Factors influencing adolescents' oral health-related quality of life (OHRQoL).

  title={Factors influencing adolescents' oral health-related quality of life (OHRQoL).},
  author={Lyndie Foster Page and William Murray Thomson and Ali Ukra and Mauro Farella},
  journal={International journal of paediatric dentistry},
  volume={23 6},
BACKGROUND OHRQoL comprises an apparently complex array of biological and psychological aspects of oral health. AIM To determine the relative contribution of sociodemographic, psychosocial, or clinical characteristics to OHRQoL in adolescents. DESIGN A cross-sectional study of Dunedin adolescents was carried out. Each participant completed a self-administered questionnaire and underwent a clinical examination. Information collected included sociodemographic characteristics (sex, ethnicity… CONTINUE READING

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