Determination of Prevalence of Dental Erosion in 12 - 14 Years School Children and Its Relationship with Dietary Habits.

@article{Shahbaz2016DeterminationOP,
  title={Determination of Prevalence of Dental Erosion in 12 - 14 Years School Children and Its Relationship with Dietary Habits.},
  author={Uzma Shahbaz and Fauzia Quadir and Tasleem Hosein},
  journal={Journal of the College of Physicians and Surgeons--Pakistan : JCPSP},
  year={2016},
  volume={26 7},
  pages={553-6}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine the frequency of dental erosion in 12-14 years school children and its association with dietary habits. STUDY DESIGN Observational cross-sectional analytical study. PLACE AND DURATION OF STUDY Fatima Jinnah Dental College, Karachi, from January to June 2010. METHODOLOGY School children aged between 12 - 14 years were included in this study. Dental erosion was detected by visual examination. Aself-developed questionnaire was used to assess the dietary habits of… CONTINUE READING