Fundamentals of Periodontal Instrumentation and Advanced Root Instrumentation / Edition 5

Fundamentals of Periodontal Instrumentation and Advanced Root Instrumentation / Edition 5

by Jill S. Nield-Gehrig
     
 

This instructional guide to periodontal instrumentation takes students from the basic skills, patient positioning, intraoral finger rests, and basic instrumentation, all the way to advanced techniques, assessment of periodontal patients and instrumentation of multirooted teeth, root concavities, and furcation areas. The Fifth Edition retains the features that made

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Overview

This instructional guide to periodontal instrumentation takes students from the basic skills, patient positioning, intraoral finger rests, and basic instrumentation, all the way to advanced techniques, assessment of periodontal patients and instrumentation of multirooted teeth, root concavities, and furcation areas. The Fifth Edition retains the features that made this the market leading textbook on periodontal instrumentation and adds new features designed to facilitate learning and teaching, such as critical thinking activities, patient cases, learning objectives, and a glossary of instrumentation terms.

A faculty resource CD-ROM includes an image bank, test bank, instructor's guide, teaching tips, and skill evaluation forms.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781746069
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
01/01/2004
Edition description:
Fifth Edition
Pages:
640
Product dimensions:
8.38(w) x 10.88(h) x (d)

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Table of Contents

PART 1: BASIC SKILLS
Module 1: Mathematical Principles & Anatomic Descriptors
Module 2: Principles of Positioning
Module 3: Instrument Grasp
Module 4: Mirror and Finger Rests in Anterior Sextants
Module 5: Mirror and Finger Rests in Mandibular Posterior Sextants
Module 6: Mirror and Finger Rests in Maxillary Posterior Sextants
Module 7: Instrument Design and Classification

PART 2: ELEMENTS OF THE INSTRUMENT STROKE
Module 8: Adaptation and Angulation
Module 9: Activation, Pivot, and Handle Roll
Module 10: Instrumentation Strokes

PART 3: PATIENT ASSESSMENT
Module 11: Calibrated Periodontal Probes and Basic Probing Technique
Module 12: Explorers

PART 4: DEBRIDEMENT WITH HAND-ACTIVATED INSTRUMENTS
Module 13: Concepts in Periodontal Debridement
Module 14: Sickle Scalers
Module 15: Universal Curets
Module 16: Area-Specific Curets
Module 17: Periodontal Files
Module 18: Instrumentation Strategies and Patient Cases
Module 19: Problem Identification: Difficulties in Instrumentation
Module 20: Instrument Sharpening

PART 5: ADVANCED INSTRUMENTATION TECHNIQUES
Module 21: Advanced Probing Technique
Module 22: Instruments for Advanced Root Debridement
Module 23: Advanced Techniques for Root Surface Debridement
Module 24: Ultrasonic and Sonic Instrumentation
Module 25: Debridement of Dental Implants

PART 6: SUPPLEMENTARY INSTRUMENTATION
Module 26: Cosmetic Polishing Procedures

GLOSSARY
INDEX

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