Prevalence of gingivitis among school attendees in Qazvin, Iran.

  title={Prevalence of gingivitis among school attendees in Qazvin, Iran.},
  author={Hamissi Jalaleddin and Golam Hosein Ramezani},
  journal={East African journal of public health},
  volume={6 2},
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to determine the gingival status in six to nine years old (6-9 years). METHODS A Total (n=792) patients comprised 396 girls and 396 boys between 6-9 years were selected from school in Qazvin. Names, ages, sex, addresses and gingival status of each patient were recorded in separate questionnaires. Intra oral examinations were performed with mirror, probe and good light. RESULTS Among total n=792 patients, the female were 396 (50%) and male were 396 (50… CONTINUE READING