Nélio Jorge Veiga

Assistant Professor
  • Degree in Dental Medicine by the Universidade Católica Portuguesa, in 2006. In 2010, obtained a Master's degree in Dental Medicine by the Universidade Católica Portuguesa.
  • In 2010, completed the Master’s degree in public health at the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Porto.
  • In 2015, completed the PhD degree in Biomedicine from the Faculty of Health Sciences of the University of Beira Interior.
  • Assistant professor in the Integrated Master course in Dental Medicine and in the Degree in Biomedical Sciences at the Faculty of Dental Medicine of the Universidade Católica Portuguesa.
  • Researcher at the Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Health (CIIS) at the Universidade Católica Portuguesa and responsible for the Laboratory 4 All Lab belonging to the research platform for oral health, ProHealth.
  • Clinical director of the University Dental Clinic of the Universidade Católica Portuguesa since 2015 and coordinator of the Integrated Master course in Dental Medicine at the Faculty of Dentistry of the Universidade Católica Portuguesa since 2018.
  • Responsible for the Community Oral Health knowledge field at the Faculty of Dental Medicine of the Universidade Católica Portuguesa, having developed research in the areas of public oral health, with 100 presentations / conferences and publications in the form of abstract in national and international congresses and more than 50 published scientific articles.
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A comparative study of oral health behaviors and self-perception in adult populations with and without intellectual disabilities,Estudo comparativo de comportamentos e autoperceção em saúde oral de populações adultas com e sem deficiência intel...

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Martins, I.). 2020. Revista Portuguesa de Estomatologia, Medicina Dentaria e Cirurgia Maxilofacial
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Antibacterial effect of silver diamine fluoride incorporated in fissure sealants

Nélio Jorge Veiga 2017. International Journal of Medical, Health, Biomedical, Bioengineering and Pharmaceutical Engineering
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Assessment of Oral Health Care among the Institutionalized Elderly Caregivers

Patrícia Sofia Soares Couto, Rita Bornes & Nélio Jorge Veiga (with M, Tavares). 2019. International Journal of Dentistry and Oral Health
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Association between oral microflora and oral health and socio-demographic variables among adolescents

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Veiga, N.). 2015. Eur J Epidemiol.
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Automedicação na comunidade: um problema de saúde pública

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Amaral, Odete). 2019. International Journal of Developmental and Educational Psychology. Revista INFAD de Psicología.
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Bruxism – Literature review

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Nélio Veiga). 2015. International Journal of Dentistry and Oral Health
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Caracterização da saúde oral e avaliação da reabilitação protética numa amostra de idosos institucionalizados.

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Cunha, J). 2016. JADA
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Comportamentos de saúde oral em adolescentes portugueses.

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Pereira, C.). 2013. Rev Port Saude Publica.
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COVID-19 Management in Clinical Dental Care Part III: Patients and the Dental Office

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Melo, P.). 2021. International Dental Journal
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Dental anxiety – The importance of its management in dental appointments and the influence on children´s oral health.

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Montagna, D). 2014. Aten Primaria
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Dental anxiety – The importance of its management in dental appointments and the influence on children´s oral health.

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Montagna, D). 2014. Aten Primaria
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Dental Caries and Oral Health Behavior Assessment Among Portuguese Adolescents

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Nélio Jorge Veiga). 2019.
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Dental caries and oral health behavior assessments among Portuguese adolescents,Caries dental y evaluaciones del comportamiento de salud bucal en adolescentes Portugueses

Maria José Serol de Brito Correia & Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Veiga, N.J.). 2020. Journal of Oral Research
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Dental caries and oral health behaviours in a portuguese sample of adolescents.

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Pereira, C.). 2013. Am J Epidemiol.
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Dental caries in a portuguese sample of schoolchildren.

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Veiga, N.). 2011. J Epidemiol Comm Health.
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Dental caries risk assessment in a portuguese sample of 6-year-old schoolchildren.

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Gonçalves, J). 2014. Aten Primaria
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Dental Caries: A Review

Nélio Jorge Veiga 2016. J Dent Oral Health
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Dental Injuries in a Sample of Portuguese Militaries - A Preliminary Research

André Ricardo Maia Correia & Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Azevedo, L). 2018. MILITARY MEDICINE
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Depressive sympthomatology and alcohol consumption in adolescents: a school-based study

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Determinants of dental visit in portuguese adolescents.

