Oral Health

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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 1600 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Addressing Oral Health Disparities Via Educational Foci on Cultural Competence.
 

Author(s): Linda S Behar-Horenstein, Rueben C Warren, Virginia J Dodd, Frank A Catalanotto

Journal: Am J Public Health. 2017 May;107(S1):S18-S23.

 

An ever-present challenge for the oral health profession is to reduce the extent of oral disease among racial and ethnic minority populations. Adding to this complex dilemma is the linkage between oral health and systemic health. We describe enhanced cultural competency, in the context ...

Last Updated: 29 Jun 2017

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A Workforce Strategy for Reducing Oral Health Disparities: Dental Therapists.
 

Author(s): Jane Koppelman, Rebecca Singer-Cohen

Journal: Am J Public Health. 2017 May;107(S1):S13-S17.

 

This article seeks to chronicle how dental therapists are being used to bolster the supply of providers for the underserved and explore their potential to diversify the field of dentistry and improve public health. Of the factors that contribute to persistent oral health disparities ...

Last Updated: 29 Jun 2017

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Oral Health Intervention for Low-Income African American Men in Atlanta, Georgia.
 

Author(s): LaShawn M Hoffman, Latrice Rollins, Tabia Henry Akintobi, Katherine Erwin, Kimberly Lewis, Natalie Hernandez, Assia Miller

Journal: Am J Public Health. 2017 May;107(S1):S104-S110.

 

To describe the Minority Men's Oral Health Dental Access Program (MOHDAP) intervention and report participants' outcomes and satisfaction.

Last Updated: 29 Jun 2017

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The terms "Oral Health" returned 149 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Integrating Maternal and Children's Oral Health Promotion into Nursing and Midwifery Practice- A Systematic Review.
 

Author(s): Reham Abou El Fadl, Mitch Blair, Sondus Hassounah

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Globally, oral diseases contribute to major disease problems and oral health disparities persistently exist amongst vulnerable population groups. Two contributory factors to these challenges are the shortage of dental practitioners and the characteristic separation between the medical ...

Last Updated: 23 Nov 2016

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Oral health in the agenda of priorities in public health.
 

Author(s): José Leopoldo Ferreira Antunes, Tatiana Natasha Toporcov, João Luiz Bastos, Paulo Frazão, Paulo Capel Narvai, Marco Aurélio Peres

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This study describes the scientific production on oral health diffused in Revista de Saúde Pública, in the 50 years of its publication. A narrative review study was carried out using PubMed, as it is the search database that indexes all issues of the journal. From 1967 to 2015, ...

Last Updated: 7 Sep 2016

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Zinc: A precious trace element for oral health care?
 

Author(s): Tayyaba Fatima, Zubaidah Binti Haji Abdul Rahim, Chai Wen Lin, Zeeshan Qamar

Journal: J Pak Med Assoc. 2016 Aug;66(8):1019-23.

 

This review will discuss the importance of Zinc in the maintenance of oral health. Zinc (Zn) is a trace element of valuable importance. In the oral cavity, it is naturally present at various sites such as dental plaque, dental hard tissues and saliva. It is proven to be effective ...

Last Updated: 15 Aug 2016

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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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Oral Health and Its Relation to Development and Well-being of Schoolchildren Before and After Restorative Treatments
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Dental Caries; Dental Atraumatic Restorative Treatment; Oral Health

 

Last Updated: 1 May 2017

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