gerodontology

den·tal ger·i·at·rics

treatment of dental problems peculiar to advanced age.
gerodontics
geriatric dentistry,
, gerodontology (jer'ō-don'tiks, -don-tol'ŏ-jē)
Synonym(s): geriatric dentistry.
[gero- + G. odous, tooth]

gerodontology (jer´ōdontol´ōjē),

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Students from both subgroups had the lowest mean value in answers to the questions related to gerodontology as a specialized field and the level of their own education, i.
Evaluation Sodium Hypochlorite as a Denture Cleanser: A Clinical Study," Gerodontology 201; doi: 10.
1) Center of Oral Health, University Medicine Greifswald, Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, Gerodontology and Biomaterials, Rotgerberstrasse 8,17475 Greifswald, Germany
The findings were published today by The British Society of Gerodontology (BSG) - the science of looking after older people's teeth.
They want to keep their teeth, but to do so they will need a lot of professional attention from dental teams who have a sound training in gerodontology, the science of looking after older people's teeth.
Just over 16 per cent have false teeth, say the British Society of Gerodontology.
The British Society of Gerodontology - the science of looking after older people's teeth - recommended that old people should have an in-depth consultation with their dentist to map out a long-term healthcare plan
In patients receiving head and neck radiation to treat cancers--a group at high risk of poor salivary flow--Enamelon's remineralizing properties were "significantly superior" to a conventional fluoride application in preventing root decay, according to a report published in the July 1999 GERODONTOLOGY.
Association between clinical and subjective indicators of oral health status in an older adult population, Gerodontology.
Melin, "The influence of rinsing routines on fluoride retention after toothbrushing," Gerodontology, vol.
Locker D, Slade G, Association between clinical and subjective indicators of oral health status in an older adult population, Gerodontology, 1994 Dec, 11(2), 108-14.