dental caries susceptibility

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  1. ncbi Multifactorial modeling for root caries prediction
    A Scheinin
    Department of Cariology, University of Turku, Finland
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 20:35-7. 1992
  2. ncbi Incremental susceptibility of individual tooth surfaces to dental caries in Scottish adolescents
    I G Chestnutt
    Department of Adult Dental Care, University of Glasgow, Scotland
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 24:11-6. 1996
  3. ncbi Results after two years of non-operative treatment of occlusal surface in children with high caries prevalence
    Marisa Maltz
    Department of Social and Preventive Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
    Braz Dent J 14:48-54. 2003
  4. ncbi Interproximal contact points and proximal caries in posterior primary teeth
    Paul J Allison
    Faculty of Dentistry, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Pediatr Dent 25:334-40. 2003
  5. ncbi Association between AMELX polymorphisms and dental caries in Koreans
    S W Kang
    Department of Oral Pathology and Institute of Oral Biology, School of Dentistry, Kyung Hee University, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Oral Dis 17:399-406. 2011
  6. pmc Taste genes associated with dental caries
    S Wendell
    Center for Oral Health Research in Appalachia, University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Dent Res 89:1198-202. 2010
  7. ncbi Inherited risks for susceptibility to dental caries
    C F Shuler
    Center for Craniofacial Molecular Biology, University of Southern California School of Dentistry, Los Angeles 90033, USA
    J Dent Educ 65:1038-45. 2001
  8. pmc Geo-mapping of caries risk in children and adolescents - a novel approach for allocation of preventive care
    Ulf Stromberg
    Section of Community and Preventive Dentistry, Maxillofacial Unit, Halland Hospital, SE 301 85 Halmstad, Sweden
    BMC Oral Health 11:26. 2011
  9. ncbi Common SNPs of AmelogeninX (AMELX) and dental caries susceptibility
    B Gasse
    UMR 7138, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, 75005 Paris, France
    J Dent Res 92:418-24. 2013
  10. pmc Update on early childhood caries since the Surgeon General's Report
    Norman Tinanoff
    Department of Health Promotion and Policy, University of Maryland Dental School, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    Acad Pediatr 9:396-403. 2009

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  1. ncbi Multifactorial modeling for root caries prediction
    A Scheinin
    Department of Cariology, University of Turku, Finland
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 20:35-7. 1992
    ..8). A positive finding of Past Root Caries (RDFS) or the combination of the other three tests (Can, LB, VPT%) as criteria for selection in screening for root caries produced good accuracy (84.0) and a relative risk of 5.5...
  2. ncbi Incremental susceptibility of individual tooth surfaces to dental caries in Scottish adolescents
    I G Chestnutt
    Department of Adult Dental Care, University of Glasgow, Scotland
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 24:11-6. 1996
    ..However, overall the contribution of these surfaces to 3-yr increments was, 40%, 47% and 13%, respectively...
  3. ncbi Results after two years of non-operative treatment of occlusal surface in children with high caries prevalence
    Marisa Maltz
    Department of Social and Preventive Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
    Braz Dent J 14:48-54. 2003
    ..From the 15 cavitated lesions, only 5 surfaces needed to be filled. This program showed that care of erupting teeth on an individualized basis can control occlusal caries...
  4. ncbi Interproximal contact points and proximal caries in posterior primary teeth
    Paul J Allison
    Faculty of Dentistry, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Pediatr Dent 25:334-40. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the hypothesis that the risk of proximal caries in posterior primary teeth is higher when interproximal contact points are closed than when they are open...
  5. ncbi Association between AMELX polymorphisms and dental caries in Koreans
    S W Kang
    Department of Oral Pathology and Institute of Oral Biology, School of Dentistry, Kyung Hee University, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Oral Dis 17:399-406. 2011
    ..AMELX is the gene coding amelogenin, which is the most important factor for normal enamel development. The aim of this study was to examine the relationship between dental caries and single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) in AMELX...
  6. pmc Taste genes associated with dental caries
    S Wendell
    Center for Oral Health Research in Appalachia, University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Dent Res 89:1198-202. 2010
    ..Statistically significant associations were seen in TAS2R38 and TAS1R2 for caries risk and/or protection...
  7. ncbi Inherited risks for susceptibility to dental caries
    C F Shuler
    Center for Craniofacial Molecular Biology, University of Southern California School of Dentistry, Los Angeles 90033, USA
    J Dent Educ 65:1038-45. 2001
    ..Genetic linkage approaches on well-characterized populations with clearly defined dental caries incidence will be required to further analyze the relationship between inheritance and dental caries...
  8. pmc Geo-mapping of caries risk in children and adolescents - a novel approach for allocation of preventive care
    Ulf Stromberg
    Section of Community and Preventive Dentistry, Maxillofacial Unit, Halland Hospital, SE 301 85 Halmstad, Sweden
    BMC Oral Health 11:26. 2011
    ..The aim of the study was to apply a novel concept for presenting epidemiological data based on caries risk in the region of Halland in southwest Sweden, using geo-maps...
  9. ncbi Common SNPs of AmelogeninX (AMELX) and dental caries susceptibility
    B Gasse
    UMR 7138, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, 75005 Paris, France
    J Dent Res 92:418-24. 2013
    ..Both evolutionary and statistical analyses showed that none of these SNPs was associated with caries susceptibility, suggesting that AMELX is not a gene candidate in our studied population...
  10. pmc Update on early childhood caries since the Surgeon General's Report
    Norman Tinanoff
    Department of Health Promotion and Policy, University of Maryland Dental School, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    Acad Pediatr 9:396-403. 2009
    ..Findings regarding antimicrobial interventions, efforts to modify diets, and traditional dental health education are less consistent...
