TITLE

A STUDY OF SKULLS IN THE AMERICAN MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY IN RELATION TO PERIODONTAL DISEASE

AUTHOR(S)
HIRSCHFELD, ISADOR
PUB. DATE
December 1923
SOURCE
Journal of Dental Research;Dec1923, Vol. 5 Issue 4, p241
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Speech
ABSTRACT
The article presents a speech by dentist Isador Hirschfeld presented at a joint session of the Georgia State Dental Society and the American Academy of Periodontology in Atlanta, Georgia, October 8, 1924, in which he discussed a study of skulls in the American Museum of Natural History to look for evidence of periodontal disease, the need to identify cases of alveolar deficiency and root exposure that were strictly nonpathological in origin, and the need to examine a large number of skulls.
ACCESSION #
36558289

 

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