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GUIDED BIOFILM THERAPY

ADHA – Standards For Clinical Dental Hygiene Practice
P. Stainbach, M. Smith & S. Burch in American Dental Hygienists’ Association, adopted March 2008, revised 2016: p6-7

Effectiveness of Plaque Indicators and Air Polishing for the Sealing of Pits and Fissures
R. H. Botti, M. Bossù, N. Zallocco, A. Vestri & A. Polimeni in European Journal of Paediatric Dentistry 2010; 11(1): p15-18

The Effect of Use of a Sonic Power Toothbrush and a Manual Toothbrush Control on Plaque and Gingivitis

M. Delaurenti, M. Ward, S. Souza, W. Jenkins, M.S. Putt, K.R. Milleman & J.L. Milleman in The Journal of Clinical Dentistry 2017; 28(1): A1-6

Clinical Comparison of the Stain Removal Efficacy of Two Air Polishing Powders

H.R. Shukla, A. Mathur, N. Shetty, B. Makhijani & B. Manohar in European Journal of Dental Education 2017; 11(3): p370-375

Clinical Outcomes Following Subgingival Application of a Novel Erythritol Powder by Means of Air Polishing in Supportive Periodontal Therapy: A Randomized, Controlled Clinical Study

T.T. Hägi, P. Hofmänner, G.E. Salvi, C.A. Ramseier & A. Sculean in Quintessence International 2013; 44(10): p753-761

Biofilm Removal and Antimicrobial Activity of Two Different Air-Polishing Powders: An In Vitro Study
L. Drago, M. Del Fabbro, M. Bortolin, C. Vassena, E. De Vecchi & S. Taschieri  in Journal of Periodontology 2014; 85(11): p363-369

Air Polishing: A Review of Current Literature

S.J. Graumann, M.L. Sensat & J.L. Stoltenberg in The Journal of Dental Hygiene 2013; 87(4): p173-180

A New Multiple Anti-Infective Non-Surgical Therapy in the Treatment of Peri-Implantitis: A Case Series

M. Mensi, E. Scotti, S. Calza, A. Pilloni, M.G. Grusovin & C. Mongardini in Minerva Stomatologica 2017; 66(6): p255-266

A Biofilm Pocket Model to Evaluate Different Non-Surgical Periodontal Treatment Modalities in Terms of Biofilm Removal and Reformation, Surface Alterations and Attachment of Periodontal Ligament Fibroblasts

T.T. Hägi, S. Klemensberger, R. Bereiter, S. Nietzsche, R. Cosgarea, S. Flury, A. Lussi, A. Sculean & S. Eick in PLoS One 2015 ; 10(6): e0131056

An In Vitro Comparison of the Effects of Various Air Polishing Powders on Enamel and Selected Esthetic Restorative Materials
C. M. Barnes, D. Covey, H. Watanabe, B. Simetich, J. R. Schulte & H. Chen in The Journal of Clinical Dentistry 2014; 25(4): p76-87

A Paradigm Shift in Mechanical Biofilm Management? Subgingival Air Polishing: A New Way to Improve Mechanical Biofilm Management in the Dental Practice

A. Sculean, K.D. Bastendorf, C. Becker, B. Bush, J. Einwag, C. Lanoway, U. Platzer, P. Schmage, B. Schoeneich, C. Walter, J.L. Wennström & T.F. Flemmig in Quintessence International 2013; 44(7): p475-477

Randomized Controlled Trial Assessing Efficacy and Safety of Glycine Powder Air Polishing in Moderate-to-Deep Periodontal Pockets
T. F. Flemmig, D. Arushanov, D. Daubert, M. Rothen, G. Mueller & B. G. Leroux in Journal of Periodontology 2012; 83(4): p444-452

Subgingival Air-Polishing with Erythritol During Periodontal Maintenance: Randomized Clinical Trial of Twelve Months

N. Müller, R. Moëne, J.A. Cancela & A. Mombelli in Journal of Clinical Periodontology 2014; 41(9)

Penetration Depths with an Ultrasonic Mini Insert Compared with a Conventional Curette in Patients with Periodontitis and in Periodontal Maintenance

