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Abstract A study has been conducted to assess the oral health status and need for dental treatment among elderly Cape Coloreds resident in homes for the aged in the Cape Peninsula of South Africa. This paper describes the prevalence of diseases of the mouth with special reference to denture‐induced lesions and white lesions of the oral by: Rao, Ashwini and Sequeira, Peter S.
and *, Soben Peter and *, Rajeev A () Oral Health Status of the Institutionalized Elderly in Mangalore. Indian Journal of Dental Research, 10 (2).
Cited by: 6. This study was carried out among institutionalized elderly aged 60 years and above residing in Mangalore. The oral health status was assessed using the modified Oral Health Assessment Form.
The most frequently observed periodontal condition was shallow pockets seen in % of the Dental health status of the institutionalized elderly book subjects. Numerous impairments cause suffering to the institutionalized elderly person.
The medically compromised or severely demented patient, especially one with swallowing difficulties, presents a challenge to the dental practitioner. This paper summarizes typical geriatric dental problems that caregivers in a long-term care (LTC) facility should find by: 6.
Oral health status is poor in the elderly institutionalized Lebanese population, which should promote a multidisciplinary team sharing responsibility for daily oral hygiene and access to dental treatment.
Oral health status of institutionalized elderly Cape Coloreds from the Cape Peninsula of South Africa. van Wyk CW, Farman AG, Staz J.
A study has been conducted to assess the oral health status and need for dental treatment among elderly Cape Coloreds resident in homes for the aged in the Cape Peninsula of South Africa.
This study aims to identify self-perceived oral health status in institutionalized elderly in Brazil, using the Geriatric Oral Health Assessment Index (GOHAI) and to seek associations with objective and subjective conditions and behavior related to oral health, individual traits, and environmental factors.
Considering the relation between OHRQoL and oral health status, Matthias et al. proposed to use GOHAI as a predictor of objective oral health conditions in institutionalized elderly, with good sensitivity when comparing with other indicators of oral health-related quality of life to identify unmet need for dental treatment (7,10,21).
Therefore. Oral and dental health of non-institutionalized elderly people in Spain. Author links open overlay panel María Morales-Suárez-Varela a b c Pilar Ibáñez-Cabanell d e Natalia Gimeno-Clemente a b José Manuel Roig-García d e María Adoración Nieto-García f Agustín Llopis-González a b María Morales-Suárez-Varela a b c Pilar Ibáñez-Cabanell d e Natalia Gimeno-Clemente a b José.
The findings of this study clearly demonstrate high unmet needs for prosthetic care among an institutionalized elderly population. Brauer L, Besserman M, Frijs-Madsen B. and Brauer E. Oral health status and needs for dental treatment in geriatric patients in a Danish district hospital.
Subjective Oral Health Status Indicators and Their Relation to Nutritional Status among Institutionalized Elderly in Alexandria Article (PDF Available) in Egyptian dental journal To assess the oral health status of elderly residents living in nursing homes, and to determine whether there have been any changes between and Material and methods.
The dental, periodontal, prosthetic, and oral mucosal status was recorded for elderly long-term residents in. Dental status, xerostomia and the oral health‐related quality of life of an elderly institutionalized population David Locker BDS, PhD Professor, Community Dental Health Services Research Unit, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto,Edward Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 1G6; @ Conclusion: The oral health status of elderly people was found to be poor.
Hence, it is concluded from this study that tooth loss is higher among the geriatric group residing in old age homes and.
Byaccording to the US Census, the number of US adults aged 65 years or older is expected to reach 98 million, 24% of the overall population. 1 Older Americans with the poorest oral health tend to be those who are economically disadvantaged, lack insurance, and are members of racial and ethnic minorities.
Being disabled, homebound, or institutionalized (e.g., seniors who live in nursing. Oral health‐related quality of life and nutritional status of institutionalized elderly population aged 60 years and above in Mysore City, India.
Objective: To assess whether oral health–related quality of life (OHRQoL) is associated with nutritional status in the institutionalised elderly population of Mysore.
for oral health (Petersen, ; Petersen, a). InWHO initiated a global survey to highlight the needs for improving oral health of older people.
