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Yan-Fang Ren, D.D.S., Ph.D., M.P.H.

Dentistry

Publications

Showing all 66 journal articles & 9 books available

Journal Articles

5/3/2017
Abdalla R, Mitchell RJ, Ren YF. "Non-carious cervical lesions imaged by focus variation microscopy." Journal of dentistry.. 2017 May 3; Epub 2017 May 03.

2/2017
Yu G, Phillips S, Gail MH, Goedert JJ, Humphrys M, Ravel J, Ren Y, Caporaso NE. "Evaluation of Buccal Cell Samples for Studies of Oral Microbiota." Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology.. 2017 Feb 0; 26(2):249-253. Epub 2016 Oct 21.

1/17/2017
Yu G, Phillips S, Gail MH, Goedert JJ, Humphrys MS, Ravel J, Ren Y, Caporaso NE. "The effect of cigarette smoking on the oral and nasal microbiota." Microbiome. 2017 Jan 17; 5(1):3. Epub 2017 Jan 17.

1/2017
Zhao X, Pan J, Zhang S, Malmstrom HS, Ren YF. "Effectiveness of resin-based materials against erosive and abrasive enamel wear." Clinical oral investigations.. 2017 Jan 0; 21(1):463-468. Epub 2016 Apr 08.

2017
Ren, YF. "Oral and maxillofacial surgery residency training in the United States: what can we learn". Chinese Journal of Stomatology. 2017; 52(4): 218-222.

10/2016
Wang W, Yi X, Ren Y, Xie Q. "Effects of Adenosine Triphosphate on Proliferation and Odontoblastic Differentiation of Human Dental Pulp Cells." Journal of endodontics.. 2016 Oct 0; 42(10):1483-9. Epub 2016 Aug 26.

9/2016
Zhao, X; Ren, Y-F;. "Surface Properties and Color Stability of Resin-Infiltrated Enamel Lesions". Operative Dentistry. 2016; .

9/2016
Malmstrom H, Gupta B, Ghanem A, Cacciato R, Ren Y, Romanos GE. "Success rate of short dental implants supporting single crowns and fixed bridges." Clinical oral implants research.. 2016 Sep 0; 27(9):1093-8. Epub 2015 Sep 22.

6/2016
Zhao X, Pan J, Malmstrom HS, Ren YF. "Protective effects of resin sealant and flowable composite coatings against erosive and abrasive wear of dental hard tissues." Journal of dentistry.. 2016 Jun 0; 49:68-74. Epub 2016 Feb 02.

4/2016
Zhang S, Qiu J, Ren Y, Yu W, Zhang F, Liu X. "Reciprocal interaction between dental alloy biocorrosion and Streptococcus mutans virulent gene expression." Journal of materials science. Materials in medicine.. 2016 Apr 0; 27(4):78. Epub 2016 Feb 20.

2016
Ma L, Trinh T, Ren Y, Dirksen RT, Liu X. "Neuronal NTPDase3 Mediates Extracellular ATP Degradation in Trigeminal Nociceptive Pathway." PloS one. 2016 11(10):e0164028. Epub 2016 Oct 05.

2016
Xiao J, Moon Y, Li L, Rustchenko E, Wakabayashi H, Zhao X, Feng C, Gill SR, McLaren S, Malmstrom H, Ren Y, Quivey R, Koo H, Kopycka-Kedzierawski DT. "Candida albicans Carriage in Children with Severe Early Childhood Caries (S-ECC) and Maternal Relatedness." PloS one. 2016 11(10):e0164242. Epub 2016 Oct 14.

9/2015
Liu X, Wang C, Fujita T, Malmstrom HS, Nedergaard M, Ren YF, Dirksen RT. "External Dentin Stimulation Induces ATP Release in Human Teeth." Journal of dental research.. 2015 Sep 0; 94(9):1259-66. Epub 2015 Jun 30.

6/2015
Malmstrom HS, Xiao J, Romanos G, Ren YF. "Two-Year Success Rate of Implant-Retained Mandibular Overdentures by Novice General Dentistry Residents." The Journal of oral implantology.. 2015 Jun 0; 41(3):268-75. Epub 2013 Nov 04.

