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Keijser, B.J.F. (author), Zaura, E. (author), Huse, S.M. (author), van der Vossen, J.M.B.M. (author), Schuren, F.H.J. (author), Montijn, R.C. (author), ten Gate, J.M. (author), Crielaard, W. (author), TNO Kwaliteit van Leven (author)
A good definition of commensal microflora and an understanding of its relation to health are essential in preventing and combating disease. We hypothesized that the species richness of human oral microflora is underestimated. Saliva and supragingival plaque were sampled from 71 and 98 healthy adults, respectively. Amplieons from the V6...
article 2008
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Schuller, A.A. (author), Kalsbeek, H. (author)
Purpose was to study the effect of professionally applied topical fluoride on oral health status on the population level in adolescents with lower socio-economic status. Adolescents attending dental clinics where professional fluoride application is a routine procedure (high-fluoride group) were compared to adolescents from other clinics (low...
article 2003
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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 on oral health was performed in youngsters aged 5, 11, 17 or 23 years, in whom oral health care was covered by a health insurance fund. To obtain data on dental attendance, oral hygiene habits and the use of fluoride tablets questionnaires were used; data on the prevalence of dental plaque and...
article 2002
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Kalsbeek, H. (author), Zijlstra-Remon, N. (author), Filedt Kok-Weimar, T.L. (author)
An epidemiological study was performed on caries, fluorosis and plaque in children of refugees 8, 9 and 10 years of age. Tooth brushing habits and dental attendance were evaluated with a questionnaire. Of the 87 children participating (response rate 89%), 85% showed caries experience, 17% fluorosis and 46% clearly visible plaque. Only 14% of the...
article 2001
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Kalsbeek, H. (author), Truin, G.J. (author), Poorterman, J.H.G. (author), van Rossum, G.M.J.M. (author), van Rijkom, H.M. (author), Verrips, G.H.W. (author)
In 1995, a dental survey, similar to one carried out in 1983, was performed among persons aged 25-54 in the city of 's-Hertogenbosch, the Netherlands. Objective: To describe trends in adults periodontal health between 1983 and 1995. Methods: The participants were interviewed at home and clinically examined in a dental van. Results: Average...
article 2000
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Verrips, G.H. (author), Frencken, J.E. (author), Kalsbeek, H. (author), Filedt Kok-Weimar, T.L. (author), Nederlands Instituut voor Praeventieve Gezondheidszorg TNO (author)
This investigation was first, to assess the oral health of 11-year-old children in four ethnic groups in Amsterdam; second, to assess their dental behaviour and third, to identify potential determinants of frequency of toothbrushing. Representative samples of 97 Surinamese, 209 Moroccan, 128 Turkish and 102 Dutch children were examined orally...
article 1993
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Verrips, G.H. (author), Frencken, J.E. (author), Kalsbeek, H. (author), ter Horst, G. (author), Filedt Kok-Weimar, T.L. (author), TNO Preventie en Gezondheid (author)
The aim of this study was threefold: first, to assess the oral health of Turkish, Moroccan, Surinamese, Dutch and "other" 5-yr-old children living in Amsterdam; second, to identify risk indicators for caries, in addition to ethnicity; and third, to identify potential risk factors related to differences in caries experience in these children....
article 1992
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Frencken, J.E. (author), Verrips, G.H. (author), Kalsbeek, H. (author), Filedt Kok-Weimar, T.L. (author), Nederlands Instituut voor Praeventieve Gezondheidszorg TNO (author)
This study investigates whether the oral health of 5- and 11-year-old children of immigrants from Turkey and Morocco is worse than that of Dutch peer groups in Amsterdam. The outcome variables considered were dmft/s. DMFT/S and the index-components, amount of plaque and number of tooth surfaces sealed (only 11-year olds). The explanatory...
article 1992
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