When performing the GBI on teeth 3 8 14 19 24 and 30, which tooth surface is tested for bleeding: Mesial and distalAn occlusal sealant remains intact longer on: Premolars and mandibularWhen scaling the lingual surfaces of teeth, the PDS is at the 8 o’clock position for the: Mandibular anterior, sides towardsWhich of the following precautions about polishing teeth with prophylaxis paste containing fluoride is related to possible lanching of gingivaltissue: frequent rinsingWhen scaling the lingual surfaces of teeth, the suggested finger rest in NOT on the occlusal surfaces in the case of: Mandiblulary anterior, sidesawayThe carrier used when polishing proximal surfaces of teeth is: dental flossIn obtaining the plaque index, the lingual surface of tooth number ___ is used: 30Which of the following substances is used as a disclosing material: erythromycinWhich of the following is correct concerning flossing: move the floss up and down 4 or 5 times on the surfaces of the toothWhich of the following tasks is NOT performed by the basic dental specialist: perform and record plaque and gingival bleeding indicesWhen scaling the surfaces of teeth, the PDS is at the 12 o’clock position for the: maxillary anterior, sides awayAfter application of acidulated phosphate-fluoride gel, the patient is instructed not to eat or drink of rinse his mouth for the next: 30 minutesIn the suggested sequence of appointments for patient education, which of the following actions is scheduled for the third appointment: Showpatients their improvement on the bleed and plaque indexWhat type of dentifrice would benefit a patient with heavy stains and no caries: powder typeDaily use of any of the American Dental Association approved toothpastes containing fluoride has shown caries reduction rate of: 20 to 40%When dental floss is passed over the thumb of the right hand and the index finger of the left hand, the person is cleaning the: maxiallary rightteethWhat percentage of Americans over the age of 35 suffer from some type of periodontal disease: 90 percentWhich toothbrushing method is useful for stimulation of the gingival: Rolling stroke methodWhich surfaces are scaled and polished last when using the scaling and polishing sequence recommended in the course subtext: mandibularanteriorWhen working to remove calculus from lingual and proximal surfaces where the PDS cannot see well enough, a PDS must depend primarily on:Tactile senseThe publication to consult for guidance on fluoridation at fixed installations is: TB MED 576Fifty percent of teenagers are free of dental decay where there is fluoridated water. What is the percentage for nonfluoridated communities: 5%Each tooth surface is polished with prophylaxis paste for a full: 10 secondsWhich stain is found on the buccal surfaces of maxillary molars and on the lingual surfaces of mandiblar incisors: Brown stainBefore using instruments to scale teeth, the PDS should always: put on protective glasses
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- Summer '19
- Dentistry, Oral and maxillofacial surgery, Dental caries