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Prescribing high fluoride
toothpaste for caries prevention

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Time: 1h

This ECPD programme reviewsthe latest NHS prescribing guidanceto clarify the role and use of dentalprescriptions in providing evidence-based caries control for your patients. It provides an overview of the recent CCG prescribing guidance for OTC products to clarify the role and use of dental prescriptions for caries prevention within primary care.

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Learning outcomes:

  • Understand the scope and limitation of the OTC prescribing guidance

  • Consider patient and clinical factors for increased caries risk

  • Have knowledge of the indications and clinical effectiveness of Colgate® Duraphat® Fluoride Toothpastes


Anticipated GDC Development Outcome:  C, D

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