Faculty - Barnes

Dr. Caren Barnes

Dr. Caren M. Barnes, Professor
UNMC College of Dentistry
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Rm. 2108C, Box 830740 - 40th & Holdrege St.
Lincoln, Nebraska 68583-0750
Office: 402-472-5168
Fax: 402-472-6668
cbarnes@unmc.edu
Barnes's web page

Research Interests

  • Phase I, II and III Randomized Clinical Trials
  • Clinical trials with dental products, devices, pharmaceuticals
  • Effects of dental products/devices
  • Airpolishing
  • Power toothbrushing
  • Remineralization
  • Smokeless Tobacco
  • Bisphosphonates
  • Polishing, Abrasives, Dental Materials
  • Protocol Development for Clinical Trials

Publications:

Barnes CM.  Polishing Esthetic Restorative Materials.  Dimensions in Dental Hygiene, January 8 (1): 24, 26-28, 2010

Barnes CM.  Innovations in Airpolishing.  Dimensions in Dental Hygiene, March 8(3):  32-40, 2010.

Barnes CM.  Back to the Future: Techniques and Advances in Traditional Polishing, Irish Dentist, 13(4): 38-41, 2010.

Barnes CM.  The Evolution of Prophy Paste.  Dimensions in Dental Hygiene, 9(3) :50-53, 2011.

Covey DA, Barnes CM , Watanabe H, Johnson WW.   A quantitative and qualitative evaluation of the abrasiveness of an abrasive-impregnated rubber prophylaxis polishing cup and two polishing pastes when used on aesthetic restorative materials., Gen Dent  Gen Dent. Nov; 59(6):466-73, 2011.

Yankell SL ,Barnes CM, Shi X, Cwik J.  Efficacy of three compact toothbrushes to reduce artificial plaque in hard to reach areas.   Am J Dent  Am J Dent. 2011 Aug;24(4):195-9.

Barnes CM.  Air apparent,  Mentor, 24-27 February , 2012

Barnes CM.  Shining a new light on selective polishing.  Dimensions in Dental Hygiene; 10(3): 42, 44, March 2012.

Barnes CM.  Shining in a new light on selective polishing.  Irish Dentist, April, 2012.

Barnes CM.  Polished perfection.  Mentor, 34-35 March, 2012.

Kemp JH, Barnes CM, Spirgel CM, Shiu, X, Yankell SL.  Laboratory evaluation of plaque removal at interproximal sites by a specially engineered power toothbrush with unique sensing and control technologies.   J Clin Dent  2012; 23[Spec Iss A] :A17-A20

Barnes CM.  Etiology of noncarious cervical lesions.  Dimensions in Dental Hygiene 10(10) 50-52, 2012

Books

Armstrong, T.H., Crow, C.M. (Eds.). 1979. "Dental Hygiene Examination Review." Arco Publishing Co. New York.

Armstrong, T.H., Barnes, C.M. (Eds.). 1983 "Dental Hygiene Examination Review." 2nd ed., Arco Publishing Co. New York.

Barnes, C.M. 1987. "Review for the Dental Hygiene Examination." 3rd ed., Appleton-Lange. Norwalk, Connecticut.

Barnes, C.M., Waring M.B. (Eds.). 1994 "Appleton & Lange's Dental Hygiene Review" 4th ed., Appleton & Lange Publishing Inc., Norwalk, Connecticut.

Chapters in Books

Armstrong, T.H., Crow, C.M. 1979. "Clinical Dental Hygiene; Dental Hygiene Examination Review." Arco Publishing Co. New York. pp. 121-147.

Armstrong, T.H., Crow, C.M. 1979. "Dental Health Education." Dental Hygiene Examination Review. Arco Publishing Co. New York. pp.148-160.

Armstrong, T.H., Crow, C.M. 1979. "Oral Histology and Embryology." Dental Hygiene Examination Review. Arco Publishing Co. New York. pp. 209-224.

Armstrong, T.H., Crow, C.M. 1979. "General Pathology." Dental Hygiene Examination Review. Arco Publishing Co. New York. pp. 257-276.

