Journal Info

Title: Jurnal Medical Aradean (Arad Medical Journal)
Abbreviated title: J. Med. Ar.
Publisher: "Vasile Goldis" University Press
Owner: Western University "Vasile Goldis" Arad, Romania
ISSN: 1224-3744
e-ISSN: 2067-7790

Ranking and Indexing

Rank: CNCSIS C (code 292) since 2010

International Database: Index Copernicus Journal Master List Value (2010): 4.66

Who's Online

We have 20 guests online

Index Databases

Oral hygiene and scaling in prevention and treatment of periodontal diseases PDF Print E-mail
Written by Popescu M.G., Popescu S., Vincze D., Irimie C., Burca A.   
Read full article
Article Title: Oral hygiene and scaling in prevention and treatment of periodontal diseases
Authors: Mugur-George Popescu, Simona Popescu, Dana Vincze, Cecilia Irimie, Alina Burca
Affiliation: "Vasile Goldis" Western University Arad, Romania,
Department of Odontology-Periodontics
Abstract: The role of oral hygiene and scaling in the prevention and treatment of the periodontal disease is undeniable. Unfortunately, the usual practice, these issues are often overlooked. Therefore, in our study, conducted on a group of 968 patients and over a period of four years, we evaluated the effects of oral hygiene instruction and scaling, the results confirm the value postulated affirmation.
Keywords: supra- and sub-gingival scaling, Oral Hygiene, teeth polish, Chronic periodontitis
References: *** Committee Report, Oral health care for the prevention and controle of periodontal disease, 1989, World Workshop In Periodontics, p. 444.
Axelsson P. and Lindhe J., Effect of controled oral hygien procedures on caries and periodontal disease in adults, 1992, J.Clin.Perio. 19,133.
Bjorn A.L., Dental health in relation to age and dental care, 1990, Odont.Revy. 32.
Frandsen A., Changing patterns of attitudes and oral health behaviour, 1991, Int.Dent.J, 49, 284.
Gjermo P.E., Effect of combined audio-visual motivation and individual instruction in oral hygiene, 1993, J.Perio.Res. 11,248.
Schaub R.M.H., Barriers to effectiv periodontal care, 1989, University of Groningem.
*Correspondence: Mugur Popescu, “Vasile Goldiş” Western University Arad, Faculty of Medicine, Str. Feleacului nr. 1 Arad 310396 Romania, Phone 0040-257-212204, e-mail: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it