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Provides resources, strategies, and information on conducting research in Dental Hygiene.
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Searching the Biomedical Literature
What Is Evidence-Based Literature?
Creating a Well-Focused Question
Searching in PubMed
Writing & Citing
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National Academies Press
The NAP publishes books that capture the most authoritative views on important issues in science and health policy. Search under "dental hygiene" for relevent titles.
Search under "dental oral disorders" & by specific condition.
New Electronic Resources
Oral Health Services for Children and Adolecents with Special Health Care Needs: A Resource Guide
Annotated lists of journal articles, materials, and organizations on topics including continuing education for professionals, financing of care, disease prevention, and early intervention strategies.
Resource Highlights: Focus on Children with Special Healthcare Needs
List of high-quality journal articles, materials, and websites focusing on children with special healthcare needs. Also offers automated PubMed and OHRC library search options for finding additional resources.