U K Cirincione

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The purpose of this study was to survey dental practitioners regarding their own habits and information provided to their patients on toothbrush replacement and maintenance. Questionnaires were mailed to 717 Chicago-area dentists and dental hygienists with a response rate of 47.5% (n = 341). Results indicate the practitioners recommend their patients(More)
Little data exists on dental hygiene roles in areas other than private practice. The purpose of this study was to obtain demographic data on hospital-based dental hygienists and to describe their work characteristics, job responsibilities, and professional interactions. A two-page questionnaire was mailed to administrators or dental directors of hospitals(More)
Changes in society have dictated changes in the future of the dental hygiene profession and in the curriculum used to prepare students. Dental hygiene students should be prepared to assume a variety of new roles in the oral health and health care fields, including administrator/manager, researcher, educator, clinician, patient advocate, and change agent.(More)
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