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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/346793
Category:
Full-text
Type:
Best Practice Guideline
Level of Evidence:
Other
Research Approach:
Other
Title:
Oral Health: Nursing Assessment and Interventions
Author(s):
Registered Nurses' Association of Ontario
Lead Author STTI Affiliation:
Non-member
Abstract:

This best practice guideline aims to assist nurses working in diverse practice settings provide evidence-based oral health care to adults with special needs. Within the scope of this guideline, those with special needs may include older adults, those who are medically compromised, intellectually challenged, physically challenged, and/or have severe and persistent mental illness. Many may be frail or dependent upon caregivers to help with their activities of daily living. These adults may live in the community or may be in institutions. It should be noted that children have special assessment needs related to developmental stages that are beyond the scope of this guideline.

Keywords:
oral health; nursing
MeSH:
Oral Health; Nursing Assessment; Nursing Interventions; Nursing Practice, Evidence-Based; Evidence-Based Practice; Practice Guideline
Repository Posting Date:
17-Mar-2015
Date of Publication:
Dec-2008
Version of Published Work:
Publisher's Version
Citation:
Registered Nurses' Association of Ontario. (2008, December). Oral health: Nursing assessment and interventions. Toronto, ON: Author. Retrieved from http://www.nursinglibrary.org/vhl/handle/10755/346793
Publisher:
Registered Nurses' Association of Ontario
Series/Report no.:
Nursing Best Practice Guideline
Sponsors:
Government of Ontario

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dc.language.isoenen
dc.type.categoryFull-texten
dc.typeBest Practice Guidelineen
dc.evidence.levelOtheren
dc.research.approachOtheren
dc.titleOral Health: Nursing Assessment and Interventionsen
dc.contributor.authorRegistered Nurses' Association of Ontario-
dc.contributor.departmentNon-memberen
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/346793-
dc.description.abstract<p>This best practice guideline aims to assist nurses working in diverse practice settings provide evidence-based oral health care to adults with special needs. Within the scope of this guideline, those with special needs may include older adults, those who are medically compromised, intellectually challenged, physically challenged, and/or have severe and persistent mental illness. Many may be frail or dependent upon caregivers to help with their activities of daily living. These adults may live in the community or may be in institutions. It should be noted that children have special assessment needs related to developmental stages that are beyond the scope of this guideline.</p>en_GB
dc.subjectoral healthen_GB
dc.subjectnursingen_GB
dc.subject.meshOral Healthen_US
dc.subject.meshNursing Assessmenten_US
dc.subject.meshNursing Interventionsen_US
dc.subject.meshNursing Practice, Evidence-Baseden_US
dc.subject.meshEvidence-Based Practiceen_US
dc.subject.meshPractice Guidelineen_US
dc.date.available2015-03-17T18:54:23Z-
dc.date.issued2008-12-
dc.date.accessioned2015-03-17T18:54:23Z-
dc.type.versionPublisher's Versionen
dc.identifier.citationRegistered Nurses' Association of Ontario. (2008, December). Oral health: Nursing assessment and interventions. Toronto, ON: Author. Retrieved from http://www.nursinglibrary.org/vhl/handle/10755/346793en_GB
dc.publisherRegistered Nurses' Association of Ontarioen_GB
dc.relation.ispartofseriesNursing Best Practice Guidelineen_US
dc.identifier.isbn092016692-
dc.description.sponsorshipGovernment of Ontarioen_US
dc.identifier.citationRegistered Nurses' Association of Ontario. (2008, December). Oral health: Nursing assessment and interventions. Toronto, ON: Author. Retrieved from http://www.nursinglibrary.org/vhl/handle/10755/346793en_GB
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