D.S. Barendregt, U. Van der Velden, M.F. Timmerman & F. Van der Weijden in Journal of Clinical Periodontology 2008, 35(1)

Subgingival Debridement of Periodontal Pockets by Air Polishing in Comparison with Ultrasonic Instrumentation during Maintenance Therapy

J.L. Wennström, G. Dahlén & P. Ramberg in Journal of Clinical Periodontology 2011; 38(9): p820-827

Promoting Oral Health Through Fluoride
FDI World Dental Federation, revised August 2017

Exposure Time of Enamel and Dentine to Saliva for Protection against Erosion: A Study In Vitro
S. Wetton, J. Hughes, N. West & M. Addy in Caries Research 2006; 40(3)

ADHA - Clinical Practice Guidelines for Recall and Maintenance of Patients with Tooth-Borne and Implant-Borne Dental Restorations
A. S. Brida, D. M. Daubert, L. T. Garcia, T. F. Kosinsky, C. A. Nenn, J. A. Olsen, J. A. Platt, S. S.  Wingrove, N. D. Chandler & D. A. Curtis DA in Journal of Prosthodontics 2016; 25(1): p32-40

Dental Recall: Recall Interval Between Routine Dental Examinations - Appendix G
A. Azaripour et al. in National Collaborating Centre for Acute Care 2004

GUIDED BIOFILM THERAPY & Orthodontics

Orthodontic Treatment with Fixes Appliances and Biofilm Formation - A Potential Public Health Threat?
Y. Ren, M.A. Jongsma, L. Mei, H.C. van der Mei & H.J. Busscher in Clinical Oral Investigations 2014; 18: p1711–1718

Enamel Demineralization during Fixed Orthodontic Treatment - Incidence and Correlation to Various Oral-hygiene Parameters
S. Lovrov, K. Hertrich, U. Hirschfelder in Journal of Orofacial Orthopedics 2007; 68(5): p353-363

Prevalence of White Spot Lesions in 19-Year-Olds: A Study on Untreated and Orthodontically Treated Persons 5 Years After Treatment
B. Ogaard in American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics 1989; 96(5): p423-427

Surface Distribution of Enamel Opacities Following Orthodontic Treatment

E. Mizrahi in American Journal of Orthodontics 1983; 84(4): p323-331

Prevalence of Carious White Spots After Orthodontic Treatment with Multibonded Appliances
Jon Årtun & Bjørn O. Brobakken in European Journal of Orthodontics 1986; 8(4): p229-234

Orthodontic Appliances and Enamel Demineralization: Part 1 - Lesion Development
B. Ogaard. et al. in American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics 1988; 94(1): p68-73

Orthodontic Appliances and Enamel Demineralization: Part 2 - Prevention and Treatment of Lesions
B. Ogaard. et al. in American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics 198; 94(2): p123-128

Incidence of White Spot Formation After Bonding and Banding
L. Gorelick, A.M. Geiger & A.J. Gwinnett in American Journal of Orthodontics 1982; 81(2): p93-98

Effects of Ultrasonic Instrumentation with Different Scaler-Tip Angulations on the Shear Bond Strength and Bond Failure Mode of Metallic Orthodontic Brackets
A. Bonetti, S. I. Parenti, D.R. Ippolito, M.R. Gatto & C. Luigi  in Korean Journal of Orthodontics 2014; 44(01): p44-49

Effects of an Air Powder Polishing System on Orthodontically Bracketed and Banded Teeth
C. M. Barnes, C. M. Russel, L. R. Gerbo, B. R. Wells & D. W. Barnes in American Journal of Orthodontic and Dentofacial Orthopedics 1990; 97(1): p74-81 

Effect of Glycine Powder Air-Polishing on the Gingiva
Petersilka et al. in Clin Periodontol. 2008

In-vitro Study of Surface Changes in Fixed Orthodontic Appliances Following Air Polishing with ClinproTM Prophy and AIRFLOW®
W. Benedict, V. Shervin & D. Dieter in Journal of Orofacial Orthopedics 2009; 70: p371-384

