Changing perceptions of oral health and its importance to general health: provider perceptions, public perceptions, policymaker perceptions.

  • Marsha A Pyle
  • Published 2002 in
    Special care in dentistry : official publication…
The first ever Surgeon General's Report on Oral Health emphasizes that oral health is essential to the general health and well-being of all Americans, and that oral health can be achieved. But it will require that we think about and approach oral health activities in a different manner. If we desire to influence the mind-set of health care providers, the… CONTINUE READING