Oral Health

Common Name(s)

Oral Health

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Scientific Literature

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Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research.
The terms "Oral Health" returned 1331 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Oral Health in North Carolina: Relationship With General Health and Behavioral Risk Factors.
 

Author(s): Satomi Imai, Christopher J Mansfield

Journal: N C Med J. ;76(3):142-7.

 

Oral health is an integral part of general health, and loss of teeth may affect both physical and mental health. We examined how an individual's perception of his or her general health is related to oral care and loss of teeth, as well as how socioeconomic and behavioral factors are ...

Last Updated: 29 Oct 2015

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Perceived myths about oral health in India.
 

Author(s): H Mythri, R Santhosh Kumar

Journal: Indian J Dent Res. ;26(3):333.

 

Last Updated: 15 Aug 2015

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Obstetricians' knowledge, attitudes and practices in oral health and pregnancy.
 

Author(s): Sim Sai Tin, Viroj Wiwanitkit

Journal: Educ Health (Abingdon). ;28(1):111.

 

Last Updated: 11 Aug 2015

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The terms "Oral Health" returned 136 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Oral health in the elderly patient and its impact on general well-being: a nonsystematic review.
 

Author(s): José Antonio Gil-Montoya, Ana Lucia Ferreira de Mello, Rocío Barrios, Miguel Angel Gonzalez-Moles, Manuel Bravo

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Data on the oral health of the elderly depict a worrying situation, with an elevated prevalence of caries and moderate periodontal disease, frequent edentulism, and numerous cases of dry mouth and oral cancer. There is wide evidence that periodontitis is a risk factor for certain ...

Last Updated: 24 Feb 2015

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Measuring oral health literacy: a scoping review of existing tools.
 

Author(s): Virginia Dickson-Swift, Amanda Kenny, Jane Farmer, Mark Gussy, Sarah Larkins

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This article presents findings from a scoping review of tools used to measure oral health literacy. Internationally, interest in oral health literacy is driven by oral health disparities, particularly for disadvantaged groups, with conditions such as dental caries and periodontal ...

Last Updated: 16 Jul 2015

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Oral health of elite athletes and association with performance: a systematic review.
 

Author(s): P Ashley, A Di Iorio, E Cole, A Tanday, I Needleman

Journal: Br J Sports Med. 2015 Jan;49(1):14-9.

 

We aimed to systematically review the epidemiology of oral disease and trauma in the elite athlete population and to investigate the impact of oral health on sporting performance.

Last Updated: 16 Dec 2014

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

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Pregnancy; Oral Health; Attitude

 

Last Updated: 29 Oct 2015

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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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Good Oral Health - A Bi-level Intervention to Improve Older Adult Oral Health
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Dental Health

 

Last Updated: 13 Apr 2015

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