The prevalence of periodontal disease increases through several factors, such as age, gender, and smoking habit. Epidemiology data of periodontal disease can be used to create a strategic plan to decrease the prevalence of the disease. Was analyzed relationship of periodontal disease with age, gender, and smoking habit in a teaching dental hospital in Jakarta, Indonesia in the period of 2010-2015. This cross-sectional study employed 538 medical records. The most common periodontal disease in each age group was chronic periodontitis, which presented in majority of the women with anon-smoking habit. Chi-square test showed p < 0.05, which indicates a significant difference in periodontal disease by age, gender, and smoking habit.
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Journal of International Dental and Medical Research|
|Publication status||Published - 1 Jan 2018|
- Periodontal disease
- Smoking habit