Cited 0 times in

Prognostic Factors of Clinical Outcomes in Endodontic Microsurgery: A Prospective Study

Title
 Prognostic Factors of Clinical Outcomes in Endodontic Microsurgery: A Prospective Study
Authors
 Minju Song; Sahng Gyoon Kim; Euiseong Kim; Baekil Kim; Seung-Jong Lee
Issue Date
2013
Journal Title
 Journal of Endodontics
ISSN
 0099-2399
Citation
 Journal of Endodontics, Vol.39(12) : 1491~1497, 2013
Abstract
INTRODUCTION: This prospective study examined the potential prognostic factors of endodontic microsurgery and compared the predictors of an isolated endodontic lesion with those of both an isolated endodontic lesion and an endodontic-periodontal lesion. METHODS: Data were collected from the Microscope Center of the Department of Conservative Dentistry at the Dental College of Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea, between March 2001 and March 2011. A total number of 584 teeth were included, and all clinical procedures were performed by a single operator (E.K.). The evaluation was performed at least 1 year after surgery. For statistical analysis of the predisposing factors, the chi-square test and logistic regression were performed. RESULTS: Of the 584 cases treated, 431 cases came for recall after a period of at least 12 months. Sex (female), tooth position (anterior), arch type (maxilla), and lesion type (isolated endodontic lesion) were found to have a positive effect on surgical outcome. With regards to isolated endodontic lesions, the tooth position (anterior), arch type (maxilla), and type of restoration (single/splinted crown, short bridge, and removable partial denture abutment) were found to be pure positive predictors. CONCLUSIONS: In endodontic microsurgery, it is likely that preoperative factors, particularly the tooth position and arch type, have a greater influence on the healing outcome than intra- and post-operative factors.
URI
http://ir.ymlib.yonsei.ac.kr/handle/22282913/88495
DOI
10.1016/j.joen.2013.08.026
Appears in Collections:
1. 연구논문 > 2. College of Dentistry > Dept. of Preventive Dentistry
1. 연구논문 > 2. College of Dentistry > Dept. of Conservative Dentistry
Yonsei Authors
사서에게 알리기
  feedback
Link
 http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0099239913007541
Export
RIS (EndNote)
XLS (Excel)
XML

qrcode

Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Browse