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dc.contributor.author Németh Orsolya
dc.contributor.author Hermann Péter
dc.contributor.author Kivovics Péter
dc.contributor.author Garami Miklós
dc.date.accessioned 2014-12-04T22:50:12Z
dc.date.available 2014-12-04T22:50:12Z
dc.date.issued 2013
dc.identifier 84875143355
dc.identifier.citation pagination=208-215; journalVolume=30; journalIssueNumber=3; journalTitle=PEDIATRIC HEMATOLOGY AND ONCOLOGY;
dc.identifier.uri http://repo.lib.semmelweis.hu//handle/123456789/389
dc.identifier.uri doi:10.3109/08880018.2013.763391
dc.description.abstract Background: The aim of this study was to investigate the long-term effects of chemotherapy on the dental and gingival health and dental disturbance parameters of children cancer survivors. Procedure: Thirty-eight children (mean age 12.2 +/- 0.5 years) who underwent chemotherapy at 4.29 +/- 1.71 years of age formed the study group. Forty age- and gender-matched healthy children with a similar socioeconomic background served as controls. Subjects' caries status (number of decayed, missing, or filled permanent teeth [DMF-T]) was recorded according to World Health Organization criteria. Subjects' periodontal status was recorded according to the community periodontal index system. Radiographic dental examination was used to analyze dental malformations. Results: DMF-T, D-T (number of decayed permanent teeth), and F-T (number of filled permanent teeth) were significantly higher in the study group compared to the controls (4.61 +/- 3.71, 3.97 +/- 4.45, respectively, and 0.58 +/- 0.14 vs. 2.21 +/- 1.01, 0.84 +/- 1.82, and 1.18 +/-1.07, respectively. The most frequent dental disturbances were root malformation (52.6%) and agenesis (47.4%). Conclusions: According to our examination dental status of long-term survivors is worse than in controls. Hence proper oral hygiene for children cancer survivors (CCS) is critical. In order to meet the need for dental care in CCS health authorities are encouraged to revitalize the dental services Long-term follow-up of CCS is necessary to monitor their dental growth and oral health.
dc.relation.ispartof urn:issn:0888-0018
dc.title Long-Term Effects of Chemotherapy on Dental Status of Children Cancer Survivors.
dc.type Journal Article
dc.date.updated 2014-09-05T07:41:27Z
dc.language.rfc3066 en
dc.identifier.mtmt 2199632
dc.identifier.wos 000319317400007
dc.identifier.pubmed 23373734
dc.contributor.department SE/FOK/Fogpótlástani Klinika
dc.contributor.department SE/ÁOK/K/II. Sz. Gyermekgyógyászati Klinika
dc.contributor.institution Semmelweis Egyetem


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