Their sexual function was assessed using the International Index of Erectile Function and their gum health using the plaque index, bleeding on probing, probing depth and clinical attachment level.
What does PI stand for?
PI stands for Plaque Index (oral hygiene)
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- Plant Information (real-time software products such as SCADA)
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This was followed by recording of Silness and Loe plaque index [Silness and Loe, 1964].
The plaque index was higher among patients who had died, 0.
After examination and being matched for disease status, plaque index, age and gender, participants were assigned to either a control or test group.
Patients with either a coronary artery calcium Agatston score greater than zero or a carotid plaque index score of at least 1, or both, were considered to have atherosclerosis.
A baseline examination was performed in which the Silness and Loe Plaque Index (PI), the Muhlemann and Son Sulcus Bleeding Index (SBI), and the amount of gingival crevicular fluid (GCF) were recorded using the Periotron 6,000 on teeth 16, 12, 24, 36, 32, and 44.
Pre-operative (baseline) and post-operative (24 weeks) clinical recordings like plaque Index (PI), gingival index (GI) recession depth (RD), probing depth (PD), Percentage of recession coverage (RC) and clinical attachment level (CAL) were assessed in both groups.