Antibacterial Effects of Fluoride Varnish Compared with Chlorhexidine Plus Fluoride in Disabled Children


BAYGIN Ö. , TÜZÜNER T. , KUSGOZ A. , ŞENEL A. C. , Tanriver M., ARSLAN I.

ORAL HEALTH & PREVENTIVE DENTISTRY, vol.12, no.4, pp.373-382, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 12 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.3290/j.ohpd.a32129
  • Title of Journal : ORAL HEALTH & PREVENTIVE DENTISTRY
  • Page Numbers: pp.373-382
  • Keywords: antibacterial effect, children with disability, chlorhexidine, fluoride, general anaesthesia, COMPREHENSIVE DENTAL TREATMENT, HANDICAPPED-CHILDREN, PLAQUE, HEALTH, CARIES, COMBINATION, MOUTHRINSES, GINGIVITIS, DISABILITY, BIOFILM

Abstract

Purpose: To evaluate the effects of fluoride varnish vs a combination of chlorhexidine-thymol varnish plus a gel containing chlorhexidine and fluoride on oral hygiene and caries prevention in disabled children.