Periodontitis is a disease that affects the supporting tissues of the teeth and is characterised by deepening of periodontal pockets, connective tissue attachment loss and alveolar bone loss. Amaliya explores the factors that might contribute to serious cases of periodontal disease among rural inhabitants in Indonesia who do not receive regular dental care. She herby specifically focuses on the relationship between vitamin C and periodontitis.
Amaliya, Java Project on Periodontal Disease. Periodontal Condition in Relation to Vitamin C, Systemic Conditions and Tooth Loss.
Prof. U. van der Velden
Prof. B.G. Loos
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