Efficacy of regular professional brushing by a dental nurse for 3 months in nursing home residents - a randomized, controlled clinical trial.

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Summary of "Efficacy of regular professional brushing by a dental nurse for 3 months in nursing home residents - a randomized, controlled clinical trial."

The oral health of nursing home residents is poor for various reasons. Many require help for oral hygiene. Regular professional brushing by a dental nurse should improve oral hygiene. This study aimed to determine the efficacy of regular tooth brushing by a dental nurse on the oral health of nursing home residents.


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Name: International journal of dental hygiene
ISSN: 1601-5037


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