Canine malposition in Iraqi dental students

Joint Authors

Yasin, Ahmad Ala
al-Dabbagh, Diya J.

Source

Journal of Baghdad College of Dentistry

Issue

Vol. 32, Issue 1 (31 Mar. 2020), pp.16-18, 3 p.

Publisher

University of Baghdad College of Dentistry

Publication Date

2020-03-31

Country of Publication

Iraq

No. of Pages

3

Main Topic

Medicine

Abstract EN

Background: This study aims to assess the prevalence of malposed canines among students of College of Dentistry/ University of Baghdad and evaluate the relation between canine malposition and occlusal features.

Material and method: The prevalence of buccally malposed canines was estimated by intra-oral visual examination of 250 young adult subjects (106 males and 144 females), their ages were between 19-24 years.

Results: The prevalence of the mandibular malposed canine (12%) was higher than the maxillary buccally malposed canine (10%).

Generally, malposed canines were found higher in females than in males and mostly seen in class l Angle’s classification and buccally more than lingually.

Conclusion: A relationship exists between canine malposition and other occlusal features.

American Psychological Association (APA)

Yasin, Ahmad Ala& al-Dabbagh, Diya J.. 2020. Canine malposition in Iraqi dental students. Journal of Baghdad College of Dentistry،Vol. 32, no. 1, pp.16-18.
https://search.emarefa.net/detail/BIM-969822

Modern Language Association (MLA)

Yasin, Ahmad Ala& al-Dabbagh, Diya J.. Canine malposition in Iraqi dental students. Journal of Baghdad College of Dentistry Vol. 32, no. 1 (Mar. 2020), pp.16-18.
https://search.emarefa.net/detail/BIM-969822

American Medical Association (AMA)

Yasin, Ahmad Ala& al-Dabbagh, Diya J.. Canine malposition in Iraqi dental students. Journal of Baghdad College of Dentistry. 2020. Vol. 32, no. 1, pp.16-18.
https://search.emarefa.net/detail/BIM-969822

Data Type

Journal Articles

Language

English

Notes

Includes bibliographical references : p. 18

Record ID

BIM-969822