Devid Michael Davis

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This study examined relative hazards for mortality and functional limitations according to poor self-ratings of health using prospective data from the NHANES I Epidemiologic Follow-up Study, a representative sample of US adults aged 25-74 years that has been followed since the First National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES I) was conducted(More)
Objectives To assess the effectiveness of a domiciliary denture service on the oral health related quality of life (OHQoL) of older patients requiring complete dentures.Design Community based single-blind randomised controlled trial.Subjects and methods 133 edentate adults aged 65 years and over referred to a community dental service for domiciliary care(More)
OBJECTIVES This study examines the influence of risk factors such as cigarette smoking, blood pressure, serum cholesterol, or chronic illness on frequency of hospital admission in a population-based sample. METHODS Data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey I Epidemiologic Followup Study for 6,461 adults aged 45 years and older were(More)
OBJECTIVE To investigate how dental implants impact on the oral health quality of life of people with Parkinson's disease (PD). BACKGROUND PD is a progressive neurological disorder that can result in a number of oral health care challenges, including denture difficulties. Lack of evidence related to use of implants in PD prompted this study to investigate(More)
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