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Raul Garcia, DMD

TitleProfessor
InstitutionBoston University Goldman School of Dental Medicine
DepartmentHealth Policy & Health Svcs Research
Address560 Harrison Ave
Boston MA 02118
Phone(617) 638-6385
ORCID ORCID Icon0000-0003-2153-4629
Other Positions
TitleChair of Health Policy & Health Services Research
InstitutionBoston University Goldman School of Dental Medicine
DepartmentHealth Policy & Health Svcs Research

TitleDirector of Northeast Center for Research to Evaluate and Eliminate Dental Disparities
InstitutionBoston University Goldman School of Dental Medicine

 Research Expertise & Professional Interests
Major Research Interests:
• Causes of oral health disparities and interventions to eliminate oral health disparities
• Relationship of oral conditions to systemic disease and health-related quality of life
• Longitudinal studies of oral health in aging and the analysis of treatment outcomes in dentistry: The VA Dental Longitudinal Study and the VA Normative Aging Study

Studies encompass the areas of oral epidemiology, health services research, and health policy. The work involves a variety of population studies with a special interest on underserved populations.

 Publications
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  1. Garcia RI. The restructuring of dental practice: Dentists as employees or owners. J Am Dent Assoc. 2014 Oct; 145(10):1008-10.
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  2. Tiwari T, Casciello A, Gansky SA, Henshaw M, Ramos-Gomez F, Rasmussen M, Garcia RI, Albino J, Batliner TS. Recruitment for health disparities preventive intervention trials: the early childhood caries collaborating centers. Prev Chronic Dis. 2014; 11:E133.
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  3. Heaton B, Applebaum KM, Rothman KJ, Brooks DR, Heeren T, Dietrich T, Garcia RI. The influence of prevalent cohort bias in the association between periodontal disease progression and incident coronary heart disease. Ann Epidemiol. 2014 Oct; 24(10):741-6.
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  4. Cadoret CA, Garcia RI. Health disparities and the multicultural imperative. J Evid Based Dent Pract. 2014 Jun; 14 Suppl:160-170.e1.
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  5. Ng N, Kaye EK, Garcia RI. Coffee consumption and periodontal disease in males. J Periodontol. 2014 Aug; 85(8):1042-9.
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  6. Martin JA, Fardal O, Page RC, Loeb CF, Kaye EK, Garcia RI, Linden GJ. Incorporating severity and risk as factors to the fardal cost-effectiveness model to create a cost-benefit model for periodontal treatment. J Periodontol. 2014 Mar; 85(3):e31-9.
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  7. Yazicioglu I, Jones JA, Cortés D, Rich S, Garcia R. Hispanic parents'' reading language preference and pediatric oral health-related quality of life. J Public Health Dent. 2013 Sep; 73(4):329-38.
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  8. Okunseri C, Okunseri E, Garcia RI, Visotcky A, Szabo A. Predictors of dental care use: findings from the national longitudinal study of adolescent health. J Adolesc Health. 2013 Nov; 53(5):663-70.
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  9. Garcia RI. Periodontitis may increase likelihood of erectile dysfunction in Taiwanese men. J Evid Based Dent Pract. 2013 Mar; 13(1):35-6.
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  10. Gorman A, Kaye EK, Nunn M, Garcia RI. Changes in body weight and adiposity predict periodontitis progression in men. J Dent Res. 2012 Oct; 91(10):921-6.
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  11. Schwartz N, Kaye EK, Nunn ME, Spiro A, Garcia RI. High-fiber foods reduce periodontal disease progression in men aged 65 and older: the Veterans Affairs normative aging study/Dental Longitudinal Study. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2012 Apr; 60(4):676-83.
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  12. Garcia R, Dietrich T. Introduction to periodontal epidemiology. Periodontol 2000. 2012 Feb; 58(1):7-9.
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  13. Garcia RI, Sohn W. The paradigm shift to prevention and its relationship to dental education. J Dent Educ. 2012 Jan; 76(1):36-45.
