A study into the prevention of fissure caries using an antimicrobial varnish.

@article{Bratthall1995ASI,
  title={A study into the prevention of fissure caries using an antimicrobial varnish.},
  author={Douglas Bratthall and R Serinirach and S Rapisuwon and M Kuratana and V Luangjarmekorn and K Luksila and P Chaipanich},
  journal={International dental journal},
  year={1995},
  volume={45 4},
  pages={245-54}
}
The aim of this study, performed in Bangkok, was to evaluate the possibility of reducing fissure caries development using an antimicrobial varnish, Cervitec. Children aged 7-8 years and 12-13 years, 251 in each age group, with at least 2 sound contra-lateral permanent molars, were selected. A split mouth method was used with one test and one control tooth within the same jaw. At baseline and after two years all children were investigated for DMFS and DMFT. In addition, the size of any cavities… CONTINUE READING

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