Effect of caries preventive measures directed to expectant mothers on caries experience in their children

The aim of this prospective study was to determine the effectiveness of caries preventive measures started during pregnancy on the caries experience of first-time mothers and their infants. Eighty-one pregnant women with low social background were selected on the basis of the presence of active cari...

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Main Authors: Zanata Régia Luzia, Navarro Maria Fidela de Lima, Pereira José Carlos, Franco Eduardo Batista, Lauris José Roberto P., Barbosa Sílvia Helena
Format: Article
Published: Fundação Odontológica de Ribeirão Preto 2003-01-01
Series:Brazilian Dental Journal
Online Access:http://www.scielo.br/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=S0103-64402003000200001