The public health interest in assessment for orthodontic treatment.

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In dental public health care programs the occlusion of the teeth is of interest from several different viewpoints: clinical treatment, screening for treatment need and priority, resource planning, and funding. Aspects of occlusion which are of interest are occlusal features, the need for treatment, the difficulty of treatment and the social factors… (More)

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@article{Foster1979ThePH, title={The public health interest in assessment for orthodontic treatment.}, author={Tricia D. Foster}, journal={Journal of public health dentistry}, year={1979}, volume={39 2}, pages={137-42} }