Publications, Book Chapters, Posters, and Presentations

Publications (Journal articles)

2018

  1. Dhar V, Mon S, Macek Mark D. Evaluation of non-proximal caries as predictor of proximal caries in primary molars. J. of Clin. Ped. Dent. 2018.
  2. Dhar V, Yu, Lilia YC,Seale NS.Appraisal of Pediatric Dental Resident Research Presented at the Annual Meeting. Pediatr Dent2018;40(6):217-219.
  3. Canares G, Hsu KL, Dhar V, Katechia B. Evidence-Based Care Pathways for Management of Early Childhood Caries. General Dentistry: 24-28; Nov/Dec2018.
  4. Canares G. Clinical Assessment of Nonnutritive Sucking. Decisions in Dentistry. 2018;4(4):18, 21-22.
  5. Tinanoff, N. Chapter 12. Dental Caries in Pediatric Dentistry: Infancy Through Adolescence, editor Nowak,  Elsevier, 2018.
  6. Dawson DV, Blanchette DR, Douglass JM, Tinanoff N, Kramer KWO, Warren JJ, Phipps KR, Starr DE, Marshall TA, Mabry TR, Pagan-Rivera K, Banan JA, Drake DR. Evidence of Early Emergence of Primary Dentition in a Northern Planes American Indian Population. JDR Clinical and Translational Research 3: 161-169, 2018.
  7. Tinanoff, N. Seale NS. Editorial: Pediatric Dentistry’s Impact Factor and Article Citations. Pediatric Dentistry 40:8-9, 2018.
  8. Tinanoff N. (as lead author) Guidelines on Fluoride Therapy.  Council on Clinical Affairs, American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. Pediatric Dentistry (in preparation, 2018)
  9. Dhar V. Social Media and its implications in pediatric dentistry. Pediatric Dentistry 2018; 40 (3):174-176.
  10. Dhar V, Ngo H, Tandon S. Pit and Fissure Sealants. Textbook of Pedodontics- Shobha Tandon, 3rd Edition. Paras Medical Publisher, Hyderabad.
  11. Tandon S, Dhar V. Introduction to Pediatric Restorative Dentistry. Textbook of Pedodontics- Shobha Tandon, 3rd Edition. Paras Medical Publisher, Hyderabad.
  12. Dhar V. A P.A.T. to Boost Effective Learning and Assessment. Presented at AAPD Annual Session, Hawaii