  11. ncbi Classification of dental caries patterns in the primary dentition: a multidimensional scaling analysis
    Walter J Psoter
    Department of Epidemiology and Health Promotion, New York University College of Dentistry, New York, NY 10010, USA
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 31:231-8. 2003
    ..The purpose of this project was to identify patterns of caries in the dentition of preschool children using multidimensional scaling without a priori pattern delineation...
  12. pmc Genes and their effects on dental caries may differ between primary and permanent dentitions
    X Wang
    Center for Craniofacial and Dental Genetics, School of Dental Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15219, USA
    Caries Res 44:277-84. 2010
    ..Moreover, metrics for quantifying caries that incorporate white-spot lesions may serve as better phenotypes in genetic studies of the causes of tooth decay...
  13. ncbi The association of early dental caries patterns with caries incidence in preschool children
    D M O'Sullivan
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT06030 1610, USA
    J Public Health Dent 56:81-3. 1996
    ..This study assessed the development of caries in preschool children over two years according to baseline caries pattern...
  14. ncbi Tuftelin, mutans streptococci, and dental caries susceptibility
    R L Slayton
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, University of Washington School of Dentistry, Box 357136, 1959 NE Pacific Street, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Dent Res 84:711-4. 2005
    The purpose of this study was to identify genetic factors that contribute to dental caries susceptibility, either alone or in combination with environmental factors...
  15. pmc Genetic susceptibility to dental caries on pit and fissure and smooth surfaces
    J R Shaffer
    Department of Human Genetics, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Caries Res 46:38-46. 2012
    ..001), indicating that genetic factors may exert differential effects on caries risk in PFS versus SMS in the primary dentition...
  16. ncbi Two-dimensional electrophoresis study of in vitro pellicle formation and dental caries susceptibility
    Rui Vitorino
    Department of Chemistry, University of Aveiro, Portugal
    Eur J Oral Sci 114:147-53. 2006
    ..The correlation between higher levels of the phosphorylated acidic PRPs 1/2 with samples from the caries-free group also suggests a protective role for these proteins...
  17. pmc A major gene effect controls resistance to caries
    R I Werneck
    Core for Advanced Molecular Investigation, Graduate Program in Health Sciences, Center for Biological and Health Sciences, Pontifical Catholic University of Parana, Imaculada Conceição St 1155 CCBS PPGCS, Prado Velho, CEP 80215 901 Curitiba, Parana, Brazil
    J Dent Res 90:735-9. 2011
    ..63; mean numbers of decayed teeth were 1.53 and 9.53 for genotypes AA/AB and BB, respectively. These results represent a step toward a description of the exact nature of the genetic risk factors controlling human susceptibility to caries...
  18. ncbi Host and microbiological factors related to dental caries development
    J J de Soet
    Department of Oral Microbiology, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Caries Res 42:340-7. 2008
    ..3) for the whole population. For children who had 4 or more carious lesions at baseline, the significance increased (p = 0.005, OR = 4.8), suggesting that the CD14-260 TT genotype was protective for AFF as a consequence of dental caries...
  19. ncbi Identification of chromosomes associated with dental caries susceptibility using quantitative trait locus analysis in mice
    Megumi Nariyama
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Nihon University School of Dentistry at Matsudo, Matsudo, Chiba, Japan
    Caries Res 38:79-84. 2004
    ..This study aimed to identify the major candidate chromosomes for dental caries susceptibility and to detect the relevant regions within these...
  20. ncbi The association of bacterial adhesion with dental caries
    C Stenudd
    Department of Odontology/Cariology, , Sweden
    J Dent Res 80:2005-10. 2001
    ..Non-Db phenotypes (i.e., acidic PRP-1 and PRP-2 variants) coincided with both low caries experience and S. mutans, but high A. naeslundii, adhesion. Thus, bacterial adhesion may modulate susceptibility and resistance to dental caries...
  21. ncbi Risk assessment and epidemiology of dental caries: review of the literature
    Max Anderson
    Washington Dental Service, Seattle, USA
    Pediatr Dent 24:377-85. 2002
    ..This paper presents a review of the known risk factors for dental caries in child and adolescent populations...
  22. pmc Possible association of amelogenin to high caries experience in a Guatemalan-Mayan population
    K Deeley
    Department of Oral Biology, School of Dental Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Caries Res 42:8-13. 2008
    ..The approach of comparing individuals with extremely distinct caries experiences could be valuable for decreasing the potential influence of environmental factors on genetic studies of caries...
  23. ncbi Patient caries risk assessment
    Svante Twetman
    Department of Cariology and Endodontics, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Monogr Oral Sci 21:91-101. 2009
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  24. ncbi Caries experience in relation to oral hygiene, salivary cariogenic microflora, buffer capacity and secretion rate in 6-year olds and 12 year olds in Riga
    Jekaterina Gudkina
    Conservative Dentistry Department, Dzirciema str 20, Institute of Stomatology, Riga Stradins University, Riga, Latvia
    Stomatologija 10:76-80. 2008
    ....
  25. ncbi Current understanding of the epidemiology mechanisms, and prevention of dental caries in preschool children
    Norman Tinanoff
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Dental School, University of Maryland, Baltimore, USA
    Pediatr Dent 24:543-51. 2002
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  26. ncbi Xerostomia management in the head and neck radiation patient
    Carl W Haveman
    Department of General Dentistry, UTHSC San Antonio, TX, USA
    Tex Dent J 121:483-97. 2004
  27. ncbi Oral condition, chemistry of saliva, and salivary levels of Streptococcus mutans in thalassemic patients
    P F Lugliè
    Dental Institute, University of Sassari, Viale San Pietro 43 C, 07100 Sassari, Italy
    Clin Oral Investig 6:223-6. 2002
    ..Our findings confirm that, although no substantial differences were found between the two observed groups, further investigations are needed to determine the theoretical risk of oral diseases in thalassemic patients...
