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Table 3

Comparison of Oral Health Behavior Before and After according to Dental Hygiene Process of Care: Method and Frequency of Brushing, Using of Oral Health Care Product, Specific Interventions

Client No. Method of brushing Frequency of brushing (/d) Oral care product Specific interventions




Before After Before After Before After Intervention Before After
1 Vertical and horizontal Rolling and bass 2 times 3 times None Interdental brush, once/d DFS 55 68
2 Horizontal Modified bass 2 times 2 times Toothpick Interdental brush, 3 times/d Smoking cessation 10 cigaretttes/d 5 cigaretttes/d
3 Horizontal Rolling 2 times 2 times None None Transtheoretical model: brushing Contemplation Action
4 Horizontal Rolling 2 times 2 times Toothpick None Transtheoretical model: brushing Contemplation Action
5 Vertical Rolling and bass 3 times 3 times None Interdental brush, 2~3 times/wk Transtheoretical model: interdental brushing Preparation Action
6 Horizontal Rolling and bass Once 2 times None Interdental brush, 2 times/d Transtheoretical model: brushing and interdental brushing Preparation Action
7 Horizontal Rolling 2 times 2 times Mouth rinse Mouth rinse -
8 Vertical Bass Once Once None None Transtheoretical model: brushing Preparation Action

DFS: Dental Fear Survey.

J Dent Hyg Sci 2018;18:327-39 https://doi.org/10.17135/jdhs.2018.18.6.327
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