A Clinical Comparison of the Efficacy and Efficiency of Two Professional Prophylaxis Procedures in Orthodontic Patients
L. Ramaglia, L. Sbordone, R. N. Ciaglia, A. Barone & R. Martina in European Journal of Orthodontics 1999; 21: p423-428

Tooth Surface Comparison After Air Polishing and Rubber Cup: A Scanning Electron Microscopy
S. Camboni & M. Donnet in Journal of Clinical Dentistry 2016; 27(1): p13-18

A Systematic Review on the Patient Perception of Periodontal Treatment Using Air Polishing Devices
J. Bühler, M. Amato, R. Weiger & C. Walter in International Journal of Dental Hygiene 2016; 14(1): p4-14

Cleansing Orthodontic Brackets with Air-Powder Polishing: Effects on Frictional Force and Degree of Debris
S. Leite Bdos, N.C. Fagundes, M.L. Aragón, C.G. Dias & D. Normando in
Dental Press J Orthod. 2016; 21(4): p60-65

In Vitro Tooth Cleaning Efficacy of Electric Toothbrushes Around Brackets
M. Schaetzle, B. Sener, P.R. Schmidlin, T. Imfeld & T. Attin in European Journal of Orthodontics 2010; 32(5)

Pain Perception During Debridement of Hypersensitive Teeth Elicited by Two Ultrasonic Scalers
S. Müller, H. Huber, G. Goebel, G. Wimmer & I. Kapferer-Seebacher in Clinical Oral Investigations 2017; 21(5): p1559-1564

Oral Hygiene and Dietary Habits in Adolescents with Fixed Orthodontic Appliances: A Cross-Sectional Study

A. Azaripour et al. in The journal of contemporary dental practice 2016; 17(3): p179-183

PERIOFLOW® on Natural Teeth

Randomized Controlled Trial Assessing Efficacy and Safety of Glycine Powder Air Polishing in Moderate-to-Deep Periodontal Pockets
T. F. Flemmig, D. Arushanov, D. Daubert, M. Rothen, G. Mueller & B. G. Leroux in Journal of Periodontology 2012; 83(4): p444-452

Subgingival Air-Polishing with Erythritol During Periodontal Maintenance
R. Muller, J. Moene, A. Cancela, A. Mombelli in Journal of Clinical Periodontology 2014; 41(9): p883-889

A Biofilm Pocket Model to Evaluate Different Non-Surgical Periodontal Treatment Modalities in Terms of Biofilm Removal and Reformation, Surface Alterations and Attachment of Periodontal Ligament Fibroblasts

T.T. Hägi, S. Klemensberger, R. Bereiter, S. Nietzsche, R. Cosgarea, S. Flury, A. Lussi, A. Sculean & S. Eick in PLoS One 2015 ; 10(6): e0131056

Clinical Outcomes Following Subgingival Application of a Novel Erythritol Powder by Means of Air Polishing in Supportive Periodontal Therapy: A Randomized, Controlled Clinical Study

T.T. Hägi, P. Hofmänner, G.E. Salvi, C.A. Ramseier & A. Sculean in Quintessence International 2013; 44(10): p753-761

Subgingival Plaque Removal Using a New Air-Polishing Device
R. Moëne, F. Décaillet, E. Andersen & A. Mombelli in Journal of
Periodontology 2010; 81(1): p79-88

The Effects of Erythritol Air-Polishing Powder on Microbiologic and Clinical Outcomes During Supportive Periodontal Therapy: Six Month Results of a Randomized Controlled Clinical Trial
TT. Hägi, P. Hofmänner, S. Eick, M. Donnet, GE. Salvi, A. Sculean &
CA. Ramseier in Quintessence International 2015; 46(1): p31-41

Subgingival Debridement of Periodontal Pockets by Air Polishing in Comparison with Ultrasonic Instrumentation During Maintenance Therapy
JL. Wennström, G. Dahlén & P. Ramberg in Journal of Clinical
Periodontology 2011; 38(9): p820-827

