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Emergency department visits for toothaches

Description

Combines Emergency Department visits from 2007 to 2013 and finds that people in the lowest income group are twice as likely as the highest income group to visit an emergency department for toothaches.

Tags
dental health oral health toothaches

Title and publication information

Series Title

Health Trends Alberta

Extent

1 page

Frequency

Once

Publisher / Creator Information

Creator
Health
Publisher

Health

Place of Publication

Edmonton

Subject Information

Spatial Coverage

Alberta

Resource Dates

Date Created

2015-03-17

Date Added

2015-10-02T19:50:52.827317

Date Modified

2015-03-17

Date Issued

2015-03-17

Audience information

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Usage / Licence

Usage Considerations

Health Trends Alberta provides a snapshot on a wide range of health topics. Within a one-page format, they provide a description of a topic, why it is important, and what the trend is like in Alberta. The purpose of these reports is to stimulate thought and discussion on a variety of health related topics, and make known some of the numerous issues dealt with by the Alberta health system.

Contact

Contact Name

Alberta Health, Surveillance and Assessment Branch