Oral Health

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Oral Health

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Oral Health" returned 951 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Oral health and prophylactic-therapeutic needs of children aged 6 years in Poland in 2012.
 

Author(s): Izabela Struzycka, Maria Wierzbicka, Elzbieta Jodkowska, Ewa Rusyan, Ewa Ganowicz, Michał Fidecki

Journal: Przegl Epidemiol. 2014 ;68(1):53-7, 139-42.

 

Irrespective of the fact that in developed countries, a reduction of dental caries incidence is observed, it still remains the most common chronic disease affecting children in Poland.

Last Updated: 9 Jul 2014

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Oral cancer from a health promotion perspective: experience of a diagnosis network in Ceará.
 

Author(s): Fabrício Bitu Sousa, Malena Regina de Freitas e Silva, Clarissa Pessoa Fernandes, Paulo Goberlânio de Barros Silva, Ana Paula Negreiros Nunes Alves

Journal: Braz Oral Res. 2014 ;28 Spec():.

 

The aim of this study is to share the experience of implementing a network for the diagnosis of oral cancer by integrating primary, secondary, and tertiary oral health care centers and identifying the possible weaknesses of the process. The study also investigated the risks of exposure ...

Last Updated: 26 Jun 2014

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Health literacy: a pathway to better oral health.
 

Author(s): Yi Guo, Henrietta L Logan, Virginia J Dodd, Keith E Muller, John G Marks, Joseph L Riley

Journal: Am J Public Health. 2014 Jul;104(7):e85-91.

 

We examined whether health literacy was associated with self-rated oral health status and whether the relationship was mediated by patient-dentist communication and dental care patterns.

Last Updated: 12 Jun 2014

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The terms "Oral Health" returned 108 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

A systematic review of the impact of parental socio-economic status and home environment characteristics on children's oral health related quality of life.
 

Author(s): Santhosh Kumar, Jeroen Kroon, Ratilal Lalloo

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Childhood circumstances such as socio-economic status and family structure have been found to influence psychological, psychosocial attributes and Oral Health Related Quality of Life (OHRQoL) in children. Therefore, the aim of this study was to conduct a systematic review of the published ...

Last Updated: 8 Apr 2014

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[Progresses and challenges to the Oral Health Surveillance Policy in Brazil].
 

Author(s): Samuel Jorge Moysés, Gilberto Alfredo Pucca Junior, Moacir Paludetto Junior, Lenildo de Moura

Journal: Rev Saude Publica. 2013 Dec;47 Suppl 3():161-7.

 

This comprehensive critical review, carried out in a descriptive-discursive style, presents the oral health surveillance policy currently in force in Brazil. Based on an appraisal of the national and international literature on the subject of health surveillance, it examines the formulation ...

Last Updated: 14 Mar 2014

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Reducing Alaska Native paediatric oral health disparities: a systematic review of oral health interventions and a case study on multilevel strategies to reduce sugar-sweetened beverage intake.
 

Author(s): Donald L Chi

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Tooth decay is the most common paediatric disease and there is a serious paediatric tooth decay epidemic in Alaska Native communities. When untreated, tooth decay can lead to pain, infection, systemic health problems, hospitalisations and in rare cases death, as well as school absenteeism, ...

Last Updated: 30 Dec 2013

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Last Updated: 8 Apr 2014

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Self Reported Oral Health, Awareness and Attitude Towards Dental Care Among Pregnant Women
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Pregnancy; Oral Health; Attitude

 

Last Updated: 27 Aug 2012

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International Validation of the QLQ-OH17 for Oral Health
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Quality of Life; EORTC; Oral Health

 

Last Updated: 6 Nov 2012

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