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The Relationship Between Knowledge of Oral Health and Actual Condition on Oral Health Care of Diabetic Patients (당뇨병 환자의 구강건강지식 정도와 구강관리실태의 관련성)

  • Kim, Ki-Eun;Han, Ji-Hyoung
    • Journal of dental hygiene science
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    • v.9 no.3
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    • pp.345-351
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    • 2009
  • The aim of this study is understanding the relationship between degree of knowledge and actual condition on oral health care to raise people's attention on oral health care and to develop a oral health care program and respondents are 121 diabetes patients. The conclusion of this study is as follows; 1. In terms of degree of Knowledge, women have better knowledge on dental healthcare than men. People aged between 20 and 50 have relatively good knowledge and the longer patients fight against diabetes the more they know about oral healthcare. 2. In actual oral healthcare condition, only 21.5% of patients use rolling method. Patients who have good knowledge have relatively high frequency of dental treatment. Most patients see dentists for their oral healthcare consultation. 3. All the respondent group hesitate to have dental treatment because of expensive cost. Surprisingly. most patients with good knowledge answers that diabetes has nothing to do with dental disease. 4. In terms of degree of knowledge and having oral healthcare program, diabetes patients who are having programs has better knowledge. 5. Respondent group which has middle level of knowledge in oral healthcare give high marks on oral healthcare but does not show statistical significance.

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A Study on Adolescents' Misconceptions about Oral Health Knowledge in Some Areas (일부지역 청소년의 구강건강지식 오개념에 관한 연구)

  • Shim, Jae-Suk;Seong, Jeong-Min;Lee, Mi-Ra;Song, Seol-Kyung
    • The Journal of the Korea institute of electronic communication sciences
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    • v.8 no.1
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    • pp.181-189
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    • 2013
  • This study was conducted to provide basic data in establishing a method for helping adolescents form the concept of correct oral health knowledge, by searching for their misconceptions about oral health knowledge and figuring out relevant factors. Results showed that they had appropriate knowledge on a relatively large number of questions regarding the level of oral health knowledge, but they also had misconceptions about the toothbrush grip, how to use medicines for gum diseases, and the project of fluorine concentration adjustment in water. It was shown that the score of oral health knowledge turned out to be 10.78 on average as a whole and the mean difference was within the error range. As for the correlations of misconceptions about oral health knowledge by group, it was noted that there were no differences in gender and education level, but those who completed oral health education had more appropriate concepts than those who did not (p < 0.001). In terms of the paths that they obtained oral health knowledge, the Internet and mass media (35.4%) had the highest rate and school (9.6%) had the lowest rate. With regards to the level of oral health knowledge, school had 10.56, which was the lowest score. In this regard, in order for adolescents to form adequate oral health knowledge, the following should be done. therefore, it would be necessary to activate school oral health education so as for adolescents to exercise adequate oral health behavior and to train many oral health educators so as for them to be provided with more educational opportunities.

Convergent relationship between oral health knowledge, oral health behavior, oral health literacy in Some Foreign Women (일부 외국인 여성의 구강보건지식, 구강보건행태, 구강건강문해력의 융합적 관계)

  • Jang, Sun-Ju;Park, Young-Nam
    • Journal of the Korea Convergence Society
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    • v.10 no.4
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    • pp.57-63
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    • 2019
  • This study aims to measure the oral health literacy of foreign women and to find out the association between oral health knowledge, oral health behavior and oral health literacy. The subjects of the study were surveyed by 248 foreign women in some areas of Gyeongbuk from June 2018 to September 2018. The results of the study showed that the verbal oral health literacy was significantly different in age, education level, and korean residence period, and functional oral health literacy in marriage, education level, and length of residence in korea. In order to promote oral health literacy of foreign women, an effective oral health program has been developed to change oral health knowledge and oral health behavior

Correlation between Regular mealtime, Oral health knowledge and Oral health of college students (대학생의 식사규칙성과 구강건강지식 및 구강건강 간의 관계)

