Adolescents' sense of coherence, oral health status, and oral health-related behaviours.

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OBJECTIVE To investigate the relationship between sense of coherence (SOC) and oral health. It was hypothesised that subjects with better oral health status and better oral health-related behaviours have higher levels of SOC. METHODS A cross-sectional study was conducted in Goiânia-GO, Middle-West Brazil, on a sample of 664 15-year-olds randomly selected… (More)

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@article{Freire2001AdolescentsSO, title={Adolescents' sense of coherence, oral health status, and oral health-related behaviours.}, author={M C M Freire and Aubrey Sheiham and Robert Hardy}, journal={Community dentistry and oral epidemiology}, year={2001}, volume={29 3}, pages={204-12} }