  28. ncbi Comparison of levels of mutans streptococci and lactobacilli in children with nursing bottle caries, rampant caries, healthy children with 3-5 dmft/DMFT and healthy caries free children
    R Krishnakumar
    Dept of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry, College of Dental Sciences, Davangere, Karnataka
    J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent 20:1-5. 2002
    ..The levels of mutans streptococci and lactobacilli were estimated at all the sample sites. The result further supported the role of mutans streptococci in the initiation and of lactobacilli in the progression of the dental caries...
  29. ncbi Dental caries and associated factors in Mexican schoolchildren aged 6-13 years
    Alejandro José Casanova-Rosado
    Facultad de Odontología de la Universidad Autónoma de Campeche, Campeche, Campeche, Mexico
    Acta Odontol Scand 63:245-51. 2005
    ..This study has identified clinical, socio-economic, and behavioral determinants for dental caries in primary and permanent dentition on Mexican schoolchildren...
  30. ncbi New caries detection technologies and modern caries management: merging the strategies
    Douglas A Young
    Department of Diagnosis and Management, University of the Pacific School of Dentistry, San Francisco, California, USA
    Gen Dent 50:320-31. 2002
    ..Two relatively new detection technologies (DIAGNOdent and DIFOTI) will be reviewed...
  31. ncbi A paradigm shift in the treatment of caries
    Steven Steinberg
    University of Illinois, Chicago College of Dentistry, USA
    Gen Dent 50:333-8. 2002
    ..Patients receive treatment using a medical model consisting of four steps: bacterial control; reduction of risk levels for at-risk patients; reversal of active sites by remineralization; and follow-up and maintenance...
  32. ncbi Caries-inhibiting effect of professional fluoride gel application in low-caries children initially aged 4.5-6.5 years
    H M van Rijkom
    Department of Preventive and Community Dentistry and Pedodontology, University of Nijmegen UMCN, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Caries Res 38:115-23. 2004
    ..5- to 6.5-year-olds, fluoride gel treatment showed a statistically significant (tested one-sided) caries-inhibiting effect on D3MFS, which was considered not clinically relevant, and no significant effect on d3mfs...
  33. ncbi Comparing caries risk factors and risk profiles between children and elderly
    Gunnel Hänsel Petersson
    Department of Cariology, Faculty of Odontology, Malmo University, Malmo, Sweden
    Swed Dent J 28:119-28. 2004
    ..Over all, the risk for caries, as assessed by the Cariogram, was twice as high for the elderly...
  34. ncbi Cost-effectiveness of different caries preventive measures in a high-risk population of Swedish adolescents
    N Oscarson
    Epidemiology, Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 31:169-78. 2003
    ..This means a yearly cost of approximately 334 SEK...
  35. ncbi The caries balance: the basis for caries management by risk assessment
    John D B Featherstone
    Department of Preventive and Restorative Dental Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, 94143, USA
    Oral Health Prev Dent 2:259-64. 2004
    ..The key to improved dental health for all is now for the dental profession to embrace this knowledge and put it into practice in the real world, to inhibit caries formation and progression, and to enhance the natural repair process...
  36. ncbi Detection of approximal caries in 5-year-old Swedish children
    M Anderson
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Eastman Dental Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Caries Res 39:92-9. 2005
    ..It is concluded that 33% of the 5-year-olds, representing a low caries prevalence population, benefited from bitewing examination. The ability to identify these children from the predictors was, however, limited...
  37. ncbi The effects of a supervised toothbrushing programme on the caries increment of primary school children, initially aged 5-6 years
    R J Jackson
    North West London Community Dental Service, Oral Health Research Centre, London, UK
    Caries Res 39:108-15. 2005
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  38. ncbi Multivariate survival analysis for the identification of factors associated with cavity formation in permanent first molars
    Roos Leroy
    School of Dentistry, Oral Pathology and Maxillofacial Surgery, Catholic University Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur J Oral Sci 113:145-52. 2005
    ..The multiple survival analysis confirmed the major impact of the caries status of the deciduous dentition and self-reported oral hygiene habits on the incidence of cavities in permanent first molars...
  39. ncbi Caries management by risk assessment: consensus statement, April 2002
    John D B Featherstone
    Department of Preventive and Restorative Dental Sciences, University of California at San Francisco, 94143, USA
    J Calif Dent Assoc 31:257-69. 2003
  40. ncbi Effect of school-based fluoride varnish programmes on approximal caries in adolescents from different caries risk areas
    Ulla Moberg Sköld
    Department of Preventive Dental Care, Vastra Gotaland Region, Goteborg, Sweden
    Caries Res 39:273-9. 2005
    ..To conclude, school-based F varnish treatment every 6 months in 13- to 16-year-olds is excellent to prevent approximal caries in medium and high caries risk areas...
  41. ncbi Xylitol and dental caries: an overview for clinicians
    Heather Lynch
    Department of Dental Public Health Sciences, Northwest Alaska Center to Reduce Oral Health Disparities, University of Washington, Seattle 98195 7475, USA
    J Calif Dent Assoc 31:205-9. 2003
    ..Food products containing xylitol are available commercially and through specialized manufacturers, and have the potential to be widely accessible to consumers...
