Effect of occlusal reduction on postoperative pain in teeth with irreversible pulpitis and mild tenderness to percussion.

@article{Parirokh2013EffectOO,
  title={Effect of occlusal reduction on postoperative pain in teeth with irreversible pulpitis and mild tenderness to percussion.},
  author={Masoud Parirokh and Ali Reza Rekabi and Rezvan Ashouri and Nouzar Nakhaee and Paul Vincent Abbott and Hedayat Gorjestani},
  journal={Journal of endodontics},
  year={2013},
  volume={39 1},
  pages={1-5}
}
INTRODUCTION Pain management after root canal treatment is a very important issue in clinical practice. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effect of occlusal reduction on postoperative pain in teeth with irreversible pulpitis and tenderness to percussion. METHODS Fifty-four posterior vital teeth with sensitivity to percussion requiring endodontic treatment were included in this study. After administration of local anesthesia, the root canals were instrumented, and an intracanal… CONTINUE READING