An oral health program for children.


Caries, the most infectious chronic disease of childhood in America, leads to health, learning, and quality-of-life issues. Using the Missouri Preventive Service Program model, a pilot oral health program for children from ages birth to 5 years in a rural health clinic was the first to implement the application of fluoride varnish.

DOI: 10.1097/01.NPR.0000441912.47395.46

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@article{Berger2014AnOH, title={An oral health program for children.}, author={Carol Berger and Jean A. Bachman and Gregory G Casalone and Susann Farberman and Anne Folta Fish}, journal={The Nurse practitioner}, year={2014}, volume={39 2}, pages={48-53} }