Evidence is Weak that the Use of Tissue Regenerative Membranes may Improve Class II Molar Furcation Defects Over Open-Flap Debridement Alone

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Abstract

Article Title and Bibliographic Information

Treatment of class II molar furcation involvement: meta-analysis of reentry results.

Article Title and Bibliographic Information

Kinaia BM, Steiger J, Neely AL, Shah M, Bhola M.

Article Title and Bibliographic Information

J Periodontol 2011;82:413–428.

Reviewer

Debora Matthews, DDS, Diploma in Periodontics, MSc, FICD

Purpose/Question

To determine the efficacy of various treatment modalities for class II furcation involvement in molars, as measured during reentry surgery

Source of Funding

Information not available

Type of Study/Design

Systematic review with meta-analysis of data

Level of Evidence

Level 2: Limited-quality, patient-oriented evidence

Strength of Recommendation Grade

Grade B: Inconsistent or limited-quality patient-oriented evidence

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