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Dental Hygiene Theory and Practice Study Set 1

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Quiz 22 :

Mechanical Oral Biofilm Control: Interdental and Supplemental Self-Care Devices

Quiz 22 :

Mechanical Oral Biofilm Control: Interdental and Supplemental Self-Care Devices

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The dental water jet has been shown to effectively reduce signs of infection such as bleeding and gingivitis in clients with many conditions except which of the following?
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A

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A dental water jet with 1200 pulsations per minute delivering an irrigant through a standard jet tip can deliver the solution to a depth of 71% in which type of pockets?
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A

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A 45-year-old female patient has tight contacts and several crowns.She indicates that she has difficulty flossing and that the floss often breaks during use.Which of the following is an alternative to floss for this client?
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B

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Which of the following devices is designed to clean slightly below the gingival margin?
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Which of the following devices is not recommended for use with dental implants?
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Massaging the gingival tissue with an interdental device can lead to improved circulation,increased keratinization,and epithelial thickening.It is important to recommend massaging the gingiva as part of self-care to all clients because the benefits help prevent gingivitis.
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Which of the following devices is contraindicated for type I embrasures?
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Which of the following is the appropriate interdental recommendation for type I embrasures?
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Which of the following aids should be discarded after one use?
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The benefits of daily flossing include the reduction of plaque biofilm,bleeding,and gingivitis.Reductions in these clinical findings have lead to a reduction of interproximal dental caries.
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Self-care devices can cause damage to the hard and soft tissues of the mouth if used improperly.It is the client's responsibility to find the products they like and to learn how to properly use them by reading the instructions on the packaging.
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Tongue cleaners are most useful in improving which of the following oral conditions?
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An end-tufted toothbrush is most effective in which of the following areas?
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Which step in dental flossing improves control and reduces the possibility of floss cuts?
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Which type of dental floss is best for Class II embrasure spaces?
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Which of the following interproximal devices may be used from both the facial and lingual aspects of the teeth?
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The hydrokinetic activity produced by a dental water jet produces a compression and decompression action.The compression action has which impact on the subgingival bacteria?
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The interproximal device that is the least effective in removing plaque biofilm is the:
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As periodontal probe readings become deeper,floss may no longer be useful for interdental cleaning,and other manual or power devices may need to be used.Which human need deficit is associated with this concern?
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Transient bacteremia is common after the use of dental floss,toothpick,dental water jet,and toothbrush.The incidence of transient bacteremia increases with the presence of gingivitis.
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