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Author Chestnutt, I. G., author

Title Dental public health at a glance / Ivor G. Chestnutt
Published Chichester, West Sussex, UK ; Ames, Iowa : Wiley Blackwell, 2016
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Description 1 online resource
Series At a glance
At a glance series (Oxford, England)
Contents Epidemiology -- Evidence based dentistry -- Oral health promotion -- Fluoride and oral health -- Diet and oral health -- Smoking and oral health -- Alcohol and oral health -- Assessing health needs -- Providing dental services -- Quality assurance of dental care -- A career in dental public health
Summary "Dental Public Health at a Glance presents a richly-illustrated introduction to dental and oral health issues in communities and populations. Offering comprehensive coverage of this increasingly important field, each topic is presented in an easy-to-comprehend two-page spread with essential facts clearly summarized and accompanied by tables, illustrations and diagrams. Dental Public Health at a Glance covers a wide range of key concepts including: - Epidemiology - Evidence-based dentistry - Oral health promotion - The relationship of fluoride, diet, smoking, and alcohol to oral health - Assessment of health needs - Quality assurance in the provision of dental care - Considerations for a dental public health career Written by an expert in dental public health and offering illuminating insights into oral health at the population level, this is a must-have introductory textbook and revision guide for dentistry and dental hygiene and therapy students"--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record and CIP data provided by publisher
Subject Dental public health -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Mouth -- Care and hygiene -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Public Health Dentistry.
Dental Health Services.
Oral Health.
Genre/Form Handbooks and manuals.
Handbooks and manuals.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2015044762
ISBN 111862937X (pdf)
1118629396 (epub)
9781118629376 (pdf)
9781118629390 (epub)