Accession Number : ADA194676

Title :   Summaries of Research; Fiscal Year 1987.

Corporate Author : NAVAL DENTAL RESEARCH INST GREAT LAKES IL

PDF Url : ADA194676

Report Date : Feb 1988

Pagination or Media Count : 33

Abstract : The mission of the Institute is to conduct research, development, test and evaluation in dental and allied sciences, with particular emphasis on problems of dental and oral health in Navy and Marine Corps populations and on problems of fleet and field dentistry. Some specific accomplishments for FY87 include: Navy-Wide Survey of Dental Treatment Needs, Chairside Highspeed Bur Sterilization in a Bead Sterilizer; Ballistic Face Shield; Localized Sustained Drug Release from Degradable Cross-Linked Gelatin Beads; Dental Amalgam/Composite Longevity Study; Estimation of Hypertension from Dental Record Data.

Descriptors :   *DENTISTRY, AMALGAMS, BEADS, CROSSLINKING(CHEMISTRY), DEGRADATION, DRUGS, ESTIMATES, FLEETS(SHIPS), GELATINS, HYPERTENSION, MARINE CORPS, MEDICAL SERVICES, NAVY, ORAL HEALTH, POPULATION, RELEASE, STERILIZATION, SURVEYS

Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE