root planing

Summary

Summary: A procedure for smoothing of the roughened root surface or cementum of a tooth after subgingival curettage or scaling, as part of periodontal therapy.

Top Publications

  1. 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
  2. ncbi Periodontitis-associated up-regulation of systemic inflammatory mediator level may increase the risk of coronary heart disease
    T Nakajima
    Laboratory of Periodontology and Immunology, Department of Oral Health and Welfare, Niigata University Faculty of Dentistry, Niigata, Japan
    J Periodontal Res 45:116-22. 2010
  3. ncbi Effects of scaling and root planing and subantimicrobial dose doxycycline on gingival crevicular fluid levels of matrix metalloproteinase-8, -13 and serum levels of HsCRP in patients with chronic periodontitis
    Gülay Tüter
    Department of Periodontology, Faculty of Dentistry, Gazi University, Ankara, Turkey
    J Periodontol 81:1132-9. 2010
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. ncbi Effect of subantimicrobial dose doxycycline as an effective adjunct to scaling and root planing
    Ji Young Lee
    Department of Periodontology, College of Dentistry, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea
    J Periodontol 75:1500-8. 2004
  7. ncbi Effectiveness of systemic amoxicillin/metronidazole as an adjunctive therapy to full-mouth scaling and root planing in the treatment of aggressive periodontitis: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Fabrizio Sgolastra
    Department of Health Sciences, School of Dentistry, University of L Aquila, San Salvatore 1, L Aquila, Italy
    J Periodontol 83:731-43. 2012
  8. ncbi Beneficial effects of periodontal treatment on metabolic control of hypercholesterolemia
    S Gul Oz
    Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    South Med J 100:686-91. 2007
  9. ncbi Intrapocket anesthesia for scaling and root planing: results of a double-blind multicenter trial using lidocaine prilocaine dental gel
    M K Jeffcoat
    Department of Periodontology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, School of Dentistry, 35294 0007, USA
    J Periodontol 72:895-900. 2001
  10. ncbi Subgingival chlorhexidine varnish administration as an adjunct to same-day full-mouth root planing. II. Microbiological observations
    Jan Cosyn
    Department of Periodontology, School of Dental Medicine, Free University of Brussels, Brussels, Belgium
    J Periodontol 78:438-45. 2007

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  1. 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
    ..Even today, scaling and root planing (SRP) remains an essential part of successful periodontal therapy...
  2. ncbi Periodontitis-associated up-regulation of systemic inflammatory mediator level may increase the risk of coronary heart disease
    T Nakajima
    Laboratory of Periodontology and Immunology, Department of Oral Health and Welfare, Niigata University Faculty of Dentistry, Niigata, Japan
    J Periodontal Res 45:116-22. 2010
    ....
  3. ncbi Effects of scaling and root planing and subantimicrobial dose doxycycline on gingival crevicular fluid levels of matrix metalloproteinase-8, -13 and serum levels of HsCRP in patients with chronic periodontitis
    Gülay Tüter
    Department of Periodontology, Faculty of Dentistry, Gazi University, Ankara, Turkey
    J Periodontol 81:1132-9. 2010
    This study evaluates the efficacy of subantimicrobial dose doxycycline (SDD) in conjunction with scaling and root planing (SRP) on gingival crevicular fluid (GCF) levels of matrix metalloproteinase (MMP)-8 and -13 and on serum levels of ..
  4. 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...
  5. 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.
  6. ncbi Effect of subantimicrobial dose doxycycline as an effective adjunct to scaling and root planing
    Ji Young Lee
    Department of Periodontology, College of Dentistry, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea
    J Periodontol 75:1500-8. 2004
    This study evaluated the efficacy and safety of a subantimicrobial dose of doxycycline (SDD) in conjunction with scaling and root planing (SRP).
  7. ncbi Effectiveness of systemic amoxicillin/metronidazole as an adjunctive therapy to full-mouth scaling and root planing in the treatment of aggressive periodontitis: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Fabrizio Sgolastra
    Department of Health Sciences, School of Dentistry, University of L Aquila, San Salvatore 1, L Aquila, Italy
    J Periodontol 83:731-43. 2012
    ..use of combined amoxicillin and metronidazole (AMX/MET) as an adjunctive treatment to full-mouth scaling and root planing (FMSRP) has been proposed for the treatment of generalized aggressive periodontitis; however, its effectiveness ..