2017

    1. Tinanoff N. (as lead author) Policy on Dietary Recommendations for Infants, Children, and Adolescents.  American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. Pediatric Dentistry (In press).
    2. Dhar V, Marghalani A, Crystal Y, Kumar A, Ritwik P, Tulunoglu O, Graham L. Clinical practice guidelines for use of vital pulp therapies in primary teeth with deep caries. Pediatric Dentistry. (In press).
    3. Crystal Y, Marghalani A, Ureles SD, Wright JT, Sulyanto R, Dicvaris K, Fontana M, Graham L.Silver Diamine Fluoride Guideline.  Pediatric Dentistry. (In press).
    4. Dhar V,Yu YC. Can resident research provide us the evidence we are looking for? Guest Editorial Pediatric Dentistry (in press).
    5. Dye BA, Mitnik GL, Iafolla TJ, Vargas CM. Trends in dental caries in children and adolescents according to poverty status in the United States from 1999 through 2004 and from 2011 through 2014. J Am Dent Assoc. 2017 Aug;148(8):550-565.
    6. Tinanoff, N. Individuals who State that they Brush their Teeth Infrequently may be at Greater Risk for New Carious Lesions. J Evid Based Dental Practice 17(1):51-52, 2017.
    7. Tinanoff N, Holt K. Introduction to the Proceedings of Healthy Futures: Engaging the Oral Health Community in Childhood Obesity Prevention National Conference. J Pub Health Dent 77(Suppl.):S5-S7, 2017).
    8. Garcia RI, Kleinman D, Holt K, Battrell A, Casamassimo P, Grover J, Tinanoff, N.  Healthy Futures: Engaging the Oral Health Community in Childhood Obesity Prevention—Conference Summary and Recommendations.  J Pub Health Dent 77(Suppl.):S136-S140, 2017.
    9. Dye BA, Mitnik GL, Iafolla TJ, Vargas CM. Trends in dental caries in children and adolescents according to poverty status in the United States from 1999 through 2004 and from 2011 through 2014. J Am Dent Assoc. 2017 Aug;148(8):550-565.
    10. Tinanoff N, Holt K. Sugar Consumption in Children:  Obesity and Dental Caries.  Editorial Pediatric Dentistry 39(1):10-11, 2017.
    11. Bernstein J, Gebel C, Vargas C, Geltman P, Walter A, Garcia R, Tinanoff, N.  Listening to pediatric primary care nurses: A qualitative study of the potential for interprofessional oral health practice in Federally Qualified Health Centers. BMJ Open;7:e014124. doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2016-014124,2017.
    12. Bernstein J, Gebel C, Vargas C, Geltman P, Walter A, Garcia RI, et al. Integration of Oral Health Into the Well-Child Visit at Federally Qualified Health Centers: Study of 6 Clinics, August 2014–March 2015. Prev Chronic Dis 2016;13:160066. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5888/pcd13.160066.
    13. Dye BA, Vargas CM, Fryar CD, Ramos-Gomez F, Isman R.   Oral Health Status of Children in Los Angeles County and in the United States, 1999.
    14. Tinanoff, N. Individuals who State that they Brush their Teeth Infrequently may be at Greater Risk for New Carious Lesions. J Evid Based Dental Practice 17(1):51-52, 2017.
    15. Khan SY, Holt K, Tinanoff, N. Nutrition Education: A Must, yet Still Neglected.  J. Dent Ed 81(1): 3-4, 2017.
    16. Marghalani AA  ,Guinto E, Phan M, Dhar V, Tinanoff N. Effectiveness of Xylitol in Reducing Dental Caries in Children: A Systematic Review. Pediatric Dentistry 2017; 39(2): 103-110.
    17. Vargas CM, Stines EM, Granado HS. Health-Equity Issues Related to Childhood Obesity: A Scoping Review. J Public Health Dent 2017;77 Suppl 1:S32-S42.
    18. Susarla HK, Dhar V, Karimbux NY, Tinanoff N. Does the h-index correlate with academic rank among full-time academic pediatric dentists? Journal of Dental Education 2017; 81(4): 427-432.
    19. Coll JA, Seale NS, Vargas K, Marghalani AA, Shahad AS, Graham L. Primary Tooth Vital Pulp Therapy: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. Pediatric Dentistry 2017; 39 (1): 16-123. 

    2016:

    1. Dhar V, Glascoe A, EsfandiariS, Williams KB, McQuistan MR, Stevens MR.Should PGY1 be mandatory in dental education? Two viewpoints. J. Dent Educ 2016; 80(11):1273-81.

    2. Bernstein J, Gebel C, Vargas C, Geltman P, Walter A, Garcia RI, Tinanoff N. Integration of Oral Health Into the Well-Child Visit at Federally Qualified Health Centers: Study of 6 Clinics, August 2014–March 2015. Prev Chronic Dis 2016;13:160066. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5888/pcd13.160066.

    3. Tinanoff N. Clinical Decision-Making for Caries Management in Children 5th Edition.  MetLife Quality Resource Guide, April 1, 2016, Metropolitan Life Insurance Co.

    4. Dhar V. Evidence based dentistry-an overview (Guest Editorial). Journal of Contemporary Clinical Dentistry 2016; 7(3): 293-4.

