Dr Georgios Tsakos

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Name: Georgios Tsakos Email: g.tsakos@ucl.ac.uk
Title: Dr Tel: 0044 207 6795614
Department: Epidemiology & Public Health Fax: 0044 207 8130280
Position: HEFCE Senior Clinical Lecturer / Honorary Consultant in Dental Public Health Address: 1-19 Torrington Place, London, London, WC1E 6BT
Research Domain: Ageing, Populations & Lifelong Health Web Page: Personal Web Page

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Research Description

My research activity has been developed around three major themes: 1) on the development and evaluation of measures of oral health-related quality of life, and research on their use for needs assessment and planning services, 2) on social determinants of oral health and the relationship between oral and general health, 3) on the effect of oral health on diet and nutrition.

Research Activities

Determinants of oral diseases

Impact of oral health on general health & wellbeing, evidence-based healthcare and research synthesi

diet and nutrition

health inequalities

quality of life

social gradient

Education Description

I teach Epidemiology, Critical Reading and Planning on the UCL MSc in Dental Public Health course, as well as Statistics on both the UCL MSc in Dental Public Health and MSc in Social Epidemiology courses. I also teach on the postgraduate course in Public Health and Health Service Management, organised by the University of Crete Medical School, in Greece.

UCL Collaborators

Prof Ian Needleman; Prof Susan Cunningham; Prof Aubrey Sheiham; Prof Nikolaos Donos; Prof Richard Watt

External Collaborators

Publications

    2014

    • Alkarimi HA, Watt RG, Pikhart H, Sheiham A, Tsakos G (2014). Dental Caries and Growth in School-Age Children.. Pediatrics, , - . doi:10.1542/peds.2013-0846
    • Alzahrani SG, Watt RG, Sheiham A, Aresu M, Tsakos G (2014). Patterns of clustering of six health-compromising behaviours in Saudi adolescents.. BMC Public Health, 14(1), 1215 - . doi:10.1186/1471-2458-14-1215
    • Listl S, Watt RG, Tsakos G (2014). Early Life Conditions, Adverse Life Events, and Chewing Ability at Middle and Later Adulthood.. Am J Public Health, , - . doi:10.2105/AJPH.2014.301918
    • Barrios R, Tsakos G, García-Medina B, Martínez-Lara I, Bravo M (2014). Oral health-related quality of life and malnutrition in patients treated for oral cancer.. Support Care Cancer, , - . doi:10.1007/s00520-014-2281-5
    • Watt RG, Heilmann A, Sabbah W, Newton T, Chandola T, Aida J, Sheiham A, Marmot M, Kawachi I, Tsakos G (2014). Social relationships and health related behaviors among older US adults. BMC Public Health, 14, 533 - . doi:10.1186/1471-2458-14-533
    • Guarnizo-Herreño CC, Watt RG, Pikhart H, Sheiham A, Tsakos G (2014). Inequalities in oral impacts and welfare regimes: Analysis of 21 European countries. Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology, , - . doi:10.1111/cdoe.12119
    • Abanto J, Tsakos G, Paiva SM, Carvalho TS, Raggio DP, Bönecker M (2014). Impact of dental caries and trauma on quality of life among 5- to 6-year-old children: perceptions of parents and children.. Community Dent Oral Epidemiol, , - . doi:10.1111/cdoe.12099
    • Ab-Murat N, Sheiham A, Tsakos G, Watt R (2014). Periodontal treatment needs and workforce requirements: comparisons between the normative and sociodental approaches using different skill mix models.. Community Dent Oral Epidemiol, , - . doi:10.1111/cdoe.12125
    • Steele J, Shen J, Tsakos G, Fuller E, Morris S, Watt R, Guarnizo-Herreño C, Wildman J (2014). The Interplay between Socioeconomic Inequalities and Clinical Oral Health.. J Dent Res, , - . doi:10.1177/0022034514553978
    • Roncalli AG, Tsakos G, Sheiham A, de Souza GC, Watt RG (2014). Social determinants of dental treatment needs in Brazilian adults.. BMC Public Health, 14(1), 1097 - . doi:10.1186/1471-2458-14-1097
    • Alzahrani S, Tsakos G (2014). The Determinants of Oral Health-Related Behaviours; Clustering of Behaviours. In Sheiham A, Moyses SJ, Watt RG, Bonecker M (Ed.), Promoting the Oral Health of Children; Theory and Practice (pp. 103 - 118). : Quintessence.
    • AlJameel AH, Watt RG, Brunner EJ, Tsakos G (2014). Earlier depression and later-life self-reported chewing difficulties: results from the Whitehall II study.. J Oral Rehabil, , - . doi:10.1111/joor.12232
    • Guarnizo-Herreño CC, Watt RG, Fuller E, Steele JG, Shen J, Morris S, Wildman J, Tsakos G (2014). Socioeconomic position and subjective oral health: findings for the adult population in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.. BMC Public Health, 14, 827 - . doi:10.1186/1471-2458-14-827

