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The Evolving Imapact of Aging America on Dental Practice

Kenneth Shay

Citation Information : Shay K. The Evolving Imapact of Aging America on Dental Practice. J Contemp Dent Pract 2004; 5 (4):101-110.

DOI: 10.5005/jcdp-5-4-101

License: CC BY-NC 3.0

Published Online: 01-07-2006

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2004; The Author(s).



Shay K. The Evolving Impact of Aging America on Dental Practice. J Contemp Dent Pract 2004 November;(5)4:101-110.

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