Impact of resin bonded bridgework on quality of life of patients with hypodontia.

@article{Anweigi2013ImpactOR,
  title={Impact of resin bonded bridgework on quality of life of patients with hypodontia.},
  author={Lamyia Anweigi and P Finbarr Allen and Hassan Mahmoud Ziada},
  journal={Journal of dentistry},
  year={2013},
  volume={41 8},
  pages={683-8}
}
OBJECTIVES To determine the impact of hypodontia on the quality of life of adolescent and young adult patients, and, to assess the impact of restoring tooth spaces with resin bonded bridgework on quality of life of patients with hypodontia. METHODS In a prospective study, 82 patients with a confirmed diagnosis of hypodontia participated. The primary outcome was oral health related quality of life (OHRQoL) and this was measured using the OHIP-49 prior to treatment. The pre-treatment sample was… CONTINUE READING