dental students

Summary

Summary: Individuals enrolled a school of dentistry or a formal educational program in leading to a degree in dentistry.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Attitudes of dental students towards using computers in education--a mixed design study
    M M A El Tantawi
    Department of Paediatric and Community Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Alexandria, Alexandria, Egypt
    East Mediterr Health J 14:675-85. 2008
  2. ncbi Impact of the curriculum on Chinese dental students' tobacco control attitudes and beliefs: a case study in Harbin, China
    Sha Tao
    Institute of Dentistry, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, UK
    Int Dent J 58:181-6. 2008
  3. ncbi Five-year clinical performance of posterior resin composite restorations placed by dental students
    N J M Opdam
    Department of Cariology and Endodontology, University Medical Centre Nijmegen, P O Box 9101, HB Nijmegen 6500, The Netherlands
    J Dent 32:379-83. 2004
  4. ncbi Gender-specific oral health attitudes and behavior among dental students in Jordan
    Qasem Diefallah Al-Omari
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, Jordan University of Science and Technology in Irbid, Jordan
    J Contemp Dent Pract 6:107-14. 2005
  5. ncbi Oral health behaviour and its determinants amongst Iranian dental students
    Mohammad R Khami
    Institute of Dentistry, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Eur J Dent Educ 11:42-7. 2007
  6. ncbi Gender differences in first-year dental students' motivation to attend dental school
    Mark Scarbecz
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry and Community Oral Health, University of Tennessee College of Dentistry, Memphis 38163, USA
    J Dent Educ 66:952-61. 2002
  7. ncbi Simulation of patient encounters using a virtual patient in periodontology instruction of dental students: design, usability, and learning effect in history-taking skills
    M Schittek Janda
    Department of Periodontology, Centre for Oral Health Sciences, Malmo University, Malmo, Sweden
    Eur J Dent Educ 8:111-9. 2004
  8. ncbi Sociodemographic backgrounds and career decisions of Australian and New Zealand dental students
    Rodrigo J Mariño
    Cooperative Research Centre in Oral Health Science, University of Melbourne, Melbourne VIC 3010, Australia
    J Dent Educ 70:169-78. 2006
  9. ncbi The radiographic outcomes of direct pulp-capping procedures performed by dental students: a retrospective study
    Ahmad S Al-Hiyasat
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    J Am Dent Assoc 137:1699-705. 2006
  10. doi Study motives and career choices of Iranian dental students
    M R Khami
    Institute of Dentistry, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Med Princ Pract 17:221-6. 2008

Research Grants

  1. FAMILY BASED PREVENTION FOR CHILDREN OF ALCOHOLICS
    Thomas Nochajski; Fiscal Year: 2004
  2. NYU Short Term Research Training-Minority Dental Student
    Kathleen Kinnally; Fiscal Year: 2007
  3. Development and Evaluation of an Online Dental Student Alcohol Curriculum
    Peter M Miller; Fiscal Year: 2012
  4. Skeletal, Craniofacial and Oral Biology Training Grant
    ALAN GORDON LURIE; Fiscal Year: 2010
  5. Kenneth M Hargreaves; Fiscal Year: 2016
  6. David T Wong; Fiscal Year: 2016
  7. David T Wong; Fiscal Year: 2016
  8. Translating Dental Student Tobacco Education to Practice
    KATHLEEN RANKIN; Fiscal Year: 2007
  9. Thomas E Van Dyke; Fiscal Year: 2015
  10. UT-H Comprehensive Research Training Program
    George Stancel; Fiscal Year: 2007

Detail Information

Publications312 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Attitudes of dental students towards using computers in education--a mixed design study
    M M A El Tantawi
    Department of Paediatric and Community Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Alexandria, Alexandria, Egypt
    East Mediterr Health J 14:675-85. 2008
    This mixed design study explored attitudes of dental students towards use of computers. It employed quantitative analyses of a questionnaire answered by 979 students and qualitative analysis of suggestions by a subgroup of 339...
  2. ncbi Impact of the curriculum on Chinese dental students' tobacco control attitudes and beliefs: a case study in Harbin, China
    Sha Tao
    Institute of Dentistry, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, UK
    Int Dent J 58:181-6. 2008
    ..Smoking is a major public health problem in China. Dentists can participate in tobacco control activity...
  3. ncbi Five-year clinical performance of posterior resin composite restorations placed by dental students
    N J M Opdam
    Department of Cariology and Endodontology, University Medical Centre Nijmegen, P O Box 9101, HB Nijmegen 6500, The Netherlands
    J Dent 32:379-83. 2004
    ..To investigate the survival over a five-year period of posterior resin composite restorations placed by students...
  4. ncbi Gender-specific oral health attitudes and behavior among dental students in Jordan
    Qasem Diefallah Al-Omari
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, Jordan University of Science and Technology in Irbid, Jordan
    J Contemp Dent Pract 6:107-14. 2005
    ..of this study was to determine the difference in oral health attitudes and behavior between male and female dental students at Jordan University of Science and Technology (JUST)...
  5. ncbi Oral health behaviour and its determinants amongst Iranian dental students
    Mohammad R Khami
    Institute of Dentistry, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Eur J Dent Educ 11:42-7. 2007
    To study the oral health behaviour (OHB) of Iranian senior dental students in relation to their gender, background characteristics, knowledge of preventive care, and attitudes towards preventive dentistry.
  6. ncbi Gender differences in first-year dental students' motivation to attend dental school
    Mark Scarbecz
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry and Community Oral Health, University of Tennessee College of Dentistry, Memphis 38163, USA
    J Dent Educ 66:952-61. 2002
    ..During the 2000-01 academic year, we conducted a survey of first-year dental students at a sample of publicly funded U.S. dental schools...
  7. ncbi Simulation of patient encounters using a virtual patient in periodontology instruction of dental students: design, usability, and learning effect in history-taking skills
    M Schittek Janda
    Department of Periodontology, Centre for Oral Health Sciences, Malmo University, Malmo, Sweden
    Eur J Dent Educ 8:111-9. 2004
    ..A usability test of the application was performed with seven dental students. The usability test showed that the software responded with correct answers to the majority of the free text ..
  8. ncbi Sociodemographic backgrounds and career decisions of Australian and New Zealand dental students
    Rodrigo J Mariño
    Cooperative Research Centre in Oral Health Science, University of Melbourne, Melbourne VIC 3010, Australia
    J Dent Educ 70:169-78. 2006
    This article describes the sociodemographic and career selection characteristics of dental students in Australia and New Zealand. A total of 672 dental students participated in the study...