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  14. Garcia RI. Oral health advocacy - state-based and federal priorities. J Public Health Dent. 2012; 72 Suppl 1:S60-1.
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  15. Gorman A, Kaye EK, Apovian C, Fung TT, Nunn M, Garcia RI. Overweight and obesity predict time to periodontal disease progression in men. J Clin Periodontol. 2012 Feb; 39(2):107-14.
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  16. Garcia R. Scaling and root debridement in pregnant women did not result in fewer preterm births. Evid Based Dent. 2011 Dec; 12(4):112.
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  17. Huntington NL, Spetter D, Jones JA, Rich SE, Garcia RI, Spiro A. Development and validation of a measure of pediatric oral health-related quality of life: the POQL. J Public Health Dent. 2011; 71(3):185-93.
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  18. Zhong Y, Garcia R, Kaye EK, Cai J, Kaufman JS, Trope M, Wilcosky T, Caplan DJ. Association of endodontic involvement with tooth loss in the Veterans Affairs Dental Longitudinal Study. J Endod. 2010 Dec; 36(12):1943-9.
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  19. Qvarnstrom M, Janket SJ, Jones JA, Jethwani K, Nuutinen P, Garcia RI, Baird AE, Van Dyke TE, Meurman JH. Association of salivary lysozyme and C-reactive protein with metabolic syndrome. J Clin Periodontol. 2010 Sep; 37(9):805-11.
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  20. Garcia RI, Inge RE, Niessen L, DePaola DP. Envisioning success: the future of the oral health care delivery system in the United States. J Public Health Dent. 2010 Jun; 70 Suppl 1:S58-65.
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  21. Kaye EK, Valencia A, Baba N, Spiro A, Dietrich T, Garcia RI. Tooth loss and periodontal disease predict poor cognitive function in older men. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2010 Apr; 58(4):713-8.
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  22. Garcia RI. No association between ischemic heart disease and periodontitis in women. Evid Based Dent. 2010; 11(1):20-1.
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  23. Okunseri C, Szabo A, Garcia RI, Jackson S, Pajewski NM. Provision of fluoride varnish treatment by medical and dental care providers: variation by race/ethnicity and levels of urban influence. J Public Health Dent. 2010; 70(3):211-9.
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  24. Cunnion DT, Spiro A, Jones JA, Rich SE, Papageorgiou CP, Tate A, Casamassimo P, Hayes C, Garcia RI. Pediatric oral health-related quality of life improvement after treatment of early childhood caries: a prospective multisite study. J Dent Child (Chic). 2010 Jan-Apr; 77(1):4-11.
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  25. Weiss J, Kotelchuck M, Grosse SD, Manning SE, Anderka M, Wyszynski DF, Cabral H, Barfield W, Garcia R, Lu E, Higgins C. Hospital use and associated costs of children aged zero-to-two years with craniofacial malformations in Massachusetts. Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol. 2009 Nov; 85(11):925-34.
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  26. Jimenez M, Krall EA, Garcia RI, Vokonas PS, Dietrich T. Periodontitis and incidence of cerebrovascular disease in men. Ann Neurol. 2009 Oct; 66(4):505-12.
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  27. Arora M, Weuve J, Weisskopf MG, Sparrow D, Nie H, Garcia RI, Hu H. Cumulative lead exposure and tooth loss in men: the normative aging study. Environ Health Perspect. 2009 Oct; 117(10):1531-4.
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  28. Okunseri C, Szabo A, Jackson S, Pajewski NM, Garcia RI. Increased children's access to fluoride varnish treatment by involving medical care providers: effect of a Medicaid policy change. Health Serv Res. 2009 Aug; 44(4):1144-56.
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  29. Nunn ME, Braunstein NS, Krall Kaye EA, Dietrich T, Garcia RI, Henshaw MM. Healthy eating index is a predictor of early childhood caries. J Dent Res. 2009 Apr; 88(4):361-6.
