Search for dissertations about: "oral hygiene"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 61 swedish dissertations containing the words oral hygiene.

  1. 1. Treatment of intra-oral halitosis

    University dissertation from Malmö university, Faculty of Odontolgy

    Author : Seida Erovic Ademovski; Högskolan Kristianstad.; Högskolan Kristianstad.; Malmö University.; [2017]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; ODONTOLOGY; ODONTOLOGI; Medicine; Halitosis; Dålig andedräkt; Oral hygiene;

    Abstract : Intra-oral  halitosis  (bad  breath)  is reported  to affect  15-83 % of the adult population. Having intra-oral halitosis is a social and psycho-logical handicap, and may cause people in the  person’s social circle to increase the physical distance or to turn their faces in another direction to avoid the unpleasant smell from the exhaled air. READ MORE

  2. 2. Snuff use and oral health among young ice-hockey players : Implications for oral health promotion

    University dissertation from Göteborgs Universitet

    Author : Margot Rolandsson; Karlstads universitet.; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2005]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Dental Hygiene; Oral hälsa; adolescence; grounded theory; health promotion; ice-hockey; intervention; oral health; smokeless tobacco; smoking; snuff; snuff lesions; sports; tobacco;

    Abstract : Oral health is a part of general health and from a public health perspective it is necessary to find effective strategies for oral health promotion in different target groups. Tobacco usage constitutes the single largest health risk in Sweden. READ MORE

  3. 3. Dental- and nursing care collaborations in Sweden – A way to support nursing staff in oral hygiene care for older people

    University dissertation from Jönköping : Jönköping University, School of Health and Welfare

    Author : Isabelle Johansson; Högskolan i Jönköping.; Högskolan i Jönköping.; [2019]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; oral health; older people; oral hygiene; nursing care; nursing staff; interprofessional collaboration;

    Abstract : Background: Oral health is an integral part of the general health and quality of life. Yet oral health among older people requiring nursing care is often poor. Despite this group’s frequent contact with health care services, they tend to lose contact with dental care. READ MORE

  4. 4. Risk factors in oral and oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma

    University dissertation from Malmö University, Centre for Oral Health Sciences

    Author : K Rosenquist; Malmö University.; [2005]
    Keywords : Medicine; alcohol; case-control study; dental status; epidemiology; human papillomavirus; oral cancer; oral hygiene; oral mucosal lesions; population-based; prognosis; recurrence; risk factors; smokeless tobacco; smoking;

    Abstract : In the year 2002, about 275,000 inhabitants around the world developed oral cancer and over half of them will die of their disease within 5 years. Oral and oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma (OOSCC) accounts for about 1% of all cancers in Sweden – which is low compared to the incidence on the Indian subcontinent and in other parts of Asia, where it is one of the most common forms of cancer. READ MORE

  5. 5. Oral health in an outpatient psychiatric population : oral status, life satisfaction, and support

    University dissertation from Malmö University, Faculty of Health and Society

    Author : Karin Persson; Malmö University.; [2009]
    Keywords : MEDICINE Psychiatry; MEDICIN Psykiatri; ODONTOLOGY Other odontology; ODONTOLOGI Övrig odontologi; Medicine; Oral Health; Psychiatric Outpatients; Life Satisfaction; Oral health Related Quality of Life; Quality of Life; Oral Status; Social Services; Qualitative study; Cross-Sectional Study; Multiple Linear Regression;

    Abstract : Oral health has generally improved in Sweden over the past 30 years. Investigations of living conditions have indicated that people with chronic mental health problems requiring psychiatric services diverge from that pattern. READ MORE