Pradnya P Hegde

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Dental caries experience and salivary levels of Streptococcus mutans and Lactobacilli in 13-15 years old children of Belgaum city, Karnataka
    P P Hegde
    Department of Preventive and Community Dentistry, KLES Institute of Dental Sciences, Belgaum, India
    J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent 23:23-6. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Toothbrush age, wear, and plaque control
    Pradnya P Hegde
    Department of Preventive and Community Dentistry, KLES Institute of Dental Sciences, Belgaum, Karnataka
    Indian J Dent Res 16:61-4. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Microbial contamination of "in use" bar soap in dental clinics
    P P Hegde
    Department of Preventive and Community Dentistry, KLES Institute of Dental Sciences, Belgaum
    Indian J Dent Res 17:70-3. 2006

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. ncbi request reprint Dental caries experience and salivary levels of Streptococcus mutans and Lactobacilli in 13-15 years old children of Belgaum city, Karnataka
    P P Hegde
    Department of Preventive and Community Dentistry, KLES Institute of Dental Sciences, Belgaum, India
    J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent 23:23-6. 2005
    ..71% of the sample. Statistically, highly significant relation was found between Streptococcus mutans and DMFT categories (chi2=125.36, P<0.001), while Lactobacilli was not statistically related to DMFT categories (chi2=8.78, P>0.05)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Toothbrush age, wear, and plaque control
    Pradnya P Hegde
    Department of Preventive and Community Dentistry, KLES Institute of Dental Sciences, Belgaum, Karnataka
    Indian J Dent Res 16:61-4. 2005
    ..Toothbrush age and wear was not related to plaque control...
  3. ncbi request reprint Microbial contamination of "in use" bar soap in dental clinics
    P P Hegde
    Department of Preventive and Community Dentistry, KLES Institute of Dental Sciences, Belgaum
    Indian J Dent Res 17:70-3. 2006
    ..The results indicate that the bar soap under "in-use" condition is a reservoir of microorganisms and handwashing with such a soap may lead to spread of infection...