dental scaling

Summary

Summary: Removal of dental plaque and dental calculus from the surface of a tooth, from the surface of a tooth apical to the gingival margin accumulated in periodontal pockets, or from the surface coronal to the gingival margin.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi The clinical effects of saline and aloe vera rinses on periodontal surgical sites
    Lisa Rieger
    Department of Dental Hygiene, University of Oklahoma, College of Dentistry, USA
    J Okla Dent Assoc 92:40-3. 2002
  2. ncbi Quadrant root planing versus same-day full-mouth root planing. I. Clinical findings
    D A Apatzidou
    Periodontal and Oral Immunology Research Group, Glasgow Dental School, Glasgow, UK
    J Clin Periodontol 31:132-40. 2004
  3. pmc Periodontal therapy reduces the severity of active rheumatoid arthritis in patients treated with or without tumor necrosis factor inhibitors
    P Ortiz
    Department of Periodontics, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106 4905, USA
    J Periodontol 80:535-40. 2009
  4. doi Short-term clinical effects of adjunctive antimicrobial photodynamic therapy in periodontal treatment: a randomized clinical trial
    Andreas Braun
    Department of Periodontology, Operative and Preventive Dentistry, University Dental Clinic Bonn, Welschnonnenstrasse 17, D 53111 Bonn, Germany
    J Clin Periodontol 35:877-84. 2008
  5. ncbi Antimicrobial photodynamic therapy in the non-surgical treatment of aggressive periodontitis: cytokine profile in gingival crevicular fluid, preliminary results
    Rafael Ramos de Oliveira
    Department of Bucco Maxillofacial Surgery and Traumatology and Periodontology, School of Dentistry of Ribeirao Preto, University of Sao Paulo, Ribeirao Preto, SP, Brazil
    J Periodontol 80:98-105. 2009
  6. ncbi Safety and efficiency of novel sonic scaler tips in vitro
    Gregor J Petersilka
    Department of Periodontology, University of Munster, Germany
    J Clin Periodontol 30:551-5. 2003
  7. ncbi Relationship between periodontitis and rheumatoid arthritis and the effect of non-surgical periodontal treatment
    Márcia de Noronha Pinho
    Dental School of Campinas, Pontifical Catholic University, Campinas, SP, Brazil
    Braz Dent J 20:355-64. 2009
  8. ncbi Current concepts and advances in manual and power-driven instrumentation
    Shigeru Oda
    Department of Hard Tissue Engineering, Tokyo Medical and Dental University Graduate School, Japan
    Periodontol 2000 36:45-58. 2004
  9. ncbi Ultrasonic dental scaler: associated hazards
    S C Trenter
    The School of Dentistry, The University of Birmingham, St Chad s Queensway, Birmingham B4 6NN, UK
    J Clin Periodontol 30:95-101. 2003
  10. ncbi Control of periodontal infection reduces the severity of active rheumatoid arthritis
    Mhd Khaldoun Al-Katma
    Department of Periodontics, Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    J Clin Rheumatol 13:134-7. 2007

Detail Information

Publications210 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi The clinical effects of saline and aloe vera rinses on periodontal surgical sites
    Lisa Rieger
    Department of Dental Hygiene, University of Oklahoma, College of Dentistry, USA
    J Okla Dent Assoc 92:40-3. 2002
  2. ncbi Quadrant root planing versus same-day full-mouth root planing. I. Clinical findings
    D A Apatzidou
    Periodontal and Oral Immunology Research Group, Glasgow Dental School, Glasgow, UK
    J Clin Periodontol 31:132-40. 2004
    ....
  3. pmc Periodontal therapy reduces the severity of active rheumatoid arthritis in patients treated with or without tumor necrosis factor inhibitors
    P Ortiz
    Department of Periodontics, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106 4905, USA
    J Periodontol 80:535-40. 2009
    ..The effect of anti-TNF-alpha therapy on periodontitis also was assessed...
  4. doi Short-term clinical effects of adjunctive antimicrobial photodynamic therapy in periodontal treatment: a randomized clinical trial
    Andreas Braun
    Department of Periodontology, Operative and Preventive Dentistry, University Dental Clinic Bonn, Welschnonnenstrasse 17, D 53111 Bonn, Germany
    J Clin Periodontol 35:877-84. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the effect of adjunctive antimicrobial photodynamic therapy (aPDT) in chronic periodontitis...
  5. ncbi Antimicrobial photodynamic therapy in the non-surgical treatment of aggressive periodontitis: cytokine profile in gingival crevicular fluid, preliminary results
    Rafael Ramos de Oliveira
    Department of Bucco Maxillofacial Surgery and Traumatology and Periodontology, School of Dentistry of Ribeirao Preto, University of Sao Paulo, Ribeirao Preto, SP, Brazil
    J Periodontol 80:98-105. 2009
    ....
  6. ncbi Safety and efficiency of novel sonic scaler tips in vitro
    Gregor J Petersilka
    Department of Periodontology, University of Munster, Germany
    J Clin Periodontol 30:551-5. 2003
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate a novel sonic scaler tip for subgingival root surface instrumentation combining high efficiency in calculus removal with minimized risk of root damage through subgingival debridement...
  7. ncbi Relationship between periodontitis and rheumatoid arthritis and the effect of non-surgical periodontal treatment
    Márcia de Noronha Pinho
    Dental School of Campinas, Pontifical Catholic University, Campinas, SP, Brazil
    Braz Dent J 20:355-64. 2009
    ..No other parameters for RA were significantly affected. The relationship between RA and PD disease activities is not clear, but the importance of periodontal treatment in the control of inflammation to avoid tooth extraction is evident...
  8. ncbi Current concepts and advances in manual and power-driven instrumentation
    Shigeru Oda
    Department of Hard Tissue Engineering, Tokyo Medical and Dental University Graduate School, Japan
    Periodontol 2000 36:45-58. 2004
  9. ncbi Ultrasonic dental scaler: associated hazards
    S C Trenter
    The School of Dentistry, The University of Birmingham, St Chad s Queensway, Birmingham B4 6NN, UK
    J Clin Periodontol 30:95-101. 2003
    ....
  10. ncbi Control of periodontal infection reduces the severity of active rheumatoid arthritis
    Mhd Khaldoun Al-Katma
    Department of Periodontics, Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    J Clin Rheumatol 13:134-7. 2007
    ..To determine if eliminating periodontal infection and gingival inflammation affects the severity of active rheumatoid arthritis (RA) in patients with chronic inflammatory periodontal disease...
  11. ncbi Non-surgical periodontal therapy with adjunctive topical doxycycline: a double-blind randomized controlled multicenter study
    Peter Eickholz
    Department of Operative Dentistry and Periodontology, Section of Periodontology, University Dental Clinic, Ruprecht Karls University Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 400, D 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    J Clin Periodontol 29:108-17. 2002
    ..Evaluation of the clinical effect of topical application of doxycycline adjunctive to non-surgical periodontal therapy...
