Deskripsi Lengkap :: Kembali

Artikel Jurnal :: Kembali

Artikel Jurnal

Mouth breathing, head posture, and prevalence of adenoid facies in patients with upper respiratory tract obstruction

Nomor Panggil J-pdf 25:1 (2018)
Pengarang/kontributor lain
Penerbitan Jakarta: Journal of Dentistry Indonesia, 2018
Kata Kunci :  
 Info Lainnya
PertanggungjawabanMiesje Karmiati Purwanegara, Bambang Sutrisna
Majalah/JurnalJournal of Dentistry Indonesia
VolumeVol. 25, No. 1, April 2018: 58-64
Akses Elektronik
Institusi Pemilik Universitas Indonesia
Lokasi Perpustakaan UI, Lantai 4, R. Koleksi Jurnal
  • Ketersediaan
  • File Digital: 0
  • Ulasan
  • Sampul
  • Abstrak
Nomor Panggil No. Barkod Ketersediaan
J-pdf 25:1 (2018) 03-19-674503619 TERSEDIA
Tidak ada ulasan pada koleksi ini: 20495729
Frequent upper respiratory tract infections and allergic reactions may cause upper respiratory tract obstruction (OURT). Mouth breathing (MB) occurs in individuals with nasal breathing problems. A person with MB will raise his head higher; thus, MB is a risk factor for head posture (HP) deviation. Children with MB during growth and development may exhibit dentocraniofacial (DCF) deviation. Objective: To evaluate the prevalence of MB, HP, and DCF deviation in OURT patients to know risk factors of HP deviation, morphological aberrations of DCF and DCF deviation growth and development. Methods: This cross sectional study included 285 OURT subjects aged 9 until 15 years. Data obtained from cephalometric analysis, physical examination, and questionnaires were analyzed. Results: Of 285 OURT subjects, 80.4% showed MB, 44.2% HP deviation, and 66.7% DCF deviation. As risk factors for DCF deviation, MB and HP showed odds ratios of 20.45 and 8.11 and population attributable risks of 87.5% and 59.7%, respectively. Conclusion: The prevalence of MB and DCF deviation in OURT patients is high, but that of HP deviation is generally comparable. MB and deviated HP are risk factors for DCF deviation growth and development.