Dental age assessment in Southeast Asians: Is the reference data set of southern Chinese applicable?


Grant Data
Project Title
Dental age assessment in Southeast Asians: Is the reference data set of southern Chinese applicable?
Principal Investigator
Dr Wong, Hai Ming   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Professor Roberts Grandham   (Co-Investigator)
Professor King Nigel Martyn   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
36
Start Date
2016-01-01
Completion Date
2018-12-31
Amount
656166
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
dental age assessment, reference data set, dental development, southern Chinese, Southeast Asian
Discipline
Dentistry
Panel
Biology and Medicine (M)
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
17126115
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
2015/2016
Status
On-going
Objectives
1 To investigate the applicability of the southern Chinese RDS and the age estimation method developed by the Dental Age Research London Information Group in Southeast Asian population groups from Vietnam, Thailand, Cambodia, the Philippines, and Indonesia.