Heart Diseases

This information sheet aims to update dental professionals with the latest facts about the relationship between cardiovascular diseases and periodontal disease.

Cardiovascular (heart) diseases are the leading cause of mortality in Australians accounting to over 16% of total deaths in 2007. There has been a growing body of research on the association between periodontal disease and cardiovascular diseases carried out in the recent past.

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Multiple copies of patient pamphlets are available for ordering via the University of Adelaide Online Shop.

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