Dental auxiliary utilization and education in Latin America results of two research studies conducted by the Pan American Health Organization by Stephen J. Garza

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Statement[by] Stephen J. Garza.
LC ClassificationsRK60.5 .P27 1970
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Paginationvii, 38 p. :
Number of Pages38
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Country of Publication: United States Publisher: Washington, Pan American Health Organization, Pan American Sanitary Bureau, Regional Office of the World Health. While there is little evidence about the im- pact of organized dentistry on the development of auxiliary programs, it appears that dentists in Latin America have resisted the education and utilization of dental auxiliaries, as the medical profession has opposed training medical auxiliaries [26].Cited by: 2.

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The objective of this study was to assess subgroup disparities in dental care service utilization. For comparison. The following brief account of the evolution of dental education provides context for the rest of this report.

Table summarizes key dates in dentistry and dental education with an emphasis on developments before Additional historical information is also found in later chapters of this report and in the background papers.

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