Effect of nonsurgical periodontal therapy on serum levels of interleukin-1β and interleukin-8 in smokers and nonsmokers with chronic periodontitis

Aim: The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of nonsurgical periodontal therapy on serum levels of interleukin-1β (IL-1β) and interleukin-8 (IL-8) in smokers and nonsmokers with chronic periodontitis before and after scaling and root planing (SRP). Materials and Methods: This was a comparat...

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Main Authors: Steffi Vijayakumar, Elizabeth Koshi, Arun Sadasivan, R S Indhuja, Chitra G Vallabhan
Format: Article
Language:English
Published: Wolters Kluwer Medknow Publications 2020-01-01
Series:Journal of Pharmacy and Bioallied Sciences
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Online Access:http://www.jpbsonline.org/article.asp?issn=0975-7406;year=2020;volume=12;issue=5;spage=313;epage=318;aulast=Vijayakumar