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Table 4 Procedures performed on teeth that fail after SDF application among advantage dental patients 64 and under

From: Survival of silver diamine fluoride among patients treated in community dental clinics: a naturalistic study

  Panel A: SDF alone
Overall Permanent versus primary Tooth type—permanent teeth
Prim Perm L. Incisor L. Cuspid L. Bicuspid L. Molar U. Incisor U. Cuspid U. Bicuspid U. Molar
Minor restoration 39% 36% 68% 64% 74% 68% 65% 68% 69% 70% 69%
Major restoration 29% 43% 8% 8% 0% 10% 12% 6% 4% 4% 6%
Endodontics 1% 0% 2% 4% 7% 1% 1% 1% 0% 3% 1%
Extraction 21% 20% 22% 16% 19% 20% 21% 25% 27% 21% 23%
Other 0% 0% 1% 8% 0% 1% 0% 0% 0% 2% 0%
Total 1831 1094 737 25 27 87 204 80 26 128 160
  Panel B: SDF + sedative filling Panel C: SDF + restoration
Overall Permanent versus primary Tooth type—permanent teeth Overall Permanent versus primary
Prim Perm L. Molar U. Molar Prim Perm
Minor restoration 39% 10% 70% 53% 80% 60% 71% 50%
Major restoration 41% 66% 15% 21% 10% 13% 29% 0%
Endodontics 3% 0% 6% 5% 5% 13% 0% 25%
Extraction 17% 24% 9% 21% 5% 13% 0% 25%
Other 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Total 111 58 53 19 20 15 7 8