New England, USA dental professionals' attitudes and behaviours regarding domestic violence.


BACKGROUND:The aim of this study was to describe New England dental professionals' attitudes and behaviours regarding domestic violence (DV) and to identify barriers faced in intervening to help suspected victims. METHODS:A cross-sectional survey using a convenience sample of dentists (n = 169) and hygienists (n = 190) attending the 2004 Yankee Dental Conference in Boston, MA was conducted. Data were collected using a questionnaire assessing screening practices, actions taken, deterrents in identification and referral, prior DV education and perceived need for DV education. Descriptive, bivariate and multivariate analyses were performed. RESULTS:Dentists and hygienist were very similar in their attitudes and behaviours regarding DV. Dental professionals who had received prior DV education were more likely to screen for DV (p


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Mascarenhas AK,Deshmukh A,Scott T




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    journal_title:British dental journal

    pub_type: 评论,杂志文章



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  • Nick Ransford: 'There is a job to do so let's get on with it'.

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    journal_title:British dental journal

    pub_type: 面试


    authors: Ransford N,Doherty R

    更新日期:2014-03-01 00:00:00

  • Carcinoma arising in cyclosporin-induced gingival hyperplasia.

    abstract::A patient with intra-oral squamous cell carcinoma arising in an area of cyclosporin-induced gingival hyperplasia associated with a renal transplant is presented. This appears to be the first reported case of its kind. Subsequently, the patient developed a carcinoma of the lateral margin of the tongue, with metastasis ...

    journal_title:British dental journal

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Varga E,Tyldesley WR

    更新日期:1991-07-06 00:00:00

  • Are patients with impacted canines referred too late?

    abstract::Objective To establish the appropriateness of timing of referrals for patients referred for the management of ectopic maxillary canines, and to evaluate the success of previous recommendations to educate referrers.Design Retrospective clinical re-audit.Setting Royal Surrey County Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.Subjects...

    journal_title:British dental journal

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Patel D,Taylor NG

    更新日期:2016-11-04 00:00:00

  • Oral mucosal screening as an integral part of routine dental care.

    abstract::The principal aim of this study was to assess the feasibility of conducting a systematic examination of the oral mucosa, as an integral part of the routine dental check-up and in conditions comparable with those in NHS dental practice. A total of 1949 individuals, who were already registered as patients with an indust...

    journal_title:British dental journal

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Field EA,Morrison T,Darling AE,Parr TA,Zakrzewska JM

    更新日期:1995-10-07 00:00:00

  • Thousands of new oral health educators.

    abstract::Oral health promotion in the community pharmacy: an evaluation of a pilot oral health promotion intervention. ...

    journal_title:British dental journal

    pub_type: 杂志文章



    更新日期:2017-10-13 00:00:00

  • Debate: short-term orthodontics.

    abstract::Debate based on an opinion article published in the British Dental Journal entitled 'Truth or consequences: the potential implications of short-term cosmetic orthodontics for general dental practitioners' by R. A. C. Chate ( 2013; 215: 551-553; ...

    journal_title:British dental journal

    pub_type: 评论,杂志文章


    authors: Maini A,Chate R

    更新日期:2014-04-01 00:00:00

  • Using problem-based learning as part of general dental practice vocational training.

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    journal_title:British dental journal

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Mowat H,Stewart S

    更新日期:1999-07-24 00:00:00

  • Are restrictive NHS contracts of benefit in addressing health inequalities? An ecological evaluation of their value in the North East of England.

    abstract:AIM:To determine if restrictive NHS contracts are of benefit in addressing health inequalities in oral health, by using an ecological approach based upon an area measure of material deprivation. METHODS:Postcodes of patients seen under all the restrictive contracts (49) within the North East of England were identified...

    journal_title:British dental journal

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Landes DP,Jardine C

    更新日期:2009-10-24 00:00:00

  • The anterior all-ceramic crown: a rationale for the choice of ceramic and cement.

    abstract::The full coverage, all-ceramic restoration of an anterior tooth is a challenging clinical situation for which a variety of all-ceramic systems and cements are available. The decision making process involves the consideration of a number of factors such as underlying substrate colour, tooth preparation geometry, margin...

    journal_title:British dental journal

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Mizrahi B

    更新日期:2008-09-13 00:00:00

  • Infant oral mutilation - a child protection issue?

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    journal_title:British dental journal

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Girgis S,Gollings J,Longhurst R,Cheng L

    更新日期:2016-04-01 00:00:00

  • Good occlusal practice in children's dentistry.

    abstract::The difference between paediatric dentistry and most other branches of dentistry is that in the child the occlusion is changing. Consequently 'Good Occlusal Practice' in children is a matter of making the right clinical decisions for the future occlusion. The clinician needs to be able to predict the influence that di...

    journal_title:British dental journal

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Davies SJ,Gray RJ,Mackie IC

    更新日期:2001-12-22 00:00:00

  • A survey of oral and maxillofacial pathology specimens submitted by general dental practitioners over a 30-year period.

    abstract:OBJECTIVES:To determine the range and frequency of diagnoses in specimens submitted for histopathological examination by general dental practitioners (GDPs). METHODS:A retrospective analysis was carried out of all cases submitted by GDPs for the period 1974-2003, using a Foxpro Windows database. The data were collated...

    journal_title:British dental journal

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Franklin CD,Jones AV

    更新日期:2006-04-22 00:00:00

  • Buying a dental practice: the legal and commercial issues. Part 1.

