The influence of supragingival plaque control on clinical and microbial outcomes following the use of antibiotics for the treatment of periodontitis.

@article{Kornman1994TheIO,
  title={The influence of supragingival plaque control on clinical and microbial outcomes following the use of antibiotics for the treatment of periodontitis.},
  author={Kenneth S K S Kornman and Michael G. Newman and David J Moore and Robert E Singer},
  journal={Journal of periodontology},
  year={1994},
  volume={65 9},
  pages={848-54}
}
Although supragingival plaque control is essential to successful periodontal therapy, the role of plaque control following systemic antibiotic use in periodontal disease has not been well defined. This study evaluated, following antibiotic use, which clinical and microbial parameters appeared to be influenced primarily by the antibiotics, independent of… CONTINUE READING