National caries program status report, 1972. by National Institute of Dental Research (U.S.)

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Published by Dept. of Health, Education and Welfare in Bethesda, Md .

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  • Dental Caries -- prevention & control.,
  • Dental caries

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SeriesDHEW publication -- no. (NIH) 73-394
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Paginationvii, 51 p. ;
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The ADA considers fluoride varnish to be a safe and efficacious part of a caries prevention program that includes caries diagnosis, risk assessment and regular dental care. In fact, the ADA conducted a systematic review of the effectiveness of topical fluoride and found: 1.

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Table 7–1. Selected Healthy People Oral Health Objectives Objective Population Baselinea Objective Dental Caries Dental caries experience (i.e., life- 2–4-year-olds 18% (–94) 11%.

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Diagram of the iceberg metaphor for dental caries identifying the stages of caries scored at diff erent diagnostic thresholds Adapted from Pitts, 33 with permission of the author and publisher.

Despite such potential problems, a tooth‐decay vaccine continues to be an important goal of the National Institute of Dental Research's national program on dental caries. This program is also. Caries Prevention and Research Branch National Caries Program National Institute of Dental Research National Institutes of Health Public Health Service Bethesda Md David C.

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Introduction -- How fluoride prevents and controls dental caries -- Risk for dental caries -- Risk for enamel fluorosis -- National guidelines for fluoride use -- Fluoride sources and their effects -- Quality of evidence for dental caries prevention and control -- Cost-effectiveness of fluoride modalities -- Recommendations -- Cited by:   Welcome to CARIE.

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In this highly anticipated new edition, the editors maintain the same focus on high-level coverage of the disease etiology and process, clinical management best-practice, and wider public health issues connected with dental caries management, including an enhanced focus Cited by: Tooth decay, also known as dental caries or cavities, is a breakdown of teeth due to acids made by bacteria.

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