Full-cycle management of endodontic microsurgery

HUANG Xiangya, CAI Yanling, WEI Xi
2021 口腔疾病防治  
Contemporary endodontic microsurgery has emerged as a significant treatment modality in the retention of teeth with persistent apical periodontitis. This article proposes the concept of the full-cycle clinical management of endodontic microsurgery based on the condition of the patient and tooth, attempting to develop a comprehensive strategy for the examination, treatment and follow-up to save natural teeth. Full-cycle clinical management included preoperative consideration of the general
more » ... ion and surgical site and selection of cases for endodontic microsurgery; intraoperative application of techniques such as lasers, "bone window" technique and targeted endodontic microsurgery to make the surgical approaches more varied and the operation minimally invasive; postoperative outcome assessment according to the history, clinical and radiographic examination; and analysis of the short- and long-term outcomes.
doi:10.12016/j.issn.2096-1456.2021.10.001 doaj:e5261c2f1e8940f38b5094530c46f8c8 fatcat:rzrka42cqbfipinmvn5xsspy3m