Effects of subgingival chlorhexidine irrigation on peri-implant maintenance.

@article{Felo1997EffectsOS,
  title={Effects of subgingival chlorhexidine irrigation on peri-implant maintenance.},
  author={A Felo and Othman Shibly and Sebastian G. Ciancio and F R Lauciello and Alex Ho},
  journal={American journal of dentistry},
  year={1997},
  volume={10 2},
  pages={107-10}
}
PURPOSE To evaluate the effect of irrigation with 0.06% chlorhexidine (PerioGard) (CHX) using a powered oral irrigator (Water Pik) with a special subgingival irrigating tip (Pik Pocket Subgingival Tip) compared to rinsing with 0.12% chlorhexidine gluconate once daily. MATERIALS AND METHODS Following a prophylaxis, patients were randomly assigned to an… CONTINUE READING