Benefits of Early Systemic Antibiotics in Localized Aggressive Periodontitis. A Retrospective Study
Journal of Clinical Periodontology, 08/03/2012
Beliveau D et al. – Immediately (ImA) and months following (DelA) regimens were both effective in improving clinical parameters [probing depth (PD), attachment level (CAL) by 6 months post–therapy. However, ImA allowed for better improvement in overall clinical parameters early in the course of treatment, concomitant with lower levels of inflammatory mediators within the gingival crevicular fluid (GCF).