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
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