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Carranza's Clinical Periodontology - Elsevier eBook on VitalSource (Retail Access Card), 12th Edition

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The most definitive and widely used periodontology text for both the classroom and clinical practice, Carranza's Clinical Periodontology, 12th Edition includes the most current periodontal information – from basic science and fundamental procedures to the latest advanced techniques in reconstructive, esthetic, and implant therapy. Written by leading experts Michael Newman, Henry Takei, Perry Klokkevold, and Fermin Carranza, along with a pool of international contributors, this text not only shows how to perform periodontal procedures, it describes how to best manage the outcomes and explains the evidence supporting each treatment. Covering all the information found on the National Board Exams in the US, this edition is a perfect choice for dental education programs and students. The Expert Consult website includes the entire, fully searchable contents of the ebook, as well as a wealth of resources including a periodontal pathology atlas, videos, animations, case reports, PowerPoints, and more.

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 "This book is an excellent resource for clinicians of all levels – from dental students to periodontal specialists." Reviewed by British Dental Journal, Apr 2015

  • Comprehensive coverage describes all aspects of periodontics in a single volume, including periodontal pathology, the etiology of periodontal diseases, the relationship between periodontal disease and systemic health, treatment of periodontal diseases, oral implantology, supportive treatment, and ethics, legal, and practical matters.
  • Problem-solving, scenario-based learning opportunities use well-documented case reports to help you learn both basic and advanced procedures and techniques.
  • 'Speed to competence' is enhanced with access to print, online, and mobile platforms.
  • A unique approach combines evidence-based decision-making, science transfer, and classification/nomenclature throughout every chapter.
  • A one-of-a-kind Genetic Factors and Periodontal Disease chapter examines the role of genetic factors in gum disease.
  • In-depth information serves as an excellent foundation in preparing for the National Board Dental Exam.
  • Coverage of the latest advances includes the emerging link between periodontal disease and systemic health.
  • Full-color illustrations depict the newest developments in surgical technology.
  • A new Multidisciplinary Approach to Dental and Periodontal Problems chapter discusses the importance of collaborative care in the practice of periodontics.
  • Etiology of Periodontal Diseases (Part 4) provides a more comprehensive background in periodontal anatomy, physiology, and pathogenesis.

1. Historical Background of Periodontology

Part 1: The Normal Periodontium

2. Anatomy of the Periodontium

3. Aging and the Periodontium

Part 2: Classification and Epidemiology of Periodontal Diseases

4. Classification of Diseases and Conditions Affecting the Periodontium

5. Epidemiology of Gingival and Periodontal Diseases

Part 3: Periodontal Pathology

Section 1: Gingival Diseases

6. Defense Mechanisms of the Gingiva

7. Gingival Inflammation

8. Clinical Features of Gingivitis

9. Gingival Enlargement

10. Acute Gingival Infections

11. Gingival Diseases in Childhood

12. Desquamative Gingivitis

Section 2: Periodontal Diseases

13. The Periodontal Pocket

14. Bone Loss and Patterns of Bone Destruction

15. Periodontal Response to External Forces

16. Chronic Periodontitis

17. Necrotizing Ulcerative Periodontitis

18. Aggressive Periodontitis

19. Pathology and Management of Periodontal Problems in Patients with HIV Infection

Section 3: Masticatory System Disorders

20. Masticatory System Disorders

Part 4: Etiology of Periodontal Diseases

21. Periodontal Pathogenesis new!

22. The Role of Dental Calculus and Other Predisposing Factors

23. Microbiology of Periodontal Disease

24. Genetic Factors and Periodontal Disease

25. Molecular Biology of Host-Bacterial Interactions  NEW!

26. Smoking and Periodontal Disease

Part 5: Relationship Between Periodontal Diseases and Systemic Health

27. Influence of Systemic Disorders on the Periodontium

28. Impact of Periodontal Infection on Systemic Health

29. Oral Malodor

Part 6: Treatment of Periodontal Diseases

Section 1: Diagnosis, Prognosis and Treatment Plan

30. Clinical Diagnosis

31. Radiographic Aids in the Diagnosis of Periodontal Diseases

32. Clinical Risk Assessment

33. Determination of Prognosis

34. Treatment Plan

35. Rationale for Periodontal Treatment

36. Levels of Clinical Significance

37. Periodontal Treatment of Medically Compromised Patients

38. Periodontal Treatment of the Female Patient

39. Periodontal Treatment of Older Adults

40. Treatment of Aggressive and Atypical Forms of Periodontitis

Section 2: Treatment of Periodontal Emergencies

41. Treatment of Acute Gingival Diseases

42. Treatment of the Periodontal Abscess

Section 3: Nonsurgical Therapy

43. Phase 1 Periodontal Therapy

44. Plaque Control for the Periodontal Patient

45. Scaling and Root Planing

46. Sonic and Ultrasonic Instrumentation and Irrigation

47. Antimicrobial Agents

48. Host Modulation

49. Occlusal Evaluation and Therapy

50. Adjunctive Role of Orthodontic Therapy

51. The Periodontic-Endodontic Continuum

Section 4: Surgical Therapy

52. Phase 2 Periodontal Therapy

53. Surgical Anatomy of Periodontal and Implant Areas

54. General Principles of Periodontal Surgery

55. Conscious Sedation  NEW!

56. Gingival Surgical Techniques

57. The Periodontal Flap

58. Treatment of Gingival Enlargement

59. The Flap Technique for Pocket Therapy

60. Resective Osseous Surgery

61. Reconstructive Periodontal Surgery

62. Treatment of Furcation Involvements

63. Plastic and Esthetic Surgery of the Periodontium

64. Technological Advances in Periodontal Surgery

Section 5: Periodontal-Restorative Interrelationships

65. Preparation of the Periodontium for Restorative Dentistry

66. Periodontal-Restorative Interrelationships

67. Multidiscipli

Michael G. Newman, DDS, Professor Emeritus, Section of Periodontics, School of Dentistry, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, Henry Takei, DDS, MS, Distinguished Clinical Professor, Section of Periodontics, Clinical Professor, Section of Periodontics, School of Dentistry, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, Perry R. Klokkevold, DDS, MS, Associate Professor, Section of Periodontics, Program Director, Postgraduate Periodontics Residency, School of Dentistry, University of California, Los Angeles, CA and Fermin A. Carranza, Dr. ODONT, Professor Emeritus, Section of Periodontics, School of Dentistry, University of California, Los Angeles, CA
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