TOOTHBRUSH

Known as: Toothbrushes, tooth brushes 
A small implement with bristles and usually a long handle, used to clean the teeth and gums.
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
The very low sliding friction at natural synovial joints, which have friction coefficients of mu < 0.002 at pressures up to 5… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Poor oral health has been reported as a risk factor in the etiology of head and neck cancer. Data on oral health were ascertained… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The aim of this study was to assess the antimicrobial activity of the miswak chewing stick (Salvadora persica) in vivo… (More)
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2004
2004
BACKGROUND The chewing stick, the miswak, is used in many developing countries as the traditional means for oral hygiene. It is… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND This article reports the authors' development of nanofillers and a resulting nanocomposite. They measured the… (More)
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Review
2001
Review
2001
It is generally accepted that oral hygiene maintenance through regular removal of dental plaque and food deposits is an essential… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The aim of this in situ study was to test the effect of toothbrush abrasion on enamel previously exposed to a standardized… (More)
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Review
1995
Review
1995
The moth Utetheisa ornatrix (Lepidoptera: Arctiidae) is protected against predation by pyrrolizidine alkaloids that it sequesters… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Gingival recession studies in the U.S. have related primarily to sex and age with little consideration of toothbrush hardness… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
The presence of clinically detectable areas of decalcification (observable as whitened areas) following the removal of… (More)
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