An analysis of oral radiographic findings and their interpretations in women with eating disorders


Sirin Y., Husseinova-Sen S., Aral A., Horasan S., Firat D., Yucel B., ...More

JOURNAL OF DENTAL SCIENCES, vol.7, no.2, pp.190-198, 2012 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 7 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jds.2011.10.001
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF DENTAL SCIENCES
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.190-198
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Background/Purpose: Eating disorders (EDs) are life-threatening conditions that mainly affect women and can be diagnosed early by dental professionals. The aims of this study were to examine the oral radiographic status of ED patients and compare the performances of dental professionals from different backgrounds in interpreting these findings.