  12. ncbi Periodontal treatment with an Er:YAG laser or scaling and root planing. A 2-year follow-up split-mouth study
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Helne University, Westdeutsche Kieferklinik, Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Periodontol 74:590-6. 2003
    ..Therefore, the aim of the present study was to present the 2-year results following non-surgical periodontal treatment with an Er:YAG laser or scaling and root planing...
  13. ncbi Clinical and microbiologic effects of subgingivally delivered 0.5% azithromycin in the treatment of chronic periodontitis
    A R Pradeep
    Department of Periodontics, Government Dental College and Research Institute, Fort, Bangalore, Karnataka, India
    J Periodontol 79:2125-35. 2008
    ..5% concentration in an indigenously prepared bioabsorbable controlled-release gel as an adjunct to non-surgical mechanical therapy in the treatment of chronic periodontitis...
  14. pmc The effect of tool handle shape on hand muscle load and pinch force in a simulated dental scaling task
    Hui Dong
    School of Public Health, University of California, 1301 South 46th Street, Building 163, Richmond, Berkeley, CA 94804, USA
    Appl Ergon 38:525-31. 2007
    ..risk factor for developing these disorders is forceful pinching which occurs during periodontal work such as dental scaling. Ergonomically designed dental scaling instruments may help reduce the prevalence of carpal tunnel syndrome ..
  15. ncbi A systematic review of efficacy of machine-driven and manual subgingival debridement in the treatment of chronic periodontitis
    J Tunkel
    Clinic of Periodontology, University of Muenster, Germany
    J Clin Periodontol 29:72-81; discussion 90-1. 2002
    ..The purpose of this systematic review was to determine the efficacy of machine-driven compared with manual subgingival debridement in the treatment of periodontitis...
  16. ncbi The effect of subgingival controlled-release delivery of chlorhexidine chip on clinical parameters and matrix metalloproteinase-8 levels in gingival crevicular fluid
    Nezih Azmak
    Department of Periodontology, Faculty of Dentistry, Ege University, Izmir, Turkey
    J Periodontol 73:608-15. 2002
    ....
  17. ncbi Improvement of periodontal status by green tea catechin using a local delivery system: a clinical pilot study
    Masatomo Hirasawa
    Department of Microbiology, Nihon University School of Dentistry at Matsudo, Matsudo, Chiba Japan
    J Periodontal Res 37:433-8. 2002
    ..Green tea catechin showed a bactericidal effect against BPR and the combined use of mechanical treatment and the application of green tea catechin using a slow release local delivery system was effective in improving periodontal status...
  18. doi Combined photodynamic and low-level laser therapies as an adjunct to nonsurgical treatment of chronic periodontitis
    J Lui
    Faculty of Dentistry, Periodontology, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    J Periodontal Res 46:89-96. 2011
    ..The purpose of this short-term clinical trial was to evaluate the effects of a combination of photodynamic therapy with low-level laser therapy as an adjunct to nonsurgical treatment of chronic periodontitis...
  19. ncbi Periodontal infection as a possible severity factor for rheumatoid arthritis
    Juliana Ribeiro
    Department of Periodontology, School of Dentistry, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brasil
    J Clin Periodontol 32:412-6. 2005
    ..Clinical effects of periodontal treatment on biochemical and clinical markers of disease severity in rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients with periodontal disease were evaluated...
  20. doi Adjunctive effect of photodynamic therapy to scaling and root planing in the treatment of chronic periodontitis
    Linhua Ge
    Department of Periodontology, Ninth People s Hospital, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, Shanghai Key Laboratory of Stomatology, Shanghai 200011, China
    Photomed Laser Surg 29:33-7. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the clinical effects of photodynamic therapy (PDT) for scaling and root planing (SRP) in the treatment of chronic periodontitis...
  21. ncbi Short-term clinical and microbiologic effects of pocket debridement with an Er:YAG laser during periodontal maintenance
    Cristiano Tomasi
    Department of Periodontology, Institute of Odontology, Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Periodontol 77:111-8. 2006
    ..The aim of this randomized controlled clinical trial was to evaluate clinical and microbiologic effects of pocket debridement using an Er:YAG laser in patients during periodontal maintenance...
  22. ncbi Clinical effectiveness of photodynamic therapy in the treatment of periodontitis
    Raoul Polansky
    Department of Periodontology and Restorative Dentistry, Dental School, University of Graz, Graz, Austria
    J Clin Periodontol 36:575-80. 2009
    ..A randomized-controlled clinical pilot trial was designed to evaluate photodynamic therapy (PDT) for its bactericidal potential and clinical effect in the treatment of periodontitis...
  23. ncbi Incidence of bacteremia after chewing, tooth brushing and scaling in individuals with periodontal inflammation
    Lone Forner
    Department of Periodontology, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Clin Periodontol 33:401-7. 2006
    ..PRACTICAL IMPLICATIONS: The prevention and treatment of periodontal diseases appear to be crucial for the prevention of bacteremia associated with oral procedures...
  24. ncbi Treatment of periodontitis and endothelial function
    Maurizio S Tonetti
    Department of Oral Health and Diagnostic Sciences, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, USA
    N Engl J Med 356:911-20. 2007
    ..Systemic inflammation may impair vascular function, and epidemiologic data suggest a possible link between periodontitis and cardiovascular disease...
  25. ncbi Clinical and microbiologic effects of subgingival controlled-release delivery of chlorhexidine chip in the treatment of periodontitis: a multicenter study
    Michele Paolantonio
    Department of Periodontology, School of Dentistry, University G D Annunzio, Chieti, Italy
    J Periodontol 79:271-82. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to provide further data on the clinical and microbiologic effects of CHX chips when used as an adjunct to SRP...
  26. ncbi Minocycline HCl microspheres reduce red-complex bacteria in periodontal disease therapy
    J Max Goodson
    Department of Clinical Research, The Forsyth Institute, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Periodontol 78:1568-79. 2007
    ..DNA probe analysis for 40 bacteria was used to evaluate the oral bacteria of 127 subjects with moderate to advanced chronic periodontitis...
  27. ncbi Meta-analysis of the effect of scaling and root planing, surgical treatment and antibiotic therapies on periodontal probing depth and attachment loss
    Hsin Chia Hung
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Clin Periodontol 29:975-86. 2002
    ..This paper reports a meta-analysis of studies that have investigated the effect of scaling and root planing on periodontal probing depth and attachment loss...
  28. ncbi Supportive periodontal therapy using mechanical instrumentation or 2% minocycline gel: a 12 month randomized, controlled, single masked pilot study
    E McColl
    Department of Periodontology, Eastman Dental Institute, University College London, London, UK
    J Clin Periodontol 33:141-50. 2006
    ..To compare the short-term performance of subgingival local delivery of 2% minocycline gel and conventional subgingival debridement in supportive periodontal therapy (SPT) patients...
