Clinical Guide to Periodontics

Author: Murray Schwartz,Ira B. Lamster,James Burke Fine

Publisher: Saunders

ISBN: 9780721648231

Category: Medical

Page: 214

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Presents accepted basic principles and techniques for the management of periodontal diseases and the specific instructions for the correct execution of the procedures likely to be performed in the office of a general practitioner. Coverage includes periodontal diseases, history-taking, examination, scaling and root planing and temporary splinting. Also included is a quick-reference table for the management of the medically compromised patient.

Guide to periodontics

Author: W. M. M. Jenkins,C. J. Allan,C. J. Allan (BDS, FDS, RCPS.)

Publisher: John Wright


Category: Medical

Page: 250

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Contemporary Periodontal Surgery

An Illustrated Guide to the Art Behind the Science

Author: Geoffrey Bateman,Shuva Saha,Iain Leslie Chapple

Publisher: Quintessence Publishing Company

ISBN: 9781850971238

Category: Medical

Page: 191

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The authors explore the techniques of dental surgery.

Textbook of Periodontics

Author: Shalu Bathla

Publisher: JP Medical Ltd

ISBN: 9386261731

Category: Medical

Page: 818

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Periodontology is the study of the supporting structures of teeth (gums, bones and cement-like substance that hold the teeth, and the periodontal ligament); and the diagnosis and treatment of diseases and conditions that affect them. This textbook is a complete guide to periodontology for dental students. Divided into twelve sections, the book begins with explanations of normal periodontium, classification and epidemiology, aetiology, and pathology of gingival and periodontal diseases. The following sections cover diagnosis and both surgical and non-surgical treatment methods. A complete chapter is dedicated to implantology and the interdisciplinary link between periodontics and other subspecialties is explained in detail. Each topic is enhanced by colour-coded boxes highlighting key points, viva voce questions, and suggested further reading as well as high quality clinical photographs, diagrams and tables. Key Points Complete guide to periodontology for dental students Covers surgical and non-surgical treatments, including implantology Each topic enhanced by colour-coded boxes highlighting key points Features viva voce questions, photographs, diagrams and tables, and suggestions for further reading

A Clinician's Guide to Systemic Effects of Periodontal Diseases

Author: Ronald G. Craig,Angela R. Kamer

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 3662496992

Category: Medical

Page: 124

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A Clinician’s Guide to Systemic Effects of Periodontal Diseases will serve as an ideal, easy-to-use reference for the practicing health professional. It summarizes the latest research on the systemic effects of periodontal diseases, discusses how the results of this research will impact on clinical practice, and aims to help the clinician to answer questions that may be posed by patients, medical colleagues, and the media. A central theme is the contribution of periodontal diseases to systemic inflammation but other mechanisms, such as systemic dissemination of oral pathogens, are also covered. A collaborative approach involving noted investigators in each field and medical colleagues ensures that all chapters are of clinical relevance from both a dental and a medical perspective. The book is also visually engaging, with numerous summary figures and graphics, bullet point tables, and highlight boxes identifying the most clinically significant points.

Understanding Periodontitis

A Comprehensive Guide to Periodontal Disease for Dentists, Dental Hygienists and Dental Patients

Author: Dr. Nkem Obiechina

Publisher: Author House

ISBN: 146344611X

Category: Medical

Page: 104

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Periodontitis is the number one cause of tooth loss in the United States for adults thirty years and older. Periodontal disease affects over seventy-five to eighty percent of adults, and more recently has been found to have major implications for systemic health especially for patients with diabetes and high blood pressure. The goal of Understanding Periodontitis is to give a review on categories of periodontitis, as well as provide a detailed informative resource on diagnosing, categorizing and treating periodontitis. By utilizing illustrations as well as actual pictures of various procedures, it works well also as an interactive informative hand book that dentists, hygienists, as well as dental patients alike will benefit from to better understand periodontal disease.

Practical Periodontics

Author: Ken A. Eaton,Philip Ower

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0702043575

Category: Periodontal disease

Page: 357

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Practical Periodontics comes with a website containing updates to the book; the interactive video programme 'Assessing the Periodontium', by Peter Heasman and Philip Preshaw, University of Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK; over 400 MCQs (which can be used under test conditions or simply as practice); and case studies with detailed notes, referral letters, and educational videos. Covering the essentials of periodontics in an accessible, easy-to-read manner, Practical Periodontics - an exciting new volume from Elsevier - examines all aspects of the speciality which range from the aetiology of periodontal disease through to diagnosis and treatment planning, non-surgical and surgical disease management and the interface of periodontics with other disciplines. Fully referenced and evidence-based throughout, readers will learn about macro- and microanatomy, host-response and susceptibility, the role of biofilms and systemic and local risk factors. Classification and assessment and the relationship of periodontitis with systemic disease are also explored. Chapters also examine instrumentation, the use of antibiotics, the assessment of treatment outcomes and the use of supportive periodontal therapy. Richly illustrated and in full colour throughout, each chapter of the book offers a set of clear learning objectives and contains useful 'key point boxes' to highlight essential facts, practical tips and common pitfalls. Prepared by experts of international renown, this brand new volume - which comes with an ASSOCIATED WEBSITE containing videos, self-assessment questions and case studies - will be ideal for all undergraduate students of dentistry, oral hygiene and therapy as well as practicing clinicians.

