Periodontal healing after scaling and root planing with the Kavo Sonicflex and Titan-S sonic scalers.

Several types of air turbine scalers have recently been introduced as alternatives to hand instruments and ultrasonic devices in periodontal therapy. Whereas differences in scaling and root planing efficiencies have been demonstrated in vitro between different types of sonic scalers (Lie & Leknes 1985), periodontal healing after instrumentation with the… (More)