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Erratum to: Proceedings of a workshop, held in Constanta, Romania on 22 May 2014, on Oral Health of Children in the Central and Eastern European Countries in the context of the current economic crisis

  • Dorjan Hysi1,
  • Kenneth A. Eaton2Email author,
  • George Tsakos3,
  • Paula Vassallo4,
  • Corneliu Amariei5 and
  • the DPH Group
BMC Oral HealthBMC series – open, inclusive and trusted201616:96

https://doi.org/10.1186/s12903-016-0269-x

Received: 15 August 2016

Accepted: 15 August 2016

Published: 15 September 2016

The original article was published in BMC Oral Health 2016 16:69

Erratum

Unfortunately, the original version of this article [1] contained an error. The Tables and an additional file (cited in the original article as Fig. 1) were accidently omitted.

Tables 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 and 11 can be found below.
Table 1

The presenters at the Constanta Workshop Held in May 2014 and authors of the country reports

Country

Name

Albania

Dorjan Hysi

Armenia

Hrant Ter-Pohhosyan*

Belarus

Tamara Tserekhava

Bulgaria

Lydia Katrova

Croatia

Nikola Petricevic

Czech Republic

Zdenek Broukal

Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

Julijana Nikolovska

Georgia

Mariam Margvelashvili

Greece

Antiopi Ntouva** and Georgios Tsakos

Hungary

Melinda Madléna

Latvia

Egita Senakola

Lithuania

Alina Puriene

Moldova

Aurelia Spinei

Romania

Roxana Oancea

Russia

Nadezhda Pazdrikova

Slovakia

Simona Dianiskova

Turkey

Betul Kargul

Ukraine

Kostiantyin Lykhota

* Did not attend in person. His report was presented on his behalf

** Did not attend in person but first-authored report for Greece with Georgios Tsakos as a co-author

Table 2

Categories of epidemiological data for the ECC reported by participants in the workshop

Countries

Caries epidemiology surveys

Periodontal status

Oral Hygiene

Orthodontic Treatment needs

Dental Trauma

6 y old

12 y old

15 y old

Albania

Yes

Yes

No

No

Yes*

No

No

Armenia

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

Belarus

Yes*

Yes*

Yes*

No

Yes

No

No

Bulgaria

Yes*

Yes*

Yes*

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Croatia

Yes**

Yes**

No

No

No

No

No

Czech Republic

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

No

No

Georgia

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

No

Yes

Greece

Yes*

Yes*

Yes*

No

No

Yes

No

Hungary

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

No

No

Latvia

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

No

No

Lithuania

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

No

No

Macedonia

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Moldova

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

No

Rumania

No

Yes

No

No

No

No

No

Russia

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

Slovakia

Yes

Yes

No

No

No

No

No

Turkey

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

No

Yes

Yes*

Ukraine

No

No

No

No

No

No

No

*the data are presented in the tables following the country data

**the data presented are from local surveys

Table 3

Resume of data on preventive programmes and free treatment for 0-16 year-olds in the ECC reported by participants in the workshop

Countries

Preventive Program

Free treatment service for the age 0-16 years old

National

Local

Prophylaxis, restorative treatment

Prosthetic, orthodontic treatment

Public service

Private service

Albania

No

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

Armenia

Yes

No

Yes *

Yes *

Yes

Yes

Belarus

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Bulgaria

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Croatia

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Czech Republic

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Georgia

No

Yes

No

No

No

-

Greece

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

Hungary

No

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Latvia

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Lithuania

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

Macedonia

Yes

No

Yes

Yes **

Yes

No

Moldova

Yes

No

Yes

No

Yes

No

Romania

No

Yes

No

No

No

No

Russia

No

Yes

Yes

Yes *

Yes

No

Slovakia

No

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

Turkey

No

Yes

Yes

Yes **

Yes

No

Ukraine

No

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

No

* for certain ages, refer to the country section

** for certain treatments

Table 4

Summary of data on dental personnel and who provides oral health care for the 0-16 year- olds in the ECC reported by participants in the workshop

