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How can dental hygienists remember periodontal pocket measurements without writing them down?

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Dr. Jeffrey Bassman
Dentistry 46 years experience
I am sure recorded: I am sure that the measurements are being recorded, either manually, on computer or there are some programs where the instrument doing the measuring senses the reading and records. Need to have a record to compare on subsequent visits and protocol.

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