Oral Disease

  • Robert S. Felder

Abstract

Edentulism, once a hallmark of aging, is declining. Data from national surveys (1957–1983) indicate that edentulism among 65- to 74-year-old persons decreased from 55.4% to 34.1%.1–3 This trend is expected to continue as the younger, dentally aware, population ages.

Keywords

Oral Health Oral Cancer Root Canal Tooth Loss Oral Care 
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