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Table 4 If you are informed by one of your implant patients that s/he cannot visit your clinic due to becoming bedridden, how do you address this?

From: A preliminary report on dental implant condition among dependent elderly based on the survey among Japanese dental practitioners

  The number of respondents
I’ll do nothing 34 (5%)
I’ll ask another dentist to provide the patient with home-visit dental care 217 (32%)
I’ll advice the patient to perform oral self-care only 111 (17%)
I’ll continue to provide the patient with post-operative care through home-visit dental care 326 (49%)
Others 59 (9%)
No answer 26 (4%)