Effect of chlorhexidine varnish application on Streptococcus mutans colonisation in adolescents with fixed orthodontic appliances


ATTİN R., YETKİNER E. , AYKUT YETKİNER A. , Knoesel M., Attint T.

AUSTRALIAN ORTHODONTIC JOURNAL, cilt.29, ss.52-57, 2013 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 29 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2013
  • Dergi Adı: AUSTRALIAN ORTHODONTIC JOURNAL
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.52-57

Özet

Objective: The aim of this prospective study was to evaluate the re-colonisation pattern of Streptococcus mutans (MS) in high-level MS-colonised patients with fixed orthodontic appliances following 40% chlorhexidine varnish application prior to bracket placement.