Aims & Objectives
ICCMSTM and ICDAS
The ICDAS Foundation vision is to improve human health worldwide by the prevention and control of dental caries throughout life.
The goals of ICCMS™ are:
- to prevent new lesions from appearing
- to prevent existing lesions from advancing further
- to preserve tooth structure with:
* Non-operative care at more initial stages, and
* Conservative operative care at more extensive caries stages
...while managing risk factors and recalling patients at appropriate intervals, with periodic monitoring and reviewing.