Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Symptoms in A Group of Children Receiving Orthodontic Treatment in Turkey


Genc H. A. , Kilicoglu H., Okutan S., Sabuncuoglu O.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF ORTHODONTICS, vol.33, no.1, pp.31-36, 2020 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 33 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/turkjorthod.2020.19020
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF ORTHODONTICS
  • Page Numbers: pp.31-36
  • Keywords: Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder, malocclusion, behavior, orthodontics, TRAUMATIC DENTAL INJURIES, ORAL-HEALTH STATUS, QUALITY-OF-LIFE, DEFICIT/HYPERACTIVITY DISORDER, PSYCHOMETRIC PROPERTIES, ADOLESCENTS, SCHOOL, ADHD, MALOCCLUSION, POPULATION

Abstract

Objective: Children with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are known to have several oral health problems, particularly traumatic dental injuries, decayed or filled teeth, and poor oral hygiene. The objective of the present study was to determine the ADHD symptoms in a group of patients with malocclusion and receiving orthodontic treatment.