Malocclusion prevalence in an ethnic Chinese population.

  title={Malocclusion prevalence in an ethnic Chinese population.},
  author={K K Lew and W Choong Foong and Evan Loh},
  journal={Australian dental journal},
  volume={38 6},
Population norms derived from one ethnic group may not necessarily be valid and accurate for other ethnic groups. With the increasing number of ethnic Chinese immigrants in Australia, Europe, and America, it would be useful for dental practitioners to be informed about malocclusion prevalence among Chinese. This study was carried out on 1050 Chinese school children (aged 12-14 years) to assess both qualitatively and quantitatively certain occlusal features. The population was found to have a… CONTINUE READING


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