    2013

    • Singh A, Rouxel P, Watt RG, Tsakos G (2013). Social inequalities in clustering of oral health related behaviors in a national sample of British adults.. Prev Med, 57(2), 102 - 106. doi:10.1016/j.ypmed.2013.04.018
    • Guarnizo-Herreño CC, Tsakos G, Sheiham A, Watt RG (2013). Oral health and welfare state regimes: a cross-national analysis of European countries.. Eur J Oral Sci, 121(3 Pt 1), 169 - 175. doi:10.1111/eos.12049
    • Rouxel P, Duijster D, Tsakos G, Watt RG (2013). Oral health of female prisoners in HMP Holloway: implications for oral health promotion in UK prisons.. Br Dent J, 214(12), 627 - 632. doi:10.1038/sj.bdj.2013.581
    • Ntouva A, Tsakos G, Watt RG (2013). Sugars consumption in a low-income sample of British young people and adults.. Br Dent J, 215(1), E2 - . doi:10.1038/sj.bdj.2013.655
    • Murphy M, Porter J, Yusuf H, Ntouva A, Newton T, Kolliakou A, Crawley H, Tsakos G, Pikhart H, Watt RG (2013). Considerations and lessons learned from designing a motivational interviewing obesity intervention for young people attending dental practices: A study protocol paper.. Contemp Clin Trials, , - . doi:10.1016/j.cct.2013.06.016
    • Guarnizo-Herreño CC, Watt RG, Pikhart H, Sheiham A, Tsakos G (2013). Socioeconomic inequalities in oral health in different European welfare state regimes.. J Epidemiol Community Health, , - . doi:10.1136/jech-2013-202714
    • Tsakos G, Allen PF, Steele JG (2013). What has oral health related quality of life ever done for us?. Community Dental Health, 30(2), 66 - 67.
    • Ntouva A, Tsakos G, Watt RG (2013). Summary of: Sugars consumption in a low-income sample of British young people and adults. doi:10.1038/sj.bdj.2013.656
    • Naidoo S, Sheiham A, Tsakos G (2013). The relation between oral impacts on daily performances and perceived clinical oral conditions in primary school children in the Ugu District, Kwazulu Natal, South Africa.. SADJ, 68(5), 214 - 218.
    • Abanto J, Tsakos G, Ardenghi TM, Paiva SM, Raggio DP, Sheiham A, Bönecker M (2013). Responsiveness to change for the Brazilian Scale of Oral Health Outcomes for 5-year-old children (SOHO-5). Health and Quality of Life Outcomes, , 137 - 137. doi:10.1186/1477-7525-11-137
    • Matsuyama Y, Aida J, Takeuchi K, Tsakos G, Watt RG, Kondo K, Osaka K (2013). Inequalities of dental prosthesis use under universal healthcare insurance.. Community Dent Oral Epidemiol, , - . doi:10.1111/cdoe.12074
    • Abanto J, Tsakos G, Paiva SM, Raggio DP, Celiberti P, Bönecker M (2013). Agreement between children aged 5-6 years and their mothers in rating child oral health-related quality of life.. Int J Paediatr Dent, , - . doi:10.1111/ipd.12081
    • Rodriguez JM, Kalsi HJ, Khan MA, Bomfim DI, Tsakos G, McDonald A (2013). Personality, wellbeing, and quality of life in patients with tooth wear.
    • Abegg C, Fontanive VN, Tsakos G, Davoglio RS, de Oliveira MM (2013). Adapting and testing the oral impacts on daily performances among adults and elderly in Brazil.. Gerodontology, , - . doi:10.1111/ger.12051
    • Fontanive V, Abegg C, Tsakos G, Oliveira M (2013). The association between clinical oral health and general quality of life: a population-based study of individuals aged 50-74 in Southern Brazil.. Community Dent Oral Epidemiol, 41(2), 154 - 162. doi:10.1111/j.1600-0528.2012.00742.x
    • Tsakos G, Sabbah W, Chandola T, Newton T, Kawachi I, Aida J, Sheiham A, Marmot MG, Watt RG (2013). Social relationships and oral health among adults aged 60 years or older.. Psychosom Med, 75(2), 178 - 186. doi:10.1097/PSY.0b013e31827d221b
    • Abanto J, Tsakos G, Paiva SM, Goursand D, Raggio DP, Bönecker M (2013). Cross-cultural adaptation and psychometric properties of the Brazilian version of the scale of oral health outcomes for 5-year-old children (SOHO-5).. Health Qual Life Outcomes, 11, 16 - . doi:10.1186/1477-7525-11-16
    • Tsakos G, Quiñonez C (2013). A sober look at the links between oral and general health.. J Epidemiol Community Health, 67(5), 381 - 382. doi:10.1136/jech-2013-202481

