[Dental care for a handicapped person].

Journal (Canadian Dental Association)

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T├ętreault S, Fortin A, Sutton S. [Dental care for a handicapped person]. J Can Dent Assoc. 1990;56(5):433-5.
The dental care of handicapped person is often neglected and many reasons can explain this situation. The purpose of this article is to show factors causing dental deterioration of this particular group and to highlight the special role of the dentist. A new approach to dental care for the handicapped person is proposed.