Tarsitsa Gatou


Affiliation: University of Athens Dental School
Location: Athens, Greece
PhD Candidate in Preventive and Community Dentistry


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    Polychonopoulou A, Gatou T, Athanassouli T. Greek dental students' attitudes toward tobacco control programmes. Int Dent J. 2004;54:119-25 pubmed
    ..Dental school students represent a promising baseline for education on tobacco control protocol development and clinical tobacco cessation intervention techniques. ..
  2. Gatou T, Koletsi Kounari H, Mamai Homata E. Dental caries prevalence and treatment needs of 5- to 12-year-old children in relation to area-based income and immigrant background in Greece. Int Dent J. 2011;61:144-51 pubmed publisher
    ..The present study revealed a socio-demographic gradient in oral health status and treatment needs of children in Piraeus, Greece. ..
  3. Gatou T, Mamai Homata E. Tooth wear in the deciduous dentition of 5-7-year-old children: risk factors. Clin Oral Investig. 2012;16:923-33 pubmed publisher
    ..Strategies to reduce the intake of soft drinks in children are expected to have multiple benefits preventing tooth wear in childhood and in later life, as well as many other general and oral health diseases. ..
  4. Gatou T, Mamai Homata E, Koletsi Kounari H, Polychronopoulou A. The short-term effects of television advertisements of cariogenic foods on children's dietary choices. Int Dent J. 2016;66:287-94 pubmed publisher
    ..Food advertisements can divert, for a short time, children's preference over healthy food choices, and could lead to changes in their eating habits, which may put them at higher risk of dental diseases and obesity. ..

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