Azithromycin as an Adjunctive Treatment of Generalized Severe Chronic Periodontitis: Clinical, Microbiologic, and Biochemical Parameters


HAN B., Emingil G. , Ozdemir G. , Tervahartiala T., Vural C. , ATILLA G. , ...Daha Fazla

JOURNAL OF PERIODONTOLOGY, cilt.83, ss.1480-1491, 2012 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 83 Konu: 12
  • Basım Tarihi: 2012
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1902/jop.2012.110519
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF PERIODONTOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1480-1491

Özet

Background: This study examines the efficacy of azithromycin in combination with non-surgical periodontal therapy on clinical and microbiologic parameters and gingival crevicular fluid (GCF) matrix metalloproteinases-8 (MMP-8) levels over 6 months in patients with severe generalized chronic periodontitis (CP).