Antimicrobial effect of adjunctive use of chlorhexidine mouthrinse in untreated gingivitis: a randomized, placebo-controlled study.

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The aim of this study was to examine the effectiveness of chlorhexidine mouthrinse (CHX) in addition to daily plaque control on subgingival microbiota in patients with untreated gingivitis. Fifty gingivitis patients were randomized to CHX or placebo groups. CHX group rinsed with 0.2% CHX, while placebo group rinsed with placebo mouthrinse for 4 weeks… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1600-0463.2011.02741.x

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@article{Becerik2011AntimicrobialEO, title={Antimicrobial effect of adjunctive use of chlorhexidine mouthrinse in untreated gingivitis: a randomized, placebo-controlled study.}, author={Sema Becerik and Oya T{\"u}rkoğlu and G{\"u}lnur Emingil and Caner Vural and G{\"u}ven Ozdemir and G Ekin Atilla}, journal={APMIS : acta pathologica, microbiologica, et immunologica Scandinavica}, year={2011}, volume={119 6}, pages={364-72} }