The effect of subgingival controlled-release delivery of chlorhexidine chip on clinical parameters and matrix metalloproteinase-8 levels in gingival crevicular fluid


AZMAK N., Atilla G. , LUOTO H., SORSA T.

JOURNAL OF PERIODONTOLOGY, vol.73, no.6, pp.608-615, 2002 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 73 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2002
  • Doi Number: 10.1902/jop.2002.73.6.608
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF PERIODONTOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.608-615

Abstract

Background: The present study evaluated the efficacy of controlled-release delivery of chlorhexidine gluconate (CHX) on clinical parameters and on gingival crevicular fluid (GCF) matrix metalloproteinase (MMP)-8 levels in chronic periodontitis patients.