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  30. Garcia R. Periodontal treatment could improve glycaemic control in diabetic patients. Evid Based Dent. 2009; 10(1):20-1.
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  31. Garcia RI, Nunn ME, Dietrich T. Risk calculation and periodontal outcomes. Periodontol 2000. 2009; 50:65-77.
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  32. Dietrich T, Culler C, Garcia RI, Henshaw MM. Racial and ethnic disparities in children's oral health: the National Survey of Children's Health. J Am Dent Assoc. 2008 Nov; 139(11):1507-17.
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  33. Garcia RI. Automated flossing device reduces plaque but not gingivitis. J Evid Based Dent Pract. 2008 Jun; 8(2):78-80.
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  34. Zhong Y, Chasen J, Yamanaka R, Garcia R, Kaye EK, Kaufman JS, Cai J, Wilcosky T, Trope M, Caplan DJ. Extension and density of root fillings and postoperative apical radiolucencies in the Veterans Affairs Dental Longitudinal Study. J Endod. 2008 Jul; 34(7):798-803.
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  35. Garcia RI, Cadoret CA, Henshaw M. Multicultural issues in oral health. Dent Clin North Am. 2008 Apr; 52(2):319-32, vi.
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  36. Kim T, Miyamoto T, Nunn ME, Garcia RI, Dietrich T. Root proximity as a risk factor for progression of alveolar bone loss: the Veterans Affairs Dental Longitudinal Study. J Periodontol. 2008 Apr; 79(4):654-9.
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  37. Dietrich T, Jimenez M, Krall Kaye EA, Vokonas PS, Garcia RI. Age-dependent associations between chronic periodontitis/edentulism and risk of coronary heart disease. Circulation. 2008 Apr 1; 117(13):1668-74.
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  38. Garcia RI. Mouthrinses and dentifrices are effective antigingivitis and antiplaque agents. J Evid Based Dent Pract. 2008 Mar; 8(1):13-4.
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  39. McCoy LC, Wehler CJ, Rich SE, Garcia RI, Miller DR, Jones JA. Adverse events associated with chlorhexidine use: results from the Department of Veterans Affairs Dental Diabetes Study. J Am Dent Assoc. 2008 Feb; 139(2):178-83.
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  40. Dietrich T, Garcia RI, de Pablo P, Schulze PC, Hoffmann K. The effects of cigarette smoking on C-reactive protein concentrations in men and women and its modification by exogenous oral hormones in women. Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil. 2007 Oct; 14(5):694-700.
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  41. Dietrich T, Maserejian NN, Joshipura KJ, Krall EA, Garcia RI. Tobacco use and incidence of tooth loss among US male health professionals. J Dent Res. 2007 Apr; 86(4):373-7.
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  42. Garcia R. Periodontal treatment associated with improved glycaemic control in type 2 diabetic patients. Evid Based Dent. 2007; 8(1):13.
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  43. Dietrich T, Kaye EK, Nunn ME, Van Dyke T, Garcia RI. Gingivitis susceptibility and its relation to periodontitis in men. J Dent Res. 2006 Dec; 85(12):1134-7.
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  44. Jones JA, Miller DR, Wehler CJ, Rich SE, Krall-Kaye EA, McCoy LC, Christiansen CL, Rothendler JA, Garcia RI. Does periodontal care improve glycemic control? The Department of Veterans Affairs Dental Diabetes Study. J Clin Periodontol. 2007 Jan; 34(1):46-52.
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  45. Caplan DJ, Chasen JB, Krall EA, Cai J, Kang S, Garcia RI, Offenbacher S, Beck JD. Lesions of endodontic origin and risk of coronary heart disease. J Dent Res. 2006 Nov; 85(11):996-1000.
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  46. Jones JA, Miller DR, Wehler CJ, Rich S, Krall E, Christiansen CL, Rothendler JA, Garcia RI. Study design, recruitment, and baseline characteristics: the Department of Veterans Affairs Dental Diabetes Study. J Clin Periodontol. 2007 Jan; 34(1):40-5.
