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Oral cancer awareness among undergraduate dental students in Iran. / Ogden, Graham R.; Mahboobi, Nima.

In: Journal of Cancer Education, Vol. 26, No. 2, 06.2011, p. 380-385.

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Ogden, GR & Mahboobi, N 2011, 'Oral cancer awareness among undergraduate dental students in Iran' Journal of Cancer Education, vol 26, no. 2, pp. 380-385.

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Ogden, G. R., & Mahboobi, N. (2011). Oral cancer awareness among undergraduate dental students in Iran. Journal of Cancer Education, 26(2), 380-385doi: 10.1007/s13187-010-0170-2

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Ogden GR, Mahboobi N. Oral cancer awareness among undergraduate dental students in Iran. Journal of Cancer Education. 2011 Jun;26(2):380-385.

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Ogden, Graham R.; Mahboobi, Nima / Oral cancer awareness among undergraduate dental students in Iran.

In: Journal of Cancer Education, Vol. 26, No. 2, 06.2011, p. 380-385.

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author = "Ogden, {Graham R.} and Nima Mahboobi",
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volume = "26",
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journal = "Journal of Cancer Education",
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T1 - Oral cancer awareness among undergraduate dental students in Iran

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AU - Ogden,Graham R.

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N2 - <p>The aim of this study was to assess undergraduate dental students' knowledge about prevention and detection of oral cancer in Tehran University of Medical Sciences (TUMS). A validated questionnaire which tested oral cancer awareness and procedure was given to 3rd to 6th year students of the dental faculty of TUMS. A total of 165 students participated in this survey. As expected, students of the final years showed greater knowledge of risk factors and clinical features of the disease. This study highlights for consideration regarding improvement to undergraduate dental education.</p>

AB - <p>The aim of this study was to assess undergraduate dental students' knowledge about prevention and detection of oral cancer in Tehran University of Medical Sciences (TUMS). A validated questionnaire which tested oral cancer awareness and procedure was given to 3rd to 6th year students of the dental faculty of TUMS. A total of 165 students participated in this survey. As expected, students of the final years showed greater knowledge of risk factors and clinical features of the disease. This study highlights for consideration regarding improvement to undergraduate dental education.</p>

KW - Adult

KW - Attitude of Health Personnel

KW - Female

KW - Health Care Surveys

KW - Health Knowledge, Attitudes, Practice

KW - Humans

KW - Iran

KW - Male

KW - Mouth Neoplasms

KW - Questionnaires

KW - Risk Factors

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