Provision of dental care in the community

[proceedings. by Course in Dental Public Health Administration Hartland, Mich. 1966.

Publisher: School of Public Health, University of Michigan in Ann Arbor

Written in English
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Bibliography: p. 190-201.

ContributionsUniversity of Michigan. School of Public Health.
LC ClassificationsRK52 .C69 1966
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 201 p.
Number of Pages201
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5111962M
LC Control Number74184551

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The purpose of this paper is to review changes that have affected pharmacy practice in the community, to identify opportunities and barriers to the provision of dental and oral health advice Cited by: The Provision Of Dental Care Essay Words 3 Pages Efficiently and effectively provide or manage the provision of appropriate dental care (exams, cleanings, fillings, extractions, dentures, etc.) to inmates equal to the standard of care of the surrounding community.

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Postdoctoral residents. For the provision of urgent dental care in primary care dental settings and designated urgent dental care provider sites Version 3 (updated 28 August ) This guidance is correct at the time of publishing.

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