Impact of caregiver literacy on children's oral health outcomes.

  title={Impact of caregiver literacy on children's oral health outcomes.},
  author={Elizabeth K Miller and Jessica Lee and Darren A. Dewalt and William Felix Vann},
  volume={126 1},
OBJECTIVE The objective of this study was to examine the relationship of primary caregivers' literacy with children's oral health outcomes. METHODS We performed a cross-sectional study of children who were aged < or =6 years and presented for an initial dental appointment in the teaching clinics at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Dentistry. Caregiver literacy was measured using the Rapid Estimate of Adult Literacy in Dentistry (REALD-30). The outcome measures… CONTINUE READING
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