  29. ncbi Antibiotic resistance profile of the subgingival microbiota following systemic or local tetracycline therapy
    Rosa Maria J Rodrigues
    Departamento de Clínica Odontológica Periodontia, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janerio, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    J Clin Periodontol 31:420-7. 2004
    ..This study evaluated longitudinally the tetracycline resistance patterns of the subgingival microbiota of periodontitis subjects treated with systemic or local tetracycline therapy+scaling and root planing (SRP)...
  30. ncbi A systematic review of the effect of surgical debridement vs non-surgical debridement for the treatment of chronic periodontitis
    L J A Heitz-Mayfield
    Department of Periodontology and Fixed Prosthodontics, University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
    J Clin Periodontol 29:92-102; discussion 160-2. 2002
    ..To systematically review the evidence of effectiveness of surgical vs. non-surgical therapy for the treatment of chronic periodontal disease...
  31. ncbi Meta-analysis of local tetracycline in treating chronic periodontitis
    Maria Pavia
    Medical School, University of Catanzaro Magna Graecia, Catanzaro, Italy
    J Periodontol 74:916-32. 2003
    ..Meta-analysis was used to assess the clinical efficacy of local delivery of tetracycline alone or as an adjunct to conventional mechanical therapy in patients with chronic periodontitis...
  32. ncbi Adjunctive periodontal treatment with Centella asiatica and Punica granatum extracts. A preliminary study
    Grindwit Sastravaha
    Out Patient Department, Faculty of Dentistry, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Int Acad Periodontol 5:106-15. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the effects of the combined extracts from C. asiatica and P. granatum pericarp on periodontal healing following scaling and root planing in adult periodontitis patients...
  33. ncbi Meta-analysis of local metronidazole in the treatment of chronic periodontitis
    Maria Pavia
    Medical School, University of Catanzaro Magna Graecia, Catanzaro, Italy
    J Periodontol 75:830-8. 2004
    ..Meta-analysis was used to assess the effectiveness of local delivery of metronidazole alone or as an adjunct to mechanical therapy in patients with chronic periodontitis...
  34. ncbi Photodynamic therapy as an adjunct to non-surgical periodontal treatment: a randomized, controlled clinical trial
    Nicos Christodoulides
    Department of Periodontology, Radboud University Medical Center, Philips van Leydenlaan 25, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Periodontol 79:1638-44. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the clinical and microbiologic effects of the adjunctive use of PDT to non-surgical periodontal treatment...
  35. pmc Effects of periodontal therapy on rate of preterm delivery: a randomized controlled trial
    Steven Offenbacher
    Department of Dental Ecology and the Data and Statistical Coordinating Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 114:551-9. 2009
    ..To test the effects of maternal periodontal disease treatment on the incidence of preterm birth (delivery before 37 weeks of gestation)...
  36. ncbi Local delivery of liposome-encapsulated superoxide dismutase and catalase suppress periodontal inflammation in beagles
    M Petelin
    Department of Oral Medicine and Periodontology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
    J Clin Periodontol 27:918-25. 2000
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the influence of oxygen free radical scavengers on periodontal inflammation and healing process...
  37. ncbi Local delivery of chlorhexidine gluconate (PerioChip) in periodontal maintenance patients
    P A Heasman
    Restorative Dentistry, Dental School, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    J Clin Periodontol 28:90-5. 2001
    ..5 mg (PerioChip) in patients with residual bleeding pockets (>5 mm) at least 3 months following oral hygiene and root debridement phase therapy...
  38. ncbi Local delivery of hyaluronan as an adjunct to scaling and root planing in the treatment of chronic periodontitis
    Annsofi Johannsen
    Dental Hygiene Program and Department of Periodontology, Institute of Odontology, Karolinska Institute, Huddinge, Sweden
    J Periodontol 80:1493-7. 2009
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate the adjunctive effect of the local application of a hyaluronan gel to scaling and root planing in the treatment of chronic periodontitis...
  39. ncbi Locally delivered doxycycline during supportive periodontal therapy: a 3-year study
    Anna Bogren
    Department of Periodontology, Institute of Odontology, The Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Periodontol 79:827-35. 2008
    ..This study evaluated the long-term clinical and microbiologic effects of yearly locally delivered controlled-release doxycycline as an adjunct to mechanical debridement...
  40. ncbi Treatment of periodontal disease and the risk of preterm birth
    Bryan S Michalowicz
    Department of Developmental and Surgical Sciences, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    N Engl J Med 355:1885-94. 2006
    ..Maternal periodontal disease has been associated with an increased risk of preterm birth and low birth weight. We studied the effect of nonsurgical periodontal treatment on preterm birth...
  41. ncbi Periodontal disease and preterm birth: results of a pilot intervention study
    Marjorie K Jeffcoat
    University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Dentistry, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Periodontol 74:1214-8. 2003
    ..The goal of this pilot trial was to determine the feasibility of conducting a trial to determine whether treatment of periodontitis reduces the risk of spontaneous preterm birth (SPTB)...
  42. ncbi Effects of periodontal therapy during pregnancy on periodontal status, biologic parameters, and pregnancy outcomes: a pilot study
    Steven Offenbacher
    Department of Periodontology, Center for Oral and Systemic Diseases, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7455, USA
    J Periodontol 77:2011-24. 2006
    ..Few studies have examined the potential effects of periodontal treatment during pregnancy on pregnancy outcomes, periodontal status, and inflammatory biomarkers...
  43. ncbi Examining the safety of dental treatment in pregnant women
    Bryan S Michalowicz
    University of Minnesota School of Dentistry, 17 116 Moos Tower, 515 Delaware St S E, Minneapolis, Minn 55455, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 139:685-95. 2008
    ..This study compares safety outcomes from a trial in which pregnant women received scaling and root planing and other dental treatments...
  44. ncbi Effect of periodontal therapy on pregnancy outcome in women affected by periodontitis
    Fouzia Tarannum
    Department of Periodontics, M R Ambedkar Dental College and Hospital, Bangalore, Karnataka, India
    J Periodontol 78:2095-103. 2007
    ..This study determined the effect of non-surgical periodontal therapy on pregnancy outcome...
  45. ncbi Periodontopathic microorganisms in peripheric blood after scaling and root planing
    Gloria Inés Lafaurie
    Instituto UIBO Unidad de Investigación Básica Oral, Universidad El Bosque, Bogota, Colombia
    J Clin Periodontol 34:873-9. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the frequency of periodontopathic and other subgingival anaerobic and facultative bacteria in the bloodstream following scaling and root planing (SRP)...