Preservation of Root Cementum: A Comparative Evaluation of Power-Driven Versus Hand Instruments
E. Bozbay, F. Dominici, AY. Gokbuget, S. Cintan, L. Guida, M.S.
Aydin, A. Mariotti & A. Pilloni in International Journal of Dental
Hygiene 2016; 16(2): p202-209

Consensus Conference - A Paradigm Shift in Mechanical Biofilm Management? Subgingival Air Polishing: A New Way to Improve Mechanical Biofilm Management in the Dental Practice
A. Sculean, KD. Bastendorf, C. Becker, B. Bush, J. Einwag, C. Lanoway, U. Platzer, P. Schmage, B. Schoeneich, C. Walter, JL. Wennström & TF. Flemmig in Quintessence International 2013; 44(7): p475-477

Full Mouth-Erythritol Powder Air Polishing Therapy (FM-EPAPT): Paradigm Shift
M. Mensi, E. Scotti & A. Sordillo in Parodontologia 2016; 32(1)

Clinical and Microbiological Study About Efficacy of Air-Polishing and Scaling and Root-Planing
Y. Keon-Il, P. Do-Young, K. Byung-Ock & Y. Sang-Joun in International Journal of Oral Biology 2015; 40(2): p93-101

Consensus Conference - Findings on Supragingival and Subgingival Air Polishing
C.M. Cobb, D.M. Daubert, K. Davis, J. Deming, TF. Flemmig, A. Pattison, J.F. Roulet & R.V. Stambaugh in Compendium of Continuing Education in Dentistry 2017

Comparative Evaluation of the Efficacy of Glycine Powder Air Polishing with Scaling and Root Planing and with Fluoride Prophypase as an Adjunctive to Surgical Periodontal Therapy - A Clinical Study
A. Sharma, MM. Nair, M. Achom, C. Pal, M. Sethi & N. Sharmain Journal of Dental Specialities 2018; 6(2): p140-144

Maintenance Therapy for Teeth and Implants
A. Mombelli in Periodontol 2019; 79(1): p190-199

PERIOFLOW® on Implants

Non-Surgical Treatment of Peri-Implantitis Using an Air-Abrasive Device or Mechanical Debridement and Local Application of Chlorhexidine: A Prospective, Randomized, Controlled Clinical Study
N. Sahm, J. Becker, T. Santel & F. Schwarz in Journal of Clinical Periodontology 2011; 38(9): p872-878

Treatment of Peri-Implantitis Using ER:YAG Laser or an Air-Abrasive Device: A Randomized Clinical Trial
S. Renvert, C. Lindahl, A.M. Roos Jansaker & G.R. Persson in Journal of Clinical Periodontology 2011; 38(1): p65-73

Treatment of Peri-Implantitits Using an Air Polishing Device with Erythritol Powder or Mechanical Debridement: A Randomized, Controlled Split Mouth Clinical Study
L. Nastri, G. Miraldi & R. Ripoli in Clinical Oral Implants Research 2014; 25(10)

In Vitro Cleaning Potential of Three Implant Debridement Methods - Simulation of the Non-Surgical Approach
V. Ronay, A. Merlini, T. Attin, PR. Schmidlin, P. Sahrmann in Clinical Oral Implants Research 2016; 28(2): p151-155

Effect of Glycine Powder Air-Polishing as an Adjunct in the Treatment of Peri-Implant Mucositis: A Pilot Clinical Trial
J. Ji Y, Z.H. Tang, R. Wang, J. Cao, C.F. Cao, L.J. Jin in Clinical Oral Implants Research 2015; 25(6): p683-689

Treatment Of Peri-Implant Mucositis Using A Glycine Powder Air-Polishing Or Ultrasonic Device: A Randomized Clinical Trial
C. Riben-Grundstrom, O. Norderyd, U. Andre, S. Renvert in Journal of Clinical Periodontology 2015; 42(5): p462-469

