Oral health in South Australia 2008 /

"Oral health in South Australia 2008 provides a comprehensive summary of the oral health of South Australian residents. This publication was developed from a range of surveys conducted by the Australian Research Centre for Population Oral Health (ARCPOH) and administrative data provided by stat...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Authors: Beckwith, Katie (Author), Brennan, David S. (David Simon) (Author), Spencer, A. John (Andrew John) (Author)
Corporate Author: JSTOR (Organization)
Format: eBook
Published: Adelaide : University of Adelaide Press, 2010.
Series:Population oral health series ; no. 8.
Online Access:Connect to the full text of this electronic book
Table of Contents:
  • Summary
  • Dental labour force
  • 1. Introduction
  • Caries experience and periodontal disease
  • Indigenous oral health
  • Use of dental services
  • Social impact of oral problems
  • Cost of dental care
  • Dental labour force-- 2. Data sources
  • Child Dental Health Survey
  • National Survey of Adult Oral Health
  • Adult Dental Programs Survey
  • National Dental Telephone Interview Survey
  • Dental Labour Force Data Collection-- 3. Caries experience
  • Caries experience of children
  • Caries experience of adults aged 15 years and older
  • Caries experience of adults attending public dental care-- 4. Periodontal disease
  • Calculus and gingival bleeding in children
  • Periodontal disease in adults aged 15 years and older
  • Periodontal disease in adults attending public dental care-- 5. Tooth retention and loss-- 6. Indigenous oral health
  • Children
  • Adults-- 7. Preventive interventions-- 8. Use of dental services-- 9. Social impact of oral problems-- 10. Cost of dental care
  • Dental insurance
  • Cost barriers to accessing dental care
  • Expenditure on dental services-- 11. Dental labour force.