Dr Rahul Nair
- Scales for measuring patient satisfaction.
- Caries prediction among infants, with psychometric validation of pertinent questionnaire instruments.
- Willingness To Pay for caries risk assessment.
- Caries prediction among those undergoing orthodontic treatment.
- Incidence of Xerostomia using Xerostomia inventory.
- Randomized Controlled trial to test effectiveness of training special educators.
|2008 - 2015||Assistant Professor||National University of Singapore|
|2005 - 2007||Graduate Research Assistant||Iowa Fluoride Study|
|1997 - 2002||Manipal University||India||BDS|
|2005 - 2008||MS in Dental Public Health||University of Iowa||United States|
|2003 - 2005||MPH||Western Kentucky University||United States|
|2018||Nair, R., Ishaque, S., Spencer, A., Luzzi, L., & Do, L. (2018). Critical review of the validity of patient satisfaction questionnaires pertaining to oral health care. Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology.
|2018||Nair, R., Chiu, S., Chua, Y., Dhillon, I., Li, J., & Yee Ting Fai, R. (2018). Should short-term use of alcohol-containing mouthrinse be avoided for fear of worsening xerostomia?. Journal of oral rehabilitation, 45(2), 140-146.
|2017||Tong, H., Lee, H., Lee, Y., Low, Y., Lim, C., & Nair, R. (2017). Factors influencing the inclusion of oral health education in individualized education plans of children with autism spectrum disorders in Singapore. International Journal of Paediatric Dentistry, 27(4), 255-263.
|2017||Lim, S., Kiang, L., Manohara, R., Tong, H., Nair, R., Hong, C., & Hu, S. (2017). Interim therapeutic restoration approach versus treatment under general anaesthesia approach. International Journal of Paediatric Dentistry, 27(6), 551-557.
|2017||Tan, S., Vernazza, C., & Nair, R. (2017). Critical review of willingness to pay for clinical oral health interventions. Journal of Dentistry, 64, 1-12.
DOI Scopus2 Europe PMC1
|2016||Goh, C., Guay, M., Lim, M., Lim, S., Loke, S., Toh, H., & Nair, R. (2016). Correlates of attitudes and perceived behavioural control towards oral care provision among trained and untrained nursing home caregivers in Singapore. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 25(11-12), 1624-1633.
|2016||Nair, R., & Yee, R. (2016). Differences in willingness to pay for an extraction, a filling, and cleaning teeth at various levels of oral health-related quality of life, as measured by oral impacts on daily performance, among older adults in Singapore. Singapore Dental Journal, 37, 2-8.
|2016||Nair, R., Chuang, J., Lee, P., Leo, S., Yang, N., Yee, R., & Tong, H. (2016). Adult perceptions of dental fluorosis and select dental conditions-an Asian perspective. Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology, 44(2), 135-144.
DOI Europe PMC1
|2016||Nair, R., Tsakos, G., & Yee Ting Fai, R. (2016). Testing reliability and validity of oral impacts on daily performances for Chinese-speaking elderly Singaporeans. Gerodontology, 33(4), 499-505.
|2015||Ng, J., Eu, O., Nair, R., & Hong, C. (2015). Prevalence of molar incisor hypomineralization (MIH) in Singaporean children. International Journal of Paediatric Dentistry, 25(2), 73-78.
DOI Scopus3 Europe PMC2
|2015||Dutt, A., Chen, I., & Nair, R. (2015). Reliability and Validity of Skills and Needs Inventories in Functional Behavior Assessments and Interventions for School Personnel. The Journal of Special Education, 49(4), 233-242.
|2015||Nair, R., & Ai-Min, A. M. (2015). A conceptual framework (Cat-4) for estimating clinical relevance of evidence related to oral diagnosis. Journal of Interdisciplinary Dentistry, 5(3), 114-118.|
|2014||Mei Na, T., Nair, R., Di Ying, J., & Yee, R. (2014). Oral health status and complete denture status of independent-living Singaporean elderly residing in a community home. Singapore Dental Journal, 35, 9-15.
DOI Europe PMC1
|2011||Nair, R., Wong, A., Ngo, J., & Wong, M. L. (2011). Common Dental Conditions in Adults. The Singapore Family Physician, 37(1), 14-17.|
|2010||Nair, R., Weber-Gasparoni, K., Marshall, T., Warren, J., & Levy, S. (2010). Factors affecting early childhood caries among WIC-enrolled children in Linn County, Iowa. Journal of Dentistry for Children, 77(3), 158-165.
Scopus2 Europe PMC1
|2009||Nair, R., Deguchi, T., Li, X., Katashiba, S., & Chan, Y. (2009). Quantitative analysis of the maxilla and the mandible in hyper- and hypodivergent skeletal class II pattern. Orthodontics and Craniofacial Research, 12(1), 9-13.
