DOI: 10.1590/1678-7757-2019-0248
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Abstract: Effect of periodontal treatment in patients with periodontitis and diabetes: systematic review and meta-analysis The evidence is inconclusive regarding the effect of periodontal treatment on glycemic control and systemic inflammation in patients with type 2 diabetes (T2D) and periodontitis Objective: To evaluate the effect of scaling and root planing (SRP) on the metabolic control and systemic inflammation of patients with type 2 diabetes (T2D). Methodology: A literature search was conducted using the MEDLINE …

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