  8. ncbi Beneficial effects of periodontal treatment on metabolic control of hypercholesterolemia
    S Gul Oz
    Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    South Med J 100:686-91. 2007
    ..The authors aimed to evaluate whether local periodontal therapy may influence plasma lipid levels in patients with periodontitis...
  9. ncbi Intrapocket anesthesia for scaling and root planing: results of a double-blind multicenter trial using lidocaine prilocaine dental gel
    M K Jeffcoat
    Department of Periodontology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, School of Dentistry, 35294 0007, USA
    J Periodontol 72:895-900. 2001
    ..The efficacy of a novel anesthetic gel (lidocaine 25 mg/g plus prilocaine 25 mg/g in thermosetting agents) for non-invasive periodontal pocket anesthesia was evaluated...
  10. ncbi Subgingival chlorhexidine varnish administration as an adjunct to same-day full-mouth root planing. II. Microbiological observations
    Jan Cosyn
    Department of Periodontology, School of Dental Medicine, Free University of Brussels, Brussels, Belgium
    J Periodontol 78:438-45. 2007
    ..of a highly concentrated chlorhexidine (CHX) varnish, when applied subgingivally as an adjunct to scaling and root planing, was described...
  11. 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
    ..that an entire mouth disinfection with the use of antiseptics has been confused with a full-mouth scaling and root planing. This parallel, single blind RCT study aimed to compare several full-mouth treatment strategies with each other.
  12. ncbi The anesthetic onset and duration of a new lidocaine/prilocaine gel intra-pocket anesthetic (Oraqix) for periodontal scaling/root planing
    J Friskopp
    Department of Periodontology, Public Dental Services, Kista, Sweden
    J Clin Periodontol 28:453-8. 2001
    ..AstraZeneca) in a reversible thermosetting system, has been developed to provide local anesthesia for scaling/root planing (SRP)...
  13. ncbi Patient evaluation of a novel non-injectable anesthetic gel: a multicenter crossover study comparing the gel to infiltration anesthesia during scaling and root planing
    Daniel Van Steenberghe
    Department of Periodontology, Catholic University Leuven KUL, Leuven, Belgium
    J Periodontol 75:1471-8. 2004
    ..a novel non-injection anesthetic product (a gel, containing lidocaine 25 mg/g plus prilocaine 25 mg/g and thermosetting agents) versus injection anesthesia (lidocaine 2% adrenaline) in conjunction with scaling and/or root planing (SRP).
  14. ncbi Amoxicillin and metronidazole as an adjunct to full-mouth scaling and root planing of chronic periodontitis
    Norbert Cionca
    Department of Periodontology, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Periodontol 80:364-71. 2009
    It has been suggested that scaling and root planing of all pockets within a few hours and chlorhexidine treatments (full-mouth disinfection) may reduce the need for supplementary therapies...
  15. ncbi Effects of irrigation with an antiseptic and oral administration of azithromycin on bacteremia caused by scaling and root planing
    Toshiya Morozumi
    Division of Periodontology, Department of Oral Biological Science, Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Niigata University, Niigata, Japan
    J Periodontol 81:1555-63. 2010
    ..The purpose of the present study is to investigate the effects of irrigation with an essential oil-containing antiseptic (EO) and oral administration of azithromycin (AZM) on bacteremia caused by scaling and root planing (SRP).
  16. ncbi Amoxicillin/metronidazole or scaling and root planing in the treatment of chronic periodontitis
    Alejandra Bono
    Department of Oral Pathology, Faculty of Dentistry, National University of Cordoba, Argentina
    Acta Odontol Latinoam 23:196-203. 2010
    ..the present study was to evaluate the treatment with amoxicillin or metronidazole in comparison to scaling and root planing in the treatment of chronic periodontitis...
  17. ncbi Intrapocket anesthesia for scaling and root planing in pain-sensitive patients
    Ingvar Magnusson
    Department of Oral Biology, College of Dentistry, Periodontal Disease Research Center, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    J Periodontol 74:597-602. 2003
    ..The present multicenter, double-blind, randomized study evaluated the anesthetic effect of this gel in pain-sensitive patients by using a visual analog scale (VAS) and a verbal rating scale (VRS)...
