oral health maintenance

oral health maintenance

a nursing intervention from the Nursing Interventions Classification (NIC) defined as maintenance and promotion of oral hygiene and dental health for the patient at risk for developing oral or dental lesions. See also Nursing Interventions Classification.
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In addition, we are affiliated with Western Dental, a dental and oral health maintenance organization that provides dental services in over 190 office locations with over 4,500 team members.
However, none of the pre-diabetes prevention programs include an oral health maintenance component.
This has probably attributed to the parents positive attitude and greater dental awareness which was reflected in the child's oral health maintenance.
BRUSSELS, September 14, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr Thomas Ulmer MEP and Dr Cristian Silviu Busoi MEP marked the 3rd annual World Oral Health Day by issuing a Call to Action for Better Oral Health in Europe to John Dalli, European Commissioner for Health and Consumer Policy, challenging the European Union (EU) to make progress in combating oral diseases and reducing the burden of oral health maintenance for all citizens.
In 1968, the Army implemented the Oral Health Maintenance Program which targeted younger Army Active Component Soldiers by requiring an annual dental exam and appointments to eliminate adverse dental conditions.
Kracher is a frequent contributor to The Dental Assistant Journal and is the author of four ADAA courses: Sports-Related Dental Injuries & Sports Dentistry, Oral Health Maintenance of Dental Implants, Carbonated Beverages--The Pouring Rights Dilemma, and Current Concepts in Preventive Dentistry.
Founded in 1903, Western Dental is one of California's oldest and most experienced dental and oral health maintenance organizations (DHMOs).
In addition, we are affiliated with a dental and oral health maintenance organization that provides dental services in over 180 office locations with over 4,000 team members.
The Navy Yard 5k is one of the many efforts of Matarazzo & Milici Group to educate the Philadelphia community about the importance of oral health and hygiene, even at-home oral health maintenance is a strategy they encourage patients to focus on.
By maintaining a 92% three-month recare compliance, Rotadent allows for predictable oral health maintenance as well as predictable results.