    2012

    • Erić J, Stančić I, Tihaček-Šojić L, Kulić L, Popovac A, Tsakos G (2012). Prevalence, severity, and clinical determinants of oral impacts in older people in Bosnia and Herzegovina.. Eur J Oral Sci, 120(5), 438 - 443. doi:10.1111/j.1600-0722.2012.00994.x
    • Krisdapong S, Sheiham A, Tsakos G (2012). Impacts of recurrent aphthous stomatitis on quality of life of 12- and 15-year-old Thai children.. Qual Life Res, 21(1), 71 - 76. doi:10.1007/s11136-011-9925-4
    • White DA, Tsakos G, Pitts NB, Fuller E, Douglas GV, Murray JJ, Steele JG (2012). Adult Dental Health Survey 2009: common oral health conditions and their impact on the population.. Br Dent J, 213(11), 567 - 572. doi:10.1038/sj.bdj.2012.1088
    • Bernabé E, Watt RG, Sheiham A, Suominen AL, Vehkalahti MM, Nordblad A, Uutela A, Kivimäki M, Tsakos G (2012). Childhood socioeconomic position, adult sense of coherence and tooth retention.. Community Dent Oral Epidemiol, 40(1), 46 - 52. doi:10.1111/j.1600-0528.2011.00633.x
    • Tsakos G, Allen PF, Steele JG, Locker D (2012). Interpreting oral health-related quality of life data.. Community Dent Oral Epidemiol, 40(3), 193 - 200. doi:10.1111/j.1600-0528.2011.00651.x
    • Erić J, Stančić I, Sojić LT, Jelenković Popovac A, Tsakos G (2012). Validity and reliability of the Oral Impacts on Daily Performance (OIDP) scale in the elderly population of Bosnia and Herzegovina.. Gerodontology, 29(2), e902 - e908. doi:10.1111/j.1741-2358.2011.00584.x
    • Aida J, Kondo K, Hirai H, Nakade M, Yamamoto T, Hanibuchi T, Osaka K, Sheiham A, Tsakos G, Watt RG (2012). Association between dental status and incident disability in an older Japanese population.. J Am Geriatr Soc, 60(2), 338 - 343. doi:10.1111/j.1532-5415.2011.03791.x
    • Watt RG, Tsakos G, de Oliveira C, Hamer M (2012). Tooth loss and cardiovascular disease mortality risk--results from the Scottish Health Survey.. PLoS One, 7(2), e30797 - . doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0030797
    • Tsakos G, Blair YI, Yusuf H, Wright W, Watt RG, Macpherson LM (2012). Developing a new self-reported scale of oral health outcomes for 5-year-old children (SOHO-5).. Health Qual Life Outcomes, 10, 62 - . doi:10.1186/1477-7525-10-62
    • Peres MA, Tsakos G, Barbato PR, Silva DA, Peres KG (2012). Tooth loss is associated with increased blood pressure in adults--a multidisciplinary population-based study.. J Clin Periodontol, 39(9), 824 - 833. doi:10.1111/j.1600-051X.2012.01916.x
    • Aida J, Kondo K, Kawachi I, Subramanian SV, Ichida Y, Hirai H, Kondo N, Osaka K, Sheiham A, Tsakos G, Watt R (2012). Does social capital affect the incidence of functional disability in older Japanese? A prospective population-based cohort study. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, , - .
    • Krisdapong S, Prasertsom P, Rattanarangsima K, Sheiham A, Tsakos G (2012). The impacts of gingivitis and calculus on Thai children's quality of life. Journal of Clinical Periodontology, 39(9), 834 - 843. doi:10.1111/j.1600-051X.2012.01907.x
    • Alkarimi HA, Watt R, Pikhart H, Jawadi A, Sheiham A, Tsakos G (2012). Impact of treating dental caries on schoolchildren inverted question marks anthropometric, dental, satisfaction and appetite outcomes: a randomized controlled trial. BMC.Public Health, 12(1), 706 - . doi:10.1186/1471-2458-12-706

