Evaluation of patient perceptions of frenectomy: a comparison of Nd:YAG laser and conventional techniques.

@article{Kara2008EvaluationOP,
  title={Evaluation of patient perceptions of frenectomy: a comparison of Nd:YAG laser and conventional techniques.},
  author={Cankat Kara},
  journal={Photomedicine and laser surgery},
  year={2008},
  volume={26 2},
  pages={147-52}
}
OBJECTIVE The aim of the randomized controlled clinical trial described here was to determine the anxiety levels of patients prior to frenectomy using the Nd:YAG laser and conventional technique, and to compare the effects of these two methods on the degree of postoperative pain, discomfort, and functional complications (eating and speech). METHODS Forty… CONTINUE READING