Accession Number:

ADA053550

Title:

Psychological Aspects of Geriatric Dentistry.

Descriptive Note:

Rept. for Sep-Dec 77,

Corporate Author:

ARMY INST OF DENTAL RESEARCH WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1977-12-15

Pagination or Media Count:

18.0

Abstract:

This paper explores problems of the aged patient that have importance to the dental practitioner. Particular emphasis is given to problems in prosthodontics, periodonticsoral hygiene and the operative areas of dentistry. A review of the psychology of the geriatric is presented along with suggestions for successful treatment.

Subject Categories:

  • Psychology
  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE