Chun-Hung Chu

Summary

Affiliation: Faculty of Dentistry, University of Hong Kong
Location: Hong Kong , China
URL: http://facdent.hku.hk/about/academicstaff_info.php?sid=d0012
Summary:
BDS (HKU) 1989
MDS (HKU) 1992
PDipDS (HKU) 1997
PhD (HKU) 2004
FRACDS 1996
FDSRCSEd 1997
MAGD 2004
ABGD 2005
FRACDS(DPH) 2011

Clinical Associate Professor (Community & Family Dentistry)
Grants:
Project Code/Funding Scheme 09101101
Health and Health Services Research Fund - Full Grants
Project Title Effectiveness of silver diamine fluoride in arresting dental caries in preschool children: a randomized clinical trial with different periodicity and concentration
Approved Amount
(HK$)838,392
Project Code/Funding Scheme N_HKU 776/10
NSFC/RGC Joint Research Scheme
Enamel microstructure regeneration in macroscale by molecular mimetic method
Approved Amount
(HK$)743,000
Project Code/Funding Scheme 2010001
"Bright Smiles Bright Future" Dental Health Education Grant
Project Title "Bright Smiles Bright Future" Dental Health Education to kindergarten children in Hong Kong
Approved Amount
(HK$)220,000
Project Code/Funding Scheme 210205
S.K. Yee Medical Foundation - General Award
Project Title Outreach dental service to control tooth decay in disadvantaged kindergarten children
Approved Amount
(HK$)1,248,016
Project Code/Funding Scheme 200907176060
Small Project Funding
Project Title Clinical evaluation of single versus multiple visit endodontic therapy
Approved Amount
(HK$)60,000
Project Code/Funding Scheme 01080405
Health Care and Promotion Fund - Research Grant Projects
Project Title Outreach dental caries control service for kindergarten children
Approved Amount
(HK$)300,000
Project Code/Funding Scheme 200807176127
Small Project Funding
Project Title Oral health status and oral features of Chinese people with Systemic Sclerosis (Scleroderma) in Hong Kong
Approved Amount
(HK$)46,408
Publications:
1: Gao XL, Seneviratne CJ, Lo EC, Chu CH, Samaranayake LP. Novel and conventional
assays in determining abundance of Streptococcus mutans in saliva. Int J Paediatr
Dent. 2011 Dec 29. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-263X.2011.01207.x. [Epub ahead of print]
PubMed PMID: .


2: Chu CH, Zhang CF, Jin LJ. Treating a maxillary midline diastema in adult
patients: a general dentists perspective. J Am Dent Assoc. 2011
Nov;142(11):1258-64. PubMed PMID: .


3: Ning TY, Xu XH, Zhu LF, Zhu XP, Chu CH, Liu LK, Li QL. Biomimetic
mineralization of dentin induced by agarose gel loaded with calcium phosphate. J
Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater. 2012 Jan;100(1):138-44. doi:
10.1002/jbm.b.31931. Epub 2011 Sep 27. PubMed PMID: .


4: Chu CH, Lam A, Lo EC. Dentin hypersensitivity and its management. Gen Dent.
2011 Mar-Apr;59(2):115-22; quiz 123-4. Review. PubMed PMID: .


5: Leung WK, Chu CH, Mok MY, Yeung KW, Ng SK. Periodontal status of adults with
systemic sclerosis: case-control study. J Periodontol. 2011 Aug;82(8):1140-5.
doi: 10.1902/jop.2010.100593. PubMed PMID: .


6: Chu CH, Mei L, Seneviratne CJ, Lo EC. Effects of silver diamine fluoride on
dentine carious lesions induced by Streptococcus mutans and Actinomyces
naeslundii biofilms. Int J Paediatr Dent. 2012 Jan;22(1):2-10. doi:
10.1111/j.1365-263X.2011.01149.x. Epub 2011 Jun 27. PubMed PMID: .


7: Chu CH, Lo EC. Oral health status of Chinese teenagers with cerebral palsy.
Community Dent Health. 2010 Dec;27(4):222-6. PubMed PMID: .


8: Leung WK, Chu CH, Mok MY, Yeung KW, Ng SK. Periodontal Status of Adults With
Systemic Sclerosis: Case-Control Study. J Periodontol. 2011 Feb 2. [Epub ahead of
print] PubMed PMID: .