  9. ncbi The radiographic outcomes of direct pulp-capping procedures performed by dental students: a retrospective study
    Ahmad S Al-Hiyasat
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    J Am Dent Assoc 137:1699-705. 2006
    The decision between pulp capping and root canal therapy after pulp exposure is a clinical issue. The aim of the authors' study was to evaluate the outcome of direct pulp-capping procedures performed by dental students.
  10. doi Study motives and career choices of Iranian dental students
    M R Khami
    Institute of Dentistry, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Med Princ Pract 17:221-6. 2008
    To investigate the study motives and career choices of Iranian senior dental students in relation to their background factors.
  11. ncbi Graduating dental students' ability to produce quality root canal fillings using single- or multiple-cone obturation techniques
    Tom G Gound
    College of Dentistry, University of Nebraska, 40th and Holdrege Streets, Lincoln, NE 68583 0757, USA
    J Dent Educ 73:696-705. 2009
    ..Further research is needed to determine how much training and/or experience will be needed...
  12. ncbi Comparing the accuracy of Dutch dentists and dental students in the radiographic diagnosis of dentinal caries
    P A Mileman
    Department of Oral Radiology, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam ACTA, Louwesweg 1, 1066 EA Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Dentomaxillofac Radiol 31:7-14. 2002
    To compare the diagnostic accuracy of dental students using bitewing radiographs for the diagnosis of dentinal caries with that of general dental practitioners and to establish a bench mark for testing for improvement in diagnostic ..
  13. ncbi Prevention-oriented practice of Iranian senior dental students
    Mohammad R Khami
    Institute of Dentistry, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Eur J Dent Educ 11:48-53. 2007
    To investigate self-reported preventive practice of Iranian senior dental students in dental caries management.
  14. ncbi Work-related musculoskeletal disorders among Brazilian dental students
    Marcus Vitor Diniz de Carvalho
    Department of Oral Medicine, University of Pernambuco, Brazil
    J Dent Educ 73:624-30. 2009
    ..cross-sectional study was to evaluate the presence of work-related musculoskeletal disorders (WMSD) among dental students in two Brazilian dental schools...
  15. ncbi Radiographic technical quality of root canal treatment performed by dental students at the Dental Teaching Center in Jordan
    K M Barrieshi-Nusair
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, Jordan University of Science and Technology, P O Box 3030, Irbid 22110, Jordan
    J Dent 32:301-7. 2004
    The objective of this study was to evaluate radiographically the technical standard of root canal treatment performed by undergraduate dental students at the Dental Teaching Center in Jordan.
  16. ncbi Differences in self-reported oral health behavior between dental students and dental technology/dental hygiene students in Jordan
    Ahed Mohammed Al-Wahadni
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    J Oral Sci 46:191-7. 2004
    The aim of this study was to compare differences in oral health behavior between dental students and dental technology/dental hygiene students in Jordan...
  17. ncbi Radiographic technical quality of root fillings performed by dental students in Turkey
    O Er
    Department of Restorative Dentistry and Endodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Erciyes, Kayseri, Turkey
    Int Endod J 39:867-72. 2006
    ..To evaluate the radiographic technical quality of root fillings performed by undergraduate students at a dentistry faculty in Turkey...
  18. ncbi Perceived sources of stress among dental students at the University of Jordan
    L D Rajab
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Jordan, Aman
    J Dent Educ 65:232-41. 2001
    This study investigated perceived stress by dental students at the University of Jordan. Two hundred sixty-six students out of 290 completed a modified DES questionnaire...
  19. ncbi Quality of root canal fillings performed by undergraduate dental students on single-rooted teeth
    C D Lynch
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, National University of Ireland, Cork, Ireland
    Eur J Dent Educ 10:67-72. 2006
    ..The aim of this investigation was to assess the technical quality of root canal fillings placed by undergraduate students in single-rooted teeth...
  20. doi Attitudes of final year dental students to the use of rubber dam
    S Mala
    School of Dentistry, Cardiff University, UK
    Int Endod J 42:632-8. 2009
    To investigate the attitudes of final year dental students in Wales and Ireland to the use of rubber dam.
  21. ncbi Psychological well-being and perceptions of stress amongst Japanese dental students
    G Sugiura
    Department of Oral Health Promotion, Graduate School, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan
    Eur J Dent Educ 9:17-25. 2005
    ..the relationship between Psychological General Well Being (PGWB) and perceived sources of stress amongst dental students in Japan...
  22. ncbi Factors affecting stress among Indian dental students
    Shashidhar Acharya
    Department of Community Dentistry, Bapuji Dental College and Hospital
    J Dent Educ 67:1140-8. 2003
    ..this study was to investigate the perceived sources of stress and the role of parents in its etiology among dental students in a private dental school in India...
  23. ncbi The effects of gender and race on practice pattern preferences of dental students
    J M Butters
    Department of Periodontics, Endodontics, and Dental Hygiene, University of Louisville School of Dentistry, USA
    J Am Coll Dent 66:39-46. 1999
    ..b>Dental students read content-validated practice descriptions and rated each practice in terms of long-range practice ..
  24. ncbi The changing patterns of drinking, illicit drug use, stress, anxiety and depression in dental students in a UK dental school: a longitudinal study
    D Newbury-Birch
    Wolfson Unit of Clinical Pharmacology, University of Newcastle upon Tyne
    Br Dent J 192:646-9. 2002
    ..To investigate alcohol and illicit drug use in a cohort of dental undergraduates through to VT year...
  25. ncbi A study comparing the effectiveness of conventional training and virtual reality simulation in the skills acquisition of junior dental students
    Frank Quinn
    Department of Restorative Dentistry and Periodontology, Dublin Dental School and Hospital, Lincoln Place, Dublin 2, Republic of Ireland
    Eur J Dent Educ 7:164-9. 2003
    ..Two groups of dental students, with no experience in operative dentistry, were trained solely by either VR or conventional training in the ..
  26. ncbi Hand and nickel-titanium root canal instrumentation performed by dental students: a micro-computed tomographic study
    M Peru
    Department of Conservative Dentistry, King s College London, UK
    Eur J Dent Educ 10:52-9. 2006
    The aim of this study was to evaluate root canals instrumented by dental students using the modified double-flared technique, nickel-titanium (NiTi) rotary System GT files and NiTi rotary ProTaper files by micro-computed tomography (MCT)...