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  47. Lee HJ, Garcia RI, Janket SJ, Jones JA, Mascarenhas AK, Scott TE, Nunn ME. The association between cumulative periodontal disease and stroke history in older adults. J Periodontol. 2006 Oct; 77(10):1744-54.
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  48. Krall EA, Dietrich T, Nunn ME, Garcia RI. Risk of tooth loss after cigarette smoking cessation. Prev Chronic Dis. 2006 Oct; 3(4):A115.
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  49. Garcia R. Sealed teeth get less restorative treatment. J Evid Based Dent Pract. 2006 Sep; 6(3):218-9.
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  50. Janket SJ, Jones J, Rich S, Miller D, Wehler CJ, Van Dyke TE, Garcia R, Meurman JH. The effects of xerogenic medications on oral mucosa among the Veterans Dental Study participants. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2007 Feb; 103(2):223-30.
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  51. Jones JA, Kressin NR, Kazis LE, Miller DR, Iii AS, Lee A, Garcia RI. Oral conditions and quality of life. J Ambul Care Manage. 2006 Apr-Jun; 29(2):167-81.
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  52. Krall EA, Abreu Sosa C, Garcia C, Nunn ME, Caplan DJ, Garcia RI. Cigarette smoking increases the risk of root canal treatment. J Dent Res. 2006 Apr; 85(4):313-7.
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  53. Garcia RI. Oral health disparities: Health care and resource allocation in the U.S. Justice in Oral Health Care: Ethical and Educational Perspectives (Ed: JVM Welie), Marquette Univ Press. 2006; 17-40.
  54. Dietrich T, Garcia RI. Associations between periodontal disease and systemic disease: evaluating the strength of the evidence. J Periodontol. 2005 Nov; 76(11 Suppl):2175-84.
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  55. Campbell D, Pollick HF, Lituri KM, Horowitz AM, Brown J, Janssen JA, Yoder K, Garcia RI, Deinard A, Hemphill S, de la Torre MA, Shrestha B, Vargas CM. Improving the oral health of Alaska natives. Am J Public Health. 2005 Nov; 95(11):1880; author reply 1881.
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  56. Garcia RI. Addressing oral health disparities in diverse populations. J Am Dent Assoc. 2005 Sep; 136(9):1210, 1212.
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  57. Inagaki K, Kurosu Y, Yoshinari N, Noguchi T, Krall EA, Garcia RI. Efficacy of periodontal disease and tooth loss to screen for low bone mineral density in Japanese women. Calcif Tissue Int. 2005 Jul; 77(1):9-14.
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  58. Garcia R. Tobacco smoking not found to be related to apical periodontitis. J Evid Based Dent Pract. 2005 Jun; 5(2):90-1.
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  59. Garcia RI. Smokers have less reductions in probing depth than non-smokers following nonsurgical periodontal therapy. Evid Based Dent. 2005; 6(2):37-8.
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  60. Cote S, Geltman P, Nunn M, Lituri K, Henshaw M, Garcia RI. Dental caries of refugee children compared with US children. Pediatrics. 2004 Dec; 114(6):e733-40.
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  61. Milgrom P, Garcia RI, Ismail A, Katz RV, Weintraub JA. Improving America's access to care: The National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research addresses oral health disparities. J Am Dent Assoc. 2004 Oct; 135(10):1389-96.
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  62. Scott TE, Mendez MV, LaMorte WW, Cupples LA, Vokonas PS, Garcia RI, Menzoian JO. Are varicose veins a marker for susceptibility to coronary heart disease in men? Results from the Normative Aging Study. Ann Vasc Surg. 2004 Jul; 18(4):459-64.
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  63. Jones JA, Kressin NR, Miller DR, Orner MB, Garcia RI, Spiro A. Comparison of patient-based oral health outcome measures. Qual Life Res. 2004 Jun; 13(5):975-85.
