Survey Paper | Dental Science | Greece | Volume 8 Issue 9, September 2019
Prosthetic Status among Greek Population Related to Educational Level
Abstract: This cross-sectional study was conducted among the Greek population aged 24-84. During this survey period a total of 275 patients were examined. One hundred and ten  males and one hundred and sixty five females were taken part in this clinical survey. One hundred and fifteen patients didnít have and needed prosthetic appliance. Forty five [40, 9 %] males didnít have prosthesis and 40 males of them had higher level of education. Only 5 patients were illiterate. A high percentage of males had university education. A higher proportion of subjects with a low educational level [55, 88 %] were edentulous. The data regarding the educational level of the females and the prosthetic treatment indicated that there was a correlation between higher education and prosthetic status [69 %] The female with low education were edentulous [54, 76 %] Eighteen males were edentulous and 16 females didnít wear complete dentures.
Keywords: Educational level, prosthetic status, complete dentures, edentulous, edentulism
Edition: Volume 8 Issue 9, September 2019,
Pages: 548 - 550
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Maria Kotanidou, Fotoula Nikolopoulou, Eleonora Blioumi, "Prosthetic Status among Greek Population Related to Educational Level", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), https://www.ijsr.net/get_abstract.php?paper_id=ART202033, Volume 8 Issue 9, September 2019, 548 - 550, #ijsrnet
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