Characteristics of Primary Dentition Occlusion in Preschool Children: An Epidemiological Study

@inproceedings{Bhat2012CharacteristicsOP,
  title={Characteristics of Primary Dentition Occlusion in Preschool Children: An Epidemiological Study},
  author={Sham S. Bhat and HT Ajay Rao and Kartik Hegde and B Kumar},
  booktitle={International journal of clinical pediatric dentistry},
  year={2012}
}
OBJECTIVE The establishment and maintenance of normal occlusion constitutes one of the important objectives of pediatric dentistry. There are very few studies assessing the occlusal characteristics of primary dentition in the preschool children. The objective of this study was to assess the occlusal characteristics of primary dentition and difference in various parameters, in children between 3 and 5 years of age. MATERIALS AND METHODS Eight hundred and eight healthy children, of age group… CONTINUE READING
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