  42. ncbi The effect of choosing different units of analysis when estimating risk of presence of dental caries in the primary dentition
    F Scheutz
    Department of Community Oral Health and Pediatric Dentistry, Dental School, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Aarhus, Aarhus, Denmark
    Community Dent Health 20:27-33. 2003
    ..Data on caries are usually collected with the tooth surface or the tooth as the unit, but subsequently analysed by aggregating the data at the level of the individual...
  43. ncbi Assessment of caries risk in preschool children
    Kaisu Pienihäkkinen
    Institute of Dentistry, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    Caries Res 38:156-62. 2004
    ..The present results indicate that in 2-year-old children, the combination of two or three risk indicators (MS strip, incipient caries lesions, and use of candies) might have caries-predictive power enough for clinical implications...
  44. ncbi An abbreviated caries clinical trial design validated over 24 months
    R K Chesters
    Unilever Dental Research, Port Sunlight, Quarry Road East, Bebington, Wirral CH63 3JW, UK
    J Dent Res 81:637-40. 2002
    ..007) at 12 months; these were confirmed at 24 months by traditional increment analysis (CVA & FOTI at the D(3) (dentin only) threshold + radiography, p < 0.03). This study confirms the validity of an abbreviated trial protocol...
  45. ncbi Caries risk assessment in practice for age 6 through adult
    John D B Featherstone
    University of California, San Francisco, School of Dentistry, 94143, USA
    J Calif Dent Assoc 35:703-7, 710-3. 2007
    ..The content of the form and the procedures have been validated by outcomes research after several years of experience using the factors and indicators that are included...
  46. ncbi The relationship between caries in the primary dentition at 5 years of age and permanent dentition at 10 years of age - a longitudinal study
    M S Skeie
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Int J Paediatr Dent 16:152-60. 2006
    ..Further, to examine the possibility of predicting children in a caries-risk group at 5 years verified at 10 years of age...
  47. ncbi Prevalence of dental caries in children born prematurely or at full term
    Danuze Batista Lamas Gravina
    Department of Dentistry, School of Health Sciences, University of Brasilia
    Braz Oral Res 20:353-7. 2006
    ..Results also suggested a highly skewed distribution since most caries were found in only a small number of children...
  48. ncbi Caries prevention and reversal based on the caries balance
    John D B Featherstone
    Department of Preventive and Restorative Dental Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Pediatr Dent 28:128-32; discussion 192-8. 2006
    ..The balance between pathological and preventive factors can be swung in the direction of caries intervention and prevention by the active role of the dentist and his/her auxiliary staff...
  49. ncbi Anticariogenic effect of fluoride-releasing elastomers in orthodontic patients
    Karina Katsue Miura
    School of Dentistry of Ribeirao Preto, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Braz Oral Res 21:228-33. 2007
    ..Since there was no significant reduction in S. mutans in saliva or plaque, other means of prevention against enamel decalcification should be indicated for these patients...
  50. ncbi Does assessment of microbial composition of plaque/saliva allow for diagnosis of disease activity of individuals?
    G H Bowden
    Department of Oral Biology, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 25:76-81. 1997
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  51. ncbi Caries risk assessment in Bosnian children using Cariogram computer model
    Amila Zukanović
    Department of Preventive and Paediatric Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
    Int Dent J 57:177-83. 2007
    ..To examine caries risk using the Cariogram model, interactive PC program for caries risk evaluation in 12-year-old children and to correlate caries risk in children of different socioeconomic backgrounds...
  52. ncbi Salivary clinical data and dental caries susceptibility: is there a relationship?
    Rui Vitorino
    Department of Chemistry, University of Aveiro, Portugal
    Bull Group Int Rech Sci Stomatol Odontol 47:27-33. 2006
    ..However, the results of this study were inconclusive, showing that salivary tests parameters either as single test or even in combination are incapable of predicting caries emphasising the importance of saliva composition...
  53. ncbi Caries prevalence in primary teeth as a predictor of early fissure caries in permanent first molars
    M Raadal
    Department of Pedodontics, University of Bergen, Norway
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 20:30-4. 1992
    ....
  54. ncbi The efficacy of a school-based caries preventive program: a 4-year study
    S H Al-Jundi
    Department of Preventive Dentistry, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    Int J Dent Hyg 4:30-4. 2006
    ..This study proves that supervised daily tooth brushing using fluoridated toothpaste is successful in controlling dental caries in children...
  55. ncbi Caries increment and prediction from 12 to 18 years of age: a follow-up study
    J David
    Department of Oral Sciences Pedodontics, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norwway
    Eur Arch Paediatr Dent 7:31-7. 2006
    ..This was to determine the increment of caries from 12 to 18 years of age and to explore the possibility of predicting caries increment in this period based on the caries experience at age 12 years...
  56. ncbi Streptococcus mutans levels and caries prevalence in low-income schoolchildren
    Wilda Seibert
    Meharry Medical College School of Dentistry, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    J Tenn Dent Assoc 82:19-22. 2002
    ..This study was supported in part by Colgate-Palmolive Company and the National Dental Association Foundation, Inc...
  57. ncbi Caries incidence in young type 1 diabetes mellitus patients in relation to metabolic control and caries-associated risk factors
    S Twetman
    Paediatric Dentistry and Cariology, Department of Odontology, Umea University, Sweden
    Caries Res 36:31-5. 2002
    ..0). The findings suggest that the level of metabolic control and traditional caries risk markers are important factors for caries development in children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes mellitus...
  58. ncbi Plaque minerals in the prediction of caries activity
    Euan I F Pearce
    Wellington School of Medicine, Wellington, New Zealand
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 30:61-9. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to validate the use of plaque calcium, phosphate and fluoride concentrations as significant risk factors in caries...
  59. ncbi The dental health of 12-year-old children whose diets include canned fruit from local factories: an added risk for caries?
