The effect of tapered toothbrush filaments compared to end-rounded filaments on dental plaque, gingivitis and gingival abrasion: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

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AIM This systematic review was performed to establish the effect of a manual toothbrush with tapered toothbrush filaments (TFTBs) compared to a manual toothbrush with end-rounded toothbrush filaments (ERTB) on clinical parameters of dental plaque, gingivitis and gingival abrasion. MATERIALS AND METHODS MEDLINE-PubMed and Cochrane-CENTRAL databases were… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/idh.12272

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@article{Hoogteijling2017TheEO, title={The effect of tapered toothbrush filaments compared to end-rounded filaments on dental plaque, gingivitis and gingival abrasion: a systematic review and meta-analysis.}, author={Fcr Hoogteijling and N L Hennequin-Hoenderdos and G A van der Weijden and D E Slot}, journal={International journal of dental hygiene}, year={2017} }