Cleghorn, Blaine

Phone: (902) 494-2448

Email: blaine.cleghorn@dal.ca

Associate Professor, Department of Dental Clinical Sciences, Division of Comprehensive Care

Academic Credentials:
DMD (Manitoba), MS Oral Biology (Manitoba)
Professional Appointments:
Chief Written Examiner, National Dental Examining Board of Canada
Examination Coordinator, North East Regional Board



Books and Chapters

Brown P, Herbranson E (2016). (Contributing author) In 3D Tooth Atlas Version 8.2. Freemont, CA: eHuman DIGITAL ANATOMY.

Wiens J. Fundamentals of Occlusion (2015) (contributing author). American College of Prosthodontists: 512 pages. iBook format.

Moore, K. L., Persaud, V., & Torchia, M. G. (2015) (contributing author). The developing human: clinically oriented embryology (10th ed.). Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier.

Moore, K. L., Persaud, T. V. N., & Torchia, M. G. (2015) (contributing author). Before we are born: essentials of embryology and birth defects (9th ed.). Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier.

Brown P, Herbranson E (2015). (Contributing author) In 3D Tooth Atlas Version 7.6. Freemont, CA: eHuman DIGITAL ANATOMY.

Cleghorn BM, Christie WH. (2015) Morphology of teeth and their root canal systems. In Ingle J and Rotstein I, J. Ingle’s Endodontics. 7th ed. PMPH-USA.

Brown P, Herbranson E (2012). (Contributing author) In 3D Tooth Atlas Version 6.6. Milpitas, CA: eHuman DIGITAL ANATOMY.

Brown P, Herbranson E (2011). (Contributing author) In 3D Tooth Atlas Version 6.5. Milpitas, CA: eHuman DIGITAL ANATOMY.

Brown P, Herbranson E (2010). (Contributing author) In 3D Tooth Atlas Version 6.4. Portola Valley, CA: eHuman DIGITAL ANATOMY.

Brown P, Herbranson E (2009). (Contributing author) In Dental Anatomy & 3D Tooth Atlas Version 6.0. Portola Valley, CA: eHuman.

Cleghorn, BM, Goodacre, C and Christie, WH (2008). Morphology of Teeth and their Root Canal Systems. In Ingle J, Bakland L and Baumgartner, J. Ingle’s Endodontics (pp 151-220). 6th ed. Hamilton, ON: BC Decker.

Cleghorn, BM (2008). Dental Anatomy 101. 1st ed. Portola Valley, CA: eHuman.

Goodacre, C and McNeil, C (2008). (Contributing author) In TMJ Occlusion Atlas, Version 1: Electronic Atlas of Human Occlusion and The Temporomandibular Joint: 1st ed. Portola Valley, CA: eHuman.

Brown P, Herbranson E (2008). (Contributing author) In Dental Anatomy & 3D Tooth Atlas Version 5.1. Portola Valley, CA: eHuman.


Articles

Cleghorn BM,
Brillant M, Kraglund F, Seth S and Garland W. The value of the Manual Dexterity Test as a screening tool in the admissions process in Dentistry. Journal of Dental Education 2018

Cleghorn BM, NB Boorberg, WH Christie. Primary Human Teeth and their Root Canal Systems, Endodontic Topics 2012; 23(1):6-33.

Salajan FD, Schönwetter, DJ, Cleghorn BM. Student and faculty inter-generational digital divide: Fact or fiction? Computers & Education 2010;55(3):1393-1403.

Huminicki A, Dong C, Cleghorn B, Sowa M, Hewko M, Choo-Smith L-P. Determining the Effect of Calculus, Hypocalcification, and Stain on Using Optical Coherence Tomography and Polarized Raman Spectroscopy for Detecting White Spot Lesions. Int J Dent, vol. 2010, Article ID 879252, 7 pages, 2010. doi:10.1155/2010/87925.

Choo-Smith, Lin-P, Dong, CCS, Cleghorn, B and Hewko, M. Shedding New Light on Early Caries Detection. J Can Dent Assoc 2008/2009;74(10):913-918.

Cleghorn BM, Christie WH, Dong CCS. Anomalous Mandibular Premolars: A mandibular first premolar with three roots and a mandibular second premolar with a C-shaped canal system. Int Endo J 2008;41(11):1005-1014.

Ko, A C-T, Hewko, M, Sowa, MG, Dong, CCS, Cleghorn B and Choo-Smith, L-P. Early dental caries detection using a fibre-optic coupled polarization-resolved Raman spectroscopic system. Optics Express 2008;16(9):6274-6284.

Dong, CC, Huminicki, A, Sowa, MG, Cleghorn, B and Choo-Smith, LP. Raman spectroscopic measurements of stained enamel, unstained enamel and white spot lesions. Caries Res;42(3):213-214.


Reports

Allison, P, Cleghorn, BM and Perry, J. 2014. Admissions Processes for Dentistry Programs in Canada: A Report for the Canadian Dental Association and the Association of Canadian Faculties of Dentistry on Current Practices and Future Directions.

Cleghorn BM. Student laptop program at Dalhousie. J Can Dent Assoc 76:81.

Cleghorn BM, Marrie T, Dagenais M. ACFD Guidelines for Infectious Diseases and Health Care Workers. In: Association of Canadian Faculties of Dentistry Publications. February 2010.


Other Publications

Cleghorn BM
. Joint replacement prophylaxis. JCDA Express 2010; Available from: http://www.cda-adc.ca/newsletters/jcda_express/081010EN.html