Microbial shifts after subgingival debridement and formation of bacterial resistance when combined with local or systemic antimicrobials.

@article{Quirynen2003MicrobialSA,
  title={Microbial shifts after subgingival debridement and formation of bacterial resistance when combined with local or systemic antimicrobials.},
  author={Marc Quirynen and Wim Teughels and Daniel van Steenberghe},
  journal={Oral diseases},
  year={2003},
  volume={9 Suppl 1},
  pages={30-7}
}
Antibiotics have played a major role in the improvement of life expectancy in the last 50 years and have led many to believe that bacterial infections were about to vanish as a disease entity of any importance. Emerging problems resulting from a widespread use of antibiotics have modified the general perception of the capabilities of antimicrobial agents… CONTINUE READING