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Journal Article


Indian journal of public health, Volume 58, Number 3, p.206 (2014)



cooperation, Cooperative Behavior, Diffusion of Innovation, Education, human, Humans, mass communication, medical education, note, organization and management, Public Health Professional


Public Health Dentistry is a specialty post graduate program in field of dentistry. Although it is in a nascent stage in India the specialty is very much advanced in most of the developed countries and has led to betterment of population in relation to oral health. Water fluoridation, school based preventive programmers, use of fluoridated toothpaste are some of the major reasons for the decline of dental caries in the developed world.


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S. Mohamed and Joseph, J., “Public health dentistry education program in India.”, Indian journal of public health, vol. 58, p. 206, 2014.