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Periodontal diseases in children and adolescent with diabetes mellitus

Yaacob, Munirah and Tin, Myo Han and Ardini, Yunita Dewi and Muhammad Ali, Suhaila and Taib, Mai Nurul Ashikin and Md. Zain, Fuziah and Hua, Janet Hong Yeow (2019) Periodontal diseases in children and adolescent with diabetes mellitus. In: 2017 Conference on Biomedical and Advanced Materials, Bio-CAM 2017, 28th-29th November 2017, Bayview Hotel Langkawi.

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Abstract

The periodontal health status of diabetic children and adolescent was evaluated in this case-control study. 64 subjects were included. Mean age (SD) of the cases and controls were 13.72(2.8) and 13.53(2.5) years. Four periodontal parameters were assessed. HbA1c (%) level within 3 to 6 months prior to check-up was used to defined subjects glycaemic control status. Analysis was done using IBM-SPSS 21. 96.8% of cases have periodontal disease. Probing pocket depth showed significantly deeper mean compared to controls. Higher mean of gingival index were also noticed among the cases. Periodontal screening could be recommended for DM children and adolescent in prevention of severe periodontal disease.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Plenary Papers)
Additional Information: 5688/76192
Uncontrolled Keywords: Periodontal Disease; Diabates mellitus; children; adolescent; HbA1c
Subjects: R Medicine > RK Dentistry
R Medicine > RK Dentistry > RK318 Oral and Dental Medicine. Pathology. Diseases-Therapeutics-General Works
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Kulliyyah of Dentistry > Restorative Dentistry
Kulliyyah of Medicine
Depositing User: Dr Munirah Yaacob
Date Deposited: 19 Nov 2019 14:50
Last Modified: 19 Nov 2019 14:50
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/76192

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