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


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a137648.pdf


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