To assess the oral health awareness and knowledge about periodontal diseases among the students of medical, ayurveda, and engineering colleges materials and methods: a survey was conducted among the students of medical, ayurveda, and engineering colleges. A survey of the oral health knowledge and practices of pregnant women in a nigerian teaching hospital adeniyi abiola 1 , agbaje olayinka 2 , braimoh mathilda 1, ogunbanjo ogunbiyi 2 , sorunke. The survey administered was structured and contained items relating to oral health and care (including prevalence of dental problems), frequency of dental visits, barriers to seeking dental care, oral hygiene habits, perceptions of oral health, knowledge about oral health and access to dental care. Introduction: dental care in pregnancy aims at achieving healthy environment through adequate plaque and professional dental prophylaxisthis study assessed the knowledge, attitude towards and practice of oral hygiene among pregnant women attending antenatal clinics in secondary health facilities in benin city, nigeria.
The knowledge levels of adolescents towards reproductive health found that awareness regarding reproductive health issues and hiv /aids among adolescent girls was very low (3) this lack of awareness can lead to early. Introduction: several studies have documented a high prevalence of dental problems among saudi youth in order to plan successful public health awareness campaigns it is essential to evaluate three domains related to oral health at the population level, namely knowledge, attitudes and behavior. Low knowledge of the periodontal diseases and their relation with the various systemic conditions medical practitioners had less knowledge and awareness regarding various periodontal diseases.
Oral health care during pregnancy and through the lifespan abstract: oral health is an important component of general health and should be maintained during pregnancy and through a woman's lifespan. The alliance of the american dental association, together with the american dental association, henry schein cares and colgate, is launching healthy smiles from the start, a new, multifaceted prenatal and postnatal dental health care education program for mothers and caregivers of newborns. The aim of this study is to evaluate the awareness, perception, sources of information, and knowledge of diabetes mellitus and periodontal health among jordanians, to examine the factors related to their knowledge, and organize effective education programs. Dental diseases are treatable, low general health literacy, and inadequate knowledge of principles of oral health (american dental association, 2010) interrelated issues of literacy, health literacy, and oral health knowledge. Awareness of oral health among pregnant women and • limited use of dental care may contribute to knowledge/lack of knowledge of the.
Published: tue, 03 apr 2018 title: periodontal health knowledge and awareness among pregnant females in bangalore, india abstract there is plenty of evidence in the literature suggesting an association between periodontal diseases, pregnancy and even preterm low birth weight deliveries. Understanding the relationship between periodontal disease (pd) and systemic health (sh) is necessary for the accurate diagnosis and treatment of both the aim of this study was to evaluate the knowledge of medical doctors in turkey with regard to the association between pd and sh this study was. 581 journal of international oral health 2016 8(5):579-584 possible connection between the health of the teeth, gum, and pregnancy most of the participants (83%) believed the. Amamurthy etal : assessment of knowledge and awareness about periodontal oral health among pregnant women- a questionnaire study maintenance of oral health during pregnancy has been rec- ognised as an important public health issue worldwide.
Investigated the degree of periodontal health knowledge, and awareness of 16 to 45 years old jordanian pregnant women they reported that a minority of the pregnant women (164%. Pregnancy causes hormonal changes that increase the risk of developing gum disease which, in turn, can affect the health of your developing baby below are some tips to help you maintain good oral. The purpose of this study was to assess the knowledge and awareness regarding periodontal disease and its effects on pregnancy among pregnant women in the central and eastern regions of saudi arabia.
Objectives: to assess final-year nursing students about their awareness of periodontal disease and its impact on general health and to ascertain their knowledge about the periodontal links to systemic disease as well as their perceived knowledge and abilities to provide informed advice and referrals to at-risk patients. There is a need to improve the oral health knowledge and oral health care habits of pregnant women of raichur district by making oral health an integral part of antenatal and primary health care in order to prevent oral diseases and encourage them to have regular dental care to prevent further disease. Care awareness b to evaluate the knowledge about the importance of it is substantial for health of pregnant women and it is the way in which maternal and. Related to knowledge and awareness pertaining to periodontal health during pregnancy the questions included daily oral health practices and the changes seen in gingiva during pregnancy and also.