Clinical evidence for polyol efficacy.


Xylitol is a safe dental caries preventive when incorporated into chewing gum or confections used habitually. The goal of this paper is to identify and assess the work on xylitol and other polyols and dental caries since 2008. Xylitol is effective when used by the mother prenatally or after delivery to prevent mutans transmission and subsequent dental… (More)
DOI: 10.1177/0022034512449467


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@article{Milgrom2012ClinicalEF, title={Clinical evidence for polyol efficacy.}, author={Peter Milgrom and Eva M. S{\"{o}derling and Suchita Nelson and Donald Leslie Chi and Yoshiaki Nakai}, journal={Advances in dental research}, year={2012}, volume={24 2}, pages={112-6} }