9: Chu CH, Yeung CM, Lai IA, Leung WK, Mok MY. Oral health of Chinese people with
systemic sclerosis. Clin Oral Investig. 2011 Dec;15(6):931-9. Epub 2010 Oct 12.
PubMed PMID: ; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3212684.


10: Lin X, Wu W, Zhang C, Lo EC, Chu CH, Dissanayaka WL. Prevalence and
distribution of developmental enamel defects in children with cerebral palsy in
Beijing, China. Int J Paediatr Dent. 2011 Jan;21(1):23-8. doi:
10.1111/j.1365-263X.2010.01075.x. PubMed PMID: .


11: Chu CH, Pang KK, Lo EC. Dietary behavior and knowledge of dental erosion
among Chinese adults. BMC Oral Health. 2010 Jun 3;10:13. PubMed PMID: ;
PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2894740.


12: Chu CH, Mei ML, Lo EC. Use of fluorides in dental caries management. Gen
Dent. 2010 Jan-Feb;58(1):37-43; quiz 44-5, 79-80. Review. PubMed PMID: .


13: Chu CH, Choy BH, Lo EC. Occlusion and orthodontic treatment demand among
Chinese young adults in Hong Kong. Oral Health Prev Dent. 2009;7(1):83-91. PubMed
PMID: .


14: Chu CH, Lo EC, You DS. Clinical diagnosis of fissure caries with conventional
and laser-induced fluorescence techniques. Lasers Med Sci. 2010 May;25(3):355-62.
Epub 2009 Mar 4. PubMed PMID: ; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2946546.


15: Chu CH, Lo EC. Promoting caries arrest in children with silver diamine
fluoride: a review. Oral Health Prev Dent. 2008;6(4):315-21. Review. PubMed PMID:
.


16: Chu CH, Chung BT, Lo EC. Caries assessment by clinical examination with or
without radiographs of young Chinese adults. Int Dent J. 2008 Oct;58(5):265-8.
PubMed PMID: .


17: Chu CH, Lo E. Uses of sodium fluoride varnish in dental practice. Ann R
Australas Coll Dent Surg. 2008 Jun;19:58-61. PubMed PMID: .


18: Chu CH, Lo EC. Microhardness of dentine in primary teeth after topical
fluoride applications. J Dent. 2008 Jun;36(6):387-91. Epub 2008 Apr 18. PubMed
PMID: .


19: Chu CH, Wong AW, Lo EC, Courtel F. Oral health status and behaviours of
children in rural districts of Cambodia. Int Dent J. 2008 Feb;58(1):15-22. PubMed
PMID: .


20: Chu CH, Lo EC. A review of sodium fluoride varnish. Gen Dent. 2006
Jul-Aug;54(4):247-53. Review. PubMed PMID: .


21: Chu CH, Fung DS, Lo EC. Dental caries status of preschool children in Hong
Kong. Br Dent J. 1999 Dec 11;187(11):616-20; discussion 605. PubMed PMID:
.


22: Chu CH, Lo EC, Cheung GS. Outcome of root canal treatment using Thermafil and
cold lateral condensation filling techniques. Int Endod J. 2005 Mar;38(3):179-85.
PubMed PMID: .


23: Leung WK, Chu CH. Dental caries and periodontal status of 12-year-old school
children in rural Qinghai, China. Int Dent J. 2003 Apr;53(2):73-8. PubMed PMID:
.


24: Chu CH, Lo EC, Lin HC. Effectiveness of silver diamine fluoride and sodium
fluoride varnish in arresting dentin caries in Chinese pre-school children. J
Dent Res. 2002 Nov;81(11):767-70. PubMed PMID: .


25: Lo EC, Yeung JC, Chu CH. Fee-paying systems and service patterns in a Hong
Kong dental clinic. Int Dent J. 2002 Aug;52(4):261-7. PubMed PMID: .


26: Lo EC, Chu CH, Lin HC. A community-based caries control program for
pre-school children using topical fluorides: 18-month results. J Dent Res. 2001
Dec;80(12):2071-4. PubMed PMID: .


27: Chu CH, Yeung CY, Lo EC. Monitoring patient satisfaction with university
dental services under two fee-paying systems. Community Dent Oral Epidemiol. 2001
Oct;29(5):390-8. PubMed PMID: .


