Effect of professional mechanical plaque removal on secondary prevention of periodontitis and the complications of gingival and periodontal preventive measures Consensus report of group 4 of the 11th European Workshop on Periodontology on effective prevention of periodontal and peri-implant diseases

SANZ M., Baeumer A., Buduneli N. G. , DOMMİSCH H., FARİNA R., KONONEN E., ...More

JOURNAL OF CLINICAL PERIODONTOLOGY, vol.42, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 42
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/jcpe.12367
  • Keywords: dentine hypersensitivity, intra-oral halitosis, non-carious cervical lesion, oral malodour, professional plaque removal, supportive periodontal therapy, traumatic tooth brushing, TOOTH LOSS, MAINTENANCE, THERAPY


Background and AimsThe scope of this working group was to review: (1) the effect of professional mechanical plaque removal (PMPR) on secondary prevention of periodontitis; (2) the occurrence of gingival recessions and non-cariouscervical lesions (NCCL) secondary to traumatic tooth brushing; (3) the management of hypersensitivity, through professionally and self administered agents and (4) the management of oral malodour, through mechanical and/or chemical agents.