Evaluation of caries experience in 3-6-year-old children, and dental attitudes amongst the caregivers in the Ludhiana city

Early Childhood Caries (ECC) is a lifestyle disease that begins when the child′s teeth erupt in the oral cavity. The distinctive pattern of decay rapidly spreads from one tooth to another and involves the surfaces of teeth that are usually not at risk. Detection of disease is crucial to c...

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Main Authors: Simratvir M, Moghe G, Thomas A, Singh N, Chopra S
Format: Article
Language:English
Published: Wolters Kluwer Medknow Publications 2009-09-01
Series:Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry
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Online Access:http://www.jisppd.com/article.asp?issn=0970-4388;year=2009;volume=27;issue=3;spage=164;epage=169;aulast=Simratvir