Joann Riley

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BACKGROUND Many studies have shown that water fluoridation dramatically reduces dental caries, but the effect that water fluoridation has upon reducing dental health inequalities is less clear. The aim of this study is to describe the effect that water fluoridation has upon the association between material deprivation and dental caries experience in(More)
Several patients with fibroplasia of the renal arteries without significant stenosis were found to have surgically reversible renal hypertension. The hypothesis is advanced that receptors in the kidney may respond to altered wave form by causing an increase in blood pressure. Various models of normal and pathological renal arteries were made and tested in a(More)
Endoscopic retrograde choledochopancreatography (ERCP) was attempted in 77 patients. Of 33 patients suspected of having bilitary tract disease, ductograms were obtained in 21. Of 56 patients suspected of having pancreatic disease, ductograms were obtained in 35. Since 12 patients were thought to have disease of both ductal systems, the total number of(More)
The authors of this article sought to assess the incidence of peripherally inserted central catheter replacements, establish a best practice model, and test the impact of a new flushing and maintenance policy for peripherally inserted central catheters. This quasi-experimental study used historical data and a pre- and post-interventional research design. A(More)
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