Journal article

Non-surgical periodontal therapy effectively improves patient-reported outcomes: A systematic review

Shahrukh Khan, Taimur Khalid, Silvana Bettiol, Leonard A Crocombe

International Journal of Dental Hygiene | WILEY | Published : 2020

Abstract

AIM: Modern lifespan oral health research focuses on understanding the impact of periodontitis (or therapy) on clinical and patient-based outcome measures to provide effective care, improve patient safety according to the quality standards. For better targeted intervention and effective disease management, this systematically review aimed to investigate the relationship between non-surgical periodontal therapy and patient-based outcomes using OHIP-14. METHODS: Seven Databases were searched for studies on patient-based outcomes responses to periodontal treatment. The time-period defined from search was from January 1977 to January 2019. Two independent reviewers carried out data search, selec..

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