What Sociodemographic factors Influence the Perceived Orthodontic treatment need among Adolescents in Kottayam city-a Cross-Sectional Study


Orthodontic treatment is pursued mainly to enhance facial appearance. Self-perception of dental aesthetics has been found to be influenced by various factors like gender, irregularity of dental attendance, etc. Although a correlation between subjective and objective assessment of aesthetics has been reported, laypeople tend to underestimate their own… (More)

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