Comprehensive Periodontics for the Dental Hygienist / Edition 1

Comprehensive Periodontics for the Dental Hygienist / Edition 1

by Mea A. Weinberg, Cheryl Westphal, Milton Palat, Stuart J. Froum
     
 

ISBN-10: 0838515541

ISBN-13: 9780838515549

Pub. Date: 10/26/2000

Publisher: Prentice Hall

Enhanced with color imagery, and an interactive CD-ROM, Comprehensive Periodontics for the Dental Hygienist 2nd Edition remains focused on the fundamental principles of therapy and pathogenesis. Through clinical applications it simplifies the complexities of the disease process and provides clear links back to practical aspects of therapy - all the time supported by…  See more details below

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Enhanced with color imagery, and an interactive CD-ROM, Comprehensive Periodontics for the Dental Hygienist 2nd Edition remains focused on the fundamental principles of therapy and pathogenesis. Through clinical applications it simplifies the complexities of the disease process and provides clear links back to practical aspects of therapy - all the time supported by evidence-based learning.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780838515549
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
10/26/2000
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
627
Product dimensions:
8.04(w) x 9.92(h) x 0.93(d)

Table of Contents

Pt. IThe periodontal diseases : introduction and background1
1Anatomy of the periodontal structures : the healthy state3
2Classification of the periodontal diseases31
3Epidemiology of the periodontal diseases39
4Dental biofilms : microbiology of the periodontal diseases63
5Local contributory risk factors for the periodontal diseases79
6Periodontal medicine93
7Bacteria-host response : inflammatory and immunology fundamentals109
8Histopathogenesis of the periodontal diseases125
Pt. IIThe periodontal diseases : classification133
9The gingival lesion135
10The periodontitis lesion149
11Necrotizing periodontal diseases163
12The occlusal lesion171
13Abscesses of the periodontium195
Pt. IIIThe periodontal diseases : the assessment phase201
14Dental hygiene process of care for the periodontal patient203
15Patient history209
16Clinical examination : extraoral/intraoral examination and dental evaluation215
17Clinical examination : gingival assessment229
18Clinical examination : periodontal assessment243
19Radiographic assessment273
20Advances in detecting and monitoring the periodontal diseases295
Pt. IVPeriodontal diseases : treatment planning, implementation, and evaluation phase307
21Problem/evidence-based treatment planning309
22Oral hygiene self-care337
23Topical drug delivery systems : oral rinses and irrigation383
24Systemic and local drug delivery systems : systemic antibiotics, local drug devices, and enzyme suppression therapy399
25Healing after nonsurgical periodontal therapy419
26Principles of periodontal surgery : gingivectomy, osseous resection, and periodontal plastic surgery437
27Principles of periodontal surgery : periodontal regeneration467
28Implantology482
29Periodontal emergencies513
30Periodontal management of medically compromised patients521
31Periodontal maintenance therapy543

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