2020 Volume 8 Issue 4

Evaluation Of Knowledge Among Dental Patients Regarding Root Canal Symptoms And Treatment


Alwaleed K. Albadr, Mohammad K. Alqab, Abdulmohsen AlRabiah, Salman A. Alamoudi, Mohammed Abu Hassna, Abdullah A. Binmoamar
Abstract

To evaluate the awareness of dental patients of an ideal root canal treatment. This is a cross-sectional study conducted among dental patients using an online survey. 573 patients visiting the clinics of REU Muneseya campus were requested to fill the survey.

From these 573, nearly 188 were male respondents and 385 were female respondents. In further sectioning up the participants, most of them had belonged fro, the age group of 18 – 30 years which comprised of 45% in total, next was 21 – 45 years which was 36%, then we had 46 – 60 years which added up to 17%. The least contribution was from participants aging from 60+ years which made up 2% of the total respondents. A Chi-square test was done to compare the findings based on subgroups. Females showed a higher level of knowledge regarding the symptoms and appropriate management of root canal problems. Age was not associated with the knowledge of patients regarding root canal related issues and its treatment


How to cite this article
Vancouver
Albadr A K, Alqab M K, AlRabiah A, Alamoudi S A, Abu Hassna M, Binmoamar A A. Evaluation Of Knowledge Among Dental Patients Regarding Root Canal Symptoms And Treatment. Ann. Dent. Spec. 2020;8(4):105-11.
APA
Albadr, A. K., Alqab, M. K., AlRabiah, A., Alamoudi, S. A., Abu Hassna, M., & Binmoamar, A. A. (2020). Evaluation Of Knowledge Among Dental Patients Regarding Root Canal Symptoms And Treatment. Annals of Dental Specialty, 8(4),105-111.
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