The objectives of the present report are as follows: 1. To provide a situation analysis of the oral health status and use of oral health. Abstract An investigation was conducted to establish the dental status of elderly patients in two geriatric hospitals in Limerick, Ireland, in terms of denture status and the number of teeth present.
Seventy eight percent of those examined were edentulous, but only 27% of edentulous patients were wearing maxillary and mandibular dentures. A cross-sectional study was performed of individuals aged 65 years and above (n=1,), resident in the health region of Barcelona and in Brazil.
Two surveys and exams relating to the oral health status of institutionalized elderly persons in Brazil (in ) and in Barcelona, Spain (in ) were carried out. Oral disorders are cumulative throughout life and hence unfavourable outcomes are likely to be greatest among the elderly.
A descriptive cross-sectional study was conducted among institutionalized geriatric population in old-age homes of Jabalpur city, Madhya Pradesh, to assess their prosthetic status and prosthetic needs.
This is in reference to the research article entitled, “Dental Prosthetic Status and Prosthetic Need of the Institutionalized Elderly Living in Geriatric Homes in Mangalore: A Pilot Study” published in ISRN Dentistry  regarding which we find the following discrepancies in the paper and request publication of an erratum for the benefit of the scientific community.
Previous studies have identified considerable barriers to dental care and unmet dental needs among institutionalized elderly. This study examined physical and financial arrangements for dental care of institutionalized elderly in Singapore. Chief administrators of the 68 homes for the elderly in Singapore were interviewed.
Objective: The objective of this study was to compare the caries, periodontal status, and toothbrushing practices of Chinese elderly people with and without dementia.
Methods: This cross-sectional study recruited Chinese people aged 65 years or over attending daycare centers in Hong Kong.
The participants’ dementia status was identified from their medical record. The aim of the study was to de-termine the oral health status and treatment needs of elderly residents of residential homes in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Methods: Among elderly residents, 83 (51 males, and 32 females) of them were interviewed and clini-cally examined according to WHO criteria by two calibrated dentists.
Results: The mean age of the subjects was 72 ± Despite major imp rovements in oral health for the population as a whole, oral health disparities exist for man y racial and ethnic groups, by socioeconomic status (SES), gender, age and geographic location. Tooth loss, which varies greatly by state and SES, is an oral health indicator that illustrates th e wide variation across the country.
Oral health is important for food choice. Chewing is the first step in the digestive process. Adequate general health in the elderly is essential to a good quality of life. The absence of teeth affects digestive capacity and nutritional status. Oral health is also an important factor for improving the quality of life of the elderly.
The oral health of an ageing population, especially that of the institutionalized elderly population, constitutes a significant concern because it is closely linked to general health and the quality of life. Shared common risk factors drive the development and worsening of poor oral health and non-communicable diseases, which eventually lead to self-care inability.
Learn about oral health and older adults: dry mouth, burning mouth syndrome, saliva and salivary gland disorders and more. The relationship between prosthetic status and the geriatric oral health assessment index in a group of institutionalized elderly of an Indian city: A cross-sectional study.
Journal of Contemporary Dental Practice, 14 (6), – This systematic review aimed to compare the nutritional status and oral health in older adults individuals. Three databases (Medline-Pubmed, Scopus and EMBASE) were searched up to October 28th for studies that performed the Subjective Global Assessment (SGA) or the Mini Nutritional Assessment (MNA) and an oral examination performed by a dental professional, either dental.
The association between oral health and malnutrition has been investigated in detail. The nutrition of elderly subjects in residential care homes is determined by caregivers, dietitians or nutritionists and managed by changing the consistency of their supplied food.
However, few reports have described the relationship between oral condition and supplied food consistency.Book of Abstracts of the Peradeniya University Research Sessions, Sri Lanka - Vol. 17 th July, 3 EFFECT OF DENTURE STATUS ON ORAL HEALTH RELATED QUALITY OF LIFE OF INSTITUTIONALIZED OLDER INDIVIDUALS IN SRI LANKA I.
P. Thilakumara1, R. M. Jayasingha2, M. L. Pathirathna3, S. Kularathna4, R. D. Jayasinghe5.Get this from a library! Oral health care for the institutionalized elderly: teaching modules for nurses and nurses' aides on geriatric oral health care.
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