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  64. Copeland LB, Krall EA, Brown LJ, Garcia RI, Streckfus CF. Predictors of tooth loss in two US adult populations. J Public Health Dent. 2004; 64(1):31-7.
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  65. Page RC, Martin J, Krall EA, Mancl L, Garcia R. Longitudinal validation of a risk calculator for periodontal disease. J Clin Periodontol. 2003 Sep; 30(9):819-27.
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  66. Janket SJ, Jones JA, Rich S, Meurman J, Garcia R, Miller D. Xerostomic medications and oral health: the Veterans Dental Study (part I). Gerodontology. 2003 Jul; 20(1):41-9.
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  67. Inagaki K, Krall EA, Fleet JC, Garcia RI. Vitamin D receptor alleles, periodontal disease progression, and tooth loss in the VA dental longitudinal study. J Periodontol. 2003 Feb; 74(2):161-7.
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  68. Garcia RI. Dental expenditures per patient in the United States declined by 12% from 1987 to 1996. J Evid Base Dent Pract. 2003; 3:37-38.
  69. Joshi A, Douglass CW, Kim HD, Joshipura KJ, Park MC, Rimm EB, Carino MJ, Garcia RI, Morris JS, Willett WC. The relationship between amalgam restorations and mercury levels in male dentists and nondental health professionals. J Public Health Dent. 2003; 63(1):52-60.
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  70. Page RC, Krall EA, Martin J, Mancl L, Garcia RI. Validity and accuracy of a risk calculator in predicting periodontal disease. J Am Dent Assoc. 2002 May; 133(5):569-76.
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  71. Krall EA, Garvey AJ, Garcia RI. Smoking relapse after 2 years of abstinence: findings from the VA Normative Aging Study. Nicotine Tob Res. 2002 Feb; 4(1):95-100.
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  72. Pitiphat W, Garcia RI, Douglass CW, Joshipura KJ. Validation of self-reported oral health measures. J Public Health Dent. 2002; 62(2):122-8.
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  73. Niederman R Garcia RI. The periodontal-systemic connection: a State of the Science symposium. Evid Based Dent. 2002; 3:17-19.
  74. Jones JA, Spiro A, Miller DR, Garcia RI, Kressin NR. Need for dental care in older veterans: assessment of patient-based measures. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2002 Jan; 50(1):163-8.
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  75. Garcia RI. Insufficient information to determine whether bacterial species are risk indicators for periodontal disease status. . J Evid Base Dent Pract. 2002; 2:38-40.
  76. Garcia RI, Nunn ME, Vokonas PS. Epidemiologic associations between periodontal disease and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Ann Periodontol. 2001 Dec; 6(1):71-7.
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  77. Krall EA, Wehler C, Garcia RI, Harris SS, Dawson-Hughes B. Calcium and vitamin D supplements reduce tooth loss in the elderly. Am J Med. 2001 Oct 15; 111(6):452-6.
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  78. Inagaki K, Kurosu Y, Kamiya T, Kondo F, Yoshinari N, Noguchi T, Krall EA, Garcia RI. Low metacarpal bone density, tooth loss, and periodontal disease in Japanese women. J Dent Res. 2001 Sep; 80(9):1818-22.
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  79. Lawrence HP, Garcia RI, Essick GK, Hawkins R, Krall EA, Spiro A, Vokonas PS, Kong L, King T, Koch GG. A longitudinal study of the association between tooth loss and age-related hearing loss. Spec Care Dentist. 2001 Jul-Aug; 21(4):129-40.
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  80. Randall CW, Kressin NR, Garcia RI, Sims H, Kazis L, Jones JA. Heart murmurs: are older male dental patients aware of their existence? J Am Dent Assoc. 2001 Feb; 132(2):171-6; quiz 224.
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  81. Hujoel PP, White BA, García RI, Listgarten MA. The dentogingival epithelial surface area revisited. J Periodontal Res. 2001 Feb; 36(1):48-55.
