Table of contents

  • Preliminary material
    • Title and verso pages
    • Contents
    • Acknowledgments
    • Abbreviations
    • Symbols
    • Summary
  • Body section
    • 1 Introduction
      • Measures reported in this publication
    • 2 Oral health
      • What is oral health?
      • Why are we interested in knowing about oral health?
      • What are the known risk factors for oral disease?
      • Measures of oral health
      • What proportion of children and teenagers experienced poor oral health in 2010?
      • Does oral health vary with age?
      • Does oral health vary by geographic location?
      • Does oral health vary by socioeconomic status?
      • Does oral health vary by insurance status?
      • How has the oral health of children and teenagers changed over time?
    • 3 Dental visiting
      • Why is dental visiting important?
      • Measures of dental visiting
      • How many children and teenagers made a dental visit?
      • Does dental visiting vary with age?
      • Does dental visiting vary by geographic location?
      • Does dental visiting vary by socioeconomic status?
      • Does dental visiting vary by insurance status?
      • Has dental visiting changed over time?
    • 4 Financial barriers and hardship
      • Measures of financial barriers and hardship
      • How many children and teenagers experienced barriers to dental visiting in 2010?
      • Do dental visiting barriers vary with age?
      • Do barriers to dental visiting vary by geographic location?
      • Do financial barriers and hardships vary by socioeconomic status?
      • Do financial barriers and hardships vary by insurance status?
      • Have barriers to dental visiting changed over time?
    • 5 Services received
      • Measures of services received
      • What preventive services did children receive in 2010?
      • What diagnostic and treatment services did children receive in 2010?
      • Did preventive services vary by age?
      • Did diagnostic and treatment services vary by age?
      • Did preventive services vary by geographic location?
      • Did diagnostic and treatment services vary by geographic location?
      • Did preventive services vary by socioeconomic status?
      • Did diagnostic and treatment services vary by socioeconomic status?
      • Did preventive services vary by insurance status?
      • Did diagnostic and treatment services vary by insurance status?
      • Did preventive services vary by reason for visit?
      • Did diagnostic and treatment services vary by reason for visit?
      • Did preventive services vary by type of practice visited?
      • Did diagnostic and treatment services vary by type of practice visited?
      • Did preventive services vary by experience of financial barriers or hardship?
      • Did diagnostic and treatment services vary by experience of financial barriers or hardship? Have services received changed over time?
    • 6 Perceived need for care
      • Measure of perceived need for dental care
      • How many children reported a need for dental care?
      • Did perceived need for dental care vary by age?
      • Does need for dental care vary by geographic location?
      • Does need for dental care vary by socioeconomic status?
      • Does need for dental care vary by insurance status?
      • Is perceived need for care related to recent visiting experience or oral health?
      • Is perceived need for care related to recent experience of financial barriers or hardship?
      • Has perceived need for care changed over time?
    • 7 Dental visiting, oral health and financial barriers
      • Did dental visiting pattern vary by experience of financial barriers and hardship?
      • Did experience of oral health impacts vary by dental visiting pattern?
      • Did experience of oral health impacts vary by experience of barriers to dental care?
    • 8 Synthesis of findings over time and between population groups
      • General picture
      • Changes over time
      • Differences between males and females
      • Differences between age groups
      • Differences across geographic location
      • Differences between socioeconomic groups
      • Differences by dental insurance status
      • Differences by financial barriers and hardships
      • International comparisons
      • National Dental Telephone Interview Survey
  • End matter
    • Appendixes
      • Appendix A: Data used in this report
        • National Dental Telephone Interview Survey
      • Appendix B: Confidence intervals for tables
    • References
    • List of tables
    • List of figures
    • List of boxes