    2011

    • Aida J, Kondo K, Yamamoto T, Hirai H, Nakade M, Osaka K, Sheiham A, Tsakos G, Watt RG (2011). Oral health and cancer, cardiovascular, and respiratory mortality of Japanese.. J Dent Res, 90(9), 1129 - 1135. doi:10.1177/0022034511414423
    • Sabbah W, Tsakos G, Chandola T, Newton T, Kawachi I, Sheiham A, Marmot MG, Watt RG (2011). The relationship between social network, social support and periodontal disease among older Americans.. J Clin Periodontol, 38(6), 547 - 552. doi:10.1111/j.1600-051X.2011.01713.x
    • Tsakos G, Demakakos P, Breeze E, Watt RG (2011). Social gradients in oral health in older adults: findings from the English longitudinal survey of aging.. Am J Public Health, 101(10), 1892 - 1899. doi:10.2105/AJPH.2011.300215
    • Floriano F, Mda CC, Sheiham A, Tsakos G, Vianna MI, Cabral MB, Santos G, dos Santos M (2011). RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN CLINICAL DENTAL STATUS AND THE PERCEPTION OF ORAL HEALTH-RELATED QUALITY OF LIFE IN ADULTS, BRAZIL. doi:10.1136/jech.2011.142976o.83
    • Bernabé E, Suominen AL, Nordblad A, Vehkalahti MM, Hausen H, Knuuttila M, Kivimäki M, Watt RG, Sheiham A, Tsakos G (2011). Education level and oral health in Finnish adults: evidence from different lifecourse models.. J Clin Periodontol, 38(1), 25 - 32. doi:10.1111/j.1600-051X.2010.01647.x
    • Peres M, Tsakos G, Barbatto P, Silva D, Peres K (2011). TOOTH LOSS IS ASSOCIATED WITH INCREASED BLOOD PRESSURE IN ADULTS: A BRAZILIAN POPULATION-BASED STUDY. doi:10.1136/jech.2011.142976j.75
    • Aida J, Kondo K, Kondo N, Watt RG, Sheiham A, Tsakos G (2011). Income inequality, social capital and self-rated health and dental status in older Japanese.. Soc Sci Med, 73(10), 1561 - 1568. doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2011.09.005
    • Tsakos G (2011). Inequalities in oral health of the elderly: rising to the public health challenge?. J Dent Res, 90(6), 689 - 690. doi:10.1177/0022034511407072
    • Jung SH, Watt RG, Sheiham A, Ryu JI, Tsakos G (2011). Exploring pathways for socio-economic inequalities in self-reported oral symptoms among Korean adolescents.. Community Dent Oral Epidemiol, 39(3), 221 - 229. doi:10.1111/j.1600-0528.2010.00595.x
    • Floriano F, Mda CC, Tsakos G, Sheiham A, Vianna MI, Cabral MB, dos Santos M, Santos G (2011). IMPACT OF ORAL HEALTH STATUS ON QUALITY OF LIFE IN ADULTS, BRAZIL. doi:10.1136/jech.2011.142976o.84

