Conscious sedation: is this provision equitable? Analysis of sedation services provided within primary dental care in England, 2012–2014

@inproceedings{Wanyonyi2016ConsciousSI,
  title={Conscious sedation: is this provision equitable? Analysis of sedation services provided within primary dental care in England, 2012–2014},
  author={Kristina L Wanyonyi and Sandra White and Jennifer E. Gallagher},
  booktitle={BDJ Open},
  year={2016}
}
Aim:Patients receiving primary dental care may occasionally require conscious sedation as an adjunct to care. It is one of a range of options to support anxious patients or those undergoing difficult procedures. The aim of this study was to examine patterns of conscious sedation within primary dental care in relation to patient demography, deprivation status, geography (local authority, region) and type of care (Band) within England to examine equity in distribution of service provision… CONTINUE READING