Changes in Socioeconomic Inequalities in the Use of Dental Care Following Major Healthcare Reform in Chile, 2004–2009

@inproceedings{CornejoOvalle2015ChangesIS,
  title={Changes in Socioeconomic Inequalities in the Use of Dental Care Following Major Healthcare Reform in Chile, 2004–2009},
  author={Marco Cornejo-Ovalle and Guillermo Paraje and Felipe V{\'a}squez-Lav{\'i}n and Gl{\`o}ria P{\'e}rez and Laia Pal{\`e}ncia and Carme Borrell},
  booktitle={International journal of environmental research and public health},
  year={2015}
}
The study examines changes in the distribution and socioeconomic inequalities of dental care utilization among adults after the major healthcare reform in Chile, 2004-2009. We evaluated the proportion of people who visited the dentist at least once in the previous two years, and the mean number of visits. These outcome variables were stratified by sex, age (20-39, 40-59, 60-63; ≥64 years), educational level (primary, secondary, higher), type of health insurance (public, private, uninsured), and… CONTINUE READING
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