Knowledge and attitude of Saudi mothers towards their preschool children’s oral health

@inproceedings{AlZahrani2014KnowledgeAA,
  title={Knowledge and attitude of Saudi mothers towards their preschool children’s oral health},
  author={Ali Matar Al-Zahrani and Abdullah S. Al-Mushayt and Meshari F Otaibi and Amjad Hussain Wyne},
  booktitle={Pakistan journal of medical sciences},
  year={2014}
}
OBJECTIVES To determine knowledge and attitude of Saudi mothers towards their preschool children's oral health. METHODS One hundred and one mothers (of children aged 16 to 40 months) attending well-baby clinics at Security Forces Hospital Polyclinics in Makkah Al-Mukarrama participated in the study. A questionnaire was used to collect the required information. RESULTS A great majority (92.1%) of the mothers agreed that "baby teeth are important for child's general health. Similarly, 90.1… CONTINUE READING

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