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1

EBDM stands for

Evidence Based Decision Making

2

Fluoride comes in on what part of the pie chart

Intervention

3

What is fluoride

- A naturally occurring element present in many minerals, water supplies and food
- Higher concentrations in well water

4

Where can you find fluoride

Fish, seafood, meats, potatoes, wheat and tea leaves

5

Why do we provide fluoride:
inhibits demineralization, enhances remineralization, and inhibits ___ formation

plaque

6

Proper ____ is KEY

concentration

7

Fluoride Deficiencies are
1.
2.

Dental caries
Osteoporosis

8

Excess flouride is
1.
2.

Dental flurosis
skeletal fluorosis