Suely Maria Rodrigues

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This study aimed was to test the association between quality of life and edentulism among elderly individuals in a city in southeastern Brazil. This cross-sectional study was carried out with 163 individuals aged 60 years or older, functionally independent and non-institutionalized. Data were collected with a questionnaire and oral examination. The(More)
The study was undertaken aiming at identifying bacteria from the county of Raposa in the state of Maranhão. The clinical sample was collected by using a swab and held in a Cary-Blair transport medium. Enrichment in alkaline peptone water, isolation in TCBS selective indicator medium and biochemical coding of species were used for laboratory processing.(More)
Denture stomatitis, also known as atrophic candidiasis, remains the most frequent form of oral candidiasis, being detected in approximately 25%-65% of denture-wearing patients. Denture stomatitis is characterized by an erythematous inflammation of mucosal areas covered by prosthesis with preferential localization in the palatal mucosa. Although the clinical(More)
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