Oral health and the impact of socio-behavioural factors in a cross sectional survey of 12-year old school children in Laos


BACKGROUND In recent decades low-income countries experienced an increasing trend in dental caries among children, particularly recorded in 12-year olds, which is the principal WHO indicator age group for children. This increases the risks of negative affects on children's life. Some data exist on the oral health status of children in low-income countries… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1472-6831-9-29


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