Countries

Dental Personnel

General Dentists

Children’s Dentists

Orthodontists

Dental Hygienists

% of Dentists working with Dental Nurse

Albania

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Unclear

Armenia

No

Yes

Yes

No

100 %

Belarus

No

Yes

Yes

No

100 %

Bulgaria

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

40 %

Croatia

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

100 %

Czech Republic

Yes

No

Yes

Yes

100 %

Georgia

No

Yes

Yes

No

25 %

Greece

Yes

No

Yes

No

Unclear

Hungary

Yes

Yes

No

Yes

100 %

Latvia

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

100 %

Lithuania

Yes

Yes

No

No

50 %

Macedonia

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

100 %

Moldova

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

20 %

Romania

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

<20 %

Russia

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Unclear

Slovakia

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

100 %

Turkey

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

<10 %

Ukraine

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

<90 %

Table 5

Dental caries experience among 6,12 and 15 year-olds in Belarus in 2008

Age, years

Prevalence, %

Level

Dental caries experience

dmft

DMFT

DMFT+dmft

Level

6

80,02

High

4,35

0,07

4,42

medium

12

69,42

medium

0,06

2,14

2,20

medium

15

80,63

High

0

3,38

3,38

medium

Table 6

Oral hygiene status among 6,12 and 15 year-olds in Belarus in 2008

 

Oral Hygiene Status (OHI-S or PlI)

Age

mean

interpretation

6

1,00

satisfactory

12

1,05

satisfactory

15

0,96

satisfactory

Table 7

Data on oral health for 5, 12, 18 year-olds in urban and rural areas in Bulgaria in 2010

indices

urban

rural

total

dmf 5-6 year

3,32

4,05

3,69

DMF 12 years

2,69

3,37

3,03

DMF 18 years

5,98

6,51

6,25

% free of caries 5-6

31,73 %

26,0 %

28,87 %

% free of caries 12

25,82 %

16,81 %

21,31 %

% free of caries 18

10,17 %

6,47 %

8,31 %

Mean plaque scores 5-6 years

1,03

1,13

1,08

Mean plaque scores 12 years

1,73

1,75

1,74

Mean plaque scores 18 years

1,63

1,73

1,67

Fluorosis 5-6 years

3,30

2,36

2,83

Fluorosis 12 years

10,11

6,15

8,13

Fluorosis 18 years

3,55

2,54

3,04

CPITN = 0 at 18 years

39,07

30,39

34,73

Table 8

Data on malocclusion for 5, 12, 18 year-olds in Bulgaria in 2010

Malocclusion (%)

none

first degree

second degree

5-6 year old

60,26

27,37

12,37

12 year old

29,07

39,5

31,43

18 year old

35,74

39,70

24,54

Table 9

Specialists in Orthodontics and Children’s Dentistry with Croatian Health Insurance Contracts in 2013

Specialists in orthodontics - with contracts with Croatian Health Insurance Fund

Hospitals

5,2

Health care centers

22,7

Policlinics

34,88 (21 private, 13,88 state)

Private offices

69

Specialists in children’s dentistry - with the contracts with Croatian Health Insurance Fund

 

Number of teams

Number of specialists

Clinical Hospital Center ZAGREB

5,9

7

Clinical Hospital Center RIJEKA

1

2

Dental policlinic ZAGREB

2

2

The Croatian Health Insurance Fund - plan to enlarge the teams of children’ dentistry dentistry

Region

Number teams

Osječko-baranjska

3

Primorsko-goranska

2

Splitsko-dalmatinska

4

Grad Zagreb

8

Total

17

Table 10

Caries experience among the 5, 12 and 15 year-olds in Greece (2001-2005)

 

5- year -olds

12- year- olds

15- years- olds

DMFT

1,77

2,05

3,19

DT

1,54

1,15

1,43

MT

0,006

0,02

0,05

FT

0,24

0,97

1,81

% without caries

57,2

37,1

28,9

Table 11

Oral hygiene index among the 5, 12 and 15 year-olds in Greece (2001-2005)

 

Mean scores (indices of oral hygiene)

Oral hygiene (OHI levels)

DI-s

CI-s

OHI-s

Good

Medium

Bad

5 -year-olds

0,54

-

-

58,5

39,3

2,2

12 -year-olds

0,92

-

-

21,5

75,0

3,5

15-year-olds

0,74

-

-

37,2

61,4

1,4

Additional file 1 (cited in the original article as Fig. 1) is a questionnaire that was sent to all delegates at the workshop.

Notes

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Authors’ Affiliations

(1)
Albanian Dental Association, University Dental Clinic
(2)
European Platform for a Better Oral Health in Europe, Old Saddlers
(3)
European Association for Dental Public Health
(4)
Council of European Chief Dental Officers
(5)
Romanian Association of Oro-Dental Public Health

Reference

  1. Hysi D, Eaton KA, Tsakos G, Vassallo P, Amariei C, the DPH Group. Proceedings of a workshop, held in Constanta, Romania on 22 May 2014, on Oral Health of Children in the Central and Eastern European Countries in the context of the current economic crisis. BMC Oral Health. 2016;16 Suppl 1:69.View ArticlePubMedPubMed CentralGoogle Scholar

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