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Frequency of dental visits dramatically decreases after dementia diagnosis

September 4, 2017 dementia, dental check-ups, dentistry today, neurodegenerative diseases, oral health

Patients with dementia tend to abandon regular dental check-ups, the results of a large-scale longitudinal study have revealed. The utilisation of dental services, as well as the research group’s general oral health status, significantly declined after a diagnosis of dementia, researchers from the Karolinska Institutet in Sweden found.

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Orthodontic treatment planning possible without radiation exposure

September 4, 2017 magnetic resonance imaging, MRI scan, orthodontic treatment, radiograph

Patients with dementia tend to abandon regular dental check-ups, the results of a large-scale longitudinal study have revealed. The utilisation of dental services, as well as the research group’s general oral health status, significantly declined after a diagnosis of dementia, researchers from the Karolinska Institutet in Sweden found.

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