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  1. Dental anxiety is a public health problem but no epidemiological study has been undertaken in France to evaluate its prevalence. The aim of this study was to estimate the prevalence, severity and associations ...

    Authors: Emmanuel Nicolas, Valérie Collado, Denise Faulks, Brigitte Bullier and Martine Hennequin

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2007 7:12

    Content type: Research article

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  2. The oral health status of rural residents in the People's Republic of China has not been extensively studied and the relationship between poor oral health and esophageal cancer (EC) is unclear. We aim to repor...

    Authors: Bruce A Dye, Ru Wang, Ruth Lashley, Wenqiang Wei, Christian C Abnet, Guoqing Wang, Sanford M Dawsey, Wei Cong, Mark J Roth, Xiaojie Li and Youlin Qiao

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2007 7:10

    Content type: Research article

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  3. The study examined the relationship between oral health status (periodontal disease and carious pulpal exposure (CPE)) and preterm low-birth-weight (PTLBW) infant deliveries among Tanzanian-African mothers at ...

    Authors: Elifuraha GS Mumghamba and Karim P Manji

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2007 7:8

    Content type: Research article

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  4. Dental graduates are joining a profession experiencing changes in systems of care, funding and skill mix. Research into the motivation and expectations of the emerging workforce is vital to inform professional...

    Authors: Jennifer E Gallagher, Resmi Patel, Nora Donaldson and Nairn HF Wilson

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2007 7:7

    Content type: Research article

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  5. Tobacco use continues to be a global public health problem. Helping patients to quit is part of the preventive role of all health professionals. There is now increasing interest in the role that the dental tea...

    Authors: Vivian I Binnie, Siobhan McHugh, William Jenkins, William Borland and Lorna M Macpherson

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2007 7:5

    Content type: Research article

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  6. A harsh work environment including psychosocial job demands might cause adverse events due to medical mismanagement, but the association has not been explored. The purpose of the study was to investigate wheth...

    Authors: Akizumi Tsutsumi, Katsura Umehara, Hiroshi Ono and Norito Kawakami

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2007 7:3

    Content type: Research article

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  7. Measuring the impacts of oral conditions on quality of life is an important part of oral health needs assessment. For this purpose a variety of oral health-related quality of life instruments have been develop...

    Authors: Mojtaba Dorri, Aubrey Sheiham and Georgios Tsakos

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2007 7:2

    Content type: Research article

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  8. Based on the hypothesis that a vicious cycle of dental fear exists, whereby the consequences of fear tend to maintain that fear, the relationship between dental fear, self-reported oral health status and the u...

    Authors: Jason M Armfield, Judy F Stewart and A John Spencer

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2007 7:1

    Content type: Research article

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  9. Children receive dental general anaesthetic (DGA) care when standard dental treatment is not possible. Receipt of DGA care is resource-intensive and not without risk. This study examines trends in receipt of D...

    Authors: Lisa M Jamieson and Kaye F Roberts-Thomson

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2006 6:16

    Content type: Research article

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  10. The aim of this study was to determine which behavioral factors to include in guidelines for the Japanese public to achieve an acceptable level of oral healthiness. The objective was to determine the relations...

    Authors: Ichizo Morita, Haruo Nakagaki, Atsushi Toyama, Matsumi Hayashi, Miho Shimozato, Tsuyoshi Watanabe, Shimpei Tohmatsu, Junko Igo and Aubrey Sheiham

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2006 6:15

    Content type: Research article

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  11. The aim of the study was to compare the prevalence and types of HIV-related oral lesions between children and adult Tanzanian patients on HAART with those not on HAART and to relate the occurrence of the lesio...

    Authors: Omar JM Hamza, Mecky IN Matee, Elison NM Simon, Emil Kikwilu, Mainen J Moshi, Ferdinand Mugusi, Frans HM Mikx, Paul E Verweij and André JAM van der Ven

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2006 6:12

    Content type: Research article

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  12. Humans love the taste of sugar and the word "sweet" is used to describe not only this basic taste quality but also something that is desirable or pleasurable, e.g., la dolce vita. Although sugar or sweetened food...

