Fundamentals of Periodontal Instrumentation and Advanced Root Instrumentation / Edition 7

Fundamentals of Periodontal Instrumentation and Advanced Root Instrumentation / Edition 7

by Jill S Nield-Gehrig
     
 

The seventh edition of Peridontal Instrumentationand Advanced Root Instrumentation continues in the tradition of bringing faculty and students everything they need to understand instrumentation and put knowledge into practice. Taking a highly visual, step-by-step approach, this title is an easy-to-use guide to learning this crucial component of dental

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The seventh edition of Peridontal Instrumentationand Advanced Root Instrumentation continues in the tradition of bringing faculty and students everything they need to understand instrumentation and put knowledge into practice. Taking a highly visual, step-by-step approach, this title is an easy-to-use guide to learning this crucial component of dental hygiene. No other text offers such an array of features and topics, all presented by one of the most well-known authors in the dental hygiene field.

This new edition combines a focus on currency, with updated content to reflect new technologies and regulations in this field, as well as coupling the text with the robust and valuable ancillaries you have come to expect from Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins' dental hygiene products.

Covering all necessary topics, this edition also features detailed information on:
--Design and use of advanced periodontal instruments
--Advanced instrumentation techniques
--Instrumentation of dental implants
--Ultrasonic instrumentation with modern precision-thin instrument tips
-- Modifications to “standard” techniques: hyper-extended joints, standing to work on patient that cannot be placed in a supine (flat) position --Air polishing

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781609133313
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
02/28/2012
Edition description:
Seventh
Pages:
752
Sales rank:
159,689
Product dimensions:
9.20(w) x 10.80(h) x 1.30(d)

Table of Contents

Module 1Mathematical Principles and Anatomic Descriptors1
Module 2Principles of Positioning9
Module 3Instrument Grasp49
Module 4Mirror and Finger Rests in Anterior Sextants65
Module 5Mirror and Finger Rests in Mandibular Posterior Sextants105
Module 6Mirror and Finger Rests in Maxillary Posterior Sextants127
Module 7Instrument Design and Classification149
Module 8Adaptation and Angulation167
Module 9Activation, Pivot, and Handle Roll185
Module 10Instrumentation Strokes199
Module 11Calibrated Periodontal Probes and Basic Probing Technique217
Module 12Explorers243
Module 13Concepts in Periodontal Debridement275
Module 14Sickle Scalers285
Module 15Universal Curets307
Module 16Area-Specific Curets333
Module 17Periodontal Files361
Module 18Instrumentation Strategies and Patient Cases375
Module 19Problem Identification: Difficulties in Instrumentation395
Module 20Instrument Sharpening403
Module 21Advanced Probing Techniques441
Module 22Instruments for Advanced Root Debridement471
Module 23Advanced Techniques for Root Surface Debridement509
Module 24Ultrasonic and Sonic Instrumentation539
Module 25Debridement of Dental Implants587
Module 26Cosmetic Polishing Procedures597
Glossary617
Index629

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