Accession Number : AD0743943

Title :   The Effect of Antibiotic Prophylaxis on the Oral Hygiene and Periodontal Health of Naval Recruits.

Descriptive Note : Progress rept.,

Corporate Author : NAVAL DENTAL RESEARCH INST GREAT LAKES ILL

Personal Author(s) : Counsell,Lee A.

Report Date : MAY 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 13

Abstract : The effect of mass, rountine penicillin and sulfadiazine prophylaxis on the oral hygiene and periodontal health of young male adults was assessed. No differences referrable to the drug regime could be discerned between experimental and control groups. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*DENTISTRY, *ANTIBIOTICS), MOUTH, HYGIENE, DRUGS, PENICILLINS, SULFADIAZINE, MALES

Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE