Effect of Educational Level on Oral Health in Peritoneal and Hemodialysis Patients

@inproceedings{Bayraktar2009EffectOE,
  title={Effect of Educational Level on Oral Health in Peritoneal and Hemodialysis Patients},
  author={Gulsen Bayraktar and Idil Kurtulus and Rumeyza Kazancioğlu and Isil Bayramgurler and Serdar Cintan and C Bural and Mine Besler and Sinan Trablus and Halim Issever and Nilgun Aysuna and Oktay Ozkan and Alaattin Yildiz},
  booktitle={International journal of dentistry},
  year={2009}
}
Background. In previous studies, the oral and dental health statuses were compared in hemodialysis (HD) and peritoneal dialysis (PD) patients without taking into account the effect of educational levels on oral health. Hence we aimed to make a comparison of these parameters based upon the subjects educational levels. Patients and Methods. 76 PD (33 males, 43 females-mean age: 44 +/- 12 years) and 100 HD (56 males, 44 females-mean age: 46 +/- 14 years) patients were included. The number of… CONTINUE READING

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