Dental Dissertation

Craig Bell a former student Learning Disability Nurse has achieved a Fabulous First! Craig has kindly shared his dissertation about establishing good oral hygiene patterns in children with a learning disability with us.

Dental decay is increasingly becoming a problem across the UK for children and is the main reason that children undergo a general anaesthetic. Dental decay is a highly preventable disease as Craig states, however children who have a learning disability experience considerably more tooth decay – you can read Craig’s entire dissertation here.