Foundations of Periodontics for the Dental Hygienist / Edition 1

Foundations of Periodontics for the Dental Hygienist / Edition 1

by Donald E. Willmann
     
 

ISBN-10: 0781723388

ISBN-13: 9780781723381

Pub. Date: 10/01/2002

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Foundations of Periodontics for the Dental Hygienist teaches the scope of periodontal education to dental hygiene students and places the information in the context of clinical practice. Written by a dental hygiene educator, the book focuses on relevant concerns to dental hygiene students. The author uses an outline format to clearly and succinctly present difficult

Overview

Foundations of Periodontics for the Dental Hygienist teaches the scope of periodontal education to dental hygiene students and places the information in the context of clinical practice. Written by a dental hygiene educator, the book focuses on relevant concerns to dental hygiene students. The author uses an outline format to clearly and succinctly present difficult content, supplemented by copious tables and illustrations. This book also serves as a resource of periodontal information for the practicing hygienist.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781723381
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
10/01/2002
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
480
Product dimensions:
8.00(w) x 10.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

PART 1: THE PERIODONTIUM
Chapter 1: Tissues of the Periodontium in Health
Chapter 2: Microscopic Anatomy of the Periodontium

PART 2: PATHOGENESIS AND ETIOLOGY
Chapter 3: Pathogenesis of Periodontal Disease
Chapter 4: Introduction to Etiology
Chapter 5: Bacterial Etiologic Factors
Chapter 6: Host Response
Chapter 7: Systemic Risk Factors
Chapter 8: Local Environmental Risk Factors

PART 3: DISEASES OF THE PERIODONTIUM
Chapter 9: Classification of Periodontal Diseases and Conditions
Chapter 10: Gingival Diseases
Chapter 11: Periodontitis

PART 4: ASSESSMENT AND PLANNING FOR THERAPY
Chapter 12: Impact of the Medical History on Periodontal Therapy
Chapter 13: Clinical Periodontal Assessment
Chapter 14: Radiographic Analysis
Chapter 15: Decision Making and Treatment Planning
Chapter 16: Evidence-Based Approach to Periodontal Care

PART 5: IMPLEMENTATION OF THERAPY
Chapter 17: Compliance/Communication
Chapter 18: Diet and Nutritional Counseling for Periodontal Disease
Chapter 19: Nonsurgical Periodontal Therapy
Chapter 20: Patient's Role in Nonsurgical Therapy
Chapter 21: Periodontal Surgical Procedures
Chapter 22: Periodontal Maintenance
Chapter 23: Maintenance of the Dental Implant Patient
Chapter 24: Periodontal Emergencies
Chapter 25: Business Concepts

PART 6: APPENDICES
Appendix A: Case Studies
Appendix B: Faculty Resources—Discussion Points
Appendix C: Guidelines for Reading Dental Literature
Appendix D: Periodontal Resources on the Internet

Glossary
Index

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