Population ageing and dental care.

@article{Harford2009PopulationAA,
  title={Population ageing and dental care.},
  author={Jane Harford},
  journal={Community dentistry and oral epidemiology},
  year={2009},
  volume={37 2},
  pages={
          97-103
        }
}
Population ageing is a fact in both developed and developing countries. The concern about population ageing largely arises from the combination of a greater number of older people requiring greater amounts of healthcare services and pensions, and relatively fewer people working to pay for them. Oral health and dental care are important aspects of health and health care. Lower rates of edentulism and an ageing population mean that older people will feature more prominently in dental services… CONTINUE READING

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