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Malocclusion and Oral Health Related Quality of Life
(Turun yliopisto, 2018-08-03)
Aim was to determine the association between malocclusion and oral health-related quality of life (OHRQoL) and to test and modify the conceptual model of perceived oral health for malocclusion patients. Two different ...
Dental fear in adolescents' transition to early adulthood
(Annales Universitatis Turkuensis D 1162Turun yliopisto, 2015-03-20)
The aims of the study were to assess the validity of a clinical dental fear question (Short Dental Fear Question, SDFQ) and an instrument measuring interaction between adolescents and dental staff (Patient Dental Staff ...
Evaluation of novel programs in health counseling – their effectiveness in the oral health of young children, and their acceptance by parents and professionals in public dental service.
(Annales Universitatis Turkuensis D 1181Turun yliopisto, 2015-09-11)
Aim and design: To evaluate family-based health counseling for young children, and to study the signiﬁcance of adding parental self-care or the training of professionals to the programs. The effectiveness and acceptability ...
Administration of Bifidobacterium animalis subsp. lactis BB-12 and xylitol with a novel pacifier in early childhood
(Annales Universitatis Turkuensis D 1039Turun yliopisto, 2012-11-23)
Probiotic bifidobacteria are used in the prevention and treatment of childhood diseases. On the other hand, these bacteria are also connected to dental caries. The purpose of the present work was to test a food supplement ...
Child Dental Fear : Individual and Family-Level Changes and Oral Health-Related Quality of Life
(Annales Universitatis Turkuensis D 1286Turun yliopisto, 2017-05-12)
The objective of this thesis was to study if dental fear of children and their parents and changes in it are associated, if children and parents can evaluate each other’s fear, and if children’s ...
Availability, attitudes and costs of selected dental services in a low-income country
(Turun yliopisto, 2019-06-14)
ABSTRACT The aim of this study was to determine the availability of selected dental services, attitudes towards such services and economic factors associated with their utilization in a low-income country. Data ...