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Male and female children aged 9 to 13 years, from 5 schools in Chengdu with at least one visible white spot lesion on the buccal surface of 1 of the 6 upper anterior teeth.
3 to 5 images per subject were taken of the upper anterior teeth, using a QLF imaging system, so that clear views of any lesions could be captured.
Images were taken at baseline, and after 3 and 6 months use of the assigned
A new dentifrice containing 1.5% arginine, an insoluble calcium compound, and 1450 ppm fluoride provides statistically significantly superior efficacy in arresting and reversing buccal caries lesions than a conventional 1450 ppm fluoride alone.
The Anti-caries Efficacy of a Dentifrice Containing 1.5% Arginine and 1450 ppm Fluoride as Sodium Monofluorophosphate Assessed Using Quantitative Light-induced Fluorescence (QLF)
W. Yin, D.Y. Hu, X. Li, X. Fan, Y.P. Zhang, I.A. Pretty, L.R. Mateo, D. Cummins, R.P. Ellwood
In: J Dent. 2013; 41S: 22-28