Self-perceived oral health and associated factors among the elderly in Campinas, Southeastern Brazil, 2008-2009.

@article{Silva2011SelfperceivedOH,
  title={Self-perceived oral health and associated factors among the elderly in Campinas, Southeastern Brazil, 2008-2009.},
  author={D{\'e}bora Dias da Silva and Roberta Barros de Held and Stella Vidal de Souza Torres and Maria da Luz Ros{\'a}rio de Sousa and Anita Liberalesso Neri and Jos{\'e} Leopoldo Ferreira Antunes},
  journal={Revista de saude publica},
  year={2011},
  volume={45 6},
  pages={1145-53}
}
OBJECTIVE To describe self-perceived oral health among elderly people and assess associated sociodemographic and clinical factors. METHODS A cross-sectional study was carried out with 876 participants forming a representative sample of elderly people (65 years of age or over) in Campinas, Southeastern Brazil, in 2008-2009. Dental examinations were… CONTINUE READING