Guided Tissue Regeneration and Bone Grafts in the Treatment of Furcation Defects.

@article{Caffesse1993GuidedTR,
  title={Guided Tissue Regeneration and Bone Grafts in the Treatment of Furcation Defects.},
  author={Ra{\'u}l Guillermo Caffesse and Carlos E. Nasjleti and Anthony E Plotzke and Gissela B Anderson and Edith C. Morrison},
  journal={Journal of periodontology},
  year={1993},
  volume={64 11 Suppl},
  pages={1145-53}
}
The present study evaluated the effects of guided tissue regeneration (GTR), with and without demineralized freeze-dried cortical bone grafts, in the treatment of furcation defects in 4 female beagle dogs with naturally occurring periodontal disease. The root surfaces were thoroughly debrided. Four weeks later, full thickness facial and lingual… CONTINUE READING