TITLE

Periodontitis: A risk factor to respiratory diseases

AUTHOR(S)
Saini, Rajiv; Saini, Santosh; Sharma, Sugandha
PUB. DATE
July 2010
SOURCE
Lung India;Jul-Sep2010, Vol. 27 Issue 3, p189
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses research on the risk factor of periodontitis to respiratory diseases. It mentions that lesions of oral cavity have an impact to the quality of life of patients who have respiratory diseases. It suggests that periodontitis should be treated should be treated immediately to minimize the risk for systemic infections and diseases.
ACCESSION #
53290988

 

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