Toothbrushing

Known as: Toothbrushings, Brushing, tooth brushing 
The act of cleaning teeth with a brush to remove plaque and prevent tooth decay. (From Webster, 3d ed)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Ventilator-associated pneumonia is associated with increased morbidity and mortality. OBJECTIVE To examine the… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND Antibiotic prophylaxis recommendations for the prevention of infective endocarditis are based in part on studies of… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
We tested the association between tooth loss and oral hygiene and the risk of esophageal squamous cell carcinoma (ESCC) in people… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
It is an established assumption that eroded dental hard tissues are particularly prone to toothbrush abrasion. Only a few studies… (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
Highly Cited
2004
The impact of blood leakage due to microinjury to the oral cavity on the measurement of salivary hormones was examined. Saliva… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The effect of smoking, drinking, diet, dental care and sexual habits on the risk of oral and pharyngeal cancer was investigated… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Seventy children with chronic renal failure (CRF) aged 4–13.6 years were recruited from the Renal Unit of the Great Ormond Street… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
We examined the relationship between dental health variables and risk of upper aerodigestive tract (UADT) cancers in a case… (More)
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1971
Highly Cited
1971
Many different instruments have been developed for the measurement of friction and wear.1-5 Often the instrument was designed to… (More)
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