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Review Of Approaches To Caries Treatment, Cherissa Chong 2016 University of Pennsylvania

Review Of Approaches To Caries Treatment, Cherissa Chong

Dental Theses

Dental caries is considered to be one of the most prevalent infectious disease in humans across all age groups because they affect 60-90% of the world’s population. With the introduction of refined sugar into the modern diet and an improved understanding of the pathogenesis of dental caries, the need for novel approaches to caries prevention has become is a key undertaking for addressing the caries burden in the 21st century. While previous studies have shown successful elimination of bacteria in the oral cavity, only a few modalities such as antimicrobial peptides, vaccines and more recently, nanoparticles, have been developed ...


Barr, Edward Wallace, 1887-1962 (Mss 576), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives 2016 Western Kentucky University

Barr, Edward Wallace, 1887-1962 (Mss 576), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

MSS Finding Aids

Finding aid only for Manuscripts Collection 576. Papers, lecture notes and appointment book relating to Dr. E. Wallace Barr’s training and service as a dentist with the American Expeditionary Forces during World War I; includes a few items of family correspondence.


Root Caries: A Hands-On Workshop, Linda C. Niessen, Gretchen Gibson 2016 Nova Southeastern University

Root Caries: A Hands-On Workshop, Linda C. Niessen, Gretchen Gibson

Linda Niessen

No abstract provided.


Oral And Pharyngeal Cancer Trends In Va Hospital Discharges, Linda C. Niessen, D. J. Fedele, J. A. Jones 2016 Nova Southeastern University

Oral And Pharyngeal Cancer Trends In Va Hospital Discharges, Linda C. Niessen, D. J. Fedele, J. A. Jones

Linda Niessen

No abstract provided.


Oral Health For Older Women, Linda C. Niessen 2016 Nova Southeastern University

Oral Health For Older Women, Linda C. Niessen

Linda Niessen

No abstract provided.


Oral Health And Social Justice: Opportunities For Leadership, Linda C. Niessen 2016 Nova Southeastern University

Oral Health And Social Justice: Opportunities For Leadership, Linda C. Niessen

Linda Niessen

No abstract provided.


Nineteenth Marvin Goldstein Lectureship, Linda C. Niessen 2016 Nova Southeastern University

Nineteenth Marvin Goldstein Lectureship, Linda C. Niessen

Linda Niessen

No abstract provided.


Geriatric Dentistry: Aging And Oral Health, Athena S. Papas, Linda C. Niessen, Howard H. Chauncey 2016 Nova Southeastern University

Geriatric Dentistry: Aging And Oral Health, Athena S. Papas, Linda C. Niessen, Howard H. Chauncey

Linda Niessen

No abstract provided.


Aging In America: Implications For Dentistry, Linda C. Niessen, G. C. Williams 2016 Nova Southeastern University

Aging In America: Implications For Dentistry, Linda C. Niessen, G. C. Williams

Linda Niessen

No abstract provided.


An Economic Analysis Of The Return On Investment For A Dental Education, Linda C. Niessen, H. A. Dunlevy 2016 Nova Southeastern University

An Economic Analysis Of The Return On Investment For A Dental Education, Linda C. Niessen, H. A. Dunlevy

Linda Niessen

This paper examines the costs and benefits the dental school applicant might consider before selecting dentistry as a career. The costs and benefits of pursuing dentistry are compared to those of selecting engineering. The rate of return to dentistry when compared to engineering is calculated for three time periods: 1974, 1978, and 1982. The rate is a proxy for the financial returns an applicant expects to recognize if he or she decides to become a dentist. The study finds that the rate of return to dentistry has declined from 23.6 percent in 1974 to 18.7 percent in 1978 ...


Aging And The Oral Cavity, Gretchen Gibson, Linda C. Niessen 2016 Oral Health Quality Group

Aging And The Oral Cavity, Gretchen Gibson, Linda C. Niessen

Linda Niessen

Geriatric Medicine


Aging Successfully: Oral Health For The Prime Of Life, Linda C. Niessen 2016 Nova Southeastern University

Aging Successfully: Oral Health For The Prime Of Life, Linda C. Niessen

Linda Niessen

No abstract provided.


Older Adults-Implications For Private Dental Practitioners, Denise J. Fedele, Linda C. Niessen 2016 Nova Southeastern University

Older Adults-Implications For Private Dental Practitioners, Denise J. Fedele, Linda C. Niessen

Linda Niessen

Currently, 35 million people are over the age of 65 in the United States. This number is expected to double to 70 million by 2030 (Figure 1). In California, 3.7 million people are over the age of 65, and this number is expected to increase to 6.4 million in the next 20 years or within the practice lifetime of students presently enrolled in California's dental hygiene and dental schools. The oldest old, those over age 85, are the fastest-growing segment of the United States and California's population. California's aging population will reflect the diversity of ...


New Research On Women’S Oral Health, Linda C. Niessen 2016 Nova Southeastern University

New Research On Women’S Oral Health, Linda C. Niessen

Linda Niessen

No abstract provided.


Nineteenth Marvin Goldstein Lectureship, Linda C. Niessen 2016 Nova Southeastern University

Nineteenth Marvin Goldstein Lectureship, Linda C. Niessen

Linda Niessen

No abstract provided.


Hands-On Root Caries, Linda C. Niessen, Gretchen Gibson 2016 Nova Southeastern University

Hands-On Root Caries, Linda C. Niessen, Gretchen Gibson

Linda Niessen

No abstract provided.


Geresthetics: Esthetic Dentistry For Older Adults, R. E. Goldstein, Linda C. Niessen 2016 Nova Southeastern University

Geresthetics: Esthetic Dentistry For Older Adults, R. E. Goldstein, Linda C. Niessen

Linda Niessen

Esthetics in Dentistry


Dentistry And Media Workshop, Linda C. Niessen 2016 Nova Southeastern University

Dentistry And Media Workshop, Linda C. Niessen

Linda Niessen

No abstract provided.


Commencement Address, Linda C. Niessen 2016 Nova Southeastern University

Commencement Address, Linda C. Niessen

Linda Niessen

No abstract provided.


Commencement Address, Linda C. Niessen 2016 Nova Southeastern University

Commencement Address, Linda C. Niessen

Linda Niessen

No abstract provided.


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