Reference sources used for topic Dental Sealants.

Topic created: September 2000
Major revision: January 2014
Last revision / evaluation: 8/12/2016 authorship information.


Agrawal A, et. al. Comparison of six different methods of cleaning and preparing occlusal fissure surface before placement of pit and fissure sealant: an in vitro study. J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent. Vol. 30, No. 1. Jan-Mar 2012.

Beauchamp J, et. al. Evidence-based clinical recommendations for the use of pit-and-fissure sealants: a report of the American Dental Association Council on Scientific Affairs. J. Am. Dent. Assoc. Vol 139, No. 3. March 2008

Feigal, R J. Sealants and preventive restorations: Review of effectiveness and clinical changes for improvemt. Pediatric Dentistry Vol. 20, 1998.

Friedman, J. The Complete Guide to Dental Health: How to Avoid Being Overcharged and Overtreated. Consumer Reports Books. Copyright 2002.

Haisch MA. Pit & Fissure Sealants: The added link in preventative dentistry. Continuing Education Course. Last revised June 3, 2013.

Heller KE et. al. Longitudinal evaluation of sealing molars with and without incipient dental caries in a public health program. J Public Health Dent. Vol. 55, 1995.

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Krachner CM. Current Concepts in Preventive Dentistry. Continuing Education Course. Last revised February 29, 2016.

Lake, M. How to Save Your Smile and Your Wallet: Dentistry: Myths and Realities, A Patient's Guide. BookSurge Publishing. Copyright 2006.

Mertz-Fairhurst et. al. A comparative clinical study of two pit and fissure sealants:7-year results in Augusta, Georgia. J Am Dent Assoc Vol. 109, 1984.

O'Neill-Smith, K. Sealants: A viable treatment option. Dental Equipment & Materials. January/February, 2003.

Sonis, S. Dental Secrets, 3rd Edition. Hanley & Belfus, Inc. Copyright 2003.


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