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Pereira, C.). 2006. Am J Epidemiol.
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Determinants of gastric and oral Helicobacter pylori in a sample of Portuguese adolescents

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Pereira, C.). 2015. Helicobacter
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Determinants of gingival recessions in Portuguese adults

Nélio Jorge Veiga 2016. Rev Odonto Ciencia
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Determinants of gingival recessions in Portuguese adults

Nuno Bernardo Malta dos Santos, Tiago Miguel Santos Marques & Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Lapa, J.). 2016. Revista Odonto Ciencia
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Determinants of insomnia in a sample of portuguese teachers.

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Pereira, C.). 2012. Eur J Epidemiol.
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Determinants of quality-of-life among a Portuguese sample of adolescents.

Nélio Jorge Veiga 2013. Eur J Epidemiol.
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Determinants of quality-of-life in a sample of portuguese teachers.

Nélio Jorge Veiga 2012. Eur J Epidemiol.
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Determinants of violence against portuguese pregnant women.

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Pereira, C.). 2010. Am J Epidemiol.
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Diabetes Mellitus and Periodontal Disease.

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DMFT and oral health behaviours assessment in a sample of adolescents of Mangualde,Determinação do CPOD e comportamentos de saúde oral numa amostra de adolescentes do concelho de Mangualde

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Barata, C.). 2013. Revista Portuguesa de Estomatologia, Medicina Dentaria e Cirurgia Maxilofacial
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Doença crónica e qualidade de vida em utentes dos cuidados de saúde primários em Portugal

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Amaral, O.). 2015. Gac Sanit.
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Edentulism and the need of oral rehabilitation among institucionalized elderly

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Educação para a Saúde Baseada em Evidências.

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Pereira, C.). 2014. Rev Millenium
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Eficácia da Promoção da Saúde Oral no Controle do Biofilme Oral.

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Veiga, N.). 2014. Rev Bras Promoç Saúde.
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Embedding environmental sustainability within the modern dental curriculum— Exploring current practice and developing a shared understanding

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Duane, B.). 2021. European Journal of Dental Education
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Epidemiology of periodontal disease among the elderly

Nélio Jorge Veiga 2017. J Oral Biol.
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Evaluation of clinical performance when intrauterine devices are inserted by different categories of healthcare professional

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Laporte, M.). 2021. International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics
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Fissure Sealants: A Review of their Importance in Preventive Dentistry.

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Veiga, N.). 2014. Oral Health Dent Manag.
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Gender and age differences in the sleep habits: a cross-sectional study in adolescents.

Nélio Jorge Veiga 2016. Aten Primaria
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Hábitos alimentares, actividade física e comportamentos sedentários em crianças portuguesas

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Loureiro, R). 2015. Gac Sanit.
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Health determinants among a sample of Portuguese children

Nélio Jorge Veiga 2016. Millenium
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Health determinants and sócio-demographic aspects among a sample of Portuguese children

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Helicobacter pylori infection in a community sample of Portuguese adults

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I-40. Saúde oral e reabilitação protética numa amostra de idosos institucionalizados

André Ricardo Maia Correia & Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Joana Cunha). 2013. Revista Portuguesa de Estomatologia, Medicina Dentária e Cirurgia Maxilofacial
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I-6. DETERMINAÇÃO DO INDICE CPOD NUMA AMOSTRA DE CRIANÇAS DOS JARDINS-DE-INFÂNCIA DE MANGUALDE

Filipe Miguel Soares Framegas de Araújo & Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Tânia Ângelo). 2012. Revista Portuguesa de Estomatologia, Medicina Dentária e Cirurgia Maxilofacial
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Illegal stay and prenatal care in immigrant pregnant women living in Portugal.

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Coutinho, E). 2011. J Epidemiol Comm Health.
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Is the immigrant condition associated with low birth weight?

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Pereira, C.). 2011. Eur J Public Health.
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Lifestyles in students of a professional school of Viseu.

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Amaral, O.). 2014. Aten Primaria.
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Living Conditions and Helicobacter pylori in Adults

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Odete Amaral). 2017. BioMed Research International
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Maternal health factors and lifestyles among a sample of Portuguese children

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Obesity and depressive symptoms in adolescents.

