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Cupid and the tooth fairy: The link between cardiovascular disease and oral health Volume 10 Issue 5

Geoffrey H. Tofler, Anthony Kull

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Geoffrey H. Tofler

Anthony Kull


The presence of a link between periodontal and cardiovascular disease is supported by epidemiological publications and studies of biological mechanism. Although still unproven, a causal relationship is attractive for several reasons.