Perspectives in the effective use of fluoride in Asia.

@article{Petersen2012PerspectivesIT,
  title={Perspectives in the effective use of fluoride in Asia.},
  author={Poul Erik Petersen and Prathip Phantumvanit},
  journal={Journal of dental research},
  year={2012},
  volume={91 2},
  pages={
          119-21
        }
}
Dental caries is the most prevalent chronic disease affecting human populations worldwide. The diverse disease patterns across and within countries are related to socio-behavioral determinants, demographic factors, environmental conditions, and the availability and accessibility of oral health services, in particular, exposure to disease prevention programs (Petersen, 2003, 2008a). Benefits of fluoride for caries prevention have been substantiated in many countries (Petersen and Lennon, 2004… CONTINUE READING

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