Swedish Children with ADHD do Not Have a Higher Experience of Dental Caries Compared to Children Without an ADHD Diagnosis, In Spite of Showing Poor Dietary and Oral Hygiene Patterns

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Article Title and Bibliographic Information: Dental Caries and Oral Health Behavior in Children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. Blomqvist M, Holmberg K, Fernell E, Ek U, Dahllof G. Eur J Oral Sci 2007;115(3):186-91. Level of Evidence: 2. Purpose/Question: Test the hypothesis that children with ADHD exhibit higher caries prevalence and poorer oral health behaviors than non-ADHD children. Source of Funding: Information not available? Several funders in Finland and Sweden-unclear. Type of Study/Design: Case-Control Study? Unmatched.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)35-36
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Evidence-Based Dental Practice
Issue number1
StatePublished - Mar 2008


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  • Dentistry(all)

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