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what is type I gingival embrasures?
what is type II gingival embrasures?
flattening of papilla
what is type III gingival embrasures?
where does perio disease start?
what are four types of interdental brushes?
- end tuft brush
- toothpick holder
- wooden interdental cleaner
what are five types of floss?
- expanded PTFE (glide)
what are some advantages to waxed floss (3)
- smooth to prevent trauma
- easily slides thru contacts
- less shredding/breakage
what are some disadvantages to UNwaxed floss?
- may snap thru contacts
- frays easily
t/f unwaxed floss is wider for more biofilm removal?
when should you floss?
t/f 20-30 inches of floss is needed to floss?
what fingers do you wrap the floss around
Use that birdie for something other than your road rage
how do you prevent floss cut or clefts?
- No snapping floss
- complete you C shape
what are five alternative flosses and aids?
- floss holder
- floss threader
- tufted dental floss (SUPER floss)
- knitting yarn
- gauze strip
What would you like to do?
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