Traumatic injuries of permanent teeth among 6- to 12-year-old Iraqi children: a 4-year retrospective study.

@article{Yassen2013TraumaticIO,
  title={Traumatic injuries of permanent teeth among 6- to 12-year-old Iraqi children: a 4-year retrospective study.},
  author={Ghaeth Hamdon Yassen and Judith R. Chin and Baydaa Ali Othman Al-Rawi and Ahmed G Mohammedsharif and Saif S Alsoufy and Lamiaa Abdul-Rhman Hassan and Leka'a Hashim Salim and George Eckert},
  journal={Journal of dentistry for children},
  year={2013},
  volume={80 1},
  pages={3-8}
}
PURPOSE The purpose of this retrospective study was to identify the types, causes, and other factors associated with traumatic dental injuries (TDIs) in the permanent teeth of children in Mosul, Iraq. METHODS Data were collected from the dental records of 6- to 12-year-old children with TDIs who attended the Pediatric Dental Clinic at the Mosul University School of Dentistry between October 2006 and October 2010. The gathered data included: demographic information, when and where the injury… CONTINUE READING