Gingival recession: epidemiology and risk indicators in a university dental hospital in Turkey.

@article{Toker2009GingivalRE,
  title={Gingival recession: epidemiology and risk indicators in a university dental hospital in Turkey.},
  author={H Toker and Hakan M Ozdemir},
  journal={International journal of dental hygiene},
  year={2009},
  volume={7 2},
  pages={115-20}
}
OBJECTIVE Gingival recession is a common manifestation of periodontal disease, but is also associated with several risk factors. In this study, we investigated prevalence of gingival recession and assessed various risk indicators in a university dental hospital in Turkey. MATERIALS AND METHODS The study group consisted of 831 persons (537 females, 294 males). Gingival recession, dental plaque, calculus, tobacco consumption, toothbrushing frequency, traumatic toothbrushing and high frenum were… CONTINUE READING
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