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Volume 2012, Article ID 498012, 6 pages
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Clinical Study

The Relationship of Orthodontic Treatment Need with Periodontal Status, Dental Caries, and Sociodemographic Factors

1Department of Orthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Suleyman Demirel University, 32260 Isparta, Turkey
2Department of Periodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Kırıkkale University, 71000 Kırıkkale, Turkey
3Department of Orthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, İnönü University, 44280 Malatya, Turkey
4Department of Orthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Kocaeli University, 41190 Kocaeli, Turkey
5Department of Orthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Gaziantep University, 27310 Gaziantep, Turkey
6Department of Periodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Cumhuriyet University, 58140 Sivas, Turkey

Received 1 August 2012; Accepted 27 September 2012

Academic Editors: E. J. Honkala and I. Watanabe

Copyright © 2012 Ruhi Nalcaci 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.

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