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The state of dental health in Alberta: A brief report

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The purpose of this report is to briefly review topics around the potential public health benefits of dental health care. The report was commissioned by the Office of the Chief Medical Officer of Health and prepared by the School of Public Health at the University of Alberta. Topics covered include: the prevalence and impacts of poor dental health to Canadians at the individual and population level; the dental health practices and insurance coverage of Canadians; policy and program initiatives that have been implemented locally, provincially, and nationally to address the issue of dental health promotion and oral health care coverage; and trends and gaps in knowledge around dental health care.

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dental care dental insurance health insurance oral health

Title and publication information

Type
Report
Extent

30 pages

Frequency

Once

Publisher / Creator Information

Publisher

Health and Wellness (1999-2013)

Contributor

Wolfe, Jody

Contributor

Ishaque, Sana

Contributor

Aung, Yin Nwe

Place of Publication

Edmonton

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Spatial Coverage

Alberta

Resource Dates

Date Created

2012-01-25

Date Added

2017-04-28T21:37:58.488380

Date Modified

2012-01-25

Date Issued

2013-01-01

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