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The reduced plaque and gingival indexes in these mothers may reflect an increased self-esteem, need for a better appearance and possibility of getting more information than those at home. National Center for Biotechnology Information gingigal, U. This article has been cited by other articles in PMC. Open in a separate window. In countries where high levels of caries reduction were achieved such in Denmark, three-quarters of the parents of 6 years old children answered that they believed children less than 10 years old need help from adults in toothbrushing Ooe 20 The aim of the present study was to assess the periodontal conditions in terms of plaque and gingival indexes and alveolar anx loss of mothers and children with mixed dentition.
Periodontal disease in pregnancy II.
Related Content ‘gingival index’ can also refer to The significant correlation for plaque index in molar region but not significant in the region of incisors may represent different abilities of plaque removal between mothers and children. This study aimed to compare the periodontal condition between plaque and gingival indexes in 30 pairs of mother and child with mixed dentition, as well as to correlate the findings with some of their social and oral hygiene habits.
Gingival inflammation at deciduous and permanent teeth. It is therefore suggested that any study of periodontal disease should be based on fundamental criteria, such as bleeding or oedema, rather than on composite indices.
The mothers’ plaque indexes increased with age and decreased when they flossed everyday and when they had a job. Regardless almost all parents usually consider tooth brushing as important for oral health, only 11 mothers reported helping the children in their oral hygiene. Mothers inrex did silness present first molars and incisors were excluded from the study group.
Comparison of gingival index and sulcus bleeding index as indicators of periodontal status
Five to 7 days after the group 2 prophylaxis, all subjects were examined for GI. A lower total plaque index in the group of children was also demonstrated when their mother reported having a job. Furthermore, a hormonal influence is strongly suggested on the gingival inflammatory process concomitant to pre-puberty and puberty Parfitt 17; Peretz, et al.
Familial aggregation of periodontal indices. Although the severity of gingivitis is less intense in children than in adults Mackler and Crawford 12; Matsson and Goldberg 14, periodontitis may occur in children and adolescents Albandar, et al.
Plaque development and gingivitis in the primary dentition. From the statistical analyses Pearson correlation test, student test and Covariance analysisit was possible to conclude that there was a greater correlation between the plaque anx gingival indexes in the mothers’ group than in the children’s group. Information about medical and dental history of each subject was obtained during the anamnesis.
However, other factors such as hereditary immune response and behavioral factors including tooth cleaning habits xnd also contribute for the increased prevalence of periodontal disease in certain families.
June 21, – Accepted: Graphical analyses were used to profile examiner styles with respect to using the GI index. Prevalence in patient groups and distribution of biotypes and serotypes within families. Also, bone loss and plaque and gingival indexes in the children did not show any correlation.
The Gingival Index, the Plaque Index and the Retention Index Systems.
Declared family income or the socioeconomic class did not influence the oral health of the groups, in contrast to the results found in other studies MacGregor, Baldin 11; Tan, et al. Although the gingival index and sulcus bleeding index have been widely used as indicators of periodontal status, there is los disagreement among investigators as to their meaning and significance. Growth and development considerations in the diagnosis of gingivitis and periodontitis in children.
The role of dental plaque as the primary etiologic agent in gingivitis has been demonstrated in classic studies of experimental gingivitis in adults Theilade, et al. Periodontitis will usually be present. PI 2 — Plaque covering between one- and two-thirds of the buccal tooth surface. CI 1 — Scattered calculus covering less sikness one-third of the buccal tooth surface. April 26, – Modification: Four surfaces per tooth buccal, lingual, mesial and distal were examined in every permanent and deciduous tooth except for third molars in the mothers group.
Although the social class was not homogeneous in the study group, it should be noticed that these subjects were seeking free treatment at the University. Support Center Support Center.