Dental caries and tooth loss in adolescents with early-onset periodontitis.

@article{Albandar1996DentalCA,
  title={Dental caries and tooth loss in adolescents with early-onset periodontitis.},
  author={Jasim M Albandar and L. Jackson Brown and Harald L{\"o}e},
  journal={Journal of periodontology},
  year={1996},
  volume={67 10},
  pages={960-7}
}
The aim of this study was to assess the caries experience and tooth loss over 6 years in subjects with early-onset periodontitis as compared to their matched controls, and to describe the characteristics of teeth lost during this period. A multi-stage probability sample representing 8th to 12th grade U.S. schoolchildren were screened during the 1986/1987 school year to identify subjects with early-onset periodontitis (cases). The examination included measuring the clinical attachment level… CONTINUE READING