Project: Oral hygiene promotion project in long term care institutions for elders
- project duration
- 01-SEP-04 – 31-DEC-10
- The aim of this study is to implement a structured oral hygiene protocol in nursing homes and to determine the accuracy and efficacy of implementing this intervention on oral hygiene and quality of life of the residents. Additional purposes are to measure the impact of the interven tion on knowledge, attitude and behaviour of the management and caregivers in the institutions and un- dergraduate dental students involved in the project.