Modelling the factors influencing general and oral hygiene behaviours in adolescents

Mojtaba Dorri, A Sheiham, RG Watt

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Abstract

Health behaviour models have been mainly used to explain indicators and the development of hygiene behaviours. However, health behaviour models do not explain and predict general and oral hygiene behaviours.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)261-269
Number of pages9
JournalInternational Journal of Paediatric Dentistry
Volume20
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jul 2010

Keywords

  • Achievement
  • Adolescent
  • Adolescent Behavior
  • Aspirations (Psychology)
  • Attitude to Health
  • Baths
  • Child
  • Female
  • Health Behavior
  • Humans
  • Hygiene
  • Iran
  • Male
  • Models, Psychological
  • Oral Hygiene
  • Peer Group
  • Questionnaires
  • Self Concept
  • Sex Factors
  • Social Class
  • Social Support
  • Toothbrushing

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