The research staff at Dental Health Services Victoria have contributed to a number of papers and publications on the subject of oral health. Economic models of preventive dentistry for Australian children and adolescents: Exploring child dental service use among migrant families in Metropolitan Melbourne.
To strengthen our commitment to oral wellness, we've conducted several research studies that further solidify its importance to overall health and wellbeing.
By analyzing three years of data from more thanmembers with United Concordia dental insurance and Highmark medical insurance, we uncovered a significant correlation between preventive dental care compliance and medical claims costs, defined as the following: Preventive dental care — Two dental visits a year, including a regular exam and either a routine cleaning or periodontal maintenance Medical costs — The sum of medical expenses across professional i.
Study participants who received the proper preventive dental care for three consecutive years had lower total medical costs than those who saw the dentist only once in three years or not at all.
Marjorie Jeffcoat to evaluate the effects of periodontal therapy on medical costs and hospitalizations for a subset of United Concordia and Highmark members.
Based on five years of insurance claims data, the subset included members with evidence of both periodontal disease and one of the following:AIM.
The aim of this paper is to collect and collate information on effectiveness of oral health education programs and to pool data from the studies, which were deemed effective in order to list variables associated and which may have contributed to the success of these programs.
This retrospective service evaluation considers the oral health of children with disabilities in post-Soviet Lithuania. It identifies that they have extensive dental decay and that the predominant course of dental treatment for children with disabilities is tooth extraction under general anaesthetic.
Abstract What is the full meaning of oral health and its importance to general health and well-being? It is stated in the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial research that oral health is integral to general health.
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We aim to change the behavior Of 50 million people by Explore and learn Top Ten oral health topics. A child's primary teeth, sometimes called "baby teeth," are as important as the permanent adult teeth. The ADA recommends that a dentist examine a child within six months after the first tooth comes in and no later than the first birthday.