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  82. Boehmer U, Kressin NR, Spiro A, Garcia RI, Kazis L, Miller D, Randall CW, Jones JA. Oral health of ambulatory care patients. Mil Med. 2001 Feb; 166(2):171-8.
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  83. Garcia RI, Henshaw MM, Krall EA. Relationship between periodontal disease and systemic health. Periodontol 2000. 2001; 25:21-36.
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  84. Jones JA, Kressin NR, Spiro A, Randall CW, Miller DR, Hayes C, Kazis L, Garcia RI. Self-reported and clinical oral health in users of VA health care. J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2001 Jan; 56(1):M55-62.
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  85. Ferrillo PJ, Chance KB, Garcia RI, Kerschbaum WE, Koelbl JJ, Molinari JA, Niessen LC, Wilson S, Hutchinson RA, Crawford LH, Valachovic RW, Haden NK. Report of the ADEA president's task force on the Surgeon General's report on oral health. American Dental Education Association. J Dent Educ. 2000 Oct; 64(10):708-14.
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  86. Hujoel PP, Armitage GC, García RI. A perspective on clinical significance. J Periodontol. 2000 Sep; 71(9):1515-8.
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  87. Garcia RI. Geriatric Dentistry. In: Reichel's Care of the Elderly: Clinical Aspects of Aging, 5th Ed. Williams & Wilkins. Baltimore. 1999; 584-594.
  88. Huntington NL, Krall EA, Garcia RI, Spiro A. SES and oral health status in an elderly population. Ann N Y Acad Sci. 1999; 896:451-4.
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  89. Krall EA, Garvey AJ, Garcia RI. Alveolar bone loss and tooth loss in male cigar and pipe smokers. J Am Dent Assoc. 1999 Jan; 130(1):57-64.
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  90. Kressin NR, Spiro A, Bosse R, Garcia RI. Psychology & Health. Personality traits and oral self-care behaviors: Longitudinal findings from the Normative Aging Study. 1999; (14):71-85.
  91. Krall E, Hayes C, Garcia R. How dentition status and masticatory function affect nutrient intake. J Am Dent Assoc. 1998 Sep; 129(9):1261-9.
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  92. Mendez MV, Scott T, LaMorte W, Vokonas P, Menzoian JO, Garcia R. An association between periodontal disease and peripheral vascular disease. Am J Surg. 1998 Aug; 176(2):153-7.
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  93. Shugars DA, Bader JD, White BA, Scurria MS, Hayden WJ, Garcia RI. Survival rates of teeth adjacent to treated and untreated posterior bounded edentulous spaces. J Am Dent Assoc. 1998 Aug; 129(8):1089-95.
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  94. Garcia RI, Krall EA, Vokonas PS. Periodontal disease and mortality from all causes in the VA Dental Longitudinal Study. Ann Periodontol. 1998 Jul; 3(1):339-49.
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  95. Hayes C, Sparrow D, Cohen M, Vokonas PS, Garcia RI. The association between alveolar bone loss and pulmonary function: the VA Dental Longitudinal Study. Ann Periodontol. 1998 Jul; 3(1):257-61.
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  96. Beck JD, Offenbacher S, Williams R, Gibbs P, Garcia R. Periodontitis: a risk factor for coronary heart disease? Ann Periodontol. 1998 Jul; 3(1):127-41.
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  97. Garcia RI. Focal infection. J Am Dent Assoc. 1998 May; 129(5):534, 536.
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  98. Garcia RI. Focal Infection. J Am Dent Assoc. 1998; 129(5):534-536.
  99. Krall EA, Dawson-Hughes B, Garvey AJ, Garcia RI. Smoking, smoking cessation, and tooth loss. J Dent Res. 1997 Oct; 76(10):1653-9.
