Dental attendance among adult Finns after a major oral health care reform.

  title={Dental attendance among adult Finns after a major oral health care reform.},
  author={Eero Raittio and Urpo A Kiiskinen and Sari Helminen and Arpo R J Aromaa and Anna Liisa Suominen},
  journal={Community dentistry and oral epidemiology},
  volume={42 6},
OBJECTIVES Between 2001 and 2002, all age limits restricting the availability of subsidized private dental care and Public Dental Services (PDS) were abolished in Finland. In addition, the reform aimed to address income- and residence-related disparities in access to subsidized oral health care services. The aim of this study was to analyse how dental attendance and factors associated with it changed after the reform. METHODS We carried out three consecutive surveys on the use of oral health… CONTINUE READING
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