Unperceived dental needs in a group of Malaysian elderly patients.

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The present study analysed the records of 342 elderly subjects aged 55 years and above of different ethnic groups to ascertain the types and level of their unperceived dental needs. The overall percentage of unperceived needs was highest among the Malays (96.1% or 74/77 subjects) and among the men (88.5% or 139/157 subjects). The unperceived need for… (More)

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@article{Razak1989UnperceivedDN, title={Unperceived dental needs in a group of Malaysian elderly patients.}, author={Ibrahim Abdul Razak and M. M. Ali}, journal={Annals of the Academy of Medicine, Singapore}, year={1989}, volume={18 5}, pages={516-8} }