  46. ncbi Treatment of periodontal disease by photodisinfection compared to scaling and root planing
    Roger Andersen
    Ondine Research Laboratories, Inc, Redmond, WA, USA
    J Clin Dent 18:34-8. 2007
    ..The aim of the present study was to compare the effectiveness of a photodisinfection process to that of scaling and root planing (SRP) for non-surgical periodontal treatment...
  47. ncbi Initial outcome and long-term effect of surgical and non-surgical treatment of advanced periodontal disease
    G Serino
    Department of Periodontology, Faculty of Odontology, , Sweden
    J Clin Periodontol 28:910-6. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: In subjects with advanced periodontal disease, surgical therapy provides better short and long-term periodontal pocket reduction and may lead to fewer subjects requiring additional adjunctive therapy...
  48. doi Benefits of periodontal therapy when preterm birth threatens
    M Radnai
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Szeged, Szeged, Tisza, Hungary
    J Dent Res 88:280-4. 2009
    ..015). Periodontal treatment completed before the 35th week appeared to have a beneficial effect on birth weight and time of delivery...
  49. ncbi Effects of periodontal treatment phase I on birth term and birth weight
    S Sadatmansouri
    Department of Periodontics, Islamic Azad University, Dental Branch, Iran
    J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent 24:23-6. 2006
    ..05). Periodontal therapy, phase I, results in a reduction in PLBW incidence rate. Therefore, the application of such a simple method among periodontally diseased pregnant women is recommended...
  50. ncbi Propolis extract as an adjuvant to periodontal treatment
    Elaine Cristina Escobar Gebaraa
    Department of Microbiology, Institute of Biomedical Sciences, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Oral Health Prev Dent 1:29-35. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of subgingival irrigation with propolis extract by clinical and microbiological parameters...
  51. ncbi Prognostic factors in the treatment of generalized aggressive periodontitis: I. Clinical features and initial outcome
    Francis J Hughes
    Collaborative Group in Risk Factors for Periodontal Disease, Institute of Dentistry, Queen Mary s School of Medicine, London, UK
    J Clin Periodontol 33:663-70. 2006
    ..The aims of this study were to investigate prognostic factors for initial response to non-surgical periodontal treatment for generalized aggressive periodontitis...
  52. ncbi Clinical outcomes of quadrant root planing versus full-mouth root planing
    P M Jervøe-Storm
    Department of Periodontology, Operative and Preventive Dentistry, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany
    J Clin Periodontol 33:209-15. 2006
    ..To determine the clinical effects of full mouth compared with quadrant wise scaling and root planing...
  53. ncbi Longitudinal clinical evaluation of adjunct minocycline in the treatment of chronic periodontitis
    Jose Roberto Cortelli
    Periodontics Research and Graduate Studies Division, Department of Dentistry, University of Taubate, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Periodontol 77:161-6. 2006
    ....
  54. ncbi In vitro, clinical, and microbiological evaluation of a linear oscillating device for scaling and root planing
    Stefan Rupf
    Department of Conservative Dentistry and Periodontology, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    J Periodontol 76:1942-9. 2005
    ..A comparison was made between conventional ultrasonic scaling (US) and hand scaling (HS) with and without chlorhexidine...
  55. ncbi Effectiveness of adjunctive low-dose doxycycline therapy on clinical parameters and gingival crevicular fluid laminin-5 gamma2 chain levels in chronic periodontitis
    Gulnur Emingil
    Ege University, School of Dentistry, Department of Periodontology, Izmir, Turkey
    J Periodontol 75:1387-96. 2004
    ....
  56. ncbi Effects of Er:YAG laser compared to ultrasonic scaler in periodontal treatment: a 2-year follow-up split-mouth clinical study
    Roberto Crespi
    Department of Dentistry, Vita Salute University, San Raffaele Hospital, Milan, Italy
    J Periodontol 78:1195-200. 2007
    ..The aim of this clinical study was to compare the results of non-surgical treatment of periodontal disease with an erbium-doped:yttrium, aluminum, and garnet (Er:YAG) laser to root debridement with an ultrasonic scaler...
  57. ncbi Tetracycline gel as an adjunct to surgical root debridement
    Antonio Wilson Sallum
    Division of Prosthodontics and Periodontics, School of Dentistry at Piracicaba, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Am J Dent 21:168-70. 2008
    ..To evaluate the influence of tetracycline gel, brushed on tooth surfaces, on periodontal clinical parameters following root debridement...
  58. ncbi Controlled-delivery chlorhexidine chip versus amoxicillin/metronidazole as adjunctive antimicrobial therapy for generalized aggressive periodontitis: a randomized controlled clinical trial
    Dogan Kaner
    Institute for Periodontology and Synoptic Dentistry, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    J Clin Periodontol 34:880-91. 2007
    ..Generalized aggressive periodontitis (GAP) is commonly treated with SRP and adjunctive antimicrobial medication. To date, the efficacy of CHX chips in GAP therapy has not been evaluated...
  59. doi Microbial complexes in supragingival plaque
    A D Haffajee
    Department of Periodontology, The Forsyth Institute, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Oral Microbiol Immunol 23:196-205. 2008
    ..To examine microbial communities in supragingival biofilm samples...
  60. ncbi Periodontal healing after non-surgical therapy with a new ultrasonic device: a randomized controlled clinical trial
    M Christgau
    Department of Operative Dentistry and Periodontology, University of Regensburg, Germany
    J Clin Periodontol 34:137-47. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the clinical and microbiological healing outcomes following non-surgical periodontal therapy using the new Vector ultrasonic system versus scaling and root planing (S/RP) with Gracey curettes...
  61. ncbi A bivariate multi-level model, which avoids mathematical coupling in the study of change and initial periodontal attachment level after therapy
    Hans Peter Müller
    Faculty of Dentistry, Kuwait University, Safat, Kuwait
    Clin Oral Investig 11:307-10. 2007
    ..The present communication provides an easy strategy for the avoidance of mathematical coupling in the study between change and initial value by employing a bivariate multi-level model...
  62. ncbi Systemic administration of doxycycline versus metronidazole plus amoxicillin in the treatment of localized aggressive periodontitis: a clinical and microbiologic study
    Hakan Akincibay
    Department of Periodontology, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Quintessence Int 39:e33-9. 2008
    ....
  63. ncbi Combining host modulation and topical antimicrobial therapy in the management of moderate to severe periodontitis: a randomized multicenter trial
    M John Novak
    Center for Oral Health Research, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40536 0305, USA
    J Periodontol 79:33-41. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate a combination therapy involving SRP, HMT, and TAT in the treatment of moderate to severe CP...
  64. ncbi Gingival crevicular fluid osteopontin levels in periodontal health and disease
    C G Dileep Sharma
    Department of Periodontics, KGF College of Dental Sciences and Hospital, KGF, Karnataka, India
    J Periodontol 77:1674-80. 2006
    ....
