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Dental Caries

Diagnosis, Prevention and Management

This book provides information to the readers starting with the history of oral hygiene manners, and modern oral hygiene practices. It continues with the prevalence and etiology of caries and remedy of caries through natural sources. Etiology of secondary caries in prosthetic restorations and the relationship between orthodontic treatment and caries is addressed. An update of early childhood caries is presented. The use of visual-tactile method, radiography and fluorescence in caries detection is given. The book finishes with methods used for the prevention of white spot lesions and management of caries.

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Dental CariesDiagnosis, Prevention and ManagementEdited by Zühre Akarslan

Published: September 19th 2018

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.71944

ISBN: 978-1-78923-735-1

Print ISBN: 978-1-78923-734-4

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83881-632-2

Copyright year: 2018

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12405 Total Chapter Downloads

5 Crossref Citations

4 Web of Science Citations

9 Dimensions Citations


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1. Introductory Chapter: Diagnosis of Dental Caries

By Zühre Akarslan


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2. Vista of Oral Hygiene

By S. N. Goryawala


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3. Dental Caries, Etiology, and Remedy through Natural Resources

By Lubna Tahir and Rabia Nazir


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4. Etiology of Secondary Caries in Prosthodontic Treatments

By Arzu Zeynep Yildirim Bicer and Senem Unver


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5. The Relationship between Orthodontic Treatment and Dental Caries

By Gamze Metin-Gürsoy and Fatma Deniz Uzuner


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6. Early Childhood Caries Update

By Arzu Pinar Edem


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7. Caries Diagnosis Aided by Fluorescence

By Laurence J. Walsh


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8. Can Dental Caries Be Treated?

By Abeer ElEmbaby


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9. Management of White Spot Lesions

By Ceren Deveci, Çağdaş Çınar and Resmiye Ebru Tirali


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