This clinical case by Craig A. Long, DDS, demonstrates the efficacy of the LANAP protocol in treating periodontal disease in a patient with diabetes mellitus. It also demonstrates the correlation between uncontrolled DM and its effect on chronic adult periodontitis. The patient’s HbA1c levels and periodontal health exhibited marked improvement after LANAP treatment. Clinical Case: Treating a Patient with Chronic Periodontitis 2 scaling and root planing than studies in which chlorhexidine was not used (Faveri et al. 2006). Moreover, it has been observed that different formulations sharing the same active ingredient, such as 0.12% chlorhexidine, may have very different effects (Herrera et al. 2003). In this.
Learn dental chapter 14 hygiene periodontal with free interactive flashcards. Choose from 500 different sets of dental chapter 14 hygiene periodontal flashcards on Quizlet. CASE STUDY. In this case study, treatment planning concepts for older adults are illustrated using Ettinger’s framework. 14 A 90-year-old white man was referred by his general dentist because of spontaneous pain in his front right tooth, but the pain had since resolved. He presented to the appointment requesting improved esthetics in his Author: Sivaraman Prakasam, BDS, MSD, Phd.
Periodontal disease is perhaps the most common chronic infection in adults. Evidence has been accumulating for the past 30 years which indicates that almost all forms of periodontal disease are chronic but specific bacterial infections due to the overgrowth in the dental plaque of a finite number of mostly anaerobic species such as Porphyromonas gingivalis, Bacteroides forsythus, and Treponema Cited by: 443. Dental Hygiene; Clinical Hygiene; Case study: use of perioscopy and LANAP for treatment of advanced periodontal disease. A case study conducted by Suzanne Newkirk, RDH, and Robert Gottlieb, DDS, presents the findings for a patient with advanced periodontal disease that indicated a combination treatment plan of perioscopy and LANAP.