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  1. relationship between cognitive dysfunction and dental health

    anthony bryant, dentist

    17 February 2011

    Assuming that dentists, dental hygenists and other health care professionals have good oral hygiene, it would be expected that this group would also have fewer problems with cognitive impairment.
    May I suggest that testing elderly dental professionals would be a method of confirming your findings?

    Competing interests

    I am an elderly dentist (68) so have an interest from a personal and professional aspect