Table of contents

  • Preliminary material
    • Title and verso pages
    • Contents
    • Acknowledgments
    • Abbreviations
    • Summary
      • About this report
      • Key findings
  • Body section
    • 1 Introduction
      • 1.1 Background
        • 1.1.1 NT DoH dental services and infrastructure
        • 1.1.2 Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisations dental services
      • 1.2 Dental data collection
      • 1.3 Report overview and structure
    • 2 Preventative interventions and health promotion
      • 2.1 Fluoride varnish
      • 2.2 School-based toothbrushing programs
      • 2.3 Other oral health promotion activities
    • 3 Dental service delivery
      • 3.1 Dental services provided and children who received services
      • 3.2 Demographic characteristics of children who received dental services
      • 3.3 Type of dental services provided
      • 3.4 Subsequent dental services
        • 3.4.1 Subsequent dental services received
    • 4 Dental referrals from CHC and service provision
      • 4.1 Dental services received by children with a referral
      • 4.2 Dental care pathway for children
      • 4.3 Challenges to follow-up dental care
    • 5 Oral health status of children receiving dental services
      • 5.1 Dental problems treated
      • 5.2 DMFT/dmft results
        • 5.2.1 DMFT/dmft by age
        • 5.2.2 DMFT/dmft by region
        • 5.2.3 Northern Territory, national and international comparisons
      • 5.3 Oral health and growth problems
      • 5.4 Oral health of Indigenous children
  • End matter
    • Appendixes
      • Appendix 1
      • Appendix 2
    • References