  65. ncbi Periodontal healing after non-surgical therapy with a modified sonic scaler: a controlled clinical trial
    M Christgau
    Department of Operative Dentistry and Periodontology, University of Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany
    J Clin Periodontol 33:749-58. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the clinical and microbiological healing outcomes following non-surgical periodontal therapy using a modified sonic scaler system versus scaling and root planing (S/RP) with hand instruments...
  66. ncbi Effects of metronidazole plus amoxicillin as the only therapy on the microbiological and clinical parameters of untreated chronic periodontitis
    Nestor J Lopez
    Department of Conservative Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
    J Clin Periodontol 33:648-60. 2006
    ..To determine the effect of metronidazole plus amoxicillin (M+A) as the sole therapy, on the subgingival microbiota of chronic periodontitis...
  67. ncbi Clinical and laboratory evaluations of non-surgical periodontal treatment in subjects with diabetes mellitus
    Gabriela Alessandra da Cruz
    Department of Prosthodontics and Periodontics, Division of Periodontics, Piracicaba Dental School, State University of Campinas, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    J Periodontol 79:1150-7. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the clinical and laboratory changes 3 months after full-mouth scaling and root planing in subjects with and without diabetes mellitus...
  68. ncbi Short-term clinical and immunologic effects of scaling and root planing with Er:YAG laser in chronic periodontitis
    Beatriz M V Lopes
    Department of Periodontology, Araraquara Dental School, Sao Paulo State University, Araraquara, SP, Brazil
    J Periodontol 79:1158-67. 2008
    ..This study compared Er:YAG laser irradiation (100 mJ/pulse, 10 Hz, 12.9 J/cm(2)) with or without conventional scaling and root planing (SRP) to SRP only for the treatment of periodontal pockets affected with chronic periodontitis...
  69. ncbi Gingival crevicular fluid alkaline phosphatase activity reflects periodontal healing/recurrent inflammation phases in chronic periodontitis patients
    Giuseppe Perinetti
    Department of Oral Sciences, University G D Annunzio, Chieti, Italy
    J Periodontol 79:1200-7. 2008
    ..Thus, the present study aimed to improve our understanding of how the healing of chronic periodontitis following scaling and root planing (SRP) affects GCF ALP activity after 15 and 60 days...
  70. ncbi Azithromycin as an adjunctive treatment of aggressive periodontitis: 12-months randomized clinical trial
    Alex N Haas
    Department of Periodontology, Faculty of Dentistry, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    J Clin Periodontol 35:696-704. 2008
    ..To assess the effect of systemic azithromycin as a supplement to scaling and root planing (SRP) in the treatment of aggressive periodontitis (AgP)...
  71. ncbi Benefit of "one-stage full-mouth disinfection" is explained by disinfection and root planing within 24 hours: a randomized controlled trial
    Marc Quirynen
    Department of Periodontology, Faculty of Medicine, Catholic University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    J Clin Periodontol 33:639-47. 2006
    ..This parallel, single blind RCT study aimed to compare several full-mouth treatment strategies with each other...
  72. ncbi Full-mouth ultrasonic debridement and risk of disease recurrence: a 1-year follow-up
    Cristiano Tomasi
    Department of Periodontology, Institute of Odontology, The Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Clin Periodontol 33:626-31. 2006
    ....
  73. ncbi Periodontal therapy reduces arginase activity in saliva of patients with chronic periodontitis
    L W Gheren
    Dental Research, Department of Dentistry, University of Taubate, Taubate, SP, Brazil
    Clin Oral Investig 12:67-72. 2008
    ..It was suggested that in the near future, SAA may be used as a salivary marker of periodontal status...
  74. ncbi Relationship of changes in interleukin-8 levels and granulocyte elastase activity in gingival crevicular fluid to subgingival periodontopathogens following non-surgical periodontal therapy in subjects with chronic periodontitis
    L J Jin
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    J Clin Periodontol 29:604-14. 2002
    ....
  75. ncbi Clinical outcome observed in subjects with recurrent periodontal disease following local treatment with 25% metronidazole gel
    H Jansson
    Department of Periodontology, Center for Oral Health Sciences, Malmo University, Malmo, Sweden
    J Periodontol 74:372-7. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the clinical outcome in patients with recurrent periodontal disease following treatment with 25% metronidazole gel...
  76. ncbi The use of tetracycline fibres in the treatment of generalised aggressive periodontitis: clinical and microbiological findings
    D Sakellari
    Department of Preventive Dentistry, Periodontology and Implant Biology, Dental School, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
    J Int Acad Periodontol 5:52-60. 2003
    ..In conclusion, the clinical and microbiological data of the present study suggest that the adjunctive use of TCF improves the clinical response of scaling and root planing in aggressive periodontitis patients...
  77. ncbi Gingival crevicular fluid matrix metalloproteinase-8 levels following adjunctive use of meloxicam and initial phase of periodontal therapy
    Nurcan Buduneli
    Department of Periodontology, Faculty of Dentistry, Ege University, Izmir, Turkey
    J Periodontol 73:103-9. 2002
    ....
  78. ncbi Supragingival and subgingival microbiota of adult patients with Down's syndrome. Changes after periodontal treatment
    D Sakellari
    Department of Preventive Dentistry, Periodontology and Implant Biology, Dental School, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, 54006, Greece
    Oral Microbiol Immunol 16:376-82. 2001
    ..Inadequate oral hygiene as performed by these patients probably affected supragingival, and consequently subgingival, plaque composition...
  79. ncbi Clinical responses to mechanical periodontal treatment in Chinese chronic periodontitis patients with and without Actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans
    Kenny S K Tong
    Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, People s Republic of China
    J Periodontol 74:1582-8. 2003
    ..actinomycetemcomitans...
  80. ncbi Clinical effects of scaling and root planing in adults infected with Actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans
    Hans Peter Müller
    Faculty of Dentistry, Kuwait University, P O Box 24923, 13110 Safat, Kuwait
    Clin Oral Investig 8:63-9. 2004
    ..A direct comparison of the results obtained with both approaches of logistic regression may be helpful in the assessment of the influence of the magnitude of correlation of the data on the regression coefficients...
  81. ncbi Debridement and local application of tetracycline-loaded fibres in the management of persistent periodontitis: results after 12 months
    M Aimetti
    Department of Periodontology, University of Turin, Italy
    J Clin Periodontol 31:166-72. 2004
    ..The aim of our study was to evaluate the clinical, radiological and microbiological response to the local delivery of tetracycline (TE) of sites with persistent periodontal lesions...
  82. ncbi Comparative clinical responses related to the use of various periodontal instrumentation
    Patrick R Obeid
    Department of Periodontology, Catholic University of Louvain, Brussels, Belgium
    J Clin Periodontol 31:193-9. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate in vivo the effectiveness of scaling and root planing of a power-driven mechanism compared with hand instruments and ultrasonic insert alone with a split-mouth design after 3 and 6 months...
