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Malocclusion Pattern (Angle's) in Mauritian Orthodontic Patients.

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  • Author(s): Durgesh, B. H.1
    Prakash, Prashanth2
    Ramakrishnaiah, Ravikumar3
    Phulari, Basavaraj Subashchandra4
    Al Kheraif, Abdul Aziz A.3
  • Source:
    ISRN Dentistry. 2012, p1-3. 3p.
  • Document Type:
    Article
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    • Abstract:
      The aim of the study was to assess the pattern of malocclusion in different ethnic group of Mauritian population visiting the Orthodontic Department at Mauras College of Dentistry and Hospital, Republic of Mauritius. The study population comprised of 624 patients who visited the orthodontic department during 2010. The clinical examination was conducted by a well-calibrated orthodontist. The data were recorded in the case sheets and was analyzed for presence of angles class I, class II, and class III malocclusion in both male and female patients of Asian, African, Caucasian, and Chinese ethnicity aged 5-55 years. Malocclusion was found to be high in females compared to males. 414 patients (150 male + 264 female) presented with class I, 182 patients (52 male + 130 female) presented with class II, and 28 patients (12 male + 16 female) presented with class III. Asian ethnic group were more affected and patient seeking orthodontic treatment was high in 11-15 years age group. [ABSTRACT FROM AUTHOR]
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    • Author Affiliations:
      1Faculty, Dental Health Department, Dental Biomaterials Research Chair, College of Applied Medical Sciences, King Saud University, Riyadh 11433, Saudi Arabia
      2Department of Pedodontics, MS Ramaiah Dental College and Hospital, Bangalore, Karnataka, India
      3Dental Biomaterials Research Chair, College of Applied Medical Sciences, King Saud University, Riyadh 560013, Saudi Arabia
      4Faculty, Department of Orthodontics, Mauras, College of Dentistry and Hospital, Arsenal, Mauritius
    • ISSN:
      2090-4371
    • Accession Number:
      10.5402/2012/210306
    • Accession Number:
      86870747
  • Citations
    • ABNT:
      DURGESH, B. H. et al. Malocclusion Pattern (Angle’s) in Mauritian Orthodontic Patients. ISRN Dentistry, [s. l.], p. 1–3, 2012. DOI 10.5402/2012/210306. Disponível em: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=ddh&AN=86870747&custid=s8280428. Acesso em: 26 out. 2020.
    • AMA:
      Durgesh BH, Prakash P, Ramakrishnaiah R, Phulari BS, Al Kheraif AAA. Malocclusion Pattern (Angle’s) in Mauritian Orthodontic Patients. ISRN Dentistry. January 2012:1-3. doi:10.5402/2012/210306
    • APA:
      Durgesh, B. H., Prakash, P., Ramakrishnaiah, R., Phulari, B. S., & Al Kheraif, A. A. A. (2012). Malocclusion Pattern (Angle’s) in Mauritian Orthodontic Patients. ISRN Dentistry, 1–3. https://doi.org/10.5402/2012/210306
    • Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date:
      Durgesh, B. H., Prashanth Prakash, Ravikumar Ramakrishnaiah, Basavaraj Subashchandra Phulari, and Abdul Aziz A. Al Kheraif. 2012. “Malocclusion Pattern (Angle’s) in Mauritian Orthodontic Patients.” ISRN Dentistry, January, 1–3. doi:10.5402/2012/210306.
    • Harvard:
      Durgesh, B. H. et al. (2012) ‘Malocclusion Pattern (Angle’s) in Mauritian Orthodontic Patients’, ISRN Dentistry, pp. 1–3. doi: 10.5402/2012/210306.
    • Harvard: Australian:
      Durgesh, BH, Prakash, P, Ramakrishnaiah, R, Phulari, BS & Al Kheraif, AAA 2012, ‘Malocclusion Pattern (Angle’s) in Mauritian Orthodontic Patients’, ISRN Dentistry, pp. 1–3, viewed 26 October 2020, .
    • MLA:
      Durgesh, B. H., et al. “Malocclusion Pattern (Angle’s) in Mauritian Orthodontic Patients.” ISRN Dentistry, Jan. 2012, pp. 1–3. EBSCOhost, doi:10.5402/2012/210306.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Humanities:
      Durgesh, B. H., Prashanth Prakash, Ravikumar Ramakrishnaiah, Basavaraj Subashchandra Phulari, and Abdul Aziz A. Al Kheraif. “Malocclusion Pattern (Angle’s) in Mauritian Orthodontic Patients.” ISRN Dentistry, January 2012, 1–3. doi:10.5402/2012/210306.
    • Vancouver/ICMJE:
      Durgesh BH, Prakash P, Ramakrishnaiah R, Phulari BS, Al Kheraif AAA. Malocclusion Pattern (Angle’s) in Mauritian Orthodontic Patients. ISRN Dentistry [Internet]. 2012 Jan [cited 2020 Oct 26];1–3. Available from: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=ddh&AN=86870747&custid=s8280428