  18. ncbi A preliminary study of intra-pocket topical versus injected anaesthetic for scaling and root planing
    Jill L Stoltenberg
    Department of Primary Dental Care, School of Dentistry, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Clin Periodontol 34:892-6. 2007
    Compare the efficacy of topical benzocaine gel to injected lidocaine during scaling and root planing.
  19. ncbi One-year clinical results of Er,Cr:YSGG laser application in addition to scaling and root planing in patients with early to moderate periodontitis
    Solveiga Kelbauskiene
    Clinic of Dental and Oral Pathology, Faculty of Odontology, Kaunas University of Medicine, Eiveniu 2, Kaunas, Lithuania
    Lasers Med Sci 26:445-52. 2011
    ..each participant, two treatment types were alternatively applied on the contralateral quadrants: scaling and root planing (SRP) as control, and SRP followed by Er,Cr:YSGG laser application (SRP+laser), as a test method...
  20. ncbi Scaling and root planing and chlorhexidine mouthrinses in the treatment of chronic periodontitis: a randomized, placebo-controlled clinical trial
    Marcelo Faveri
    Department of Periodontology, Dental Research Division, Guarulhos University, Guarulhos, SP, Brazil
    J Clin Periodontol 33:819-28. 2006
    OBJECTIVE: Evaluation of the clinical and microbiological effects of scaling and root planing (SRP) alone or in combination with 0.12% chlorhexidine (CHX) rinsing...
  21. ncbi Evaluation of the effect of the GaAlAs laser on subgingival scaling and root planing
    Ingrid W J Ribeiro
    Department of Periodontics, Hospital for Rehabilitation of Craniofacial Anomalies, University of Sao Paulo, Bauru, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Photomed Laser Surg 26:387-91. 2008
    To evaluate the auxiliary effect of the low-intensity laser in subgingival scaling and root planing by analysis of its clinical aspects, as well as its analgesic potential during the procedure.
  22. ncbi Serum levels of cytokines in subjects with generalized chronic and aggressive periodontitis before and after non-surgical periodontal therapy: a pilot study
    Poliana Mendes Duarte
    Dental Research Division, Department of Periodontics, Guarulhos University, Guarulhos, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Periodontol 81:1056-63. 2010
    ....
  23. ncbi Periodontal infections cause changes in traditional and novel cardiovascular risk factors: results from a randomized controlled clinical trial
    Francesco D'Aiuto
    Department of Periodontology, Eastman Clinical Investigation Centre, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Am Heart J 151:977-84. 2006
    ..However, the issue remains poorly investigated. We aimed to estimate the effect of periodontal therapy on traditional and novel cardiovascular risk factors in systemically healthy individuals who have periodontitis...
  24. 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...
  25. ncbi A comparison of root surface instrumentation using two piezoelectric ultrasonic scalers and a hand scaler in vivo
    H Kawashima
    Department of Periodontology, Nihon University School of Dentistry, Tokyo, Japan
    J Periodontal Res 42:90-5. 2007
    This study compared the effectiveness of two piezoelectric ultrasonic scalers and a hand scaler for subgingival scaling and root planing in vivo.
  26. 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...
  27. ncbi Pulpal and periodontal temperature rise during KTP laser use as a root planing complement in vitro
    S Nammour
    Department of Dental Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Liege, Liege, Belgium
    Photomed Laser Surg 23:10-4. 2005
    The purpose of this study was to define the optimal irradiation conditions of a KTP laser during root planing treatment.
  28. ncbi Effects of a new ultrasonic scaler on fibroblast attachment to root surfaces: a scanning electron microscopy analysis
    Mamoru Kishida
    Nihon University Graduate School of Dentistry Department of Periodontology, Division of Advanced Dental Research Center, Nihon University School of Dentistry, Tokyo, Japan
    J Periodontal Res 39:111-9. 2004
    A study was conducted to examine the effectiveness of scaling and root planing using a new ultrasonic scaler (Vector).
  29. 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...
