Prevention of oral diseases and oral health promotion.

  title={Prevention of oral diseases and oral health promotion.},
  author={Helen C Gift},
  journal={Current opinion in dentistry},
  volume={1 3},
Research and activities, as promoted in 1989 and 1990, in oral disease prevention and health promotion are summarized. Significant syntheses of research findings have occurred, as a result of planning and workship activities, which will direct oral health promotion in the 1990s. Original research on established and new preventive therapies for dental caries, periodontal diseases, oral mucosal alterations, soft-tissue lesions, precancers and cancers, and trauma are reported, opportunities to… CONTINUE READING