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1

According to Welbury, what percentage of occlusal caries in FPM accounts for caries in children?

90%

2

At which age group period does the DMFT score rise the most?

late childhood and adolescence

this is when OH and dietary choices are being more controlled by the child

3

which carious lesions should you endeavour to reminerlaise

caries into enamel but there is little evidence that caries into dentine remineralises