Rasa Skudutyte-Rysstad

Associate Professor - Cariology and Gerodontology
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Visiting address Geitmyrsveien 71 0455 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1109 Blindern 0317 OSLO

Academic Interests

  • Epidemiology and risk indicators of oral diseases
  • Evidence based dentistry
  • Comorbidity
  • Social inequalities in oral health

Teaching

Dental caries epidemiology and diagnostics

Higher education and employment history

Rasa graduated as a dentist from Lithuanian University of Health Sciences in 1993. She received her Master of Science in Dentistry from University of Oslo in 1999 with the thesis “Dental Caries and Periodontal Diseases in Adult Lithuanians”. She received her PhD from University of Oslo with the thesis “Studies on dental diseases among 35-year-olds in Oslo, Norway 1973-2003. Trends and Determinants”. She has been working as a dentist both Lithuania (public and private) and Norway (public) and has undergraduate dental student teaching experience from University of Vilnius, Lithuania and University of Oslo, Norway. Rasa has been working at the Norwegian Institute of Public Health  on the project related to use of electronic dental patient records for systematic data collection. From 2011 she has been employed as a postdoctor at the Department of Cariology and Gerodontology at the Faculty of Dentistry, University of Oslo. Besides teaching and research she contributes with acquisition of scientific evidence on dental care of children and adolescents for national clinical guidelines for Norwegian Directorate of Health.

Cooperation

Current projects

  • Association between periodontitis and psoriasis
  • Risk indicators for dental erosion
  • KVIT project
Tags: adult dental health, epidemiology, dental health determinants, Gerodontology

