Joana Braamcamp* and Ricardo Faria-Almeida
Faculty of Dentistry, University of Porto, Portugal
*Corresponding Author: Joana Braamcamp, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Porto, Portugal.
Received: September 29, 2021; Published: October 16, 2021
Background and Aim
Dementia is a severe public health issue that aﬀects millions of people in the world. The large number of individuals diagnosed with dementia results in the common presence of these patients in a dental medicine environment.
There is an urgent need to develop functional performance algorithms that are validated and tested in the treatment of dementia patients at the dental clinic.
Citation: Joana Braamcamp and Ricardo Faria-Almeida. “Oral Health Approach to Patients with Dementia”. Acta Scientific Dental Sciences 5.11 (2021): 38-39.
Copyright: © 2021 Joana Braamcamp and Ricardo Faria-Almeida. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.