Perceived barriers to the provision of preventive care among Iranian dentists.

@article{Ghasemi2009PerceivedBT,
  title={Perceived barriers to the provision of preventive care among Iranian dentists.},
  author={Hadi Ghasemi and Heikki T Murtomaa and Hassan Torabzadeh and Miira M Vehkalahti},
  journal={Oral health & preventive dentistry},
  year={2009},
  volume={7 4},
  pages={339-46}
}
PURPOSE The aim of this study was to examine the perceived barriers to preventive dental practice among Iranian dentists. MATERIALS AND METHODS A questionnaire survey was performed among the dentists who participated in two annual dental meetings (conducted in December 2004 and in July 2005) in Tehran, Iran. The dentists who attended the meeting completed the self-administered questionnaire anonymously. The questionnaire included 12 statements with answer alternatives rated on a 5-point scale… CONTINUE READING