Beneficial effects of periodontal treatment on metabolic control of hypercholesterolemia


Oz S. G. , Fentoglu O. , Kilicarslan A., Guven G. S. , Tanriover M. D. , Aykac Y., ...More

SOUTHERN MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.100, no.7, pp.686-691, 2007 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 100 Issue: 7
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/smj.0b013e31802fa327
  • Title of Journal : SOUTHERN MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.686-691

Abstract

Background: The authors aimed to evaluate whether local periodontal therapy may influence plasma lipid levels in patients with periodontitis.