Effect of periodontal treatment on lipoproteins levels in plasma in patients with periodontitis.

@article{Peji2011EffectOP,
  title={Effect of periodontal treatment on lipoproteins levels in plasma in patients with periodontitis.},
  author={Ana Pej{\vc}i{\'c} and Ljiljana Kesi{\'c} and Zlata Brki{\'c} and Zoran Pe{\vs}i{\'c} and Dimitrije Mirkovi{\'c}},
  journal={Southern medical journal},
  year={2011},
  volume={104 8},
  pages={547-52}
}
OBJECTIVES Recent epidemiological studies have shown that individuals with periodontitis have a significantly increased risk of developing coronary heart disease. In addition to conventional risk factors, dyslipidemia may be associated with this increased risk. METHODS We measured concentration of lipids in patients with moderate to severe periodontitis… CONTINUE READING