Self-reported health behavior and dental knowledge of a migrant worker population.

@article{Woolfolk1985SelfreportedHB,
  title={Self-reported health behavior and dental knowledge of a migrant worker population.},
  author={Mansfield Woolfolk and Harold David Sgan-Cohen and Robert A. Bagramian and Simon M. Gunn},
  journal={Community dentistry and oral epidemiology},
  year={1985},
  volume={13 3},
  pages={
          140-2
        }
}
In conjunction with operation of a summer school-based dental program in Michigan, 101 children from migrant families, primarily Mexican-American, completed questionnaires relating demographic background, past dental experience, and knowledge of caries preventive methods. A smaller number of available mothers were asked these questions plus others relating to family dental problems, diet and knowledge of periodontal disease. Adults and children reported similar demographic backgrounds. Most… CONTINUE READING
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