SALVADORA PERSICA ( MISWAK ) An effective way of killing oral pathogens

@inproceedings{Sofrata2010SALVADORAP,
  title={SALVADORA PERSICA ( MISWAK ) An effective way of killing oral pathogens},
  author={Abier Hamed Sofrata},
  year={2010}
}
Mechanical removal of dental plaque is regarded as an effective means of controlling the progression of dental caries and periodontal disease. The habitual use of chewing sticks (Miswak) as an oral hygiene method is still wildly spread throughout parts of Asia, Africa, and the Middle East. Thus, the World Health Organization recommends and encourages the use of chewing sticks as an effective oral hygiene tool in areas where it is customary. As Salvadora persica (Arak) is one of the most… CONTINUE READING

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