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Fluoride Varnish and Silver Diamine Fluoride: A Resource Guide

Fluoride Varnish and Silver Diamine Fluoride: A Resource Guide

Two non-invasive products, fluoride varnish and silver diamine fluoride, are used to manage carious lesions at different stages in their development process.

This publication may help health professionals and consumers learn more about these products to promote oral health and prevent oral disease. The guide provides descriptions of materials on data and surveillance, professional education and training, and public education. Descriptions of and contact information for relevant organizations are also included.

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National Maternal and Child Oral Health Resource Center
Georgetown University
E-mail: OHRCinfo@georgetown.edu

This publication was supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as part of an annual award totaling $1,000,000 with no funding from nongovernmental sources. This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official policy of HRSA, HHS, or the U.S. government, nor should any endorsements be inferred.