Dental care for institutionalized geriatric patients in Germany.

@article{Knabe1997DentalCF,
  title={Dental care for institutionalized geriatric patients in Germany.},
  author={Christine Knabe and Pavel Kr{\'a}m},
  journal={Journal of oral rehabilitation},
  year={1997},
  volume={24 12},
  pages={
          909-12
        }
}
This investigation determined the level of dental care for institutionalized geriatric patients residing in nursing home facilities. A total of 364 patients from nine different geriatric care units within the city of Berlin were involved in this study. On average the patients were 84.9 years old. Women represented 87.3% of the patients. A standardized questionnaire and a clinical examination of the mouth were utilized to assess patient satisfaction with geriatric care, their general medical… CONTINUE READING
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