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Preventing pit and fissure caries

Louis W. Ripa

Preventing pit and fissure caries

a guide to sealant use

by Louis W. Ripa

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Published by Massachusetts Dept. of Public Health in cooperation with Massachusetts Health Research Institute in Boston, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Prevention & control,
  • Dental Caries,
  • Therapeutic use,
  • Pit and Fissure Sealants

  • Edition Notes

    Statementprepared by Sealant task force, Louis W. Ripa ... [et al.].
    ContributionsUnited States. Bureau of Health Care Delivery and Assistance. Division of Maternal and Child Health
    The Physical Object
    Pagination50 p. :
    Number of Pages50
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25486631M
    OCLC/WorldCa17920102

    with a toothbrush. Fluoride is less effective at preventing caries in these protected pit-and-fissured surfaces than it is on smooth surfaces of the teeth (3) where fluoride is better able to interfere with plaque adhesion. An effective preventive method is available for pit . Pit and fissure cavities are areas of decay on your molars, which are the larger teeth towards the back of your mouth. This type of cavity forms in the narrow grooves on the biting surfaces of these teeth. Because of the way these teeth are shaped, it is often difficult to clean their narrow grooves thoroughly; bacteria often collect in these.

    Morphology of Pits and Fissures Reviewed through Scanning Electron Microscope Richa Khanna1*, Ramesh K Pandey2 and Neerja Singh2 1Department of Pedodontics, King George’s Medical University, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India 2Department of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry, King George’s Medical University, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, IndiaCited by: 4. A third approach has been to recognize that false-positive decisions will some- times be made in diagnosis of fissure caries, and to utilize a treatment tech- nique that will minimize the effects of these decisions. Air abrasion has been recognized for its ability to diagnose and treat fissure caries utilizing a mini- mally-invasive preparation   Why pit & fissure sealants needed Bacteria produces acid which causes decay “demineralization” 8. Pit and fissure sealants Over 85% of children ( years old) in US have caries in the pits and fissures Fluoride is least effective on pit and fissures Only 18% of school-aged children in .

    Dental sealants are recognized as an effective approach to preventing pit and fissure caries. A dental sealant is a protective covering that is applied to the chewing surface of a tooth to prevent the formation of cavities. What sealants do is create a barrier so that Location: Horne Street, Mission, V2V 3Y6, BC.   Dental sealants are plastic resins that are applied to caries-susceptible pit-and-fissured tooth surfaces to prevent decay. Although there has been an overall decline in caries prevalence among United States schoolchildren, there has been a relative increase in the proportion of carious lesions occurring on the pit-and-fissured surfaces. The current caries pattern provides a rationale for Cited by: caries. The Pit and Fissure Sealants: Use of in Oral Health Services NSW – Procedures reflects what is currently regarded as a best practice approach to the placement of pit and fissure sealants. MANDATORY REQUIRMENTS Pit and fissure sealants are safe and effective in preventing dental decay in permanent teeth.


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