The effect of plaque control and root debridement in molar teeth.

@article{Nordland1987TheEO,
  title={The effect of plaque control and root debridement in molar teeth.},
  author={P Nordland and Steve A. Garrett and Robert D. Kiger and R Vanooteghem and Luther H Hutchens and Jan H Egelberg},
  journal={Journal of clinical periodontology},
  year={1987},
  volume={14 4},
  pages={
          231-6
        }
}
The healing response of non-molar sites, molar flat surface sites, and molar furcation sites was investigated in 19 adult periodontitis patients following a periodontal therapy of plaque control and root debridement. A total of 2472 sites were monitored by recordings of dental plaque, bleeding on probing, probing depth, and probing attachment levels every 3rd month for 24 months. The results demonstrated that in sites with initial probing depth of 4.0 mm or greater, molar furcation sites… CONTINUE READING
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