Issues in access to oral health care for special care patients.

@article{Davis2009IssuesIA,
  title={Issues in access to oral health care for special care patients.},
  author={Martin Jeremy Davis},
  journal={Dental clinics of North America},
  year={2009},
  volume={53 2},
  pages={
          169-81, vii
        }
}
Access to oral health care for persons with special health care needs is quite limited. Psychologic, economic, and physical barriers exist that prevent these patients, who may have complex medical histories and physical or psychologic disabilities, from accessing appropriate continuing dental care. There are ways to surmount each of these barriers, typically with both positive and negative aspects that must be considered. Education of the health care professionals, the patients, government… CONTINUE READING
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