“The relationship between diabetes and periodontitis has been well established. As other variables, such as obesity, are introduced into the equation this relationship becomes more dynamic and complex. In this excellent review, Dr. Ryder highlights some key aspects and definitions in this area. Because new information is constantly surfacing, clinicians need to stay current on the scientific literature to be able to provide optimal care. As the epidemic of obesity and diabetes escalates, so will the role of the dental clinician in overall patient care,” Dr. Peter Cabrera, Team Lead (DentalProductsReport.com).
Please read the full article for more information: Diabetes and the Periodontal Patient: What You Should Know About the Relationship Between These Two Conditions.