  27. pmc A survey of the use of electronic scientific information resources among medical and dental students
    Kalle Romanov
    Research and Development Unit for Medical Education, University of Helsinki, P O Box 63, FIN 00014, Helsinki, Finland
    BMC Med Educ 6:28. 2006
    To evaluate medical and dental students' utilization of electronic information resources.
  28. ncbi The burden of debt for Canadian dental students: part 4. The influence of debt on program and career decisions
    Joanne N Walton
    Academic and student affairs, Faculty of Dentistry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Can Dent Assoc 72:913. 2006
    In the 3 previous papers of this 4-part series, we explored the issue of debt among dental students in Canada to analyze the factors influencing levels of debt...
  29. ncbi The attitudes of undergraduate dental students to the use of the rubber dam
    William Ryan
    Department of Public and Child Dental Health, Dublin Dental Hospital, Lincoln Place, Dublin 2
    J Ir Dent Assoc 53:87-91. 2007
    ..g., endodontic therapy and adhesive dentistry. Despite this, many dentists perceive use of the rubber dam as a hindrance to dental treatment in adults and children...
  30. ncbi Tweezer dexterity aptitude of dental students
    William P Lundergan
    Department of Periodontics, University of the Pacific, Arthur A Dugoni School of Dentistry, 2155 Webster Street, Suite 522, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    J Dent Educ 71:1090-7. 2007
    ..correlation between beginning students' scores on two different types of tweezer dexterity tests; 2) compare dental students' scores to normative data for the general population; 3) determine the effect of a dental curriculum on ..
  31. ncbi Is manual dexterity essential in the selection of dental students?
    M Giuliani
    School of Dentistry, Catholic University of Rome, Largo A Gemelli 8, Rome, Italy
    Br Dent J 203:149-55. 2007
    ....
  32. ncbi Correlation of admissions criteria with academic performance in dental students
    Donald A Curtis
    Department of Preventive and Restorative Dental Sciences, School of Dentistry, University of California, San Francisco, 707 Parnassus Avenue, D 3212, San Francisco, CA 94143 0758, USA
    J Dent Educ 71:1314-21. 2007
    ..admissions criteria as predictors of dental school performance in underachieving and normally tracking dental students. Underachieving dental students were identified by selecting ten students with the lowest class grade point ..
  33. ncbi Five-year follow-up of temporomandibular disorders and other musculoskeletal symptoms in dental students
    Y S Abou-Atme
    Private Practice, Rabigh, Saudi Arabia
    Minerva Stomatol 56:603-9. 2007
    The aim of this epidemiologic study was to evaluate the intensity and variation of temporomandibular disorders and other musculoskeletal symptoms in a population of dental students during the five years of Dental School.
  34. doi Endodontic shaping performance using nickel-titanium hand and motor ProTaper systems by novice dental students
    Ming Gene Tu
    Faculty of Dentistry, College of Dental Medicine, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    J Formos Med Assoc 107:381-8. 2008
    ..this study was to compare the shaping performance in simulated curved canal resin blocks of the same novice dental students using hand-prepared and engine-driven nickel-titanium (NiTi) rotary ProTaper instruments in an endodontic ..
  35. doi Technical quality of root fillings performed by dental students at the dental teaching centre in Reims, France
    S Moussa-Badran
    Department of Epidemiology, Faculty of Dentistry, Champagne Ardennes University, Reims, France
    Int Endod J 41:679-84. 2008
    ..To evaluate the technical quality of root fillings performed by undergraduate students at a dental teaching centre in France...
  36. doi Virtual patient instruction for dental students: can it improve dental care access for persons with special needs?
    Carla Sanders
    Human Development Institute, University of Kentucky, USA
    Spec Care Dentist 28:205-13. 2008
    ..virtual-patient module was produced on compact disc (CD-ROM) in response to the critical need to increase dental students' clinical exposure to patients with developmental disabilities...
  37. doi Dental students' motivation and the context of learning
    Bettina Tjagvad Kristensen
    Centre for Educational Development in Health Science, Blegdamsvej 9 Teilum, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Dent Educ 13:10-4. 2009
    This qualitative study shows dental students' motives for choosing the dental education and how the motives influence their motivation at the first semester of study...
  38. doi Depressive symptoms, stress, and social support among dental students at a historically black college and university
    Brian Laurence
    Department of Restorative Services, College of Dentistry, Howard University, Washington, DC, USA
    J Am Coll Health 58:56-63. 2009
    The authors measured the prevalence of depressive symptoms among dental students at a historically black college in the United States to determine how depressive symptoms, stress, and social support influence each other within this ..
  39. doi Computer literacy and attitudes of dental students and staff at the University of the West Indies Dental School
    W Smith
    School of Dentistry, The University of the West Indies, Champs Fleurs, Trinidad and Tobago, West Indies
    Eur J Dent Educ 13:179-83. 2009
    ..In order to measure the acceptance of the proposed implementation and to determine the degree of training that would be required, a survey was undertaken of the computer literacy and attitude of all staff and students...
  40. ncbi Attitudes and behavior of dental students concerning infection control rules: a study with a10-year interval
    Mauro Henrique Nogueira Guimarães de Abreu
    Department of Community and Preventive Dentistry, Federal University of Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil
    Braz Dent J 20:221-5. 2009
    The study compared the attitudes and behavior of 4th-year dental students regarding infection control rules in 1995 and 2005...
  41. ncbi Who will serve? Assessing recruitment of underrepresented minority and low-income dental students to increase access to dental care
    Ronald M Andersen
    Wasserman Professor Emeritus, UCLA School of Public Health, Box 951772, 31 269 CHS, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA
    J Dent Educ 74:579-92. 2010
    ..URM/income status was not significantly related to serving special care or rural populations...
  42. ncbi A randomized controlled trial of outreach placement's effect on dental students' clinical confidence
    Michael Smith
    Department of Oral Health and Development, School of Clinical Dentistry, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
    J Dent Educ 70:566-70. 2006
    ..Senior dental students (n=49) were allocated at random to existing dental school-based clinics or placement in primary care clinics ..
  43. pmc The emerging dental workforce: long-term career expectations and influences. A quantitative study of final year dental students' views on their long-term career from one London Dental School
    Jennifer E Gallagher
    King s College London Dental Institute, at Guy s, King s College and St Thomas Hospitals, London, UK
    BMC Oral Health 9:35. 2009
    ..The objective of this component of the research programme was to examine the long-term goals and perceived influences on final year dental students' professional careers.
