The Relationship of Acculturative Stress, Self-esteem and Oral Management Ability of Vietnam Marriage Migrant Women

베트남 결혼이주여성의 문화적응스트레스, 자아존중감 및 구강관리능력의 관련성

  • Published : 2017.06.28


The purpose of this study was to examine the factors influencing on the oral management ability of Vietnam marriage migrant women. The subjects of the study were extracted at randomly selected with the cooperation of the Vietnamese people 's association in D metropolitan city and the public health center in C city. The data were gathered using structured questionnaires translated into Vietnamese and oral examination, collected 85. The data was collected from June, 2016 to February, 2017. Vietnam marriage migrant women's oral management ability were found to have statistically significant difference according to staying in korea, tooth brushing frequency and experiences of oral health education. Also, as a result of path analysis, self-esteem was affected on oral management ability.


Oral health behavior;Patient hygiene performance index;Acculturative stress;Vietnam marriage migrant women;Self-esteem


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