Oral health in older people
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Oral health in older people

Mary Clay Matron, Moorlands Nursing Home, Lightwater, Surrey

Oral health is an area which is often overlooked when caring for older people. This article gives guidelines on how to ensure that older people do not suffer discomfort and diseases in the mouth.

Nursing Older People. 12, 7, 21-26. doi: 10.7748/nop2000.

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