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Dental restorations in adults in the UK in 1998 and implications for the future

Lookup NU author(s): Emeritus Professor Jimmy Steele CBE


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People in their late fifties in the UK today can expect to live another 20 years and most want to maintain a functional and aesthetically acceptable dentition. However, 50% of the teeth of dentate adults aged 45 years and over are filled and crowned. The challenges for the dental profession in addressing these aspirations are discussed.

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Author(s): Steele JG; Pine CM; Pitts NB; Nunn JN; Treasure E

Publication type: Article

Publication status: Published

Journal: British Dental Journal

Year: 2001

Volume: 190

Issue: 1

Pages: 4-8

ISSN (print): 0007-0610

ISSN (electronic): 1476-5373

Publisher: Nature Publishing Group


DOI: 10.1038/sj.bdj.4800868


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