Clinical and Serologic Markers of Periodontal Infection and Chronic Kidney Disease

@inproceedings{Fisher2008ClinicalAS,
  title={Clinical and Serologic Markers of Periodontal Infection and Chronic Kidney Disease},
  author={Monica Fisher and George W. Taylor and Panos N Papapanou and Monzur Murshed and Sara M. Debanne},
  year={2008}
}
Background: Chronic kidney disease and its concomitant sequelae represent a major public health problem. Recent data suggest periodontal infection contributes to chronic kidney disease.Methods: This United States population–based study of 4,053 adults ≥40 years of age investigated the association between chronic kidney disease and clinical measures and serologic markers of periodontal infection. Chronic kidney disease was defined as moderate-to-severe reduction of kidney function with… CONTINUE READING

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