siloxane impression materialsOsama Al-Jabrah
Division of Prosthetic Dentistry, Department of Dentistry, King Hussein Medical Center, Royal Medical Services, Amman, Jordan
Int J Prosthodont 20:299-307. 2007Dental impressions often carry microorganisms that may cause cross infection from patients to dental staff. The aim of the current study was to determine the effectiveness of 4 different disinfectant solutions on 3 commonly used ..
- Burnout and its causes in Finnish dentistsH Murtomaa
Department of Dental Public Health, University of Helsinki, Finland
Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 18:208-12. 1990..Half of those responding were very satisfied with their relationship to other dental staff. All but 9% of dentists experienced problems in their physical working environments and 22% felt that their ..
- Device capable of reducing gastric inflation during artificial ventilation in a manikin modelTill Mutzbauer
Department of Craniomaxillofacial Surgery, University of Zurich Dental Center, Zurich, Switzerland
J Emerg Med 38:428-33. 2010..Fourteen academic dental staff members performed 10 ventilations on a manikin using the reservoir-supplemented device in comparison to the ..
- Vital pulpotomy in the primary dentition: attitudes and practices of community dental staff in WalesEmma Jane Hingston
Dental Health and Biological Sciences, Wales College of Medicine, School of Dentistry, Cardiff, UK
Int J Paediatr Dent 17:186-91. 2007..This study was designed to examine the attitudes and practices of Community Dental Service (CDS) staff in Wales in relation to vital pulpotomy for primary molars 18 months following the IARC's press release...
- Alternative concept of ventilation during cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) in dental chairsFiona C Stohler
Poliklinik für Orale Chirurgie, Zentrum fur Zahn, Mund und Kieferheilkunde, Universitat Zurich, Deutschland
Schweiz Monatsschr Zahnmed 117:814-9. 2007..Twenty academic dental staff members performed ten ventilations on a manikin during CPR by use of EG, LT and SB in a randomized order...
- Percutaneous injuries and hepatitis B vaccination among Lithuanian dentistsJurate Rimkuviene
Institute of Odontology, Faculty of Medicine, Vilnius University, Zalgirio str 115, 08217 Vilnius, Lithuania
Stomatologija 13:2-7. 2011The transmission of blood-borne viruses in dental offices is a potential hazard to patients and dental staff. The aim of the study was to clarify the current situation regarding hepatitis B virus vaccination, percutaneous injuries among ..
- Evaluation of mycological contamination of dental unit waterlinesJolanta Szymanska
Department of Paedodontics, Medical University of Lublin, Poland
Ann Agric Environ Med 12:153-5. 2005The quality of dental unit water is of great importance since patients and dental staff are regularly exposed to water from aerosols generated during work...
- Concentration and species composition of aerobic and facultatively anaerobic bacteria released to the air of a dental operation area before and after disinfection of dental unit waterlinesJolanta Szymanska
Departament of Paedodontics, Medical University of Lublin, Staszica 11, Lublin, Poland
Ann Agric Environ Med 15:301-7. 2008..the high pollution of dental operation area with bacteria indicates a need for use of preventive measures protecting dental staff and patients, such as DUWL disinfection that proved efficient in decrease of exposure in the present study.
- Aerosolization of mycobacteria and legionellae during dental treatment: low exposure despite dental unit contaminationSteve Dutil
Institut Universitaire de Cardiologie et de Pneumologie de l Universite Laval, Hopital Laval, Quebec, Quebec, Canada
Environ Microbiol 9:2836-43. 2007..and NTM were quantified by qPCR in bioaerosol and DUWL water samples. Dental staff and patients are exposed to bacteria generated during dental treatments (up to 4...
- Health and neuropsychological functioning of dentists exposed to mercuryK A Ritchie
Institute of Hearing Research Scottish Section, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, Scotland, UK
Occup Environ Med 59:287-93. 2002..A cross sectional survey of dentists in the west of Scotland and unmatched controls was conducted to find the effect of chronic exposure to mercury on health and cognitive functioning...
- Investigation of nitrous oxide pollution arising from inhalational sedation for the extraction of teeth in child patientsN M Girdler
Department of Sedation, University of Newcastle Dental School, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
Int J Paediatr Dent 8:93-102. 1998i) TO test whether the exposure of dental staff to nitrous oxide during inhalational sedation with nitrous oxide/oxygen for extractions in children complies with specified occupational exposure standards, and (ii) to assess the ..
- How well does the health history form identify adolescent smokers?Deborah Hennrikus
Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55454, USA
J Am Dent Assoc 136:1113-20. 2005..This study examines the accuracy of adolescents' reports of tobacco use on a health history form completed in the dental office and the relationship between these reports and cessation advice provided by dental professionals...
- Effects of training in management of child behavior for dental hygiene studentsT Ishikawa
Department of Pediatric Dentistry, School of Dentistry, Hiroshima University
ASDC J Dent Child 64:435-8. 1997..Forty-eight dental hygiene students, nine dental staff, and thirty-one dentists were subjects for the reliability and validity scale...
