A fourteen-year follow-up study of traumatic injuries to the permanent dentition.

@article{Kaba1989AFF,
  title={A fourteen-year follow-up study of traumatic injuries to the permanent dentition.},
  author={Abdourhamane Kaba and S C Mar{\'e}chaux},
  journal={ASDC journal of dentistry for children},
  year={1989},
  volume={56 6},
  pages={417-25}
}
The frequency of traumatic injuries to permanent teeth was studied in a Swiss population sample consisting of 262 children. The prevalence of injuries was 10.81 percent. The children (106 girls and 156 boys) ranged in age from 6-18 years; the boy/girl ratio was 1.47:1. The largest number of injuries for boys was found between the ages of 9 and 10 years. The teeth most commonly injured were the maxillary central incisors (80 percent), and the most frequent type of injury was an enamel-dentin… CONTINUE READING
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