[Periodontal status of a military group. Epidemiological considerations]

Dent Cadmos. 1989 Jan 31;57(1):78-84.
[Article in Italian]


The authors studied the periodontal status of a group of Italian soldiers. The authors used the Community Periodontal Index for Treatment Needs, as suggested by the FDI according with the WHO. Besides they carried out a statistical analysis of the results. It was possible to point out bad periodontal conditions in the population examined.

Publication types

  • English Abstract

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Health Services Needs and Demand
  • Humans
  • Italy / epidemiology
  • Male
  • Military Personnel
  • Periodontal Diseases / epidemiology*
  • Periodontal Diseases / therapy
  • Periodontal Index