Skripkina Galina Ivanovna1, Garifullina Albina Jamilevna2
1Omsk State Medical University, Doctor of Medical Sciences, Associate Professor
2Omsk State Medical University, Candidate of Medical Sciences

Assessment of oral health and risk factors in school children. Methods: Several European oral health indicators, proposed by the EGOHID-2005 and WHO-2013 criteria were used in the oral health assessment of 12-15-year-old children in Omsk city, Russia, in 2016. Results: Correlations were proposed between dental caries and number of behavioral factors: not observance of the recommended toothbrushing frequency, low motivation in using fluoridated toothpastes, daily consumption of sweets. Conclusion: The survey data have proved a high validity of the European oral health indicators for the evaluation and monitoring of oral diseases prevalence and the quality of dental care.

Keywords: community preventive programs, dental caries, dental health assessment, oral health indicators, periodontal diseases

Category: 14.00.00 Medicine

Article reference:
Dental status of school-age children in the city of Omsk // Modern scientific researches and innovations. 2016. № 5 [Electronic journal]. URL:

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