The role of supragingival plaque in the control of progressive periodontal disease. A review.

@article{Corbet1993TheRO,
  title={The role of supragingival plaque in the control of progressive periodontal disease. A review.},
  author={Esmonde Francis Corbet and W. I. R. Davies},
  journal={Journal of clinical periodontology},
  year={1993},
  volume={20 5},
  pages={307-13}
}
Levels of supragingival plaque and calculus have been related to progressive periodontal disease, and control of supragingival plaque in conjunction with professional tooth cleaning subgingivally forms the basis for the management of progressive periodontal disease. However, the contribution towards the management of progressive periodontal disease brought about by supragingival plaque control alone is not clear. There are studies which address, directly or indirectly, the contribution of… CONTINUE READING

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