Survey results Fluor Protector S
Schaan, Liechtenstein – 6 December 2013
From October 2012 to July 2013, dentists from different countries tested the new protective fluoride varnish Fluor Protector S from Ivoclar Vivadent. The respondents were satisfied with the properties and the easy handling of the protective varnish.
In the course of this survey, 251 questionnaires were analyzed. The results showed that the fluoride-containing varnish Fluor Protector S is regularly used for the fluoridation of multiple teeth (74%), the entire dentition (68%) or single teeth (63%). The features of the Fluor Protector S dosing tube impressed 90% of the dentists: no clogging of the opening, no seeping, hygienic and convenient dispensing and precise dosing.
A total of 85% of the dentists were satisfied with the properties and the easy handling of Fluor Protector S and 79% were satisfied with the acceptance of Fluor Protector S by their patients. Overall, 88% of the dentists will use Fluor Protector S in their practices in the future. These study results confirm the advantages of the protective varnish: Due to its homogeneous solution, the varnish is immediately ready for use and can be accurately dosed. Furthermore, the varnish enables precise application and ensures strong adhesion.