28: Chu CH, Lo EC. Patients satisfaction with dental services provided by a
university in Hong Kong. Int Dent J. 1999 Feb;49(1):53-9. PubMed PMID: .


29: Chu CH, King NM, Lee AM, Yiu CK, Wei SH. A pilot study of the marginal
adaptation and surface morphology of glass-cermet cements. Quintessence Int. 1996
Jul;27(7):493-501. PubMed PMID: 8941827.


30: Xie KX, Wang XY, Gao XJ, Yuan CY, Li JX, Chu CH. Fracture resistance of root
filled premolar teeth restored with direct composite resin with or without cusp
coverage. Int Endod J. 2012 Jan 14. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2591.2011.02005.x. [Epub
ahead of print] PubMed PMID: .

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Fee-paying systems and service patterns in a Hong Kong dental clinic
    Edward C M Lo
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Int Dent J 52:261-7. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint A review of sodium fluoride varnish
    C H Chu
    University of Hong Kong
    Gen Dent 54:247-53. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Use of fluorides in dental caries management
    C H Chu
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of Hong Kong, China
    Gen Dent 58:37-43; quiz 44-5, 79-80. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Monitoring patient satisfaction with university dental services under two fee-paying systems
    C H Chu
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of Hong Kong, China
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 29:390-8. 2001
  5. doi request reprint Fracture resistance of root filled premolar teeth restored with direct composite resin with or without cusp coverage
    K X Xie
    Department of Cariology and Endodontology, Peking University School and Hospital of Stomatology, Beijing, China
    Int Endod J 45:524-9. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Novel and conventional assays in determining abundance of Streptococcus mutans in saliva
    Xiao Li Gao
    Dental Public Health, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Int J Paediatr Dent 22:363-8. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Treating a maxillary midline diastema in adult patients: a general dentist's perspective
    C H Chu
    The University of Hong Kong, China
    J Am Dent Assoc 142:1258-64. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Dentin hypersensitivity and its management
    C H Chu
    University of Hong Kong
    Gen Dent 59:115-22; quiz 123-4. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Periodontal status of adults with systemic sclerosis: case-control study
    W Keung Leung
    Prince Philip Dental Hospital, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    J Periodontol 82:1140-5. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Effects of silver diamine fluoride on dentine carious lesions induced by Streptococcus mutans and Actinomyces naeslundii biofilms
    Chun Hung Chu
    The University of Hong Kong, China
    Int J Paediatr Dent 22:2-10. 2012

Collaborators

  • Edward C M Lo
  • Mo Yin Mok
  • Huan cai Lin
  • G S P Cheung
  • Chaminda J Seneviratne
  • A M Lee
  • L J Jin
  • Anty Lam
  • N M King
  • W K Leung
  • Shinan Zhang
  • May Lei Mei
  • Amy Wai Yee Wong
  • Juan Liu
  • Chengfei Zhang
  • Quan Li Li
  • Sherry Shiqian Gao
  • Duangporn Duangthip
  • Tian Yun Ning
  • Kitty Jieyi Chen
  • Samantha Kar Yan Li
  • Xiaofei Zhu
  • Bao ying Liu
  • Lakshman Perera Samaranayake
  • K X Xie
  • Xiao Li Gao
  • Xiaobo Lin
  • Ya Ming Chen
  • Hao Li
  • Biao Xu
  • Cissy Sung Chi Tsang
  • Ming Jiang
  • Kar Yan Li
  • Samantha Ka Yan Li
  • Wei Bo Zhang
  • Yue Xiao
  • Ying Cao
  • Alex Mh Chau
  • Kan Hung Low
  • Ching Ming Che
  • Lakshman P Samaranayake
  • Li Fang Zhu
  • Lai Kui Liu
  • X J Gao
  • Xiao Peng Zhu
  • C Y Yuan
  • X Y Wang
  • J X Li
  • Xiao Hui Xu
  • Waruna L Dissanayaka
  • Weihong Wu

