A geographical population analysis of dental trauma in school-children aged 12 and 15 in the city of Curitiba-Brazil

  title={A geographical population analysis of dental trauma in school-children aged 12 and 15 in the city of Curitiba-Brazil},
  author={M. L. Carvalho and S. J. Moys{\'e}s and R. Bueno and S. Shimakura and S. Moys{\'e}s},
  journal={BMC Health Services Research},
  pages={203 - 203}
  • M. L. Carvalho, S. J. Moysés, +2 authors S. Moysés
  • Published 2010
  • Medicine
  • BMC Health Services Research
  • BackgroundThe study presents a geographical analysis of dental trauma in a population of 12 and 15 year-old school-children, in the city of Curitiba, Brazil (n = 1581), using a database obtained in the period 2005-2006. The main focus is to analyze dental trauma using a geographic information system as a tool for integrating social, environmental and epidemiological data.MethodsGeostatistical analysis of the database and thematic maps were generated showing the distribution of dental trauma… CONTINUE READING
    19 Citations

    Figures, Tables, and Topics from this paper.

    Geographic information system and multilevel analysis: gingival status among 12-year-old schoolchildren in São Paulo, Brazil.
    • S. Pereira, V. Pardi, +5 authors A. Pereira
    • Geography, Medicine
    • Revista panamericana de salud publica = Pan American journal of public health
    • 2014
    • 5
    • PDF
    Traumatic dental injuries among 12- and 15-year-old adolescents in Georgia: results of the pathfinder study.
    • 16
    Prevalence of Traumatic Dental Injuries to Anterior Teeth of 12-Year-Old School Children in Kashmir, India
    • 26
    • PDF
    Evaluation of the Application of Italian National Guidelines for Prevention and Management of Dental Injuries in Developmental Age
    Dental Caries Experience and Use of Dental Services among Brazilian Prisoners
    • 8
    • PDF


    Spatial analysis of dental trauma in 12-year-old schoolchildren in Curitiba, Brazil.
    • 15
    Etiology and environment of dental injuries in 12- to 14-year-old Ontario schoolchildren.
    • 56
    Aetiology and rates of treatment of traumatic dental injuries among 12-year-old school children in a town in southern Brazil.
    • 139
    Traumatic dental injuries in adolescents from a town in southern Brazil: a cohort study.
    • 23
    Incidence of dental trauma among adolescents: a prospective cohort study.
    • 61
    Neighborhood social capital and dental injuries in Brazilian adolescents.
    • 99
    On dental trauma in children and adolescents. Incidence, risk, treatment, time and costs.
    • U. Glendor
    • Medicine
    • Swedish dental journal. Supplement
    • 2000
    • 56
    • PDF
    Epidemiology of dental trauma: a review of the literature.
    • 405
    Associations between health promoting schools' policies and indicators of oral health in Brazil.
    • 113
    • PDF