    W van Wyk
    Oral and Dental Research Institute, University of Stellenbosch, Private Bag XI, Tygerberg 7505, South Africa
    SADJ 56:533-7. 2001
    ..To determine the dental health of 12-year-old children from households that are supplied with sweetened canned fruit from local factories...
  60. ncbi Streptococcus sobrinus in children and its influence on caries activity
    S Rupf
    Department of Conservative Dentistry and Periodontology, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    Eur Arch Paediatr Dent 7:17-22. 2006
    ..This was to study the longitudinal assessment of caries activity of Streptococcus sobrinus (SS) positive children during their mixed dentition...
  61. ncbi Caries risk assessment practices among Texas pediatric dentists
    Rachel Trueblood
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Baylor College of Dentistry, Health Science Center, Texas A and M University, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Pediatr Dent 30:49-53. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine current caries risk assessment (CRA) practices of Texas pediatric dentists...
  62. ncbi Effect of a chlorhexidine varnish on Streptococcus mutans in saliva
    Susana Piovano
    Department of Preventive and Community Dentistry, Faculty of Odontology, University of Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Acta Odontol Latinoam 18:7-13. 2005
    ..It can be concluded that the levels of S. mutans decreased in each subsequent experimental period and that the application of a 1% chlorhexidine varnish elicited a significant reduction in S. mutans levels...
  63. ncbi The Caries Management System: an evidence-based preventive strategy for dental practitioners. Application for adults
    R W Evans
    Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Sydney, Australia
    Aust Dent J 53:83-92. 2008
    ..Since the attainment and maintenance of oral health is determined mainly by controlling both caries and periodontal disease, the implementation of the Caries Management System in general practice will promote both outcomes...
  64. ncbi Effect of mixed mutans streptococci colonization on caries development
    M Seki
    Department of Oral Health Sciences, Dental Research Center, Nihon University School of Dentistry, Tokyo, Japan
    Oral Microbiol Immunol 21:47-52. 2006
    ..To evaluate the clinical importance of mixed mutans streptococci colonization in predicting caries in preschool children...
  65. ncbi A modern paradigm for caries management, part 1: diagnosis and treatment
    Steven Steinberg
    Dent Today 26:134, 136-9; quiz 139. 2007
  66. ncbi Saliva and dental caries
    F J Dowd
    Department of Pharmacology, Creighton, University School of Medicine, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
    Dent Clin North Am 43:579-97. 1999
    ..properties of saliva as well as those of its separate components may permit a better assessment of dental caries susceptibility. Future research is essential to characterize more fully salivary components and their interactions and ..
  67. ncbi The effect of perinatal TCDD exposure on caries susceptibility in rats
    Hanna M Miettinen
    Laboratory of Toxicology, Department of Environmental Health, National Public Health Institute, Kuopio, Finland
    Toxicol Sci 91:568-75. 2006
    ..Here, we studied the effect of very low perinatal TCDD exposure on dental caries susceptibility and mineral composition of tooth enamel in rats...
  68. ncbi Predictive tool for estimating the potential effect of water fluoridation on dental caries
    G R K Foster
    Wirral Primary Care Trust, University of Mancheste, University College London, UK
    Community Dent Health 26:5-11. 2009
    ..To provide a tool for public health planners to estimate the potential improvement in dental caries in children that might be expected in a region if its water supply were to be fluoridated...
  69. ncbi A longitudinal study of early childhood caries in 9- to 18-month-old Thai infants
    Songchai Thitasomakul
    Department of Preventive Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, Prince of Songkla University, Hatyai, Songkhla, Thailand
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 34:429-36. 2006
    ..To examine the rate and pattern of early childhood caries (ECC) development and to investigate the transitional changes of the carious lesions during a follow-up period of 3-9 months...
  70. ncbi Oral health promotion in children and adolescents
    Rebecca Slayton
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Compend Contin Educ Dent 26:30-5. 2005
    ..This article discusses the consequences of oral diseases in school-aged children, the factors that contribute to an individual's risk for dental caries, and the most effective therapies to prevent caries in this age group...
  71. ncbi Caries risk profiles in orthodontic patients at follow-up using Cariogram
    Anas H Al Mulla
    Department of Cariology and Orthodontics, Gothenburg University, Gothenburg University, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Angle Orthod 79:323-30. 2009
    ..To analyze caries-related factors shortly after orthodontic treatment and to use the Cariogram computer program to describe caries risk profiles at follow-up in these patients...
  72. ncbi Dental caries and enamelin haplotype
    C Chaussain
    AP HP, Service Odontologie Bretonneau Louis Mourier HUPNVS and Centre de référence des maladies du métabolisme du phosphore et du calcium, Paris, France
    J Dent Res 93:360-5. 2014
    ..I648T and p.R763Q, respectively), increased caries susceptibility 2.66-fold independent of the environmental risk factors. These findings support ENAM as a gene candidate for caries susceptibility in the studied population. ..
  73. ncbi Rethinking prevention
    James J Crall
    Section of Pediatric Dentistry, MCHB National Oral Health Policy Center, UCLA School of Dentistry, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Pediatr Dent 28:96-101; discussion 192-8. 2006
    ..Additional attention was given to current and emerging challenges along with considerations for aligning oral health promotion and delivery system capacity with children's oral health care needs...
  74. ncbi Dental caries protection factors in 5-year-old Brazilian children
    Maria Cristina Reis Tavares
    Faculty of Dentistry, Positivo University, Curitiba, Brazil
    J Dent Child (Chic) 75:264-70. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify dental caries protection factors in 5-year-old children in the city of Curitiba, Brazil...
