Cost-Effectiveness Analysis of Dental Sealants versus Fluoride Varnish in a School-Based Setting.

Abstract

While sealants are more effective than fluoride varnish in reducing the development of new carious lesions on occlusal surfaces, and a course of treatment requires fewer clinical visits, they are more expensive per application. This analysis assessed which treatment is more cost-effective. We estimate the costs of sealants and fluoride varnish over a 4-year… (More)
DOI: 10.1159/000439091

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