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Dental status in the elderly

Gunilla Nordenram

Dental status in the elderly

a review of the Swedish literature

by Gunilla Nordenram

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Published by Socialstyrelsen in [Stockholm] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Sweden.
    • Subjects:
    • Older people -- Dental care -- Research -- Sweden.,
    • Dental public health -- Research -- Sweden.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementGunilla Nordenram, Erling Bøhlin.
      SeriesPM / Socialstyrelsen,, 74/84, Report / Senior Citizens" Welfare Programme ;, nr 9, PM (Series) (Sweden. Socialstyrelsen) ;, 84/74., Rapport (Äldreomsorgsprogrammet (Sweden)) ;, 9.
      ContributionsBöhlin, Erling.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRK55.A3 N67 1984
      The Physical Object
      Pagination66 p. :
      Number of Pages66
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2776133M
      LC Control Number86138719

      The California Dental Association has developed this dental health and science guide in response to frequent requests from many teachers throughout California. We feel it is vitally important that young children understand the importance of good oral health and preventive dental .   Periodontal status was assessed using the Community Periodontal Index (CPI) according to the WHO methodology using a CPI probe with a mm ball scoring system is shown in Table mouth was divided into six sextants defined by teeth numbers 18–14, 13–23 24–28, 38–34, 33–43, and 44–48 and a sextant was examined only if there were two or .

      Useful resources: Dental care for older people; Caring for my teeth; Medical conditions and oral health; Gum disease; Dentures; If you would like to ask a question about caring for the oral health of an elderly person, you can contact the Dental Helpline.. The Dental Helpline provides free advice and can be contacted via email at [email protected] or telephone on In the last decade the effect of oral health on the general health and mortality of elderly people has attracted attention. We explored the association of dental.

      The ADEA Official Guide to Dental Schools printed book is a companion publication to the online ADEA Dental School Explorer. The printed book features an easy-to-consult design and a wealth of information, including. A basic two-page profile of each U.S. and Canadian dental school with contact information, fast facts and general information, a curriculum . British Dental Health Foundation: "Dental care for older people." Columbia University, Go Ask Alice: "The cold, hard truth: Chewing ice and teeth." .


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