  30. ncbi Effect of a 3% potassium oxalate topical application on dentinal hypersensitivity after subgingival scaling and root planing
    Flávio L Pillon
    Department of Periodontology, Brazilian Lutheran University, Canoas, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
    J Periodontol 75:1461-4. 2004
    The present study aimed to verify the effect of a single application of 3% potassium oxalate gel compared to a placebo gel immediately after subgingival scaling and root planing (SRP) on dentinal hypersensitivity (DH).
  31. 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.
  32. 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
    ..levels in the gingival crevicular fluid (GCF) of patients with aggressive periodontitis, after treatment with photodynamic therapy (PDT) or scaling and root planing (SRP), in a split-mouth design on -7, 0, +1, +7, +30, and +90 days.
  33. 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
    ..The first step included scaling, root planing, and polishing (SRP) in each quadrant using 4 to 5 visits...
  34. 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.
  35. ncbi Microbiologic testing and outcomes of full-mouth scaling and root planing with or without amoxicillin/metronidazole in chronic periodontitis
    Norbert Cionca
    Department of Periodontology, School of Dental Medicine, University of Geneva, Rue Barthelemy Menn 19, CH 1205 Geneva, Switzerland
    J Periodontol 81:15-23. 2010
    ..microbiologic testing before therapy was of value in predicting which patients would specifically benefit from adjunctive amoxicillin and metronidazole, given in the context of full-mouth scaling and root planing (SRP) within 48 hours.
  36. ncbi Periodontal treatment with an Er: YAG laser compared to scaling and root planing. A controlled clinical study
    F Schwarz
    Department of Periodontology and Conservative Dentistry, University of the Saarland, Homburg, Germany
    J Periodontol 72:361-7. 2001
    The aim of the present study was to compare the effectiveness of an Er:YAG laser to that of scaling and root planing for non-surgical periodontal treatment.
  37. ncbi A systematic review on the effects of the chlorhexidine chip when used as an adjunct to scaling and root planing in the treatment of chronic periodontitis
    Jan Cosyn
    Department of Periodontology, School of Dental Medicine, Free University of Brussels VUB, Brussels, Belgium
    J Periodontol 77:257-64. 2006
    ..Several local antimicrobial agents, such as a bioabsorbable chlorhexidine chip, have been developed to enhance the outcome of non-surgical periodontal therapy...
  38. ncbi Evaluation of the effect of subgingival placement of chlorhexidine chips as an adjunct to scaling and root planing
    Juliana Carvalho
    Department of Periodontics, School of Dentistry, Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, CA, USA
    J Periodontol 78:997-1001. 2007
    The purpose of this 9-month study was to compare the effect of scaling and root planing alone (control) to that of scaling and root planing plus application of chlorhexidine chips (test).
  39. ncbi In vivo and in vitro effects of an Er:YAG laser, a GaAlAs diode laser, and scaling and root planing on periodontally diseased root surfaces: a comparative histologic study
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, 40225 Dusseldorf, Germany
    Lasers Surg Med 32:359-66. 2003
    ..and in vitro effects of an erbium: yttrium, aluminum, and garnet (Er:YAG) laser (ERL), combined with a fluorescent calculus detection system, a diode laser (DL) and scaling and root planing (SRP) on periodontally diseased root surfaces.
  40. 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
    ..of the present controlled clinical trial was to compare the treatment of advanced periodontal disease with a combination of an Er:YAG laser (KEY II, KaVo, Germany) and scaling and root planing with hand instruments (SRP) to laser alone.
  41. ncbi Effects of full-mouth scaling and root planing in conjunction with systemically administered azithromycin
    Kazuhiro Gomi
    Department of Periodontics and Endodontics, Tsurumi University, School of Dental Medicine, Yokohama, Japan
    J Periodontol 78:422-9. 2007
    One-stage full-mouth disinfection (FMD), in which full-mouth scaling and root planing (SRP) is performed with adjunctive use of chlorhexidine, was introduced in 1995...
  42. ncbi Effects of scaling and root planing and sub-antimicrobial dose doxycycline on oral and systemic biomarkers of disease in patients with both chronic periodontitis and coronary artery disease
    Gülay Tüter
    Department of Periodontology, Faculty of Dentistry, Gazi University, Ankara, Turkiye
    J Clin Periodontol 34:673-81. 2007
    This study evaluated the effects of scaling and root planing (SRP) +/- sub-antimicrobial dose doxycycline (SDD) on gingival crevicular fluid (GCF) levels of matrix metalloproteinase (MMP) -1, -8, -13 and on serum levels of high-..