Detail Information

Publications53

  1. ncbi request reprint Fee-paying systems and service patterns in a Hong Kong dental clinic
    Edward C M Lo
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Int Dent J 52:261-7. 2002
    ..This study aimed to describe and compare patients' consumption of dental services and dentists' productivity in a university campus clinic before and after changing from a time-based to an item-based fee-paying system...
  2. ncbi request reprint A review of sodium fluoride varnish
    C H Chu
    University of Hong Kong
    Gen Dent 54:247-53. 2006
    ..As a result, it is regarded as one of the superior topical fluoride agents for young children...
  3. ncbi request reprint Use of fluorides in dental caries management
    C H Chu
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of Hong Kong, China
    Gen Dent 58:37-43; quiz 44-5, 79-80. 2010
    ..Fluorosis has been reported in conjunction with increased doses of fluoride. A coordinated approach to fluoride delivery is essential to avoid the risk of fluorosis...
  4. ncbi request reprint Monitoring patient satisfaction with university dental services under two fee-paying systems
    C H Chu
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of Hong Kong, China
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 29:390-8. 2001
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Fracture resistance of root filled premolar teeth restored with direct composite resin with or without cusp coverage
    K X Xie
    Department of Cariology and Endodontology, Peking University School and Hospital of Stomatology, Beijing, China
    Int Endod J 45:524-9. 2012
    ..To evaluate the fracture resistance and fracture patterns of root filled maxillary first premolar teeth (with mesio-occlusal cavity preparation) restored with several composite restoration designs...
  6. doi request reprint Novel and conventional assays in determining abundance of Streptococcus mutans in saliva
    Xiao Li Gao
    Dental Public Health, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Int J Paediatr Dent 22:363-8. 2012
    ..Effective caries control and management requires identification of susceptible children for timely intervention. Streptococcus mutans (S. mutans) is an important biomarker of caries risk...
  7. ncbi request reprint Treating a maxillary midline diastema in adult patients: a general dentist's perspective
    C H Chu
    The University of Hong Kong, China
    J Am Dent Assoc 142:1258-64. 2011
    ..Although an MMD can be transient owing to the developing dentition and, thus, requires no active treatment, management of MMDs in the permanent dentition requires a detailed examination and appropriate care...
  8. ncbi request reprint Dentin hypersensitivity and its management
    C H Chu
    University of Hong Kong
    Gen Dent 59:115-22; quiz 123-4. 2011
    ..Depending on the identified cause, a combination of individualized instructions on proper oral health behaviors, use of at-home products, and professional treatment may be required to manage the problem...
  9. doi request reprint Periodontal status of adults with systemic sclerosis: case-control study
    W Keung Leung
    Prince Philip Dental Hospital, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    J Periodontol 82:1140-5. 2011
    ..This project aims to compare the periodontal status of dentate Hong Kong Chinese with and without SSc...
  10. doi request reprint Effects of silver diamine fluoride on dentine carious lesions induced by Streptococcus mutans and Actinomyces naeslundii biofilms
    Chun Hung Chu
    The University of Hong Kong, China
    Int J Paediatr Dent 22:2-10. 2012
    ..mutans or A. naeslundii formed on dentine surfaces. SDF slowed down demineralization of dentine. This dual activity could be the reason behind clinical success of SDF...
  11. ncbi request reprint Oral health status of Chinese teenagers with cerebral palsy
    C H Chu
    Prince Philip Dental Hospital, 34 Hospital Road, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Community Dent Health 27:222-6. 2010
    ..To examine caries experience, periodontal status, and oral hygiene practices of Chinese teenagers with cerebral palsy in Hong Kong...
  12. pmc Oral health of Chinese people with systemic sclerosis
    C H Chu
    Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, 3B61, Prince Philip Dental Hospital, 34 Hospital Road, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Clin Oral Investig 15:931-9. 2011
    ..17 ml/min vs. 0.31 ± 0.21 ml/min; p = 0.003) and pH values (6.90 ± 0.40 vs. 7.28 ± 0.31; p < 0.001) and reduced maximal mouth opening (40.1 ± 6.5 mm vs. 43.6 ± 7.0 mm) than people without SSc...
  13. pmc Dietary behavior and knowledge of dental erosion among Chinese adults
    C H Chu
    Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    BMC Oral Health 10:13. 2010
    ..To study the dietary behavior and knowledge about dental erosion and self-reported symptoms that can be related to dental erosion among Chinese adults in Hong Kong...
  14. ncbi request reprint Uses of sodium fluoride varnish in dental practice
    C H Chu
    Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong
