Behavioral risk factors and periodontal disease in Malang, Indonesia

Gayatri, Rara Warih and Tama, Tika Dwi and Alma, Lucky Radhita and Yun, Low Wah and Savira, Lita and Kuroidah, Asmi (2021) Behavioral risk factors and periodontal disease in Malang, Indonesia. Gaceta Sanitaria, 35 (2). S438-S440. ISSN 0213-9111, DOI

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Objective: This study aimed to analyze the relationship of behavioral risk factors for periodontal disease among 19-64 age group in Malang City. Method: A non-experimental quantitative analytic with a cross sectional study approach was used in this study. The respondents were 331 patients who visited the dental clinics of the Health Centers in Malang City. A cluster random sampling technique was used in this study. The instrument used was questionnaire. The data analysis was done through multivariate analyses use logistic -regression. Results: The Wald test results on logistic -regression models showed there is no significant effect of smoking habits and consumption patterns on periodontal disease. There is a significant effect of systemic disease on periodontal disease with a significance value of 0.000 (p <005) Conclusions: There was a significant relationship and effect between systemic disease and periodontal disease in this study. (C) 2021 SESPAS. Published by Elsevier Espaila, S.L.U.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Periodontal disease; Smoking habits; Consumption pattern; Systemic diseases
Subjects: R Medicine
R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine
Divisions: Faculty of Medicine
Depositing User: Ms Zaharah Ramly
Date Deposited: 05 Mar 2022 02:42
Last Modified: 05 Mar 2022 02:42

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