Effect of a controlled-release chlorhexidine chip on clinical and microbiological parameters and prostaglandin E-2 levels in gingival crevicular fluid


Mizrak T., Guncu G. N. , Caglayan F. , Balci T. A. , Aktar G. S. , Ipek F.

JOURNAL OF PERIODONTOLOGY, cilt.77, ss.437-443, 2006 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 77 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2006
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1902/jop.2006.050105
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF PERIODONTOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.437-443

Özet

Background: The aim of the present study was to determine the effect of a chlorhexidine chip on crevicular prostaglandin E-2 (PGE(2)) levels and on the clinical and microbiological parameters of periodontitis when used as adjunctive therapy to scaling and root planing (SRP) in patients with chronic periodontitis.