2/2015
Ning L, Malmstrom H, Ren YF. "Porous collagen-hydroxyapatite scaffolds with mesenchymal stem cells for bone regeneration." The Journal of oral implantology.. 2015 Feb 0; 41(1):45-9. Epub 2013 Apr 10.

1/2015
Zhang Z, Han Y, Song J, Luo R, Jin X, Mu D, Su S, Ji X, Ren YF, Liu H. "Interferon-? regulates the function of mesenchymal stem cells from oral lichen planus via indoleamine 2,3-dioxygenase activity." Journal of oral pathology & medicine : official publication of the International Association of Oral Pathologists and the American Academy of Oral Pathology.. 2015 Jan 0; 44(1):15-27. Epub 2014 Sep 12.

1/2015
Malmstrom H, Xiao J, Romanos GE, Ren YF. "Training needs for general dentistry residents to place and restore two-implant-retained mandibular overdentures." Journal of dental education.. 2015 Jan 0; 79(1):72-80.

2015
Rasubala, L; Ren, Y.F. "The need for competency-based training in dental urgent care". Quintessence International. 2015; 46(6): 455 - 456.

2015
Ren, Y.F. "Oral health needs, dental education and dental residency training: current status and future perspectives". Chin J Stomatol. 2015; 50(8): 457 - 461.

2015
Rasubala L, Pernapati L, Velasquez X, Burk J, Ren YF. "Impact of a Mandatory Prescription Drug Monitoring Program on Prescription of Opioid Analgesics by Dentists." PloS one. 2015 10(8):e0135957. Epub 2015 Aug 14.

4/2014
Romanos GE, Basha-Hijazi A, Gupta B, Ren YF, Malmstrom H. "Role of clinician's experience and implant design on implant stability. An ex vivo study in artificial soft bones." Clinical implant dentistry and related research.. 2014 Apr 0; 16(2):166-71. Epub 2012 Jun 21.

4/2013
Wang Q, Kang Y, Barnes V, Devizio W, Kashi A, Ren YF. "Dentin tubule occlusion and erosion protection effects of dentifrice containing bioadhesive PVM/MA copolymers." Clinical oral investigations.. 2013 Apr 0; 17(3):775-83. Epub 2012 Jun 30.

2/2013
Wang W, Xie Q, Xu T, Wang Q, Malmstrom HS, Ren YF. "Fluoride release and anti-erosive effects of dentifrices containing PVM/MA copolymers." Journal of dentistry.. 2013 Feb 0; 41(2):148-54. Epub 2012 Oct 30.

2013
Ren, Y-F. "Tooth bleaching increases dentinal protease activity". Journal of Dental Research. 2013; 92(5): 472.

2013
Royer K, Liu XJ, Zhu Q, Malmstrom H, Ren YF. "Apical and root canal space sealing abilities of resin and glass ionomer-based root canal obturation systems." The Chinese journal of dental research : the official journal of the Scientific Section of the Chinese Stomatological Association (CSA). 2013 16(1):47-53.

11/2012
Cheng T, Sun G, Huo J, He X, Wang Y, Ren YF. "Patient satisfaction and masticatory efficiency of single implant-retained mandibular overdentures using the stud and magnetic attachments." Journal of dentistry.. 2012 Nov 0; 40(11):1018-23. Epub 2012 Aug 24.

7/2012
Ren YF, Feng L, Serban D, Malmstrom HS. "Effects of common beverage colorants on color stability of dental composite resins: the utility of a thermocycling stain challenge model in vitro." Journal of dentistry.. 2012 Jul 0; 40 Suppl 1:e48-56. Epub 2012 Apr 27.

4/2012
Dong Z, Wu Y, Wang Q, Xie C, Ren Y, Clark RL. "Reinforcement of electrospun membranes using nanoscale Al2O3 whiskers for improved tissue scaffolds." Journal of biomedical materials research. Part A.. 2012 Apr 0; 100(4):903-10. Epub 2012 Jan 24.

