The knowledge, attitude and practice regarding the pediatric preventive dental care amongst medical practitioners: a cross sectional study

Beena M S, Faizal C Peedikayil, Soni Kottayi, Dhanesh Narasimhan

Abstract


Dental caries is the most common chronic disease affecting the children today. Many dental problems can be effectively prevented in children if they are detected early. Medical practitioners play a major role in the primary care of the child and are well positioned to recognize potential problems, encourage preventive care and refer appropriately. So the present survey was conducted among Medical practitioners in Kannur, Kerala to determine their knowledge, attitude and practice in Pediatric preventive dental care.o assess the attitude and practice of dental professionals towards using of advance Radiographic technique.


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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.19177/jrd.v5e1201611-15

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Journal of Research in Dentistry, University of Southern of Santa Catarina, Santa Catarina, ISSN 2317-5907

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