Endodontic Microbiology / Edition 1

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Overview

Endodontic Microbiology is a major new work on the microbiology and clinical treatment of endodontic pathosis. Composed of contributions from the leading educators and researchers in the field, this authoritative text offers contemporary evidence and scholarship, bringing the science of endodontic microbiology to clinical practice. Endodontic Microbiology emphasizes the importance of the biological sciences to understanding endodontic disease and its effective management.

The book thoroughly examines the expanding and evolving body of knowledge about endodontic microbiology. The topics covered include persistent and resistant microorganisms, virulence factors, and systemic dissemination of endodontic microorganisms. Written by preeminent experts, Endodontic Microbiology summarizes contemporary thought in the field.

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"Overall, this is an excellent work of reference on the importance of microbiology. It is a must for those performing research into endodontic- and dental tissuerelated microbiology." (International Endodontic Journal, December 2010)
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780813826462
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 4/27/2009
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 368
  • Product dimensions: 7.60 (w) x 9.80 (h) x 1.00 (d)

Meet the Author

Ashraf Fouad is a renowned researcher and educator in the field of endodontic microbiology. He has published several of the widely quoted papers in this area in the last few years and has also just started a major, NIH-funded clinical study to investigate the diversity of primary and therapy-resistant endodontic infections, and the predictive value of microbial analysis of the long-term outcome of endodontic treatment. He is Chair of the Department of Endodontics, Prosthodontics and Operative Dentistry at the University of Maryland, where he is also Director of Postgraduate Endodontics.

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Table of Contents

Contributors

Preface

1 Microbial Perspectives in the Twenty-First Century (William Wade).

2 Diagnosis, Epidemiology, and Global Impact of Endodontic Infections (Dag Ørstavik).

3 Microbiology of Caries and Dentinal Tubule Infection (Robert M. Love).

4 Culture-Based Analysis of Endodontic Infections (Gunnar Dahlèn).

5 Molecular Analysis of Endodontic Infections (Josè F. Siqueira, Jr, and Isabela N. Rˆoc¸as).

6 Extraradicular Endodontic Infections (Leif Tronstad).

7 Virulence of Endodontic Bacterial Pathogens (Christine M. Sedgley).

8 Herpesviruses in Endodontic Pathosis (Mohammad Sabeti).

9 Fungi in Endodontic Infections (Bilge Hakan Sen and B. Gúniz Baksi).

10 Management of Aggressive Head and Neck Infections (Domenick P. Coletti and Robert A. Ord).

11 Endodontic Infections and Pain (Anibal Diogenes and Ken M. Hargreaves).

12 Systemic Antibiotics in Endodontic Infections (J. Craig Baumgartner and John R.Smith).

13 Topical Antimicrobials in Endodontic Therapy (Tuomas Waltimo and Matthias Zehnder).

14 Endodontic Infections in Incompletely Developed Teeth (George T.-J. Huang).

15 Prognosis in the Treatment of Teeth with Endodontic Infections (Shimon Friedman).

16 Endodontic Infections and Systemic Disease (Ashraf F. Fouad).

Glossary.

Index.

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