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dc.titlePREDICTING PATIENTS’ TREATMENT RESPONSE TO NON SURGICAL PERIODONTAL TREATMENT WITH SUBGINGIVAL LIPOPOLYSACCHARIDE: A PROSPECTIVE PILOT STUDY
dc.contributor.authorOH FENG JUN BRYAN
dc.date.accessioned2022-06-28T02:38:40Z
dc.date.available2022-06-28T02:38:40Z
dc.date.issued2022-02-17
dc.identifier.citationOH FENG JUN BRYAN (2022-02-17). PREDICTING PATIENTS’ TREATMENT RESPONSE TO NON SURGICAL PERIODONTAL TREATMENT WITH SUBGINGIVAL LIPOPOLYSACCHARIDE: A PROSPECTIVE PILOT STUDY. ScholarBank@NUS Repository.
dc.identifier.urihttps://scholarbank.nus.edu.sg/handle/10635/227458
dc.description.abstractLipopolysaccharide (LPS) is a key virulence factor of gram-negative bacteria and it has been implicated in the pathogenesis of periodontitis. Current clinical parameters such as periodontal probing depth (PPD) or full-mouth bleeding score (FMBS) may not accurately predict the treatment response after non-surgical periodontal therapy (NSPT) due to their inherent limitations. This study aims to evaluate if the amounts of LPS in subgingival plaque can be used to predict treatment outcome at a patient level. Lipopolysaccharide (LPS) is a key virulence factor of gram-negative bacteria and it has been implicated in the pathogenesis of periodontitis. Current clinical parameters such as periodontal probing depth (PPD) or full-mouth bleeding score (FMBS) may not accurately predict the treatment response after non-surgical periodontal therapy (NSPT) due to their inherent limitations. This study aims to evaluate if the amounts of LPS in subgingival plaque can be used to predict treatment outcome at a patient level. Lipopolysaccharide (LPS) is a key virulence factor of gram-negative bacteria and it has been implicated in the pathogenesis of periodontitis. Current clinical parameters such as periodontal probing depth (PPD) or full-mouth bleeding score (FMBS) may not accurately predict the treatment response after non-surgical periodontal therapy (NSPT) due to their inherent limitations. This study aims to evaluate if the amounts of LPS in subgingival plaque can be used to predict treatment outcome at a patient level. Lipopolysaccharide (LPS) is a key virulence factor of gram-negative bacteria and it has been implicated in the pathogenesis of periodontitis. Current clinical parameters such as periodontal probing depth (PPD) or full-mouth bleeding score (FMBS) may not accurately predict the treatment response after non-surgical periodontal therapy (NSPT) due to their inherent limitations. This study aims to evaluate if the amounts of LPS in subgingival plaque can be used to predict treatment outcome at a patient level. Lipopolysaccharide (LPS) is a key virulence factor of gram-negative bacteria and it has been implicated in the pathogenesis of periodontitis. Current clinical parameters such as periodontal probing depth (PPD) or full-mouth bleeding score (FMBS) may not accurately predict the treatment response after non-surgical periodontal therapy (NSPT) due to their inherent limitations. This study aims to evaluate if the amounts of LPS in subgingival plaque can be used to predict treatment outcome at a patient level. Lipopolysaccharide (LPS) is a key virulence factor of gram-negative bacteria and it has been implicated in the pathogenesis of periodontitis. Current clinical parameters such as periodontal probing depth (PPD) or full-mouth bleeding score (FMBS) may not accurately predict the treatment response after non-surgical periodontal therapy (NSPT) due to their inherent limitations. This study aims to evaluate if the amounts of LPS in subgingival plaque can be used to predict treatment outcome at a patient level.
dc.typeThesis
dc.contributor.departmentDENTISTRY
dc.contributor.supervisorTAN KAI SOO
dc.description.degreeMaster's
dc.description.degreeconferredMASTER OF DENTAL SURGERY
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