PäIVI MäNTYLä

Professor

Clinical dentistry, periodontology and gerodontology


Contact info

Organization

School of Medicine, Institute of Dentistry

Email

paivi.mantyla@uef.fi

Phone

+358 50 438 4573

Keywords

Research groups and research projects

Oral health of elders living in long-term facilities. Study population comprises 65 years old or older elders living in long-term facilities in Helsinki. The aim is to find out connection between oral health and overall health, and their associations with oral saliva biomarker and microbiome analysis results. The study is carried out in collaboration with University of Helsinki, Oral- and Maxillofacial diseases, and City of Helsinki, Oral Health Care Unit.

Publications