Achieving Oral Health by the Year 2000

  • S. Prince Akpabio

Abstract

The purpose of this chapter is to examine the contrasting trends in oral health between the technically developed and developing countries in the context of WHO/FDI’s oral health goals,1 discuss the reasons for these trends, and make suggestions on practical strategies to achieve an acceptable standard of oral health by the year 2000.

Keywords

Sugar Migration Sucrose Fluoride Income 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • S. Prince Akpabio
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.World Health OrganizationGenevaSwitzerland
  2. 2.University College Hospital Dental SchoolUniversity of LondonLondonEngland

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