Assess the Incidence of Dental Caries among Pediatric Population in Dental Outpatient Department at Government Rajaji Hospital, Madurai

Saravanan, N (2019) Assess the Incidence of Dental Caries among Pediatric Population in Dental Outpatient Department at Government Rajaji Hospital, Madurai. Masters thesis, College of Nursing, Madurai Medical College, Madurai.

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Abstract

TITLE: Assess the incidence of Dental caries among Pediatric Population in Dental Outpatient Department at Government Rajaji Hospital, Madurai. OBJECTIVES: To assess the incidence of Dental caries among Pediatric Population in Dental (Outpatient) Department. To associate the incidence of Dental caries among Pediatric Population in Dental (Outpatient) Department with their selected baseline variables. HYPOTHESES: H1: There is a statistically significant difference in the incidence of Dental caries between male and female Pediatric population in Dental (Outpatient) Department at Government Rajaji Hospital, Madurai. H2: There is a statistically significant association between the incidence of Dental caries among Pediatric Population in Dental (Outpatient) Department at Government Rajaji Hospital, Madurai with their selected baseline variables. METHODOLOGY: Non experimental research design was used. 150 subjects selected by Non probability sampling technique. RESULTS: The study reveals that, majority of the subjects, 118 (78.67%) were had Class I dental caries, 103 (68.67%) were had Class II dental caries, 31 (20.66%) were had Class III dental caries and none of them had Class IV, Class V and Class VI dental caries. CONCLUSION: Children were more prone to get Class I, Class II and Class III dental caries and majority of them were male children.

Item Type: Thesis (Masters)
Additional Information: 301717055
Uncontrolled Keywords: Dental caries, G.V. Black caries classification.
Subjects: NURSING > Paediatric Nursing
Depositing User: Subramani R
Date Deposited: 01 Dec 2021 17:13
Last Modified: 27 Feb 2022 09:20
URI: http://repository-tnmgrmu.ac.in/id/eprint/18684

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