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Research: Recent Publications

Chi DL, Momany ET, Jones MP, Kuthy RA, Askelson NM, Wehby GL, Damiano PC. Relationship Between Medical Well Baby Visits and First Dental Examinations for Young Children in Medicaid. Am J Public Health. 2013 Feb:103(2):347-54. PMID: 23237163.

Chi DL, Momany ET, Jones MP, Kuthy R, Damiano PC. Timing of first dental checkup for newly Medicaid-enrolled children with an intellectual or developmental disability. Intellect Dev Disabil. 2012 Feb;50(1):2-15. doi: 10.1352/1934-9556-50.1.2. PMID: 22316222

Kim MJ, Damiano PC, Hand J, Denehy GE, Cobb DS, Qian F. Consumers' choice of dentists: how and why people choose dental school faculty members as their oral health care providers. J Dent Educ. 2012 Jun;76(6):695-704. PMID: 22659697

Lee JY, Caplan DJ, Gizlice Z et al. US pediatric dentists’ counseling practices in addressing childhood obesity. Pediatric Dentistry 2012;34:245-50.

McKernan SC, Kuthy RA, Momany ET, McQuistan MR, Hanley PF, Jones MP, Damiano PC. Geographic accessibility and utilization of orthodontic services among Medicaid children and adolescents. J Public Health Dent. 2013:73(1):56-64. PMID: 23289856.

Vela KC, Walton RE, Trope M, Windschitl P, Caplan DJ. Patient Preferences Regarding 1-Visit versus 2-Visit Root Canal Therapy. Journal of Endodontics 2012;34:1322-1325.

Wiener RC, Wu B, Crout RJ, Plassman BL, McNeil DW, Wiener MA, Kao E, and Caplan DJ. Hygiene self-care of older adults in West Virginia: effects of gender. Journal of Dental Hygiene 2012;86:231-8).

Stephens SH, Hartz SM, Hoft NR, Saccone NL, Corley RC, Hewitt JK, Hopfer CJ, Breslau N, Coon H, Chen X, Ducci F, Dueker N, Franceschini N, Frank J, Han Y, Hansel NN, Jiang C, Korhonen T, Lind PA, Liu J, Lyytikäinen LP, Michel M, Shaffer JR, Short SE, Sun J, Teumer A, Thompson JR, Vogelzangs N, Vink JM, Wenzlaff A, Wheeler W, Yang BZ, Aggen SH, Balmforth AJ, Baumeister SE, Beaty TH, Benjamin DJ, Bergen AW, Broms U, Cesarini D, Chatterjee N, Chen J, Cheng YC, Cichon S, Couper D, Cucca F, Dick D, Foroud T, Furberg H, Giegling I, Gillespie NA, Gu F, Hall AS, Hällfors J, Han S, Hartmann AM, Heikkilä K, Hickie IB, Hottenga JJ, Jousilahti P, Kaakinen M, Kähönen M, Koellinger PD, Kittner S, Konte B, Landi MT, Laatikainen T, Leppert M, Levy SM, Mathias RA, McNeil DW, Medland SE, Montgomery GW, Murray T, Nauck M, North KE, Paré PD, Pergadia M, Ruczinski I, Salomaa V, Viikari J, Willemsen G, Barnes KC, Boerwinkle E, Boomsma DI, Caporaso N, Edenberg HJ, Francks C, Gelernter J, Grabe HJ, Hops H, Jarvelin MR, Johannesson M, Kendler KS, Lehtimäki T, Magnusson PK, Marazita ML, Marchini J, Mitchell BD, Nöthen MM, Penninx BW, Raitakari O, Rietschel M, Rujescu D, Samani NJ, Schwartz AG, Shete S, Spitz M, Swan GE, Völzke H, Veijola J, Wei Q, Amos C, Cannon DS, Grucza R, Hatsukami D, Heath A, Johnson EO, Kaprio J, Madden P, Martin NG, Stevens VL, Weiss RB, Kraft P, Bierut LJ, Ehringer MA. Genetic Epidemiology. 201;37(8):846-859.  PMID:24186853.

Weyant RJ, Tracy SL, Anselmo TT, Beltrán-Aguilar ED, Donly KJ, Frese WA, Hujoel PP, Iafolla T, Kohn W, Kumar J, Levy SM, Tinanoff N, Wright JT, Zero D, Aravamudhan K, Frantsve-Hawley J, Meyer DM. American Dental Association Council on Scientific Affairs Expert Panel on Topical Fluoride Caries Preventive Agents. Topical fluoride for caries prevention: Executive summary of the updated clinical recommendations and supporting systematic review. Journal of the American Dental Association. 2013 Nov;144(11):1279-91. PMID:24177407.

Francis SL, Morrissey JL, Letuchy EM, Levy SM, Janz KF. Ten-Year Objective Physical Activity Tracking: Iowa Bone Development Study.  Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise. 2013 Aug;45(8):1508-14.  PMID:23470296.

Broffitt B, Levy SM, Warren JJ, Cavanaugh JE. Factors Associated with Surface-level Caries Incidence in Children Aged 9 to 13: The Iowa Fluoride Study. Journal of Public Health Dentistry. 2013 Sep;73(4):304-310. PMID:23889610.

