Association between adverse childhood experiences, bullying, self-esteem, resilience, social support, caries and oral hygiene in children and adolescents in sub-urban Nigeria

Abstract Background Adverse childhood experiences (ACE) and bullying have negative effects on oral health. Promotive assets (resilience, self-esteem) and resources (perceived social support) can ameliorate their negative impact. The aim of this study was to determine the association between oral dis...

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Main Authors: Morenike Oluwatoyin Folayan, Olakunle Oginni, Olaniyi Arowolo, Maha El Tantawi
Format: Article
Published: BMC 2020-07-01
Series:BMC Oral Health
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