Dental Education Hub

DEH – Cathryn Carboon

With Cathryn Carboon

Live Webinar!

Date: Tuesday 23 July 2024

Time: 6.30pm – 7.30pm AEST



Fluoride varnish was developed in Germany in 1964 and since then it has been used around the world as a gold standard in professionally applied fluoride treatments for caries prevention in all age groups.

The evidence base for the safety and efficacy of fluoride varnish is compelling and professionally applied 5% sodium fluoride varnish remains one of the cornerstones of preventive dentistry.

Learning Outcomes:

●    Enhance your knowledge of fluoride varnish’s mode of action
●    Understand the safety and efficacy of fluoride varnish for caries prevention
●    Review the latest Australian guidelines governing fluoride varnish use
●    Explore the windows of opportunity for caries prevention for children, adolescents and adults
●    Discuss the clinical considerations for applying fluoride varnish