Self-reported medical problems among dental patients in Western Uttar Pradesh, India.

  title={Self-reported medical problems among dental patients in Western Uttar Pradesh, India.},
  author={Ashish Aggarwal and Sunil R. Panat and S Talukder},
  journal={Journal of dental education},
  volume={75 12},
Assessing the medical history of patients before any treatment is an essential aspect of the dentist's responsibility; however, many dental practitioners assume that their patients are systemically healthy so their medical history is often overlooked. The objective of this study was to determine the prevalence of self-reported medical conditions among a sample of dental school patients at the Institute of Dental Sciences, Bareilly (Uttar Pradesh), India. Detailed medical histories were taken… CONTINUE READING

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