Prevalence of malocclusion in high school students in Japan according to the Dental Aesthetic Index

Toshihiro Ansai, Hideo Miyazaki, Yasuhiro Katoh, Yoshihisa Yamashita, Tadamichi Takehara, Joanna Jenny

研究成果: ジャーナルへの寄稿記事

34 引用 (Scopus)

抄録

Abstract – The Dental Aesthetic Index (DAI) was used to evaluate malocclusion in Japanese high school students (n= 409, ages 15–18 yr). The purpose of this study was to obtain basic data concerning malocclusion in Japanese high school students. This study used a sample of students from randomly selected urban and rural high schools in Japan's Kyushu district. The DAI scores for urban and rural high school students, as well as the total DAI scores from these two areas were significantly higher than that of American high school students. These results showed that the number of students with an acceptable dental appearance among Japanese high school students is significantly lower than among American high school students. This indicates a higher need for orthodontic treatment among Japanese high school students.

元の言語英語
ページ(範囲)303-305
ページ数3
ジャーナルCommunity Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology
21
発行部数5
DOI
出版物ステータス出版済み - 1 1 1993

Fingerprint

Dental Esthetics
Malocclusion
Japan
Students
Orthodontics
Tooth

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Dentistry(all)
  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health

これを引用

Prevalence of malocclusion in high school students in Japan according to the Dental Aesthetic Index. / Ansai, Toshihiro; Miyazaki, Hideo; Katoh, Yasuhiro; Yamashita, Yoshihisa; Takehara, Tadamichi; Jenny, Joanna.

:: Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology, 巻 21, 番号 5, 01.01.1993, p. 303-305.

研究成果: ジャーナルへの寄稿記事

Ansai, Toshihiro ; Miyazaki, Hideo ; Katoh, Yasuhiro ; Yamashita, Yoshihisa ; Takehara, Tadamichi ; Jenny, Joanna. / Prevalence of malocclusion in high school students in Japan according to the Dental Aesthetic Index. :: Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology. 1993 ; 巻 21, 番号 5. pp. 303-305.
@article{7d8f3ff5d7824f3aadd6306919bbfcf9,
title = "Prevalence of malocclusion in high school students in Japan according to the Dental Aesthetic Index",
abstract = "Abstract – The Dental Aesthetic Index (DAI) was used to evaluate malocclusion in Japanese high school students (n= 409, ages 15–18 yr). The purpose of this study was to obtain basic data concerning malocclusion in Japanese high school students. This study used a sample of students from randomly selected urban and rural high schools in Japan's Kyushu district. The DAI scores for urban and rural high school students, as well as the total DAI scores from these two areas were significantly higher than that of American high school students. These results showed that the number of students with an acceptable dental appearance among Japanese high school students is significantly lower than among American high school students. This indicates a higher need for orthodontic treatment among Japanese high school students.",
author = "Toshihiro Ansai and Hideo Miyazaki and Yasuhiro Katoh and Yoshihisa Yamashita and Tadamichi Takehara and Joanna Jenny",
year = "1993",
month = "1",
day = "1",
doi = "10.1111/j.1600-0528.1993.tb00779.x",
language = "English",
volume = "21",
pages = "303--305",
journal = "Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology",
issn = "0301-5661",
publisher = "Blackwell Munksgaard",
number = "5",

}

TY - JOUR

T1 - Prevalence of malocclusion in high school students in Japan according to the Dental Aesthetic Index

AU - Ansai, Toshihiro

AU - Miyazaki, Hideo

AU - Katoh, Yasuhiro

AU - Yamashita, Yoshihisa

AU - Takehara, Tadamichi

AU - Jenny, Joanna

PY - 1993/1/1

Y1 - 1993/1/1

N2 - Abstract – The Dental Aesthetic Index (DAI) was used to evaluate malocclusion in Japanese high school students (n= 409, ages 15–18 yr). The purpose of this study was to obtain basic data concerning malocclusion in Japanese high school students. This study used a sample of students from randomly selected urban and rural high schools in Japan's Kyushu district. The DAI scores for urban and rural high school students, as well as the total DAI scores from these two areas were significantly higher than that of American high school students. These results showed that the number of students with an acceptable dental appearance among Japanese high school students is significantly lower than among American high school students. This indicates a higher need for orthodontic treatment among Japanese high school students.

AB - Abstract – The Dental Aesthetic Index (DAI) was used to evaluate malocclusion in Japanese high school students (n= 409, ages 15–18 yr). The purpose of this study was to obtain basic data concerning malocclusion in Japanese high school students. This study used a sample of students from randomly selected urban and rural high schools in Japan's Kyushu district. The DAI scores for urban and rural high school students, as well as the total DAI scores from these two areas were significantly higher than that of American high school students. These results showed that the number of students with an acceptable dental appearance among Japanese high school students is significantly lower than among American high school students. This indicates a higher need for orthodontic treatment among Japanese high school students.

UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?scp=0027679518&partnerID=8YFLogxK

UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/citedby.url?scp=0027679518&partnerID=8YFLogxK

U2 - 10.1111/j.1600-0528.1993.tb00779.x

DO - 10.1111/j.1600-0528.1993.tb00779.x

M3 - Article

C2 - 8222606

AN - SCOPUS:0027679518

VL - 21

SP - 303

EP - 305

JO - Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology

JF - Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology

SN - 0301-5661

IS - 5

ER -