Preventive dentistry: Antimicrobial chewing gum for the elderly in residential homes


Objective The aim of this study was to investigate the attitudes of elderly residents to using an antimicrobial chewing gum as an aid to oral health, and the opinion of their carers on such a procedure.Design A cross-sectional, multi-centre survey using a structured interview/questionnaire conducted with elderly residents and their carers.Setting In January… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/sj.bdj.4800343


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