Infections require attention from hospitals to care for the elderly.  Aspiration pneumonia leads the elderly for hospital care or dialysis clinic, based on a hospital acquired pneumonia.

Temperature performed in the axilla or rectum presents results, reflective of a temperature more accurate than temperature held in mouth. 

Dentures will cause sore spots which rub and press on the mucosa. Whereby, a few denture adjustments will take care of this issue, given the problem with dentures is keeping them in place. 

However, gum pain accelerates an irritation from dentures can cause Gingivitis; whereas, Tarter leaves solid - left over deposits interplayed on the enamel, of the tooth.  Bridges overhang space for fillings, as food was forced between the teeth; similarly causing injuries caused by careless use of dental instruments