Non-Surgical Treatment of Peri-Implantitits Using an Air-Abrasive Device or Mechanical Debridement and Local Application of Chlorhexidine. Twelve Month Follow-Up of a Prospective, Randomized, Controlled Clinical Study
G. John, N. Sahm, J. Becker & F. Schwarz in Clinical Oral Investigations 2015; 19(8): p1807-1814

Efficacy Of Air Polishing For The Non-Surgical Treatment Of Peri-Implant Diseases: A Systematic Review
F. Schwarz, K. Becker, S. Renvert in Journal of Clinical Periodontology 2015; 42(10): p951-959

Air-Abrasive Debridement with Glycine Powder Versus Manual Debridement and Chlorhexidine Administration for the Maintenance of Peri-Implant Health Status: A Six-Month Randomized Clinical Trial
S.M. Lupi, M. Granati, A. Butera, V. Collesano, R. Rodriguez & Y.
Baena in International Journal of Dentistry Hygiene 2017; 15(4): p287-294

The Effect of Glycine-Powder Air-Flow and Hand Instrumentation on Peri-Implant Soft Tissues: A Split Mouth Pilot Study
F. Mussano, S. Rovasio, G. Schierano, I. Baldi & S. Carossa in The International Journal of Prosthodontics 2013; 26(1): p42-44

Parameters that Improve Cleaning Efficiency of Subgingival Air Polishing on Titanium Implant Surfaces - An In Vitro Study
C.S. Tastepe, X. Lin, M. Donnet, D. Wismeijer & Y. Liu in Journal of Periodontology 2017; 88(4): p407-414

Microbiologic Results After Non-Surgical Erbium-Doped: Yttrium, Aluminium, And Garnet Laser Or Air-Abrasive Treatment Of Peri-Implantitis: A Randomized Clinical Trial
GR. Persson, AM. Roos-Jansåker, C. Lindahl, S. Renvert in Journal of Periodontology 2011; Sep;82(9): p1267-1278

Anti-Infective Therapy Of Peri-Implantitis With Adjunctive Local Drug Delivery Or Photodynamic Therapy: 12-Month Outcomes Of A Randomized Controlled Clinical Trial
M. Bassetti, D. Schär, B. Wicki, S. Eick, CA. Ramseier, NB. Arweiler, A. Sculean, GE. Salvi in Clinical Oral Implants Research 2014; Mar;25(3): p279-287

Emphyseme Sous-Cutane Apres Traitement Non Chirurgigal d'une Peri-Implantite par Aero-Polissage (Systeme AIR-FLOW)
M. Bassetti, R. Bassetti, A. Sculean & GE. Salvi in Swiss Dental Journal 2014; 124: p7-8

In Vitro Comparison of the Efficacy of Peri-Implantitis Treatments on the Removal and Recolonization of Streptococcus Gordonii Biofilm on Titatanium Disks
S. Toma, C. Behets, MC. Brecx & JF. Lasserre in Materials 2018; 11(12)

Non-Surgical Therapy For Peri-Implant Diseases: A Systematic Review
F. Suárez-López del Amo, SH. Yu, HL. Wang in International Journal of Oral & Maxillofacial Implants 2016; 7(3):e13

A New Multiple Anti-Infective Non-Surgical Therapy in the Treatment of Peri-Implantitis: A Case Series
M. Mensi, E. Scotti, S. Calza, A. Pilloni, MG. Grusovin & C.
Mongardini in International Minerva Stomatologica 2017; 66(6): p255-66

Management of Peri-Implant Mucositis and Peri-Implantitis
E. Figuero, F. Graziani, I. Sanz, D. Herrera & M. Sanz in International Periodontology 2014; 66(1): p255-273

Adjunctive Glycine Powder Air-Polishing For The Treatment Of Peri-Implant Mucositis: An Observational Clinical Trial
F. De Siena, S. Corbella, S. Taschieri, M. Del Fabbro, L. Francetti in International Journal of Dental Hygiene 2015; 13(3): p170-176

