volume 10, issue 6, P1165 2021
DOI: 10.3390/jcm10061165
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Yoshiaki Nomura, Toshiya Morozumi, Atsushi Saito, Atsutoshi Yoshimura, Erika Kakuta, Fumihiko Suzuki, Fusanori Nishimura, Hideki Takai, Hiroaki Kobayashi, Kazuyuki Noguchi, Keiso Takahashi, Koichi Tabeta, Makoto Umeda, Masato Minabe et al.

Abstract: Periodontal disease is a chronic inflammatory disease of the periodontal tissue. The periodontal inflamed surface area (PISA) is a proposed index for quantifying the inflammatory burden resulting from periodontitis lesions. This study aimed to investigate longitudinal changes in the periodontal status as evaluated by the PISA following the active periodontal treatment. To elucidate the prognostic factors of PISA, mixed-effect modeling was performed for clinical parameters, tooth-type, and levels of periodontal…

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