The effects of periodontal therapy on gingival crevicular fluid matrix metalloproteinase-8, interleukin-6 and prostaglandin E-2 levels in patients with rheumatoid arthritis


Kurgan S., Fentoglu O., Onder C., Serdar M. A. , Eser F., Tatakis D. N. , et al.

JOURNAL OF PERIODONTAL RESEARCH, cilt.51, ss.586-595, 2016 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 51 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2016
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1111/jre.12337
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF PERIODONTAL RESEARCH
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.586-595

Özet

Objective: The aim of this study was to evaluate the effects of non-surgical periodontal therapy on gingival crevicular fluid levels of matrix metalloproteinase-8 (MMP-8), interleukin-6 (IL-6) and prostaglandin E-2 (PGE(2)) in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) with periodontal disease.