Title: New perspectives in non-surgical periodontal treatment
Objective: this review aims to gather current knowledge from the literature regarding perspectives in non-surgical periodontal treatment.
Articles: scientific articles restricted to the time period between 2017 and 2022, published in English, Portuguese, Spanish and/or French, in universal electronic databases such as PubMed, The Cochrane Library, Lilacs, ScienceDirect, BMC Public Health and Google Scholar.
Keywords used for the search: terms such as (“non-surgical periodontal treatment” OR “periodontal treatment”) AND (“scaling” OR “root planning” OR “adjuvants” OR “LASER” OR “probiotics” OR “antibiotics ”). Specific medical concepts and their synonyms (MeSH) shall also be used.
Abstract: maximum 250 words
Bibliography: according to the American Psychological Association (APA), 7th edition.
(Top and bottom margins: 2.5 centimeters;
Left and right margins: 3.0 cm;
Body of the text: Times New Roman, size 12)