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Table 1 Bacterial count (log CFUs) and red/green in test (SDF-treated) and control (n=10)

From: Antibacterial effects of silver diamine fluoride on multi-species cariogenic biofilm on caries

   Log CFUs Red/Green (CLSM)
   Total bacteria Mutans streptococci Lactobacilli A.naeslundii  
Day 7 Test 0.65±0.71 0.27±0.65 0.43±0.37 0.83±0.91 2.19±0.55
Control 8.66±0.30 5.63±0.87 7.04±0.28 6.75±0.19 0.22±0.08
P value <0.01 <0.01 <0.01 <0.01 <0.01
Day 14 Test 4.94±0.07 3.99±0.08 4.00±0.04 4.30±0.44 1.64±0.54
Control 10.29±0.38 7.71±0.08 9.56±0.51 8.80±0.12 0.06±0.02
P value <0.01 <0.01 <0.01 <0.01 <0.01
Day 21 Test 5.72±0.19 4.39±0.42 5.42±0.17 5.26±0.65 0.92±0.36
Control 12.20±0.84 8.11±0.11 12.69±0.39 10.42±0.29 0.004±0.001
  P value <0.01 <0.01 <0.01 <0.01 <0.01