  44. ncbi Preventive practice of Mongolian dental students
    Battsetseg Tseveenjav
    Department of Oral Public Health, Institute of Dentistry, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Eur J Dent Educ 6:74-8. 2002
    To investigate the preventive practice of Mongolian dental students, in relation to their knowledge of preventive care, self-perceived competency, oral self-care, and dental health status, a questionnaire was distributed to all (n = 79) ..
  45. ncbi [Profile of first year dental students in Tunisia]
    F Maatouk
    , , Monastir, Tunisie
    East Mediterr Health J 7:52-9. 2001
    ..was to assess social conditions, school history, professional choices and oral health status of first-year dental students 1998/1999. We included 155 Tunisian students, 18-22 years old...
  46. ncbi Time and cohort changes in preventive practice among Mongolian dental students
    Battsetseg Tseveenjav
    Department of Oral Public Health, Institute of Dentistry, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Eur J Dent Educ 7:177-81. 2003
    To evaluate time and cohort changes in preventive practice of dental students in Mongolia, a questionnaire was distributed to all clinical-year students in 2000 (n = 79) and in 2002 (n = 73) of the Dental School of the Mongolian National ..
  47. ncbi Dental students' experiences with and attitudes toward people with mental retardation
    Adam J Wolff
    University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston Dental Branch, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 135:353-7. 2004
    ..Dental school administrators reported minimal training in U.S. dental schools for these patients. As a result, students and practitioners may not be prepared to provide needed services...
  48. ncbi What influences dental students to serve special care patients?
    Sebastian E Baumeister
    School of Public Health, Department of Health Services, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    Spec Care Dentist 27:15-22. 2007
    This study examines factors associated with graduating dental students' motivation to deliver services to special care patients. We investigated community context and student characteristics, which would influence potential behavior...
  49. ncbi Effective recruitment and retention strategies for underrepresented minority students: perspectives from dental students
    Naty Lopez
    Department of Community Oral Health, University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    J Dent Educ 67:1107-12. 2003
    This study was designed to identify reasons underrepresented minority (URM) dental students select a dental school and to determine the factors that contribute to their resolve to complete their programs...
  50. ncbi Developing cultural competence and social responsibility in preclinical dental students
    Richard W Rubin
    SCOPE Student Community Outreach Program and Education, University of Pittsburgh, School of Dental Medicine, Department of Dental Public Health, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Dent Educ 68:460-7. 2004
    ....
  51. ncbi Senior dental students' career intentions, work-life balance and retirement plans
    F M J Stewart
    Dundee Dental School, University of Dundee, UK
    Br Dent J 203:257-63. 2007
    To gather information from senior dental students about their future career plans, with particular emphasis on work-life balance issues, their attitudes towards the NHS and retirement plans.
  52. ncbi The emerging dental workforce: short-term expectations of, and influences on dental students graduating from a London dental school in 2005
    Jennifer E Gallagher
    Oral Health Services Research and Dental Public Health, King s College London Dental Institute at Guy s, King s College and St Thomas Hospitals, Denmark Hill, London, UK
    Prim Dent Care 15:93-101. 2008
    The aim of this research was to identify short-term career aspirations and goals of final-year dental students at a London dental school and the perceived factors that influenced these aspirations.
  53. doi Salivary detection of periodontopathic bacteria and periodontal health status in dental students
    Binnaz Leblebicioglu
    Section of Periodontology, College of Dentistry, The Ohio State University, 305 West 12th Ave, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Anaerobe 15:82-6. 2009
    ..This study aims to use saliva as a screening tool to detect putative periodontal pathogens in a young population with fairly good oral hygiene...
  54. doi Career choice and attitudes towards dental education amongst dental students in Japan and Sweden
    H Karibe
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, The Nippon Dental University, Tokyo, Japan
    Eur J Dent Educ 13:80-6. 2009
    The purpose of this study was to identify and compare the perspectives of dental students towards their career choice and dental education in Japan and Sweden...
  55. ncbi Dental anxiety and its relationship with self-perceived health locus of control among Indian dental students
    Shashidhar Acharya
    Department of Community Dentistry, Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Manipal University, Manipal 576104, India
    Oral Health Prev Dent 8:9-14. 2010
    ..The objective of the present study was to assess dental anxiety and study its relationship with the perceived Health Locus of Control (HLC) among students in an Indian dental school...
  56. ncbi A longitudinal study of Greek dental students' perceived sources of stress
    Argy Polychronopoulou
    Department of Preventive and Community Dentistry, School of Dentistry, University of Athens
    J Dent Educ 74:524-30. 2010
    The aims of this prospective study were to examine the variation of dental students' perceived stressors throughout the course of their dental studies and to explore the role of gender on stress...
  57. ncbi An investigation of dentists' and dental students' estimates of diagnostic probabilities
    David W Chambers
    Department of Dental Practice, Arthur A Dugoni School of Dentistry, University of the Pacific, San Francisco, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 141:656-66. 2010
    ..The authors could not locate in the literature any studies of diagnostic probability estimates from baseline information and test data for dentists...
  58. ncbi Components of effective outreach and recruitment programs for underrepresented minority and low-income dental students
    W David Brunson
    American Dental Education Association, 1400 K Street, NW, Suite 1100, Washington, DC 20005, USA
    J Dent Educ 74:S74-86. 2010
    ....
  59. ncbi Dental anxiety among Israeli dental students: a 4-year longitudinal study
    B Peretz
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, The Hebrew University Hadassah School of Dental Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel
    Eur J Dent Educ 4:133-7. 2000
    ..Being exposed to basic trivial dental procedures (such as local anaesthetic injection) may help students either to be habituated or to use rational coping strategies when dealing with personal dental experience...
  60. ncbi Comparison of procedural errors resulting during root canal preparations completed by junior dental students in patients using an '8-step method' versus 'serial step-back technique.'
    A Kfir
    Department of Endodontology, The Maurice and Gabriela Goldschleger School of Dental Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Int Endod J 36:49-53. 2003
    To compare procedural errors occurring during preparation of root canals by junior dental students in patients using a new '8-step method' versus traditional 'serial step-back technique.
  61. doi Marginalisation of dental students in a shared medical and dental education programme
    Rola Ajjawi
    Office of Postgraduate Medical Education, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Med Educ 43:238-45. 2009
    ..There are no studies about the experiences of medical and dental students enrolled in different programmes who share significant amounts of learning and teaching.
