Corpus ID: 9048445

Trends in self-reported use of dental services among Finnish adults during two decades.

  title={Trends in self-reported use of dental services among Finnish adults during two decades.},
  author={A. L. Suominen-Taipale and E. Widstrom and P. Alanen and A. Uutela},
  journal={Community dental health},
  volume={17 1},
  • A. L. Suominen-Taipale, E. Widstrom, +1 author A. Uutela
  • Published 2000
  • Medicine
  • Community dental health
  • OBJECTIVE To analyse trends in the prevalence of and determinants for dental care utilisation among Finnish adults of working age during two decades. BASIC RESEARCH DESIGN AND PARTICIPANTS The National Public Health Institute has, since 1978, conducted annual surveys of health behaviour among the whole Finnish adult population (aged 15-64 years). Data collected through mailed questionnaires have included questions on dental utilisation. Sample sizes have varied from 5,000 to 6,000 and… CONTINUE READING
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