Accuracy of different dental age estimation methods on Turkish children


KIRZIOĞLU Z. , CEYHAN D.

FORENSIC SCIENCE INTERNATIONAL, vol.216, pp.61-67, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 216
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.forsciint.2011.08.018
  • Title of Journal : FORENSIC SCIENCE INTERNATIONAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.61-67

Abstract

Tooth development is widely used to estimate age or maturation. Dental age estimation is so important for various research works. Numerous methods have been described to estimate dental age based on the dental maturation. The aims of this study were to decide the best method to estimate dental age on Turkish children by reviewing several methods and to illustrate the differences among the methods and to assist future studies.