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Table 2 Baseline caries experience on occlusal surfaces of permanent first molars of children lost to follow up per study group (n=312)

From: Caries preventive efficacy of silver diammine fluoride (SDF) and ART sealants in a school-based daily fluoride toothbrushing program in the Philippines

Brushing
  Children N Age (sd) Surfaces N %
    Total Missing Sound D3 caries
Non-treated 36 6.6 (0.7) 144 23 16.0% 102 70.8% 19 13.2%
SDF treated 34 6.7 (0.8) 136 14 10.3% 103 75.7% 19 14.0%
Sealants 19 6.8 (0.9) 76 4 5.3% 60 79.0% 12 15.8%
Total 89 6.7 (0.8) 356 41 11.5% 265 74.4% 50 14.0%
Non-brushing
Non-treated 162 6.8 (0.7) 648 52 8.0% 484 74.7% 112 17.3%
SDF treated 24 6.8 (0.7) 96 10 10.4% 72 75.0% 14 14.6%
Sealants 37 6.8 (0.7) 148 10 6.8% 123 83.1% 15 10.1%
Total 223 6.8 (0.7) 892 72 8.1% 679 76.1% 141 15.8%