Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
International Journal of Dentistry
Volume 2009, Article ID 159767, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2009/159767
Clinical Study

Effect of Educational Level on Oral Health in Peritoneal and Hemodialysis Patients

1Department of Removable Prosthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Istanbul University, 34093 Istanbul, Turkey
2Department of Periodontology, Faculty of Dentistry, Istanbul University, 34093 Istanbul, Turkey
3Department of Nephrology, Haseki Training and Research Hospital, 34087 Istanbul, Turkey
4Department of Nephrology, Istanbul Training and Research Hospital, 34103 Istanbul, Turkey
5Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul University, 34093 Istanbul, Turkey
6Department of Nephrology, Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul University, 34093 Istanbul, Turkey
7Department of Nephrology, Vakif Gureba Hospital, 34091 Istanbul, Turkey

Received 22 June 2008; Revised 25 September 2008; Accepted 23 December 2008

Academic Editor: Ricardo Santiago Gomez

Copyright © 2009 Gulsen Bayraktar et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Linked References

  1. R. Berkow, D. C. Bondy, P. K. Bondy et al., “Chronic renal insufficiency,” in The Merck Manual of Diagnosis and Therapy, R. Berkow, D. C. Bondy, P. K. Bondy et al., Eds., pp. 1110–1207, Merck Sharp & Dohme Research Laboratories, Rahway, NJ, USA, 1982. View at Google Scholar
  2. S. S. De Rossi and M. Glick, “Dental considerations for the patient with renal disease receiving hemodialysis,” Journal of the American Dental Association, vol. 127, no. 2, pp. 211–219, 1996. View at Google Scholar
  3. T. L. Eigner, J. T. Jastak, and W. M. Bennett, “Achieving oral health in patients with renal failure and renal transplants,” The Journal of the American Dental Association, vol. 113, no. 4, pp. 612–616, 1986. View at Google Scholar
  4. S. B. Sowell, “Dental care for patients with renal failure and renal transplants,” The Journal of the American Dental Association, vol. 104, no. 2, pp. 171–177, 1982. View at Google Scholar
  5. S. R. Epstein, I. Mandel, and I. W. Scopp, “Salivary composition and calculus formation in patients undergoing hemodialysis,” Journal of Periodontology, vol. 51, no. 6, pp. 336–338, 1980. View at Google Scholar
  6. A. Al-Wahadni and M. A. Al-Omari, “Dental diseases in a Jordanian population on renal dialysis,” Quintessence International, vol. 34, no. 5, pp. 343–347, 2003. View at Google Scholar
  7. S. Peterson, J. Woodhead, and J. Crall, “Caries resistance in children with chronic renal failure: plaque pH, salivary pH, and salivary composition,” Pediatric Research, vol. 19, no. 8, pp. 796–799, 1985. View at Google Scholar
  8. H. M. Levy, “Dental considerations for the patient receiving dialysis for renal failure,” Special Care in Dentistry, vol. 8, no. 1, pp. 34–36, 1988. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  9. C. P. Bots, J. H. G. Poorterman, H. S. Brand et al., “The oral health status of dentate patients with chronic renal failure undergoing dialysis therapy,” Oral Diseases, vol. 12, no. 2, pp. 176–180, 2006. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  10. A. A. Schuller and D. Holst, “Oral status indicators DMFT and FS-T: reflections on index selection,” European Journal of Oral Sciences, vol. 109, no. 3, pp. 155–159, 2001. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  11. G. Bayraktar, R. Kazancioglu, S. Bozfakioglu, A. Yildiz, and E. Ark, “Evaluation of salivary parameters and dental status in adult hemodialysis patients,” Clinical Nephrology, vol. 62, no. 5, pp. 380–383, 2004. View at Google Scholar
  12. C. Gavaldá, J. Bagán, C. Scully, F. Silvestre, M. Milián, and Y. Jiménez, “Renal hemodialysis patients: oral, salivary, dental and periodontal findings in 105 adult cases,” Oral Diseases, vol. 5, no. 4, pp. 299–302, 1999. View at Google Scholar
  13. A. Al Nowaiser, G. J. Roberts, R. S. Trompeter, M. Wilson, and V. S. Lucas, “Oral health in children with chronic renal failure,” Pediatric Nephrology, vol. 18, no. 1, pp. 39–45, 2003. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  14. E. Davidovich, Z. Schwarz, M. Davidovitch, E. Eidelman, and E. Bimstein, “Oral findings and periodontal status in children, adolescents and young adults suffering from renal failure,” Journal of Clinical Periodontology, vol. 32, no. 10, pp. 1076–1082, 2005. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  15. D. Galili, E. Kaufman, E. Leviner, and U. Lowental, “The attitude of chronic hemodialysis patients toward dental treatment,” Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology, vol. 56, no. 6, pp. 602–604, 1983. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  16. V. K. Kitsou, A. Konstantinidis, and K. C. Siamopoulos, “Chronic renal failure and periodontal disease,” Renal Failure, vol. 22, no. 3, pp. 307–318, 2000. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  17. D. B. Clark, “Dental findings in patients with chronic renal failure. An overview,” Journal of the Canadian Dental Association, vol. 53, no. 10, pp. 781–785, 1987. View at Google Scholar
  18. F. A. Scannapieco, R. B. Bush, and S. Paju, “Associations between periodontal disease and risk for atherosclerosis, cardiovascular disease, and stroke. A systematic review,” Annals of Periodontology, vol. 8, no. 1, pp. 38–53, 2003. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  19. F. A. Scannapieco, R. B. Bush, and S. Paju, “Associations between periodontal disease and risk for nosocomial bacterial pneumonia and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. A systematic review,” Annals of Periodontology, vol. 8, no. 1, pp. 54–69, 2003. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  20. F. A. Scannapieco, R. B. Bush, and S. Paju, “Periodontal disease as a risk factor for adverse pregnancy outcomes. A systematic review,” Annals of Periodontology, vol. 8, no. 1, pp. 70–78, 2003. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  21. G. B. Piccoli, E. Mezza, M. Burdese et al., “Dialysis choice in the context of an early referral policy: there is room for self care,” Journal of Nephrology, vol. 18, no. 3, pp. 267–275, 2005. View at Google Scholar
  22. World Health Organization, Oral Health Surveys, Basic Methods, WHO, Geneva, Switzerland, 1997.
  23. J. Silness and H. Löe, “Periodontal disease in pregnancy—II. Correlation between oral hygiene and periodontal condition,” Acta Odontologica Scandinavica, vol. 22, no. 1, pp. 121–135, 1964. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  24. C. P. Bots, H. S. Brand, J. H. Poorterman et al., “Oral and salivary changes in patients with end stage renal disease (ESRD): a two year follow-up study,” British Dental Journal, vol. 202, no. 2, p. E3, 2007. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar