Title

Maternal Oral Care: A Health Practitioner’s Toolkit

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

1-2014

Originally Published In

International Journal of Childbirth Education

Volume Number

29

Issue Number

1

Page Numbers

52-56

Abstract

Oral health problems are a public health issue and directly linked to poor health outcomes. This literature review will offer the scope of the oral health problem and present behavioral health techniques feasible to assist health practitioners to utilize preventive maternal based oral health messages that increase self-efficacy.