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cover image - Periodontics - Elsevier eBook on VitalSource
ISBN: 9780323074230
Page Count: 1008
Imprint: Mosby
List Price: $157.00

Periodontics - Elsevier eBook on VitalSource

by Louis F. Rose, DDS, MD, Brian L. Mealey, DDS, MS, Robert J. Genco, DDS, PhD and D. Walter Cohen, DDS, FACD

Elsevier eBook on VitalSource

cover image - Periodontics - Elsevier eBook on VitalSource
ISBN: 9780323074230
Page Count: 1008
Imprint: Mosby
List Price: $157.00
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This definitive book presents the medical and surgical aspects of periodontics in full color, organized to coincide with topics in the AAP's Vision 2020 Objectives. It offers strong theory and concepts, as well as highly instructive clinical practice applications. The hallmark of this book is that it directs dental diagnosis and treatment toward controlling infection and establishing an oral environment that is conducive to the overall health and well-being of the patient. Interrelationships between oral and systemic health are emphasized throughout, and advanced technologies and techniques such as oral, plastic and reconstructive surgery, and dental implant surgery are key components.
    • All goals and objectives of the American Academy of Periodontology's Vision 2020 program are addressed, highlighting the most up-to-date information on periodontal medicine.
    • Content is organized to coincide with the AAP's Vision 2020 Objectives.
    • Full color illustrations show the tissue colors and provide critical information about diagnosis of disease and assessment of the success or failure of clinical therapy.
    • Information is provided on all forms of nonsurgical and surgical therapies, including dental implant surgery and advanced surgical techniques such as guided bone regeneration, sinus augmentation, and esthetic periodontal surgery.
    • The chapters dealing with mucogingival surgery, resective surgery, and the basic principles of surgery essentially make up a color atlas of periodontal practice.
    • A comprehensive chapter on conscious sedation offers excellent content as an option for patients who want to be "asleep" during involved procedures.
    • Information on when and how to use antibiotics and antimicrobials adds a critical component to the interrelationship between oral and systemic health.
    • No other periodontal reference includes a chapter on electronic dental health records, with highly relevant content as more and more dental practices move toward becoming "paperless" offices.
    • A separate chapter on the role of the dental hygienist in periodontal procedures makes this the perfect reference for in-office education.
    • Information on periodontal instrumentation provides an excellent overview of the instruments that practitioners and their support staff use every day.
  • Part I: Basic Concepts in Periodontal Pathobiology
    1. Anatomy, development, and physiology of the periodontium
    2. Diagnosis and classification of periodontal diseases
    3. Epidemiology and risk factors of periodontal diseases
    4. Microbiology of periodontal diseases
    5. Immuno-inflammatory response in periodontal diseases
    6. Dental plaque and calculus, microbial biofilms, and periodontal diseases
    7. Contributing factors

    Part II: Periodontal Evaluation, Treatment Planning, and Nonsurgical Therapy
    8. Clinical Periodontal Examination
    9. Radiographic Examination
    10. The Electronic Patient Record
    11. Formulating a Periodontal Diagnosis and Prognosis
    12. Acute periodontal conditions
    13. Oral Physiotherapy
    14. Nonsurgical therapy
    15. Periodontal and Dental Implant Maintenance
    16. Locally Acting Chemotherapeutic Agents
    17. Systemic Chemotherapeutic Agents
    18. Role of the Dental Hygienist

    Part III: Surgical Therapy
    19. Conscious Sedation
    20. Principles and Practice of Periodontal Surgery
    21. Periodontal Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
    22. Principles of Periodontal Plastic Microsurgery
    23. Resective Periodontal Surgery
    24. Treatment of Molar Furcations
    25. Periodontal Regeneration and Reconstructive Surgery
    26. Dental Implants in the Periodontally Compromised Dentition

    Part IV: Multidisciplinary Care
    27. Periodontal Prosthesis: Functional Biology, Implantology and Esthetics
    28. Periodontal-Orthodontic Considerations
    29. Occlusion
    30. Periodontal-Endodontic Considerations

    Part V: Periodontal Medicine
    31. Systemic Factors Impacting the Periodontium
    32. Effects of Periodontal Infection on the Systemic Condition
    33. Medications Impacting the Periodontium
    34. Effect of Tobacco Smoking and Alcohol Use on Periodontal Disease
    35. Selected Hard and Soft Tissue Lesions with Periodontal Relevance
    36. Medical and Dental History
    37. Periodontal Treatment of the Medically Compromised Patient
  • Louis F. Rose, DDS, MD, Clinical Professor of Periodontics, School of Dental Medicine, University of Pennsylvania; Professor of Surgery, Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA; Clinical Professor of Periodontics, School of Dental Medicine, New York University, New York, NY; Faculty, Harvard University School of Dental Medicine, Boston, MA, Brian L. Mealey, DDS, MS, Chairman and Program Director, Department of Periodontics, Wilford Hall Medical Center, Lackland Air Force Base; Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Periodontics, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX; Adjunct Associate Professor, Baylor College of Dentistry, Texas A&M University System, Dallas, TX, Robert J. Genco, DDS, PhD, Distinguished Professor and Chair, School of Dental Medicine, Department of Oral Biology, State University of New York, Buffalo, NY and D. Walter Cohen, DDS, FACD, Dean Emeritus and Professor of Periodontics, School of Dental Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
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