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Oral healthcare of preschool children in Trinidad: a qualitative study of parents and caregivers

BMC Oral Health201212:27

DOI: 10.1186/1472-6831-12-27

Received: 26 May 2012

Accepted: 27 July 2012

Published: 3 August 2012

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Original Submission
26 May 2012 Submitted Original manuscript
Resubmission - Version 2
Submitted Manuscript version 2
8 Jun 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Kimon Divaris
18 Jun 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Robert Schroth
6 Jul 2012 Author responded Author comments - Rahul Naidu
Resubmission - Version 3
6 Jul 2012 Submitted Manuscript version 3
22 Jul 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Robert Schroth
Resubmission - Version 4
Submitted Manuscript version 4
27 Jul 2012 Editorially accepted
3 Aug 2012 Article published 10.1186/1472-6831-12-27

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Authors’ Affiliations

Senior Lecturer, Community Dentistry, Faculty of Medical Sciences, The University of the West Indies
Special Care Dentistry, Dean, School of Dental Sciences, Dublin Dental University Hospital
Lecturer Department of Liberal Arts, The University of the West Indies