Geriatrics and Periodontics: A Review

  • Mayank Jain
  • Kesari Singh
Keywords: Oral Care, Periodontitis, Geriatrics, Older population, Dental Plaque

Abstract

Oral health is an important aspect of general well being and in the elderly population compromised oral care has been considered a major risk factor for various health problems. Hence oral-systemic diseases linkage is a special health concern for this elderly population and high quality of oral health care should be available to all regardless of age or circumstances.

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Published
2018-04-10
How to Cite
Mayank Jain, & Kesari Singh. (2018). Geriatrics and Periodontics: A Review. International Healthcare Research Journal, 2(1), 6-9. https://doi.org/10.26440/IHRJ/02_01/156

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