Awareness of Korean Dental Professionals about the Need for Autonomy in Dental Hygiene Practice

  • Joo-Young LEE Dept. of Preventive Dentistry and Public Oral Health, Brain Korea 21 PLUS Project, Yonsei, University College of Dentistry, 50-1 Yonsei-ro, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul, Republic of Korea
  • Gyeong-Soon HAN Dept. of Dental Hygiene, College of Health Science, Gachon University, 191 Hambangmoe-ro, Yeonsu-gu, Incheon, Republic of Korea
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Abstract

Awareness of Korean Dental Professionals about the Need for Autonomy in Dental Hygiene Practice

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Published
2018-08-29
How to Cite
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LEE J-Y, HAN G-S. Awareness of Korean Dental Professionals about the Need for Autonomy in Dental Hygiene Practice. IJPH. 47(9):1425-8.
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Letter to the Editor