    Authors: Danielle R Reed and Amanda H McDaniel

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2006 6(Suppl 1):S17

    Content type: Proceedings

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    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 6 Supplement 1

  13. Dental plaque is a structurally- and functionally-organized biofilm. Plaque forms in an ordered way and has a diverse microbial composition that, in health, remains relatively stable over time (microbial homeo...

    Authors: Philip D Marsh

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2006 6(Suppl 1):S14

    Content type: Proceedings

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    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 6 Supplement 1

  14. The presence of antimicrobial peptides (AMPs) in saliva may be a biological factor that contributes to susceptibility or resistance to caries. This manuscript will review AMPs in saliva, consider their antimic...

    Authors: Beverly A Dale, Renchuan Tao, Janet R Kimball and Richard J Jurevic

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2006 6(Suppl 1):S13

    Content type: Proceedings

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    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 6 Supplement 1

  15. Strains of viridans group streptococci that initiate colonization of the human tooth surface typically coaggregate with each other and with Actinomyces naeslundii, another member of the developing biofilm communi...

    Authors: Yasuo Yoshida, Robert J Palmer, Jinghua Yang, Paul E Kolenbrander and John O Cisar

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2006 6(Suppl 1):S12

    Content type: Proceedings

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    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 6 Supplement 1

  16. The importance of Streptococcus mutans in the etiology of dental caries has been well documented. However, there is growing recognition that the cariogenic potential of dental plaque may be determined by the comp...

    Authors: Howard K Kuramitsu and Bing-Yan Wang

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2006 6(Suppl 1):S11

    Content type: Proceedings

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    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 6 Supplement 1

  17. The human oral cavity contains a complex microbial community that, until recently, has not been well characterized. Studies using molecular tools have begun to enumerate and quantify the species residing in va...

    Authors: E Michelle L Starke, James C Smoot, Laura M Smoot, Wen-Tso Liu, Darrell P Chandler, Hyun H Lee and David A Stahl

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2006 6(Suppl 1):S10

    Content type: Proceedings

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    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 6 Supplement 1

  18. The risk for caries development in children varies significantly for different age groups, individuals, teeth, and surfaces. Thus from a cost-effectiveness point of view, caries preventive measures must be int...

    Authors: P Axelsson

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2006 6(Suppl 1):S7

    Content type: Proceedings

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    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 6 Supplement 1

  19. The number of new technologies emerging each year in the realm of dental caries management is growing at an exponential rate. Examining the patent literature, one can see that this growth rate will likely cont...

    Authors: Joel H Berg

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2006 6(Suppl 1):S6

    Content type: Proceedings

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    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 6 Supplement 1

  20. New research developments frequently are neither adopted by providers nor utilized by patients. This dual problem of impacting the behaviors of providers and patients presents a challenge. This paper will pres...

    Authors: Philip Weinstein

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2006 6(Suppl 1):S5

    Content type: Proceedings

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    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 6 Supplement 1

  21. Oral health is essential to the general health and well-being of individuals and the population. Yet significant oral health disparities persist in the U.S. population because of a web of influences that inclu...

    Authors: Donald L Patrick, Rosanna Shuk Yin Lee, Michele Nucci, David Grembowski, Carol Zane Jolles and Peter Milgrom

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2006 6(Suppl 1):S4

    Content type: Proceedings

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    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 6 Supplement 1

  22. Despite remarkable reduction in the prevalence of dental caries in the United States, dental caries is still a highly prevalent disease among children who are socially disadvantaged (racial/ethnic minority, po...

    Authors: Clemencia M Vargas and Cynthia R Ronzio

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2006 6(Suppl 1):S3

    Content type: Proceedings

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    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 6 Supplement 1

  23. The goal of this workshop is to develop a consensus within the biomaterials/bioengineering community for a research agenda focused on creating technologies that will address the current dental caries pandemic....

