health in America: A report of the Surgeon General.
healthcare causes millions of vulnerable seniors to suffer needlessly," said Sen.
Thus even this exclusively oral
domain was invigorated, if not shaped, by print culture.
Nearly equal proportions of women with and without breast cancer had ever used oral
contraceptives (70% and 68%, respectively), and the average duration of use among ever-users was similar (5.
Hairy leukoplakia is one of the most common, virally-induced, oral
diseases of individuals with HIV infection.
San Francisco, draws on its oral
history by using quotes from Walter Hauss, Sr.
Disabling conditions frequently are associated with severe oral
disease and dysfunction of the craniofacial complex.
Case Two: Oral
History as Civic Engagement: Professionalizing Collection
It is also assumed that nontooth-related oral
trauma, such as that from a denture-induced ulceration (denture sore), can permit the underlying bone to be exposed and infectious agents colonize that area, leading to an osteomyelitis (infection of the bone).
Although trained to assist and/or monitor a resident's oral
hygiene and dedicated to providing good care, aides are not always comfortable with this service because a poorly kept mouth can be intimidating and, frankly, repulsive.
In this article, we summarize the results of the development of an oral
sensitization protocol for food proteins in the rat.
Antiretroviral therapy (ART) is given to the HIV/AIDS patients and the frequency of the oral
lesions especially oral
candidiasis, necrotizing periodontal conditions, Kaposi sarcoma, oral
hairy leukoplakia and recurrent oral
ulcers has been reported to be decreased after this treatment due to reconstitution of the immune system.
VAP has been associated with poor oral
hygiene, and this link has galvanized healthcare workers and researchers to explore effective methods of oral
hygiene to reduce rates of VAP and other nosocomial infections.
Objective: A prospective, observational study was undertaken to investigate the epidemiology of oral
infection among the patients with advanced malignancies, and to investigate the effects of therapy strategies and risk factors on the incidence of oral