Publications

  • Diep, My Tien; Sødal, Anne T. Tveit; Skudutyte-Rysstad, Rasa & Hove, Lene Hystad (2018). Rutiner for oral helse på sykehjem: En undersøkelse blant sykehjemsledere. Den norske tannlegeforenings tidende.  ISSN 0029-2303.  118(9), s 694- 699
  • Stein, Linda Maria; Tillberg, Anders; Byrkjeflot, Lars Inge; Skudutyte-Rysstad, Rasa & Widström, Eeva (2018). Forebyggende tiltak i Den offentlige tannhelsetjenesten: Samsvarer rutinene på klinikken med kunnskapsbasert praksis?. Den norske tannlegeforenings tidende.  ISSN 0029-2303.  128, s 702- 708
  • Widström, Eeva; Tillberg, Anders; Byrkjeflot, Lars Inge; Stein, Linda Maria & Skudutyte-Rysstad, Rasa (2017). Community-based preventive activities in the Public Dental Service in Norway. International Journal of Dental Hygiene.  ISSN 1601-5029.  16(2), s e112- e119 . doi: 10.1111/idh.12326
  • Skudutyte-Rysstad, Rasa; Tveit, Anne Bjørg; Espelid, Ivar & Kopperud, Simen E. (2016). Posterior composites and new caries on adjacent surfaces - any association? Longitudinal study with a split-mouth design. BMC Oral Health.  ISSN 1472-6831. . doi: 10.1186/s12903-016-0167-2 Show summary
  • Widström, Eeva; Tillberg, Anders; Byrkjeflot, Lars Inge & Skudutyte-Rysstad, Rasa (2016). Chair-side preventive interventions in the Public Dental Service in Norway. British Dental Journal.  ISSN 0007-0610.  221(4), s 179- 185 . doi: 10.1038/sj.bdj.2016.601
  • Kopperud, Simen E.; Espelid, Ivar; Tveit, Anne Bjørg & Skudutyte-Rysstad, Rasa (2015). Risk factors for caries development on tooth surfaces adjacent to newly placed Class II composites – a pragmatic, practice based study. Journal of Dentistry.  ISSN 0300-5712.  43(11), s 1323- 1329 . doi: 10.1016/j.jdent.2015.08.013
  • Søvik, Jenny Bogstad; Skudutyte-Rysstad, Rasa; Tveit, Anne Bjørg; Sandvik, Leiv & Mulic, Aida (2015). Sour sweets and acidic beverage consumption are risk indicators for dental erosion. Caries Research.  ISSN 0008-6568.  49(3), s 243- 250 . doi: 10.1159/000371896
  • Skudutyte-Rysstad, Rasa; Slevolden, Ellen Margrethe; Hansen, Bjørn Frode; Sandvik, Leiv & Preus, Hans Ragnar (2014). Association between moderate to severe psoriasis and periodontitis in a Scandinavian population. BMC Oral Health.  ISSN 1472-6831. Full text in Research Archive.
  • Skudutyte-Rysstad, Rasa; Mulic, Aida; Skeie, Marit Slåttelid & Skaare, Anne B (2013). Awareness and attitudes related to dental erosive wear among 18-yr-old adolescents in Oslo, Norway. European Journal of Oral Sciences.  ISSN 0909-8836.  121, s 471- 476 . doi: 10.1111/eos.12075
  • Mulic, Aida; Skudutyte-Rysstad, Rasa; Tveit, Anne Bjørg & Skaare, Anne B (2012). Risk indicators for dental erosive wear among 18-yr-old subjects in Oslo, Norway. European Journal of Oral Sciences.  ISSN 0909-8836.  120(6), s 531- 538 . doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0722.2012.00997.x
  • Skudutyte-Rysstad, Rasa; Eriksen, Harald M & Bjertness, Espen (2012). Oral health among 35-year-olds in Oslo, Norway : a summary of time trends 1973-2003. Norsk Epidemiologi.  ISSN 0803-2491.  22(1), s 39- 46 Full text in Research Archive.
  • Skudutyte-Rysstad, R; Sandvik, Leiv; Sandvik, Leiv; Aleksejuniene, Jolanta & Eriksen, Harald M (2009). Dental health and disease determinants among 35-year-olds in Oslo, Norway. Acta Odontologica Scandinavica.  ISSN 0001-6357.  67(1), s 50- 56 . doi: 10.1080/00016350802572322
  • Eriksen, Harald M; Skudutyte-Rysstad, Rasa & Hansen, Bjørn Frode (2009). Endringer i oral helse blant 35-åringer i Oslo et 30-års perspektiv. Den norske tannlegeforenings tidende.  ISSN 0029-2303.  119(10), s 636- 640
  • Skudutyte-Rysstad, R; Eriksen, Harald M & Hansen, BF (2007). Trends in periodontal health among 35-year-olds in Oslo, 1973-2003. Journal of Clinical Periodontology.  ISSN 0303-6979.  34, s 867- 872 . doi: 10.1111/j.1600-051X.2007.01129.x
  • Skudutyte-Rysstad, Rasa & Eriksen, Harald M (2007). Changes in caries experience among 35-year-old Oslo citizens, 1973-2003. Acta Odontologica Scandinavica.  ISSN 0001-6357.  65 . doi: 10.1080/00016350601048003
  • Aleksejuniene, Jolanta; Tranaeus, Sofia & Skudutyte-Rysstad, Rasa (2006). DIAGNOdent--an adjunctive diagnostic method for caries diagnosis in epidemiology. Community Dental Health.  ISSN 0265-539X.  23(4), s 217- 221
  • Skudutyte-Rysstad, R & Eriksen, Harald M (2006). Endodontic status amongst 35-year-old Oslo citizens and changes over a 30-year period. International Endodontic Journal.  ISSN 0143-2885.  39

