[Epidemiological evaluation of gingivitis in special-care schoolchildren].

@article{Gerreth2009EpidemiologicalEO,
  title={[Epidemiological evaluation of gingivitis in special-care schoolchildren].},
  author={Karolina Gerreth and Maria Borysewicz-Lewicka},
  journal={Medycyna wieku rozwojowego},
  year={2009},
  volume={13 4},
  pages={
          283-91
        }
}
AIM The study aimed to evaluate the gingival and oral hygiene status of intellectually disabled children and adolescents from 8 special-care schools in urban environment and to collect data from parents or caregivers concerning oral hygienic habits of their children. MATERIAL AND METHODS Both Gingival Index (GI) according to Löe and Silness with the use of 4 degree scale (0-3) depending on gingivial status, as well as Plaque Index (PlI) by Silness and Löe also with the use of 4 degree scale… CONTINUE READING