Effect of Periodontal Treatment in Renal Transplant Recipients

  title={Effect of Periodontal Treatment in Renal Transplant Recipients},
  author={Ana Pej{\vc}i{\'c} and Vidojko M. Djordjevic and Draginja Kojovi{\'c} and Vesna V Živkovi{\'c} and Ivan Z Mini{\'c} and Dimitrije Mirkovi{\'c} and Mariola R Stojanovic},
  booktitle={Medical principles and practice : international journal of the Kuwait University, Health Science Centre},
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the effect of periodontal treatment on gingival overgrowth in a group of renal transplant patients. SUBJECTS AND METHODS Twenty-five renal transplant recipients receiving immunosuppressive therapy with cyclosporine A (CsA) were randomly assigned to 2 groups. Group 1 (n = 15) included patients who had been specifically referred to a… CONTINUE READING