  62. ncbi Stress management for dental students performing their first pediatric restorative procedure
    Carrie A Piazza-Waggoner
    Department of Psychology, West Virginia University, Morgantown 26506 6040, USA
    J Dent Educ 67:542-8. 2003
    Research has demonstrated that dental students experience considerable stress during their training. Students' anxiety is likely to be especially high when they perform their first pediatric restorative procedure...
  63. ncbi A communication skills course for undergraduate dental students
    Annette Hannah
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Dunedin School of Medicine, University of Otago, P O Box 913, Dunedin, New Zealand
    J Dent Educ 68:970-7. 2004
    Sixty-seven third-year dental students in Dunedin, New Zealand, participated in a communication skills course, using simulated patients, case-based scenarios, videotaped interviews, and class roleplays...
  64. pmc Use of the OSCE to evaluate brief communication skills training for dental students
    Gabrielle F Cannick
    Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Dent Educ 71:1203-9. 2007
    ..This study used an objective structured clinical examination (OSCE) to evaluate dental students' competency in interpersonal and tobacco cessation communication skills...
  65. ncbi Emotional intelligence and clinical interview performance of dental students
    Annette Hannah
    Department of Oral Science, Dunedin School of Dentistry, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    J Dent Educ 73:1107-17. 2009
    One hundred and sixteen third-year dental students participating in a consultation skills course in Dunedin, New Zealand, completed a standardized psychometric Social Skills Inventory (SSI) and were assessed by tutors, simulated patients,..
  66. ncbi Does peer mentoring work? Dental students assess its benefits as an adaptive coping strategy
    Naty Lopez
    Office of Admissions and Diversity, Department of Primary Dental Care, School of Dentistry, University of Minnesota, 15 163 Moos Tower, 515 Delaware St SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Dent Educ 74:1197-205. 2010
    b>Dental students deal with various stressors while in dental school. While some develop adaptive coping skills, others may suffer from damaging effects of constant and increasing levels of stress...
  67. ncbi A comparison of changes in dental students' and medical students' approaches to learning during professional training
    R Lindemann
    University of California at Los Angeles School of Dentistry, 90095 1668, USA
    Eur J Dent Educ 5:162-7. 2001
    The purposes of this study were 1) to compare the learning approaches of dental students (DS) and medical students (MS) for the Class of 1998 at a single institution at admission and graduation and 2) to determine if their learning ..
  68. ncbi Sources of stress and psychological disturbance among dental students in the West Indies
    Rahul S Naidu
    School of Dentistry, Faculty of Medical Sciences, The University of the West Indies, Trinidad and Tobago
    J Dent Educ 66:1021-30. 2002
    The aim of this study was to investigate sources of stress and psychological disturbance in dental students across the five years of undergraduate study at a dental school in Trinidad...
  69. doi Perception of profile among laypeople, dental students and orthodontic patients
    Eser Tufekci
    Department of Orthodontics, School of Dentistry, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298 0566, USA
    Angle Orthod 78:983-7. 2008
    ..To determine whether there are differences in self-awareness and perception of an individual's own profile among various groups...
  70. doi A comparative study of oral health knowledge, attitude and behaviour of first and final year dental students of Udaipur city, Rajasthan, India
    A J Sharda
    Department of Preventive and Community Dentistry, Pacific Dental College and Hospital, Debari, Udaipur, Rajasthan, India
    Int J Dent Hyg 6:347-53. 2008
    To assess and compare differences in oral health knowledge, attitudes and behaviour among first and final year dental students in Udaipur city, Rajasthan, India.
  71. ncbi A cross-cultural comparison of dental health attitudes and behaviour among freshman dental students in Japan, Hong Kong and West China
    M Kawamura
    Department of Preventive Dentistry, Hiroshima University School of Dentistry, Japan
    Int Dent J 51:159-63. 2001
    To clarify the differences in dental health attitudes/behaviour among freshman dental students.
  72. ncbi Comparing dental students' knowledge of and attitudes toward hepatitis B virus-, hepatitis C virus-, and HIV-infected patients in Taiwan
    Shu Woan Hu
    Department of Dentistry, Chung Shan Medical University, Taichung, Taiwan
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 18:587-93. 2004
    This study investigated and compared Taiwanese dental students' knowledge of hepatitis B virus (HBV), hepatitis C virus (HCV), and HIV infection, attitudes toward infected patients, and important factors associated with the willingness ..
  73. ncbi Stages of moral development among Brazilian dental students
    Sérgio Fernando Torres de Freitas
    Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, Centro de Ciencias da Saude, Departamento de Saude Publica, Campus Universitario Trindade, Florianopolis SC, Brasil 88010 970
    J Dent Educ 70:296-306. 2006
    ..The low level of moral development found may jeopardize the work of the future professionals, their treatment of patients, and society as a whole...
  74. ncbi Internet and information technology use by dental students in Chile
    S Uribe
    School of Dentistry, University of Valparaiso, Valparaiso, Chile
    Eur J Dent Educ 10:162-8. 2006
    As part of a larger cross-country survey of dental students, students from the School of Dentistry, The University of Valparaiso, were invited to participate in a study to describe their use of information and communication technology (..
  75. ncbi What do dental students learn in an ethics course? An analysis of student-reported learning outcomes
    Helen M Sharp
    Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology, Western Michigan University, 1903 West Michigan Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49008 5355, USA
    J Dent Educ 72:1450-7. 2008
    The purpose of this article is to report first-year dental students' perceptions of their primary learning outcomes from a course in ethics and professionalism...
  76. doi Smoking and its determinants among Iranian dental students
    M R Khami
    School of Dentistry, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Med Princ Pract 19:390-4. 2010
    The objective of the present study was to investigate smoking habits of Iranian dental students in relation to their background characteristics and oral self-care (OSC).
  77. doi Emotional intelligence of dental students and patient satisfaction
    S Azimi
    Endodontic Department, Dental Sciences School, Azad University, Tehran, Iran
    Eur J Dent Educ 14:129-32. 2010
    The objective of this study was to determine the degree of correlation between emotional intelligence of dental students, patient satisfaction and related factors...
  78. ncbi Sources of stress for Australian dental students
    A E Sanders
    School of Psychology, University of South Australia, Australia
    J Dent Educ 63:688-97. 1999
    ..It is suggested that dental students may be prone to unhealthy perfectionism, placing them at risk for the harmful consequences of chronically ..
