Development and Status of the National Oral Health Surveillance System

@inproceedings{Barker2009DevelopmentAS,
  title={Development and Status of the National Oral Health Surveillance System},
  author={Laurie K Barker and Dolores M. Malvitz and Kathy R. Phipps},
  booktitle={Preventing chronic disease},
  year={2009}
}
During the last 2 decades of the 20th century, few national, state, or local oral health programs were able to conduct public health surveillance in a timely fashion. Under the leadership of the Association of State and Territorial Dental Directors and with substantial support from the Division of Oral Health at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the National Oral Health Surveillance System was established as a first step in helping oral health programs routinely document… CONTINUE READING

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