English
ProDental CPD

P277 Fluoride Varnish: A Useful Dental Public Health Tool

Health professionals have a new opportunity to help prevent tooth decay in young children and root caries in older people. Fluoride varnish is relatively inexpensive, easy to paint, concentrated topical fluoride with a resin or synthetic base. It is efficacious in reducing caries in primary and permanent teeth. The indications, contraindications, efficacy, uses and mechanism of action are discussed.

Image representing P277 Fluoride Varnish: A Useful Dental Public Health Tool

All of our e-learning courses are included in our Individual Subscription memberships.

Aims

  • To explain the opportunities for using fluoride varnish
  • To discuss efficacy of fluoride varnish
  • To discuss contraindications to the use of fluoride varnish

Objectives

On completion of this module you will understand the efficacy and contraindications for using fluoride varnish and recognise the opportunities for using it.

  • About This Course

Additional course information will be available soon.

System Requirements

  • Enabled
  • Advised
  • Required

Please click on the requirements below to find out further information.

Browser
Ideal Screen Size
Javascript
Audio
Session Storage
Cookies
Flash
Resources I am a... Contact Us