The relationship between oral hygiene-related self-efficacy, general self-efficacy and daily plaque control


Sarsilmazer G., Atilla G.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF DENTAL HYGIENE, vol.18, no.2, pp.182-191, 2020 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 18 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/idh.12429
  • Title of Journal : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF DENTAL HYGIENE
  • Page Numbers: pp.182-191

Abstract

Objectives To assess validity and reliability of Turkish oral hygiene-related self-efficacy (OHSE) scale, and the scores of general self-efficacy (GSE) and OHSE in the patients with gingivitis and chronic periodontitis (CP). Additionally, the effect of motivation and oral hygiene instructions on the OHSE scores and plaque index (PI) was also aimed.