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Prevalence of chronic periodontitis in an obese population: a preliminary study

Khan, Shahrukh, Saub, Roslan, Vaithilingam, Rathna Devi, Safii, Syarida Hasnur, Vethakkan, Shireene Rathna and Baharuddin, Nor Adinar 2015, Prevalence of chronic periodontitis in an obese population: a preliminary study, BMC oral health, vol. 15, no. 1, doi: 10.1186/s12903-015-0098-3.

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Title Prevalence of chronic periodontitis in an obese population: a preliminary study
Author(s) Khan, ShahrukhORCID iD for Khan, Shahrukh orcid.org/0000-0002-6695-4013
Saub, Roslan
Vaithilingam, Rathna Devi
Safii, Syarida Hasnur
Vethakkan, Shireene Rathna
Baharuddin, Nor Adinar
Journal name BMC oral health
Volume number 15
Issue number 1
Article ID 114
Total pages 7
Publisher BioMed Central
Place of publication London, Eng.
Publication date 2015-09-29
ISSN 1472-6831
Keyword(s) Science & Technology
Life Sciences & Biomedicine
Dentistry, Oral Surgery & Medicine
Chronic periodontitis
Obesity
BMI
MENSTRUAL-CYCLE
DENTATE ADULTS
UNITED-STATES
DISEASE
RISK
ASSOCIATION
GINGIVITIS
VISITS
YOUNG
OLDER
Summary Chronic periodontitis (CP) is a global public health issue. Studies have suggested CP could be linked to obesity due to their similar pathophysiological pathway. The aim of this study is to determine the prevalence of CP and to assess the predictors for CP among the obese Malaysian population.
Language eng
DOI 10.1186/s12903-015-0098-3
Indigenous content off
Field of Research 1105 Dentistry
HERDC Research category C1 Refereed article in a scholarly journal
Copyright notice ©2015, Khan et al.
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Persistent URL http://hdl.handle.net/10536/DRO/DU:30129264

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