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1

What does the american dental assoction

F/S placed into all teeth at risk of caries
F/S early non cavitated lesions
Resin sealants are the best but GIC can be placed if moisture control bad

2

What do the SIGN guidelines advise about fissure sealants?

F/S should be applied and maintained in children of high caries risk
the condition of the fissure sealants should be reviewed
GIC sealnats should be used where Resin cannot

3

What does the Cochrane collbaration 2009 say about ifsure sealing?

78% reduction in 2 years
effects greatestin high risk