  83. ncbi Controlled local delivery of tetracycline with polymer strips in the treatment of periodontitis
    Lynn R Friesen
    Department of Periodontics, University of Missouri Kansas City, School of Dentistry, 64108, USA
    J Periodontol 73:13-9. 2002
    ....
  84. ncbi Clinical significance of non-surgical periodontal therapy: an evidence-based perspective of scaling and root planing
    Charles M Cobb
    Department of Periodontics, School of Dentistry, University of Missouri, Kansas City, MO 64108, USA
    J Clin Periodontol 29:6-16. 2002
    ..Lastly, an abbreviated discussion is presented on a relatively new paradigm of complete mouth 'disinfection' in a compressed time-frame that includes SRP as a significant component of the treatment regimen...
  85. ncbi Effects of selective cyclooxygenase-2 inhibition on gingival tissue levels of prostaglandin E2 and prostaglandin F2alpha and clinical parameters of chronic periodontitis
    Saynur Vardar
    Department of Periodontology, School of Dentistry, Ege University, Izmir, Turkey
    J Periodontol 74:57-63. 2003
    ....
  86. ncbi Amplified crevicular leukocyte activity in aggressive periodontal disease
    R Buchmann
    Department of Periodontology and Oral Biology, Goldman School of Dental Medicine, Boston University, Boston, MA, USA
    J Dent Res 81:716-21. 2002
    ..Analysis of the data further suggests that surgical therapy is a more predictable method for removal of the pro-inflammatory etiology...
  87. ncbi Effect of periodontal treatment on the activity of chitinase in whole saliva of periodontitis patients
    G J Van Steijn
    Department of Medical Chemistry, Faculty of Medicine, Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Periodontal Res 37:245-9. 2002
    ..No correlations were found between the above clinical parameters and the decrease in beta-N-acetylhexosaminidase activity...
  88. ncbi Controlling the plaque biofilm
    A D Haffajee
    Department of Periodontology, The Forsyth Institute, Boston MA, USA
    Int Dent J 53:191-9. 2003
    ..To examine the effect of supragingival plaque removal in conjunction with different periodontal therapies on subgingival plaque composition in different subject populations...
  89. ncbi The effect of alendronate sodium on alveolar bone loss in periodontitis (clinical trial)
    Una M El-Shinnawi
    Department of Oral Medicine and Periodontology, Faculty of Dentistry, Mansoura University, Mansoura, Egypt
    J Int Acad Periodontol 5:5-10. 2003
    ..Alendronate sodium had no effect on the clinical parameters and could play an important role as an adjunct to conventional periodontal therapy in management of periodontal diseases...
  90. ncbi The effects of EDTA gel conditioning exposure time on periodontitis-affected human root surfaces: surface topography and PDL cell adhesion
    Ahmed Y Gamal
    Faculty of Dental Medicine, Al Azhar University, Cairo, Egypt
    J Int Acad Periodontol 5:11-22. 2003
    ..In addition, to assess any correlations between root surface changes following EDTA gel conditioning and periodontal ligament fibroblast adhesion...
  91. ncbi Effects of phase I periodontal treatment on gingival crevicular fluid levels of matrix metalloproteinase-1 and tissue inhibitor of metalloproteinase-1
    Gülay Tüter
    Gazi University, Faculty of Dentistry, Department of Periodontology, Ankara, Turkey
    J Periodontol 73:487-93. 2002
    ..Levels of MMPs and TIMPs change during healing, inflammation, and normal tissue turnover. The aim of this study was to evaluate the effects of phase I periodontal treatment on gingival crevicular fluid (GCF) levels of MMP-1 and TIMP-1...
  92. ncbi Clinical evaluation of an Er:YAG laser combined with scaling and root planing for non-surgical periodontal treatment. A controlled, prospective clinical study
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University of Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Clin Periodontol 30:26-34. 2003
    ....
  93. ncbi Effects of smoking on clinical parameters and the gingival crevicular fluid levels of IL-6 and TNF-alpha in patients with chronic periodontitis
    Ebru Olgun Erdemir
    Department of Periodontology, School of Dentistry, Selcuk University, Konya, Turkey
    J Clin Periodontol 31:99-104. 2004
    ....
  94. ncbi Mutans streptococci in subgingival plaque of treated and untreated patients with periodontitis
    W A van der Reijden
    Sections of Clinical Periodontal Microbiology and Oral Microbiology, Department of Oral Biology, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Clin Periodontol 28:686-91. 2001
    ..005) and 2.51% in patients after scaling and root planing (p=0.041). CONCLUSIONS: The subgingival area is a microbial habitat for mutans streptococci that may be of importance in the development of root caries in periodontitis patients...
  95. ncbi Change in subgingival microbial profiles in adult periodontitis subjects receiving either systemically-administered amoxicillin or metronidazole
    M Feres
    Department of Periodontology, The Forsyth Institute, Boston MA, USA
    J Clin Periodontol 28:597-609. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: The data suggest that metronidazole and amoxicillin are useful in rapidly lowering counts of putative periodontal pathogens, but must be accompanied by other procedures to bring about periodontal stability...
  96. ncbi A 2-step non-surgical procedure and systemic antibiotics in the treatment of rapidly progressive periodontitis
    B Sigusch
    Department of Periodontology, Conservative Dentistry, Friedrich Schiller University of Jena, Germany
    J Periodontol 72:275-83. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: The present results show that metronidazole and clindamycin are effective antibiotics when used adjunctively in a 2-step nonsurgical procedure of scaling and root planing in RPP patients...
  97. ncbi Quadrant root planing versus same-day full-mouth root planing. II. Microbiological findings
    D A Apatzidou
    Periodontal and Oral Immunology Research Group, Glasgow Dental School, Glasgow, UK
    J Clin Periodontol 31:141-8. 2004
    ....
  98. ncbi The effect of systemic antibiotics in the treatment of patients with recurrent periodontitis
    G Serino
    Department of Periodontology, Institute of Odontology, , Sweden
    J Clin Periodontol 28:411-8. 2001
    ..It is suggested that removal of certain subgingival deposits, therefore, may require surgical intervention...
  99. ncbi Susceptibility of GTR-regenerated periodontal attachment to ligature-induced periodontitis
    Lambros Kostopoulos
    Department of Oral Maxillofacial Surgery, Royal Dental College, University of Aarhus, Denmark
    J Clin Periodontol 31:336-40. 2004
    ..This study aimed to compare the susceptibility of guided tissue regeneration (GTR)-regenerated periodontal attachment to ligature-induced periodontitis with that of the pristine periodontium...
  100. ncbi Effect of non-surgical periodontal treatment on clinical parameters and the numbers of Porphyromonas gingivalis, Prevotella intermedia and Actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans at adult periodontitis sites
    S Doungudomdacha
    Department of Oral Pathology, School of Clinical Dentistry, University of Sheffield, UK
    J Clin Periodontol 28:437-45. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: This study demonstrates the usefulness of Q-PCR for enumerating putative pathogens in clinical periodontal specimens and that the numbers of the three organisms in all sites decrease with non-surgical periodontal therapy...
