What is clinical significance?

Academic Article


  • This paper summarizes the clinical trial designs for therapies to reverse probing depth or control the progression of periodontitis, therapies to be used as an adjunct to scaling and root planning, as well as regenerative therapies. The approach to statistical significance is summarized and compared to clinical significance.
  • Published In


  • Clinical Trials as Topic, Dental Scaling, Humans, Periodontal Diseases, Periodontal Pocket, Periodontitis, Research Design, Root Planing
  • Author List

  • Jeffcoat M
  • Start Page

  • 30
  • End Page

  • 32
  • Volume

  • 29 Suppl 2