Oral health inequalities in a national sample of Australian children aged 2-3 and 6-7 years
NM Kilpatrick, A Neumann, N Lucas, J Chapman, JM Nicholson
Australian Dental Journal | WILEY-BLACKWELL | Published : 2012
Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council
This work was supported by National Health and Medical Research Council Career Development Awards (237149 to NK, 390136 to JN). All Murdoch Childrens Research Institute staff are supported by the Victorian Government's Operational Infrastructure Program. This paper uses confidentialized unit record data from Growing Up in Australia, the Longitudinal Study of Australian Children. The study is conducted in partnership between the Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs (FaHCSIA), the Australian Institute of Family Studies (AIFS) and the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS). The findings and views reported in this paper are those of the authors and should not be attributed to FaHCSIA, AIFS or the ABS. The authors thank Obioha Ukoumunne and Sebastian Misson for advice on statistics and weighting.