A 5-year study of attachment loss in community-dwelling older adults: incidence density.

@article{Beck1997A5S,
  title={A 5-year study of attachment loss in community-dwelling older adults: incidence density.},
  author={James D. Beck and Liliana Cusmano and W Green-Helms and Gary G. Koch and Steven Offenbacher},
  journal={Journal of periodontal research},
  year={1997},
  volume={32 6},
  pages={506-15}
}
This is the second of three papers that present trends in attachment loss and tooth loss over a 5-yr period in a population of community-dwelling elderly black and whites. The first paper in this series showed that in addition to subject attrition during the 5 yr of the study, teeth also were lost. This loss of subjects and teeth resulted in trends that… CONTINUE READING