Table of contents

  • Preliminary material
    • Title and verso pages
    • Contents
    • Abbreviations
    • Symbols
    • Acknowledgments
    • Summary
  • Sections
    • 1 Introduction
      • 1.1Purpose
      • 1.2 Structure
    • 2 Background
      • 2.1 A conceptual framework for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander child oral health
      • 2.2 Oral health determinants of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children
      • 2.3 General background of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children
      • 2.4 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander child oral health
    • 3 Methods
      • 3.1 Child Dental Health Survey (CDHS)
      • 3.2 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children and Receipt of Hospital Dental Care Investigation
      • 3.3 Study of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Child Oral Health in Remote Communities
    • 4 Results
      • 4.1 Child Dental Health Survey
      • 4.2 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children and Receipt of Hospital Dental Care Investigation
      • 4.3 Study of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Child Oral Health in Remote Communities
      • 4.4 Study summaries
    • 5 International comparisons
      • 5.1 Indigenous child oral health in New Zealand
      • 5.2 Indigenous child oral health in Canada
      • 5.3Indigenous child oral health in the United States of America
      • 5.4 International child oral health
    • 6 Discussion
      • 6.1 Child Dental Health Survey
      • 6.2 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children and Receipt of Hospital Dental Care Investigation
      • 6.3 Study of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Child Oral Health in Remote Communities
      • 6.4 General discussion
      • 6.5 Recommendations
      • 6.6 Final conclusions
  • End matter
    • Appendixes
      • Appendix A: Child Dental Health Survey findings by state/territory
        • A1 Distribution of Indigenous and non-Indigenous children
        • A2 Numbers of Indigenous and non-Indigenous children
        • A3 Dental caries experience of Indigenous and non-Indigenous children
        • A4 Gingival health of Indigenous and non-Indigenous children
        • A5 Treatment needs of Indigenous and non-Indigenous children
        • A6 Socioeconomic differences in the dental caries experience of Indigenous and non- Indigenous children
        • A7 Regional differences in the dental caries experience of Indigenous and non-Indigenous children
      • Appendix B: Indigenous oral health research initiatives
      • Appendix C: Indigenous child oral health policies
    • References
    • List of tables
    • List of figures