A randomized field trial to determine the effect of a mouthrinse formulated from ethanol extract of terminaliachebula fruit on salivary parameters among 12-15 year old school children of Belgaum City, India

Background and objectives: Dental caries is a multifactorial disease involving interplay of numerous factors such as salivary Streptococcus mutans, flow rate, buffer capacity, pH etc. Hence any therapeutic agent influencing these parameters can be effectively used to interrupt the dental caries proc...

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Main Authors: Sushma S Nayak, Anil V Ankola, Sharda C Metgud, Udaykumar Bolmal
Format: Article
Published: Wolters Kluwer Medknow Publications 2013-01-01
Series:Journal of Indian Association of Public Health Dentistry
Online Access:http://www.jiaphd.org/article.asp?issn=2319-5932;year=2013;volume=11;issue=3;spage=1;epage=6;aulast=Nayak