Effect of Freeze Dried Powdered Probiotics on Gingival Status and Plaque Inhibition: A Randomized, Double-blind, Parallel Study

@inproceedings{Yousuf2017EffectOF,
  title={Effect of Freeze Dried Powdered Probiotics on Gingival Status and Plaque Inhibition: A Randomized, Double-blind, Parallel Study},
  author={Asif M. Yousuf and Mohsin Sidiq and Shravani Ganta and Anup Nagaraj and Preeti Vishnani and Iram Jan},
  booktitle={Contemporary clinical dentistry},
  year={2017}
}
OBJECTIVE The study aimed to evaluate the effectiveness of freeze dried powdered probiotics on gingival status and plaque inhibition among 12-15-year-old schoolchildren. MATERIALS AND METHODS This randomized controlled trial was conducted among 12-15-year-old schoolchildren in Jaipur. Commercially available freeze dried probiotics containing Lactobacillus acidophilus, Bifidobacterium longum, Bifidobacterium bifidum and Bifidobacterium lactis (Prowel, Alkem Laboratories), lactic acid bacillus… CONTINUE READING