Dental arch dimensions in primary dentition of children aged three to five years in Chennai and Hyderabad.

@article{Prabhakaran2006DentalAD,
  title={Dental arch dimensions in primary dentition of children aged three to five years in Chennai and Hyderabad.},
  author={Sajina Prabhakaran and C. H. Sriram and Murugan Satta Muthu and R. R. Chandrasekhar and Nuvulla Sivakumar},
  journal={Indian journal of dental research : official publication of Indian Society for Dental Research},
  year={2006},
  volume={17 4},
  pages={185-9}
}
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to assess the arch dimensions in primary dentition of 3-5 years old children in Chennai and Hyderabad. As no primary to the mixed dentition and determining the existence of sexual dimorphism. METHODS Children were selected fro various schools of both Chennai and Hyderabad, with complte set of primary dentition. Study casts were made and measurements of arch dimensions were made using digital sliding calipers. The data obtained was subjected to… CONTINUE READING