Periodontal diseases and awareness among patients.

Betsy S. Thomas, Mahalinga Bhat, Sreekumaran Nair

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Awareness of periodontal problems and how they interpret this and their timely intervention affects periodontal health. Many people neither recognize the symptoms of periodontal disease nor do they associate existing symptoms with the disease. Hence one should ensure that the routes of science transfer are open so that the appropriate knowledge regarding the prevention and control of periodontal diseases are available to the public.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)103-108
Number of pages6
JournalIndian journal of dental research : official publication of Indian Society for Dental Research.
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 01-07-2005
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Dentistry(all)


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