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Table 3

Professional Oral Care according to the Type of Surgery

Type of Surgery Professional oral care methods (professional)
Cyst Before Perform 1 full-mouth scaling on the day before surgery (dentist)
After For bacterial blocking, dressing the surgical site and surrounding mucous membranes using H2O2 balls every morning during hospitalization (dentist)
Ext. Before Perform 1 full-mouth scaling on the day before surgery (dentist)
After For bacterial blocking, dressing the surgical site and surrounding mucous membranes using H2O2 balls every morning during hospitalization (dentist)
Orthogna. Before Perform 1 full-mouth scaling on the day before surgery (dentist)
After After checking the residue in the mouth, remove it with suction every morning during hospitalization (dentist)
Fx. Before Wipe the mucous membrane and teeth in the oral cavity using H2O2 Ball just before surgery (dentist)
After After checking the residue in the mouth, remove it with suction every morning during hospitalization (dentist)
Abs. Before Perform 1 full-mouth scaling on the day before surgery (dentist)
After For bacterial blocking, dressing the surgical site and surrounding mucous membranes using H2O2 balls every morning during hospitalization (dentist)
Osteomyelitis Before Perform 1 full-mouth scaling on the day before surgery (dentist)
After For bacterial blocking, dressing the surgical site and surrounding mucous membranes using H2O2 balls every morning during hospitalization (dentist)
Excepta Before Reduction of oral bacteria by using H2O2 ball and saline just before surgery (dentist)
After Clean the oral mucosa and teeth using a H2O2 ball and sterile gauze every morning during hospitalization (dentist)

Ext.: tooth extraction, Orthogna.: orthognathic surgery, Fx.: fracture, Abs.: abscess.

aExcept includes cases where cooperation is poor or it is difficult to open your mouth on their own.

Oral care education is provided when all are discharged.

Oral care education includes how to brush teeth and how to use an interdental toothbrush.

J Dent Hyg Sci 2021;21:275-81 https://doi.org/10.17135/jdhs.2021.21.4.275
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