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Root Planing

Known as: planing root, root plane, Root Planings 
A procedure for smoothing of the roughened root surface or cementum of a tooth after subgingival curettage or scaling, as part of periodontal therapy… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND This study compared erbium-doped: yttrium, aluminum, and garnet (Er:YAG) laser irradiation (100 mJ/pulse; 10 Hz; 12.9… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
OBJECTIVE The aim of the present study was to compare the effectiveness of a photodisinfection process to that of scaling and… Expand
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Review
2006
Review
2006
Matrix metalloproteinases (MMPs) form a family of enzymes that mediate multiple functions both in the tissue destruction and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
AIM To evaluate the clinical efficacy of (i) a single session of "full-mouth ultrasonic debridement" (Fm-UD) as an initial… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES The aim of the in vitro study was to examine the clinical efficacy of semiconductor laser periodontal… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Analysis of Egyptian hieroglyphics and medical papyri indicate that non-surgical periodontal treatment was common 3000-4000 years… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND/AIMS Previously, we reported that SRP resulted in a decrease in mean pocket depth and attachment level and reduced… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
This study investigated two variables associated with scaling and planning (S&RP): operator experience level and root surface… Expand
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Complete removal of calculus is a primary part of achieving a "biologically acceptable" tooth surface in the treatment of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
The study presents an evaluation of the effectiveness of subgingival scaling and root planing related to depth of pocket and type… Expand
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