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Toothbrushing MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Toothbrushing
Tree Number(s)
E06.761.726.794
Unique ID
D014099
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D014099
Annotation
restrict to brushing with a toothbrush: see note at DENTAL DEVICES, HOME CARE
Scope Note
The act of cleaning teeth with a brush to remove plaque and prevent tooth decay. (From Webster, 3d ed)
NLM Classification #
WU 115
Public MeSH Note
70; was TOOTHBRUSHES 1963-69
Online Note
use TOOTHBRUSHING to search TOOTHBRUSHES 1966-69
History Note
70; was TOOTHBRUSHES 1963-69
Date Established
1970/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
1995/05/18
Toothbrushing Preferred
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