  79. ncbi Information and communication technology among undergraduate dental students in Finland
    Jorma I Virtanen
    Institute of Dentistry, Faculty of Medicine, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland
    Eur J Dent Educ 6:147-52. 2002
    ..For these purposes a survey of all undergraduate dental students at the University of Oulu, Finland, was conducted during the spring term 2000...
  80. ncbi Dental students' reflections on their community-based experiences: the use of critical incidents
    Mahyar Mofidi
    Department of Dental Ecology, School of Dentistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Dent Educ 67:515-23. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to gain insight into the community-based experiences of dental students as documented in their critical incident essays and explore what learning outcomes and benefits students ..
  81. ncbi A comparative study of oral health attitudes and behaviour using the Hiroshima University - Dental Behavioural Inventory (HU-DBI) between dental students in Britain and China
    Takashi Komabayashi
    Department of Preventive and Restorative Dental Sciences, School of Dentistry, University of California San Francisco, 707 Parnassus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Oral Sci 47:1-7. 2005
    The aim of this study was to compare oral health attitudes and behaviour between British and Chinese dental students. A cross-national survey using the Hiroshima University - Dental Behavioural Inventory (HU-DBI) was completed at the ..
  82. ncbi Oral self-care behaviours: comparing Greek and Japanese dental students
    Argy Polychronopoulou
    Department of Preventive and Community Dentistry, University of Athens School of Dentistry, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Dent Educ 9:164-70. 2005
    This study explored cross-cultural differences of self-reported oral health behaviours between Greek and Japanese dental students.
  83. ncbi A review of exam accommodations for dental students with disabilities
    Aaron D Johnson
    Harvard School of Dental Medicine, 188 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Dent Educ 70:475-9. 2006
    ..Unfortunately, a rigorous analysis of the impact that the Americans with Disabilities Act has had on standardized testing in dental education cannot be completed because of a lack of data available from the testing agencies...
  84. ncbi Stress levels of dental students at the Fiji School of Medicine
    Zac Morse
    Fiji School of Medicine, Private Mail Bag, Suva, Fiji
    Eur J Dent Educ 11:99-103. 2007
    ..The oral health programme is a multi-entry/exit programme. The aim of this study was to determine the perceived sources or stress and at risk groups within the undergraduate oral health care programmes...
  85. doi Dental students' knowledge of human immunodeficiency virus
    Y O Ajayi
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, School of Dental Sciences, College of Medicine, University of Lagos, P M B 12003, Lagos, Nigeria
    J Dent 36:374-8. 2008
    This study evaluated final year dental students' knowledge of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), lesions associated with HIV, potential transmission routes of HIV, and their perception of the teaching received on cross-infection ..
  86. pmc HIV and AIDS related knowledge, sources of information, and reported need for further education among dental students in Sudan--a cross sectional study
    Elwalid Fadul Nasir
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of Science and Technology, Sudan
    BMC Public Health 8:286. 2008
    Information on the HIV and AIDS-related knowledge among dental students provides a crucial foundation for efforts aimed at developing an appropriate dental curriculum on HIV and AIDS, and for attracting the attention of dental school ..
  87. ncbi Self reported dental health attitude and behavior of dental students in India
    Rushabh J Dagli
    Department of Preventive and Community Dentistry, Darshan Dental College and Hospital, Rajasthan, India
    J Oral Sci 50:267-72. 2008
    The aim of the present study was to evaluate the oral health attitudes and behavior of undergraduate dental students in India according to age, sex and level of dental education, and to compare it with those of other countries with ..
  88. ncbi Use of information and communication technology among dental students at the University of Jordan
    Lamis D Rajab
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Jordan, Amman, Jordan
    J Dent Educ 69:387-98. 2005
    The aim of this study was to investigate the current knowledge, skills, and opinions of undergraduate dental students at the University of Jordan with respect to information communication technology (ICT)...
  89. pmc Predicting intention to treat HIV-infected patients among Tanzanian and Sudanese medical and dental students using the theory of planned behaviour--a cross sectional study
    Anne N Astrøm
    Institute of Clinical Dentistry, Faculty of Medicine and Odontology, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:213. 2009
    ..This study aimed to predict the intention to provide surgical treatment to HIV infected patients among medical- and dental students in Tanzania and Sudan using an extended version of the Theory of Planned Behaviour (TPB).
  90. ncbi Follow-up study of dental students' esthetic perceptions of mild dental fluorosis
    Steven M Levy
    Department of Preventive and Community Dentistry, University of Iowa College of Dentistry, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 30:24-8. 2002
    ..Few studies have assessed dental students' perceptions and none has done so over time...
  91. ncbi Incidence of temporomandibular disorders (TMDs) in senior dental students in Taiwan
    S Y Chuang
    School of Dentistry, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    J Oral Rehabil 29:1206-11. 2002
    Two-hundred and fifty-four (159 male, 95 female) senior dental students (mean age: 22.34 +/- 1.2 years) were asked to answer 14 questions...
  92. ncbi Perceived sources of stress among Greek dental students
    Argy Polychronopoulou
    Department of Preventive and Community Dentistry, University of Athens School of Dentistry, P O Box 18018, Athens, Greece
    J Dent Educ 69:687-92. 2005
    ..However, they were the least stressed about completing graduation requirements compared with the rest of their peers. Possible strategies for reducing stress in Greek dental education are considered in the light of these findings...
  93. ncbi Perceived sources of stress in Nigerian dental students
    O O Sofola
    Department of Preventive Dentistry, School of Dental Sciences, College of Medicine, University of Lagos, Nigeria
    Eur J Dent Educ 10:20-3. 2006
    The objective of this study was to identify sources of stress among dental students at the University of Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria...
  94. ncbi Toward a competency analysis of operative dentistry technique skills
    D W Chambers
    Department of Fixed Prosthodontics, School of Dentistry, University of the Pacific in San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    J Dent Educ 61:795-803. 1997
    ..Compared to beginners, competent students showed more evidence of using powerful, internalized schema to guide their performance, were smoother, and seemed less rule-driven...
  95. ncbi Stress levels and related variables among dental students in Jerusalem, Israel
    B Peretz
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Hebrew University, Hadassah School of Dental Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel
    Eur J Dent Educ 1:162-6. 1997
    The aim of the study was to assess levels of stress and associated socio-demographic variables among dental students in their clinical years in the School of Dental Medicine at the Hebrew University and Hadassah in Jerusalem, and compare ..
