Saad S BinSaleh

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


  • Research   
    Knowledge and Attitude towards Infant Oral Health among Dentists at a University Hospital in Riyadh
    Author(s): Saad S BinSaleh*, Ayman M. Sulimany, Hanan AlSohaibani, Aseel AlMutairi and Norah AlNashwan

    Objective: The aim of the present study was to assess the current knowledge and attitudes toward infant oral health among Dentists in King Saud University. Materials and Methods: Self-administered questionnaire was structured after a thorough literature review then distributed to Pediatric dentists, Pediatric dentistry residents and postgraduates, and general dentists working in King Saud University. Descriptive statistics (mean, standard deviation, frequencies and percentages) were used to describe the quantitative and categorical variables. Pearson’s Chi-square test was used to compare the distribution of responses of knowledge, attitude and practice of infant oral health between general dentists and pediatric dentists. A p-value of ≤0.05 was used to report the statistical significance of results. Results: Of the 164 surveys distributed, 101 surveys were returned giving a 6.. Read More»

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