Dentists’ Knowledge, Attitude, and Practice Regarding Oral Cancer in Iran

  title={Dentists’ Knowledge, Attitude, and Practice Regarding Oral Cancer in Iran},
  author={Sayed Mohammad Razavi and Behzad Zolfaghari and Mehrdad Foroohandeh and Mostafa Emami Doost and Bahareh Tahani},
  journal={Journal of Cancer Education},
Dentists are usually the first group who can examine patients for oral cancer and the early diagnosis highly depends on their knowledge. In this study, we aim to survey the Iranian dentists’ knowledge, attitude, and behaviors regarding oral cancer. A valid and reliable self-administered questionnaire was designed and sent to 150 dentists. Responses to the questionnaires were analyzed using descriptive and analytical statistics. Just one fifth of the dentists reported to perform oral cancer… CONTINUE READING
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