Atlas of Cosmetic and Reconstructive Periodontal Surgery

Author: Edward S. Cohen

Publisher: PMPH-USA

ISBN: 9781550092677

Category: Medical

Page: 457

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Newly updated, this third edition is ideal as both a clinical reference and as a training tool for professionals and students. Six new chapters cover anatomic problems, implants, sinus lift, anterior cosmetic surgery, ridge flap and guided tissue regeneration for root coverage. Many procedures are updated to reflect current trends in periodontology. More than 1400 illustrations complement this comprehensive text.

Practical Periodontal Diagnosis and Treatment Planning

Author: Serge Dibart

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118710673

Category: Medical

Page: 188

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Practical Periodontal Diagnosis and Treatment Planning offers its readers a step-by-step guide to diagnosing and planning treatment for periodontal patients through the latest evidence-based protocols. It summarizes the available scientific evidence for efficacy and effectiveness and links it to everyday clinical practice in a concise, user-friendly manner. Practical Periodontal Diagnosis and Treatment Planning begins with the basics of periodontal diagnosis, following the latest classification by the AAP. Modifiable and non-modifiable risk factors are assessed in detail, emphasizing the treatment planning intricacies associated with each one. The book discusses all presentations of periodontal disease ranging from gingivitis to aggressive periodontitis, highlighting topics such as occlusion, scaling and root planning. The full range of treatment modalities are also presented, providing practical instruction for osseous resective surgery, regenerative and supportive periodontal therapy, and dental implant complication management. Designed to improve and expand the reader’s repertoire of clinical skills, Practical Periodontal Diagnosis and Treatment Planning provides comprehensive coverage of this core part of periodontal training in a concise, highly illustrated, step-by-step format.

Foundations of Periodontics for the Dental Hygienist

Author: Jill Shiffer Nield-Gehrig,Donald E. Willmann

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9780781784870

Category: Medical

Page: 518

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Accompanying CD-ROM contains ... "full-color versions of the clinical photographs and comprehensive simulated patient cases from the book."--P. [4] of cover.

Practical Periodontal Plastic Surgery

Author: Serge Dibart

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118985486

Category: Medical

Page: 176

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Practical Periodontal Plastic Surgery, Second Edition builds on the success of the first edition to provide the qualified and trainee periodontist with an essential guide to the clinical requirements and step-by-step procedures of periodontal plastic surgery. Features additional clinical photographs to illustrate procedures Brings together periodontal and plastic surgery expertise Retains the popular step-by-step format for quick and clear reference

Periodontics & Restorative Maintenance

A Clinical Atlas

Author: Naoshi Sato

Publisher: Quintessence Publishing Company

ISBN: 9781850971948

Category: Medical

Page: 496

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From the author of the highly successful Periodontal Surgery: A Clinical Atlas comes another lavishly illustrated, comprehensive book on an important aspect of periodontics-periodontal maintenance therapy. Topics such as the role of maintenance therapy in periodontal therapy, long-term success-oriented selection of treatment methods, successful regeneration of bone defects, restoration and maintenance of periodontal tissue health, and approaches to potential complications in maintenance are covered in individual chapters of the book. Each chapter begins with a discussion of its subject matter, which includes explanations of current terminology and comprehensive reviews of the periodontal literature as well as numerous illustrations, tables, and diagrams. Every chapter concludes with a presentation of relevant case studies-some with more than 25 years of follow-up - to demonstrate the clinical applications of the topic at hand. An exceptional resource for current information on periodontal maintenance therapy for general dentists as well as specialists and researchers in periodontology.

Peri-Implant Therapy for the Dental Hygienist

Clinical Guide to Maintenance and Disease Complications

Author: Susan S. Wingrove

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118646908

Category: Medical

Page: 212

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Peri-Implant Therapy for the Dental Hygienist is a comprehensive guide for implant history, prosthetic designs, and patient selection including oral systemic health and risk assessment. The text also discusses pre-surgical procedures, communicating with patients about implant dentistry, in-office maintenance protocols, plus new innovative home-care options to ensure success of the implant and overall health of the patient. An essential tool for dental hygienists to prepare to take on this very important challenge in the profession, Peri-Implant Therapy for the Dental Hygienist is a valuable resource for the entire dental team.

Esthetic Soft Tissue Management of Teeth and Implants

Author: Andre P. Saadoun

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118301137

Category: Medical

Page: 192

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This book offers a step-by-step guide to success in periodontics and implant dentistry, helping clinicians to create a natural and esthetically pleasing smile for their patients. Starting with a general discussion of facial esthetics and analyzing the dento-gingival constituents of the smile, the book goes on to consider the impact of these on people's quality of life. Subsequent chapters focus on specific esthetic treatments such as crown lengthening procedures, gingival recession coverage with connective tissue grafts or periodontal regenerative material and soft tissue management for natural teeth and implants.


Author: Herbert F. Wolf,Klaus H. Rateitschak

Publisher: George Thieme Verlag

ISBN: 9780865779020

Category: Medical

Page: 532

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Here is the new edition of Periodontology. This classic, completely rewritten and updated, incorporates the newest, exciting findings in scientific research in a comprehensive, illustrated, and practical overview. With an emphasis on combining the most advanced theoretical and clinical concepts, both scientific discovery and clinical value become immediately accessible in this didactic book.

The Chairside Instructor

A Visual Guide to Case Presentations

Author: American Dental Association

Publisher: American Dental Association

ISBN: 1941807739

Category: Medical

Page: 58

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With over 250 full-color photos, this book is ideal for teaching students of dentistry, hygiene, and assisting to communicate with patients or as a patient education resource. 48 prevention and treatment topics including hygiene; anatomy; x-rays; perio; decay; crowns, bridges, dentures, root canals, orthodontics; cosmetic treatments; TMJ; and more.