    Ann R Australas Coll Dent Surg 19:58-61. 2008
    ..The simplicity of its application makes it very suitable and practical for use in dental clinics and outreach dental services, especially in young children and in other special needs groups...
  15. ncbi request reprint Occlusion and orthodontic treatment demand among Chinese young adults in Hong Kong
    C H Chu
    Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Oral Health Prev Dent 7:83-91. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the occlusion, the demand for orthodontic treatment and the reasons for this among Chinese young adults in Hong Kong...
  16. ncbi request reprint Caries assessment by clinical examination with or without radiographs of young Chinese adults
    C H Chu
    Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, SAR, China
    Int Dent J 58:265-8. 2008
    ..To compare caries status assessment of posterior teeth of young Chinese adults by using clinical examination alone and with the supplemental use of bitewing radiographs...
  17. ncbi request reprint Oral health status and behaviours of children in rural districts of Cambodia
    C H Chu
    Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, SAR, China
    Int Dent J 58:15-22. 2008
    ..To describe the caries and periodontal status of children in rural Cambodia and to study their oral health habits...
  18. ncbi request reprint Outcome of root canal treatment using Thermafil and cold lateral condensation filling techniques
    C H Chu
    Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Int Endod J 38:179-85. 2005
    ..To evaluate the outcome of root canal treatment (RCT) using either Thermafil (TF) or lateral condensation (LC) as filling technique, and to compare the time required for the treatment when either filling technique was used...
  19. pmc Clinical diagnosis of fissure caries with conventional and laser-induced fluorescence techniques
    C H Chu
    The University of Hong Kong, 34 Hospital Road, Hong Kong, SAR, China
    Lasers Med Sci 25:355-62. 2010
    ..Caries detection by a combination of visual examination and DIAGNOdent had a sensitivity of 0.67 and specificity of 0.94. Receiver operating characteristic analysis showed that this combined approach was superior to the other methods...
  20. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of silver diamine fluoride and sodium fluoride varnish in arresting dentin caries in Chinese pre-school children
    C H Chu
    Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, 34 Hospital Road, Hong Kong, China
    J Dent Res 81:767-70. 2002
    ..5, 2.8, 1.5, 1.5, and 1.3 (p < 0.001). Silver diamine fluoride was found to be effective in arresting dentin caries in primary anterior teeth in pre-school children...
  21. doi request reprint Microhardness of dentine in primary teeth after topical fluoride applications
    C H Chu
    Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, 34 Hospital Road, Hong Kong SAR, China
    J Dent 36:387-91. 2008
    ..This study measured the microhardness of arrested dentinal caries on primary teeth receiving regular fluoride applications after 30 months...
  22. doi request reprint Prevalence and distribution of developmental enamel defects in children with cerebral palsy in Beijing, China
    Xiaobo Lin
    Beijing Boai Hospital, China Rehabilitation Research Center, Beijing, China
    Int J Paediatr Dent 21:23-8. 2011
    ..To investigate the prevalence and distribution of developmental enamel defects in children with cerebral palsy (CP) in Beijing, China...
  23. doi request reprint Biomimetic mineralization of dentin induced by agarose gel loaded with calcium phosphate
    Tian Yun Ning
    Institute of Stomatology, Nanjing Medical University, Nanjing, China
    J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater 100:138-44. 2012
    ..Therefore, this method may provide the experimental basis for dentin remineralization and for a new method to treat dentin hypersensitivity and dental caries...
  24. ncbi request reprint A community-based caries control program for pre-school children using topical fluorides: 18-month results
    E C Lo
    Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, China
    J Dent Res 80:2071-4. 2001
    ..The mean numbers of new caries surfaces in the five groups were 0.4, 0.4, 0.8, 0.6, and 1.2, respectively (p = 0.001). The respective mean numbers of arrested carious tooth surfaces were 2.8, 3.0, 1.7, 1.5, and 1.0 (p < 0.001)...
  25. ncbi request reprint A pilot study of the marginal adaptation and surface morphology of glass-cermet cements
    C H Chu
    University Health Service, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Quintessence Int 27:493-501. 1996
    ..However, there was no statistically significant difference in the marginal adaptation of the three groups at 24 months...
  26. pmc Influence of the indirect restoration design on the fracture resistance: a finite element study
    May Lei Mei
    Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, 34 Hospital Road, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Biomed Eng Online 15:3. 2016
    ..To establish a three-dimensional (3D) finite element (FE) model of a maxillary first premolar and to evaluate the stress generated on the tooth (dentine) and on the indirect composite resin restorations by occlusal forces...
  27. doi request reprint Dental caries status and its associated factors among 5-year-old Hong Kong children: a cross-sectional study
    Kitty Jieyi Chen
    Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, 34 Hospital Road, Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Special Administrative Region of China
    BMC Oral Health 17:121. 2017
    ..This study investigated dental caries status and its associated factors among 5-year-old children in Hong Kong...
  28. pmc Attitude and awareness of medical and dental students towards collaboration between medical and dental practice in Hong Kong
    Shinan Zhang
    Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    BMC Oral Health 15:53. 2015
    ..However, few studies have been conducted on it. This study aimed to investigate the attitude and awareness of medical and dental students about collaboration between medical and dental practices in Hong Kong...
  29. pmc Incidence of post-obturation pain after single-visit versus multiple-visit non-surgical endodontic treatments
    Amy Wai Yee Wong
    Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    BMC Oral Health 15:96. 2015
    ..This randomised clinical trial aims to compare the incidence of post-obturation pain at one and seven days after single-visit and multiple-visit non-surgical endodontic treatments...
  30. pmc Caries remineralisation and arresting effect in children by professionally applied fluoride treatment - a systematic review
    Sherry Shiqian Gao
    Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    BMC Oral Health 16:12. 2016
    ..It is also used to arrest dentine caries. The aim of this study is to investigate the clinical efficacy of professional fluoride therapy in remineralising and arresting caries in children...
  31. pmc Treatment outcomes of single-visit versus multiple-visit non-surgical endodontic therapy: a randomised clinical trial
    Amy Wai Yee Wong
    Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    BMC Oral Health 15:162. 2015
    ..This study aims to compare the success rate, prevalence of postoperative pain and chairside time of single-visit and multiple-visit endodontic treatments...
  32. pmc Dental and periodontal status of 12-year-old Dai school children in Yunnan Province, China: a cross-sectional study
    Shinan Zhang
    Faculty of Stomatology, Kunming Medical University, Yunnan, China
    BMC Oral Health 15:117. 2015
    ..The study aims to describe the dental caries and gingival status of 12-year-old Dai children in China and to study the factors affecting their oral-health status...
  33. pmc Non-surgical treatment of dentin caries in preschool children--systematic review
    Duangporn Duangthip
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of Hong Kong, 3 F, Prince Philip Dental Hospital, 34 Hospital Road, Hong Kong, SAR, China
    BMC Oral Health 15:44. 2015
    ..The aim of the study was to systematically review and evaluate the literature on effectiveness of non-surgical methods in arresting or slowing down the progression of active dentin caries in primary teeth in preschool children...
  34. pmc Treatment time for non-surgical endodontic therapy with or without a magnifying loupe
    Amy Wai Yee Wong
    Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    BMC Oral Health 15:40. 2015
    ..Use of magnifying loupe may increase the efficiency of dental care. This clinical trial compared the time in performing non-surgical endodontic therapy with or without the use of a magnifying loupe...
  35. pmc Glass ionomer ART sealant and fluoride-releasing resin sealant in fissure caries prevention--results from a randomized clinical trial
    Bao ying Liu
    Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, 34 Hospital Road, Hong Kong, SAR, China
    BMC Oral Health 14:54. 2014
    ..The relative performance of ART sealant and fluoride-releasing resin sealant in preventing fissure caries in permanent molars was compared in a randomized clinical trial conducted in southern China (ClinicalTrials.gov NCT01829334)...
  36. pmc A novel self-assembled oligopeptide amphiphile for biomimetic mineralization of enamel
    Quan Li Li
    College and Hospital of Stomatology, Anhui Medical University, 230032 Hefei, China
    BMC Biotechnol 14:32. 2014
    ..Researchers are looking for biomimetic mineralization of ena/mel to manage dental erosion. This study evaluated biomimetic mineralization of demineralized enamel induced by a synthetic and self-assembled oligopeptide amphiphile (OPA)...
  37. ncbi request reprint Dental caries and periodontal status of 12-year-old school children in rural Qinghai, China
    W Keung Leung
    Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Int Dent J 53:73-8. 2003
    ..To describe the dental caries and periodontal status of 12-year-old children in rural Qinghai and to compare the oral health status between the Han and ethnic minority children...
  38. pmc The effectiveness of the biannual application of silver nitrate solution followed by sodium fluoride varnish in arresting early childhood caries in preschool children: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial
