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Table 2 ICCMS™ Caries Risk Likelihood Matrix

From: The International Caries Classification and Management System (ICCMS™) An Example of a Caries Management Pathway

Patient risk status
Based upon the judgment of a dentist or a member of the dental team (including history of restorations and extractions and review of key risk factors)
Current Caries Status at the Patient Level
  No active caries lesions Initial-stage active caries lesions Moderate or extensive active caries lesions
Low risk Low likelihood Moderate likelihood Moderate likelihood
Moderate risk Low likelihood Moderate likelihood High likelihood
High risk Moderate likelihood High likelihood High likelihood