Trends in oral health by poverty status as measured by Healthy People 2010 objectives.

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OBJECTIVES Poverty is a significant social determinant for oral health, yet Healthy People 2010 (HP 2010) does not monitor changes in oral health status by poverty. We assessed recent trends for six HP 2010 oral health objectives by poverty status. METHODS We used data from the 1988-1994 and 1999-2004 National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys to… (More)

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@article{Dye2010TrendsIO, title={Trends in oral health by poverty status as measured by Healthy People 2010 objectives.}, author={B. Dye and Gina O. Thornton-Evans}, journal={Public health reports}, year={2010}, volume={125 6}, pages={817-30} }