oral medicine


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oral medicine

Medspeak-UK
The specialty of dentistry which studies, diagnoses and treats chronic recurrent medical disorders of the oral and maxillofacial region.

Vox populi
Any medicine or therapeutic taken by mouth.
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3) Postgraduate Student, Department of Oral Medicine, Faculty of Dentistry, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran.
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Truelove is Associate Professor and Chairman, Department of Oral Medicine and Co-Director, DECOD, University of Washington.
Professor of Oral Medicine, University of Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff, UK
An adjunct clinical lecturer in the Department of Periodontics and Oral Medicine for eight years, Korte said she has always been passionate about teaching and a desire to pursue higher education.
An increased awareness of the discipline of oral medicine and the optimal interaction between medical and dental practitioners relating to this specialty would augur well to improve on the already high standards of medical and dental care in South Africa.
The long-term use of liquid oral medicine may contribute to dental caries, as shown by clinical studies [Roberts and Roberts, 1979; Sahgal et al.
co-chair of the statement writing group and professor and chair of oral medicine at the Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte, N.
Van Konyenburg presented a seminar on myalgic encepaphalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome to the Swedish branch of the IAOMT (International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicology) on October 1-2,2011.
A local hospital had administered oral medicine and antibiotics.
Professor Saman Warnakulasuriya, Chair in Oral Medicine & Experimental Oral Pathology at London's King's College, addressed an audience of politicians, mouth cancer sufferers and leading dental figures at the official launch of the Mouth Cancer Awareness campaign at the House of Commons.