  75. ncbi Caries risk assessment in Chilean adolescents and adults and its association with caries experience
    Rodrigo Andrés Giacaman
    Cariology Unit, Department of Oral Rehabilitation, University of Talca, Chile
    Braz Oral Res 27:7-13. 2013
    ..05). Age, not sex or caries risk scores, showed a strong and positive association with DMFT (p < 0.01). Caries risk from Cariogram appears to be unrelated with caries experience or caries lesions in a high-caries adult population...
  76. ncbi Molar incisor hypomineralisation in Bosnia and Herzegovina: aetiology and clinical consequences in medium caries activity population
    A Muratbegovic
    Dept Preventive and Paediatric Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
    Eur Arch Paediatr Dent 8:189-94. 2007
    ..This was to establish the prevalence of MIH among 12-year-old children in Bosnia and Herzegovina, and to investigate its aetiological background and clinical consequences of MIH in a population with medium caries activity...
  77. ncbi Comparison of allele frequency for HLA-DR and HLA-DQ between patients with ECC and caries-free children
    A Bagherian
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, School of Dentistry, Rafsanjan University of Medical Science, Rafsanjan, Iran
    J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent 26:18-21. 2008
    ..Genetic variations in the hosts may contribute to changes in the risk for dental caries. Genetic factors such as human leukocyte antigen (HLA) have recently been suggested as a predisposing factor...
  78. ncbi Influence of fluoride concentration and ethanol pre-treatment on the reduction of the acid susceptibility of enamel
    Florian J Wegehaupt
    Clinic for Preventive Dentistry, Periodontology and Cariology, University of Zurich, Plattenstrasse 11, CH 8032 Zurich, Switzerland
    Arch Oral Biol 54:823-9. 2009
    ..To determine the association between KOH-soluble and structurally bound fluoride uptake and the erosion resistance of enamel, respectively. Additionally, the effect of enamel pre-treatment with ethanol before fluoridation was assessed...
  79. ncbi Summary measures of caries prevalence to describe high-risk communities
    Maria Z Morgan
    Dental Public Health Unit, Department of Dental Health and Biological Sciences, UWCM, The Dental School, Cardiff, UK
    Community Dent Health 22:246-52. 2005
    ....
  80. ncbi [Study of thermal stability of intact dental enamel in subjects with different levels of caries resistance]
    I L Gorbunova
    Stomatologiia (Mosk) 82:4-8. 2003
    ....
  81. ncbi To stay sharp, use a dull point
    Milton Houpt
    Pediatr Dent 24:533. 2002
  82. ncbi Is the fluoride concentration limit of 1,500 ppm in cosmetics (EU guideline) still up-to-date?
    A Bloch-Zupan
    Department of Paediatric Dentistry, Eastman Dental Institute for Oral Health Care Sciences, University College London, UK
    Caries Res 35:22-5. 2001
    ..Their effectiveness is, however, unclear. Fluoride intake and caries risk assessment should be performed by dental professionals and prescription of topical fluoride should be adjusted individually...
  83. ncbi Evaluation of a computer-based caries risk assessment program in an elderly group of individuals
    Gunnel Hänsel Petersson
    Department of Cariology, Faculty of Odontology, Malmo University, Malmo, Sweden
    Acta Odontol Scand 61:164-71. 2003
    ..The mean DMFS increment for the whole group of elderly individuals was 9.5. In this particular study the Cariogram was able to sort the elderly individuals into risk groups that reflected the actual caries outcome...
  84. ncbi Preventing decay in children: dare we risk the 'risk assessment' model in practice?
    K M Milsom
    Oral Health Unit, National Primary Care R and D Centre, Halton and St Helens Primary Care Trust, University ofManchester, UK
    Br Dent J 209:159-60. 2010
    ..Should we provide prevention for all children attending their dentist (the population approach) or should we target those children who are at greatest risk (risk assessment approach)?..
  85. ncbi A longitudinal laser fluorescence study of white spot lesions in orthodontic patients
    S Al-Khateeb
    Department of Cariology, Karolinska Institutet, Huddinge, Sweden
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 113:595-602. 1998
    ....
  86. ncbi Evaluating the effect of probiotic containing milk on salivary mutans streptococci levels
    A Juneja
    Department of Pediatric and Preventive Dentistry, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi, India
    J Clin Pediatr Dent 37:9-14. 2012
    ..To evaluate the changes in mutans streptococci counts in saliva after short term probiotic intervention and its delayed effects on salivary mutans streptococci count...
  87. ncbi Preventing dental caries in children <5 years: systematic review updating USPSTF recommendation
    Roger Chou
    Pacific Northwest Evidence based Practice Center, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon 97239, USA
    Pediatrics 132:332-50. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to update the 2004 US Preventive Services Task Force systematic review on prevention of caries in children younger than 5 years of age...
  88. ncbi Individualizing recall intervals in child dental care
    N J Wang
    Institute of Community Dentistry, Dental Faculty of Oslo, Norway
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 23:1-7. 1995
    ..Limited extension of recall intervals did not interrupt the long-term trend toward better dental health in the children and substantial resources were saved in the dental services...
  89. pmc Correlates of root caries experience in middle-aged and older adults in the Northwest Practice-based REsearch Collaborative in Evidence-based DENTistry research network
    Donald L Chi
    Department of Oral Health Sciences, School of Dentistry, University of Washington, Box 357475, Seattle, Wash 98195, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 144:507-16. 2013
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  90. pmc Genetics and caries: prospects
    Alexandre Rezende Vieira
    Departments of Oral Biology and Pediatric Dentistry, and Center for Craniofacial and Dental Genetics, School of Dental Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Braz Oral Res 26:7-9. 2012
    ..We have pioneered the work on genetic studies to identify genes and genetic markers of diagnostic, prognostic, and therapeutic value. This paper summarizes a presentation that elaborated on these initial findings...
