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Improving Oral Health for the Elderly : An Interdisciplinary Approach

Publication year: 2008

ISBN: 978-0-387-74337-0

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Improving Oral Health for the Elderly: An Interdisciplinary Approach examines in depth a crucial yet frequently overlooked indicator of seniors’ quality of life. By combining a lifespan approach to health with a biopsychosocial perspective on health disparities, this book places oral health in the larger context of physical and mental well-being.

Subject: Medicine, Oral health, aging, cancer, dentistry, elderly, geriatrics, public health, quality of life, Public Health, Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, Geriatrics, Gerontology