Accession Number : ADA137648

Title :   Effects of an Air-Powder Abrasive Device When Used during Periodontal Flap Surgery in Dogs.

Descriptive Note : Master's thesis,

Corporate Author : AIR FORCE INST OF TECH WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH

Personal Author(s) : Crooks,W E

PDF Url : ADA137648

Report Date : Jan 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 66

Abstract : An air-powder abrasive system, the Prophy-Jet Model C-100 is a commercially available product intended for cleaning enamel tooth surfaces. A recent investigation has pointed out the potential use of this instrument for root preparation during periodontal surgery. The purpose of this research was to assess some of the effects of an air-powder abrasive system when used during periodontal flap surgery in dogs.

Descriptors :   *Teeth, *Dental enamel, Cleaning, Dental equipment, Dental surgery, Abrasives, Powders, Dogs, Theses

Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE