TITLE

Dental sealant longevity in a cohort of young U.S. naval personnel

AUTHOR(S)
Simecek, John W.; Diefenderfer, Kim E.; Ahlf, Reneé L.; Ragain Jr., James C.
PUB. DATE
February 2005
SOURCE
Journal of the American Dental Association (JADA);Feb2005, Vol. 136 Issue 2, p171
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Investigates dental sealant longevity in a cohort of young United States naval personnel. Rationale for dental sealant placement in adults; Overview of dental sealant placement in the U.S. Navy; Caries incidence among sealed teeth; Dramatic increase in sealant failures with increasing caries risk status.
ACCESSION #
16198634

 

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