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ea0032p415 | Diabetes | ECE2013

Association between type 1 diabetes and oral health status

Poplawska-Kita Anna , Siewko Katarzyna , Szpak Piotr , Krol Beata , Telejko Beata , Mysliwiec Janusz , Stokowska Wanda , Gorska Maria , Szelachowska Malgorzata

Aims: We assessed periodontal status in patients with type 1 diabetes and healthy individuals in relation to their glycemic control, smoking, and inflammatory biomarkers.Methods: Periodontal status was examined in 107 patients with type 1 diabetes and 40 controls, using oral hygiene index (OHI), community periodontal index (CPI) and teeth number. CPI values of 0–2 and 3–4 were classified as non-periodontitis and periodontitis respectively. Bloo...