    2010

    • Scheutz F, Tsakos G (2010). Dental epidemiology. In Olsen J, Sarracci R, Trichopoulos D (Ed.), Teaching Epidemiology: a guide for teachers in epidemiology, public health and clinical medicine (pp. - ). : Oxford University Press.
    • Perez-Padron M, Bernabé E, Gomez-Santos G, Tsakos G, Lozano de Luacess V (2010). Healthy mind and body in a healthy work environment.. Int Dent J, 60(6), 395 - 398.
    • Tsakos G, Sabbah W, Hingorani AD, Netuveli G, Donos N, Watt RG, D'Aiuto F (2010). Is periodontal inflammation associated with raised blood pressure? Evidence from a National US survey.. J Hypertens, 28(12), 2386 - 2393. doi:10.1097/HJH.0b013e32833e0fe1
    • Bernabé E, Watt RG, Sheiham A, Suominen-Taipale AL, Uutela A, Vehkalahti MM, Knuuttila M, Kivimäki M, Tsakos G (2010). Sense of coherence and oral health in dentate adults: findings from the Finnish Health 2000 survey.. J Clin Periodontol, 37(11), 981 - 987. doi:10.1111/j.1600-051X.2010.01604.x
    • Rosel E, Tsakos G, Bernabé E, Sheiham A, Bravo M (2010). Assessing the level of agreement between the self- and interview-administered Child-OIDP.. Community Dent Oral Epidemiol, 38(4), 340 - 347. doi:10.1111/j.1600-0528.2010.00533.x
    • Zeng X, Sheiham A, Bernabé E, Tsakos G (2010). Relationship between dental status and Oral Impacts on Daily Performances in older Southern Chinese people.. J Public Health Dent, 70(2), 101 - 107. doi:10.1111/j.1752-7325.2009.00149.x
    • Cortés-Martinicorena FJ, Rosel-Gallardo E, Artazcoz-Osés J, Bravo M, Tsakos G (2010). Adaptation and validation for Spain of the Child-Oral Impact on Daily Performance (C-OIDP) for use with adolescents.. Med Oral Patol Oral Cir Bucal, 15(1), e106 - e111.
    • Jung SH, Tsakos G, Sheiham A, Ryu JI, Watt RG (2010). Socio-economic status and oral health-related behaviours in Korean adolescents. SOC SCI MED, 70(11), 1780 - 1788. doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2010.02.022
    • Tsakos G, Bernabé E, D'Aiuto F, Pikhart H, Tonetti M, Sheiham A, Donos N (2010). Assessing the minimally important difference in the oral impact on daily performances index in patients treated for periodontitis.. J Clin Periodontol, 37(10), 903 - 909. doi:10.1111/j.1600-051X.2010.01583.x
    • Tsakos G, Herrick K, Sheiham A, Watt RG (2010). Edentulism and fruit and vegetable intake in low-income adults.. J Dent Res, 89(5), 462 - 467. doi:10.1177/0022034510363247

