Role of dentifrice in plaque removal: a clinical trial.

@article{Jayakumar2010RoleOD,
  title={Role of dentifrice in plaque removal: a clinical trial.},
  author={Avula Jayakumar and Habbu Padmini and Avula Haritha and Krishnanjaneya Pathakota Reddy},
  journal={Indian journal of dental research : official publication of Indian Society for Dental Research},
  year={2010},
  volume={21 2},
  pages={213-7}
}
BACKGROUND The precise role of dentifrice in plaque removal has been debatable. While a considerable volume of literature attributes several beneficial properties and glorifies the role of dentifrice, a small body of researchers questions its efficacy. Lingering doubts are emerging about the plaque removal efficacy of toothpastes and probably a time has come to reassess its role in plaque removal. AIM The present study is used to evaluate the plaque removal efficacy of dentifrice alone during… CONTINUE READING
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