Effect of inflammation in the periodontium in early old age on mortality at 21-year follow-up

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Kirsten Avlund, Kirsten Schultz-Larsen, Ulla Krustrup, Niels Christiansen, Poul Holm-Pedersen

To analyze whether inflammatory processes in the periodontium in early old age are related to subsequent mortality during 21 years of follow-up in a nondisabled 70-year-old population.
Original languageEnglish
JournalJournal of the American Geriatrics Society
Volume57
Issue number7
Pages (from-to)1206-12
Number of pages7
ISSN0002-8614
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jul 2009

    Research areas

  • Aged, Chi-Square Distribution, DMF Index, Denmark, Female, Follow-Up Studies, Health Status Indicators, Humans, Longitudinal Studies, Male, Periodontitis, Periodontium, Proportional Hazards Models, Risk Factors

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