Visceral fat area-defined obesity and periodontitis among Koreans.

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AIM Although the association of periodontitis with body mass index (BMI)-defined obesity has been studied, it remains controversial. Hence, this study aims to determine whether the obesity is associated with periodontitis among Koreans and to determine the most significant indicator of the obesity on the link. MATERIALS AND METHODS From the Sihwa-Banwol… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1600-051X.2009.01515.x

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@article{Han2010VisceralFA, title={Visceral fat area-defined obesity and periodontitis among Koreans.}, author={Dong-Hun Han and Sin-Ye Lim and Bo-Cheng Sun and Do-myung Paek and Hyun-Duck Kim}, journal={Journal of clinical periodontology}, year={2010}, volume={37 2}, pages={172-9} }