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Time to onset of bisphosphonate-related osteonecrosis of the jaws: a multicentre retrospective cohort study.
OBJECTIVES: Osteonecrosis of the jaw (ONJ) is a potentially severe adverse effect of bisphosphonates (BP). Although the risk of ONJ increases with increasing duration of BP treatment, there are currently no reliable estimates ...
Predictors of dentists' behaviours in delivering prevention in primary dental care in England: using the theory of planned behaviour.
BACKGROUND: To explore the factors predicting preventive behaviours among NHS dentists in Camden, Islington and Haringey in London, using constructs from the Theory of Planned Behaviour. METHODS: A cross-sectional survey ...
Differences by age and sex in general dental practitioners' knowledge, attitudes and behaviours in delivering prevention.
PURPOSE: To assess sex and age differences in NHS dentists' knowledge, attitudes and behaviours in providing preventive care. MATERIALS AND METHODS: A cross-sectional questionnaire survey was conducted with dentists working ...
Association between tooth loss and hypertension among a primarily rural middle aged and older Indian adult population.
BACKGROUND: Studies in high-income countries have reported associations between tooth loss and hypertension. There is however a lack of evidence on this association from South Asian countries especially India. The current ...