• Screening and preventive interventions by primary care providers could improve outcomes related to early childhood caries. (aappublications.org)
  • There is no direct evidence that screening by primary care clinicians reduces early childhood caries. (aappublications.org)
  • Early childhood caries is associated with pain and tooth loss, as well as impaired growth, decreased weight gain, and negative effects on speech, appearance, self-esteem, school performance, and quality of life. (aappublications.org)
  • Inadequate maternal vitamin D (assessed by using 25-hydroxyvitamin D [25OHD]) levels during pregnancy may affect tooth calcification, predisposing enamel hypoplasia and early childhood caries (ECC). (aappublications.org)
  • This study shows, for the first time, that maternal prenatal 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels may have an influence on the primary dentition and the development of early childhood caries. (aappublications.org)
  • Tooth decay in infants and preschool-aged children is called early childhood caries (ECC). (aappublications.org)
  • For many at-risk groups, the rampant extent of decay exhibited is called severe early childhood caries (S-ECC). (aappublications.org)
  • Dental Caries: Principles and Management is intended for dental school students, practicing dentists, and researchers in dentistry. (ebooks.com)
  • She is the first person to be selected as the Life member of the Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry (ISPPD) and is a Fellow of the Indian Dental Association and the National Academy of Medical Sciences. (wikipedia.org)
  • As head of the Department of Biochemistry at Moscow Stomatological Institute, Professor A.E. Sharpenak tackled one of the major problems of dentistry, namely, the etiology and pathogenesis of dental caries. (wikipedia.org)
  • The novelty, the validity and relevance of research findings of A.E. Sharpenak received scientific recognition and entered into the history of Russian dentistry under the name of the author - the theory of dental caries of A.E. Sherpenak. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Australian Dental Council recognized the specialty of Special Needs Dentistry in November 2003. (wikipedia.org)
  • Australian and New Zealand Academy of Special Needs Dentistry This academy is a group of specialists who are registered as Special Needs Dental practitioners in both Australia and New Zealand. (wikipedia.org)
  • Special Care Dentistry (SCD) is the thirteenth and most recent dental speciality to be approved by the United Kingdom General Dental Council (GDC). (wikipedia.org)
  • Epidemiology of Dental Caries. (ebooks.com)
  • The International Association for Dental Research has an award named after Dean, called the H. Trendley Dean Memorial Award, recognizing meritorious research in epidemiology and public health. (wikipedia.org)
  • H. Trendley Dean Memorial Award for research in epidemiology ad dental caries. (wikipedia.org)
  • The survey showed differences in histories of dental caries among three groups of children: those who had received optimal levels of systemic fluoride for their entire lives, for some portion of their lives, or not at all. (cdc.gov)
  • Anyone of any age is susceptible to rampant caries, but luckily there are treatments that can restore your oral health. (colgate.com)
  • Because fluoride is available in many sources, including food and tap water, and may be administered at home and professionally applied, pediatricians should be aware of the risks and benefits of various fluoride modalities to appropriately advise families to achieve maximum protection against dental caries, and to help counsel patients about proper oral health. (aap.org)
  • More than ten books in the area of dental caries and oral microbiology have also been published in Chinese, and have been widely used as reference book for dental students in most of dental schools in China. (ebooks.com)
  • See your dentist regularly every 6 months for dental cleanings and oral exams. (drugs.com)
  • Oral health is an essential component of wellbeing, and dental emergencies may pose a big challenge to volunteers in developing countries. (themediaconsortium.com)
  • Poor oral hygiene and high consumption of sugary foods and drinks are common causes of dental caries in children, but Dr. Sabbah and colleagues suggest the levels of stress a mother experiences throughout pregnancy may also play a role. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • During fall 1987, as part of routine surveillance of oral health status, the Dental Health Bureau, Utah Department of Health, surveyed Utah schoolchildren aged 8-12 years. (cdc.gov)
  • S. Thorpe, "Oral health issues in the African region: current situation and future perspectives," Journal of Dental Education , vol. 70, supplement, pp. 8-15, 2006. (hindawi.com)
  • There are a number of established societies within Australia and New Zealand which provide resources for dental health and other allied health professionals and who advocate for the oral health of people with special needs. (wikipedia.org)
  • The objectives of ASSCID include an oral health and special needs educational role for dental professionals and other allied health workers. (wikipedia.org)
  • The society also has a large focus on dental care for special needs children and avidly support oral health promotion. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dental Health Services Victoria (DHSV) The principal public oral health organisation in Victoria, Australia, is Dental Health Services Victoria (DHSV). (wikipedia.org)
