Dental Caries and Its Association with Diet among Female Primary School Children in Riyadh City

@inproceedings{ALMAJED2011DentalCA,
  title={Dental Caries and Its Association with Diet among Female Primary School Children in Riyadh City},
  author={IBRAHIM M AL-MAJED and Certi. Pedo},
  year={2011}
}
The purpose of the present study was to determine dental caries experience of 8-10-year-old schoolgirls in Riyadh city, and to assess the relationship between dental caries & dietary practices. This cross sectional study involved 522 third and fourth grade primary school girls attending 24 primary schools (12 public and 12 private) in Riyadh city. The selected girls were examined at schools by two calibrated examiners who were trained & calibrated prior to the study using the WHO criteria for… CONTINUE READING