Affiliation: Harvard University
- Does periodontal treatment improve glycemic control in diabetic patients? A meta-analysis of intervention studiesS J Janket
Department of General Dentistry, Boston University, Goldman School of Dental Medicine, 100 East Newton Street, Boston, MA 02118, USA
J Dent Res 84:1154-9. 2005..The weighted average decrease in actual HbA1c level was 0.38% for all studies, 0.66% when restricted to type 2 diabetic patients, and 0.71% if antibiotics were given to them. However, none was statistically significant...