Armstrong, T.H., Crow, C.M. 1979. "Oral Pathology." Dental Hygiene Examination Review. Arco Publishing Co. New York. pp. 2-293.

Armstrong, T.H., Barnes, C.M. 1981. "Clinical Dental Hygiene." Dental Hygiene Examination Review. 2nd ed. Arco Publishing Co. New York. pp. 125-151.

Armstrong, T.H., Barnes, C.M. 1981. "Dental Health Education." Dental Hygiene Examination Review. 2nd ed. Arco Publishing Co. New York. pp. 152-164.

Armstrong, T.H., Barnes, C.M. 1981. "Oral Histology and Embryology." Dental Hygiene Examination Review. 2nd ed. Arco Publishing Co. New York. pp. 196-211.

Armstrong, T.H., Barnes, C.M. 1981. "General Pathology." Dental Hygiene Examination Review. 2nd ed. Arco Publishing Co.. New York. pp. 246-265.

Armstrong, T.H., Barnes, C.M. 1981. "Oral Pathology." Dental Hygiene Examination Review. 2nd ed. Arco Publishing Co. New York. pp. 266-282.

Barnes, C.M. 1987. "Anatomy and Physiology." Review For The Dental Hygiene Examination. 3rd ed. Appleton-Lange. Norwalk. pp. 1-24.

Barnes, C.M. 1987. "Head and Neck Anatomy." Review For The Dental Hygiene Examination. 3rd ed. Appleton-Lange. Norwalk. pp. 25-62.

Barnes, C.M. 1987. "Clinical Dental Hygiene." Review For The Dental Hygiene Examination. 3rd ed. Appleton-Lange. Norwalk. pp.9-116.

Barnes, C.M. 1987. "Oral Histology and Embryology." Review For The Dental Hygiene Examination. 3rd ed. Appleton-Lange. Norwalk. pp. 15.

Barnes, C.M. 1987. "General Pathology." Review For The Dental Hygiene Examination. 3rd ed. Appleton-Lange. Norwalk. pp. 201-215.

Barnes, C.M. 1987. "Oral Pathology." Review For The Dental Hygiene Examination. 3rd ed. Appleton-Lange. Norwalk. pp. 21-233.

Barnes, C.M., Waring M.B. 1994, "General and Oral Histology and Embryology," Appleton & Lange's Review of Dental Hygiene, 4th Ed., Appleton & Lange, Inc., Norwalk.

Wilkins, E.M. 1998, "Ultrasonic Scaling" (chapter by Barnes, C.M. and Waring, M.B.), Clinical Practice of the Dental Hygienist, 8th Ed., Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia, PA. : 1999.

Barnes C.M., Sensat, M. General and Oral Histology Chapter, Prentice Hall's Health Review of Dental Hygiene, 5th ed., Prentice Hall, Saddle River, NJ, 2002.

Wilkins EM: 2004, Polishing Chapter (by Barnes CM ) Clinical Practice of the Dental Hygienist, 9th Ed., Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia, PA. : 2004.

Wilkins EM: , Polishing Chapter (42) by Barnes, CM Clinical Practice of the Dental Hygienist, 10th Ed., Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia, PA. : In Press for 2008.

Daniels S, Wilder R. Chapter 23 Dentifrices by Barnes CM. Mosby's Dental Hygiene Cases, Concepts and Competencies, Mosby, St. Louis, MO, In Press for 2007.

Daniels S, Wilder R. Chapter 24 Devices for Oral Self-Care by Barnes CM. Mosby's Dental Hygiene Cases, Concepts and Competencies, Mosby, St. Louis, MO, In Press for 2007.

Daniels S, Wilder R. Chapter 23 Polishing by Barnes CM. Mosby's Dental Hygiene Cases, Concepts and Competencies, Mosby, St. Louis, MO, In Press for 2007.

Teaching Responsibilities:

Director OB319 Histology

Director SS405 Research Methodologies