[Cite as http://purl.org/au-research/grants/nhmrc/565362]
A/Pr Loc Do
Prof A. John Spencer
Brief description Dental fluorosis is an important aspect of oral health because: perception and concerns about fluorosis influence perspective and success of fluoride programs; and advices on fluoride use are based on a risk-benefit tradeoff. This study is expected to report changes in fluorosis, its longterm impact and evaluate fluorosis and caries trade-off. This will be the first study of the natural history of fluorosis. Findings will have significance for individuals, dental profession and health policy.
Funding Amount $AUD 345,184.83
Funding Scheme NHMRC Project Grants
Standard Project Grant