Carranza's Clinical Periodontology / Edition 10

Carranza's Clinical Periodontology / Edition 10

by Michael G. Newman, Henry Takei, Perry R. Klokkevold, Fermin A. Carranza

ISBN-10: 141602400X

ISBN-13: 9781416024002

Pub. Date: 07/28/2006

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Unsurpassed in its authority and scope, the 10th edition of the most widely used periodontics text has been revised to include the most up-to-date information on new technology and emerging concepts. Published for the first time in full-color, and containing a new section on evidence-based decision-making, new chapters, scores of new illustrations, and exclusive


Unsurpassed in its authority and scope, the 10th edition of the most widely used periodontics text has been revised to include the most up-to-date information on new technology and emerging concepts. Published for the first time in full-color, and containing a new section on evidence-based decision-making, new chapters, scores of new illustrations, and exclusive special features like Science Transfer information boxes, this edition reinforces its reputation as the text with the best coverage of periodontology available.

• Comprehensive coverage provides readers with information on the entire spectrum of periodontics in a single volume
• Unique approach combining evidence-based decision-making, science transfer, and classification/nomenclature gives readers an efficient and decisive introduction to material
• Chapter outlines at the start of chapters highlight important topics at a glance
• Extensive references direct readers to the most current resources available for additional research

• 6 chapters covering Oral Malodor, Host Modulation Agents, Recent Advances in Implant Surgical Technology, Levels of Clinical Significance, Diagnostic Imaging for the Implant Patient and Periodontal Treatment in Practice
• 16 completely revised/rewritten chapters bring forth the latest cutting-edge information on dozens of periodontal topics
• Section on Evidence-Based Decision-Making provides readers with an in-depth introduction to evidence-based decision-making, accessing evidence, and implementing evidence-based decisions in clinical practice
• Science Transfer boxes with commentary from leading periodontists appear in every chapter to provide scientific basis for clinical procedures
• Over 2,300 full-color illustrations and pictures provide readers with color accurate images for easier comprehension of specific conditions and treatments

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Table of Contents

The Historical Background of Periodontology

Part 1: Evidence-Based Decision Making

Ch. 1: Introduction to Evidence-Based Decision Making

Ch. 2: Assessing Evidence

Ch 3: Implementing Evidence-Based Decisions in Clinical Practice

Part 2: The Normal Periodontium

Ch 4: The Gingiva

Ch 5: The Tooth-Supporting Structures

Ch 6: Aging and the Periodontium

Part 3: Classification and Epidemiology of Periodontal Diseases

Ch 7: Classification of Diseases and Conditions Affecting the Periodontium

Ch 8: Epidemiology of Gingival and Periodontal Diseases

Part 4: Etiology of Periodontal Diseases

Ch 9: Microbiology of Periodontal Diseases

Ch 10: The Role of Dental Calculus and Other Predisposing Factors

Ch 11: Genetic Factors Associated with Periodontal Disease

Ch 12: Immunity and Inflammation: Basic Concepts

Ch 13: Microbial Interactions with the Host in Periodontal Diseases

Ch 14: Smoking and Periodontal Disease

Ch 15: Molecular Biology of the Host-microbe Interaction in Periodontal Diseases: Selected Topics: Molecular Signaling Aspects of Pathogen-mediated Bone Destruction in Periodontal Diseases

