Approximal caries and sugar consumption in Icelandic teenagers.

  title={Approximal caries and sugar consumption in Icelandic teenagers.},
  author={Inga B Arnad{\'o}ttir and R. Gary Rozier and Sigurdur R{\'u}nar Saemundsson and Halla Sigurj{\'o}ns and William Peter Holbrook},
  journal={Community dentistry and oral epidemiology},
  volume={26 2},
The aim of this study, conducted in 1994, was to examine the association between approximal caries and sugar consumption in teenagers residing in three fluoride-deficient areas in Iceland while controlling for a number of behavioral, residential and microbiological factors. One hundred and fifty subjects (mean age 14 years) selected from the Icelandic Nutritional Survey (INS) were examined radiographically and they completed questionnaires about sugar consumption frequency. Total grams of sugar… CONTINUE READING

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