Oral Health

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Oral Health

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Oral Health" returned 933 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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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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[Effects of 4% hypertonic saline solution mouthwash on oral health of elders in long term care facilities].
 

Author(s): Ju Ok Kim, Nam Cho Kim

Journal: J Korean Acad Nurs. 2014 Feb;44(1):13-20.

 

This study was done to examine the effects of 4% hypertonic saline solution mouthwash and tooth brushing education on the oral health of elders living in long term care facilities.

Last Updated: 18 Mar 2014

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The terms "Oral Health" returned 105 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

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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Salt fluoridation and oral health.
 

Author(s): Thomas M Marthaler

Journal: Acta Med Acad. 2013 Nov;42(2):140-55.

 

The aim of this paper is to make known the potential of fluoridated salt in community oral health programs, particularly in South Eastern Europe. Since 1922, the addition of iodine to salt has been successful in Switzerland. Goiter is virtually extinct. By 1945, the caries-protective ...

Last Updated: 6 Dec 2013

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Water fluoridation and oral health.
 

Author(s): Máiréad Antoinette Harding, Denis Martin O'Mullane

Journal: Acta Med Acad. 2013 Nov;42(2):131-9.

 

Water fluoridation, is the controlled addition of fluoride to the water supply, with the aim of reducing the prevalence of dental caries. Current estimates suggest that approximately 370 million people in 27 countries consume fluoridated water, with an additional 50 million consuming ...

Last Updated: 6 Dec 2013

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

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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