Dental health — a challenging problem for a patient with autism spectrum disorder
作者: Yuan-Yuan LuI-Hua WeiChih-Chia Huang
作者单位: 1Department of Psychiatry, China Medical University Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan
2China Medical University, Taichung, Taiwan
3Department of Anatomy, China Medical University, Taichung, Taiwan
4Graduate Institute of Clinical Medical Science, China Medical University, Taichung, Taiwan
5Department of psychiatry, China Medical University, Taichung, Taiwan
刊名: General Hospital Psychiatry, 2013, Vol.35 (2), pp.214.e1-214.e3
来源数据库: Elsevier Journal
DOI: 10.1016/j.genhosppsych.2012.06.012
关键词: Dental healthAutism spectrum disorderEarly recognition
原始语种摘要: Abstract(#br)Patients with autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) are at an increased risk for many diseases. However, little has been published about the dental health of patients with ASDs. Here, we describe the clinical presentations in a 28-year-old woman with autistic disorder. The most striking finding was the severe dental problems which had been neglected for several years. Our patient exhibited a combination of several factors that may have increased the risk of development of severe dental problem. The early recognition is still challenging to managing this unusual condition in patients with ASDs. From the experience of caring for this patient, a team of parents or caregivers, psychiatrist and dentist should be involved in maintaining oral health care of such patients with early...
全文获取路径: Elsevier  (合作)
影响因子:2.977 (2012)

  • autism 孤独症
  • disorder 无序
  • autistic 我向的
  • psychiatrist 精神病学家
  • challenging 有希望的
  • spectrum 光谱
  • problem 题目
  • recognition 识别
  • dental 齿骨
  • patient 有耐性的