TY - CHAP A1 - Agim Begzati A2 - Kastriot Meqa A3 - Mehmedali Azemi A4 - Ajtene Begzati A5 - Teuta Kutllovci A6 - Blerta Xhemajli A7 - Merita Berisha ED1 - Mandeep Singh Virdi Y1 - 2012-02-29 PY - 2012 T1 - Oral Health Care in Children – A Preventive Perspective N2 - Oral health care in pediatric dentistry deals with complete oral health, including preventive aspects for children right from their conception to adolescence, encompassing all the spheres of dentistry including various specialties. It also includes planning a preventive program at individual and community levels. The current research interests in oral health care include studies regarding the role of stem cells, tissue culture, and other ground-breaking technologies available to the scientific community in addition to traditional fields such as anatomy, physiology, and pharmaceuticals etc of the oral cavity. Public health and epidemiology in oral health care is about the monitoring of the general oral health of a community, general afflictions they are suffering from, and an overall approach for care and correction of the same. The oral health care-giver undertakes evaluation of conditions affecting individuals for infections, developmental anomalies, habits, etc. and provides corrective action in clinical conditions. The present work is a compendium of articles by internationally renowned and reputed specialists about the current developments in various fields of oral health care. BT - Oral Health Care SP - Ch. 2 UR - https://doi.org/10.5772/33249 DO - 10.5772/33249 SN - PB - IntechOpen CY - Rijeka Y2 - 2019-11-14 ER -