Maintaining oral health across the life span

Academic Article


  • Oral health is directly related to systemic health, yet many Americans have limited to no access to dental health professionals. Nurse practitioners are in an excellent position to fill this void by providing caries risk assessments, chemical therapy to prevent progression of caries, and appropriate patient education to prevent caries. Copyright © 2014 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
  • Published In

  • Nurse Practitioner  Journal
  • Digital Object Identifier (doi)

    Author List

  • Jablonski R; Mertz E; Featherstone JDB; Fulmer T
  • Start Page

  • 39
  • End Page

  • 48
  • Volume

  • 39
  • Issue

  • 6