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Impact of stage-grade of periodontitis and self-reported symptoms on oral health-related quality of life
Objectives The aim of the study was to investigate the impact of stage-grade of periodontitis and self-reported signs and symptoms on oral health-related quality of life. Methods The diagnosis of periodontitis was based ...
Relationship of periodontitis and edentulism to angiographically diagnosed coronary artery disease: A cross-sectional study
Objective The objective of the study is to examine the connection between oral status and the extent of coronary artery disease (CAD), which is diagnosed by angiography. Background Periodontitis and tooth loss have been ...
Salivary Del-1, IL-17, and LFA-1 levels in periodontal health and disease
Objective and Background Developmental endothelial locus-1 (Del-1), lymphocyte function-associated antigen-1 (LFA-1), and interleukin 17 (IL-17) play critical roles in transendothelial migration of neutrophils in periodontal ...
Effects of a Cyclic NSAID Regimen on Levels of Gingival Crevicular Fluid Prostaglandin E-2 and Interleukin-1 beta: A 6-month Randomized Controlled Clinical Trial
Background: Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) are widely used for inflammation control and pain relief. However, while the adjunct use of NSAIDs is avoided for periodontal therapy because of related side effects, ...
The Effect of Low-Level Laser Therapy As an Adjunct to Non-Surgical Periodontal Treatment on Gingival Crevicular Fluid Levels of Transforming Growth Factor-Beta 1, Tissue Plasminogen Activator And Plasminogen Activator Inhibitor 1 in Smoking and Non-Smoking Chronic Periodontitis Patients: A Split-Mouth, Randomized Control Study
Background and ObjectiveThis study aimed to investigate the effects of low-level laser therapy (LLLT) as an adjunct to scaling and root planing (SRP) on smoking and non-smoking patients with chronic periodontitis. Material ...