"Root Planing" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
A procedure for smoothing of the roughened root surface or cementum of a tooth after subgingival curettage or scaling, as part of periodontal therapy.
- Root Planing
- Planing, Root
- Planings, Root
- Root Planings
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Root Planing" by people in Profiles.
Phamduong S, Kim CS. Presentation of Localized Aggressive Periodontitis in Monozygotic Twins: Case Report. Clin Adv Periodontics. 2019 03; 9(1):9-14.
Berkey CS, Antczak-Bouckoms A, Hoaglin DC, Mosteller F, Pihlstrom BL. Multiple-outcomes meta-analysis of treatments for periodontal disease. J Dent Res. 1995 Apr; 74(4):1030-9.