One-session root canal treatment with antimicrobial photodynamic therapy (aPDT): an in vivo study.

@article{Borsatto2016OnesessionRC,
  title={One-session root canal treatment with antimicrobial photodynamic therapy (aPDT): an in vivo study.},
  author={M C Borsatto and Alessandra Marques Corr{\^e}a-Afonso and Mar{\'i}lia Pac{\'i}fico Lucisano and Raquel Assed Bezerra da Silva and Francisco Wanderley Garcia de Paula-Silva and Paulo Nelson-Filho and L{\'e}a Assed Bezerra da Silva},
  journal={International endodontic journal},
  year={2016},
  volume={49 6},
  pages={511-8}
}
AIM To evaluate the response of the apical and periapical tissues of dog teeth with apical periodontitis after one-session root canal treatment with and without antimicrobial photodynamic therapy (aPDT) compared with the use of an intracanal dressing. METHODOLOGY Sixty root canals with an induced periapical lesion were instrumented and assigned to three groups: I, two-session root canal treatment using antibacterial dressing with calcium hydroxide-based paste; II, one-session root canal… CONTINUE READING