Edentulous Motherhood Is Associated with Child Caries

Academic Article


  • Article Title and Bibliographic Information: Dental Caries Experience: A Two-Generation Study. Bedos C, Brodeur JM, Arpin S, Nicolau B. J Dent Res 2005;84(10):931-6. Level of Evidence: 3b. Purpose/Question: The objective of this study was to associate the mother's dentate status with the children's prevalence of caries. Source of Funding: The study was supported by the Ministère de la Santé et des Services Sociaux du Québec, the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), and the Fonds de Recherche en Santé du Québec (FRSQ). Type of Study/Design: Cross-Sectional Design. © 2007 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.
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    Pubmed Id

  • 28297423
  • Author List

  • Cunha-Cruz J
  • Start Page

  • 27
  • End Page

  • 28
  • Volume

  • 7
  • Issue

  • 1