    Chun Hung Chu
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of Hong Kong, 34 Hospital Road, Hong Kong, SAR, China
    Trials 16:426. 2015
    ....
  39. pmc Dental caries status of Bulang preschool children in Southwest China
    Shinan Zhang
    Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    BMC Oral Health 14:16. 2014
    ..They like hot and sour food and chew betel nut. This study examines the caries status of 5-year-old Bulang children and factors that influence their caries status...
  40. pmc Dental and periodontal status of 12-year-old Bulang children in China
    Shinan Zhang
    Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    BMC Oral Health 14:32. 2014
    ..There is little information pertaining to the oral health of Bulang children. This study aims to examine the dental caries and periodontal status of 12-year-old Bulang children in China and the factors affecting their oral-health status...
  41. pmc Dental caries and erosion status of 12-year-old Hong Kong children
    Shinan Zhang
    Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, 34 Hospital Road, Hong Kong, SAR, China
    BMC Public Health 14:7. 2014
    ..This study aimed to assess the dental caries and erosion status of 12-year-old Hong Kong children and study the determinants of dental caries and dental erosion of these children...
  42. pmc Arresting rampant dental caries with silver diamine fluoride in a young teenager suffering from chronic oral graft versus host disease post-bone marrow transplantation: a case report
    Chun Hung Chu
    Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, SAR, China
    BMC Res Notes 7:3. 2014
    ..This case describes the management of rampant caries in a young teenager suffering from chronic oral graft versus host disease after allogeneic bone marrow transplantation...
  43. pmc Dental caries status of Dai preschool children in Yunnan Province, China
    Shinan Zhang
    Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    BMC Oral Health 13:68. 2013
    ..This study aimed to describe the oral health status of Dai preschool children in China and the factors that influence their oral health status...
  44. pmc Caries arresting effect of silver diamine fluoride on dentine carious lesion with S. mutans and L. acidophilus dual-species cariogenic biofilm
    May Lei Mei
    Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, 34 Hospital Road, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Med Oral Patol Oral Cir Bucal 18:e824-31. 2013
    ..This in vitro study investigated the effects of silver diamine fluoride (SDF) on dentine carious lesion with cariogenic biofilm...
  45. pmc Antibacterial effects of silver diamine fluoride on multi-species cariogenic biofilm on caries
    May Lei Mei
    Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Pok Fu Lam Rd, Hong Kong, People s Republic of China
    Ann Clin Microbiol Antimicrob 12:4. 2013
    ..Silver diamine fluoride (SDF) has clinical success in arresting dentin caries, this study aimed to investigate its mechanism of action...
  46. pmc Oral health status and behaviours of preschool children in Hong Kong
    Chun Hung Chu
    Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    BMC Public Health 12:767. 2012
    ..This study aimed to describe the dental caries experience of preschool children in Hong Kong and factors affecting their dental caries status...
  47. ncbi request reprint Oral health status and behaviours of children in Myanmar - a pilot study in four villages in rural areas
    Chun Hung Chu
    The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Oral Health Prev Dent 10:365-71. 2012
    ..To describe the tooth status, periodontal status, oral hygiene and snacking habits of children in four villages in northeastern Myanmar...
  48. pmc Preventing root caries development under oral biofilm challenge in an artificial mouth
    May Lei Mei
    Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, 34 Hospital Road, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Med Oral Patol Oral Cir Bucal 18:e557-63. 2013
    ..To study the preventive effects of chlorhexidine against root caries under oral biofilm in an artificial mouth...
  49. doi request reprint Oral health and dental care in Hong Kong
    C H Chu
    Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, 1B30 Prince Philip Dental Hospital, 34 Hospital Road, Hong Kong, China
    Surgeon 11:153-7. 2013
    ..There are 8 specialties, which are Community Dentistry, Endodontics, Family Dentistry, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Oral Rehabilitation, Orthodontics, Pediatric Dentistry, and Periodontics...
  50. ncbi request reprint Promoting caries arrest in children with silver diamine fluoride: a review
    C H Chu
    Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Oral Health Prev Dent 6:315-21. 2008
    ..It can be used to arrest caries progression in very young children who are less cooperative, and it allows definitive restoration to be performed when they grow older and become more receptive to dental procedures...