Diabetes Mellitus and Periodontitis – Signs of a Bidirectional Relationship

Diabetes Mellitus and Periodontitis – Signs of a Bidirectional Relationship

October 30, 2013 at 11:25 PM 0 comments

Pınar Gümüş, Nurcan Buduneli Department of Periodontology, School of Dentistry, Ege University, İzmir, Turkey Disclosure: No potential conflict of interest. Received: 15.05.13 Accepted: 30.10.13 Citation: EMJ Diabet. 2013;1:30-36. Abstract Periodontitis is a multifactorial, irreversible and cumulative condition, initiated and propagated by bacteria and host factors. The multifactorial nature of periodontitisRead More

Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring and Circadian Rhythm of Blood Pressure in Diabetes Mellitus

Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring and Circadian Rhythm of Blood Pressure in Diabetes Mellitus

October 28, 2013 at 11:53 PM 0 comments

Elena Matteucci, Ottavio Giampietro Dietology Unit, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Pisa University, Italy Disclosure: No potential conflict of interest. Received: 03.09.13 Accepted: 28.10.13 Citation: EMJ Diabet. 2013;1:38-43. Abstract Systolic and diastolic blood pressures display a circadian rhythmicity that can be assessed by 24-hour ambulatory blood pressure monitoring andRead More