RESEARCH PAPER
Characteristics of prosthetic treatment needs in patients with history of myocardial infarction and in general population based on topographic and occlusomorphological classification of missing teeth
 
More details
Hide details
1
Zakład Chorób Błony Śluzowej i Przyzębia, Warszawski Uniwersytet Medyczny Department of Periodontal and Oral Mucosa Diseases, Medical University of Warsaw
2
Katedra Protetyki Stomatologicznej, Warszawski Uniwersytet Medyczny Chair of Prosthodontics, Medical University of Warsaw
Publish date: 2019-03-12
 
Prosthodontics 2019;69(1):31–44
KEYWORDS
TOPICS
ABSTRACT
Background:
Introduction. The relationship between oral diseases and general health for decades has been the subject of many studies. One of the most frequently discussed subjects is the correlation between periodontitis and cardiovascular diseases. Periodontal diseases are the second most common cause of tooth loss in adults.

Aim:
Aim of the study. The aim of the study was to present the characteristics of prosthetic treatment needs of patients hospitalized with MI and in the general population based on GalasińskaLandsbergerowa and Eichner classifications of tooth loss

Material and methods:
Material and methods. The study group included 151 patients hospitalized in the 1st Department of Cardiology, Medical University of Warsaw, admitted to the ward with MI. The control group included 160 patients, who were selected from the general population.

Results:
Results. The results indicate increased needs of prosthetic treatment in the study group in comparison with the control group, both in view of Galasińska-Landsbergerowa and Eichner classification.

eISSN:2391-601X
ISSN:0033-1783