3/2012
Liu X, Yu L, Wang Q, Pelletier J, Fausther M, Sévigny J, Malmström HS, Dirksen RT, Ren YF. "Expression of ecto-ATPase NTPDase2 in human dental pulp." Journal of dental research.. 2012 Mar 0; 91(3):261-7. Epub 2011 Dec 14.

2012
LIU, X.;YANG, L.; SHI, L; REN Y.F.; YUE, Y; JI, Y; ,WANG, Q. "Effects of mineral trioxide aggregate on the proliferation and differentiation capacity of human dental pulp stem cells". Chinese Journal of Conservative Dentistry. 2012; 22(12): 690 - 694.

10/2011
Ren YF, Liu X, Fadel N, Malmstrom H, Barnes V, Xu T. "Preventive effects of dentifrice containing 5000ppm fluoride against dental erosion in situ." Journal of dentistry.. 2011 Oct 0; 39(10):672-8. Epub 2011 Aug 02.

4/2011
Liu X, Barnes V, DeVizio W, Yang H, Malmstrom H, Ren Y. "Effects of dentin tubule occlusion by dentifrice containing a PVM/MA bioadhesive copolymer in a silica base." Journal of dentistry.. 2011 Apr 0; 39(4):293-301. Epub 2010 Nov 03.

4/2010
Arora NS, Ramanayake T, Ren YF, Romanos GE. "Platelet-rich plasma in sinus augmentation procedures: a systematic literature review: Part II." Implant dentistry.. 2010 Apr 0; 19(2):145-57.

2010
Pan, J.; Ren, Y.F. "Clinical trials on teeth whitening". Chinese Journal of Practical Stomatology. 2010; 3(9): 521-3.

2010
Shi L, Wang X, Zhao Q, Zhang Y, Zhang L, Ren Y, Chen Z. "Evaluation of packable and conventional hybrid resin composites in Class I restorations: three-year results of a randomized, double-blind and controlled clinical trial." Operative dentistry. 2010 35(1):11-9.

8/2009
Arora NS, Ramanayake T, Ren YF, Romanos GE. "Platelet-rich plasma: a literature review." Implant dentistry.. 2009 Aug 0; 18(4):303-10.

6/2009
Ren YF, Amin A, Malmstrom H. "Effects of tooth whitening and orange juice on surface properties of dental enamel." Journal of dentistry.. 2009 Jun 0; 37(6):424-31. Epub 2009 Feb 23.

6/2009
Ren YF. "[Clinical trials in dentistry in the United States]." Zhonghua kou qiang yi xue za zhi = Zhonghua kouqiang yixue zazhi = Chinese journal of stomatology.. 2009 Jun 0; 44(6):379-81.

5/2009
Ren YF. "[Clinical trials in dentistry in the United States: I]." Zhonghua kou qiang yi xue za zhi = Zhonghua kouqiang yixue zazhi = Chinese journal of stomatology.. 2009 May 0; 44(5):318-20.

3/2009
Ren YF, Zhao Q, Malmstrom H, Barnes V, Xu T. "Assessing fluoride treatment and resistance of dental enamel to soft drink erosion in vitro: applications of focus variation 3D scanning microscopy and stylus profilometry." Journal of dentistry.. 2009 Mar 0; 37(3):167-76. Epub 2009 Jan 04.

2009
Ren, YF; Zhao, QZ; Malmstrom, HS; Barnes, VM; Xu, T. "Assessing fluoride treatment and resistance of dental enamel to soft drink erosion in vitro: applications of focus variation 3D microscopy and stylus profilometry". Journal of Dentistry. 2009; 37(3): 167-176.

2009
Ren YF, Amin A, Malmstrom HS. "Effects of tooth whitening and orange juice on surface properties of dental enamel". Journal of Dentistry. 2009; 37(6): 424-431.

10/2007
Ren YF, Malmstrom HS. "Effectiveness of antibiotic prophylaxis in third molar surgery: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled clinical trials." Journal of oral and maxillofacial surgery : official journal of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons.. 2007 Oct 0; 65(10):1909-21.

