Oral hygiene and periodontal status of teenagers with special needs in the district of Nalgonda, India

@inproceedings{Ameer2012OralHA,
  title={Oral hygiene and periodontal status of teenagers with special needs in the district of Nalgonda, India},
  author={Nazia Ameer and Rajababu Palaparthi and Madhukar Neerudu and Sunil Kumar Palakuru and Harinath Reddy Singam and Satyanarayana Durvasula},
  booktitle={Journal of Indian Society of Periodontology},
  year={2012}
}
OBJECTIVES To assess oral hygiene status, oral hygiene practices and periodontal status among 14-17-year-old visually impaired, deaf and dumb, intellectually disabled and physically challenged and normal teenagers in the district of Nalgonda, South India. MATERIALS AND METHODS Seven hundred and fifty teenagers in the age group of 14-17 years, constituting visually impaired, deaf and dumb, intellectually disabled, physically challenged and normal teenagers, were studied. Oral hygiene status… CONTINUE READING