Assessing oral cancer knowledge and awareness among Malaysian dental and medical students.

@article{Awan2014AssessingOC,
  title={Assessing oral cancer knowledge and awareness among Malaysian dental and medical students.},
  author={Kamran Habib Awan and Tan W Khang and Tye K Yee and Rosnah Binti Zain},
  journal={Journal of cancer research and therapeutics},
  year={2014},
  volume={10 4},
  pages={903-7}
}
BACKGROUND Oral cancer is a foremost health dilemma in several regions of the world. General dental practitioners and general medical practitioners play a major role in recognition of oral mucosal changes that may lead to malignancy. Their knowledge in oral cancer itself and the risk factors associated with the disease need to be sufficient. OBJECTIVE The objective of the present study was to investigate awareness and knowledge of undergraduate dental and medical students in early detection… CONTINUE READING