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A large volume of literature is available on the Temporomandibular Disorders (TMD) in adults. However, relatively little information is available on this condition in children. The present study is aimed at providing a comprehensive survey on Temporomandibular Joint Status in Saudi Arabian Children in the Western Region of the Kingdom. This is a report on(More)
  • N Alamoudi
  • The Journal of clinical pediatric dentistry
  • 2001
Studies on association between temporomandibular disorders and oral parafunction in preschool children are few. The aim of the present study is to investigate the relationship between the subjective and objective signs and symptoms of temporomandibular disorders (TMD), oral parafunction and emotional status in preschool children. The study is based on a(More)
This study was conducted to examine the caries experience of children aged 6-9 years in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. Overall, 1522 children were examined from six primary schools located in different areas of the city. Results showed that the mean dmft and DFT were 4.23 and 1.85, respectively. The mean dmft and DFT values excluding caries-free children, however,(More)
AIM This study evaluated the prevalence of signs of temporomandibular disorders (TMD) in children with and without premature loss of primary teeth. SAMPLE Fifty-eight children, aged 4-6 years, with missing primary molars, were compared with 58 age- and sex-matched control children with complete primary dentitions. METHOD All the children underwent an(More)
  • N Alamoudi
  • The Journal of clinical pediatric dentistry
  • 1999
The aim of the present study is to evaluate the prevalence of crowding, attrition, midline discrepancies and premature loss of primary molars in primary dentition of children resident in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. Five hundred and two (502) children aged 4-6 years old residing in the city of Jeddah, Saudi Arabia provide the data for the analysis. Crowding was(More)
AIM Adipose tissue Derived Mesenchymal Stem cells (ADMSCs) represent a promising toolfor new clinical concepts in supporting cellular therapy. The goal of this study was to investigate the effects of ADMSCs transplantation on oral ulcer healing in dogs. STUDY DESIGN Mesenchymal stem cells were isolated from adipose tissues of dogs obtained by(More)
OBJECTIVES Child dental fear causes a significant management problem. The Children's Fear Survey Schedule-Dental Subscale (CFSS-DS) is the most widely used measure of dental fear in children. This study was undertaken to develop and test reliability and validity for the Arabic version of the CFSS-DS. STUDY DESIGN the English CFSS-DS was translated to(More)
UNLABELLED The Objective of this study was to identify the prevalence and describe the characteristics of non-syndromic orofacial cleft (NSOFC) in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia and examine the influence of consanguinity. STUDY DESIGN Six hospitals were selected to represent Jeddah's five municipal districts. New born infants with NSOFC born between 1st of January(More)
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