The Periodontal Ligament in Health and Disease

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780815106951
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Publication date: 8/1/1995
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 448

Table of Contents

Ch. 1 Cells of the Periodontal Ligament 9
Ch. 2 Structural Organisation of the Fibres of the Periodontal Ligament 35
Ch. 3 The Biochemistry of the Fibres of the Periodontal Ligament 55
Ch. 4 The Ground Substance of the Periodontal Ligament 83
Ch. 5 The Morphology of the Vasculature of the Periodontal Ligament 107
Ch. 6 The Physiology of the Vasculature of the Periodontal Ligament 121
Ch. 7 The Innervation of the Periodontal Ligament 133
Ch. 8 Development of the Periodontal Ligament 161
Ch. 9 Periodontal Ligament and Physiological Tooth Movements 183
Ch. 10 The Effects of External Forces on the Periodontal Ligament 215
Ch. 11 The Histological Responses of the Periodontal Ligament to Horizontal Orthodontic Loads 243
Ch. 12 Cell Biology Associated With Orthodontic Tooth Movement 259
Ch. 13 Developmental Anomalies and Periodontal Diseases 279
Ch. 14 Infection and the Periodontal Ligament 293
Ch. 15 Trauma and the Periodontal Ligament 315
Ch. 16 Periodontal Ligament Healing 341
Ch. 17 Neoplastic Involvement of the Periodontal Ligament 351
Ch. 18 Periodontal Ligament Features in Blood and Lymphoreticular Disorders 365
Ch. 19 Periodontal cysts 391
Ch. 20 Soft Connective Tissue Disorders and the Periodontal Ligament 409
Ch. 21 The Effects of Hormones and Nutritional Factors on the Periodontal Ligament 417
Index 433
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