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  100. Krall EA, Hayes C, Garvey AJ, Garcia RI. Study finds a correlation between smoking and tooth loss. J Mass Dent Soc. 1997; 46(1):20-3.
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  101. Hayes C, Kressin N, Garcia R, Mecklenberg R, Dolan T. Tobacco control practices: how do Massachusetts dentists compare with dentists nationwide? J Mass Dent Soc. 1997; 46(1):9-12, 14.
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  102. Krall EA, Garcia RI, Dawson-Hughes B. Increased risk of tooth loss is related to bone loss at the whole body, hip, and spine. Calcif Tissue Int. 1996 Dec; 59(6):433-7.
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  103. Beck J, Garcia R, Heiss G, Vokonas PS, Offenbacher S. Periodontal disease and cardiovascular disease. J Periodontol. 1996 Oct; 67(10 Suppl):1123-37.
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  104. Kressin N, Spiro A, Bosse R, Garcia R, Kazis L. Assessing oral health-related quality of life: findings from the normative aging study. Med Care. 1996 May; 34(5):416-27.
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  105. Joshipura KJ, Douglass CW, Garcia RI, Valachovic R, Willett WC. Validity of a self-reported periodontal disease measure. J Public Health Dent. 1996; 56(4):205-12.
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  106. Brown LJ, Garcia R. Utilization of dental services as a risk factor for periodontitis. J Periodontol. 1994 May; 65(5 Suppl):551-63.
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  107. Krall EA, Dawson-Hughes B, Papas A, Garcia RI. Tooth loss and skeletal bone density in healthy postmenopausal women. Osteoporos Int. 1994 Mar; 4(2):104-9.
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  108. Chuang SK, Berkey CS, Douglass CW, Antczak-Bouckomas AA, Garcia RI. Epidemiologic study of sound surface trends in a 10-year longitudinal study. Community Dent Oral Epidemiol. 1994 Feb; 22(1):13-20.
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  109. Jones JA, Lavallee N, Alman J, Sinclair C, Garcia RI. Caries incidence in patients with dementia. Gerodontology. 1993 Dec; 10(2):76-82.
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  110. Berkey CS, Chuang SK, Douglass CW, Garcia RI. Longitudinal statistical models for loss of sound surfaces. Community Dent Oral Epidemiol. 1993 Apr; 21(2):62-6.
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  111. Quinn J, Shusterman S, Garcia R. Gingival response to G-CSF in a patient with congenital agranulocytosis: case report. Pediatr Dent. 1993 Mar-Apr; 15(2):123-5.
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  112. Garcia RI Chauncey HH. Longitudinal studies of aging and oral health. J Dent Res. 1991; 70(4):865-866.
  113. McKinney LA, Palmer CA, Dwyer JT, Garcia RI. Topics in Clin Nutrition. Managing dentally related nutrition concerns of children with special needs. 1991; 6(2):76-85.
  114. McKinney LA, Palmer CA, Dwyer JT, Garcia RI. Topics in Clin Nutrition. Common dentally related nutrition concerns of children with special needs. 1991; 6(2):70-75.
  115. Winer RA, Chauncey HH, Garcia RI. Effect of Peroxyl mouthrinse on chlorhexidine staining of teeth. J Clin Dent. 1991; 3(1):15-8.
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  116. Garcia RI, Chauncey HH. The eruption of third molars in adults: a 10-year longitudinal study. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol. 1989 Jul; 68(1):9-13.
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  117. Garcia RI, Perlmuter LC, Chauncey HH. Effects of dentition status and personality on masticatory performance and food acceptability. Dysphagia. 1989; 4(2):121-6.
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  118. Garcia RI, Valachovic RW, Chauncey HH. Longitudinal study of the diagnostic yield of panoramic radiographs in aging edentulous men. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol. 1987 Apr; 63(4):494-7.
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  119. Garcia RI, Sinclair C, Chauncey HH. Internal resorption of an unerupted third molar. Spec Care Dentist. 1986 Sep-Oct; 6(5):205-7.
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