A long-term effect of caries-related factors in initially caries-free children


Cogulu D. , Ersin N. , Uzel A. , Eronat N. , Aksit S.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PAEDIATRIC DENTISTRY, vol.18, no.5, pp.361-367, 2008 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 18 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.1365-263x.2007.00859.x
  • Title of Journal : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PAEDIATRIC DENTISTRY
  • Page Numbers: pp.361-367

Abstract

Aim. The aim of this study was to examine the rate and pattern of early childhood caries development in caries-free children based on their dental plaque accumulations, salivary Streptococcus mutans levels, maternal sharing, oral hygiene, and feeding attitudes at baseline and at 24-month follow-up period.