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Amaral, O.). 2006. Am J Epidemiol.
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Obesity and quality of life in adolescents.

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Veiga, N.). 2006. Am J Epidemiol.
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Obesity and sleep in the adult population – a systematic review

Nélio Jorge Veiga 2016. BMC Health Services Research
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Oral and gastric Helicobacter pylori: effects and associations

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Veiga N). 2015. PLoS ONE
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Oral and Gastric Helicobacter Pylori: effects and associations

Nélio Jorge Veiga 2015. Eur J Epidemiol.
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Oral health among Portuguese children and adolescents: a public health issue

Nélio Jorge Veiga 2016. BMC Health Services Research
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Oral Health and Physical and Mental Limitations among the Elderly

Nélio Jorge Veiga 2016. Int J Dent Oral Health
Opinion Article

Oral Health and Rehabilitation among the Institutionalized Elderly

Nélio Jorge Veiga 2017. EJSBS
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Oral Health and Rehabilitation Among the Institutionalized Elderly

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Nélio Veiga). 2017. The European Journal of Social & Behavioural Sciences
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Oral Health and Rehabilitation among the Institutionalized Elderly.

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Oral health assessment among a sample of children and adolescents

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Oral health assessment in a sample of portuguese patients.

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Costa, R). 2012. Eur J Epidemiol.
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Oral health attitudes and behaviours among Portuguese dental students.

Nélio Jorge Veiga 2016. Aten Primaria.
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Oral health attitudes and behaviours among Portuguese dental studentsportu

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Oral health behaviors and dental caries in a sample of Portuguese militaries

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Azevedo, L.). 2018. Revista Portuguesa de Estomatologia, Medicina Dentaria e Cirurgia Maxilofacial
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Oral health behaviors and dental caries in a sample of portuguese militaries

André Ricardo Maia Correia & Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Azevedo, L). 2018. REVISTA PORTUGUESA DE ESTOMATOLOGIA MEDICINA DENTARIA E CIRURGIA MAXILOFACIAL
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Oral health behaviors, dental injuries and mouthguard awareness among a sample of Portuguese athletes: A cross sectional study,Comportamientos de salud bucal, lesiones dentales y conciencia del uso de protectores bucales entre una muestra de atletas ...

André Ricardo Maia Correia & Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Azevedo, L.). 2019. Journal of Oral Research
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ORAL HEALTH BEHAVIOUR PERCEPTION SCALE APPLIED AMONG A SAMPLE OF PORTUGUESE ADOLESCENTS

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Nélio Jorge Veiga). 2019.
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Oral health behaviour perception scale applied among a sample of Portuguese adolescents,Escala de percepción del comportamiento de salud bucal aplicada en una muestra de adolescentes Portugueses

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Amaral, O.). 2021. Journal of Oral Research
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Oral health behaviours and nutritional habits associated with physical activity

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Oral health behaviours in a sample of portuguese adolescents: an educational issue.

Nélio Jorge Veiga 2014. Health
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Oral health behaviours in Portuguese adolescents,Comportamentos de saúde oral em adolescentes portugueses

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Pereira, C.). 2013. Revista Portuguesa de Saude Publica
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Oral Health Education: community and individual levels of intervention

Nélio Jorge Veiga 2015. Oral Health Dent Manag.
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Oral Health Education: Community and individual levels of intervention.

Nélio Jorge Veiga 2014. Aten Primaria
Book Chapter

Oral Health Education: Risk Factors and Prevention of Oral Diseases

Nélio Jorge Veiga 2015. Oral Health Education: Risk Factors and PrevePrivate and Public Schools. International Perspectives, Management and Educational Efficiency.
Book Chapter

Oral Health Education: Risk Factors and Prevention of Oral Diseases

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Veiga, Nélio Jorge). 2015. Private and Public Schools. International Perspectives, Management and Educational Efficiency
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Oral health education: Risk factors and prevention of oral diseases

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Veiga, N.). 2015. Private and Public Schools: International Perspectives, Management and Educational Efficiency
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Oral Health Promotion in the Control of Bacterial Dental Plaque.

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Veiga, N.). 2012. Journal Dental Research.
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Oral lesions associated with removable prosthesis among elderly patient´s.