Ch 16: Host Modulation

Part 5: Relationship Between Periodontal Disease and Systemic Health

Ch 17: Influence of Systemic Disease, Disorders and Stress on the Periodontium

Ch 18: Periodontal Medicine: Impact of Periodontal Infection on Systemic Health

Ch 19: Oral Malodor

Part 6: Periodontal Pathology

Section I: Gingival Disease

Ch 20: Defense Mechanisms of the Gingiva

Ch 21: Gingival Inflammation

Ch 22: Clinical Features of Gingivitis

Ch 23: Gingival Enlargement

Ch 24: Acute Gingival Infections

Ch 25: Gingival Diseases in Childhood

Ch 26: Desquamative Gingivitis

Section II: Periodontal Disease

Ch 27: The Periodontal Pocket

Ch 28: Bone Loss and Patterns of Bone Destruction

Ch 29: Periodontal Response to External Forces

Ch 30: Masticatory System Disorders

Ch 31: Chronic Periodontitis

Ch 32: Necrotizing Ulcerative Periodontitis

Ch 33: Aggressive Periodontitis

Ch 34: Pathology and Management of Periodontal Problems in Patients with HIV Infection

Part 7: Treatment of Periodontal Disease

Section I: Diagnosis, Prognosis and Treatment Plan

Ch 35: Clinical Diagnosis

Ch 36: Radiographic Aids in the Diagnosis of Periodontal Disease

Ch 37: Advanced Diagnostic Techniques

Ch 38: Risk Assessment

Ch 39: Levels of Clinical Significance

Ch 40: Determination of Prognosis

Ch 41: The Treatment Plan

Ch 42: Rationale for Periodontal Treatment

Ch 43: Periodontal Therapy in the Female Patient

Ch 44: Periodontal Treatment of Medically Compromised Patients

Ch 45: Periodontal Treatment for Older Adults

Ch 46: Treatment of Aggressive and Atypical Forms of Periodontitis

Section II: Treatment of Periodontal Emergencies

Ch 47: Treatment of Acute Gingival Disease

Ch 48: Treatment of the Periodontal Abscess

Section III: Non-Surgical Therapy

Ch 49: Phase I Periodontal Therapy

Ch 50: Plaque Control for the Periodontal Patient

Ch 51: Scaling and Root Planing

Ch 52: Chemotherapeutic Agents

Ch 53: Host Modulation Agents

Ch 54: Sonic and Ultrasonic Instrumentation

Ch 55: Supragingival and Subgingival Irrigation

Ch 57: The Adjunctive Role of Orthodontic Therapy

Ch 58: The Periodontic-Endodontic Continuum

Section IV: Surgical Therapy

Ch 59: Phase II Periodontal Therapy

Ch 60: General Principles of Periodontal Surgery

Ch 61: Surgical Anatomy of the Periodontium and Related Structures

Ch 62: Gingival Surgical Techniques

Ch 63: Treatment of Gingival Enlargement

Ch 64: The Periodontal Flap

Ch 65: The Flap Technique for Pocket Therapy

Ch 66: Resective Osseous Surgery

Ch 67: Reconstructive Periodontal Surgery

Ch 68: Furcation: Involvement and Treatment

Ch 69: Periodontal Plastic and Esthetic Surgery

Ch 70: Recent Advances in Surgical Technology

Section V: Periodontal-Restorative Interrelationships

Ch 71: Preparation of the Periodontium for Restorative Dentistry

Ch 72: Restorative Interrelationships

Part 8: Oral Implantology

Ch 73: Biological Aspects of Oral Implants

Ch 74: Clinical Aspects and Evaluation of the Implant Patient

Ch 75: Diagnostic Imaging for the Implant Patient

Ch 76: Standard Implant Surgical Procedures

Ch 77: Localized Bone Augmentation and Implant Site Development

Ch 78: Advanced Implant Surgical Procedures

Ch 79: Recent Advances in Implant Surgical Technology

Ch 80: Biomechanics, Treatment Planning and Prosthetic Considerations

Ch 81: Implant-Related Complications and Failures

Part 9: Periodontal Maintenance

Ch 82: Supportive Periodontal Treatment

Ch 83: Results of Periodontal Treatment

Part 10: Ethics, Legal and Practical Matters in the Management of Periodontal Patients

Ch 84: Dental Ethics

Ch 85: Legal Principles - Jurisprudence

Ch 86: Dental Insurance and Managed Care in Periodontal Practice

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