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Tongue Rolling and Tongue Folding Traits in an African Population
(Sociedad Chilena de Anatomía, 2008)
Comparative study of the clinical and anti-microbial efficacy of tongue cleaners
Candida species have frequently been isolated from the oral cavities of a variety of patients, such as elderly people, dentures users, immunocompromised and health patients. Yeasts may be associated with immune response ...
Influence of voice focus on tongue movement in speech
(Taylor & Francis Inc, 2017-01-01)
The present study evaluated global aspects of lingual movement during sentence production with backward and forward voice focus. Nine female participants read a sentence with a variety of consonants in a normal condition ...
Effectiveness of a new toothbrush design versus a conventional tongue scraper in improving breath odor and reducing tongue microbiota
(Faculdade De Odontologia De Bauru - USP, 2008)
For centuries, specific instruments or regular toothbrushes have routinely been used to remove tongue biofilm and improve breath odor. Toothbrushes with a tongue scraper on the back of their head have recently been introduced ...
Enterobacteriaceae and pseudomonadaceae on the dorsum of the human tongue
(Universidade de São Paulo (USP), Faculdade de Odontologia de Bauru, 2009-09-01)
Objective: The aim of this study was to correlate the presence of Enterobacteriaceae, Pseudomonadaceae, Moraxellaceae and Xanthomonadaceae on the posterior dorsum of the human tongue with the presence of tongue coating, ...
Influence Of Bruxism And Splint Therapy On Tongue Pressure Against Teeth
(TAYLOR & FRANCIS LTDABINGDON, 2016)
Analysis of Coffees Using Electronic Tongues
This chapter presents a short review of electronic tongues (e-tongues) applied in coffee analysis, one of the most consumed beverage worldwide resulting in a billion dollar market. These e-tongues are useful for the food ...
Tongue strength of healthy young adults
P>The measurement of tongue strength contributes to the study of oro-facial physiology. The objective of this study was to investigate the influence of gender on tongue strength in young adults and to determine the differences ...