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Kim Ekstrand's visit to Dental School, University of São Paulo

Grant number: 09/07426-8
Support Opportunities:Research Grants - Visiting Researcher Grant - International
Duration: July 31, 2009 - August 19, 2009
Field of knowledge:Health Sciences - Dentistry - Pediatric Dentistry
Principal Investigator:Fausto Medeiros Mendes
Grantee:Fausto Medeiros Mendes
Visiting researcher: Kim Ekstrand
Visiting researcher institution: University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
Host Institution: Faculdade de Odontologia (FO). Universidade de São Paulo (USP). São Paulo , SP, Brazil


The Ekstrand's visit to Brazil aims to integrate the University of São Paulo (Department of Pediatric Dentistry) with the University of Copenhagen (Department of Cariology and Endodontics) in order to establish a partnership between the universities, promoting future professional contacts, as well as students interchange and development of future studies. For his visit, the programme is performing activities related to research protocols of our university, some of which are receiving finnancial suppport from CNPq; lectures concerning caries diagnosis and minimal intervention in caries treatment for undergrated and graduated students from our Department and, finally, a lecture for the scientific community in general regarding the topic: ICDAS: an alternative for clinical, epidemiological and research purposes?". All these activities will be performed during 18 days, in order to joining the activity plans with the visitant professors availability. (AU)

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(References retrieved automatically from Web of Science and SciELO through information on FAPESP grants and their corresponding numbers as mentioned in the publications by the authors)
BRAGA, M. M.; EKSTRAND, K. R.; MARTIGNON, S.; IMPARATO, J. C. P.; RICKETTS, D. N. J.; MENDES, F. M.. Clinical Performance of Two Visual Scoring Systems in Detecting and Assessing Activity Status of Occlusal Caries in Primary Teeth. Caries Research, v. 44, n. 3, p. 300-308, . (09/07426-8)
BRAGA, MARIANA M.; MARTIGNON, STEFANIA; EKSTRAND, KIM R.; RICKETTS, DAVID N. J.; IMPARATO, JOSE CARLOS P.; MENDES, FAUSTO M.. Parameters associated with active caries lesions assessed by two different visual scoring systems on occlusal surfaces of primary molars - a multilevel approach. COMMUNITY DENTISTRY AND ORAL EPIDEMIOLOGY, v. 38, n. 6, p. 549-558, . (09/07426-8)
BRAGA, M. M.; MENDES, F. M.; MARTIGNON, S.; RICKETTS, D. N. J.; EKSTRAND, K. R.. In vitro Comparison of Nyvad's System and ICDAS-II with Lesion Activity Assessment for Evaluation of Severity and Activity of Occlusal Caries Lesions in Primary Teeth. Caries Research, v. 43, n. 5, p. 405-412, . (09/07426-8)

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