The effects of sustained release doxycycline on the anaerobic flora and antibiotic-resistant patterns in subgingival plaque and saliva.

@article{Walker2000TheEO,
  title={The effects of sustained release doxycycline on the anaerobic flora and antibiotic-resistant patterns in subgingival plaque and saliva.},
  author={Clay B Walker and K C Godowski and Loretta Borden and J. Gregory Lennon and S Nang{\'o} and Christine Stone and Steve Garrett},
  journal={Journal of periodontology},
  year={2000},
  volume={71 5},
  pages={768-74}
}
BACKGROUND The purpose of this study was to determine the effects of periodontal treatment with a sustained-release, biodegradable gel containing 8.5% doxycycline on the anaerobic flora and on antibiotic susceptibility patterns associated with subgingival plaque and saliva. METHODS Forty-five subjects with adult periodontitis were entered into a parallel… CONTINUE READING