Journal of Comprehensive Pediatrics

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Dental Caries Prevalence and Incidence in Pediatric Dentistry

Markku Larmas 1 , * and Kauko K Makinen 2
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1 Department of Dentistry, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland
2 Department of Dentistry, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
Article information
  • Journal of Comprehensive Pediatrics: February 28, 2015, 6 (1); e21174
  • Published Online: February 1, 2015
  • Article Type: Letter
  • Received: June 14, 2014
  • Revised: November 19, 2014
  • Accepted: November 25, 2014
  • DOI: 10.17795/compreped-21174

To Cite: Larmas M, Makinen K K. Dental Caries Prevalence and Incidence in Pediatric Dentistry, J Compr Ped. 2015 ; 6(1):e21174. doi: 10.17795/compreped-21174.

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