Nilai Karies Gigi Usia 15 Tahun dengan Pemeriksa Dokter Gigi dan Non Dokter Gigi di Provinsi Kalimantan Barat Tahun 2010

Indirawati Tjahja N. • Tince A. Jovina • Made Ayu Lely S.
Journal article Buletin Penelitian Sistem Kesehatan • July 2012 Indonesia

Abstract

Background: Dental caries are usual/y caused by poor oral hygiene, resulting in the accumulation of plaque that contains a variety of bacteria. Method: This study uses diagnostic test research design. The study was conducted at the health center Kedondong, Ketapang district of West Kalimantan. Subjects numbered 30 children, consisting of men and women aged 15 years, each subject wil/ be examined by 10 dentists and 10 non-dentists. Non-dentists include nursing academy, academy of nutrition, pharmaceutical academy, academy of enviromental health and public health scholers. The research objective was to compare the results of the DMF- T (Decay Missing Fil/ing Treatment) between a dentist and non-dentist. Result: The results obtained, the smal/est difference mean DMF- T with the dentist examiner was between 3.8000-3.8667, while the non-dentist examiner is 3.1333. Conclusion: The measurement of non-dentists is lower than the measurement of the dentist.

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Buletin Penelitian Sistem Kesehatan

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