Oral health status in a group of the elderly population residing at home

Nazliel H. E., Hersek N., Ozbek M., Karaagaoglu E.

GERODONTOLOGY, vol.29, no.2, 2012 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 29 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.1741-2358.2011.00556.x
  • Journal Name: GERODONTOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Keywords: body mass index, geriatric dentistry, oral health, tooth loss, NUTRITIONAL-STATUS, TEETH, PEOPLE, EDENTULOUSNESS, DENTITION, NUTRIENT, SERVICES
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes


Objectives: To determine the oral health status and treatment needs of subjects aged 65 years and older residing in different districts of Ankara.