Education for geriatric oral health promotion.

  • Margaret Reynolds
  • Published 1997 in
    Special care in dentistry : official publication…

Abstract

Dentate older adults need to be aware that restorative procedures completed in the past do not guarantee their oral health now or in the future. By building on the strengths of their current behaviors, the elderly may see change as more manageable and may accept it more readily. Educational approaches aimed at the edentulous older patient should focus on… (More)

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@article{Reynolds1997EducationFG, title={Education for geriatric oral health promotion.}, author={Margaret Reynolds}, journal={Special care in dentistry : official publication of the American Association of Hospital Dentists, the Academy of Dentistry for the Handicapped, and the American Society for Geriatric Dentistry}, year={1997}, volume={17 1}, pages={33-6} }