Preventing dental caries in children <5 years: systematic review updating USPSTF recommendation.

@article{Chou2013PreventingDC,
  title={Preventing dental caries in children <5 years: systematic review updating USPSTF recommendation.},
  author={Roger Chou and Amy M Cantor and Bernadette Zakher and Jennifer Priest Mitchell and Miranda Pappas},
  journal={Pediatrics},
  year={2013},
  volume={132 2},
  pages={332-50}
}
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE Screening and preventive interventions by primary care providers could improve outcomes related to early childhood caries. The objective of this study was to update the 2004 US Preventive Services Task Force systematic review on prevention of caries in children younger than 5 years of age. METHODS Searching Medline and the Cochrane Library (through March 2013) and reference lists, we included trials and controlled observational studies on the effectiveness and harms… CONTINUE READING