[Inequalities in untreated dental caries prevalence in preschool children in Brazil].

@article{Ardenghi2013InequalitiesIU,
  title={[Inequalities in untreated dental caries prevalence in preschool children in Brazil].},
  author={Thiago Machado Ardenghi and Chaiana Piovesan and Jos{\'e} Leopoldo Ferreira Antunes},
  journal={Revista de saude publica},
  year={2013},
  volume={47 Suppl 3},
  pages={129-37}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the influence of social inequalities of individual and contextual nature on untreated dental caries in Brazilian children. METHODS The data on the prevalence of dental caries were obtained from the Brazilian Oral Health Survey (SBBrasil 2010) Project, an epidemiological survey of oral health with a representative sample for the country and each of the geographical micro-regions. Children aged five (n = 7,217) in 177 municipalities were examined and their parents… CONTINUE READING