TITLE

THE PROBLEM OF PULPLESS TEETH UNDER MILITARY CONDITIONS

AUTHOR(S)
PALMER, JR., BISSELL B.
PUB. DATE
September 1919
SOURCE
Journal of Dental Research;Sep1919, Vol. 1 Issue 3, p315
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the expansion of the dental profession in the U.S. military and the need to deal with dental infections under military conditions. It comments on the effect trench mouth has had on soldiers in the British army and of how dental focal infections have resulted in secondary infections. It mentions that the U.S. dental corps has expanded from 85 officers to over 5,000 officers and comments on the need to treat pulpless teeth in U.S. military personnel.
ACCESSION #
36465445

 

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