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The Oral Health of American Indian and Alaska Native Children Aged 1-5 Years: Results of the 2018-19 IHS Oral Health Survey

Description
Details the results of a survey on the oral health of American Indian and Alaska Native children ages 1-5. Compares rates to other groups and with rates from 2010 and 2014. Discusses the potential negative health effects of poor oral health during childhood.
Author(s)
Kathy R. Phipps, Timothy L. Ricks, Nathan P. Mork, Timothy L. Lozon
Date
04/2019
Type
Document
Organization
Indian Health Service
Tagged as
American Indians, Alaska Natives, and Native Hawaiians · Children and youth · Oral health · Statistics and data · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention