This webinar will explore the function and efficacy of fluoride varnish in preventive dental treatment. We will explore varnish chemistry and how it benefits the tooth, and make particular reference to penetration of the tooth structure. We will also take the opportunity to look at the potential risks in application and what after-care provisions need to be considered to maintain efficacy of the treatment.
Upon completion of this webinar, the student will be able to
• List the functions of fluoride varnishes
• Describe the efficacy of fluoride varnishes
• Evaluate the indications for use of fluoride varnishes
• Appraise the rationale for fluoride varnishes compared to other treatment options
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