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Journal of Aging Research
Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 156061, 10 pages
Research Article

Dental Health Behaviors, Dentition, and Mortality in the Elderly: The Leisure World Cohort Study

1Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
2Department of Neurology, University of California, Irvine, CA 92697, USA
3Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology Section, UCLA School of Dentistry, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
4Public Health and Community Dentistry Divison, UCLA School of Dentistry, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA

Received 12 March 2011; Accepted 8 April 2011

Academic Editor: Bo A. Hagberg

Copyright © 2011 Annlia Paganini-Hill et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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