Permanent URL to this publication: http://dx.doi.org/10.5167/uzh-59513
Sobotta, B A J; Reiber, T; Nitschke, I (2011). Oral health of seafarers - a review. International Maritime Health, 62(1):8-16.
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The research base needs to be expanded to cover all seafarers. Dental professional expertise should be sought in policy and guideline development relevant to oral health. A strategy comprising preventive, screening, and treatment service components should be developed and a certificate of dental health introduced. Funding strategies in a complex environment of transnational stakeholders for the improvement of oral-health services for seafarers are needed. Aspects of military oral health care systems could be an example for civilian operators.
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|Item Type:||Journal Article, refereed, original work|
|Communities & Collections:||04 Faculty of Medicine > Center for Dental Medicine > Clinic for Masticatory Disorders and Complete Dentures, Geriatric and Special Care Dentistry|
|DDC:||610 Medicine & health|
|Deposited On:||22 Feb 2012 10:15|
|Last Modified:||25 Apr 2013 12:04|
|Publisher:||Wydawnictwo Via Medica|
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