André Ricardo Maia Correia & Nélio Jorge Veiga 2016. Int J Dent Oral Health
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Oral microflora and dental caries development among Portuguese children

Nélio Jorge Veiga, Marlene Maria Tourais de Barros & Nuno Ricardo das Neves Rosa (with Sara Sousa). 2016. International Dental Journal
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Oral microflora and oral diseases in a sample of portuguese children.

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Gomes, V). 2014. Aten Primaria.
Opinion Article

Oral microflora and the risk of dental caries in Portuguese children

Nélio Jorge Veiga 2017. World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology Conference Proceedings
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Overweight and health-related quality of life in portuguese adolescents.

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Amaral, O.). 2005. Eur J Public Health.
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Overweight and obesity in adolescents – analysis of associated factors

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Perception of oral health behaviours among a sample of Portuguese adolescents

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Prenatal care in immigrants and portuguese pregnant women.

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Pereira, C.). 2010. Am J Epidemiol.
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Prevalence and determinants of dental caries in a sample of schoolchildren of Sátão, Portugal

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Veiga, N.). 2014. Revista Portuguesa de Estomatologia, Medicina Dentaria e Cirurgia Maxilofacial
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Prevalence and determinants of dental caries in a sample of schoolchildren of Sátao, Portugal.

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Veiga, N.). 2014. Rev Port Estomatol Med Dent Cir Maxilo Fac.
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Prevalence and determinants of Helicobacter pylori infection in a sample of portuguese adults.

Nélio Jorge Veiga 2016. Helicobacter
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Prevalence and determinants of insomnia in a Portuguese sample of adolescentes.

Nélio Jorge Veiga 2013. Euro J Public Health.
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Prevalence and determinants of insomnia symptoms among schoolteachers

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Pereira, C.). 2014. Atencion Primaria
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Prevalence and determinants of insomnia symptoms among schoolteachers.

Nélio Jorge Veiga 2014. Aten Primaria.
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Prevalence and determinants of overweight and obesity in a Portuguese sample of adolescents

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Prevalence and determinants of overweight and obesity in a sample of portuguese children.

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Loureiro, R). 2014. Aten Primaria.
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Prevalence and localization of gingival recessions in a sample of Portuguese adults.

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Lapa, J). 2014. Int J Scientific Research.
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Prevalence and localization of gingival recessions in a sample of Portuguese adults. I

Nélio Jorge Veiga 2014. Int J Scientific Research.
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Prevalence and social determinants of breastfeeding.

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Pereira, C.). 2004. J Epidemiol Comm Health.
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Prevalence of abnormal eating behaviours in adolescents.

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Pereira, C.). 2004. J Epidemiol Comm Health.
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Prevalence of alcohol consumption in adolescents

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Prevalence of dental caries and fissure sealants in a portuguese sample of adolescents

Nélio Jorge Veiga 2015. PLoS ONE
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Prevalence of dental caries and fissure sealants in a portuguese sample of adolescents.

Nélio Jorge Veiga 2014. Aten Primaria
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Prevalence of dental caries and fluorosis among a sample of adolescents living in a fluoridated and a non-fluoridated water region.

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Veiga, N.). 2013. Eur J Epidemiol.
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Prevalence of dental caries and oral health behaviors among portuguese sample of children and adolescentes.

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Veiga, N.). 2013. Aten Primaria.
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Prevalence of depressive symptoms among a Portuguese Sample of Adolescents.

Nélio Jorge Veiga 2013. Aten Primaria.
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Prevalence of depressive symptoms among elementary teachers.

Nélio Jorge Veiga 2012. Eur J Public Health.
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Prevalence of diabetes in portuguese adolescents.

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Pereira, C.). 2006. Am J Epidemiol.
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Prevalence of disease previous and during pregnancy versus prenatal monitoring in portuguese and immigrant women.

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Coutinho, E). 2012. Eur J Public Health.
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Prevalence of fissure sealants in a portuguese sample adolescents.

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Veiga, N.). 2013. Am J Epidemiol.
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Prevalence of functional dyspepsia in a community sample of Portuguese adults

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Prevalence of gingival recessions and determinants in a Portuguese sample of patients.

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Lapa, J). 2013. Euro J Public Health.
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Prevalence of H. Pylori infection in a portuguese sample of adolescents.

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Pereira, C.). 2013. Am J Epidemiol.
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Prevalence of insomnia among Portuguese adolescents.

