Multicultural issues in oral health.

  title={Multicultural issues in oral health.},
  author={Raul Isidro Garcia and Cynthia A Cadoret and Michelle M. Henshaw},
  journal={Dental clinics of North America},
  volume={52 2},
  pages={319-32, vi}
Demographic changes over the coming decades will heighten the challenges to both the dental profession and the nation. The expected growth in the numbers of racial and ethnic minorities and the concomitant growth of immigrant populations are likely to lead to worsening of oral health disparities. Their consequences are becoming increasingly evident, as the profession strives to improve the oral health of all Americans. The increasing diversity of the population, together with the importance of… CONTINUE READING

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