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

@article{Radvar2009ImprovementOP,
  title={Improvement of periodontal parameters in untreated quadrants after surgical periodontal therapy at adjacent quadrants.},
  author={Mehrdad Radvar and Nima Mardani and Ehsan Mellati and Mohammadreza Habibi},
  journal={Journal of periodontology},
  year={2009},
  volume={80 4},
  pages={
          565-71
        }
}
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. METHODS Twenty patients with chronic periodontitis were selected and received full-mouth scaling and root planing. After 8 weeks, quadrant… CONTINUE READING

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