Ayman M Sulimany

Department of Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics, College of Dentistry, King saud university, Riyadh 11545, Saudi Arabia


  • Research   
    The Effect of COVID-19 on Senior Dental Students Performance in a Pediatric Dentistry Course
    Author(s): Ayman M Sulimany*

    Introduction: Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) has had a huge impact on dental education. Dental schools have developed new strategies to confine its transmission. In this study, we aimed to assess the impact of these strategies on senior dental students’ performance in a pediatric dentistry course at King Saud University. Materials and Methods: We reviewed the records of a pediatric clinical course offered to senior students for three different academic years from before, during, and after the COVID-19 outbreak. The outcome measure was students’ performance in the form of average grades and number of dental procedures performed. A one-way Analysis of Variance (ANOVA) was performed to assess the differences in students’ performance by academic years. The analysis was also stratified by gender to assess whether the outcome variables differ by gender. Results: The n.. Read More»

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