7/2007
Ren YF, Cacciato R, Whelehan MT, Ning L, Malmstrom HS. "Effects of toothbrushes with tapered and cross angled soft bristle design on dental plaque and gingival inflammation: a randomized and controlled clinical trial." Journal of dentistry.. 2007 Jul 0; 35(7):614-22. Epub 2007 Jun 04.

2007
Ren, Y.F.; Malmstrom, H.S.;. "Rapid quantitative determination of C-reactive protein at chair side in dental emergency patients". Oral Surgery Oral Medicine Oral Pathology Oral Radiology & Endodontics. 2007; 104(1): 49-55.

1999
Ren, Y.F.; Malmstrom, H.S.;. "Alveolar osteitis after surgical removal of impacted mandibular third molars: risk factors and prevention". Am Dent Inst for Cont Ed. 1999; 67: 3-12.

3/1996
Tasaki MM, Westesson PL, Isberg AM, Ren YF, Tallents RH. "Classification and prevalence of temporomandibular joint disk displacement in patients and symptom-free volunteers." American journal of orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics : official publication of the American Association of Orthodontists, its constituent societies, and the American Board of Orthodontics.. 1996 Mar 0; 109(3):249-62.

1996
Ren, Y.F.; Westesson, P.L.; Isberg, A.;. "Magnetic resonance imagine of the temporomandibular joint - Value of pseudodynamic images". Oral Surgery Oral Medicine Oral Pathology Oral Radiology And Endodontics. 1996; 81(1): 110-123.

11/1995
Ren YF, Isberg A, Henningsson G. "Velopharyngeal incompetence and persistent hypernasality after adenoidectomy in children without palatal defect." The Cleft palate-craniofacial journal : official publication of the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association.. 1995 Nov 0; 32(6):476-82.

4/1995
Ren YF, Isberg A. "Tinnitus in patients with temporomandibular joint internal derangement." Cranio : the journal of craniomandibular practice.. 1995 Apr 0; 13(2):75-80.

1995
Ren, Y.F.; Isberg, A.; Westesson, P.L.;. "Condyle Position In The Temporomandibular-Joint - Comparison Between Asymptomatic Volunteers With Normal Disk Position And Patients With Disk Displacement". Oral Surgery Oral Medicine Oral Pathology Oral Radiology And Endodontics. 1995; 80(1): 101-107.

1995
Ren, Y.F.; Isberg, A.; Westesson, P.L.;. "Steepness Of The Articular Eminence In The Temporomandibular-Joint - Tomographic Comparison Between Asymptomatic Volunteers With Normal Disk Position And Patients With Disk Displacement". Oral Surgery Oral Medicine Oral Pathology Oral Radiology And Endodontics. 1995; 80(3): 258-266.

7/1994
Tanimoto K, Henningsson G, Isberg A, Ren YF. "Comparison of tongue position during speech before and after pharyngeal flap surgery in hypernasal speakers." The Cleft palate-craniofacial journal : official publication of the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association.. 1994 Jul 0; 31(4):280-6.

3/1994
Ren YF, Isberg A, Henningsson G. "The influence of pharyngeal flap on facial growth. Long-term results in the patients with isolated cleft palate." Scandinavian journal of plastic and reconstructive surgery and hand surgery / Nordisk plastikkirurgisk forening [and] Nordisk klubb for handkirurgi. 1994 Mar 0; 28(1):63-8.

1994
Ren, Y.F.;. "Aerodynamic assessment of cleft palate speech and respiration". Phoniatric and Logopedic Progress Report. 1994; 9: 41-50.

4/1993
Ren YF, Wang GH. "A modified palatopharyngeous flap operation and its application in the correction of velopharyngeal incompetence." Plastic and reconstructive surgery.. 1993 Apr 0; 91(4):612-7.

3/1993
Ren YF, Isberg A, Henningsson G. "Interactive influence of a pharyngeal flap and an adenoid on maxillofacial growth in cleft lip and palate patients." The Cleft palate-craniofacial journal : official publication of the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association.. 1993 Mar 0; 30(2):144-9.

1993
Isberg A, Ren YF, Henningsson G, McWilliam J. "Facial growth after pharyngeal flap surgery in cleft palate patients: a five-year longitudinal study." Scandinavian journal of plastic and reconstructive surgery and hand surgery / Nordisk plastikkirurgisk forening [and] Nordisk klubb for handkirurgi. 1993 27(2):119-26.

