Knowledge, educational experiences and attitudes towards child abuse amongst Jordanian dentists.

@article{Sonbol2012KnowledgeEE,
  title={Knowledge, educational experiences and attitudes towards child abuse amongst Jordanian dentists.},
  author={Hawazen Nizar Sonbol and Samir Z Abu-Ghazaleh and Lamis Darwish Rajab and Zaid H. Baqain and Ren{\'e}e Saman and Zaid Bakri Al-Bitar},
  journal={European journal of dental education : official journal of the Association for Dental Education in Europe},
  year={2012},
  volume={16 1},
  pages={e158-65}
}
BACKGROUND Signs of physical abuse often present in the oro-facial region and dentists are in a strategic position to recognise and report suspected cases. The aim of this study was to assess the knowledge, educational experiences and attitudes of Jordanian dentists towards child abuse and to assess their educational needs. METHODS A cross-sectional survey of a random sample of Jordanian dentists (n=400) was conducted using an anonymous, self-administered structured questionnaire. RESULTS… CONTINUE READING
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