    2009

    • Bernabé E, de Oliveira CM, Sheiham A, Tsakos G (2009). Comparison of the generic and condition-specific forms of the Oral Impacts on Daily Performances (OIDP) Index.. J Public Health Dent, 69(3), 176 - 181. doi:10.1111/j.1752-7325.2009.00120.x
    • Bernabé E, Watt RG, Sheiham A, Suominen-Taipale AL, Nordblad A, Savolainen J, Kivimäki M, Tsakos G (2009). The influence of sense of coherence on the relationship between childhood socioeconomic status and adult oral health-related behaviours.. Community Dent Oral Epidemiol, 37(4), 357 - 365. doi:10.1111/j.1600-0528.2009.00483.x
    • Bernabé E, Kivimäki M, Tsakos G, Suominen-Taipale AL, Nordblad A, Savolainen J, Uutela A, Sheiham A, Watt RG (2009). The relationship among sense of coherence, socio-economic status, and oral health-related behaviours among Finnish dentate adults.. Eur J Oral Sci, 117(4), 413 - 418. doi:10.1111/j.1600-0722.2009.00655.x
    • Sabbah W, Tsakos G, Sheiham A, Watt RG (2009). The role of health-related behaviors in the socioeconomic disparities in oral health.. Social Science and Medicine, (68), 298 - 303.
    • Krisdapong S, Sheiham A, Tsakos G (2009). Oral health-related quality of life of 12- and 15-year-old Thai children: findings from a national survey.. Community Dent Oral Epidemiol, 37(6), 509 - 517. doi:10.1111/j.1600-0528.2009.00503.x
    • Hobdell M, Tsakos G, Sprod A, Ladrillo TE, Ross MW, Gordon N, Myburgh N, Lalloo R (2009). Using an oral health-related quality of life measure in three cultural settings.. Int Dent J, 59(6), 381 - 388.
    • Sabbah W, Watt RG, Sheiham A, Tsakos G (2009). The role of cognitive ability in socio-economic inequalities in oral health.. J Dent Res, 88(4), 351 - 355. doi:10.1177/0022034509334155
    • Naidoo S, Sheiham A, Tsakos G (2009). Traumatic dental injuries of permanent incisors in 11- to 13-year-old South African schoolchildren.. Dent Traumatol, 25(2), 224 - 228. doi:10.1111/j.1600-9657.2008.00749.x
    • Bernabe E, de Oliveira C, Sheiham A, Tsakos G (2009). Assessing levels of agreement between two commonly used oral health-related quality of life measures.. Journal of Public Health Dentistry, 69(3), 143 - 148.
    • Tsakos G, Sheiham A, Iliffe S, Kharicha K, Harari D, Swift CG, Gillman G, Stuck AE (2009). The impact of educational level on oral health-related quality of life in older people in London. European Journal of Oral Sciences, 117(3), 286 - 292. doi:10.1111/j.1600-0722.2009.00619.x
    • Sabbah W, Tsakos G, Sheiham A, Watt RG (2009). The effects of income and education on ethnic differences in oral health: a study in US adults.. J Epidemiol Community Health, 63(7), 516 - 520. doi:10.1136/jech.2008.082313
    • Bernabé E, Tsakos G, Watt RG, Suominen-Taipale AL, Uutela A, Vahtera J, Kivimäki M (2009). Structure of the sense of coherence scale in a nationally representative sample: the Finnish Health 2000 survey.. Qual Life Res, 18(5), 629 - 636. doi:10.1007/s11136-009-9469-z
    • Bernabé E, Krisdapong S, Sheiham A, Tsakos G (2009). Comparison of the discriminative ability of the generic and condition-specific forms of the Child-OIDP index: a study on children with different types of normative dental treatment needs.. Community Dent Oral Epidemiol, 37(2), 155 - 162. doi:10.1111/j.1600-0528.2008.00456.x

