Comparison of nutritional counseling between provider types.

  title={Comparison of nutritional counseling between provider types.},
  author={Gina Sajnani-Oommen and Silvia Perez-Spiess and Kell N Julliard},
  journal={Pediatric dentistry},
  volume={28 4},
OBJECTIVE The goal of this study was to compare the provision of and attitudes toward nutritional counseling between pediatricians and pediatric dentists. METHODS Questionnaires were mailed to 500 US members of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and the American Academy of Pediatrics. RESULTS The survey had a response rate of 33% (pediatric dentists=36%; pediatricians=29%). 84% of pediatricians routinely offered nutritional counseling compared to 71% of pediatric dentists. With… CONTINUE READING