Presenter: Trisha O'Hehir, RDH
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Localized 5mm pockets that don?t heal after instrumentation are not uncommon in the hygienist?s daily schedule. These interproximal bleeding sites provide for very stressful clinical days. Traditionally, this topic brings up discussions about instrumentation, however hygienists are already instrumentation experts. We will investigate the causes of inflammation and bleeding, which will surprise you. Achieving patient behavior change is the challenge, specifically with daily interproximal biofilm control and reduced sugar consumption. Toss the floss and help the patient make the plan.