    5. Wright JT, Crall JJ, Fontana M, E. Jane Gillette; Brian B. Nový; Dhar V; Donly K; Hewlett ER; Quinonez RB; Chaffin J; Crespin M; Iafolla T; Siegal M ; Tampi MP; Graham L; Estrich C; Carrasco-Labra A.  Evidence-based clinical practice guideline for the use of pit-and-fissure sealants: A Report of the American Dental Association and the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. Journal of American Dental Association 2016:147(8):672-682

    6. Wright JT; Tampi MP; Graham L; Estrich C; Crall JJ; Fontana M; E. Gillette JE; Nový BB; Dhar V; Donly K; Hewlett ER; Quinonez RB; Chaffin J; Crespin M; Iafolla T; Siegal M; Carrasco-Labra A. Sealants for preventing and arresting pit-and-fissure occlusal caries in primary and permanent molars: A systematic review of randomized controlled trials - A report of the American Dental Association and the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. Journal of American Dental Association 2016; 147(8):631-645

    7. Wright JT, Crall JJ, Fontana M, E. Jane Gillette; Brian B. Nový; Dhar V; Donly K; Hewlett ER; Quinonez RB; Chaffin J; Crespin M; Iafolla T; Siegal M ; Tampi MP; Graham L; Estrich C; Carrasco-Labra A.  Evidence-based Clinical Practice Guideline for the Use of Pit-and-Fissure Sealants. American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, American Dental Association. Pediatric Dentistry 2016; 38(5):E120-E36.

    8. Wright JT; Tampi MP; Graham L; Estrich C; Crall JJ; Fontana M; E. Gillette JE; Nový BB; Dhar V; Donly K; Hewlett ER; Quinonez RB; Chaffin J; Crespin M; Iafolla T; Siegal M; Carrasco-Labra A. Sealants for preventing and arresting pit-and-fissure occlusal caries in primary and permanent molars: A systematic review of randomized controlled trials - A report of the American Dental Association and the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. Pediatric Dentistry 2016; 38(4): 289-294.

    9. Dhar V, Tinanoff N. An evidence-based update on commonly used sugar alcohols, and their role in caries prevention.Decisions in Dentistry 2016; 1(09):44–47 (Invited CE paper).

    10. Dhar V, Tinanoff N. The role of sugar alcohols in caries prevention.Journal Dimensions of Dental Hygiene 2016;14(5): 58-61. (Invited paper: Worth 2 CE Units)

    2015:

    1. Manski RJ, Vargas CM, Brown E, Carper KV, Macek MD, Cohen LA. Dental Procedures among Children Age Birth to 20, United States, 1999 and 2009. J Public Health Dent. 2015;75(1):10-16      doi: 10.1111/jphd.12065  [Epub ahead of print]

    2. Coll J, Seale NS, Vargas K, Chi DL, Marghalani AA, Graham L. Protocol for a systematic review and meta-analysis of vital pulp therapy for children with deep caries in the primary dentition. Pediatr Dent. 37(5):418-21.2015

    3. Warren JJ, Weber-Gasparoni K; Tinanoff N, Batliner T, Jue B, Santo W, Garcia RI. Examination Criteria and Calibration Procedures for Prevention Trials of the Early Childhood Caries Collaborating Centers. J.Pub Hlth Dent 2015;75(4):317-326.

    4. Tinanoff N.  Introduction to the Conference: Innovations in the Prevention and Management of Early Childhood Caries.  Pediatric Dentistry 37:198-199, 2015.

    5. Garcia R, Borrelli B, Dhar V, Douglass J, Ramos Gomez F, Hieftje K, Horowitz A, Li Y, Ng MW, Twetman S, Tinanoff N. Progress in Early Childhood Caries and Opportunities in Research, Policy and Clinical Management. Pediatric Dentistry 37:294-299. 2015.

    6. Dhar V, Hsu KL, Coll J, Ginsberg E, Tinanoff N, Ball B, Chhibber S, Johnson M, Kim M, Modaresi N. Evidence-based  update of Pediatric Dental Restorative Procedures:  Dental Materials. J Clin. Pediatr. Dent 2015 39(4): 303-310.

    7. Tinanoff, T; Coll, J, Dhar, V, Maas, W; Chhibber, S; Zokaei, L. Evidence-based update of Pediatric Dental Restorative Procedures: Part I, Preventive Procedures. J Clin. Pediatr. Dent 2015; 39(3): 193-197.

    8. Twetman S, Dhar V. Evidence of Effectiveness of Current Therapies to Treat ECC. Pediatric Dentistry 2015; 37 (3): 246-253.

