ERIC Number: EJ425891
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: 0
The Effect of Recent Trends on Dental Hygiene.
Douglass, Chester W.
Journal of Dental Education, v55 n3 p225-27 Mar 1991
Six trends affecting dental hygiene practice are discussed: demographic changes; disease pattern changes; higher societal expectations; financing and delivery system changes; technological advancement; and regulatory and legislative trends. It is argued that, though the trends reflect positively on dental hygiene, practitioners need to increase their involvement in these (MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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