  • Incorporate the 2012 radiographic selection criteria to more effectively utilize bitewing radiography as a diagnostic tool in caries diagnosis 4. (themediaconsortium.com)
  • This review will focus on methods by which mucosal host defenses can be induced by immunization to interfere with dental caries caused by mutans streptococci. (nih.gov)
  • Another approach is being pursued by BASF, focused on replacing native lactobacillus flora with a variety dubbed L. anti-caries, which prevents S. mutans from binding to enamel. (wikipedia.org)
  • Throughout the 1940s, under his leadership (V.R. Bobyleva, L.A. Gorozhankina, E.V. Aleksandrova, N.P. Dzichkovskaya, N.V. Nikolaeva, I.I. Grachev) a large amount of experimental work was carried out on the etiology of dental caries. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to figures published by the World Health Organisation (WHO), dental health is still a major problem in the industrialised nations. (medic8.com)
  • Type 2" lesions are characterized by a generalized loss of root radiopacity on a dental radiograph. (wikipedia.org)
  • National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys are performed by the government every several years and track the caries rate in the United States. (colgate.com)
  • 7/08/2013 · Thanks a lot for your great post.it is informative post for health care.This post give me more new information about dental problem solve tip's.i like this post. (themediaconsortium.com)
  • Dr. Wael Sabbah, of the Dental Institute at King's College London in the UK, and colleagues publish their findings in the American Journal of Public Health . (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Dental caries remains a major public health concern in most industrialized countries, affecting 60-90% of schoolchildren and the vast majority of adults. (wikipedia.org)
  • National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research of the National Institute of Health. (wikipedia.org)
  • Fluoride salts are often added to municipal drinking water (as well as certain food products in some countries) for the purposes of maintaining dental health. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dental hypoplasias provide an indicator of health status during the time in childhood when the enamel of the tooth crown is being formed. (wikipedia.org)
  • The experiments provided extensive knowledge about dental health and resulted in enough empirical data to link the intake of sugar to dental caries. (wikipedia.org)
  • It appears to have more dental health benefits than other polyalcohols. (wikipedia.org)
  • Also in 1921, he entered the United States Public Health Service and was stationed in several US Marine Corps hospitals until 1931 when he was placed in charge of dental research at the National Institute of Health, advancing to director of the dental research section in 1945. (wikipedia.org)
  • Multivariable Tobit regression models were developed for 1- through 5-year exposure variables to predict the number of tooth surfaces with caries experience at 4 to 7 years of age. (aappublications.org)
  • Age at dental examination showed a significant positive association and fluoride exposure showed a significant negative association with the number of tooth surfaces with caries experience in the final model. (aappublications.org)
  • all subjects had some nonmilk dairy intakes) and high adequate intakes of vitamin C (vs inadequate and low adequate intakes) were associated with fewer tooth surfaces having caries experience. (aappublications.org)
  • High intakes of regular soda pop (vs none and low intakes) were associated with more tooth surfaces having caries experience. (aappublications.org)
  • Dental caries vaccines: prospects and concerns. (nih.gov)
  • Molecular targets for dental caries vaccines are explored for their effectiveness in intact protein and subunit (synthetic peptide, recombinant and conjugate) vaccines in pre-clinical studies. (nih.gov)
  • Recent progress in the development of mucosal adjuvants and viable and non-viable delivery systems for dental caries vaccines is described. (nih.gov)
  • 3 - 5 Approximately three-quarters of children with caries have not received treatment. (aappublications.org)
  • 2 , 6 , 7 Dental caries disproportionately affects minority and economically disadvantaged children. (aappublications.org)
  • 10 , 11 Access to dental care is limited by many factors, including lack of dental coverage and shortages in dentists treating young children, particularly those who are uninsured or publicly insured. (aappublications.org)
  • The impact of contemporary changes in beverage patterns, specifically decreased milk intakes and increased 100% juice and soda pop intakes, on dental caries in young children is unknown. (aappublications.org)
  • We describe associations among caries experience and intakes of dairy foods, sugared beverages, and nutrients and overall diet quality in young children. (aappublications.org)
  • Examination showed dental caries in the permanent dentitions of 477 (50%) of the children (Table 1). (cdc.gov)
  • Longitudinal measurements of caries increments combined with multiple dietary histories are needed to clarity the association between caries and eating habits. (sciencemag.org)
  • Because the experiments had shown a clear link between sugar intake and dental caries, the industry was not pleased with the results, and the researchers delayed their publication. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dental caries, as many other conditions, has its own set of contributing factors that include genetic, environmental and behavioral. (colgate.com)