  101. ncbi A comparative evaluation of the clinical effects of systemic and local doxycycline in the treatment of chronic periodontitis
    Ferda Alev Akalin
    Department of Periodontology, Faculty of Dentistry, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    J Oral Sci 46:25-35. 2004
    ..LD may be more preferable than SD as an adjunct to mechanical treatment since LD seems more effective than SD on PD reduction and does not have the side effects of SD...

Research Grants74

  1. MICROBIAL ASSOCIATIONS IN PERIODONTAL HEALTH AND DISEASE
    Anne Haffajee; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..These data will provide a basis for understanding microbial community structure, ecological relationships and define desired microbiological end-point of therapy. ..
  2. Identification of Uncultivated and Unrecognized Pathogens of Periodontitis
    Anne Haffajee; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The identification of such pathogens should, over time, lead to better diagnosis of disease, optimal treatment strategies for the individual patient, new therapeutic approaches and carefully targeted approaches to prevention. ..
  3. Oral Home Telecare for Tetraplegics
    Hon Yuen; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..After a baseline oral health assessment and a dental scaling and prophylaxis, an individualized program of oral hygiene training using PC- based, high-speed two-way real-..
  4. Oral Home Telecare for Tetraplegics
    Hon K Yuen; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..After a baseline oral health assessment and a dental scaling and prophylaxis, an individualized program of oral hygiene training using PC- based, high-speed two-way real-..
  5. Oral Home Telecare for Tetraplegics
    Hon K Yuen; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..After a baseline oral health assessment and a dental scaling and prophylaxis, an individualized program of oral hygiene training using PC- based, high-speed two-way real-..
  6. Effect of tool design on hand pain in dental practiioners
    David Rempel; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..tool handle design on hand and arm symptoms and function among 120 dental hygienists and dentists who perform dental scaling. Dentists and dental hygienists are at increased risk for the development of upper extremity musculoskeletal ..
  7. Effect of tool design on hand pain in dental practiioners
    David M Rempel; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..tool handle design on hand and arm symptoms and function among 120 dental hygienists and dentists who perform dental scaling. Dentists and dental hygienists are at increased risk for the development of upper extremity musculoskeletal ..
  8. Three Periodontal Therapies in Current & Non-Smokers
    Anne Haffajee; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The proposed investigation should provide a model to examine methods that could be useful in treating compromised patients whether compromised by harmful habits such as smoking, systemic disease, or genetic background. ..
  9. Identification of Uncultivated and Unrecognized Pathogens of Periodontitis
    Anne Haffajee; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The identification of such pathogens should, over time, lead to better diagnosis of disease, optimal treatment strategies for the individual patient, new therapeutic approaches and carefully targeted approaches to prevention. ..
  10. Three Periodontal Therapies in Current & Non-Smokers
    Anne Haffajee; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The proposed investigation should provide a model to examine methods that could be useful in treating compromised patients whether compromised by harmful habits such as smoking, systemic disease, or genetic background. ..
  11. MICROBIAL ASSOCIATIONS IN PERIODONTAL HEALTH AND DISEASE
    Anne Haffajee; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..These data will provide a basis for understanding microbial community structure, ecological relationships and define desired microbiological end-point of therapy. ..
  12. MICROBIAL ASSOCIATIONS IN PERIODONTAL HEALTH AND DISEASE
    Anne Haffajee; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..These data will provide a basis for understanding microbial community structure, ecological relationships and define desired microbiological end-point of therapy. ..
  13. Guided Pocket Recolonization (GPR) in Periodontitis
    Marc Quirynen; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Clinical data will be collected after 2, 4, 6, 8 and 12 weeks. The results should indicate the possible role for commensal organisms in periodontal disease and subgingival biofilm formation. ..
  14. Three Periodontal Therapies in Current & Non-Smokers
    Anne Haffajee; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The proposed investigation should provide a model to examine methods that could be useful in treating compromised patients whether compromised by harmful habits such as smoking, systemic disease, or genetic background. ..
  15. Three Periodontal Therapies in Current & Non-Smokers
    Anne Haffajee; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The proposed investigation should provide a model to examine methods that could be useful in treating compromised patients whether compromised by harmful habits such as smoking, systemic disease, or genetic background. ..
  16. Three Periodontal Therapies in Current & Non-Smokers
    Anne Haffajee; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The proposed investigation should provide a model to examine methods that could be useful in treating compromised patients whether compromised by harmful habits such as smoking, systemic disease, or genetic background. ..
  17. MICROBIAL ASSOCIATIONS IN PERIODONTAL HEALTH AND DISEASE
    Anne Haffajee; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..These data will provide a basis for understanding microbial community structure, ecological relationships and define desired microbiological end-point of therapy. ..
  18. MICROBIAL ASSOCIATIONS IN PERIODONTAL HEALTH AND DISEASE
    Anne Haffajee; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..These data will provide a basis for understanding microbial community structure, ecological relationships and define desired microbiological end-point of therapy. ..
  19. Identification of Uncultivated and Unrecognized Pathogens of Periodontitis
    Anne Haffajee; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The identification of such pathogens should, over time, lead to better diagnosis of disease, optimal treatment strategies for the individual patient, new therapeutic approaches and carefully targeted approaches to prevention. ..
  20. EFFECT OF ANTIBIOTICS ON ORAL BIOFILMS IN VIVO
    Anne Haffajee; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..abstract_text> ..
  21. Identification of Uncultivated and Unrecognized Pathogens of Periodontitis
    ANNE DENISE HAFFAJEE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The identification of such pathogens should, over time, lead to better diagnosis of disease, optimal treatment strategies for the individual patient, new therapeutic approaches and carefully targeted approaches to prevention. ..
  22. MICROBIAL ASSOCIATIONS IN PERIODONTAL HEALTH AND DISEASE
    Anne Haffajee; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..In addition the importance and biological basis of supragingival plaque control in the treatment and prevention of periodontal diseases and in maintaining stability of the periodontium will be determined. ..
  23. EFFECT OF ANTIBIOTICS ON ORAL BIOFILMS IN VIVO
    Anne Haffajee; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..abstract_text> ..
  24. MICROBIAL ASSOCIATIONS IN PERIODONTAL HEALTH AND DISEASE
    Anne Haffajee; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..In addition the importance and biological basis of supragingival plaque control in the treatment and prevention of periodontal diseases and in maintaining stability of the periodontium will be determined. ..
  25. EFFECT OF ANTIBIOTICS ON ORAL BIOFILMS IN VIVO
    Anne Haffajee; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..abstract_text> ..
