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Behavioral Problems In The Utilization Of New Technology To Control Caries: Patients And Provider Readiness And Motivation

Author(s): Weinstein Philip

Journal: BMC Oral Health
ISSN 1472-6831

Volume: 6;
Issue: Suppl 1;
Start page: S5;
Date: 2006;
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Abstract New research developments frequently are neither adopted by providers nor utilized by patients. This dual problem of impacting the behaviors of providers and patients presents a challenge. This paper will present behavioral theories and technologies that can be utilized to impact both provider and patient behaviors.