MEANDROS MEDICAL AND DENTAL JOURNAL, vol.23, no.1, pp.114-124, 2022 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
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MEANDROS MEDICAL AND DENTAL JOURNAL
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Awareness, periodontal diseases, pregnancy, preterm labor, questionnaires, LOW-BIRTH-WEIGHT, ORAL-HEALTH, RISK-FACTOR, WOMEN
Objective: To investigate the knowledge and awareness level of obstetricians on the relationship between periodontal diseases (PDs) and adverse pregnancy outcomes, and to compare them regarding gender, age, professional experience and institution to identify the pertaining issues requiring improvement.