Anxiety and harmful oral habits in preschool children during the 2020 first-wave COVID‑19 lockdown in Turkey.

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Kolcakoglu K., Yucel G.

Dental and medical problems, vol.58, pp.433-439, 2021 (ESCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 58
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.17219/dmp/142284
  • Journal Name: Dental and medical problems
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus, EMBASE, MEDLINE, Directory of Open Access Journals
  • Page Numbers: pp.433-439
  • Keywords: children, aggression, finger sucking, nail biting, separation anxiety disorder, AGED CHILDREN, HEALTH, DISORDERS, SYMPTOMS, OUTBREAK
  • Erciyes University Affiliated: Yes


Background. Due to curfew and quarantine practices designed to reduce the spread of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), social isolation has tested the psychological limits of children.