"Oral Hygiene" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
The practice of personal hygiene of the mouth. It includes the maintenance of oral cleanliness, tissue tone, and general preservation of oral health.
- Oral Hygiene
- Hygiene, Oral
- Dental Hygiene
- Hygiene, Dental
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Oral Hygiene".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Oral Hygiene".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Oral Hygiene" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Oral Hygiene" was a major or minor topic of these publication.