Correlation of Bottle Feeding to Malocclusion on Indonesian 3-6-year-old Preschool Children in Pariaman City, West Sumatera, Indonesia

Hidayati, Hidayati and Purnakarya, Idral and Hafiz, Fikri Al and Sari, Desy Purnama (2019) Correlation of Bottle Feeding to Malocclusion on Indonesian 3-6-year-old Preschool Children in Pariaman City, West Sumatera, Indonesia. In: ICOMHER 2021, 13-14 November 2018, Padang, West Sumatera, Indonesia.

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Abstract

Bottle feeding is one of aetiology in dental and skeletal malocclusion. This study aimed to evaluate the correlation of bottle feeding to malocclusion on 3-6-year-old preschool children in PAUD and TK Bato Pariaman City, West Sumatera, Indonesia. A cross-sectional survey of 41 preschool children, aged 3-6 years were chosen randomly. Historical bottle feeding habit collected by interviewing their parents based on a self-reported questionnaire. Clinical examination of malocclusion was recorded by measuring the overjet, overbite and dental or skeletal anomaly. Then, the data were analyzed by computerized analysis using the chi-square test. Almost of respondent has malocclusion (58.54%) including abnormal overjet 41.46%, posterior crossbite (4.88%), open bite (4.88%), abnormal overjet with posterior crossbite (8.33%) and abnormal overjet with open bite (2.44%) and only 41.46% respondent has normal occlusion (41.46%). Chi square-test showed that significant correlation of bottle feeding to malocclusion (p=0,001). So, it is concluded that bottle feeding as an aetiology of malocclusion in preschool children, so an adequate habit repaired play an important role as a preventive program to decrease the children's malocclusion.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: bottle feeding preschool children malocclusion
Subjects: R Medicine > R Medicine (General)
Depositing User: EAI Editor IV
Date Deposited: 28 Oct 2021 10:51
Last Modified: 28 Oct 2021 10:51
URI: https://eprints.eudl.eu/id/eprint/7756

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