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Oral Hygiene Care for Functionally Dependent and Cognitively Impaired Older Adults 11

@inproceedings{Johnson2012OralHC,
  title={Oral Hygiene Care for Functionally Dependent and Cognitively Impaired Older Adults 11},
  author={Valerie Blanco Johnson and Deborah Perry Schoenfelder},
  year={2012}
}
Valerie Blanco Johnson, RDH, MS Edited by Deborah Perry Schoenfelder, PhD, RN Oral health is essential to overall health and disease prevention, speech and alimentary functioning, and quality of life (QOL) (Institute of Medicine [IOM], 2011; Shay, Scannapieco, Terpenning, Smith, & Taylor, 2005). This is especially so for older adults, who should be able to live pain free, eat and talk comfortably, feel good about their appearance, and maintain social relationships and interactions… Expand
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