Elderly caregivers profile and oral health perception

  title={Elderly caregivers profile and oral health perception},
  author={Nemre Adas Saliba and Suzely Adas Saliba Moimaz and Jeidson Ant{\^o}nio Morais Marques and Rosana Leal do Prado},
The aim of this study was to evaluate the profile a nd the oral health perception of elderly caregivers who in charge of giving assistan ce to three benefiting institutions in the city of Araçatuba, Brazil. A form was filled in by the interviewers according to the caregivers’ answers. In relation to schooling level, 83.3% have nurse aid’s technician course and 16.7% don’t present any type of technical formation. Mor e than half of the interviewed caregivers (61.11%) reported that they started… CONTINUE READING