Is the relative increase in income inequality related to tooth loss in middle-aged adults?

OBJECTIVES To assess whether Brazilian middle-aged adults living in cities that experienced a relative increase on income inequality were more likely to have severe tooth loss and lack a functional dentition. METHODS Data on Brazilian adults aged 35-44 years from state capitals and Federal District from the 2010 Brazilian Oral Health Survey (SBBrasil 2010… CONTINUE READING

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