Kwon S, Burns TL, Levy SM, Janz KF. Which Contributes More to Childhood Adiposity-High Levels of Sedentarism or Low Levels of Moderate-through-Vigorous Physical Activity? The Iowa Bone Development Study. Journal of Pediatrics  2013 Jun;162(6):1169-74. PMID: 23305957.

Morrissey JL, Wenthe PJ, Letuchy EM, Levy SM, Janz KF. Specific types of family support and adolescent non-school physical activity levels. Pediatric Exercise Science 2012; 24(3): 333-346. PMID: 22971551.

Rankin SJ, Levy SM, Warren JJ, Eichenberger Gilmore J, Broffitt B. Fluoride content of solid foods impacts daily intake. Journal of Public Health Dentistry 2012;72(2):128-134. PMID 22315974.

Agrawal A, Freedman N, Cheng Y, Lin P, Shaffer JR, Sun Q, Taylor KC, Yaspan BL, Cole J, Corneli M, DeSensi RS, Fitzpatrick A, Heiss G, Kang J, Bookman E, Bucholz K, Caporaso N, Crout R, Dick D, Edenberg H, Goate A, Hesselbrock V, Kittner S, Kramer J, Nurnberger J, QI L, Rice J, Schuckit M, van Dam R, Boerwinkle E, Hu F, Levy S, Marazita ML, Mitchell B, Pasquale L, O’Connel J, Bierut L, Siiri N. Bennet. Measuring Alcohol Consumption for Genomic Meta-Analyses of Alcohol Intake:Opportunities and Challenges. The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 2012;95(3):539-47. PMID: 22301922.

Kwon S, Burns TL, Levy SM, Janz KF. Breaks in Sedentary Time during Childhood and Adolescence: Iowa Bone Development Study.  Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise 2012;44(6):1075-1080.  PMID: 22215180.

Hartz SM, S Short,  NL Saccone, R Culverhouse, LS Chen, T Schwantes-An, H Coon, Y Han, SH Stephens, J Sun,  X Chen,  F Ducci, N Dueker, N Franceschini, J Frank, F Geller, D Guðbjartsson, N Hansel, C Jiang, K Keskitalo-Vuokko, J Liu, L Lyytikäinen, M Michel, R Rawal, A Rosenberger, P Scheet, JR Shaffer, A Teumer, JR Thompson, JM Vink, N Vogelzangs, A Wenzlaff, W Wheeler, X Xiangjun , BZ Yang, SH Aggen, A Balmforth, S Baumeister, T Beaty, S Bennett, A Bergen, H Boyd, U Broms, H Campbell, N Chatterjee, J Chen, YC Cheng, S Cichon, D Couper, F Cucca, D Dick, T Foroud, H Furberg, I Giegling, F Gu, A S Hall, J Hällfors, S Han, AM Hartmann, C Hayward, K Heikkilä, JK Hewitt, JJ Hottenga, M Jensen, P Jousilahti, M Kaakinen, S Kittner, B Konte, T Korhonen, MT Landi, T Laatikainen, M  Leppert, SM Levy, R Mathias, DW McNeil, S Medland, G Montgomery, T Muley, T Murray, M Nauck, K North, M Pergadia, O Polasek, E Ramos, S Ripatti, A Risch, I Ruczinski, I Rudan, V Salomaa, D Schlessinger, U Styrkársdóttir, A Terracciano, M Uda, G Willemsen, X Wu, G Abecasis, K Barnes, H Bickeböller, E Boerwinkle, DI Boomsma, N Caporaso, J Duan, HJ Edenberg, C Francks, PV Gejman, J Gelernter, HJ Grabe, H Hops, MR Jarvelin, V Jorma, M Kähönen, KS Kendler, T Lehtimäki, DF Levinson, ML Marazita, J Marchini, M Melbye, B Mitchell, JC Murray, MM Nöthen, BW Penninx, O Raitakari, M Rietschel, D Rujescu, N J Samani , AR Sanders, A Schwartz, S Shete, J Shi, M Spitz, K Stefansson, G Swan, T Thorgeirsson, H Völzke, Q Wei, HE Wichmann, C Amos, N Breslau, D Cannon, M Ehringer, R Grucza, D Hatsukami, A Heath, E Johnson, J Kaprio, P Madden, NG Martin, V Stevens, JA Stitzel, RB Weiss, P Kraft, LJ Bierut.  Increased genetic vulnerability to smoking at CHRNA5 in early-onset smokers.  Archives of General Psychiatry 2012;69(8):854-860. PMID: 22868939.

Kavand G, Broffitt B, Levy SM, Warren JJ. Comparison of Dental Esthetic Perceptions of Young Adolescents and Their Parents.  Journal of Public Health Dentistry 2012; 72(2):164-171. PMID: 22364682.

Cruz-Orcutt N, Warren JJ, Broffitt B, Levy SM, Weber-Gasparoni K.  Examiner Reliability of Fluorosis Scoring: A Comparison of Photographic and Clinical Examination Findings. Journal of Public Health Dentistry 2012;72(2):172-175. PMID 22316120.

Wang X, Willing MC, Marazita ML, Wendell S, Warren JJ, Broffitt B, Lidral A, Smith B, Levy SM. Genetic and environmental factors associated with dental caries in children: the Iowa Fluoride Study. Caries Research 2012;46(3):177-184. PMID 22508493.