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Correction to: Oral health literacy and oral health outcomes in an adult population in Brazil

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BMC Public HealthBMC series – open, inclusive and trusted201717:821

Received: 4 October 2017

Accepted: 5 October 2017

Published: 18 October 2017

The original article was published in BMC Public Health 2017 18:60


After publication of the article [1], it has been brought to our attention that the publication  funding acknowledgement is missing from the original article. It should also include reference to grant number 2017/13264–7 from the Sao-Paulo Research Foundation.


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Authors’ Affiliations

Community Health, Jundiai Medical School, Jundiaí, Brazil
Community Health Graduate Program, Piracicaba Dental School, University of Campinas, Piracicaba, Brazil
Dental Public Health Discipline, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Canada, Toronto, Canada
Department of Community Dentistry, Piracicaba Dental School, University of Campinas, Brazil, Piracicaba, Brazil


  1. Batista M, Lawrence H, Sousa M. Oral health literacy and oral health outcomes in an adult population in Brazil. BMC Public Health. 2017;18(1):60. ArticlePubMedPubMed CentralGoogle Scholar


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