  91. ncbi Population genomics and dental public health
    I G Chestnutt
    Community Dent Health 23:130-2. 2006
  92. ncbi Effect of dietary habits on laser fluorescence values of visually sound occlusal surfaces among Finnish schoolchildren
    Vuokko Anttonen
    Municipal Oral Health Service of Oulu City and Institute of Dentistry, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland
    Int J Paediatr Dent 18:124-30. 2008
    ..This study was designed to ascertain whether schoolchildren with unfavourable dietary habits have higher values for laser fluorescence on clinically sound occlusal tooth surfaces than do those who have favourable dietary habits...
  93. ncbi Indications for fissure sealants and their role in children and adolescents
    Ingegerd Mejare
    Dental School, Malmo University, Sweden
    Dent Update 38:699-703. 2011
    ..The effect of sealing noncavitated caries lesions is uncertain and possible differences in effect between resin sealants and the high viscosity glass ionomers need to be investigated...
  94. ncbi A caries susceptibility classification of tooth surfaces by survival time
    A Hannigan
    Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Limerick, Ireland
    Caries Res 34:103-8. 2000
    ..It is concluded that the cluster analysis method developed for grouping the tooth surfaces cn provide a useful descriptive measure of caries susceptibility which can be applied to data from any longitudinal study of caries...
  95. ncbi Assessment of implementation of a CAMBRA-based program in a dental school environment
    Sorin T Teich
    Department of Comprehensive Care, School of Dental Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, 2124 Cornell Rd, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    J Dent Educ 77:438-47. 2013
    ..In order to increase the sensitivity of risk assessment, training and recalibration for students and faculty members should be an ongoing process...
  96. ncbi Dental caries: intervened--interrupted--interpreted. Concluding remarks and cariography
    D Bratthall
    Department of Cariology, Faculty of Odontology, University of Lund, Sweden
    Eur J Oral Sci 104:486-91. 1996
    ..As it, in a graphic way, maps the interactions of relevant factors, the author has chosen to call it a cariogram, and the process of preparing such graphs, cariography...
  97. ncbi Impact of dental treatment on the incidence of dental caries in children and adults
    A Sheiham
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College of London Medical School, England
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 25:104-12. 1997
    ..As the mean DMFT declines so post-eruptive time increases for initiation of caries and the progression rates of caries through enamel decreases. This is true regardless of the presence of fluoride...
  98. ncbi Clinical evaluation of an adhesive used as a fissure sealant
    R H Grande
    Department of Dental Materials, School of Dentistry, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Am J Dent 13:167-70. 2000
    ..To compare the retention of a multi-use bonding agent (OptiBond) to a conventional sealant (Delton) used as pit and fissure sealants...
  99. ncbi The antimicrobial peptide DEFB1 is associated with caries
    A Ozturk
    Department of Periodontics and Preventive Dentistry, School of Dental Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Dent Res 89:631-6. 2010
    ..No association between DEFB1 genetic markers and periodontal disease was found. Our results suggest that functional polymorphisms of DEFB1 are potential markers for caries...
  100. ncbi Caries experience and quantification of Streptococcus mutans and Streptococcus sobrinus in saliva of Sudanese schoolchildren
    Nazik M Nurelhuda
    Section for Microbiology and Immunology, The Gade Institute, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Caries Res 44:402-7. 2010
    ..S. sobrinus seems to be associated with caries experience in the studied population. A proposal of caries screening programs designed to test for S. sobrinus in this population may be developed...
  101. ncbi Remineralized dentin lesions induced by glass ionomer demonstrate increased resistance to subsequent acid challenge
    Daranee Tantbirojn
    Minnesota Dental Research Center for Biomaterials and Biomechanics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    Quintessence Int 37:273-81. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to test the hypothesis that remineralized dentin lesions induced by glass ionomer are less vulnerable to subsequent acid challenge...

Research Grants51

  1. Molecular Epidemiology of Dental Caries Susceptibility
    Rebecca Slayton; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  2. Planning Grant for Xylitol Trial in Caries-Active Adults
    James Bader; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  3. Glucosyltransferase as a Marker for Caries Activity
    William Bowen; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Our eventual goal (in a future application) is to determine caries risk well before the onset of lesions and to identify those who are caries active short of cavitation or even white spot formation. ..
  4. SALIVA/GLUCOSYLTRANSFERASE INTERACTIONS ON SURFACES
    William Bowen; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Such information may make it possible to design molecules which will compete with S. mutans and certain actinomyces for sites on glucan-coated pellicle. ..
  5. Predicting Caries Risk in Underserved Toddlers
    Margherita Fontana; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  6. Effectiveness of Sealing Caries: A Way to Reduce Disparities in Dental Caries
    Margherita Fontana; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  7. Oral Health Status and Habits of Young Children with Developmental Delay
    Charlotte Lewis; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  8. Alabama Dental Practice Research Network Development
    GREGG GILBERT; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  9. Laser Ablation of Dental Hard Tissues
    Daniel Fried; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Use of those laser systems is likely to lead to the practice of more conservative Dental procedures that will markedly reduce the amount of healthy tissue loss that is generally associated with conventional cavity preparations. ..
  10. Microbial Markers for Periodontal Disease in Children
    Daniel Fine; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  11. UAB Oral Health Research Innovation
    GREGG GILBERT; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  12. p12CDK2-AP1 in Cell Cycle Control & Oral Carcinogenesis
    David Wong; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  13. Systems Approach to Sjogren's Syndrome Pathogenesis (SASSP)
    DAVID T contact WONG; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..These key molecular targets will allow development of better diagnostics, therapeutics and prognostics for this major autoimmune disease. ..