  43. ncbi Effects of smoking on local delivery of controlled-release doxycycline as compared to scaling and root planing
    M I Ryder
    University of California San Francisco School of Dentistry, USA
    J Clin Periodontol 26:683-91. 1999
    ..paper examines the effects of smoking on the treatment outcomes of two nonsurgical therapies: (1) scaling and root planing alone (SRP) or (2) controlled-release of subgingivally delivered doxycycline hyclate in a polylactic acid based ..
  44. 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.
  45. 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...
  46. 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...
  47. 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).
  48. 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...
  49. 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
    The aim of this study was to test the hypothesis that same-day full-mouth scaling and root planing (FM-SRP) resulted in greater clinical improvement compared to quadrant scaling and root planing (Q-SRP) in chronic periodontitis patients ..
  50. ncbi One-stage full-mouth disinfection versus quadrant and full-mouth root planing
    Katrin Swierkot
    Department of Periodontology, Philipps University, Marburg, Germany
    J Clin Periodontol 36:240-9. 2009
    ..FMD) provides greater clinical and microbiological improvement compared with full-mouth scaling and root planing (FM-SRP) within 24 h and quadrant scaling and root planing (Q-SRP) in patients with generalized chronic ..
  51. ncbi 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.
  52. ncbi Dentinal hypersensitivity following scaling and root planing: comparison of low-level laser and topical fluoride treatment
    Snezana Pesevska
    Faculty of Dentistry, University St Cyril and Methodius, Skopje, Macedonia
    Lasers Med Sci 25:647-50. 2010
    ..traditional topical fluoride treatment for treatment choices of dentinal hypersensitivity following scaling and root planing. The experimental group (15 patients) was treated with low-energy-level diode laser at each site of dentinal ..
  53. ncbi Clinical efficacy of semiconductor laser application as an adjunct to conventional scaling and root planing
    Matthias Kreisler
    Department of Oral Surgery, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Mainz, Germany
    Lasers Surg Med 37:350-5. 2005
    The aim of the in vitro study was to examine the clinical efficacy of semiconductor laser periodontal pocket irradiation as an adjunct to conventional scaling and root planing.
  54. ncbi Locally delivered doxycycline as an adjunctive therapy to scaling and root planing in the treatment of smokers: a clinical study
    Luciana Machion
    Department of Periodontics and Prosthodontics, Division of Periodontics, School of Dentistry at Piracicaba, University of Campinas, Piracicaba, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Periodontol 75:464-9. 2004
    The aim of this clinical study was to evaluate the association of locally delivered doxycycline (10%) with scaling and root planing in the periodontal treatment of smokers.
  55. 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).
  56. 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...
  57. ncbi Subantimicrobial dose doxycycline as an adjunct to scaling and root planing: post-treatment effects
    J G Caton
    University of Rochester, Eastman Dental Center, 625 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, NY 14620, USA
    J Clin Periodontol 28:782-9. 2001
    BACKGROUND/OBJECTIVE: Subantimicrobial dose doxycycline (SDD 20 mg bid) plus scaling and root planing (SRP) significantly improved clinical attachment level (CAL) and reduced probing depth (PD) compared with placebo plus SRP in a double-..
  58. ncbi Effects of root planing procedures with hand instrument or erbium, chromium:yttrium-scandium-gallium-garnet laser irradiation on the root surfaces: a comparative scanning electron microscopy study
    Sema S Hakki
    Department of Periodontology, Faculty of Dentistry, Selcuk University, Konya 42079, Turkey
    Lasers Med Sci 25:345-53. 2010
    ..on these findings, laser procedures, when used in appropriate settings, are capable of performing scaling and root planing in the treatment of periodontitis...
  59. ncbi Efficacy of Carisolv as an adjunctive therapy to scaling and root planing on subgingival calculus removal
    Daniela C Grisi
    Department of Diagnosis and Surgery, State University of Sao Paulo, Araraquara, SP, Brazil
    Braz Dent J 17:213-8. 2006
    ..evaluate the effectiveness of subgingival application of Carisolv gel as an adjunctive therapy to scaling and root planing (SRP) on calculus removal compared to conventional instrumentation...
