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Health Care Provision and Dental Public Health, 2017/18, Semester 1, 2
Helen Watson
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Daly B, Watt R, Batchelor P, Treasure ET. (eds) (2002): Essential dental public health . Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Department of Health/British Association for the Study of Community Dentistry. (2009). Delivering better oral health : an evidence-based toolkit for prevention 2nd edition. London: COI for the Department of Health. Also available from: http://webarchive.nationalarchives.gov.uk/20130107105354/http://www.dh.gov.uk/prod_consum_dh/groups/dh_digitalassets/documents/digitalasset/dh_102982.pdf

Murray JJ. (2003): The prevention of oral disease . 4th edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Nettleton S. (2006 ). The sociology of health and illness . Cambridge: Polity.

Scambler G. (2008). (Ed) Sociology as applied to medicine 6th edition. Edinburgh; London : Saunders.

Schou L and Blinkhorn AS. (1993): Oral health promotion . Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Mostofksy DI, Forfione AG, Giddon DB. (2006): Behavioral dentistry. Blackwell Munksgaard.

Watt RG, Harnett R, Daly B, Fuller SS, Kay E, Morgan A, Munday P, Nowjack-Raymer R, Treasure ET. (2004): Oral health promotion evaluation toolkit . London: Stephen Hancocks Ltd.

World Health Organization (1986): Ottawa charter for health promotion: First International Conference on Health Promotion 19-21 November 1986. Ottawa: World Health Organisation.

Levine R and Stillman-Lowe C. (2009):The scientific basis of oral health education. 2nd Edition. London: BDJ Books.

Ewles L and Simnett I. (2010): Promoting health : a practical guide . 6th edition. Edinburgh : Baillière Tindall.

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Brown LF. (1994): Research in dental health education and health promotion : a review of the literature. Health Education Quarterly 21 (1), 83-102. [Health Sciences Reprint 643] Available as an online course reading in the VLE .

Department of Health. (2004). Choosing health : making healthy choices easier . London: The Stationery Office. Also available from: http://webarchive.nationalarchives.gov.uk/+ /www.dh.gov.uk/en/Publicationsandstatistics/Publications/PublicationsPolicyAndGuidance/DH_4094550

Downie RS, Fyffe C and Tannahill A. (1996): Health promotion : models and values . 2nd edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Freeman, R. (1999). The determinants of dental health attitudes and behaviours. British dental journal. , 187(1), 15-18.

Hawe P, Deleling D, Hall J. (1990): Evaluating health promotion : a health worker's guide . Sydney: MacLennan and Petty.

Health Development Agency: http://www.nice.org.uk/aboutnice/whoweare/aboutthehda/about_the_hda.jsp

Kay EJ and Locker D. (1996): Is dental health education effective? A systematic review of evidence. Community dentistry and oral epidemiology. 24, 231-5.

Kay EJ and Locker D. (1997): Effectiveness of oral health promotion . London: Health Education Authority.

Kay EJ, Locker D. (1998): A systematic review of the effectiveness of health promotion aimed at improving oral health. Community dental health. 15, 132-144.

Kwan SYL, Williams SA and Duggal M. (1996): An assessment of the appropriateness of dental health education materials for ethnic minorities. International dental journal. 46 (suppl 1), 277-85.

Kwan SYL, Petersen PE, Pine CM, Borutta (2005): A. Health-Promoting Schools: an opportunity for oral health promotion. Bulletin of the World Health Organization. 85 (9), 677-685.

Levine R. (1996): The scientific basis of dental health education : a policy document . 4th edition. London: Health Education Authority.

Murray JJ, Rugg-Gunn AJ and Jenkins GN. (1991): Fluorides in caries prevention . 3rd edition. Oxford: Butterworth Heinemann.

Pau, A., Croucher, R. E., & Marcenes, W. (2007). Demographic and socio-economic correlates of dental pain among adults in the United Kingdom, 1998. British dental journal. , 202(9), E21; discussion 548-549.

Petersen, P. E. (1990). Social inequalities in dental health. Towards a theoretical explanation. Community dentistry and oral epidemiology , 18(3), 153-158.

Pine C and Harris R. Community oral health. . 2nd edition. London : Quintessence, 2007.

Schou L and Locker D. (1994): Oral health : a review of the effectiveness of health education and health promotion no 4 . Amsterdam: Dutch Centre for Health Promotion and Health Education.

Sprod AJ, Anderson R and Treasure ET. (1996): Effective oral health promotion : literature review. Health Promotion Wales. Technical Report No 20. Available from: http://www.crd.york.ac.uk/crdweb/PrintPDF.php?AccessionNumber=12000008300&Copyright=Database+of+Abstracts+of+Reviews+of+Effects+%28DARE%29%3Cbr+%2F%3EProduced+by+the+Centre+for+Reviews+and+Dissemination+%3Cbr+%2F%3ECopyright+%26copy%3B+2013+University+of+York%3Cbr+%2F%3E

Tones BK and Tilfords S. (1994): Health education : effectiveness, efficiency and equity . London: Chapman and Hall.

Treasure, E., Kelly, M., Nuttall, N., Nunn, J., Bradnock, G., & White, D. (2001). Factors associated with oral health: a multivariate analysis of results from the 1998 Adult Dental Health survey. British dental journal. , 190(2), 60-68.

University of York Centre of Reviews and Dissemination. (2000): Fluoridation of drinking water : a systematic review of its efficacy and safety (Report No 18). York: University of York.

Wass A. (2000): Promoting health : the primary health care approach . 2nd ed. London: W.B. Saunders, Bailliere Tindall.

Watt R, Fuller S, Harnett R, Treasure E and Stillman-Lowe C. (2001): Oral Health promotion evaluation – time for development. Community dentistry and oral epidemiology 29, 161-66.

World Health Organization (1978): Primary health care: report of the International Conference on Primary Health Care , Alma Ata, USSR, 6-12 September 1978. Geneva: WHO.

World Health Organization (2004): Evaluation of community based oral health promotion and oral disease prevention – report of a workshop convened at WHO Headquarters, Geneva, Switzerland, 19-20 June 2003. Geneva: WHO. (Also published in Journal: Petersen PE and Kwan S. (2004): Evaluation of community-based oral health promotion and oral disease prevention – WHO recommendations for improved evidence in public health practice. Community dental health 21, 319-29).

World Health Organization. (2003): Diet, nutrition and the prevention of chronic diseases : report of a Joint WHO/FAO expert consultation. WHO Technical Report Series 916. Geneva: WHO.

World Health Organization. (2003): Oral Health Promotion: An Essential Element of a Health-Promoting School. WHO Information Series on School Health. Document Eleven. Geneva: WHO. http://www.who.int/oral_health/publications/doc11/en/index.html

Adult Dental Health Survey http://data.gov.uk/dataset/adult_dental_health_survey

BASCD surveys http://www.bascd.org/oral-health-surveys

This list was last updated on 08/08/2013