Brushing force of manual and sonic toothbrushes affects dental hard tissue abrasion
13TH CITY DENTAL POLYCLINIC
Healthcare institution "13th city dental clinic" functions since It provides all types of the dental help to adult population of the area of service of healthcare institution "32nd city clinical policlinic". Also clinic provides the dental orthopedic help to adult population of the area of service of healthcare institution "25th central regional clinic of Moskovsky district of Minsk" and healthcare institution "5th city clinical policlinic". Ask question. Dental X-ray diagnostics. Tooth Filling. Root canal treatment.
Objectives: This study aimed to determine the brushing forces applied during in vivo toothbrushing with manual and sonic toothbrushes and to analyse the effect of these brushing forces on abrasion of sound and eroded enamel and dentin in vitro. Materials and methods: Brushing forces of a manual and two sonic toothbrushes low and high frequency mode were measured in 27 adults before and after instruction of the respective brushing technique and statistically analysed by repeated measures analysis of variance ANOVA. Results: Average brushing force of the manual toothbrush 1. Brushing force prior and after instruction of the brushing technique was not significantly different.
Like always we had a great experience, the staff was great! Very patient with the kids and so friendly. They explain everything they are doing which is a must for my little one! The staff at Winning Smiles make going to the dentist so much easier!