PMID: 277544Mar 1, 1978

Plaque minerals and caries experience: associations and interrelationships

Journal of Dental Research
R G SchamschulaG Charlton

Abstract

Inverse associations were demonstrated between DMFT and total calcium, phosphorus, magnesium, strontium, potassium, and fluoride concentrations in individual plaques. Lithium, strontium, fluoride, and zinc contents were inversely related to plaque mass. Consistent interdependence patterns between elements indicate the operation of a mineral level regulating mechanism, effective under diverse environmental conditions.

References

Jan 1, 1977·Archives of Oral Biology·R G SchamschulaD E Barmes
Oct 1, 1977·Journal of Dental Research·R G SchamschulaB G Davey
May 1, 1975·British Medical Bulletin·G N Jenkins
Dec 1, 1976·Australian Dental Journal·P D Barnard

Citations

Oct 16, 2012·Environmental Monitoring and Assessment·Consuelo Fernanda Macedo de SouzaFábio Correia Sampaio
Mar 25, 2014·The Kaohsiung Journal of Medical Sciences·Han-Shan LinYi-Hsin Yang
Jun 30, 2011·Letters in Applied Microbiology·N YouravongGunnar Dahlén
May 1, 1985·Journal of Periodontal Research·F C DriessensF F Feagin
Oct 1, 1980·Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology·R G SchamschulaH M Agus
Feb 1, 1981·Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology·R G SchamschulaP S Un
Feb 1, 1989·Journal of Dental Research·R M DuckworthC K Burchell
Oct 12, 2012·Caries Research·F Lippert, A T Hara
Apr 1, 1985·Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology·R G SchamschulaB L Adkins
Oct 1, 1980·Scandinavian Journal of Dental Research·R V OppermannS Assev
Oct 1, 1984·Acta Pathologica, Microbiologica, Et Immunologica Scandinavica. Section B, Microbiology·S Abaas
Mar 14, 2007·Acta Odontologica Scandinavica·Nattaporn YouravongGunnar Dahlén
Jul 1, 1994·Advances in Dental Research·G C Forward
Jul 12, 2005·International Dental Journal·R J M Lynch, J M ten Cate
Oct 1, 1983·Acta Pathologica, Microbiologica, Et Immunologica Scandinavica. Section B, Microbiology·S Abaas, T Holme

Related Concepts

Calcium
Copper
Dental Plaque
Decayed, Missing, and Filled Teeth
Fluorides
Lead
Lithium
Magnesium
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Red Phosphorus

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