MedDent

Objectif thématique: A.2 Soutien à l’éducation, à la recherche, au développement technologique et à l’innovation
Priorité: Priorité A.2.1 Soutenir le transfert technologique et la commercialisation des résultats de la recherche, en renforçant les liens entre la recherche, l'industrie et d'autres acteurs du secteur privé
Brève description du projet : This project aim to promote dental health education. MedDent is following the WHO recommendation to incorporate oral health in health policies. Oral diseases are the most common and the most expensive chronic diseases. Oral health affects general health and has many co-morbidities as endocarditis, as cardiovascular and as diabetes. MedDent by creating a network of dental eduction institutions and to involve them in prevention, cost-efficientes therapies, and teledentistry plateform will benefit for patient healt and quality of life.
Objectifs principaux – problèmes à traiter: MedDent is following the WHO recommendation to incorporate oral health in health policies. Oral diseases are the most common and the most expensive chronic diseases and their prevalence, their impact on individuals and society, and the expense of their treatment are generally underestimated. Oral health affects general health and has many co-morbidities as endocarditis, as cardiovascular and as diabetes.
Résultats attendus: Decrease of dental pathology prevalence, increase of quality of life Index used: GOHIP-14) Oral health-related quality of life will be measured to assess co-morbidities. Quality of Life: General quality of life will be measured with the General Health Survey SF-12 (46) based on the more widely used SF-36 (47), which has the advantage of being considerably shorter and therefore less burdensome for older people. URGENCY level (PAHO): Oral urgency level according to WHO indices.
Partenaires déjà impliqués: Université LIbanaise
Partenaires recherchés: government, regional health autorities, reserach center, eduction center
Budget total prévisionnel: 4m€
Prénom: frederic
Nom: cuisinier
Nom de l’organisme: Université Montpellier
Type d’organisme: Université/centre de recherche
Ville: Montpellier
Pays: France
Courriel: frederic.cuisinier@umontpellier.fr
Numéro de téléphone: +33686465699
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