Treatment of intrabony defects with beta-tricalciumphosphate alone and in combination with platelet-rich plasma


Özdemir B., Okte E.

JOURNAL OF BIOMEDICAL MATERIALS RESEARCH PART B-APPLIED BIOMATERIALS, no.4, pp.976-983, 2012 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.1002/jbm.b.32660
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF BIOMEDICAL MATERIALS RESEARCH PART B-APPLIED BIOMATERIALS
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.976-983
  • Keywords: randomized controlled clinical trials, therapy, intrabony defects, beta-tricalcium phosphate, platelet-rich plasma, chronic periodontitis, GUIDED TISSUE REGENERATION, BONE-FORMATION, PERIODONTAL REPAIR, CLINICAL-TRIAL, GROWTH-FACTORS, PHOSPHATE, ALLOGRAFTS, THERAPY, GRAFTS, HUMANS
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Background: The therapeutic efficacy of platelet-rich plasma (PRP) still remains controversial. This study aimed to compare the efficacy of a beta-tricalcium phosphate (beta-TCP) and PRP/beta-TCP combination both clinically and radiographically.