New York City has a large number of individuals seeking asylem who are victims of torture. In addition to dental needs, which include cases of severe trauma to the mouth, these individuasl require special support because of their fear of contact by those they do not know. A cooperative program between the New York University College of Dentistry and Bellevue NYU, known as the Program for Survivors of Torture, is described.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||5|
|Journal||The Journal of the American College of Dentists|
|State||Published - 2014|
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