Sökning: "oral dryness"
Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 13 avhandlingar innehållade orden oral dryness.
Sammanfattning : Oral manifestations have been reported as risk factors for diabetes mellitus, but diabetes has also attracted the attention as part of the influence on oral disease. The aims of this thesis were to evaluate several aspects of oral health among type 2 diabetic subjects in relation to various diabetes-related variables and to health-related quality of life (HRQL). LÄS MER
2. On oral health related to general health and lifestyle. A study of two adult urban populations in southern Sweden
Sammanfattning : The main purpose of this thesis was to study relations between oral health and general health, dietary and lifestyle factors. This was done in two comprehensive studies performed in the city of Malmö, Sweden. The total female population comprised 165 municipally-employed women at the age of occupational retirement, born in 1921-23. LÄS MER
Sammanfattning : Dry mouth, or oral dryness, is a complex and quite commoncondition, reported with a varying prevalence of 10-80 %, expressed as a physiological deficiency with or without perceived dysfunction. This condition can severely affect oral health, oral function andquality of life. LÄS MER
Sammanfattning : The overall aim of this series of studies has been to examine palatal, buccal and labial minor salivary gland secretions in relation to age and gender and other factors and conditions that could have effects on the saliva. Further aims were to analyze minor salivary gland secretions in relation to feelings of oral dryness and dental plaque pH. LÄS MER
Sammanfattning : The aim: The overall aim of this licentiate thesis was to describe and analyze oral health-related quality of life measured with OHIP-14. The thesis comprises two studies, each with a specific aim. LÄS MER