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The subgingival microbiome in health and periodontitis and its relationship with community biomass and inflammation
The goals of this study were to better understand the ecology of oral subgingival communities in health and periodontitis and elucidate the relationship between inflammation and the subgingivalExpand
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Spouse caregivers of Alzheimer patients: problem responses to caregiver burden
This paper reports on comparisons of patterns of responses by 199 spouses of Alzheimer disease patients to stresses of functioning as caregivers. Focusing on gender and age of spouses, we examineExpand
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The effect of diabetes mellitus on endodontic treatment outcome: data from an electronic patient record.
BACKGROUND The authors used a custom-built electronic record system to investigate endodontic diagnostic and treatment outcome data in patients with and without diabetes. METHODS The medicalExpand
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Do Criminal Laws Influence HIV Risk Behavior? An Empirical Trial
All states have criminal laws that can be used to punish sexual behaviors that pose some risk of HIV transmission; half have HIV-specific laws criminalizing sexual contact by people with HIV unlessExpand
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The objective of this study was to compare the efficacy of cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) versus psychoeducational therapy (PET) for adolescent substance abusers. Eighty-eight consecutivelyExpand
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Psychotherapies for adolescent substance abusers: a pilot study.
This study tested the hypothesis that dually diagnosed adolescent substance abusers could be matched to effective treatments on the basis of their comorbid psychopathology. Specifically, patientsExpand
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A prospective cohort study of endodontic treatments of 1,369 root canals: results after 5 years.
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this prospective study was: 1) to follow-up a large number of endodontic treatments performed by a single operator, periodically checked over a 5-year period; and 2) toExpand
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Effects of Vitamin D Supplementation on Strength, Physical Function, and Health Perception in Older, Community‐Dwelling Men
Objectives: To study the effects of vitamin D supplementation in healthier populations of men.
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Alcohol screening and brief intervention in primary care settings: implementation models and predictors.
OBJECTIVE This study compared two different implementation strategies for Cutting Back, a primary care alcohol screening and brief intervention (SBI) program for hazardous and harmful drinkers. ItExpand
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Men’s Extramarital Sex, Marital Relationships and Sexual Risk in Urban Poor Communities in India
The objectives of this paper are to (1) understand the nature of men’s extramarital sexuality in three low income communities in Mumbai, India; (2) explore the associations between maritalExpand
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