The effects of non-surgical periodontal therapy on oxidant and anti-oxidant status in smokers with chronic periodontitis

Akpinar A. , Toker H., Ozdemir H., Bostanci V., Aydın H.

ARCHIVES OF ORAL BIOLOGY, vol.58, pp.717-723, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 58
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.archoralbio.2012.11.009
  • Title of Journal : ARCHIVES OF ORAL BIOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.717-723


Aim: The aim of this study was to determine the effect of non-surgical periodontal treatment on gingival crevicular fluid (GCF) and serum oxidant-antioxidant levels in smoking and non-smoking patients with chronic periodontitis.