Association between caries status and quality of life of adults in Pinrang, 2019

Rasmidar Samad
2019 Journal of Dentomaxillofacial Science  
Objective: To analyze association between caries status and quality of life of adult in Pinrang, 2019; promoting epidemiology data in planning and evaluation of oral health care programs. Material and Methods: This study used pilot pathfinder design. The subject consist of 345 subjects aged ≥ 18 years old and randomly selected from urban and rural areas in Pinrang, Indonesia. The data were collected by 194 subject from urban area and 151 subject from rural areas. We used DMF-T index according
more » ... T index according to WHO methodology and Oral Health Impact Profile (OHIP-14) questionnaire translated to language (Indonesia version).
doi:10.15562/jdmfs.v4i2.938 fatcat:5jc3s2fs6zh2rmgy6qj2iiggwi