JOURNAL OF PERIODONTOLOGY, vol.83, no.2, pp.204-210, 2012 (SCI-Expanded)
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JOURNAL OF PERIODONTOLOGY
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
Basic fibroblast growth factor, gingivitis, nitric oxide, psychologic stress, ARGINASE ACTIVITY, BONE LOSS, DISEASE, CELLS, EXPRESSION, INFECTION, SYNTHASE, STRESS, SALIVA, INFLAMMATION
Gazi University Affiliated:
Background: Psycho logic and physical stress is known to be related with periodontal disorders. The objective of this study is to investigate salivary and gingival crevicular fluid (GCF) nitric oxide (NO) metabolism and its association with the periodontal reaction to precompetition anxiety in competitive athletes.