Oral health status and associated socioeconomic factors among primary school students in Kemalpasa district of Izmir


HASSOY H. , ERGİN I. , Meser R., MERMER G. , Erdem H. E.

IZMIR DR BEHCET UZ COCUK HASTANESI DERGISI, cilt.3, ss.97-104, 2013 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 3 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2013
  • Doi Numarası: 10.5222/buchd.2013.097
  • Dergi Adı: IZMIR DR BEHCET UZ COCUK HASTANESI DERGISI
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.97-104

Özet

Objective: Oral health, although very critical in childhood is amongst the neglected issues. Oral health problems are more prevalent in socioeconomically disadvantaged groups of the population. The aim of this study is to evaluate oral health status regarding prevalence of dental carries and DMF-T values and the associated socioeconomic factors among 6. and 7. grade students of Kemalpasa district in Izmir City.