- Practice management in pediatric dentistryE S Nacht
Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Medical College of Virginia, Richmond, USA
Dent Clin North Am 44:697-711. 2000..It results in staff and patient loyalty and high patient satisfaction. It is an ongoing, continuously active, evolutionary process. It permits a positive attitude of professional growth for the entire pediatric dental staff team.
- Quality of digital panoramic radiography in a newly established dental schoolLeif Kullman
Department of Diagnostic Sciences, Faculty of Dentistry, Kuwait University, Kuwait
Swed Dent J 30:165-70. 2006..Both theoretical and practical training is recommended for radiology staff, as in Sweden, where dental staff should be properly trained to make exposures.
- Successful implementation of community water fluoridation via the community diagnosis processD E Brumley
Tennessee Department of Health, South Central Regional Health Office, 1216 Trotwood Avenue, Columbia, TN 38401 4899, USA
J Public Health Dent 61:28-33. 2001..This paper describes the community diagnosis process and how it was used to implement community water fluoridation in Tennessee...
- Perception of molar-incisor hypomineralisation (MIH) by Iraqi dental academicsAghareed Ghanim
Melbourne Dental School, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
Int J Paediatr Dent 21:261-70. 2011..The understanding and detection of molar-incisor hypomineralisation (MIH) is linked to its recognition by clinicians. No study has investigated dental clinicians' level of perception regarding MIH in the Middle East region including Iraq...
- Cleanability of dental instruments--implications of residual protein and risks from Creutzfeldt-Jakob diseaseJ T Walker
HPA Centre for Emergency Preparedness and Response, Porton Down, Salisbury, SP4 0JG
Br Dent J 203:395-401. 2007..procedure for disinfection and sterilisation of dental instruments to ensure both the safety of patients and dental staff. Dental instruments that are difficult to clean are frequently contaminated with tissue debris after routine ..
- Allergic contact dermatitis in dentistryD M Rubel
Department of Dermatology, Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick, New South Wales, Australia
Australas J Dermatol 41:63-9; quiz 70-1. 2000..adoption of rubber gloves by staff has resulted in a significant increase in ACD to glove allergens in both dental staff and their patients, while affording protection against the traditional allergens...
- Competency assessment for infection control in the undergraduate dental curriculumMike R Milward
School of Dentistry, University of Birmingham, St Chads Queensway, Birmingham, UK
Eur J Dent Educ 11:148-54. 2007..This study aimed at investigating the introduction of an infection control competency assessment on undergraduate dental student's awareness and knowledge of infection control...
- Measurement of airborne bacteria and endotoxin generated during dental cleaningSteve Dutil
Institut Universitaire de Cardiologie et de Pneumologie de l Universite Laval, Hopital Laval, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
J Occup Environ Hyg 6:121-30. 2009..The use of fluorescence microscopy in combination with culture demonstrated that dental staff and patients were exposed to up to 1.86 E+05 bacteria/m(3) generated during treatments...
- Qualitative assessment of the dental health services provided at a dental school in Kerman, IranMaryam Rad
Shafa Street, Department of Oral Medicine, School of Dentistry, Medical University of Kerman, Kerman, Iran
Braz Oral Res 23:377-80. 2009..In addition, the results of this study show that the patients and dental staff have high expectations in relation to dental services, and that implementation of these expectations would ..
- Seizures temporally associated with nitrous oxide administration for pediatric procedural sedationJudith L Zier
Department of Pediatric Critical Care, Children s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota, St Paul, Minnesota, USA
J Child Neurol 25:1517-20. 2010Nitrous oxide is an inhaled agent commonly used by dental staff to provide anxiolysis and analgesia for dental procedures and by anesthesia personnel as an adjunct to more potent general anesthetic gases...
- Challenges of managing child behavior in the 21st century dental settingBarbara Sheller
Children s Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Seattle, Wash, USA
Pediatr Dent 26:111-3. 2004..The insurance industry, regulatory bodies, legal system, dental staff, and pediatric dentist education are other influences on behavior management...
- Patient satisfaction at rural outreach dental camps - a one year reportAshish Shrestha
Department of Community Dentistry, Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Mangalore, India
Rural Remote Health 8:891. 2008..Patient satisfaction is becoming an increasingly important indicator of quality of dental care. Therefore, the present study was designed to evaluate patient satisfaction at various rural outreach dental camps...
- Oral health coordinators in long-term care--a pilot studyGilda J Pronych
Adjunct Faculty, New Hampshire Technical Institute, Concord, New Hampshire, USA
Spec Care Dentist 30:59-65. 2010..An oral health coordinator (OHC) was appointed in each facility to act as a liaison between nursing and dental staff, provide resources for nursing assistants, and ensure staff delivery of residents' daily oral care...