Comparison of Two Different Techniques Used for the Maintenance of Peri-Implant Soft Tissue Health: A Pilot Randomized Clinical Trial
L. Al Ghazal, J. O’Sullivan, N. Claffey & I. Polyzois in Acta Odontologica Scandinavica 2017; 75(7): p542-549

PIEZON® PS on Natural Teeth

Full-Mouth Ultrasonic Debridement versus Quadrant Scaling and Root Planing as an Initial Approach in the Treatment of Chronic Periodontitis
JL. Wennström, C. Tomasi, A. Bertelle, E. Dellasega in Journal of Clinical Periodontology 2005; 32(8): p851-859

Subgingival Debridement of Periodontal Pockets by Air Polishing in Comparison with Ultrasonic Instrumentation during Maintenance Therapy
JL. Wennström, G. Dahlén, P. Ramberg in Journal of Clinical Periodontology 2011; 38(9): p820-827

Subgingival Air-Polishing with Erythritol During Periodontal Maintenance
R. Muller, J. Moene, A. Cancela, A. Mombelli in Journal of Clinical Periodontology 2014; 41(9): p883-889

Effects of Two Different Methods of Non-Surgical Periodontal Therapy on Patient Perception of Pain and Quality of Life: A Randomized Controlled Clinical Trian
M. Aslund, J. Suvan, DR. Moles, F. D’Aiuto & MS. Tonetti in Journal of Periodontology 2008; 79(6): p1031-1040

Pilot Study on the Clinical and Microbiological Effect of Subgingival Glycine Powder Air Polishing Using a Cannulalike Jet
K. Kargas, L. Tsalikis, D. Sakellari, G. Menexes, A. Konstantinidis in International Journal of Dental Hygiene 2014; 13(3): p161-169

CRA - Clinical Research Associates
Clinical Newsletter June 1998

Calculus Removal of Various Ultrasonic Driven Devices with Univeral Tips
P. Schmage, B. Blochberger, I. Nergiz, P. Pfeiffer & U. Platzer in Universitat Hamburg 2011

Penetration Depths with an Ultrasonic Mini Insert Compared with a Conventional Curette in Patients with Periodontitis and in Periodontal Maintenance

D.S. Barendregt, U. Van der Velden, M.F. Timmerman & F. Van der Weijden in Journal of Clinical Periodontology 2008, 35(1)

Patients' Perception of Pain During Ultrasonic Debridement: A Comparison Between Piezoelectric and Magnetostrictive Scalers
K.A. Muhney & P.C. Dechow in J Dent Hyg. 2010; 84(4): p185-189

Subjective Intensity of Pain during Ultrasonic Supragingival Calculus Removal
A. Braun, S. Jepsen, F. Krause in Journal of Clinical Periodontology 2007; 34: p668-672

Preservation of Root Cementum: A Comparative Evaluation of Power-Driven Versus Hand Instruments

E. Bozbay, F. Dominici , Y. Gokbuget, S. Cintan, L. Guida, M.S. Aydin, A. Mariotti & A. Pilloni in International Journal of Dental Hygiene 2016; 16(2): p202-209

Roughness and Loss of Substance of Tooth Surfaces After Biofilm Removal with Different Processing Methods
M. Haas, M. Koller & B. Arefnia in Die Assistentin 2019; 03/18: p22-25

Substance Loss and Root Surface Structure Effected by 10 Deep Scaling Instrument
P. Schmage, Y. Schultz, U. Platzer, S. Maisch & I. Nergiz in Universitat Hamburg; No. 2959 EuroPerio

Comparison of Root Substance Removal by Magnetostrictive and Piezoelectric Ultrasonic and Sonic Scalers In Vitro
T.F. Flemming, G.J. Petersilka, A. Mehl, R. Hickel & B. Klaiber in Periodontology 1997;

The Comparison of the Effects of Three Types of Piezoeletric Ultrasonic Tips and Air Polishing System on the Filling Materials: An In Vitro Study
T. Arabaci, YC. Içek, M. Özgöz, VC. Anakçi, CFC. Anakçi, A. Eltas in International Journal of Dental Hygiene 2007; 5(4): p205-210