The Impact of Smoking Status on Antioxidant Enzyme Activity and Malondialdehyde Levels in Chronic Periodontitis


Tonguc M. O., ÖZTÜRK Ö., Sutcu R., Ceyhan B. M., Kilinc G., Sonmez Y., ...More

JOURNAL OF PERIODONTOLOGY, vol.82, no.9, pp.1320-1328, 2011 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 82 Issue: 9
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.1902/jop.2011.100618
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF PERIODONTOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1320-1328
  • Keywords: Antioxidants, oxidative stress, periodontitis, smoking, GINGIVAL CREVICULAR FLUID, SUPEROXIDE-DISMUTASE ACTIVITY, LIPID-PEROXIDATION LEVELS, TOTAL OXIDANT STATUS, OXIDATIVE STRESS, GLUTATHIONE-PEROXIDASE, CIGARETTE-SMOKE, TOBACCO SMOKING, CAPACITY, SALIVA
  • Süleyman Demirel University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Background: The aim of this study is to investigate the impact of smoking status on the systemic and local superoxide dismutase (SOD), glutathione peroxidase (GSH-Px), and catalase (CAT) activities and malondialdehyde (MDA) levels in subjects with chronic periodontitis (CP).