  96. ncbi Spanish dental students knowledge of oral malignancy and premalignancy
    M A Jaber
    Department of Oral Medicine, Eastman Dental Institute for Oral Health Care Sciences, University of London, UK
    Eur J Dent Educ 1:167-71. 1997
    In view of the gradual rise in oral malignancy in Europe, there is an increased need for undergraduate dental students to have some appropriate training in the recognition of the signs and symptoms of oral Premalignancy and malignancy, ..
  97. ncbi [Vaccination status of medical and dental students]
    J Klewer
    Institut für Medizinische Informatik und Biometrie Medizinische Fakultät Carl Gustav Carus, TU Dresden
    Gesundheitswesen 62:654-9. 2000
    ..Until now, however, comprehensive studies on vaccination behaviour in German medical/dental students, the future physicians/dentists, are lacking...
  98. ncbi Characteristics and study motivation of Danish dental students in a longitudinal perspective
    M Vigild
    Department of Community Dentistry, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Dent Educ 5:127-33. 2001
    This survey encompasses 3 comparable datasets of newly admitted dental students in 1972 (n=236), 1982 (n=197), and 1994 (n=108)...
  99. ncbi Validation of an instrument to measure dental students' use of, knowledge about, and attitudes towards computers
    T K Schleyer
    Department of Dental Informatics, Temple University School of Dentistry, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
    J Dent Educ 65:883-91. 2001
    Currently, no validated survey instrument exists to measure dental students' use of, knowledge about, and attitudes towards computers...
  100. ncbi Basic science knowledge of dental students on conventional and problem-based learning (PBL) courses at Liverpool
    K S Last
    University of Liverpool, School of Dentistry, Liverpool, UK
    Eur J Dent Educ 5:148-54. 2001
    This cross-sectional study investigated performances of two consecutive cohorts of second year dental students on completion of a conventional didactic course and two succeeding cohorts of second year dental students on a recently ..
  101. ncbi Explanatory models in the interpretations of clinical features of dental patients within a university dental education setting
    Gerardo Maupome
    Center for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente, Portland, Oregon 97227 1110, USA
    Eur J Dent Educ 6:2-8. 2002
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Research Grants57

  1. FAMILY BASED PREVENTION FOR CHILDREN OF ALCOHOLICS
    Thomas Nochajski; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Data analyses will include analyses of variance, SEM, mediational analysis, latent growth modeling and hierarchical linear modeling. ..
  2. NYU Short Term Research Training-Minority Dental Student
    Kathleen Kinnally; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The specific aims are: 1. to encourage, foster and develop research interests in minority dental students by direct involvement in research projects. 2...
  3. Development and Evaluation of an Online Dental Student Alcohol Curriculum
    Peter M Miller; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Oral and pharyngeal cancer kills ~8,000 Americans each year. Dental students receive little education on alcohol use and no evidence-based, standardized curriculum is available to dental ..
  4. Skeletal, Craniofacial and Oral Biology Training Grant
    ALAN GORDON LURIE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Thus, training of outstanding dental and craniofacial scientists is critical to the health and quality of life of the American public. ..
  5. Kenneth M Hargreaves; Fiscal Year: 2016
    ....
  6. David T Wong; Fiscal Year: 2016
    ..The training program will be administered by the Program Director, Associate Directors, Steering Committee, a full-time coordinator and an Advisory Committee. ..
  7. David T Wong; Fiscal Year: 2016
    ..The training program will be administered by the Program Director, Associate Directors, Steering Committee, a full-time coordinator and an Advisory Committee. ..
  8. Translating Dental Student Tobacco Education to Practice
    KATHLEEN RANKIN; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..clinical instruction throughout pre-doctoral dental education at BCD; AIM 2: Evaluate changes in pre-doctoral dental students' knowledge, attitudes and beliefs across 4 years of schooling as a function of the extent of curriculum ..
  9. Thomas E Van Dyke; Fiscal Year: 2015
    ..A systematic program of application to the program and review of trainees'progress is planned, as is informal and formal trainee feedback (current and post-program). ..
  10. UT-H Comprehensive Research Training Program
    George Stancel; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Track I - A short-term program of summer research experiences for predoctoral dental students; Track II - An individual PhD in Biomedical Sciences program; Track III - An integrated DDS/PhD degree ..
  11. PREOPERATIVE INFORMATION AND RESPONSES TO SURGERY
    A Sime; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..A two-way multivariate analysis of variance technique will be utilized to estimate the main and interaction effects of the independent variables upon level of distress during surgery. Data analysis is currently in progress...
  12. CLINICAL CANCER EDUCATION PROGRAM
    Samir El Mofty; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..autopsy and Radiation Oncology Screening Program rotations, 3) to enlarge the Oral Oncology course for senior dental students from sixteen to eighteen hours, 4) to create an eighteen hour course on dental radiology and 5) to continue ..
  13. CLINICAL CANCER EDUCATION PROGRAM
    EDMUND CATALDO; Fiscal Year: 1980
    An integrated preclinical and clinical cancer education program for all undergraduate dental students is proposed utilizing combined resources of Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine and the New ..
  14. Contemporary Issues in Dental Curriculum
    Allan Formicola; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The curriculum materials produced by the expert panels will provide contemporary teaching materials for dental educators on topics that will improve the quality of patient care. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  15. Behavioral and Physiological Responses to Race-Related Stress in Diabetic Women
    Julie Wagner; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  16. Changing Culture: Research/Scholarly Curriculum Track
    Anthony Iacopino; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..track that is not an "add-on" or afterthought, rather, it is a dedicated portion of the time that exposes all dental students to topics not traditionally included in dental curricula including careers in dental research/academics, post-..
  17. A HARM REDUCTION APPROACH FOR REDUCING DWI RECIDIVISM
    Thomas Nochajski; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  18. PROMOTING TRANSLATIONAL DENTAL RESEARCH ACADEMIC CAREERS
    EDWARD ROSSOMANDO; Fiscal Year: 2008
    DESCRIPTION: (provided by the applicant) The present proposal is designed to a) infuse in undergraduate dental students an appreciation of science and the results of scientific research, and b) provide students with an appreciation for ..
  19. Sharp Instrument Injuries and Use of Clinical Services
    Gerardo Maupome; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This study will provide important information to establish the current impact of SII/BBFE incidents in HCWs, in terms of their utilization of clinical services and associated costs. ..
