Utility of a Summative Scale Based on the Children with Special Health Care Needs (CSHCN) Screener to Identify CSHCN with Special Dental Care Needs

@article{Iida2011UtilityOA,
  title={Utility of a Summative Scale Based on the Children with Special Health Care Needs (CSHCN) Screener to Identify CSHCN with Special Dental Care Needs},
  author={Hiroko Iida and Charlotte W. Lewis},
  journal={Maternal and Child Health Journal},
  year={2011},
  volume={16},
  pages={1164-1172}
}
Our objective was to determine if a summative scale reflecting the number of positive criteria on the Children with Special Health Care Needs (CSHCN) Screener is useful in identifying subgroups of CSHCN at risk for poorer oral health and unmet dental care needs and who should be considered to have special dental care needs. Data were analyzed for a… CONTINUE READING