Oral Health Advice for People With Serious Mental Illness

Clifton, Andrew, Tosh, Graeme, Khokhar, Waqqas, Jones, Hannah and Wells, Nicola (2011) Oral Health Advice for People With Serious Mental Illness. Schizophrenia Bulletin, 37 (3). pp. 464-465. ISSN 0586-7614

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People with serious mental illness experience an erosion of functioning in day-to-day life over a protracted period of time. There is also evidence to suggest that people with serious mental illness have a greater risk of experiencing oral disease and have greater oral treatment needs than the general population. However, oral health has never been seen as a priority in people suffering with serious mental illness.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: oral health care, meta-analysis, mental illness
Subjects: A400 Clinical Dentistry
B900 Others in Subjects allied to Medicine
Department: Faculties > Health and Life Sciences > Nursing, Midwifery and Health
Depositing User: EPrint Services
Date Deposited: 25 Aug 2011 11:36
Last Modified: 17 Dec 2023 14:49
URI: https://nrl.northumbria.ac.uk/id/eprint/2874

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