Schoolchildren's tooth brushing characteristics and oral hygiene habits assessed with video-recorded sessions at school and a questionnaire.

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Tooth brushing habits become established during the first years of childhood and last throughout lifetime. To assess tooth-brushing characteristics, the procedure was videotaped at school and a questionnaire on oral hygiene knowledge, attitudes and practices was completed. A total 146 5- to 8-year-old low-SES schoolchildren from Bogotá participated. The… (More)

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@article{Martignon2012SchoolchildrensTB, title={Schoolchildren's tooth brushing characteristics and oral hygiene habits assessed with video-recorded sessions at school and a questionnaire.}, author={Stefania Martignon and Mar{\'i}a Clara Gonz{\'a}lez and Marisol Tellez and Adriana Guzm{\'a}n and Ingrid K Quintero and Viviana S{\'a}enz and Miguel Martinez and Angelica Mora and Luis Espinosa and Gina A Castiblanco}, journal={Acta odontologica latinoamericana : AOL}, year={2012}, volume={25 2}, pages={163-70} }