BMC Oral Health 2022 Jun 26;22(1):256. Epub 2022 Jun 26.
Service de Chirurgie Orale, Department of Oral Surgery, CHU Nîmes, CHRU de Nîmes - Hôpital Universitaire Carémeau, University of Montpellier, Place du Professeur Debré, 30029, Nîmes Cedex 9, France.
Background: Although wisdom-tooth extraction is a routine intervention, the postoperative period remains marked by local inflammation classically manifesting as pain, edema and trismus. Furthermore, there is no consensus on the best operative techniques, particularly for the mucosal closure stage on impacted mandibular wisdom teeth.
Methods: This parallel, randomized, non-blinded study compared pain following removal of impacted third molars, with and without sutures. Read More