Short term effects of periodontal therapy on inflammatory markers in patients with type-2 diabetes


Kara G., Cifcibasi E., Karsidag K., Cintan S.

SAUDI MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.36, no.4, pp.469-476, 2015 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 36 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.15537/smj.2015.4.10380
  • Journal Name: SAUDI MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.469-476
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objectives: To evaluate the influence of periodontal therapy on glycosylated hemoglobin and fasting blood glucose and serum levels of interleukin (IL)-4, IL-6, IL-8, IL-10, and tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-alpha) in chronic periodontitis (CP) patients with type-2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) and in controls.