Dental caries-reducing effects of a milk fluoridation project in Bulgaria.

@article{Pakhomov1995DentalCE,
  title={Dental caries-reducing effects of a milk fluoridation project in Bulgaria.},
  author={G N Pakhomov and Katusha Ivanova and I J Moller and M Vrabcheva},
  journal={Journal of public health dentistry},
  year={1995},
  volume={55 4},
  pages={234-7}
}
OBJECTIVES The aim of the present study was to investigate the effects of a community-based milk fluoridation project on dental caries. METHODS Fluoridated milk was provided to about one-half of kindergarten and other schoolchildren in Asenovgrad, a town in the southern part of Bulgaria. The estimated daily milk consumption was 200 ml containing 1 mg of fluoride (approximately 5 ppm F). Cross-sectional samples of 6 1/2-year-olds in Asenovgrad and Panaguriche (a nearby town selected as the… CONTINUE READING