Products--old, new, and emerging

J Calif Dent Assoc. 2007 Oct;35(10):724-37.


The paradigm shift in understanding the etiology, prevention, and treatment of dental caries requires an understanding of the dental products that are currently available to assist the clinician in prudent recommendations for patient interventions. The purpose of this review is to present the evidence base for current products and those that have recently appeared on the market.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Anti-Infective Agents, Local / therapeutic use
  • Cariostatic Agents / therapeutic use
  • Dental Caries / prevention & control*
  • Dental Caries / therapy
  • Dental Materials / therapeutic use*
  • Humans
  • Mouthwashes / therapeutic use
  • Saliva, Artificial / therapeutic use


  • Anti-Infective Agents, Local
  • Cariostatic Agents
  • Dental Materials
  • Mouthwashes
  • Saliva, Artificial