  • Nam, Mi-Jung;Uhm, Dong-Choon
    • Journal of the Korea Academia-Industrial cooperation Society
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    • v.12 no.2
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    • pp.788-794
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    • 2011
  • The purpose of this study was to investigate the correlation between regular mealtime, oral health knowledge and oral health to prevent dental impairment of college students. This research design is correlation study. Data of 903 were collected from June 1 to June 30, 2010. Data were analyzed using the SPSS PASW Statistics 18.0 Program. More than 50% of respondents were the irregular mealtime. Higher percentage of correct answer in the oral health knowledge showed periodontal disease prevention(82.6%). There were a statistical significant in grade, major, smoking, drinking, and wishing for dental care between general characteristics and regular mealtime respectively(p<.05). Between general characteristics and oral health knowledge were a statistical significant in gender, age, grade, smoking, and dental checkup respectively(p<.05). On the other hand, there was a statistical significant wishing for dental care between general characteristics and oral health(p<.001). Regular mealtime was negatively associated with oral health(p<.01). Education for oral health should include regular mealtime, prohibit of smoking and alcohol, right toothbrushing and so on.

Convergent relationship between functional oral health literacy, oral health knowledge and oral health behavior of some university students (일부 대학생의 기능적 구강건강문해력과 구강보건지식 및 구강보건행태에 관한 융합적 관계)

  • Jang, Seon-Ju
    • Journal of the Korea Convergence Society
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    • v.7 no.2
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    • pp.69-75
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    • 2016
  • The research had an investigation of relevance between functional oral health literacy, oral health knowledge, and oral health behaviors of college students. Survey of 410 students in K city college done from June 22 to 26, 2015 was analyzed, and the final analysis subject was 398 students. The result were 281(70.6) students with experience of oral health education, 117(29.4) students without experience of education, and there were 194(48.7) students who had difficulty several times with the material and explanation while attending the education, and 128(32.2) students who had difficulty a few times. Scores of functional oral health literacy were low for more than half of the college students. The higher the functional oral health literacy score, the higher oral health knowledge was shown, and oral health knowledge turned out to be affecting functional oral health literacy. Therefore, an effective program for delivering oral health knowledge to improve low functional oral health literacy of college students must be developed.

The Impact of OHIP Level on Degree of Patients' Knowledge about Dental Hygiene (환자의 치위생학적 지식 및 실천 정도가 구강건강영향지수(OHIP)에 미치는 영향)

  • Kim, Gi-Ug;Min, Kyong-Jin
    • Proceedings of the KAIS Fall Conference
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    • pp.5-8
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    • 2009
  • 이 연구는 환자의 치위생학적 지식 및 실천 정도가 구강건강과 관련된 삶의 질에 미치는 영향을 측정하고자 평가도구중 하나인 구강건강 영향지수(OHIP)를 사용하여 평가하였다. 그 결과 예방적인 지식이나 일상에서 매일 사용하는 구강용품지식 및 사용방법 지식이 높아야 주관적으로 느끼는 삶의 질이 높게 나타났다. 그리고 진료 형태별 지식과 같이 경험으로 습득한 지식은 높을수록 주관적으로 느끼는 삶의질이 낮게 나타났다. 반면 심미치료중의 하나인 미백치료지식은 높을수록 주관적으로 느끼는 삶의 질이 높게 나타났다. 즉 예방적이고 심미적인 지식이 구강건강영향지수에 영향을 미치는 것으로 분석된다.

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Knowledge of oral health in accordance Oral Healthcare behavior of Seniors over 60 (60대 이상 노인의 구강건강관리행태에 따른 구강건강지식도)

  • Yoon, sung-uk;Oh, na-rae;Jeong, mi-ae
    • Proceedings of the Korea Contents Association Conference
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    • pp.369-370
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    • 2016
  • 본 연구는 60대 이상 노인의 구강건강관리행태에 따른 구강건강지식도를 조사하여 올바른 구강관리행태를 행할 수 있게 하기 위하여 구강건강에 대한 올바른 지식교육의 중요성 인식을 높여 구강건강을 증진하여야 할 것이다.

