Patrícia Nunes Correia

Assistant Invited Professor

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Patrícia Correia, invited assistant professor of Paediatric Dentistry, graduated at the Dental Medicine Faculty of the University of Porto, obtained her PhD in Dentistry, from King´s College London, University of London, entitled "The Influence of Inflammation on Salivary Function”. As a NIHR (National Institute for Health Research) Academic Clinical Lecturer in Paediatric Dentistry, obtained a dental specialty degree, MPaed Dent, in Paediatric Dentistry (Tri-Collegiate examination) and with affiliation to the Royal College of Surgeons and Physicians of Glasgow.
Active memberships of several professional societies in dentistry, both nationally and internationally: namely the Sociedade  Portuguesa de Estomatologia e Medicina Dentária, the Sociedade Portuguesa de Odontopediatria, the European Academy of Paediatric Dentistry, the British Society of Paediatric Dentistry and the International Association of Paediatric Dentistry.
Special research interests: early childhood caries, oral health literacy, dental trauma, oral manifestations of cancer treatment in children, particularly oral mucositis, dental anomalies, specifically enamel anomalies and cleft lip and palate. Principal investigator of the research project “Perceber para Prevenir a Mucosite Oral em Crianças com Doença Oncológica”, at the Instituto Português de Oncologia do Porto Francisco Gentil, prize recipient (Prémio) Rui Osório de Castro – Millenium BCP from the Fundação Rui Osório de Castro.

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Acute salivary gland hypofunction in the duct ligation model in the absence of inflammation.

Patrícia Nunes Correia 2008. Oral diseases
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An unusual case of a talon cusp on fused primary teeth

Patrícia Nunes Correia (with Romanos, Helena Freire). 2020.
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Assessment of an oral health education programme (OHEP) for pregnant women attending at St.Thomas’ Hospital

Patrícia Nunes Correia 2015. International Journal of Paediatric Dentistry
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Avaliação dos polimorfismos genéticos em relação à mucosite induzida por tratamento anti-neoplásico

Patrícia Nunes Correia (with Gonçalves, Carla Conceição Fernandes Costa). 2020.
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Conhecimento dos meios de prevenção da cárie dentária por parte dos pais dos utentes pediátricos

Patrícia Nunes Correia (with Grão, Rita Pimenta Martinho). 2019.
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Conhecimento dos meios de prevenção da cárie dentária por parte dos pais dos utentes pediátricos

Patrícia Nunes Correia (with Barbosa, Cátia Sofia Neves). 2020.
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Impacto da saúde oral na qualidade de vida da criança : perceção parental

Patrícia Nunes Correia (with Peres, Vanessa Pedrosa). 2019.
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Inducible nitric oxide synthase increases secretion from inflamed salivary glands.

Patrícia Nunes Correia 2010. Rheumatology (Oxford, England)
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Management of persistent gingival enlargement in a child

Patrícia Nunes Correia 2015. International Journal of Paediatric Dentistry
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Oral health knowledge amongst pregnant women

Patrícia Nunes Correia 2014. International Journal of Paediatric Dentistry
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Protocolos clínicos de promoção de saúde oral dos doentes pediátricos do Instituto Português de Oncologia do Porto

Patrícia Nunes Correia (with Pinto, Thatianna Gomes Martins). 2019.
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Rat salivary gland ligation causes reversible secretory hypofunction

Patrícia Nunes Correia (with Carpenter, G.H.). 2007. Acta Physiologica
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Safety of paediatric dental sedation at King’s College Hospital

Patrícia Nunes Correia 2016. International Journal of Paediatric Dentistry
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Traumatismos dentários em crianças

Patrícia Nunes Correia & Anna Carolina Volpi Melo de Moura (with Almeida, Erika Albuquerque de). 2020.
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What do expectant mothers need to know about oral health? A cohort study from a London maternity unit