Is there a relationship between rheumatoid arthritis and periodontal disease?

@article{Mercado2000IsTA,
  title={Is there a relationship between rheumatoid arthritis and periodontal disease?},
  author={Flavia E Mercado and Roderick I Marshall and Alexander C Klestov and P Mark Bartold},
  journal={Journal of clinical periodontology},
  year={2000},
  volume={27 4},
  pages={267-72}
}
AIM The aim of this study was to determine whether there is a relationship between disease experience of rheumatoid arthritis and periodontal disease. METHODS 1,412 individuals attending the University of Queensland's School of Dentistry were assessed for the prevalence of periodontal disease and rheumatoid arthritis. Analysis of data obtained from a self-reported health questionnaire and dental records was carried out and included: number of individuals referred for advanced periodontal care… CONTINUE READING

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