Inter J Stomatol ›› 2018, Vol. 45 ›› Issue (4): 492-496.doi: 10.7518/gjkq.2018.04.021

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Oral health promotion and maintenance of mental/intellectual disabled children

You Wenzhe, Xia Bin.   

  1. Dept. of Pediatric Dentistry, School and Hospital of Stomatology, Peking University & National Clinical Research Center for Oral Disease & National Engineering Laboratory for Digital and Material Technology of Stomatology & Beijing Key Laboratory of Digital Stomatology, Beijing 100081, China)
  • Received:2017-12-05 Revised:2018-03-24 Online:2018-07-02 Published:2018-07-02

Abstract: Oral hygiene status of mental/intellectual disabled children has got more and more attention. It’s of great importance to help them to maintain oral health independently. Meanwhile, guardians and oral hygienists should play important roles in it. This review mainly summarized relevant studies on oral health promotion and maintenance of mental/intellectual disabled children, therefore, it could be referred in relevant studies in the future.

Key words: mentally disabled, intellectual disabled, children, oral health, health promotion

CLC Number: 

  • R78

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