  60. ncbi Comparison of treatment response patterns following scaling and root planing in smokers and non-smokers with untreated adult periodontitis
    L Jin
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    J Clin Dent 11:35-41. 2000
    The present study was conducted to compare short-term treatment response patterns following scaling and root planing in smoking and non-smoking Chinese patients with untreated adult periodontitis...
  61. ncbi Scaling and root planing, systemic metronidazole and professional plaque removal in the treatment of chronic periodontitis in a Brazilian population II--microbiological results
    L H Carvalho
    Department of Periodontology, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro UFRJ, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
    J Clin Periodontol 32:406-11. 2005
    ..changes in levels and proportions of 39 bacterial species in subgingival plaque samples after scaling and root planing (SRP) alone or in combination with systemic metronidazole and/or professional cleaning in subjects with chronic ..
  62. ncbi Clinical and microbiological effect of scaling and root planing in smoker and non-smoker chronic and aggressive periodontitis patients
    I B Darby
    School of Dental Sciences, University of Melbourne, 711 Elizabeth Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
    J Clin Periodontol 32:200-6. 2005
    To compare the effects of scaling and root planing (SRP) on clinical and microbiological parameters at selected sites in smoker and non-smoker chronic and generalized aggressive periodontitis patients.
  63. 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
    ....
  64. 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...
  65. 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
    ..disease recurrence following a full-mouth pocket/root debridement approach with ultrasonic instrumentation versus that following a traditional approach of quadrant-wise scaling and root planing (Q-SRP) performed with hand instrumentation.
  66. ncbi Attachment loss after scaling and root planing with different instruments. A clinical study
    Renato V Alves
    Department of Prosthodontics and Periodontics, School of Dentistry at Piracicaba, State University of Campinas UNICAMP, Piracicaba, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Clin Periodontol 31:12-5. 2004
    The aim of this study was to evaluate clinically the immediate effect of trauma from instrumentation after scaling and root planing with different instruments.
  67. 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.
  68. 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
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  69. 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...
  70. 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.
  71. ncbi Subgingival triclosan-polydimethylsiloxane gel as an adjunct to scaling and root planing
    Giovana Lecio
    Department of Periodontology, School of Dentistry, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    Am J Dent 21:171-4. 2008
    To evaluate the influence of a triclosan-polydimethylsiloxane-containing gel when used as an adjunct to scaling and root planing on the treatment of chronic periodontal disease.
  72. 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
    ..Forty-five patients were studied in 3 main groups with 5 treatments: SD alone, SD+scaling-root planing (SD+SRP), LD alone, LD+SRP and SRP alone...
  73. 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...
  74. ncbi The effect of improved periodontal health on metabolic control in type 2 diabetes mellitus
    Mine Kiran
    Department of Periodontology, Faculty of Dentistry, Suleyman Demirel University, Isparta, Turkey
    J Clin Periodontol 32:266-72. 2005
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate the effect of improved periodontal health on metabolic control in type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM) patients...
  75. ncbi Clinical response of azithromycin as an adjunct to non-surgical periodontal therapy in smokers
    Paulo Mascarenhas
    Department of Periodontics Prevention Geriatrics, School of Dentistry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1078, USA
    J Periodontol 76:426-36. 2005
    ..This study was designed to determine the efficacy of azithromycin (AZM) when combined with scaling and root planing (SRP) for the treatment of moderate to severe chronic periodontitis in smokers.
  76. ncbi Non-surgical periodontal treatment with a new ultrasonic device (Vector-ultrasonic system) or hand instruments
    Anton Sculean
    Department of Periodontology and Operative Dentistry, Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany
    J Clin Periodontol 31:428-33. 2004
    The aim of this prospective, randomized, controlled clinical study was to compare the effectiveness of a newly developed ultrasonic device to that of scaling and root planing for non-surgical periodontal treatment.
  77. 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...
  78. 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
    ..effects of a minocycline HCl microsphere (MM) local drug-delivery system when used as an adjunct to scaling and root planing (SRP)...
