Follow Us      

LOGIN
 
Share Page:
Back

Volume 31 , Issue 6
November/December 2011

Pages 669 (e109-e117)


Microbiologic Evaluation of Compromised Periodontal Sites Before and After Immediate Intrasocket Implant Placement


Aris-Petros Tripodakis, DDS, MS, Dr Odont/Mela Nakou, MD, Dr Med


PMID: 22140671
DOI: 10.11607/prd.00.1028

This study aimed to elucidate the changes in subgingival microflora before the extraction of severely periodontally involved teeth and 1 year after immediate implant placement and provisionalization without flap elevation. Clinical parameters were recorded for 20 maxillary anterior teeth from 10 individuals before and after implant treatment. The clinically observed improvement in the soft tissues was found to be compatible with a less pathogenic flora. Concentrations of periodontopathogens in the periodontal sites were heavily reduced when transformed into peri-implant sites, whereas the relevant counts of the beneficial microorganisms were increased. (Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent 2011;31:e109e117.)


Full Text PDF File | Order Article

 

 
Get Adobe Reader
Adobe Acrobat Reader is required to view PDF files. This is a free program available from the Adobe web site.
Follow the download directions on the Adobe web site to get your copy of Adobe Acrobat Reader.

 

© 2014 Quintessence Publishing Co, Inc

PRD Home
Current Issue
Ahead of Print
Archive
Author Guidelines
About
Accepted Manuscripts
Submission Form
Submit
Reprints
Permission
Advertising
Quintessence Home
Terms of Use
Privacy Policy
About Us
Contact Us
Help