JADA February 2019
Background: Caries risk assessment
(CRA) tools could address oral health disparities and enhance the efficiency of
the oral health care system. The authors aimed to explore the feasibility and
limitations of using clinical CRA tools in informing oral health care
Key Words: Caries; burden of caries; caries risk assessment;
cost of oral health care; oral health care policy; vulnerable population;
preventative oral health care.