This project will determine the existance of a Baby Bottle Tooth Decay (BBTD) pattern among preschool children clusters in families. It will also determineif dental nutrition education to families with one child with BBTD pattern caries will reduce the rate in susequent children. Project data will be used to determine the utility of providing family-directed dental and nutrition education can reduce BBTD clusters in families.
EXPECTED DATE OF COMPLETION:09/30/2001
AGENCY SPONSOR: Office of Public Health
FEDERAL CONTACT: Elizabeth A. Fowler, 301-443-3024
PIC ID: 5531
PERFORMER: Indian Health Service