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Convergence factors of subjective oral health awareness perception on oral health improvement behavior in some university students (일부 대학생의 주관적 구강건강 인지지각이 구강건강증진행위에 미치는 융합적 요인)

  • Lim, Sun-A
    • Journal of the Korea Convergence Society
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    • v.8 no.11
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    • pp.167-175
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    • 2017
  • The purpose of this study was to investigate the convergence factors affecting behavior of oral health improvement perceived by the subjective oral health awareness perception factors in some college students. The questionnaire was conducted from April 10, 2017 to April 30, 2013 for 300 students at S university and the and the 290 final data were used. Oral health knowledge, oral health importance measured by 5-point, oral health status and oral health interest are 11.46, 1.71, 2.78, 2.52 respectively. Significant differences from experience of oral health education for oral health knowledge, oral health importance, oral health interest have been observed. The convergence factors influencing acts of oral health promotion were oral health status(${\beta}=-0.188$) and oral health interest(${\beta}=-0.265$) the higer the oral health status and oral health interest, the better acts of oral health promotion. Therefore, effective oral health education programs should be developed to increase oral health knowledge and interest in oral health and to change behavior and attitude.

Knowledge and Attitudes towards Infant Oral Health, and Related Health Behavior among Parents (영유아 구강건강에 대한 부모의 지식, 태도 및 실천)

  • Cho, Haeryun
    • Child Health Nursing Research
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    • v.20 no.3
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    • pp.196-204
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    • 2014
  • Purpose: The purpose of this study was to examine levels of knowledge, attitude towards infant oral health, and related health behavior of parents. Methods: The sample consisted of 380 parents who were providing care for a child ranging in age from 11 to 16 months. Results: Participants obtained information on infant oral health via the internet, infant care books, and friends. While showing the correct attitude towards infant oral health, the parents were ill-informed regarding infant oral health and engaged in low levels of appropriate health behavior. There were statistically significant differences in infant oral health knowledge according to parents age, education, income, and age of infant. Attitude towards infant oral health was significantly different according to parents education and income. Also, there were significant differences in health behavior practice for infant oral health according to parents age, income, caregiver, and infant age. A significant positive relationship was found between knowledge and attitude to infant oral health. Conclusion: The results of this study indicate that for maintenance and improvement of infant oral health, the parents and caregivers of infants should be provided with information and specific methods for infant oral health care.

Subjective Awareness of Oral Health and Oral Health Knowledge in Accordance Oral Healthcare Behavior of Seniors Over 60 in Some Areas (일부지역 60대 이상 노인의 구강건강관리행태에 따른 주관적인 구강건강인식과 구강건강지식도)

  • Nam, In-Suk;Bae, Ji-Young
    • The Journal of the Korea Contents Association
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    • v.17 no.12
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    • pp.485-492
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    • 2017
  • This study investigated the relevancy between the subjective awareness and the level of knowledge of oral health by surveying oral health management behaviors of elderly citizens over 60 years old in certain areas. The survey was conducted from September 1 to December 30, 2016 among the elderly aged 60 or older in the GyeongBuk, and 442 responses were used in the data analysis. The statistical analysis methods were frequency analysis, t-test and ANOVA analysis. The subjective oral health awareness in accordance with oral health management behaviors were higher in the groups who brush their teeth better and for longer duration (p<.05), where the oral health knowledge level in accordance with oral health management behaviors were higher in the groups who received toothbrushing training (p<.05). Based on the above results, the subjective oral health awareness and the oral health knowledge level of elderly citizens should be improved through continuous educations for ideal oral health management behaviors in order to promote oral health of elderly citizens.