Atraumatic primary molar restorations by mobile dental service, Samchuk District, Suphanburi: 6 month evaluation

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This analytical study evaluated primary molar restorations with Atraumatic Restorative Treatment (ART) technic at 6 months by Samchuk mobile dental service. The glass ionomer      restored material existence and dental caries related restorations were examined by one single intra-calibrated examiner (kappa = 0.92) and an assistant recorded the codes after repeatable check.  Total 71 children 184 teeth received the service which 64 children could be followed up and 149 restorations were evaluated.  Completely existence of Class I and II restored material were 83.6 and 51.3 %, respectively while related dental caries were found 13.6 and 36.8 %, respectively. Overall effectiveness was 73.8 %, 81.8 % in Class I restorations higher than of which Class II (51.3 %) with statistically significant (p = 0.00).



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ภาคยวงศ์ ณ. Atraumatic primary molar restorations by mobile dental service, Samchuk District, Suphanburi: 6 month evaluation. Th Dent PH J [Internet]. 2017 Jun. 30 [cited 2024 May 26];22(1):27-36. Available from:
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