  20. Workshop Course to Promote and Develop Dental Technology
    EDWARD ROSSOMANDO; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..develop, implement, test, and evaluate a short course of instruction specifically aimed at fourth year dental students, dental residents, postdoctoral fellows, and dental school junior faculty to convey the relevant information ..
  21. Study Plans of Communication and Oral Health Disparities
    Anne Koerber; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..are 1) literature searches to identify variables and methods, 2) interviews and focus groups with patients, dental students, dental hygiene students, faculty and dental school staff to uncover potential difficulties and assure that ..
  22. Clinical Validation of Combined ICDAS/QLF Exam for Early Caries Detection
    ANDREA GONCALVES FERREIRA ZANDONA; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The successful validation of this early caries detection approach will provide the tools necessary for clinicians and researchers to advance the field and reduce the burden of the most common disease facing mankind. ..
  23. Communication in Late-stage Cancer: Exploring Hospice Decision
    DEBORAH PEASE WALDROP; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..3) Understanding how end-of-life decisions are made is essential for the efficient planning and delivery of comprehensive services for the growing number of adults who will die from cancer. ..
  24. Longitudinal Study of Fluoride, Diet, Caries & Fluorosis
    Steven Levy; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..As studies involving recruitment and successful retention of a cohort from birth are extremely rare, the Iowa Fluoride Study offers a unique opportunity to study these relationships in unprecedented detail. ..
  25. Reducing Oral Cancer Disparities in Florida
    Scott Tomar; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Effectiveness of the interventions will be measured through population-based surveys and utilization of the hotline and clinics. ..
  26. Mineralization: Integrins and Focal Adhesion Kinase
    Galen Schneider; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This will allow for development of new therapeutic approaches that in turn could lead to novel treatments and tissue-engineered biological applications to increase the quality of life for many patients. ..
  27. Tobacco Cessation via Doctors of Chiropractic
    Judith Gordon; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The goal of this study is to provide the foundation for a randomized clinical trial with a nationally-representative sample of DCs. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  28. Psychoneuroimmunology and Mind-Body Interventions
    Janice Kiecolt Glaser; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  29. Facilitating Alcohol Screening of Hypertensive Patients
    Peter Miller; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Such screening and intervention should improve blood pressure control in many of these patients and, in turn, reduce risk of chronic disease and death. ..
  30. Refining Measures of Lip Function
    CARROLL TROTMAN; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The developed measure(s) will provide a tremendous advantage in terms of characterizing existing and future outcomes for surgical treatment. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  31. The impact of dental education on health disparities
    JOZEF WELIE; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..In this planning grant, three different patient categories will be examined: 1. Patients with advanced Alzheimer's Disease; 2. Patients of African-American descent; and 3. Recent immigrants. ..
  32. Harvard-SDM/Forsyth Scholar/Faculty Development Program
    Philip Stashenko; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..In addition, the program structure and environment will encourage life-long learning, successful research career transitions and strong collaborative partnering skills. ..
  33. INNATE IMMUNITY AND PERIODONTAL DISEASE IN MICE
    Philip Stashenko; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The long-term goal of these studies is to determine the role of innate immunity in periodontitis and to apply this information to the development of immune modulators that ameliorate disease. ..
  34. Immunity to Disseminating Dentoalveolar Infections
    Philip Stashenko; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The goal of these studies is to fully define the immunological effector mechanisms that protect against disseminating dentoalveolar infections ..
  35. Anti-Inflammatory PAF Acetylhydrolase in Lung Injury
    Katherine Howard; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Through the logical design of the proposed studies, novel and important information will be gained that will significantly advance our understanding of the cell biology of this important anti-inflammatory enzyme. ..
  36. Periodontal Host-Pathogen Conference
    Frank Scannapieco; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..We will offer a limited number of travel grants to several graduate student or post-doctoral fellow poster presenters who have need for such support. ..
  37. Psychoneuroimmunology and Mind-Body Medicine
    Janice Kiecolt Glaser; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Accordingly, a psychoneuroimmunology focus for these mechanistic studies will provide a way to clarify mechanisms while assessing clinical efficacy. ..
  38. Role of Serotonin in Osteoclast Differentation
    Philip Stashenko; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The goal is to characterize the elements of the serotonin system that are present in OC, and determine their role in the regulation of bone mass under physiologic and pathologic conditions. ..
  39. Salivary Biomarkers to Predict Alveolar Bone Loss
    Frank Scannapieco; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..We envision that this approach could be conveniently adapted in the future for use by practicing dentists to provide objective information to assess risk for periodontal bone loss. ..
  40. Immunomodulation of Inflammatory Bone Resorption
    Philip Stashenko; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The goal of these studies is to devise new methods for immunomodulating proinflammatory pathways and bone resorption via preferential induction of IL-10. ..
  41. 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. ..
  42. Adoption of Pharmacotherapy in Alcoholism Treatment
    Peter Miller; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  43. Does FAK mediate implant microtopography
    Galen Schneider; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This would allow for a controlled, localized, site specific tissue engineering approach in association with Dental implant therapy. ..
  44. WeBREATHe: Web-Based Respiratory Education About Tobacco and Health
    Judith Gordon; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  45. Dental Practitioners and Eating Disorder Prevention
    Rita DeBate; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..This project is unique in that it takes a theoretical approach involving the dental practitioner as a key participant in the secondary and tertiary prevention of eating disorders. ..
  46. Brain Glucose Metabolism and Hypoglycemia Unawareness
    CORNELIS TACK; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The long-term objective of this project is to find new targets that allow a more problem-oriented approach to manage and/or reverse hypoglycemia unawareness. ..
  47. Virtual Simulations for Dental Research Education
    MARILYN LANTZ; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..provided by the applicant) This proposal presents plans to develop educational experiences for all dental students that will engage them in substantial basic, clinical, educational, behavioral, and health services research ..
  48. Florida Model for Oral Cancer Control, Phase I
    Scott Tomar; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  49. REDUCTION OF COMPOSITE POLYMERIZATION CONTRACTION STRESS
    RONALD SAKAGUCHI; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Clinically significant reductions in contraction strain and stress will be produced which will improve the function and longevity of resin composite restorations. ..
  50. FIBRINOGEN BINDING AND VIRULENCE OF P GINGIVALIS
    MARILYN LANTZ; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  51. CHILD ORAL HEALTH QUALITY OF LIFE QUESTIONNAIRE
    Hillary 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. ..