International Journal of Applied Dental Sciences
2019, Vol. 5 Issue 2, Part A
Diagnostic aids to detect caries-A review
AUTHOR(S): Dr. Anil K Tomer, Dr. Panna Mangat, Dr. Afnan Ajaz Raina, Dr. Faizan Bin Ayub, Dr. Megna Bhatt, Dr. Midhun Ramachandran and Dr. Ashvin G John
ABSTRACT:The main objective of caries risk assessment in dentistry is to deliver preventive and restorative care specific to an individual patient. Many factors may affect the caries susceptibility of different individuals. Caries risk assessment of a person can be done by caries activity tests. Assessment of a caries risk at screening or initiation of therapy allows better appraisal of caries activity and refinement of the treatment planning. This review explains recent advances to detect caries and their outcomes.
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Dr. Anil K Tomer, Dr. Panna Mangat, Dr. Afnan Ajaz Raina, Dr. Faizan Bin Ayub, Dr. Megna Bhatt, Dr. Midhun Ramachandran, Dr. Ashvin G John. Diagnostic aids to detect caries-A review. Int J Appl Dent Sci 2019;5(2):16-20.