Angelo Roncalli

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Creme dental, eqüidade no acesso, fluoração, índice CPOD, Brasil. RESUMO Na maioria dos países desenvolvidos, a prevalência da cárie apresentou uma tendência de declínio nas três últimas décadas do século XX e no início do século XXI (1, 2). Contudo, observam-se, no interior desses países, diferenças importantes em termos da prevalên-cia da cárie entre(More)
The SBBrasil 2010 Project (SBB10) was designed as a nationwide oral health epidemiological survey within a health surveillance strategy. This article discusses methodological aspects of the SBB10 Project that can potentially help expand and develop knowledge in the health field. This was a nationwide survey with stratified multi-stage cluster sampling. The(More)
BACKGROUND The chronic cumulative nature of caries makes treatment needs a severe problem in adults. Despite the fact that oral diseases occur in social contexts, there are few studies using multilevel analyses focusing on treatment needs. Thus, considering the importance of context in explaining oral health related inequalities, this study aims to evaluate(More)
Impacto da Estratégia Saúde da Família com equipe de saúde bucal sobre a utilização de serviços odontológicos Inclusion of oral health teams in the Family Health Program and its impact on the use of dental services 1 Programa de Pós-gradu-ação em Ciências da Saúde, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Norte, Natal, Brasil. 2 Programa de Pós-gradu-ação em(More)
OBJECTIVE To present aspects of the sampling plan of the Brazilian Oral Health Survey (SBBrasil Project). with theoretical and operational issues that should be taken into account in the primary data analyses. METHODS The studied population was composed of five demographic groups from urban areas of Brazil in 2010. Two and three stage cluster sampling was(More)
BACKGROUND It is important to assess context to explain inequalities in oral health, particularly with regard to the type of service used; thus, this study aimed to identify the social determinants of public dental service use by adults and to assess whether, beyond the level individual, existing inequalities are also expressed in the context in which(More)
Project, " intended as the principal oral health surveillance strategy in the National Oral Health Policy, in terms of producing primary oral disease data " (Cad Saúde Pública 2010; 26:428). In December 2010, the Ministry of Health announced the first results of this population survey, with data collection concluded a month before in the State capitals plus(More)
EDITORIAL Epidemiology in oral health has experienced significant growth in Brazil in recent years, especially due to its use as a planning and evaluation tool by health services. It is true that we still have a long way to go before achieving oral health care models with Epidemiology as part of their basic structure. Yet there has been undeniable progress,(More)
BACKGROUND Brazil has severe socioeconomic inequalities, resulting in major oral health problems for the Brazilian elderly, such as tooth loss and, consequently, a need for oral rehabilitation. The aim of this study was to evaluate inequalities in complete denture need among older Brazilian adults in relation to social determinants at individual and(More)
The scope of this study was to determine the prevalence of near misses and complications during pregnancy and the puerperal period, identifying the main clinical and intervention markers and socioeconomic and demographic factors associated with near misses. It involved a cross-sectional, population-based and probabilistic study with multi-stage complex(More)