Evidence-Based Veterinary Dentistry: A Systematic Review of Homecare for Prevention of Periodontal Disease in Dogs and Cats

@article{Roudebush2005EvidenceBasedVD,
  title={Evidence-Based Veterinary Dentistry: A Systematic Review of Homecare for Prevention of Periodontal Disease in Dogs and Cats},
  author={Philip Roudebush and Ellen I Logan and Fraser A. Hale},
  journal={Journal of Veterinary Dentistry},
  year={2005},
  volume={22},
  pages={15 - 6}
}
Successful treatment and prevention of periodontal disease in pet animals requires a multidimensional approach to identify and eliminate exacerbating factors, provide scheduled professional examinations and care, and plan and implement a dental homecare program. Over the years, many therapeutic and preventive interventions have been developed or advocated for periodontal disease, but evidence of efficacy or effectiveness is highly variable. Accordingly, the main objective of this systematic… 
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