December 2014

Volume 31, Issue 4

Integrating oral health into a dementia care pathway

Authors: S.S. Sadaghiani M.A. Dermont
doi: 10.1922/CDH_3426Dermont04


Dental Public Health in Action Integrating oral health into a dementia care pathway Public health competencies illustrated: This paper sets the scene for action that is likely to be required by many practitioners of dental public health as dementia and its implications for oral health and treatment services will affect all communities. It illustrates employment of the following public health competencies: • Strategic leadership and collaborative working for health • Policy and strategy development and implementation • Assessing the evidence on oral health and dental interventions, programmes and services • Oral health improvement


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The European Association of Dental Public Health conference resolution on the control of e-cigarettes; Or “You have to be a bit crazy to carry on smoking conventional cigarettes when there are e-cigar 194-195 Download
Integrating oral health into a dementia care pathway 196-199 Download
Weighing up the Weighted Case Mix Tool (WCMT): a psychometric investigation using confirmatory factor analysis 200-206 Download
Implementation partnerships in a community-based intergenerational oral health study 207-211 Download
Trends and predictors of primary dental care health services for adults in Israel 212-218 Download
Dentists’ views on the effects of changing economic conditions on dental services provided for children and adolescents in Iceland 219-223 Download
Utilisation of oral health services provided by non-dental health practitioners in developed countries: a review of the literature 224-233 Download
Associations between schools’ guidelines and pupils’ smoking and sweet consumption 234-239 Download
The impact of oral health status on the Oral Health-Related Quality of Life (OHRQoL) of 12-year-olds from children’s and parents’ perspectives 240-244 Download
Validity of a questionnaire in estimating restorative treatment need among young adults 245-250 Download
Validating a measure of the prevalence of dental anxiety as applied to Kuwaiti adolescents 251-256 Download


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