Children's Dental Care: Periodicity of Checkups and Access to Care, 2003
How often do doctors and other health care providers recommend
dental checkups for their minor patients?
This Statistical Brief answers that question, along with data on
how often children receive dental care and the cost of checkups,
using data from the child health supplement, preventive care, and
access to care sections of the Household Component of the Medical
Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS-HC) for 2003.
Read the AHRQ report(PDF).
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