    2008

    • Zeng X, Sheiham A, Tsakos G (2008). Relationship between clinical dental status and eating difficulty in an old Chinese population.. Journal of Oral Rehabilitation, 35(1), 37 - 44.
    • De Oliveira C, Sheiham A, Tsakos G, O Brien K (2008). Oral health-related quality of life and the IOTN index as predictors of children's perceived needs and acceptance for orthodontic treatment.. British Dental Journal, 204(7), - . doi:10.1038/bdj.2008.239
    • Zeng X, Sheiham A, Tsakos G (2008). Development and evaluation of an index of eating difficulty for older southern Chinese people.. Journal of Oral Rehabilitation, 35(6), 395 - 401.
    • Castro RA, Cortes MI, Leà o AT, Portela MC, Souza IP, Tsakos G, Marcenes W, Sheiham A (2008). Child-OIDP index in Brazil: cross-cultural adaptation and validation.. Health Qual Life Outcomes, 6, 68 - .
    • Bernabé E, Sheiham A, Tsakos G, de Oliveira C (2008). The impact of orthodontic treatment on the quality of life in adolescents: a case-control study.. European Journal of Orthodontics, , - . doi:10.1093/ejo/cjn026
    • Pongpichit B, Sheiham A, Pikhart H, Tsakos G (2008). Time absent from school due to dental conditions and dental care in Thai schoolchildren.. Journal of Public Health Dentistry, 68(2), 76 - 81.
    • Sabbah W, Watt RG, Sheiham A, Tsakos G (2008). Effects of allostatic load on the social gradient in ischaemic heart disease and periodontal disease: evidence from the third national health and nutrition examination survey.. Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health, 62(5), 415 - 420.
    • Stewart R, Sabbah W, Tsakos G, D'Aiuto F, Watt RG (2008). Oral health and cognitive function in the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES III). Psychosomatic Medicine, 70(8), 936 - 941.
    • Ryu JI, Tsakos G, Sheiham A (2008). Differences in prosthodontic treatment needs assessments between the standard normative and sociodental approach.. Int J Prosthodont, 21(5), 425 - 432.
    • Bernabé E, Sheiham A, Tsakos G (2008). A comprehensive evaluation of the validity of Child-OIDP: further evidence from Peru.. Community Dent Oral Epidemiol, 36(4), 317 - 325.
    • Jung SH, Ryu JI, Tsakos G, Sheiham A (2008). A Korean version of the Oral Impacts on Daily Performances (OIDP) scale in elderly populations: validity, reliability and prevalence.. Health Qual Life Outcomes, 6, 17 - .
    • Lencova E, Pikhart H, Broukal Z, Tsakos G (2008). Relationship between parental locus of control and caries experience in preschool children - cross-sectional survey.. BMC Public Health, 8, 208 - .
    • Tsakos G, Bernabe E, O'Brien KD, Sheiham A, de Oliveira C (2008). Comparison of the self-administered and interviewer-administered modes of the Child-OIDP.. Health and Quality of Life Outcomes, 6(40), - . doi:10.1186/1477-7525-6-40
    • Tsakos G (2008). Combining normative and psychosocial perceptions for assessing orthodontic treatment needs.. Journal of Dental Education, 72(8), 876 - 885.
    • Bernabé E, Tsakos G, de Oliveira C, Sheiham A (2008). Impacts on daily performances attributed to malocclusions using the condition-specific feature of the Oral Impacts on Daily Performances Index.. Angle Orthodontist, 78(2), 241 - 247.
    • D'Aiuto F, Sabbah W, Netuveli G, Donos N, Hingorani AD, Deanfield J, Tsakos G (2008). Association of the metabolic syndrome with severe periodontitis in a large U.S. population-based survey. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, 93(10), 3989 - 3994.
    • Sheiham A, Tsakos G (2008). Assessing dental needs using a socio-dental approach. (Avaliando Necessidades de Abordagem Sócio-odontológica). In Pinto VT (Ed.), Saúde Bucal Coletiva (pp. 287 - 316). : Livraria Santos Editora Com. Imp. Ltda.

    2007

    • Sabbah W, Tsakos G, Chandola T, Sheiham A, Watt RG (2007). Social gradients in oral and general health.. Journal of Dental Research, 86(10), 992 - 996.
    • Bernabe E, Tsakos G, Sheiham A (2007). Intensity and extent of oral impacts on daily performances by type of self-perceived oral problems.. European Journal of Oral Sciences, 115(2), 111 - 116.
    • Sheiham A, Tsakos G (2007). Oral health needs assessment. In Pine C, Harris R (Ed.), Community Oral Health (pp. 59 - 79). : Quintessence.
    • Mtaya M, Astrà m AN, Tsakos G (2007). Applicability of an abbreviated version of the Child-OIDP inventory among primary schoolchildren in Tanzania.. Health Qual Life Outcomes, 5, 40 - .
    • Dorri M, Sheiham A, Tsakos G (2007). Validation of a Persian version of the OIDP index.. BMC Oral Health, 7, 2 - .

