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As part of a smokeless tobacco (ST) intervention study, we collected data on tobacco use habits and oral health for 245 male ST users aged 15 to 77. The study sample was identified during routine dental office visits and represents a relatively diverse population of patients. Oral health data collection included grading the clinical appearance of oral(More)
OBJECTIVES Primary care medical clinics are good settings for smoking interventions. This study extends this strategy with a smokeless tobacco intervention delivered by dentists and dental hygienists in the course of routine dental care. METHODS Male users of moist snuff and chewing tobacco (n = 518) were identified by questionnaire in clinic waiting(More)
AIMS Little has been reported on the use of health care services and consequent costs among persons with temporomandibular disorders (TMD). This project compared the use and cost of medical and dental care services for TMD patients and matched comparison subjects. METHODS Patients were continuously enrolled members of Kaiser Permanente Northwest Division(More)
  • Jakob Leben
  • Journal of the American Dental Association
  • 1997
1 | P a g e S:\Library\PACKAGES\MIN.INTERVENT.doc Last updated: 27 January 2015 Minimally Invasive Endodontics Quint Int 2015; 46 (2): 119-124 Minimally Invasive Sinus Lift Implant Device: A Multicenter Safety and Efficacy Trial Preliminary Results Clin Implant Dent Relat Res 2014; 16 (4): 520-256 Minimal Intervention Dentistry II: Part 6. Microscope and(More)
  • Jakob Leben
  • Compendium of continuing education in dentistry
  • 1995
As the 21st century approaches, dentistry will be challenged by multiple pressures. The demographic trends of a growing population are outpacing the supply of dental manpower. Economic trends, including fewer family wage jobs, less full-time employment, and more single-parent families, create pressure on the ability to afford dental care. Competitive and(More)
We present a new functional programming language for digital signal processing (DSP) named Arrp, in which signals are regarded as multi-dimensional arrays with an infinite dimension representing time, and defined using quasi-affine recurrence equations. An immediate benefit is an intuitive syntax that is very close to common mathematical notation used in(More)
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