Aviation dentistry: current concepts and practice

  title={Aviation dentistry: current concepts and practice},
  author={Y. Zadik},
  • Y. Zadik
  • Published 2009
  • Medicine
  • BDJ
  • Background With the growing number of air passengers, flight attendants, leisure pilots as well as military and airline pilots, dentists may increasingly encounter flight-related oral conditions requiring treatment. Moreover, dentists should prevent the creation of in-flight hazards when treating aircrew members. The aim of this article is to introduce the concepts of aviation (aerospace) medicine and dentistry.Methods Data were gathered to cover the following issues: head and facial… CONTINUE READING
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