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Rijkschroeff, P. (author), Schoenmaker, T. (author), Caspers, M. (author), Verschuren, L. (author), Keijser, B.J.F. (author), Nicu, E.A. (author), Loos, B.G. (author)
Oral health and dentistry are essential components of systems medicine, which has received lesser attention in comparison to other medical fields, such as cancer biology. In this context, oral polymorphonuclear neutrophils (oPMNs) play an important role in the maintenance of oral health. To the best of our knowledge, this is the first study to...
article 2020
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Verlinden, D.A. (author), Reijneveld, S.A. (author), Lanting, C.I. (author), van Wouwe, J.P. (author), Schuller, A.A. (author)
The aim of this cross-sectional study was to assess differences in caries experience according to socio-economic status (SES) in a health-care system with full coverage of dental costs for children up to the age of 18 yr. In 2011 and 2014, by performing hurdle negative binomial models, we obtained data on 3,022 children and young adults aged 5,...
article 2019
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Rogers, H.J. (author), Rodd, H.D. (author), Vermaire, E.J.H. (author), Stevens, K. (author), Knapp, R. (author), Yousfi, S.El. (author), Marshman, Z. (author)
Background Economic evaluations provide policy makers with information to facilitate efficient resource allocation. To date, the quality and scope of economic evaluations in the field of child oral health has not been evaluated. Furthermore, whilst the involvement of children in research has been actively encouraged in recent years, the success...
article 2019
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Scheerman, J.F.M. (author), van Loveren, C. (author), van Meijel, B. (author), Dusseldorp, E. (author), Wartewig, E. (author), Verrips, G.H.W. (author), Ket, J.C.F. (author), van Empelen, P. (author)
Objectives. This systematic and meta-analytic review aimed to quantify the association of psychosocial correlates with oral hygiene behaviour among 9- to 19-year olds. Methods. A systematic search up to August 2015 was carried out using the following databases: PubMed, PsycInfo, Embase, CINAHL and Web of Science. If necessary, authors of studies...
article 2016
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van Wijk, A.J. (author), Molendijk, G. (author), Verrips, G.H.W. (author)
Aims: To determine oral health related quality of life (OHRQoL) in a large sample of substance abusers and to evaluate the effect of dental treatment on OHRQoL. Design: A longitudinal observational study. Settings: A dental care clinic specialized in treating severely addicted patients. Participants: A sample of severely addicted substance...
article 2016
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Duijster, D. (author), de Jong-Lenters, M. (author), de Ruiter, C. (author), Thijssen, J. (author), van Loveren, C. (author), Verrips, E. (author)
Objectives The aim of this cross-sectional study was to investigate the relationship between parental and family-related factors and childhood dental caries in a sample of 5- to 6-year-old children of Dutch, Moroccan and Turkish origin. Furthermore, the relationship of parental and family-related factors with social class and ethnicity was...
article 2015
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Duijster, D. (author), Verrips, G.H.W. (author), van Loveren, C. (author)
OBJECTIVES: This study investigated the relationship between family functioning and childhood dental caries. Further objectives were (i) to explore whether oral hygiene behaviours could account for a possible association between family functioning dimensions and childhood dental caries and (ii) to explore whether family functioning could mediate...
article 2014
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Schuller, A.A. (author), van Overbeek, K. (author), Ooijendijk, W.T. (author), TNO Kwaliteit van Leven (author)
In this paper the opinions from dental hygienists and dentists are described concerning the question whether patients could visit the dental hygienist without being seen by a dentist first (access without referral). Eight of ten dental hygienists have a positive attitude towards the idea of access without referral. Dentists were much more...
article 2006
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Schuller, A.A. (author), Poorterman, J.H. (author), TNO Kwaliteit van Leven (author)
In 2003 the project 'Changes in oral health and preventive behaviour'was carried out for the sixth time in succession in The Netherlands. Children and adolescents were asked to fill out a questionnaire and to participate in an oral health examination. Compared to the 1996/1997 results 9-year-olds had a lower incidence of FS and DMFS, 14-year...
article 2006
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Kalsbeek, H. (author), Schuller, A.A. (author), Kivit, M.M. (author), de Baat, C. (author)
Staff members and residents of nursing homes and old people's homes were interviewed about the facilities and provision of oral health care. Clinical examinations were performed to obtain data about the oral health status of the institutionalised elderly. Results show that in most cases the oral health care facilities were insufficient to give...
article 2006
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Kalsbeek, H. (author), Poorterman, J.H. (author), Eijkman, M.A. (author), Verrips, G.H. (author)
In 1987, 1993 and 1999 an epidemiological study was performed on oral health in youngsters, aged 5, 11, 17 or 23 years, in whom oral health care was covered by a health insurance fund. The prevalence of caries in the deciduous teeth of the 5-year-olds (examined without radiographs) did not change significantly between 1987 and 1999. Only a small...
article 2002
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Kalsbeek, H. (author), de Baat, C. (author), Kivit, M.M. (author), de Kleijn de-Vrankrijker, M.W. (author)
In this study oral health of elderly persons as perceived by the subjects was evaluated. Phenomena often mentioned were problems with chewing and biting, dry mouth, retention of food particles between teeth or below the prosthesis, (in edentates) sensitivity of teeth for warm or cold foods and (in edentates) lack of retention of the lower...
article 2001
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Kalsbeek, H. (author), de Baat, C. (author), Kivit, M.M. (author), de Kleijn-de Vrankrijker, M.W. (author), TNO Preventie en Gezondheid (author)
With the aim to get information on oral health, professional dental care and oral hygiene habits a study was performed on persons aged 60 up to 79 years in Haarlem, the Netherlands. After an interview an oral examination was performed, using a mirror and a pocket lamp. Of all persons approached, 376 (38%) participated in the clinical part of the...
article 2000
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Brugman, E. (author), Verrips, G.H. (author), Danz, M.J. (author), Kalsbeek, H. (author), TNO Preventie en Gezondheid (author)
Objective: The aim of this study was to determine the extent to which dental prevention among Turkish parents differs from that among Moroccan parents in one of the large cities in the Netherlands. Design: Turkish and Moroccan mothers with a child of approximately six months old, who visited the well baby clinics in the Schilderswijk area of The...
article 1998
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Burgersdijk, R. (author), Truin, G.J. (author), Frankenmolen, F. (author), Kalsbeek, H. (author), van 't Hof, M. (author), Mulder, J. (author), TNO Preventie en Gezondheid (author)
In 1986 a nationwide dental survey was performed in the Netherlands. This article describes the prevalence of dentofacial anomalies in the age group 15-74 yr, as well as the subjective and objective need for orthodontic treatment. The main findings were: severe crowding in the mandible was found in approximately 15%; an Angle Class II situation...
article 1991
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Burgersdijk, R. (author), Truin, G.J. (author), Kalsbeek, H. (author), van 't Hof, M. (author), Mulder, J. (author), TNO Preventie en Gezondheid (author)
In order to assess the objective and subjective need for cosmetic dentistry in the Dutch adult population in 1986 a stratified sample of 2784 dentate persons, aged 15-74 yr, participated in the study. The aesthetics of anterior teeth and first premolars in the maxillary mandibular arch were determined by dental examiners as well as by the...
article 1991
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Nederlands Instituut voor Praeventieve Gezondheidszorg TNO (author), Kalsbeek, H. (author), van Loveren, C. (author)
report 1987
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