A Study incremental dental care programs of appraisal report for oral health education elementary school in Ulsan City
Youn Hwa Kim
Dept. of Dental Hygiene, Ulsan College
Key word : Dental caries prevention, Oral health education elementary school, incremental Dental care, Pit and Fissure Sealing
This purpose of this study was to provide the basic data for preventing dental caries, and maintaining and enhancing Oral health education. The subject of this study through the survey of the recognition of Oral health education, a questionnaire survey and dental experience and Pit and fissure sealant status was conducted for 334 male and female students who were in the 4th, 5th, 6th grade of elementary school in Ulsan city.
Statistical analysis was conducted using the SPSS 11.5 with t-test, ANOVA and correlation. The obtained results were as follows
1. Experience caries on permanent teeth was male score of 58.0% and female score of 42.0% and an everage score of 52.7% very low.
2. The students who were in the 4th, 5th, 6th grade of elementary school Experience caries on permanent teeth is grad higher(p=0.000), Pit and fissure sealant of teeth number and teeth surface status by grad higher (p<0.016, p=0.000).
3. Oral health knowledge and behavior is significantly related to status(p=0.001), behavior and Daily tooth brushing frequency was significantly related to status(p=0.000), But experience caries on permanent teeth and Oral health knowledge and behavior beween wasn't significantly related to status.