  26. Enhancement of informed consent in dental clinical trial
    J Goodson; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  27. Rescue Therapy in Dental Clinical Trials
    J Goodson; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Controlling access to the individually identifiable health information would at the same time implement subject privacy as mandated by the Final Privacy Rule, the Common Rule and the FDA's human subjects regulations. ..
  28. ANTIBIOTIC RESISTANCE IN A SUBGINGIVAL BIOFILM MODEL
    Clay Walker; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..We believe the information derived from the experiments described will provide a better understanding of the subgingival flora and the effects that antibiotics may have on this flora. ..
  29. ANTIBIOTIC RESISTANCE IN A SUBGINGIVAL BIOFILM MODEL
    Clay Walker; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..We believe the information derived from the experiments described will provide a better understanding of the subgingival flora and the effects that antibiotics may have on this flora. ..
  30. ANTIBIOTIC RESISTANCE IN A SUBGINGIVAL BIOFILM MODEL
    Clay Walker; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..We believe the information derived from the experiments described will provide a better understanding of the subgingival flora and the effects that antibiotics may have on this flora. ..
  31. Aging: Effects on Infection, Inflammation and Disease
    Michael Novak; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The long-term implications are that diet control may be considered as an effective public healthcare measure for improving the oral and general health and welfare of the population as a whole. ..
  32. ANTIBIOTIC RESISTANCE IN A SUBGINGIVAL BIOFILM MODEL
    Clay Walker; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..We believe the information derived from the experiments described will provide a better understanding of the subgingival flora and the effects that antibiotics may have on this flora. ..
  33. ALTERNATIVE THERAPIES FOR MENOPAUSE: A RANDOMIZED TRIAL
    Katherine Newton; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  34. MSI FLASH: An RCT of Yoga and Ultra Low-Dose Estrogen Gel for Vasomotor Symptoms
    Katherine Newton; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  35. HRT Decision Making in the Post-WHI Era
    Katherine Newton; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This study will provide key information about HRT decision making, and experiences with HRT discontinuation, in an era of increased scientific clarity about HRT's risks and benefits. ..
  36. Two-way Interrelationships: Periodontal Disease, Diabetes and its Complications
    George Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Many have a lot of suffering and high health care costs, as well as time lost from work. This study will help determine if it is important to consider gum disease as a condition that makes diabetes worse. ..
  37. Epithelial Cell TLRs in Disease Susceptibility
    Denis Kinane; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Characterization of response differences and determination of related SNPs may lead to new therapeutics or diagnostics in a range of infectious and inflammatory diseases. ..
  38. Gene Expression in Chronic and Aggressive Periodontitis
    Panos Papapanou; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Ultimately, a pathobiology-based classification of periodontitis will facilitate correct diagnosis and targeted, efficient therapeutic prevention and intervention strategies. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  39. Oral Health Research Training
    MICHAEL REDDY; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Where clinical training is interdigitated with the program, the clinical program director reports on the clinical progress to Dr. Jeffcoat. Program structure will also include internal and external advisory committees. ..
  40. Oral Health-Related Quality of Life in children and their Families
    Judith Jones; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..preparation of manuscripts and their publication in peer-reviewed journals; and 5. preparations of posters and slide presentations to present to national, regional and local scientific meetings. ..
  41. Clinical Research Training in Oral Diseases for Future *
    James Beck; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  42. Epithelial Cell TLRs in Disease Susceptibility
    Denis Kinane; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Characterization of response differences and determination of related SNPs may lead to new therapeutics or diagnostics in a range of infectious and inflammatory diseases. ..
  43. Clinical Research Training in Oral Diseases for Future *
    James Beck; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  44. UAB Oral Health Research Curriculum Innovation
    MICHAEL REDDY; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  45. Neutrophils and Periodontitis in Diabetes
    Thomas Van Dyke; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..These studies have the potential of leading to better methods of treating periodontal disease and perhaps other complications of diabetes. ..
  46. Oral Health-Related Quality of Life in children and their Families
    Judith Jones; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..preparation of manuscripts and their publication in peer-reviewed journals; and 5. preparations of posters and slide presentations to present to national, regional and local scientific meetings. ..
  47. Neutrophils and Periodontitis in Diabetes
    Thomas Van Dyke; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..These studies have the potential of leading to better methods of treating periodontal disease and perhaps other complications of diabetes. ..
  48. Childhood Obesity Prevention: A Model for School-Based Dental Programs
    Mary Tavares; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  49. Neutrophils and Periodontitis in Diabetes
    Thomas Van Dyke; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..These studies have the potential of leading to better methods of treating periodontal disease and perhaps other complications of diabetes. ..
  50. Periodontal Inflammation in Type 1 Diabetes
    Thomas Van Dyke; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  51. TREATING PERIODONTAL INFECTION: GLYCEMIC CONTROL
    George Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..abstract_text> ..
  52. SYSTEMIC EFFECTS OF PERIODONTITIS
    James Beck; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..abstract_text> ..
  53. SYSTEMIC EFFECTS OF PERIODONTITIS
    James Beck; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..abstract_text> ..
  54. DENTAL ATHEROSCLEROSIS RISK IN COMMUNITIES
    James Beck; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ....
  55. North Carolina Needs Assessment for Oral Cancer Control
    Lauren Patton; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  56. Dendritic Cells in Periodontal Health and Disease
    Richard Oringer; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  57. Neutrophils and Periodontitis in Diabetes
    Thomas Van Dyke; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..These studies have the potential of leading to better methods of treating periodontal disease and perhaps other complications of diabetes. ..
  58. Gene Expression in Chronic and Aggressive Periodontitis
    Panos Papapanou; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Ultimately, a pathobiology-based classification of periodontitis will facilitate correct diagnosis and targeted, efficient therapeutic prevention and intervention strategies. ..
  59. Diabetes Associations with Caries and Tooth Loss
    George Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Results may also impact on existing clinical practice protocols, and promote new public policy in matters related to diabetes. ..
  60. International Conference on Tobacco Induced Diseases
    Denis Kinane; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Molecular biology of cancer/xenobiotics gene polymorphisms; 16. Cessation Techniques; 17. Harm Reduction; 18. Addiction therapy; 19. Rates of success; 20. Swedish snuff is healthier than tobacco smoking? Poster Session ..
  61. Conference: Elders' Oral Health Summit
    Judith Jones; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  62. SYSTEMIC EFFECTS OF PERIODONTITIS
    James Beck; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  63. DENTAL ATHEROSCLEROSIS RISK IN COMMUNITIES
    James Beck; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ....
  64. PATIENT ORIENTED RESEARCH--ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL SURGER
    THOMAS DODSON; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This award leverages the PI's skills and talents by providing protected time to mentor additional trainees and to conduct high quality patient-oriented research. ..
  65. Child Obesity Intervention:Feasibility in Dental Setting
    Mary Tavares; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Recommendations and referrals (for those with BMI in the 85%ile or higher) will be individualized for each participant. ..