Control of brushing variables for the in vitro assessment of toothpaste abrasivity using a novel laboratory model

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Colleges, School and Institutes

Abstract

Objectives: Design and construct a tooth-brushing simulator incorporating control of brushing variables including brushing force, speed and temperature, thereby facilitating greater understanding of their importance in toothpaste abrasion testing methodologies.

Details

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)117-124
Number of pages8
JournalJournal of Dentistry
Volume36
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2008

Keywords

  • dentifrice, cleaning, enamel, abrasion, toothbrushes, wear, dentine, oral hygiene