    Authors: Rebecca L Slayton, James D Bryers and Peter Milgrom

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2006 6(Suppl 1):S1

    Content type: Proceedings

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    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 6 Supplement 1

  24. The need for appraisal of oral health-related quality of life has been increasingly recognized over the last decades. The aims of this study were to develop a Spanish version (OHIP-Sp) of the Oral Health Impac...

    Authors: Rodrigo Lopez and Vibeke Baelum

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2006 6:11

    Content type: Research article

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  25. It was the aim of this study to investigate the effect of four different toothpastes with differing fluoride compounds on enamel remineralization.

    Authors: Wolfgang H Arnold, Andreas Dorow, Stephanie Langenhorst, Zeno Gintner, Jolan Bánóczy and Peter Gaengler

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2006 6:8

    Content type: Research article

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  26. To determine whether education and financial incentives increased dentists' delivery of fluoride varnish and sealants to at risk children covered by capitation dental insurance in Washington state (U.S.).

    Authors: David Grembowski, Charles Spiekerman, Michael A del Aguila, Maxwell Anderson, Debra Reynolds, Allison Ellersick, James Foster and Leslie Choate

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2006 6:7

    Content type: Research article

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  27. Xylitol is a naturally occurring sugar substitute that has been shown to reduce the level of mutans streptococci in plaque and saliva and to reduce tooth decay. It has been suggested that the degree of reducti...

    Authors: Kiet A Ly, Peter Milgrom, Marilyn C Roberts, David K Yamaguchi, Marilynn Rothen and Greg Mueller

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2006 6:6

    Content type: Research article

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  28. Obtaining a correct working length is critical to the success of endodontic therapy. Different methods have been used to identify this crucial measurement. The Aim of this clinical study was to compare the eff...

    Authors: L Smadi

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2006 6:4

    Content type: Research article

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  29. The 'high-risk approach' is a commonly adopted strategy recommended for the prevention of dental caries in populations. The scientific basis for the strategy has been questioned. The objective of this study is...

    Authors: Paul A Batchelor and Aubrey Sheiham

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2006 6:3

    Content type: Research article

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  30. The purpose of this study was to investigate in oral breathing children the qualitative and quantitative effects on aerobic and facultatively anaerobic oropharyngeal microflora of respiratory function improved...

    Authors: Angela Pia Cazzolla, Giuseppina Campisi, Grazia Maria Lacaita, Marco Antonino Cuccia, Antonio Ripa, Nunzio Francesco Testa, Domenico Ciavarella and Lorenzo Lo Muzio

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2006 6:2

    Content type: Research article

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  31. Talon cusp is a supernumerary structure projecting from the dento-enamel junction to a variable distance towards the incisal edge of an anterior tooth. Studies have shown that it consists of enamel, dentine an...

    Authors: Folakemi A Oredugba

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2005 5:9

    Content type: Case report

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  32. The study was carried out to determine the prevalence of orthodontic treatment need in children from minority ethnic groups and compare the need to the white population. The second objective was to explore var...

    Authors: Mhd Nour Alkhatib, Raman Bedi, Claire Foster, Pooja Jopanputra and Sue Allan

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2005 5:8

    Content type: Research article

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  33. Oral health studies conducted so far in Nigeria have documented prevalence and incidence of dental disease using traditional clinical measures. However none have investigated the use of an oral health-related ...

    Authors: Christopher Okunseri, Amit Chattopadhyay, R Iván Lugo and Colman McGrath

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2005 5:7

    Content type: Research article

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  34. Xylitol, a polyol sugar, has been shown to reduce dental caries when mixed with food or chewing gum. This study examines the taste acceptability of xylitol in milk as a first step toward measuring the effectiv...

    Authors: Jorge L Castillo, Peter Milgrom, Susan E Coldwell, Ramon Castillo and Rocio Lazo

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2005 5:6

    Content type: Research article

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