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Indigenous Health: Oral Health


Blanchard, A.K. et al, 2012.  “Oral Health in a First Nations and a Non-Aboriginal Population in Manitoba.”  International Journal of Circumpolar Health, Vol. 71, pp. 1-10.

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Health Canada, 2011.  “Inuit Oral Health Survey Report, 2008-2009.”

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Lawrence, H.P., 2010.  “Oral Health Interventions Among Indigenous Populations in Canada.”  International Dental Journal, Vol. 60, No. 3 Supplement 2, pp. [229]-234.

Lawrence, H.P., 2009.  “Oral Health Inequalities between Young Aboriginal and Non-Aboriginal Children Living in Ontario, Canada.”  Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology, Vol. 37, No. 6, pp. 495-508.  

Oral Health and the Aboriginal Child: Knowledge Transfer Site.  See link:

Schroth, R. J. et al, 2008.  “Oral Health and the Aboriginal Child: A Forum for Community Members, Researchers and Policy-Makers, June 7 & 8, 2007: Winnipeg, Manitoba: Forum Proceedings. “ Journal of the Canadian Dental Association, Vol. 74, No. 5.

Tsuji, L.J.S. & B. Katapatuk, 2007.  “Improving Community Health Through Continuity of Treatment: A Case Study of Dental Services in the Mushkegowuk Territory and the Natural Progression Towards Community-Based Dental Therapy.´ Canadian Journal of Native Studies, Vol. 27, No. 1, pp. 19-34.


Salehyar, M. H. (2013). "Understanding the Role of Social Capital in Oral Health of First Nations Children." U(Order No. MR92528, University of Alberta (Canada). ProQuest Dissertations and Theses, , 130.