Oral Health Educational Program for Knowledge,Attitude,Practice of Oral Health Among Agroup of Egyptian School Girls
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03740269|
Recruitment Status : Not yet recruiting
First Posted : November 14, 2018
Last Update Posted : November 14, 2018
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment|
|Knowledge, Attitudes, Practice||Other: oral health educational program|
According to World Dental Federation 2017 oral health is defined as multi-faceted and include the ability to speak, smile, smell, taste, chew, swallow, and convey a range of emotions through facial expressions with confidence and without pain, discomfort, and disease of the craniofacial complex .Oral disease constitute a significant public health problem in developing countries due to their high prevalence, economic consequence and negative impact on the quality of the life of affected individual.
Estrogen cause change in the blood vessels and progesterone stimulate the production of inflammatory mediators which lead to increase of gingival inflammation appear as gingival enlargement, increase in gingival bleeding and crevicular fluid flow and microbial changes.
The oral health education is important tool to make the primary level of prevention. So the benefits from health education is to improve knowledge and awareness of children which results on developing favorable oral behavior and so favorable oral health status.
.As the school is consider a place for gathering large number of children so it is ideal place for conducing successful health education.
this study will Identify baseline oral hygiene knowledge, attitude and practice among 12-14 years old school children. then Record oral hygiene status by oral hygiene index simplified after that assess the effectiveness of oral health education in modifying oral health knowledge, attitude and practice
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Estimated Enrollment :||300 participants|
|Official Title:||Oral Health Educational Program for Knowledge, Attitude and Practice (KAP) of Oral Health Among a Group of Egyptian School Girls in Ras Sedr - South Sinai|
|Estimated Study Start Date :||September 2019|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||March 2020|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||June 2020|
oral health educational program
poster for oral health education program for a group of egyptian school girls
Other: oral health educational program
poster education about the important of oral health status, different brushing technique, different tooth paste, the balanced diet, changes occur to their mouth during the puberty period
- knowledge, attitude and practice of oral health [ Time Frame: 3 months ]self reported questionnaire for knowledge, attitude and practice before and after oral health educational program
- oral hygiene index simplified [ Time Frame: 3 months ]record amount of plaque and calculus accumulation before and after oral health educational program
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT03740269
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|Principal Investigator:||hassan ahmed||center of evidence based dentistry|