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Managing patients with Alzheimer's disease: The primary care role of dentists
The Journal of the American Dental Association
  • H. S. Goodman
  • M. C. Ickrath
  • Linda C. Niessen, Nova Southeastern University
ISBN or ISSN
0002-8177
Publication Date / Copyright Date
1-1-1993
Abstract
The primary care role of a dentist in the comprehensive care and management of a patient with Alzheimer's disease and the caregiver is described. As part of a geriatric assessment team, the dentist can contribute to a strategy addressing these patients' complex needs.
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Citation Information
H. S. Goodman, M. C. Ickrath and Linda C. Niessen. "Managing patients with Alzheimer's disease: The primary care role of dentists" The Journal of the American Dental Association Vol. 124 (1993) p. 75 - 80
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/linda-niessen/169/