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  • CONTENTS
  • INTRODUCTION
  • DEFINITIONS
  • DIETARY COUNSELING OF PROSTHODONTIC PATIENT
  • RISK FACTORS FOR MALNUTRITION IN DENTURE PATIENTS
  • RDA FOR ELDERLY
  • EFFECT OF NUTRITIONAL DEFICIENCIES ON ORAL HEALTH IN ELDERLY
  • ASSESSING NUTRITIONAL STATUS
  • NUTRITION GUIDELINES FOR PROSTHODONTIC PATIENTS
  • DIETARY SUGGESTIONS FOR DENTURE WEARERS.
  • DIET AFTER DENTURE INSERTION
  • SUMMARY
  • REVIEW OF LITERATURE
  • INTRODUCTION
  •    Enjoyment of food is regarded as an important determinant of an adult’s quality of life. Mobile teeth ,ill-fitting complete denture prosthesis or edentulism may preclude eating  favorite foods, as well as limit the intake of essential nutrients .Decreased chewing ability ,fear of choking while eating ,and irritation of the oral mucosa when food particles get under the dentures may influence food choices of the denture wearers.Conversely,a complete denture prosthesis depends ultimately on the health & the integrity of the denture bearing tissues for successful function and the comfort of the patient..

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