DOI Scopus8 Europe PMC6
|nayak. (n.d.). Textbook Of Periodontology And Oral Implantology. Elsevier India.|
|2017||Nair., & Nguee, A. M. (2017). A Systematic Review of Diagnostic Clinical Trials Assessing Diagnostic Procedures for Dental Caries.. In IADR San Francisco. San Francisco.|
|2017||Dutt, A., Nair, R., Cheng, A., Leong, S., & Tan, M. (2017). Evaluating the Effectiveness of a Web Based Training Program in Functional Behavioral Assessment and Interventions with Special Education schools in Singapore. In Association of Behavior Analysis International. Paris, France.|
|2014||Dutt, A., Nair, R., & Chen, I. (2014). A Needs Analysis in Behavioural Assessments and Interventions within Special Education schools in Singapore. In examples of behavior analysts meeting the needs of school-based personnel in behavior assessment and intervention. Chicago, IL.|
|2014||Thean, H. P. Y., Yu, V. S. H., Yee, T. F. R., & Nair, R. (2014). Relative Performance of NiTi and Stainless Steel Hand Instrumentation. In IADR. Cape Town, South Africa.|
|2014||Nair, R., Chuang, J., Lee, P., Leo, S. J., Yang, N., YEE, R. T. F., & Tong, H. J. (2014). Treatment Needs for Dental Fluorosis, Select Conditions and Normal Dentition. In IADR. Cape Town, South Africa.|
|2013||HSL, C., Nair, R., & Yee, T. F. R. (2013). Relationship between the Xerostomia Inventory and Stimulated Salivary Flow Rate.. In IADR APR Conference Proceedings. Bangkok, Thailand.|
|2013||Nair, R., & Yee, T. F. R. (2013). A reliable and valid measure of quality of life for Chinese speaking elderly Singaporeans.. In IADR APR Conference Proceedings. Bangkok, Thailand.|
|2013||Nair, R., Yee, T. F. R., Liang, S., & Tsakos, G. (2013). Quality of life and willingness-to-pay for dental extractions among Singaporean-elderly. In WCPD Conference Proceedings. Budapest, Hungary.|
|2012||Nair, R., & Xander, C. K. T. (2012). Comparing detection of non-cavitated carious lesions by ICDAS and FluoreCam™. In IADR SEA Conference Proceedings. Hong Kong.|
|2011||Nair, R., & Yee, T. F. R. (2011). Learning Cariology Through Collaboration and Content creation. In IADR-SEAADE Conference Proceedings. Singapore.|
|2009||Xiaobing, L., Nair, R., Lim, C. Y. A., & Foong, K. W. C. (2009). The evaluations of undergraduate clinic-based Orthodontic competency tests of National University of Singapore. In IADR APR. Wuhan.|
|2009||Nair, R., Weber-Gasperoni, K., Warren, J. J., Marshall, T. A., & Levy, S. M. (2009). Determinants of ECC among WIC-enrolled children in Linn County, IA. In IADR APR Conference Proceedings. Wuhan, China.|
|2006||Levy, S. M., Chankanka, O., & Nair, R. (2006). A Review of Fluoride Intake Relevant to Canadian Water Fluoride Discussions.|
|2017||Nair, R. (2017). Diagnosis of dental caries: A critical review of research methodology, the absence of pertinent clinical trials and its implications [Design].|
|2017||Tong, H. J., Nair, R., J, F., Tan, K. H., Lai, G., Ng, W. X., & Lua, E. (2017). Techniques to prepare children with autism spectrum disorder for dental visits [Design].|
|2016||Ishaque, S., Salter, A., Karnon, J., Chen, G., & Nair, R. (2016). A systematic review of randomized clinical trials evaluating the use of patient reported outcome measures (PROMs) to improve patient outcomes. [Design].|
|2008||Nair, R. (2008). Determinants of early childhood caries among WIC enrolled children in Linn county, Iowa.. (Master's Thesis).|
|Date||Project Title||Investigators||Funding Body||Amount|
|2015 - 2017||An Evaluation on the Effectiveness of a Web Based Training Program in Functional Behavioral Assessment and Interventions with SPED schools in Singapore||
A Dutt, R Nair, K Koh
MOE, Singapore Project Grant
|2012 - 2013||A Needs Assessment for Capacity Building Among School Personnel in Behavioral Assessments and Interventions within SPED Schools in Singapore||A Dutt, R Nair||MOE, Singapore Project Grant||Sing$ 18,000|
|2010 - 2014||Evaluation of caries risk assessment models among individuals undergoing multi-bracket therapy (fixed orthodontic appliance)||R Nair, HCY Stephen, XB Li||MOE, Singapore Project Grant||Sing$ 70,737|
|2010 - 2014||The Impact of Oral Health on the Daily performance of Free Living Elderly Singaporeans – a Pilot Study||R Yee, R Nair||MOE, Singapore Project Grant||Sing$ 174,045|
- Developed and directed undergraduate course for Evidence Based Dentistry from 2009 to 2015.
- Developed and directed undergraduate course Oral Epidemiology from 2009 to 2015 for undergraduate students.
- Developed and participated in undergraduate course for Cariology with emphasis on clinical prevention strategies and diagnostics (2008-2015).
- Developed and conducted teaching of epidemiologic research design for dental post-graduates (2009-2014).
- Conducted teaching related research projects, with one publication and a poster award (indicated above).
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