Improvement of periodontal parameters in untreated quadrants after surgical periodontal therapy at adjacent quadrants.


BACKGROUND Once full-mouth surgery is planned following the non-surgical phase for a patient with chronic periodontitis, it often does not undergo revision during the surgical period. The aim of this study was to find out whether surgical treatments performed on each quadrant would have any influence on the periodontal status of the untreated quadrants… (More)
DOI: 10.1902/jop.2009.080417