Dental caries and its associated factors among children aged 8-12 years in Libyan schools, Klang Valley, Malaysia
作者: Aisha A. Abuaisha Huda B.Z
刊名: Asian Journal of Agriculture and Biology, 2018, Vol.6
来源数据库: Life Sciences Society
关键词: Dental CariesPrimary school childrenOral hygiene habits.
原始语种摘要: Background: Dental caries is a serious public health problem worldwide. Prevalence of dental caries among school children has increased in both developed and developing countries since the last few decades. Objective: To determine the association of dental caries with socio demographic factors among Libyan school children aged 8-12 years in Klang Valley, Malaysia. Methods: A cross-sectional study was conducted in three Libyan primary schools in Klang Valley, Malaysia. Five hundred and seventy children aged 8-12 years participated. They were randomly selected using proportional stratified sampling method. Dental caries was assessed using the WHO (1987) criteria. Results: Response rate was 92.5%. The prevalence of dental caries was (55.8%), females have higher dental caries than males....
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  • caries 
  • Malaysia 马来西亚
  • among 在当中
  • years 年代
  • dental 齿骨
  • children 子女
  • education 培养
  • associated 相关的
  • mother 母亲
  • higher