Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2019 Leadership in practice-based research: The National Dental PBRN 2019
2019 Oral cancer examinations and lesion discovery as reported by U.S. general dentists: Findings from the National Dental Practice-Based Research Network 2019
2018 Engaging clinicians in research 2018
2018 Practitioner participation in national dental practice-based research network (PBRN) studies: 12-year results 2018
2018 Influence of 2 caries-detecting devices on clinical decision making and lesion depth for suspicious occlusal lesions: A randomized trial from The National Dental Practice-Based Research Network 2018
2018 Dentists’ decision strategies for suspicious occlusal caries lesions in a National Dental PBRN study 2018
2017 Surface characteristics and lesion depth and activity of suspicious occlusal carious lesions: Findings from The National Dental Practice-Based Research Network 2017
2017 Satisfaction with dental care among patients who receive invasive or non-invasive treatment for non-cavitated early dental caries: Findings from one region of the National Dental PBRN 2017
2016 Dentist material selection for single-unit crowns: Findings from the National Dental Practice-Based Research Network 2016
2014 Twenty-month follow-up of occlusal caries lesions deemed questionable at baseline: Findings from the national dental practice-based research network 2014
2014 Characteristics, detection methods and treatment of questionable occlusal carious lesions: Findings from the National Dental Practice-Based Research Network 2014
2014 Concordance between clinical practice and published evidence Findings from the National Dental Practice-Based Research Network 2014
2014 Concordance between clinical practice and published evidence: Findings from the national dental practice-based research network 2014
2014 Visual scoring of non cavitated caries lesions and clinical trial efficiency, testing xylitol in caries-active adults 2014
2012 There is limited evidence to support the effectiveness of dental lasers in the removal of caries compared with rotary burs 2012
2012 The prevalence of questionable occlusal caries: Findings from the Dental Practice-Based Research Network 2012
2011 Oral health - Related quality of life and life-space mobility in community-dwelling older adults 2011
2011 Practitioner, patient and carious lesion characteristics associated with type of restorative material: Findings from the dental practice-based research network 2011
2009 Practices participating in a dental PBRN have substantial and advantageous diversity even though as a group they have much in common with dentists at large 2009
2008 Georgia DPBRN holds network-wide meeting. 2008
2007 Association between aspects of oral health-related quality of life and body mass index in community-dwelling older adults 2007
2006 The relationship between sociodemographic factors and oral health-related quality of life in dentate and edentulous community-dwelling older adults 2006
2006 Evaluation of initial caries score and caries incidence in a public health sealant program: A retrospective study 2006
2005 Assessment of retention rates and clinical benefits of a community sealant program 2005
2005 Comparative analysis of the antibacterial effects of combined mouthrinses on Streptococcus mutans 2005

Full Name

  • Sonia Makhija