Text and Data Mining valid from 2019-10-24
Received: 21 December 2018
Accepted: 20 September 2019
First Online: 24 October 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: This research has been performed in accordance with the Declaration of Helsinki. The New York University (NYU) School of Medicine Institutional Review Board (IRB) reviewed and approved all study procedures (protocol s17–00288). This approval includes all 8 clinics where the research took place. All Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act safeguards were followed. Verbal consent was obtained from each caregiver prior to completing a survey about caregiver perceptions of silver diamine fluoride treatment in either English or Spanish, according to the stated preference of the participant. The NYU School of Medicine IRB approved the use of a verbal consent given that there was no expected risk for the caregiver participants, who were also not expected to receive any benefit from the study.
: Not applicable, since no details, images, or videos relating to an individual person are included in this manuscript.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.