|Year : 2017 | Volume
| Issue : 4 | Page : 114-115
The early childhood oral health impact scale (ECOHIS-Marathi)
Nair Shruti1, Pradnya Kakodkar2, Sahana Hegde Shetiya2
1 Public Health Dentist, Qatar
2 Department of Public Health Dentistry. Dr. D. Y. Patil Dental College and Hospital, Dr. D. Y. Patil Vidyapeeth, Pune, Maharashtra, India
|Date of Web Publication||15-Feb-2018|
Dr Nair Shruti
Department of Public Health Dentistry, Dr. D. Y. Patil Dental College and Hospital, Pimpri, Pune - 411 018, Maharashtra
Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None
|How to cite this article:|
Shruti N, Kakodkar P, Shetiya SH. The early childhood oral health impact scale (ECOHIS-Marathi). J Dent Res Rev 2017;4:114-5
|How to cite this URL:|
Shruti N, Kakodkar P, Shetiya SH. The early childhood oral health impact scale (ECOHIS-Marathi). J Dent Res Rev [serial online] 2017 [cited 2022 May 28];4:114-5. Available from: https://www.jdrr.org/text.asp?2017/4/4/114/225636
The Early Childhood Oral Health Impact Scale (ECOHIS) as developed by Bhavana Talekar Pahel et al was translated to Marathi language using the standard translation procedure. The original questionnaire has good psychometric properties. The researchers can utilize this Marathi version of the questionnaire for their study to assess the impact of caries experience on the child and family among the pre-school children.
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| References|| |
Bhavana Talekar Pahel, R Gray Rozier, Gary D Slade. Parental perceptions of children's oral health: the Early Childhood Oral Health Impact Scale (ECOHIS). Health Qual Life Outcomes. 2007;5:6. doi: 10.1186/1477-7525-5-6.