Exposure to High Fluoride Drinking Water and Risk of Dental Fluorosis in Estonia

@article{Indermitte2009ExposureTH,
  title={Exposure to High Fluoride Drinking Water and Risk of Dental Fluorosis in Estonia},
  author={Ene Indermitte and Astrid Saava and Enn Karro},
  journal={International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health},
  year={2009},
  volume={6},
  pages={710 - 721}
}
The purpose of this study was to assess exposure to drinking water fluoride and evaluate the risk of dental fluorosis among the Estonian population. The study covered all 15 counties in Estonia and 93.7% of population that has access to public water supplies. In Estonia groundwater is the main source for public water supply systems in most towns and rural settlements. The content of natural fluoride in water ranges from 0.01 to 7.20 mg/L. The exposure to different fluoride levels was assessed… Expand
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