- Dental unit waterlines: source of contamination and cross-infectionS Kumar
Department of Preventive and Community Dentistry, Darshan Dental College and Hospital, Loyara, Ranakpur road, Udaipur 313001, India
J Hosp Infect 74:99-111. 2010..The quality of dental unit water is of considerable importance since patients and dental staff are regularly exposed to water and aerosols generated from the dental unit...
- A training syllabus for radiation protection in dental radiologyA Gallagher
Department of Medical Physics and Bioengineering, St James s Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
Radiat Prot Dosimetry 129:219-21. 2008..The revised course was delivered to over 200 dental staff members at two separate meetings during 2006. The response from attendees was very positive...
- Hepatitis B virus infection in dentistry: a forgotten topicN Mahboobi
Department of Oral Medicine, School of Dentistry, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
J Viral Hepat 17:307-16. 2010..Globally, 350-400 million suffer from chronic HBV infection. It is postulated that dentists and dental staff are infected and transmit the virus to their patients more than any other occupation...
- Dental device-associated problems: an analysis of FDA postmarket surveillance dataJ Fuller
Division of Postmarket Surveillance, Office of Surveillance and Biometrics, Center for Devices and Radiological Health, U S Food and Drug Administration, 1350 Piccard Drive, Room 300, HFZ 520, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
J Am Dent Assoc 132:1540-8. 2001..The authors provide an analysis of dental device adverse event reports collected through the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's, or FDA's, mandatory and voluntary reporting programs between Aug. 1, 1996, and June 30, 1999...
- Environmental monitoring of nitrous oxide during dental anaesthesiaK A Henderson
Health and Safety Unit, University of Wales College of Medicine, Heath Park, Cardiff
Br Dent J 188:617-9. 2000..the need to provide adequate control measures such as anaesthetic gas scavenging, to reduce occupational exposure to dental staff in dental operating theatres and community dental clinics, therefore providing a safe working environment.
- Needs and demands of prosthetic treatment among two groups of individualsGadeer Nimri Mukatash
Department of Prosthodontics, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Amman, Jordan
Indian J Dent Res 21:564-7. 2010..The level of knowledge, awareness, and attitude about teeth-replacement options among a group of medical and paramedical subjects and to compare them with the general population...
- Influence of education level and experience on detection of approximal caries in digital dental radiographs. An in vitro studyKristina Hellén-Halme
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology, Faculty of Odontology, Malmo University, Malmo, Sweden
Swed Dent J 34:63-9. 2010This study evaluated whether variations in education level and experience among dental staff influence the diagnostic accuracy of carious lesions on digital radiographs...
- Microbial contamination in dental unit waterlinesMaria Cristina Monteiro de Souza-Gugelmin
Discipline of Microbiology and Immunology, Department of Toxicological and Bromatologic Clinical Analyses, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences of Ribeirao Preto, USP, Ribeirao Preto, SP, Brazil
Braz Dent J 14:55-7. 2003The quality of water in a dental unit is of considerable importance because patients and dental staff are regularly exposed to water and aerosol generated from the dental unit...
- The role of manufacturers in reducing biofilms in dental chair waterlinesD C Coleman
Microbiology Research Unit, Division of Oral Biosciences, Dublin Dental School and Hospital, University of Dublin, Trinity College Dublin, Lincoln Place, Dublin 2, Ireland
J Dent 35:701-11. 2007..This paper reviews how dental chair unit (DCU) manufacturers can contribute practically to resolving the problem of biofilm formation in dental unit waterlines (DUWs)...
- Oral health-related quality of life among adults 68-77 years old in Nord-Trøndelag, NorwayK E Dahl
Faculty of Dentistry, School of Dental Hygiene and Oral Health, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
Int J Dent Hyg 9:87-92. 2011Dental health has mostly been measured by dental staff disregarding patient's experiences. However, clinical conditions alone do not fully indicate how people feel affected by their oral status...
- Electrolytic Control of Biofilm in Dental Units & WaterAnne Camper; Fiscal Year: 2004..The electrolytic system will not require attention from the Dental staff except during monthly maintenance...
- ADOLESCENT SMOKING CESSATION IN DENTAL PRACTICESHarry Lando; Fiscal Year: 2001..b>Dental staff in all clinics will be trained in a systems approach to tobacco control...
- Childhood Obesity Prevention: A Model for School-Based Dental ProgramsMary Tavares; Fiscal Year: 2009..particularly the time increment required for the intervention activities, reactions from students, caregivers, dental staff and school personnel;changes in risk behavior for obesity: i.e...
- BIOLOGICAL EFFECTS OF NITROUS OXIDE USED IN DENTISTRYA Verrusio; Fiscal Year: 1980..dentists suggested that occupational exposure to anesthetic gases might be a health hazard to the dentist, the dental staff, and their families...
- Scientific Advances in CAM by Allied Health and NursingRiva 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. ..
- CHILD ORAL HEALTH QUALITY OF LIFE QUESTIONNAIREHillary Broder; Fiscal Year: 2002..Given the disparities in health status across ethnic groups and SES as well as the thrust to ration health costs, examining the impact of oral health conditions is essential in developing health policy. ..