ORAL HEALTH OF OLDER PEOPLE IN ENGLAND AND WALES

Public Health England have published today jointly with BASCD

 

This publication brings together data from existing national, regional and local surveys of oral health in older people. It combines this information with social, demographic and health data to provide a summary of what we already know about the current and future oral health needs of older people in England and Wales and be accessed via this link

 

Congratulations to Gill and Deborah Moore who prepared the report and authors of original surveys and contributors: Maria Morgan, Welsh Oral Health Information Unit Cardiff University, Nigel Monaghan, Anup Karki, Public Health Wales, Wagner Marcenes, Vanessa Muirhead, Desmond Wright, Patricia Evans, Eunan O'Neill, Farida Fortune, West Midlands Dental Epidemiology Programme, Kate-Taylor Weetman, Healthwatch Bolton and Healthwatch Kirklees. North West survey, Gill Davies, Janet Neville and Eric Rooney.