Accession Number : ADA266974


Title :   A Survey of Dental Emergencies among U.S. Army Active Duty Personnel


Descriptive Note : Final rept.


Corporate Author : ARMY HEALTH CARE STUDIES AND CLINICAL INVESTIGATION ACTIVITY FORT SAM HOUSTON TX


Personal Author(s) : Amstutz, Richard D


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a266974.pdf


Report Date : 18 May 1993


Pagination or Media Count : 63


Abstract : This report presents the results of a 1992 survey to describe characteristics of soldiers presenting with dental emergencies; documents the conditions causing dental emergencies; reports the disposition of soldiers with dental emergencies; and estimates the costs in time to the soldier's unit and to the Army Dental Care System associated with the diagnosis, treatment, and disposition of a soldier with a dental emergency. Active army, Medical, Dentists, Emergency, Survey.


Descriptors :   *EMERGENCIES , *ARMY PERSONNEL , *MILITARY MEDICINE , *DENTISTRY , *HEALTH CARE FACILITIES , ARMY RESEARCH , ESTIMATES , PREVENTIVE MEDICINE , ARMY , TIME , COSTS , SURVEYS


Subject Categories : Personnel Management and Labor Relations
      Medicine and Medical Research


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE