Rakhi Bhatnagar

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Periodontal disease is a major public health issue and the development of effective therapies to treat the disease and regenerate periodontal tissue is an important goal of today's medicine. Regeneration of periodontal tissue is perhaps one of the most complex process to occur in the body. Langer and colleagues proposed tissue engineering as a possible(More)
PURPOSE AAPM Task Group 43 recently revised the dosimetry recommendations for 125I seeds. We reviewed these guidelines and studied the effects of the recommendations on the prescription absorbed dose for patients who have undergone eye plaque therapy in our clinic. METHODS AND MATERIALS 95 consecutive patients were chosen for this study. Absorbed doses at(More)
BACKGROUND A surface smear layer consisting of organic and inorganic material is formed on the root surface following mechanical instrumentation and may inhibit the formation of new connective tissue attachment to the root surface. Modification of the tooth surface by root conditioning has resulted in improved connective tissue attachment and has advanced(More)
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