  14. Human Salivary Proteome
    David Wong; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Our consortium is a multidisciplinary team of biologists, chemists, proteomics leaderships, engineers, computer scientists collectively focusing on the goal to create the periodic table of salivary secretory proteins. ..
  15. LASER EFFECTS ON DENTAL HARD TISSUES
    John Featherstone; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  16. Planning International Orofacial Cleft Genetic Studies
    Mary Marazita; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..g. power studies and sample size targets, research protocol and instruments), and will prepare the final research plan and submit a grant proposal to carry out the research project. [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. Dental Care in Children With and Without Special Health Care Needs
    Charlotte Lewis; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..In addition, we hypothesize that CSHCN will require relatively more restorative dental care and thus have higher dental expenditures per dental visit and overall than children without special needs. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  19. Fluoride Varnish Trial in High Caries Pre-Schoolers
    Philip Weinstein; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The experimental design of this study is a randomized controlled clinical trial with two treatment groups and 250 participants per group. ..
  20. Mid-Career Investigator Award-Patient-Oriented Research
    GREGG GILBERT; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  21. UAB Oral Health Research Infrastructure Improvement
    GREGG GILBERT; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  22. Research Infrastructure Improvement for The UCLA SOD
    David Wong; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  23. S MUTANS--CHARACTERIZATION OF ITS MUTACIN ANTIBIOTIC
    PAGE CAUFIELD; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  24. Guided Pocket Recolonization (GPR) in Periodontitis
    Marc Quirynen; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Clinical data will be collected after 2, 4, 6, 8 and 12 weeks. The results should indicate the possible role for commensal organisms in periodontal disease and subgingival biofilm formation. ..
  25. 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. ..
  26. Lysine decarboxylase in periodontitis patients
    Martin Levine; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  27. 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. ..
  28. UCLA Collaborative Oral Fluid Diagnostic Research Center
    David Wong; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The translational applications and opportunities are enormous. Significant institutional commitments and corporate sponsorships are in place, fulfilling the research, training, as well as technology transfer missions of NIDCR. ..
  29. COST AND OUTCOMES OF TWO PROTOCOLS FOR DENTAL SEALANTS
    Stephen Eklund; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..A total of 1,000 children are being enrolled over a three-year period, and will be followed for an additional two years, in order to evaluate the clinical outcomes and resource requirements for the two alternatives. ..
  30. CARIES MANAGEMENT BY RISK ASSESSMENT
    John Featherstone; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..If successful this study will markedly change the teaching and practice of caries management. ..
  31. GENE MAPPING STUDIES OF ORAL/FACIAL CLEFTS--CHINA/INDIA
    Mary Marazita; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  32. Pitt-SDM Research Infrastructure Improvement Intiative
    Mary Marazita; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..As the IIP is developed, potential collaborations with other components of the University of Pittsburgh will be also examined. ..
  33. Genotype and Phenotype of Familial Nephropathy with Gout
    Mary Marazita; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  34. LIPOSOMAL S MUTANS DELIVERY SYSTEM FOR CARIES IMMUNITY
    Noel Childers; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  35. LONGITUDINAL ORAL HEALTH OUTCOMES IN HIGH-RISK ADULTS
    GREGG GILBERT; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  36. Oral Health/OHRQOL among low-SES rural adults
    GREGG GILBERT; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  37. Genomics and Proteomics of Oral Precancer Progression
    David Wong; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The outcome of the validated molecular determinants will be utilized for biological mechanistic studies as well as translational research applications, directions that are well in place in our laboratories. ..
  38. A pilot study for oral health case management of children with orofacial clefts
    Charlotte Lewis; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  39. Michigan Oral Cancer Prevention Network
    Amid Ismail; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..By the end of the 3rd year, or earlier, the MOPCN would be ready to plan and implement community-based intervention studies...
  40. CONTROLLED-RELEASE SEALANT TO PREVENT SECONDARY CARIES
    Kenneth Anusavice; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..mutans, site specific levels of S. mutans at the margins of amalgam and composite restorations, and the width of marginal crevices adjacent to amalgam and composite restorations). ..
  41. Salivary Proteomic & Genomic Biomarkers for Primary Sjogren's Syndrome
    David T Wong; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  42. Microbial Outcomes of Minimal Intervention Treatment
    Mathilde Peters; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This investigation is a clinical and molecular re-entry study of sealing of caries, in support of a future full-scale clinical trial of incomplete caries removal. ..
  43. International Caries Detection and Assessement System
    Amid Ismail; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Finding of the workshop will be used in a second workshop, to be organized by Dr. George Stookey, which will focus on the design of caries clinical trials and new diagnostic technology. ..
  44. Primary Care Provider and Preventive Oral Health
    Charlotte Lewis; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..In addition, this career development award is expected to provide to Dr. Lewis the didactic and experiential training necessary to become an independent clinical investigator focusing on pediatric and dental health services research. ..
  45. 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. ..
  46. TRADITIONAL & MEDICAL MODELS OF PERIODONTAL CARE
    Richard Niederman; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..These points argue for a direct comparison of the medical and traditional model of care. ..
  47. Oral Health Outcomes of Early Childhood Malnutrition
    Walter Psoter; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Given the universality of PEM pathophysiology, this study's findings will be generalizable to subsets of U.S. children having 9 oral health disparities. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  48. Longitudinal study of caries in a rural WIC population
    John Warren; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Data from this pilot study will be of great value and will position the study team to effectively conduct future intervention studies to reduce oral health disparities. ..