Article | . 2017 Vol. 17, Issue. 4
Trend analysis of research in the journal of Korean society dental hygiene from 2001 to 2015



Department of Dental Hygiene, Hanseo University1
Department of Dental Hygiene, Daejeon Health Institute of Technology2
Department of Dental Hygiene, Jinju Health College3
Department of Dental Hygiene, Yeoju Institute of Technology4
Department of Dental Hygiene, Konyang University5
Department of Dental Hygiene, Kwangju Women’s University6
Department of Dental Hygiene, Gwangju Health University7
Department of Dental Hygiene, Daegu Health College8
Department of Dental Hygiene, Ulsan College9
Department of Dental Hygiene, Taegu Science University10
Department of Dental Hygiene, Youngsan University11




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Objectives: The purpose of study is to investigate trends in dental hygiene research published in the Journal of Korean Society Dental Hygiene. Methods: Total of 992 researches were published between 2001 to 2015 were reviewed using analysis criteria. Results: 23.7% of the researches were supported financially. The most frequent research topics were oral health (40.9%). 3 to 5 researchers per research (38.5%) was most common and 84.1% of principal researchers were professors. 29 researchers were approved by IRB (2011 to 2015). As for the type of research, 87.1% of quantitative studies adapted survey and 9.5% adapted experiment. Convenient sampling was used in 85.6% of the researches. 32.7% of studies searched information in school. Interventions of dental material were the most in pre experimental design (19.2%) and Interventions of activation of oral health program were the most in quasi experimental design (37.5%). Conclusions: The findings of this study suggested the recent trends and the direction in dental hygiene research.



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