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Amaral, O.). 2010. Eur J Public Health.
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Prevalence of insomnia in portuguese prison guards.

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Amaral, O.). 2010. Am J Epidemiol.
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Prevalence of oral diseases and primary prevention in portuguese adolescents

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Veiga, N.). 2015. Gac Sanit.
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Prevalence of oral health behaviours among a portuguese sample of adolescentes.

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Veiga, N.). 2013. Aten Primaria.
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Prevalence of oral hygiene habits and dental appointments among a portuguese sample of adolescents.

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Veiga, N.). 2014. Euro J Public Health.
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Prevalence of overweight and obesity in a portuguese sample of adolescents.

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Veiga, N.). 2005. Eur J Public Health.
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Prevalência de disfunção eréctil numa amostra de professores portugueses.

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Pereira, C.). 2013. Gac Sanit.
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Problemas experienciados pelo cuidador informal de pessoa idosa em situação de dependência

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Maria Odete Pereira Amaral). 2020. Arquivos de Ciências da Saúde
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Quality of life, sleepiness and depressive symptoms in adolescents with insomnia: a cross-sectional study

Nélio Jorge Veiga 2016. Aten Primaria
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Quality of life, sleepiness and depressive symptoms in adolescents with insomnia: a cross-sectional study

Nélio Jorge Veiga 2017. Aten Primaria
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Quality of life, sleepiness and depressive symptoms in adolescents with insomnia: A cross-sectional study,Calidad de vida, somnolencia y sintomatología depresiva en adolescentes con insomnio: un estudio transversal

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Amaral, M.O.P.). 2017. Atencion Primaria
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Respiratory function in healthy first-degree relatives of asthmatic adolescents

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Pereira, C.). 2013.
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Respiratory function in healthy first-degree relatives of asthmatic adolescents.

Nélio Jorge Veiga 2014. BAG - Journal of Basic and Applied Genetics
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Review on polypharmacy and oral health among the elderly

Nélio Jorge Veiga 2016. J Med Biol Sci Res.
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Risk behaviors among a Portuguese sample of adolescents.

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Pereira, C.). 2013. Aten Primaria.
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Risk factors for depression in a community sample of Portuguese adolescents.

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Veiga, N.). 2008. Eur J Public Health.
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rOral: Use of a Teledentistry System for Remote Images Assessment in Oral Health Education Workflows

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Sebastião, R.). 2020. IFMBE Proceedings
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Self-perceived oral health assessement of institutionalized elderly of Viseu

Patrícia Sofia Soares Couto & Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Veiga, Nélio Jorge). 2019. J Pub Health Catalog
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Sleep deprivation and obesity among portuguese adolescentes: a school-based cross-sectional study

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Amaral, O.). 2015. Gac Sanit.
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Sleep patterns and insomnia among portuguese adolescentes: a cross-sectional study.

Nélio Jorge Veiga 2014. Aten Primaria.
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Sleep patterns and insomnia among portuguese adolescents: A cross-sectional study

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Amaral, O.). 2014. Atencion Primaria
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Sleep problems among Portuguese adolescents: a public health issue

Nélio Jorge Veiga 2016. BMC Health Services Research
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Socio-demographic determinants of dental appointments in Portuguese adolescents.

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Veiga, N.). 2010. Eur J Public Health.
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Temporomandibular Dysfunction and Sleep Quality- Pilot Study

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Ribeiro, O.). 2012. Journal Dental Reseach.
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The Importance of Epidemiology in Dental Medicine

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Veiga, N.). 2015. J Dent Oral Health.
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The Influence of Chronic Diseases in the Oral Health of the Elderly.

Nélio Jorge Veiga 2016. J Dent Oral Health
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The influence of parents´ educational level in children´s oral health behavior

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Arderius, A). 2015. Public Health Res.
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The influence of parents´ educational level in children´s oral health behaviors.

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Arderius, A). 2014. Aten Primaria
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The role of parents in supervising oral hygiene habits of their children

Nélio Jorge Veiga 2015. Aten Primaria
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Therapeutic adherence in a sample of adults with chronic disease.

Nélio Jorge Veiga (with Amaral, O.). 2013. Eur J Epidemiol.
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Validation of the Portuguese Rome III Questionnaire for diagnosis of functional dyspepsia in adults.

Nélio Jorge Veiga 2016. Millenium