  79. ncbi Topical use of a metronidazole gel in the treatment of sites with symptoms of recurring chronic inflammation
    Tom Leiknes
    Department of Oral Science Periodontology, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    J Periodontol 78:1538-44. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate whether a locally delivered 25% metronidazole gel after scaling and root planing (SRP) would enhance the treatment outcome over SRP alone in periodontal pockets with symptoms of recurring ..
  80. 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...
  81. 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
    ..in subjects with advanced and recurrent periodontitis, re-treatment including (i) comprehensive scaling and root planing (SRP), (ii) systemic administration of antibiotics and (iii) meticulous supragingival plaque control by both ..
  82. 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
    To determine the effect of scaling and root planing (SRP) on the interrelations of subgingival periodontopathogens and both interleukin-8 (IL-8) and granulocyte elastase activity in gingival crevicular fluid (GCF), and to assess their ..
  83. 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...
  84. 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.
  85. ncbi Effect of locally delivered minocycline microspheres on markers of bone resorption
    R J Oringer
    Department of Periodontics, School of Dental Medicine, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY, USA
    J Periodontol 73:835-42. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of periodontal treatment in the form of scaling and root planing (SRP) and locally administered minocycline microspheres on the GCF levels of ICTP and IL-1.
  86. 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...
  87. 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.
  88. 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).
  89. ncbi New biomarker evidence of oxidative DNA damage in whole saliva from clinically healthy and periodontally diseased individuals
    Masatoshi Takane
    Department of Periodontology, Nihon University School of Dentistry, Tokyo, Japan
    J Periodontol 73:551-4. 2002
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate 8-OHdG levels in whole saliva of patients with periodontitis and to assess the changes after initial treatment...
  90. 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...
  91. ncbi A clinical study evaluating the treatment of supra-alveolar-type defects with access flap surgery with and without an enamel matrix protein derivative: a pilot study
    Holger Jentsch
    Department of Conservative Dentistry and Periodontology, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    J Clin Periodontol 35:713-8. 2008
    ..The aim of this pilot study was to check if the results of access flap surgery in suprabony defects are improved by additional application of EMD...
  92. ncbi Comparative evaluation of adjunctive oral irrigation in diabetics
    Sultan Al-Mubarak
    Armed Forces Hospital of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    J Clin Periodontol 29:295-300. 2002
    The purpose of this study was to assess the response of diabetics to scaling and root planing treatment and subgingival oral irrigation as adjunctive therapy.
  93. 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
  94. 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
    ..was to evaluate the efficacy of tetracycline strips administered singly or in multiples in conjunction with root planing, versus root planing alone, or to an untreated control...
  95. 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
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  96. 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...
  97. ncbi The long-term effect of systemic tetracycline used as an adjunct to non-surgical treatment of advanced periodontitis
    P Ramberg
    Department of Periodontology, Faculty of Odontology, , Sweden
    J Clin Periodontol 28:446-52. 2001
    ..Annual rates of probing attachment level change from 1 to 13 years did not differ between groups...
  98. 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...
  99. 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.
  100. 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
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  101. 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
    ..nimesulide) and non-selective COX-1/COX-2 inhibitor (naproxen) used as an adjunct to non-surgical (scaling and root planing [SRP]) periodontal therapy in chronic periodontitis patients on the gingival tissue (GT) levels of ..

Research Grants31

  1. Periodontal Biomaterials with BITE (Biofilm Immunity via T-cell Enhancement)
    James D Bryers; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..of Porphyromonas gingivalis in subgingival plaque from periodontitis patients after treatment (scaling and root planing) has been reported to be significantly associated with progressive alveolar bone loss...
  2. Anti-Inflammatory Glycosaminoglycan Ethers for Treatment of Periodontitis
    JUSTIN RODNEY SAVAGE; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Regular brushing and flossing, and semi-annual scaling and root planing to remove plaque and biofilm are effective preventative strategies in normal individuals, but are inadequate to ..
  3. Click chemistry for novel antimicrobials against periodontal pathogens
    Valery V Fokin; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Physical removal by scaling and root planing is the standard therapeutic approach...
  4. Diabetes and Periodontics Trial - Administrative Center/Study Chair
    Steven P Engebretson; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..single-masked Phase III clinical trial designed to test whether non-surgical periodontal therapy (scaling and root planing) is effective in reducing HbA1c of patients with type 2 diabetes and untreated chronic periodontitis compared ..