    9. Tinanoff, N. Making Pediatric Dentistry Part of General Practice . 4th Edition.  MetLife Quality Resource Guide, Metropolitan Life Insurance Co., pp 1-7, 2015.

    10. Slayton RL, Fontana M, Young D, Tinanoff, N, Nový B, Robinson L.  Dental Caries Management in Children and Adults.  Institute of Medicine.

    Book Chapters/Web Sites

    1. Tinanoff N. The Oral Cavity. In: Kliegman RM, Stanton BF, St Geme JW, Schor N, eds. Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics, 20th ed. Philadelphia, Pa: Chapters 307-317, pages 1768-1781, Elsevier 2015.

    2. Tinanoff N.  Proceedings of the Conference:  Innovations in the Prevention and Management of Early Childhood Caries.  Pediatric Dentistry.  Volume 37, 2015

    3. Tinanoff N and Tillis T.  Early Childhood Caries Resource Center, Elsevier Publishing.  http://earlychildhoodcariesresourcecenter.elsevier.com/

    4. Tinanoff N.  Use of Fluorides, in Early Childhood Oral Health, eds, Berg J and Slayton RA,  Wiley-Blackwell, pp. 104-119, 2015.

    5. Dhar Vineet. Pit and Fissure Sealants. Texbook of Pedodontics- Shobha Tandon, 3rd Edition. Paras Medical Publisher, New Delhi (In-press)

    Posters (2015- 2017):

    1. Hammer Chrissy, Tinanoff N. Age-Based Interventions for Decreasing the Consumption of Sugar-Sweetened Beverages: A Systematic Review, 2017
    2. Simhi C, Tinanoff N. The Relationship Between BMI, Sugar Containing Beverage (SCB) Intake And Dental Caries Experience In Children, Pilot Study 2017
    3. Emamian M, Dhar V, Philips R, Tinanoff N. US-Based Marketing Efforts to Positively Change Diet 2017
    4. Chen CY, Marghalani A, Coll J. The Effectiveness of Passive Lingual Holding Arch for Mandibular Anterior Crowding: Meta-Analysis 2017
    5. Bhadila G, Tinanoff N. An association with Sugar-Sweetened Beverage intake, Body Mass Index and Caries Prevalence in children 6-9 years old.
    6. Marghalani AA, Dehom S, Vargas CM. Pediatric dental pain in the US. National Health Interview Survey 2012. Presented at AAPD 2016.
    7. Pfeuffer D, Chen Chia-Yu, Marghalani AA, Cohan B, Hsu Christine. Medical Professionals’ Interpretation of Recommended Fluoridated Toothpaste Dosage for Children. Presented as a poster presentation at AAPD Annual session, 2016.

    8. Haifa AlAmro, Glenn Minah. Oral malodor in young children. Annual session, 2016.

    9. Harlyn Susarla, Huda Alkuhl, Vineet Dhar, Norman Tinanoff. National Dietary Recommendations for Children: Do National Healthcare Organizations Agree? Annual session, 2016

    10. Karim Elrafei, Vineet Dhar, Norman Tinanoff. A Systematic Review of the Association Between Consumption of Sugar Sweetened Beverages and Childhood Obesity: An Evidence-Based Update. University of Maryland, 2016

    11. Soe Mon, Macek MD, Dhar V. A relation between Non-proximal Caries and Proximal Caries in Primary Dentition. DC Chapter, AAPD Meeting 2016 and University of Maryland, 2016.

    12. Carolyn Chang, E Baker, TY Huang, G Minah, KL Hsu. Caries-risk Assessment of Young Children Centered on Microbial Indicator

    13. Wu Y, David Woods et al. Whole Brain BOLD Functional MRI in Subjects Wearing Metallic Orthodontic Appliances

    14. Minhthu Phan. Dental Professionals' Interpretation of Recommended Fluoridated Toothpaste Dosage for Children

    15. Emilie Guinto, M Phan, AA Marghalani, V Dhar, N Tinanoff. Effectiveness of Xylitol in Reducing Caries in Children: Systematic Review

    16. Harlyn Susarla. Vineet Dhar, Norman Tinanoff. Does Research Productivity Correlate With Academic Rank in Pediatric Dentistry?

