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The Scientific World Journal
Volume 2014, Article ID 587469, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/587469
Research Article

Locked Mouths: Tooth Loss in a Women’s Prison in Northeastern Brazil

1Post Graduate Program in Public Health, State University of Paraiba, Avenida das Baraunas, S/N, Bodocongo, 58429-500 Campina Grande, PB, Brazil
2Department of Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, State University of Paraiba, Avenida das Baraunas, S/N, Bodocongo, 58429-500 Campina Grande, PB, Brazil
3Department of Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Avenida Antonio Carlos 6627, Campus Pampulha, 31270-901 Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil
4Department of Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, Federal University of Paraiba, Cidade Universitaria, Castelo Branco, 58051-900 Joao Pessoa, PB, Brazil

Received 19 February 2014; Revised 4 June 2014; Accepted 4 June 2014; Published 8 July 2014

Academic Editor: Arndt Guentsch

Copyright © 2014 Iris Sant’ Anna Araújo Rodrigues et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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