The effectiveness of 10% chlorhexidine varnish treatment on dental caries incidence in adults with dry mouth.

@article{Banting2000TheEO,
  title={The effectiveness of 10% chlorhexidine varnish treatment on dental caries incidence in adults with dry mouth.},
  author={David W Banting and Athena Papas and D. Christopher Clark and Howard M. Proskin and Martin Schultz and R. Perry},
  journal={Gerodontology},
  year={2000},
  volume={17 2},
  pages={67-76}
}
OBJECTIVES This study compared a 10% chlorhexidine varnish treatment with placebo and sham treatments for preventing dental caries in adult patients with xerostomia (dry mouth). DESIGN The study was a multicentred, randomized, parallel group, double blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial. SETTING All examinations and procedures were performed at Tuft's University, Boston, MA, the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC or the University of Western Ontario, London, ON. SUBJECTS… CONTINUE READING