Oral Health in Geriatric Patients (Paperback)Jonathon A. Ship (author)
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Since oral disease in the elderly can lead directly or indirectly to malnutrition, altered communication, increased susceptibility to infectious diseases, oral health professionals can play a vital role in helping the elderly to achieve optimum quality of life.
The book also offers topical and systemic drug regimens for treatment of common oral disorders with special attention to the fact that the pharmacokinetics of drug absorption, distribution and metabolism are considerably altered in elderly patients.
Publisher: B.C. Decker Inc
Number of pages: 80
Weight: 20 g
Dimensions: 216 x 127 x 6 mm
Edition: 2nd edition
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