Tooth wear in three ethnic groups in Sabah (northern Borneo).

  title={Tooth wear in three ethnic groups in Sabah (northern Borneo).},
  author={Alex Milosevic and Molly S. M. Lo},
  journal={International dental journal},
  volume={46 6},
The prevalence and associated aetiologies of tooth wear were investigated in three ethnic groups in Sabah (Northern Borneo) using the Tooth Wear Index (TWI). The number of surfaces with enamel wear only, dentine exposed for less than a third or dentine exposed for more than a third were categorised into the TW minimal, moderate or severe respectively. A structured questionnaire was used to elicit medical/dental history, oral hygiene practices, satisfaction with body image, diet and other… CONTINUE READING