  5. Diabetes and Periodontics Trial - Coordinating Center
    Leslie G Hyman; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The study will test whether non-surgical periodontal therapy (scaling and root planing) is effective in reducing HbA1c of patients with type 2 diabetes and untreated chronic periodontitis compared ..
  6. Macrolide Accumulation by Host Cells in the Gingiva
    John D Walters; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..to invade epithelial cells and phagocytes makes them difficult to eliminate by conventional scaling and root planing alone...
  7. Subgingival Drug Delivery for Periodontitis Prevention and Treatment
    MARTYN DARBY; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The current standard of care for periodontitis is mechanical debridement (scaling and root planing)...
  8. EFFECTS OF TREATMENT ON EARLY ONSET PERIODONTITIS
    Frank Roberts; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..In most periodontitis patients, treatment by scaling and root planing results in marked improvement of clinical status...
  9. Extracrevicular Invasion by Periodontal Pathogens
    JOEL RUDNEY; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..patients who require aggressive treatment, by using FISH/LSCM and multiplex PCR to compare mucosal and gingival colonization before and after scaling and root planing, topical chlorhexidine, and systemic antibiotics.
  10. Diabetes and Periodontics Trial R21
    STEVEN ENGEBRETSON; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Subjects will be randomly assigned to receive immediate scaling and root planing (Test group, n=280) or, delayed scaling and root planing, (Control group, n=280)...
  11. Efficacy of Combined Periodontal Therapies in Brazilians
    Anne Haffajee; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Scaling and root planing (SRP), one of the most common forms of periodontal treatment, controls periodontal destruction in most cases ..
  12. EVALUATION OF FOUR MODALITIES OF PERIODONTAL THERAPY
    WAYNE KALDAHL; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..The therapies were 1) coronal scaling and polish, 2) root planing, 3) modified Widman surgery, and 4) flap surgery with ostectomy to achieve positive osseous architecture...
  13. ANTIBIOTIC RESISTANCE IN A SUBGINGIVAL BIOFILM MODEL
    Clay Walker; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..of the effect that antibiotics have on the periodontal flora when used as adjuncts to conventional scaling and root planing. The final specific aim will examine the transfer of antibiotic resistant determinants in the biofilm model...
  14. 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. ..
  15. Three Periodontal Therapies in Current & Non-Smokers
    Anne Haffajee; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..smokers respond less well to periodontal therapies, particularly mechanical therapies such as scaling and root planing (SRP) and surgery...
  16. 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. ..
  17. EFFECT OF ANTIBIOTICS ON ORAL BIOFILMS IN VIVO
    Anne Haffajee; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..All subjects will receive scaling and root planing and will be randomly assigned to one of 4 groups of 36 subjects each receiving one of doxycycline, amoxicillin, ..
  18. 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. ..
  19. A Unified Surgical Instrument System for Periodontal Minimally Invasive Surgery
    STEPHEN HARREL; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The resulting system, based on the surgical consultants evaluations and scores, will be used in a Phase 2 multicenter controlled clinical evaluation of MIS. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  20. Enhancement of informed consent in dental clinical trial
    J Goodson; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  21. Periodontal Inflammation in Type 1 Diabetes
    Thomas Van Dyke; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  22. 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. ..
  23. DEVELOPMENT OF A VACCINE FOR HUMAN PERIODONTITIS
    ROY PAGE; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..These observations will contribute in a major way to closing the gaps in our knowledge of the role of the host immune response in the pathogenesis of periodontitis. ..
  24. SYSTEMIC EFFECTS OF PERIODONTITIS
    James Beck; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  25. Conference: Elders' Oral Health Summit
    Judith Jones; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  26. Analysis Methods for Volume-Outcome Studies
    Katherine Panageas; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Our methodological research will heighten awareness of clustering in health policy studies. Upon completion of our research plan, we will make recommendations about various analytic strategies for clustered binary data. ..
  27. Dendritic Cells in Periodontal Health and Disease
    Richard Oringer; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  28. 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. ..
  29. North Carolina Needs Assessment for Oral Cancer Control
    Lauren Patton; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....