Association between Oral Health Status and Dementia

  • Eun-Sol KIM Department of Health Science, Graduate School, Gachon University, Incheon, Republic of Korea
  • Eun-Deok JO Department and Research Institute of Dental Biomaterials and Bioengineering, College of Dentistry, Yonsei University, Seoul, Re-public of Korea
  • Gyeong-Soon HAN Department of Health Science, Graduate School, Gachon University, Incheon, Republic of Korea
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Published
2019-05-15
How to Cite
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KIM E-S, JO E-D, HAN G-S. Association between Oral Health Status and Dementia. Iran J Public Health. 48(5):980-982.
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Letter to the Editor