Chapter 18. Treatment of Established Complications: Periodontal Disease

  1. William H. Herman2,
  2. Ann Louise Kinmonth3,
  3. Nicholas J. Wareham4 and
  4. Rhys Williams5
  1. George W. Taylor and
  2. Wenche S. Borgnakke

Published Online: 12 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470682807.ch18

The Evidence Base for Diabetes Care, Second Edition

The Evidence Base for Diabetes Care, Second Edition

How to Cite

Taylor, G. W. and Borgnakke, W. S. (2010) Treatment of Established Complications: Periodontal Disease, in The Evidence Base for Diabetes Care, Second Edition (eds W. H. Herman, A. L. Kinmonth, N. J. Wareham and R. Williams), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470682807.ch18

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Department of Internal Medicine and Epidemiology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA

  2. 3

    General Practice and Primary Care Research Unit, Department of Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK

  3. 4

    MRC Epidemiology Unit, Institute of Metabolic Science, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge, UK

  4. 5

    School of Medicine, Swansea University, Swansea, UK

Author Information

  1. Department of Cariology, Restorative Sciences and Endodontics, University of Michigan School of Dentistry, Ann Arbor, MI, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 12 JAN 2010
  2. Published Print: 19 FEB 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470032749

Online ISBN: 9780470682807



  • treatment of established complications - periodontal disease;
  • diabetes and periodontal diseases - being biologically linked, clinicians assumptions;
  • chronic periodontitis, beginning in adolescence;
  • gingivitis and periodontitis, common periodontal diseases;
  • glycaemic control and periodontal disease;
  • bacterial lipopolysaccharides (LPS);
  • periodontal disease and glycaemic control;
  • end-stage renal disease (ESRD);
  • diabetes, and increased occurrence and progression of periodontitis;
  • AGE–RAGE interaction - inducing oxidant stress and chronic monocytic upregulation


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Diabetes and periodontal disease

  • Glycaemic control and periodontal disease

  • Cellular and molecular dynamics

  • Periodontal disease and glycaemic control

  • Conclusion

  • Acknowledgements

  • References