In this review the authors examine the currently accepted nonsurgical treatment modalities, the role of pharmacotherapeutics in the prevention and treatment of periodontal disease and in the maintenance of the results. They also consider the utility of nonsurgical treatment for cases of advanced periodontal disease and the future direction of clinical practice and research.
|Translated title of the contribution||An update on nonsurgical periodontal therapy. A review of the literature|
|Number of pages||8|
|Publication status||Published - Nov 1992|
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