Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/2440/81096
Citations
Scopus Web of Science® Altmetric
?
?
Full metadata record
DC FieldValueLanguage
dc.contributor.authorKapellas, K.en
dc.contributor.authorDo, L.en
dc.contributor.authorBartold, P.en
dc.contributor.authorSkilton, M.en
dc.contributor.authorMaple-Brown, L.en
dc.contributor.authorO'Dea, K.en
dc.contributor.authorBrown, A.en
dc.contributor.authorCelermajer, D.en
dc.contributor.authorSlade, G.en
dc.contributor.authorJamieson, L.en
dc.date.issued2013en
dc.identifier.citationJournal of Clinical Periodontology, 2013; 40(11):1016-1024en
dc.identifier.issn0303-6979en
dc.identifier.issn1600-051Xen
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/2440/81096-
dc.description.abstractBACKGROUND: Simplified periodontal therapy might be a pragmatic strategy for public health programmes targeting Indigenous Australian adults. The objective of this randomized controlled trial was to evaluate oral health effects of single-visit, non-surgical periodontal therapy compared to no treatment. METHODS: This parallel-group, randomized, open label clinical trial enrolled 273 Indigenous Australians aged ≥18 years with periodontitis. Intervention participants received full-mouth periodontal scaling and root planing during a single visit while the control group received no treatment. Endpoints were summary variables derived from clinical assessments of probing depth, clinical attachment loss, plaque, calculus and gingival bleeding before treatment and 3 months later. RESULTS: Endpoints could be calculated for 169 participants with follow-up data. Compared to the control group, there were statistically significant reductions in extent of shallow pockets: PD ≥4 mm (mean difference -2.86, [95% CI -5.01 to -0.71], p = 0.009) and gingival bleeding (mean difference -0.25, [95% CI -0.43 to -0.08], p = 0.005) but not deeper pockets PD ≥5 mm (mean difference -0.48, [95% CI -1.78 to 0.82], p = 0.468) or plaque scores. CONCLUSIONS: Periodontal therapy produced improvements in shallow periodontal pockets and measures of gingival bleeding in these Indigenous Australians.en
dc.description.statementofresponsibilityKostas Kapellas, Loc G. Do, P. Mark Bartold, Michael R. Skilton, Louise J. Maple-Brown, Kerin O’Dea, Alex Brown, David S. Celermajer, Gary D. Slade and Lisa M. Jamiesonen
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherBlackwell Munksgaarden
dc.rights© 2013 John Wiley & Sons A/S.en
dc.subjectfull-mouth scaling; Indigenous Australian; non-surgical periodontal therapy; randomized controlled trial; smoking; subgingival scalingen
dc.titleEffects of full-mouth scaling on the periodontal health of indigenous Australians: a randomized controlled trialen
dc.typeJournal articleen
dc.identifier.rmid0020132161en
dc.identifier.doi10.1111/jcpe.12152en
dc.relation.granthttp://purl.org/au-research/grants/nhmrc/627100en
dc.relation.granthttp://purl.org/au-research/grants/nhmrc/605837en
dc.relation.granthttp://purl.org/au-research/grants/nhmrc/1004474en
dc.relation.granthttp://purl.org/au-research/grants/nhmrc/565260en
dc.identifier.pubid17781-
pubs.library.collectionDentistry publicationsen
pubs.verification-statusVerifieden
pubs.publication-statusPublisheden
dc.identifier.orcidKapellas, K. [0000-0002-3761-9953]en
dc.identifier.orcidDo, L. [0000-0003-3684-9949]en
dc.identifier.orcidBartold, P. [0000-0002-5695-3877]en
dc.identifier.orcidBrown, A. [0000-0003-2112-3918]en
dc.identifier.orcidJamieson, L. [0000-0001-9839-9280]en
Appears in Collections:Dentistry publications

Files in This Item:
There are no files associated with this item.


Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.