Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology

RESEARCH ARTICLE
Year
: 2003  |  Volume : 7  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 19--20

Dental and psychological approach in mentally retarded patients


Kate Brave, VR Brave 
 Department of Oral Pathology, P.M.N.M. Dental College & Hospital, Bagalkot, Karnataka, India

Correspondence Address:
Kate Brave
Department of Oral Pathology, P.M.N.M. Dental College & Hospital, Bagalkot, Karnataka
India

In this article the authors talk about the management of mentally retarded patients by varied training and management programmes such as IQ testing. family counselling and social skill training programmes. The authors find that by employing different methods of psychological management, marked improvement in management and regression of dental lesions in the mentally retarded patients were noticed.


How to cite this article:
Brave K, Brave V R. Dental and psychological approach in mentally retarded patients.J Oral Maxillofac Pathol 2003;7:19-20


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Brave K, Brave V R. Dental and psychological approach in mentally retarded patients. J Oral Maxillofac Pathol [serial online] 2003 [cited 2020 Jul 8 ];7:19-20
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