Gingival blood flow changes following periodontal access flap surgery using laser Doppler flowmetry.

@article{Retzepi2007GingivalBF,
  title={Gingival blood flow changes following periodontal access flap surgery using laser Doppler flowmetry.},
  author={Maria Retzepi and Maurizio S Tonetti and Nikos Donos},
  journal={Journal of clinical periodontology},
  year={2007},
  volume={34 5},
  pages={437-43}
}
AIM To investigate the pattern of gingival blood flow changes following periodontal access flap surgery by laser Doppler flowmetry (LDF). MATERIAL AND METHODS Fourteen patients with chronic periodontitis presenting upper anterior sites with pocket depth >or=5 mm after initial treatment were included in the study. Periodontal access flap surgery was performed on the experimental areas and LDF recordings were taken at baseline, following anaesthesia, immediately postoperatively and on days 1, 2… CONTINUE READING

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