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Table 3 Search concepts and keywords

From: The relationship between childhood body weight and dental caries experience: an umbrella systematic review protocol

Concept MeSH terms Title/abstract keywords
Dental caries Dental Caries caries, tooth decay
Dental Health Surveys
DMF Index dmf, dmft, dmfs
Oral Health
Body weight Birth Weight BMI
Body Fat Distribution Anthropometry
Body Mass Index
Body Size
Body Weight
Body Weights and Measures Body Height
Waist Circumference
Overweight Obesity obesity, over weight
Paediatric Obesity
Obesity, Abdominal
Obesity, Morbid
Underweight systematic review Thinness underweight, low weight systematic review, meta-analysis
Child Child children, child, preschool
Child, Preschool