OBJECTIVE: Fluoride was first added to the Australian water supply in 1953, and by 2003, 69% of Australia's population was receiving the minimum recommended dose. Extending coverage of fluoridation to all remaining communities of at least 1000 people is a key strategy of Australia's National Oral Health Plan 2004-2013. We evaluate the cost-effectiveness of this strategy from an Australian health sector perspective. METHODS: Health gains from the prevention of caries in the Australian populat...Expand abstract
- Publisher copy:
- Copyright date:
Cost-effectiveness of extending the coverage of water supply fluoridation for the prevention of dental caries in Australia.
If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record