Feasibility of colocating dental hygienists into medical practices.


OBJECTIVES To test the feasibility of colocating registered dental hygienists (RDHs) into medical practices and to evaluate parent/caregiver oral health characteristics. METHODS From December 2008 to April 2009, we colocated five RDHs into five medical practices identified for their service to low-income children. Dual-function exam rooms were built in… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/jphd.12010


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@article{Braun2013FeasibilityOC, title={Feasibility of colocating dental hygienists into medical practices.}, author={Patricia A. Braun and Shelby Kahl and Misoo C. Ellison and Sarah B Ling and Katina Widmer-Racich and Matthew F Daley}, journal={Journal of public health dentistry}, year={2013}, volume={73 3}, pages={187-94} }