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  • Kopperud, Simen E.; Tveit, Anne Bjørg; Espelid, Ivar & Skudutyte-Rysstad, Rasa (2015). Caries progression on approximal surfaces in contact with composite restorations.
  • Skudutyte-Rysstad, Rasa; Slevolden, Ellen Margrete; Hansen, Bjørn Frode; Sandvik, Leiv & Preus, Hans Ragnar (2014). Association between moderate to severe psoriasis and periodontitis.
  • Søvik, Jenny Bogstad; Skudutyte-Rysstad, Rasa; Tveit, Anne Bjørg & Mulic, Aida (2014). Risk indicators associated with dental erosive wear among Norwegian adolescents.
  • Mulic, Aida; Skudutyte-Rysstad, Rasa; Tveit, Anne Bjørg & Skaare, Anne B (2013). Risk indicators for dentine erosion among 18-year-olds in Oslo, Norway.
  • Skudutyte-Rysstad, Rasa; Mulic, Aida; Skeie, Marit Slåttelid & Skaare, Anne B (2013). Socioeconomic differences in attitudes related to dental erosive wear. Show summary
  • Søvik, Jenny Bogstad; Mulic, Aida; Skudutyte-Rysstad, Rasa & Tveit, Anne Bjørg (2013). Prevalence and severity of dental erosive wear among a group of Norwegian 16-18-year-olds.
  • Mulic, Aida; Skudutyte-Rysstad, Rasa; Tveit, Anne Bjørg & Skaare, Anne B (2012). Risk indicators for dental erosive wear among 18-year-olds in Oslo, Norway.
  • Meisfjord, Jørgen Rajan; Skudutyte-Rysstad, Rasa; Biehl, Anna Karin Cecilia Månsson; Bjørnæs, Steinar; Alhaug, Grete & Grøholt, Else-Karin (2011). Utredningsprosjekt. Fra EPJ-data til tannhelseregister?.
  • Skudutyte-Rysstad, Rasa; Biehl, Anna Karin Cecilia Månsson & Lyshol, Heidi Siv Merete (2010). Tannhelse, I: Else-Karin Grøholt; Liv Grøtvedt; Hanna Hånes & Geir Stene-Larsen (red.),  Folkehelserapport 2010 : helsetilstanden i Norge.  Nasjonalt folkehelseinstitutt.  ISBN 978-82-8082-410-3.  Tannhelse.  s 89 - 93
  • Skudutyte-Rysstad, Rasa (2009). Studies on dental diseases among 35-year-olds in Oslo, Norway, 1973-2003. Trends and determinants.
  • Petter, Lisa & Skudutyte-Rysstad, Rasa (2008, 10. januar). Oral health in Oslo: 30 years on. [Internett].  dpreurope.com.
  • Skudutyte-Rysstad, Rasa (2008). Endringer i oral helse blant 35-åringer i Oslo, 1973 - 2003.
  • Skudutyte-Rysstad, Rasa; Sandvik, Leiv; Aleksejuniene, Jolanta & Eriksen, Harald M. (2008). Dental health determinants among 35-year-olds in Oslo, Norway.
  • Skudutyte-Rysstad, Rasa; Eriksen, Harald M. & Hansen, Bjørn Frode (2007). "Trends in periodontal health among 35-year-olds in Oslo, 1973-2003".
  • Skudutyte-Rysstad, Rasa; Eriksen, Harald M & Hansen, Bjørn Frode (2007). "Trends in periodontal health among 35-year-olds in Oslo, 1973-2003".
  • Skudutyte-Rysstad, Rasa & Eriksen, Harald M (2006). Changes in caries experience among 35-year-old Oslo citizens, 1973-2003.
  • Skudutyte-Rysstad, Rasa & Eriksen, Harald M. (2006). Changes in caries experience among 35-year-old Oslo citizens, 1973-2003. Community Dental Health.  ISSN 0265-539X.  23(3)
  • Eriksen, Harald M & Skudutyte-Rysstad, Rasa (2006). Changes in Caries Experience among 35-year-old Oslo citizens, 1973-2003.
  • Skudutyte-Rysstad, Rasa & Eriksen, Harald M (2005). Changes in dental caries and endodontic conditions among 35-year-olds in Oslo, 1973-2003.

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