In situ study of sucrose exposure, mutans streptococci in dental plaque and dental caries.

@article{Cury2001InSS,
  title={In situ study of sucrose exposure, mutans streptococci in dental plaque and dental caries.},
  author={Jaime Aparecido Cury and S B Francisco and Altair Antoninha Del Bel Cury and C{\'i}ntia Pereira Machado Tabchoury},
  journal={Brazilian dental journal},
  year={2001},
  volume={12 2},
  pages={101-4}
}
The purpose of this study was to investigate the relationship among frequency of sucrose exposure, mutans streptococci levels and dental caries. Adult volunteers took part in this crossover study performed in 4 phases of 28 days each. The volunteers wore intra-oral palatal appliances containing blocks of human dental enamel and dripped 20% sucrose solution… CONTINUE READING