    abstract::There is much mystique surrounding the acquisition by a young practitioner of his or her first dental practice, arising largely from his fear of the unknown. In fact, provided that he or she obtains sound legal and commercial advice, he or she can purchase a dental practice almost exclusively out of borrowed capital. ...

    journal_title:British dental journal

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Abrahams RM

    更新日期:1991-04-20 00:00:00

  • Developing the continuum of dental education: including dental foundation trainers in the delivery of a community-based clinical teaching programme.

    abstract:INTRODUCTION:Despite advances in evidence-based dental school educational programmes, the charge is sometimes made that dental students are 'no longer as good as they used to be'. Recent modifications have meant that dental education is now a 'life-long experience', of which dental school is the initial, albeit very im...

    journal_title:British dental journal

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Lynch CD,Ash PJ,Chadwick BL,Herbert RA,Cowpe JG

    更新日期:2012-11-01 00:00:00

  • The dental implications of HIV infection.

    abstract::The provision of dental care for members of the population infected with the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), and those with the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS), has wide implications for methods of dental practice, professional ethics, dental education at all levels, and the interaction between the denta...

    journal_title:British dental journal

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Smith CJ

    更新日期:1989-02-25 00:00:00

  • Communicating new policy on antibiotic prophylaxis with patients: a randomised controlled trial.

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    journal_title:British dental journal

    pub_type: 杂志文章,随机对照试验


    authors: Soheilipour S,Dunne SM,Dickinson C,Jabbarifar SE,Newton JT

    更新日期:2013-08-01 00:00:00

  • The way forward for dental sedation and primary care?

    abstract:OBJECTIVES:Firstly to determine the current provision of sedation in primary dental care in an area of Scotland without local secondary care support and secondly, to investigate dental practitioners' desire for formal postgraduate training in sedation techniques. DESIGN:A prospective postal questionnaire-based study. ...

    journal_title:British dental journal

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Foley J

    更新日期:2002-08-10 00:00:00

  • Evaluation of a hygiene monitor for detection of contamination in dental surgeries.

    abstract::Routines for disinfecting working surfaces in dental surgeries are difficult to monitor without time-consuming and labour-intensive microbiological techniques, yet effective monitoring is a vital part of cross-infection control. Easy to use, on-site methods would be valuable in this context. This study evaluates a por...

    journal_title:British dental journal

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Douglas CW,Rothwell PS

    更新日期:1991-05-11 00:00:00

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    journal_title:British dental journal

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Shaw WC,O'Brien KD,Richmond S

    更新日期:1991-01-19 00:00:00

  • Sir John Lavery's The Dentist (Conrad Ackner and his Patient).

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    journal_title:British dental journal

    pub_type: 传,历史文章,杂志文章


    authors: McConkey K

    更新日期:2011-01-22 00:00:00

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    abstract::Learners are motivated when using games and they have been successfully introduced in many healthcare subjects such as medicine and nursing. The development of games in dentistry has not kept pace with their uptake both as a popular pastime and their implementation in other subjects. Games in the learning space have m...

    journal_title:British dental journal

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Pereira AC,Walmsley AD

    更新日期:2019-09-01 00:00:00

  • Fibre-based post systems: a review.

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    journal_title:British dental journal

    pub_type: 杂志文章,meta分析


    authors: Bateman G,Ricketts DN,Saunders WP

    更新日期:2003-07-12 00:00:00

  • Managing dental caries against the backdrop of COVID-19: approaches to reduce aerosol generation.

    abstract::The COVID-19 pandemic resulted in severe limitation and closure of dental practices in many countries. Outside of the acute (peak) phases of the disease, dentistry has begun to be practised again. However, there is emerging evidence that SARS-CoV-2 can be transmitted via airborne routes, carrying implications for dent...

    journal_title:British dental journal

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Eden E,Frencken J,Gao S,Horst JA,Innes N

    更新日期:2020-10-01 00:00:00

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    journal_title:British dental journal

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Oates AJ,Fitzgerald M,Alexander G

    更新日期:1995-07-08 00:00:00

  • Antibiotic prophylaxis for implant placement: a systematic review of effects on reduction of implant failure.

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    journal_title:British dental journal

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Kim AS,Abdelhay N,Levin L,Walters JD,Gibson MP

    更新日期:2020-06-01 00:00:00

  • Radiographic evidence of treatment with bisphosphonates.

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    journal_title:British dental journal

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Thayer ML

    更新日期:2017-04-07 00:00:00

  • Survival characteristics of 771 resin-retained bridges provided at a UK dental teaching hospital.

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    journal_title:British dental journal

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: King PA,Foster LV,Yates RJ,Newcombe RG,Garrett MJ

    更新日期:2015-04-10 00:00:00

  • The relationship between professional and commercial obligations in dentistry: a scoping review.

    abstract::Introduction The practice of dentistry has become increasingly commercialised and commodified. Conflicts between the commercial and professional obligations that dental practitioners face have been discussed in the academic literature. This review collates the available information and discusses how the area of commer...

    journal_title:British dental journal

    pub_type: 杂志文章,评审


    authors: Holden ACL,Adam L,Thomson WM

    更新日期:2020-01-01 00:00:00

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    journal_title:British dental journal

    pub_type: 杂志文章


    authors: Martin MV,Longman LP,Hill JB,Hardy P

    更新日期:1997-08-23 00:00:00