Comparative Analysis of the Blood Flow Values of Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Presenting with Chronic Periodontitis, Patients with Chronic Periodontitis Only and Healthy Individuals


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Develioglu H., Ozdemir H., Bostanci V.

WEST INDIAN MEDICAL JOURNAL, cilt.63, ss.359-363, 2014 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 63 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2014
  • Doi Numarası: 10.7727/wimj.2013.174
  • Dergi Adı: WEST INDIAN MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.359-363

Özet

Objectives: Laser Doppler flowmetry (LDF) is a non-invasive technique used for various reasons in medicine and dentistry. There are many reports of vascular and microcirculatory changes in patients with diabetes mellitus. The aim of the study was to assess the gingival blood flow (GBF) measurements in patients with chronic periodontitis (Group 1), patients with chronic periodontitis and Type 2 diabetes mellitus (Group 2) and healthy controls (Group 3).