The effect of body mass index on blood pressure and heart rate in patients undergoing tooth extraction

Ciğerim L., Feslihan E.

JOURNAL OF ORAL HEALTH AND ORAL EPIDEMIOLOGY, vol.8, no.4, pp.177-182, 2019 (ESCI) identifier


BACKGROUND AND AIM: Alterations in blood pressure (BP) and variability of heart rate (HR) throughout dental procedures were not clearly understood. The aim of this study is to evaluate the effects of body mass index (BMI) on BP and HR in patients undergoing tooth extraction.