Dental Care for Chronically Ill
"Dental Care for Chronically Ill" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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Dental care for patients with chronic diseases. These diseases include chronic cardiovascular, endocrinologic, hematologic, immunologic, neoplastic, and renal diseases. The concept does not include dental care for the mentally or physically disabled which is DENTAL CARE FOR DISABLED.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Dental Care for Chronically Ill" by people in Profiles.
A survey of clinicians: prioritization of dental treatment in leukemia patients prior to chemotherapy. Int J Prosthodont. 2009 May-Jun; 22(3):303-6.
Oral, dental, and supportive care in the cancer patient. Cancer Treat Res. 2003; 114:353-70.
Dental follow-up compliance in a population of irradiated head and neck cancer patients. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2002 Jan; 93(1):35-8.
A prospective pilot study to evaluate a new dental assessment and treatment paradigm for patients scheduled to undergo intensive chemotherapy for cancer. Cancer. 1999 Apr 15; 85(8):1843-8.
Efficacy of a sonic toothbrush for plaque removal by caregivers in a special needs population. Spec Care Dentist. 1998 Sep-Oct; 18(5):202-6.
Oral manifestations and anesthesia considerations in a child with glycogen storage disease type 1b: case report. Pediatr Dent. 1997 Mar-Apr; 19(2):123-6.