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Recent Publications

Contributing to The Art and Science of Pediatric Dentistry

Dr. Homa Amini

Amini, H., Casamassimo, P.S. Prenatal Dental Care: A Review. General Dentistry,  58(3):176-180, 2010.

Amini H. Oral health beliefs and behaviors during pregnancy. JDR  2010; 89, # 874.

Amini, H, Walker, D. Oral health status of Head Start children in Columbus, OH. JDR 2010; 89, # 298.

Goodwin A., Thikkurissy S, Amini H, Kumar A, Rashid, R. Parental management of pediatric dental pain relates to health literacy. JDR 2010; 89, #870

Ralstrom E, daFonseca M, Amini H. Oral health status of adolescents with sickle cell disease. JDR 2010; 89: #953.

Wohlford C, Amini H, Rashid, R, Kumar A, Casamassimo, PS Identifying risk factors associated with early childhood caries. JDR 2010; 89, # 1382


Dr. Paul Casamassimo

Casamassimo, P.S., Thikkurissy, S., Edelstein, B., Maiorini, E.: Beyond the dmft: The    Human and Economic Costs of Early Childhood Caries. JADA, 140: 650-57, 2009.

Casamassimo, P.S.: A Life Without Teeth. Academic Pediatrics 9(6): 386-7, 2009.

Oueis, H., Casamassimo, P.S., Molinari, G.: Alternatives for Hand Over Mouth Exercise After Its Elimination from the Clinical Guidelines of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry," Pediatric Dentistry, 32(3):389-94, 2010.

Casamassimo, P.S., Berlocher, W., Cheney, W.R., Donly, K., Lee, J., Nowak, A.J., Seale, N.S., Wilson, S.: A Position Paper: The Future of Pediatric   Dentistry Advanced Education: The Need for Change in Training Standards, Pediatric Dentistry, 31(4):298-309, 2009.

Cunnion, D.T., Papageorgiou, C.P., Jones, J.A., Spiro, A., Rich, S.E., Tate. A., Casamassimo, P., Hayes, C., Garcia, R.I. Pediatric Oral Health-Related Quality of Life Improves After Treatment of ECC. Journal of Dentistry for Children 77:217-223, 2010.

Casamassimo, P.S. Don’t Confuse an Agenda with a Solution [editorial]. Pediatric Dentistry, 32(2):7-9, 2010.

Casamassimo, P.S. Tipping the Balance at 53.6% [editorial]. Pediatric Dentistry, 32(4):280, 2010.


Dr. Ann Griffen

Igboin, M, Griffen A, Leys, E. Porphyrmonas gingivalis strain diversity. J Clin Micro 2009;47:3073-81.

Kumar PS, Leys , Bryk JM, Martinez FJ, Moeschberger ML, Griffen AL. Changes in periodontal health status are associated with bacterial community shifts as assessed by quantitative 16S cloning and sequencing.J Clin Microbiol. 2006 Oct;44(10):3665-73.


Dr. Dennis McTigue

Gustafson D, McTigue D, Thikkurissy S, Casamassimo P, Nusstein J. Continued Care of Children Seen in a Hospital Emergency Department for Dental Trauma.  Pediatr. Dent. IN PRESS

McTigue, D., "Managing injuries to the primary dentition" Dent. Clin. N.A., Vol. 53, No. 4, October 2009, 627-638

Watts AK, Thikkurissy S, Smith TS, Smiley MK, McTigue DJ. Intraoperative Local Anesthesia affects physiologic parameters of children undergoing general anesthesia for dental rehabilitation.  Pediatr. Dent. Vol.31, No. 5, Sept/Oct, 2009, 414-419.

 

Dr. Sarat Thikkurissy

Thikkurissy S, Lal S. Oral Health Burden in Children with Special Medical Needs. Dental Clinics North America.2009:53(2)

Thikkurissy S, Rawlins JT, Kumar A, Evans E, Casamassimo PS. Rapid treatment reduces hospitalization for patients with odontogenic-based cellulits. Am J Emerg Med. Accepted. March 2009.

Watts AK, Thikkurissy S, Smith TS, Smiley MK, McTigue DJ. Intraoperative Local Anesthesia affects physiologic parameters of children undergoing general anesthesia for dental rehabilitation.  Pediatr. Dent. Vol.31, No. 5, Sept/Oct, 2009, 414-419.

Thikkurissy S, Glazer KM, McNamara KK, Tatakis DN.

Buccal bifurcation cyst in a 7-year-old: surgical management and 14-month follow-up. J Periodontol. 2010 Mar;81(3):442-6.PMID: 20192872

 

Townsend JA, Ganzberg S, Thikkurissy S.

The effect of local anesthetic on quality of recovery characteristics following dental rehabilitation under general anesthesia in children. Anesth Prog. 2009 Winter;56(4):115-22.PMID: 20020791

  

Casamassimo PS, Thikkurissy S, Edelstein BL, Maiorini E.

Beyond the dmft: the human and economic cost of early childhood caries. J Am Dent Assoc. 2009 Jun;140(6):650-7. Review.PMID: 19491160

 

da Fonseca MA, Evans M, Teske D, Thikkurissy S, Amini H.

The impact of oral health on the quality of life of young patients with congenital cardiac disease. Cardiol Young. 2009 Jun;19(3):252-6. Epub 2009 Apr 14.PMID: 19366472

 

daFonseca MA, Thikkurissy S.

Maxillary melanotic neuroectodermal tumor of infancy - case report. International Journal of Clinical Pediatric Dentistry

 2009. Sep-Dec

 

Thikkurissy S. Chapter 44- Anticaries Agents in ‘Pharmacology and Therapeutics for Dentistry’. 6th Ed. Editors Yagiela, Dowd, Johnson, Mariotti, Neidle