    2006

    • Yusuf H, Gherunpong S, Sheiham A, Tsakos G (2006). Validation of an English version of the Child-OIDP index, an oral health-related quality of life measure for children.. Health and Quality of Life Outcomes, 4, 38 - .
    • Gherunpong S, Sheiham A, Tsakos G (2006). A sociodental approach to assessing children's oral health needs: integrating an oral health-related quality of life (OHRQoL) measure into oral health service planning.. Bulletin of the World Health Organization, 84(1), 36 - 42.
    • Kida IA, Astrom , A N, Strand , G V, Masalu , J R, Tsakos , G (2006). Psychometric properties and the prevalence, intensity and causes of oral impacts on daily performance (OIDP) in a population of older Tanzanians.. Health and Quality of Life Outcomes, 4, 56 - .
    • Tsakos G, Gherunpong S, Sheiham A (2006). Can oral health-related quality of life measures substitute for normative needs assessments in 11 to 12-year-old children?. J Public Health Dent, 66(4), 263 - 268.
    • Tsakos GH, Steele JG, Marcenes W, Walls AW, Sheiham A (2006). Clinical correlates of oral health-related quality of life: evidence from a national sample of British older people.. European Journal of Oral Sciences, 114(5), 391 - 395. doi:10.1111/j.1600-0722.2006.00398.x
    • Gherunpong S, Tsakos G, Sheiham A (2006). A sociodental approach to assessing dental needs of children: concept and models.. International Journal of Paediatric Dentistry, 16(2), 81 - 88.
    • Gherunpong S, Tsakos G, Sheiham A (2006). A socio-dental approach to assessing children's orthodontic needs.. European Journal of Orthodontics, 28(4), 393 - 399.

    2005

    • Beaglehole RH, Tsakos G, Watt RG (2005). Tobacco control and the dental profession. A survey of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) national dental associations.. International Dental Journal, 55(5), 325 - 328.
    • Tsakos G (2005). Redefining the way dental needs are assessed..
    • Tubert-Jeannin S, Pegon-Machat E, Gremeau-Richard C, Lecuyer MM, Tsakos G (2005). Validation of a French version of the Child-OIDP index.. European Journal of Oral Sciences, 113(5), 355 - 362. doi:10.1111/j.1600-0722.2005.00230.x

    2004

    • Gherunpong S, Tsakos G, Sheiham A (2004). Developing and evaluating an oral health-related quality of life index for children; The CHILD-OIDP. Community Dental health, 21, 161 - 169.
    • Tsakos G, Marcenes W, Sheiham A (2004). Relationship between clinical dental status and oral impacts in an elderly population. Oral Health and Preventive Dentistry, 2, 211 - 220.
    • Gherunpong S, Tsakos G, Sheiham A (2004). The prevalence and severity of oral impacts on daily performances in Thai primary school children. Health and Quality of Life Outcomes, 2, 57 - .

    2003

    • Kyriopolos J, Lionis C, Souliotis K, Tsakos G (2003). Quality in Health Services.
    • Tsakos G (2003). Quality assurance: the role of clinical audit. In Kyriopoulos J, Lionis C, Souliotis K, Tsakos G (Ed.), Quality in Health Services (pp. 89 - 98). : Themelio.

    2002

    • Tsakos G (2002). Measures of health-related quality of life. In Dimoliatis J, Kyriopoulos J, Laggas D, Philalithis T (Ed.), Public Health in Greece (pp. 213 - 225). : Themelio.
    • Zavras A, Tsakos G, Economou C, Kyriopoulos J (2002). Using DEA to evaluate efficiency and formulate policy within a Greek national primary health care network. Journal of Medical Systems, 26(4), 285 - 292.

    2001

    • Sheiham A, Steele JG, Marcenes W, Tsakos G, Finch S, Walls AWG (2001). Prevalence of impacts of dental and oral disorders and their effects on eating among older people; a national survey in Great Britain. Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology, 29, 195 - 203.
    • Tsakos G, Marcenes W, Sheiham A (2001). Evaluation of a modified version of the index of Oral Impacts on Daily Performances (OIDP) in elderly populations in two European countries. Gerontology, 18, 121 - 130.
    • Tsakos G, Marcenes W, Sheiham A (2001). Cross-cultural differences in oral impacts on daily performances between Greek and British older adults. Community Dental Health, 18, 209 - 213.

    2000

    • Lawrence HP, Tsakos G, Allison PJ, Corrigan M, Locker D (2000). Cross-cultural perceptions of oral health and oral health-related quality of life..
    • Tsakos G (2000). Measurement of effectiveness and randomised controlled trials: philosophy and characteristics. In Dolgeras A, Kyriopoulos J (Ed.), Equity, Effectiveness and Efficiency in Health Services (pp. 81 - 99). : Themelio.

    1997

    • Tsakos G, Sheiham A (1997). Sociodental impacts in older people in Athens, Greece.