1992
Ren, Y.F.; Wang, G.H.;. "Diagnosis of velopharyngeal incompetence following cleft palate repair". Chin J Stomatol. 1992; 27: 9-11.

1992
Ren YF, Isberg A, Henningsson G, Larson O. "Tongue posture in cleft palate patients with a pharyngeal flap." Scandinavian journal of plastic and reconstructive surgery and hand surgery / Nordisk plastikkirurgisk forening [and] Nordisk klubb for handkirurgi. 1992 26(3):307-12.

5/1991
Ren YF. "The treatment of cleft palate in China." Plastic and reconstructive surgery.. 1991 May 0; 87(5):996-7.

1991
Ren, Y.F.; Wang, G.H.; Ma, L.;. "Velopharyngeal incompetence in the patients with repaired cleft palate". Chin J Stomatol. 1991; 26: 247-249.

1990
Ren, Y.F.; Wang, G.H.; Ma, L.;. "Complications of cleft palate surgery-A clinical study on 315 patients operated with three different techniques". J of Clin Stomatol. 1990; 6: 222-225.

1990
Ren, Y.F.;. "Acoustic evaluation of speech intelligibility in cleft palate patients". West Chin J of Stomatology. 1990; 4: 106-111.

1990
Ren, Y.F.; Wang, G.H.; Ma, L.;. "Analysis of the factors influencing the outcome of cleft palate repair". J of Modern Stomatol. 1990; 4: 205-208.

1987
Ren, Y.F.; Wang, G.H.;. "Presurgical orthodontic treatment of complete cleft lip and palate". Comprehen Stomatol. 1987; 4: 107-111.

Books & Chapters

2012
Chapter Title: "Comprehensive treatment planning in general dentistry"
Book Title: Dental Treatment Planning and Decision Making
Author List: Ren YF
Edited By: Ke Han, Xing Wang
Published By: PLA Health Press2012

2002
Chapter Title: Dentition and Oral Health
Book Title: Physical health of adults with intellectual disabilities
Author List: Malmstrom HS, Santos, R, Ren YF
Edited By: V. P. Prasher and M. P. Janicki
Published By: Blackwell Publishing2002 in Oxford

1995
Chapter Title: The psycho-social aspect of cleft lip and palate
Book Title: Multidisciplinary and systematic management of cleft lip and palate
Author List: Ren YF.
Edited By: Wang GH
Published By: People's Health Press1995 in Beijing

1995
Chapter Title: The parameters for clinical evaluation and management of cleft lip and palate and other craniofacial anomalies
Book Title: Multidisciplinary and systematic management of cleft lip and palate
Author List: Ren YF
Edited By: Wang GH
Published By: People's Health Press1995 in Beijing

1995
Chapter Title: Oto-rhino-laryngeal disorders related to cleft lip and palate
Book Title: Multidisciplinary and systematic management of cleft lip and palate
Author List: Ren YF
Edited By: Wang GH
Published By: People's Health Press1995 in Beijing

1995
Chapter Title: The principle and procedures of multidisciplinary management of cleft lip and palate
Book Title: Multidisciplinary and systematic management of cleft lip and palate
Author List: Wang GH, Ren YF.
Edited By: Wang GH
Published By: People's Health Press1995 in Beijing

1995
Chapter Title: Surgical repair of secondary cleft palate deformities
Book Title: Multidisciplinary and systematic management of cleft lip and palate
Author List: Wang GH, Ren YF.
Edited By: Wang GH
Published By: People's Health Press1995 in Beijing

1995
Chapter Title: Classification and genetics of cleft lip and palate
Book Title: Multidisciplinary and systematic management of cleft lip and palate
Author List: Ren YF
Edited By: Wang GH
Published By: People's Health Press1995 in Beijing

1991
Chapter Title: Congenital anomalies and developmental deformities in maxillofacial region
Book Title: Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Author List: Ren YF
Edited By: Ma DQ, Huang MX
Published By: Chinese Medical Association1991