A descriptive study on knowledge of schoolchildren regarding prevention of dental caries

Context: Dental caries is considered to be a major public health problem globally due to its high prevalence and significant social impact. The World Health Organization reports 60-90% of schoolchildren worldwide have experienced caries, with the disease being most prevalent in Asian and Latin Ameri...

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Main Authors: Deepa Peter, Priya Janifer Fernandes, Lisha Jenifer Menezes, Sneha Thangachan, Sangeetha Crasta, Nivya Davy, Athira Mariat Johnson, Jincy Mariam Koshy, Ann Mary Kurian
Format: Article
Language:English
Published: Wolters Kluwer Medknow Publications 2016-01-01
Series:Muller Journal of Medical Sciences and Research
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Online Access:http://www.mjmsr.net/article.asp?issn=0975-9727;year=2016;volume=7;issue=1;spage=32;epage=34;aulast=Peter