TITLE

STUDIES ON THE RELATIONS OF TYPES OF DIET TO DENTAL CARIES: A STATISTICAL SURVEY OF CHILDREN UNDER SCHOOL AGE RELATING TO TWO DIETETIC THEORIES ON THE ETIOLOGY OF DENTAL CARIES

AUTHOR(S)
RYPINS, RUSSEL F.
PUB. DATE
December 1922
SOURCE
Journal of Dental Research;Dec1922, Vol. 4 Issue 4, p405
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article discusses the results of a research study conducted to determine the etiology of dental caries in children based on differences in diet. It tests two theories on the causation of dental caries, one being the physiological-oral-hygiene theory and the other being the theory that sweets promote tooth decay.
ACCESSION #
36508744

 

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