Compliance with supportive periodontal treatment in private periodontal practice. A 14-year retrospective study.

The purpose of this study was to determine the degree of compliance with supportive periodontal treatment (SPT) recommended in private periodontal practice and to determine if any significant differences existed in the characteristics of compliant, non-compliant, and erratically compliant patients. The study covered a period of 14 years (1977 to 1991) and… CONTINUE READING