Edmond Ghiabi

Assistant Professor

Director of Graduate Periodontics

Email: eghiabi@dal.ca

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  • Periodontitis-specific molecular signatures in gingival crevicular fluid 

    Xiang, X. M., K. Z. Liu, A. Man, E. Ghiabi, et al. 2010. "Periodontitis-specific molecular signatures in gingival crevicular fluid." Journal of periodontal research 45(3): 345-352.
    Background and Objective: Periodontitis is currently diagnosed almost entirely on gross clinical manifestations that have been in situ for more than 50 years without significant improvement. The general objective of this ...
  • In vivo determination of multiple indices of periodontal inflammation by optical spectroscopy 

    Liu, K. Z., X. M. Xiang, A. Man, M. G. Sowa, et al. 2009. "In vivo determination of multiple indices of periodontal inflammation by optical spectroscopy." Journal of periodontal research 44(1): 117-124.
    Visible, near-infrared (optical) spectroscopy can be used to measure regional tissue hemodynamics and edema and therefore may represent an ideal tool with which to study periodontal inflammation in a noninvasive manner. ...
  • The Periodontal Examination Profile of General Dentists in Nova Scotia, Canada 

    Ghiabi, Edmond, and Swarna Weerasinghe. 2011. "The Periodontal Examination Profile of General Dentists in Nova Scotia, Canada." Journal of periodontology 82(1): 33-40.
    Background: In this cross-sectional study we investigate the extent to which general dentists in Nova Scotia carry out periodontal examinations of their patients. In addition, factors that significantly influence performing ...
  • Teaching Methods and Surgical Training in North American Graduate Periodontics Programs: Exploring the Landscape 

    Ghiabi, Edmond, and K. Lynn Taylor. 2010. "Teaching Methods and Surgical Training in North American Graduate Periodontics Programs: Exploring the Landscape." Journal of dental education 74(6): 618-627.
    This project aimed at documenting the surgical training curricula offered by North American graduate periodontics programs. A survey consisting of questions on teaching methods employed and the content of the surgical ...
  • Periodontal Practice and Referral Profile of General Dentists in Nova Scotia, Canada 

    Ghiabi, Edmond, and Debora C. Matthews. 2012. "Periodontal Practice and Referral Profile of General Dentists in Nova Scotia, Canada." Journal of the Canadian Dental Association 78: 55-c55.
    Background: In contrast to an expected increase in demand for periodontal services with aging of the population, it appears that referrals to periodontists are declining. Objective: To determine the extent to which general ...
  • Assessment of Surgical Competence in North American Graduate Periodontics Programs: A Survey of Current Practices 

    Ghiabi, Edmond, and K. Lynn Taylor. 2010. "Assessment of Surgical Competence in North American Graduate Periodontics Programs: A Survey of Current Practices." Journal of dental education 74(8): 869-875.
    This cross-sectional study was designed to document the methods utilized by North American graduate periodontics programs in assessing their residents' surgical skills. A survey of clinical skills assessment was mailed to ...
  • Periodontal Health Status of the Sandy Bay First Nation in Manitoba, Canada 

    Brothwell, Doug, and Edmond Ghiabi. 2009. "Periodontal Health Status of the Sandy Bay First Nation in Manitoba, Canada." International journal of circumpolar health 68(1): 23-33.
    Objectives. To determine the distribution and determinants of periodontal health in adult members of the Sandy Bay First Nation in Manitoba. Canada. Study design. Cross-sectional study based oil face-to-face interviews and ...
  • The Oral Health Status of Recent Immigrants and Refugees in Nova Scotia, Canada 

    Ghiabi, E., D. C. Matthews, and M. S. Brillant. 2013. "The Oral Health Status of Recent Immigrants and Refugees in Nova Scotia, Canada." Journal of immigrant and minority health / Center for Minority Public Health.
    There are no published reports on the oral health status of adult immigrants and refugees in Canada. An oral health interview and clinical oral examination were conducted on 45 recent immigrants and 41 recent Bhutanese ...