Is obesity associated with healing after non-surgical periodontal therapy? A local vs. systemic evaluation


Duzagac E., Cifcibasi E., Erdem M. G., Karabey V., Kasali K., Badur S., ...More

JOURNAL OF PERIODONTAL RESEARCH, vol.51, no.5, pp.604-612, 2016 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 51 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/jre.12340
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF PERIODONTAL RESEARCH
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.604-612
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Background: We aimed to detect the role of obesity on the healing response to periodontal therapy in terms of serum lipids, C-reactive protein (CRP) and both serum and gingival crevicular fluid adipocytokines.