Effect of tongue brushing on oral malodor in adolescents


Cicek Y. , Orbak R. , TEZEL A., Orbak Z. , ERCİYAS K.

PEDIATRICS INTERNATIONAL, vol.45, no.6, pp.719-723, 2003 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 45 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2003
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.1442-200x.2003.01804.x
  • Title of Journal : PEDIATRICS INTERNATIONAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.719-723

Abstract

Background: Halitosis is a common problem in humans, and is a social and psychological handicap for those affected by it. Halitosis has a positive correlation with the accumulation of bacterial plaque in the oral cavity.