Child dental caries patterns described using a combination of area-based and household-based socio-economic status measures.

@article{Thomson2004ChildDC,
  title={Child dental caries patterns described using a combination of area-based and household-based socio-economic status measures.},
  author={William Murray Thomson and T. D. Mackay},
  journal={Community dental health},
  year={2004},
  volume={21 4},
  pages={
          285-90
        }
}
UNLABELLED OBJECTIVE; To use both area-based and household-based measures of socio-economic status (SES) in examining socio-economic differences in dental caries occurrence among 9-year-old New Zealand children, and to determine the extent to which the two types of measure are concordant. BASIC RESEARCH DESIGN Cross-sectional survey of a random sample of 9-year-old children in the province of Southland, New Zealand. Each child was categorised using a household-based SES measure and an area… CONTINUE READING