Some social correlates with the dental health of young children.

@article{Thomas1992SomeSC,
  title={Some social correlates with the dental health of young children.},
  author={John F. Thomas and R. Startup},
  journal={Community dental health},
  year={1992},
  volume={9 1},
  pages={11-7}
}
A socio-dental investigation was carried out among 405 five-year-old school children living in a predominantly rural area of West Wales. Information was gathered from a clinical examination of the children and a questionnaire to their parents. The replies to the questionnaires were then cross-tabulated with the clinical findings. The results indicated that lower dmft values were positively associated with household ownership of a telephone and a car and a higher educational attainment by… CONTINUE READING