What is quality primary dental care?

@article{Campbell2013WhatIQ,
  title={What is quality primary dental care?},
  author={Steffanie R Campbell and Martin Tickle},
  journal={BDJ},
  year={2013},
  volume={215},
  pages={135-139}
}
In the first paper of a series exploring quality in primary dental care a definition for quality in dentistry is sought. There is a little agreement in academic literature as to what quality really means in primary dental care and without a true understanding it is difficult to measure and improve quality in a systematic way. 'Quality' of healthcare in dentistry will mean different things to practitioners, policy makers and patients but a framework could be modelled on other definitions within… CONTINUE READING
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