    17. Aline Dufresne, TS McNeel, CM Vargas. Disparities in ECC and Severe Caries. United States, 2011-2012.

    Presentations

    2017:

    1. Vineet Dhar. Featured speaker: Management of ECC and SDF. Navy Orthodontics and Pediatric Workshop, Bethesda, Feb. 14th, 2017.

    2016:

    1. Norman Tinanoff. Connecticut Oral Health Initiative.  Pediatric Dentistry for the General Practitioners, Rocky Hill, Connecticut, Oct. 2, 2016

    2. Norman Tinanoff. University of Florida, Distinguished Scientist Speaker, The Evidenced Base for Preventing Early Childhood Caries:  Implications for Children and Adults, January, 21, 2016.

    3. Norman Tinanoff. Naval Postgraduate Dental School, Evidence for Preventing Early Childhood Caries, Bethesda, MD, Feb. 22, 2016.

    4. Norman Tinanoff. Connecticut Society of Pediatric Dentistry.  The Evidence Base for Preventing Early Childhood Caries, Hartford CT, May 4, 2016

    5. Norman Tinanoff. Joint Base Andrews/Bolling.  Pediatric Dentistry.  Andrews Air Force Base, June 7, 2016.

    6. Norman Tinanoff. Seventh Annual Ava Roberts Advanced Pediatric Dentistry, Lectures on Finer Points of Intracoronal Restorations, Fluoride, and Oral Care During Pregnancy ,  Clarksville, MD, August 19, 2016.

    7. Vineet Dhar. Guest Speaker- Changing Concepts in Management of Early Childhood Caries. CDE on Early Childhood Caries and Pediatric Pharmacology: Revisited. Seminar Council, MS Ramiah Medical College, Bangalore, India. July 25th, 2016-

    8. Vineet Dhar. CE webinars for general dentists under OH-READY Program on ECC, Deep caries and Pulpectomy. Dhar V. May 9, 2016   

    9. Vineet Dhar.. Isolation techniques-Key Concepts in Pediatric Dentistry, Baltimore. April 9, 2016          

    10. Vineet Dhar. CE presentation on Management of Deep caries in primary and young permanent teeth, New Orleans, USA. March 5, 2016

    11. Coll J, Marghalani A. Juicy News About Pulp Therapy. AAPD annual session 2016.

    12. Glenn Canares: "Dental Urgencies and Emergencies", Society of Pediatric Urgent Care 2nd Annual Conference, Atlanta, GA (9/22/2016).

    2015:

    1. Norman Tinanoff, Manwai NG Breakthrough Strategies for Preventing Early Childhood Caries.  Bill Maas, Jane Koppelman, 2015 National Oral Health Conference, Kansas City, April 29, 2015.

      Oral Health and Dental Emergencies.  Maryland Assembly on School-Based Health Care Annual Conference.  Clarksville, MD, May 19, 2015

    2. Norman Tinanoff. Sixth Annual Ava Roberts Advanced Pediatric Dentistry, Lectures on Latest Information on Managing ECC, and Treating the Emergency Dental Patient,  Clarksville, MD, July 24, 2015.

    3. Norman Tinanoff. 4th Annual Mink Legacy Conference, Lectures on Early Childhood Caries, Caries Risk Assessment, Controversies Regarding Systemic and Topical Fluoride, Advances in Intercoronal Restorations, and Pulp Therapy in Primary Teeth.  Lexington KY, Aug. 29, 2015.

    4. Vineet Dhar. Updated on pediatric dental health. Maryland Chapter, American Academy of Pediatric/Maryland Dental Action Coalition, Columbia, MD. December 1st, 2015-

    5. Vineet Dhar. Introduction to Pediatric Dentistry. Mini Dental School session. Dental Trade Alliance. August 10th, 2015-

    6. Vineet Dhar. CE presentation on Early Childhood caries- changing concepts, Dallas, USA. Feb 21, 2015.