Evaluation of the effects of platelet-rich fibrin and piezosurgery on outcomes after removal of ımpacted mandibular third molars.

@article{Bilginaylar2016EvaluationOT,
  title={Evaluation of the effects of platelet-rich fibrin and piezosurgery on outcomes after removal of ımpacted mandibular third molars.},
  author={Kani Bilginaylar and Lokman Onur Uyanik},
  journal={The British journal of oral & maxillofacial surgery},
  year={2016},
  volume={54 6},
  pages={629-33}
}
We compared postoperative outcomes after the removal of 80 impacted mandibular third molars in 59 patients. In the control group, osteotomies were done with traditional burs (n=20). The second group had traditional osteotomies and platelet-rich fibrin (PRF) placed into the socket of the extracted tooth (n=20). The third group had piezosurgery (n=20), and the fourth had piezosurgery and PRF placed in the extraction socket (n=20). Baseline variables were assessed preoperatively and included pain… CONTINUE READING
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