بررسی رفتارهای بهداشتی دهان، آگاهی و نگرش دانش آموزان: یک مطالعه مقطعی از ایران

کامران, عزیز and بختیار, کتایون and حیدری, حشمت اله and لطفی, علی and حیدری(لرستان), زهرا (1393) بررسی رفتارهای بهداشتی دهان، آگاهی و نگرش دانش آموزان: یک مطالعه مقطعی از ایران. International Journal of Health Sciences ــ 2 (2). pp. 95-83. شاپا 2372-5060

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Survey of Oral Hygiene Behaviors, Knowledge and Attitude among School Children: A Cross-Sectional Study from Iran

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Background: Oral health is not only important for appearance and sense of wellbeing but also for overall health. The study is aimed to evaluate oral hygiene practice, knowledge and attitude among (10-15 yr) school children. Methods: This is a cross sectional study was conducted on 440 school students of age group (10-15 years) from five different schools of khorammabad at 2013. The school and the students were selected by random sampling method. A pre-tested close- ended questionnaire was used for the study, The data was analyzed with SPSS version 16.0 and using the Student’s T-test, ANOVA and Karl Pearson’s correlation Results: 83% reported that use of fluoride strengthens teeth and only 18.2% knew that healthy teeth are strong and caries free teeth. Only 5% participant reported the reason for dental visit was general dental check up while 75% visited dentist only when dental pain. 8.2% had the habit of rinsing their mouth after eating. A linear positive correlation was found between knowledge, attitude and behavior. Conclusion: Oral hygiene habits, oral health awareness and knowledge level among school children is not satisfactory. The participants had poor oral health behavior, insufficient knowledge, incorrect attitude and practice regarding oral health.

Item Type:Article
زبان سند : انگلیسی
نویسنده مسئول :عزیز کامران
نویسنده :کتایون بختیار
نویسنده :حشمت اله حیدری
نویسنده :علی لطفی
نویسنده :زهرا حیدری(لرستان)
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Uncontrolled Keywords:آگاهی دندانی، رفتار بهداشتی، بهداشت دهان،سلامتی، رفتار، مدل اعتقاد بهداشتی
کلیدواژه ها (انگلیسی):Dental Knowledge; Health Practice, oral hygiene, Health, Behavior, Health Belief Model
Subjects:WA Public Health > Public Health Education WA.18
WA Public Health > Public Health Education WA.18

WU Dentistry. Oral surgery
Divisions:Faculty of Health > Department of Public health
Faculty of Health > Department of Public health
Faculty of Health > Department of Public health
ID Code:5937
Deposited By: Dr Aziz Kamran
Deposited On:26 Jun 1393 03:09
Last Modified:27 Jun 1397 11:58

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