Epidemiology of traumatic dental injuries--a 12 year review of the literature.

@article{Glendor2008EpidemiologyOT,
  title={Epidemiology of traumatic dental injuries--a 12 year review of the literature.},
  author={U. Glendor},
  journal={Dental traumatology : official publication of International Association for Dental Traumatology},
  year={2008},
  volume={24 6},
  pages={
          603-11
        }
}
  • U. Glendor
  • Published 2008
  • Medicine
  • Dental traumatology : official publication of International Association for Dental Traumatology
  • BACKGROUND/AIM A traumatic dental injury (TDI) is a public dental health problem because of its frequency, occurrence at a young age, costs and that treatment may continue for the rest of the patient's life. [...] Key MethodMATERIAL AND METHOD The databases of Medline, Cochrane, SSCI, SCI and CINAHL from 1995 to the present were used. RESULT The results indicate a high prevalence of TDIs in primary and permanent teeth and that TDIs exists throughout the world. The prevalence show that one third of all…Expand Abstract

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