Counseling on Early Childhood Caries transmission by dentists.

  title={Counseling on Early Childhood Caries transmission by dentists.},
  author={Peter Milgrom and Colleen E Huebner and Lloyd Mancl and Gayle Garson and David E. Grembowski},
  journal={Journal of public health dentistry},
  volume={73 2},
OBJECTIVE High levels of Streptococcus mutans on teeth of young children are predictive of Early Childhood Caries (ECC). Transmission from mother-to-child is common and studies have demonstrated treatment of the mother results in less ECC. The objective of this study was to determine how dentists have adopted the practice of counseling about ECC. METHODS In 2006 as part of a larger study on dental care for pregnant women, we surveyed 829 general dentists in Oregon. The questionnaire contained… CONTINUE READING
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