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Fluoride varnishes for preventing dental caries in children and adolescents

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One way to protect the teeth of children might be to coat the teeth with a fluoride varnish. The evidence in the July 2013 update to the Cochrane Review shows benefits for this approach, and Helen Worthington (left) and Jan Clarkson who are the Co-ordinating Editors of the Cochrane Oral Health Group and two of the team of authors on the review tell us more, starting with Helen.

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Updated on: October 9, 2013, 10:18

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