Achieving Oral Health by the Year 2000

  • S. Prince Akpabio


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.


Oral Health Periodontal Disease Dental Caries Oral Hygiene Dental Health 
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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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