Effect of tetracycline HCl in the treatment of chronic periodontitis – A clinical study

@inproceedings{Sinha2014EffectOT,
  title={Effect of tetracycline HCl in the treatment of chronic periodontitis – A clinical study},
  author={Sachin Sinha and Santosh Kumar and Namrata Dagli and Rushabh J Dagli},
  booktitle={Journal of International Society of Preventive & Community Dentistry},
  year={2014}
}
OBJECTIVE This study was aimed to evaluate the efficacy of the adjunctive use of tetracycline fibers (Periodontal Plus AB(®)) as a local drug delivery with scaling and root planing, as compared with the results of one episode of scaling and root planing for the treatment of chronic periodontitis. MATERIALS AND METHODS The effectiveness of Periodontal Plus AB (tetracycline fiber) was assessed in 100 patients suffering from chronic periodontitis using split-mouth technique. STATISTICAL… CONTINUE READING