Clinical Outcomes and Bacterial Recolonization Following Scaling and Root Planing With and Without Er:YAG Laser in Chronic Periodontitis Patients

Alwael, Abiar.
2018

Abstract: Introduction: Er:YAG laser is one of the most frequently used lasers in non-surgical and surgical periodontal therapy. Er:YAG laser removes calculus and decontaminates root surfaces. The literature is inconclusive regarding the clinical effects of Er:YAG lasers in scaling and root planing and the microbiological outcomes when used as an adjunctive therapy to conventional scaling and root... read more

Subjects
Tufts University. School of Dental Medicine.
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/014702
ID: tufts:24962
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