PMID: 6987346Jan 1, 1980Paper

Proximal plaque accumulation with two minor connector designs

Journal of Oral Rehabilitation
E El Ghamrawy, J Runov


The relationship of plaque accumulation to two different designs of a proximal minor connector, was studied in twenty-seven removable partial denture wearers. On thirty proximal surfaces adjacent to a closed space design, and on thirty-two surfaces adjacent to an open space design, plaque formation was recorded using a plaque scoring system. Mean plaque scores were calculated separately for the two types of design, and no difference was found between the two sets of scores.


Oct 1, 1979·Journal of Oral Rehabilitation·E el-Ghamwary, J Runov
Apr 1, 1976·Journal of Oral Rehabilitation·E E Ghamrawy


Mar 1, 1987·Journal of Oral Rehabilitation·R J Wilding, J Reddy
Mar 1, 1980·Journal of Oral Rehabilitation·J RunovN Brill

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