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Fluoride varnish programmes for adolescents at school – caries, conceptions and costs


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Title: Fluoride varnish programmes for adolescents at school – caries, conceptions and costs
Authors: Bergström, Eva-Karin
E-mail: eva-karin.bergstrom@vgregion.se
Issue Date: 26-Feb-2016
University: University of Gothenburg. Sahlgrenska Academy
Institution: Institute of Odontology. Department of Cariology
Parts of work: I: Bergström E-K, Birkhed D, Granlund C, Moberg Sköld U. Approximal caries increment in adolescents in a low caries prevalence area in Sweden after a 3.5-year school-based fluoride varnish programme with Bifluorid 12 and Duraphat. Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 2014;42:404-411.
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II: Bergström E-K, Moberg Sköld U, Birkhed D, Lepp M. Adolescents’ experiences of participating in a school-based fluoride varnish programme in Sweden. Swed Dent J 2012;36:133-141.
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III: Bergström E-K, Moberg Sköld U, Birkhed D, Lepp M. Dental nurses’ experiences of performing a school-based fluoride varnish programme for children and adolescents in Sweden. Swed Dent J 2016;40:181-190.

IV: Bergström E-K, Lingström P, Hakeberg M, Gahnberg L, Moberg Sköld U. Caries and costs: an evaluation of a school-based fluoride varnish programme for adolescents in a Swedish region. Community Dental Health 2016;33:138-144
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Date of Defence: 2016-03-18
Disputation: Fredagen den 18 mars 2016, kl 9.00, Hörsal Arvid Carlsson, Academicum, Medicinaregatan 3, Göteborg
Degree: Doctor of Philosophy (Odontology)
Publication type: Doctoral thesis
Keywords: adolescents
approximal caries
caries incidence
caries increment
caries prevalence
cost-analysis
dental nurse
fluoride varnish
oral health promotion
phenomenography
population-based
school programme
Abstract: The overall aim of this thesis was to study the effects on caries, conceptions and costs of school-based fluoride varnish programmes for adolescents in Sweden. Paper I was a 3.5-year randomised controlled study of 1,143 adolescents, in a low caries prevalence area. Two fluoride varnishes, Bifluorid 12 and Duraphat, were compared, with a variation in the frequency of application. In Papers II and III, 26 adolescents and 15 dental nurses were interviewed and asked to describe their experiences as... more
ISBN: 978-91-628-9687-4 (PDF)
978-91-628-9686-7 (Print)
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2077/41245
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