TITLE

The effect of a periodontal intervention on cardiovascular risk markers in Indigenous Australians with periodontal disease: the PerioCardio study

PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
BMC Public Health;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p729
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a PerioCardio study conducted on examining the effect of a periodontal intervention on cardiovascular risk markers in Indigenous Australians with periodontal disease. It determines the effects of periodontal treatment on changes in measures of vascular health and inflammation. It highlights the methods employed in conducting the study. It reports that the effectiveness of an intervention is aimed at improving periodontal and cardiovascular health.
ACCESSION #
67070707

 

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