Fundamentals of Periodontal Instrumentation

ISBN-10: 0781728606

ISBN-13: 9780781728607

Edition: 4th 2000 (Revised)

Authors: Jill S. Nield-Gehrig

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The Fourth Edition of this detailed, instructional guide to nonsurgical periodontal instrumentation guides readers step-by-step through technique. The revised edition offers a standalone module for each major topic, with introductory outlines, flowcharts, boxed reference sheets, summary sheets, tables, key terms, and rhyming reminders to emphasize key points and instrumentation techniques. New content includes: theory and technique for ultrasonic instrumentation; concepts in periodontal debridement; musculoskeletal disorders and neutral position for the clinician; and instrument selection and treatment planning for calculus removal.
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List price: $52.00
Edition: 4th
Copyright year: 2000
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date: 8/18/2000
Binding: Comb Bound 
Pages: 576
Size: 7.75" wide x 9.75" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 2.244
Language: English

Mathematical Principles and Anatomic Descriptorsp. 1
Principles of Positioningp. 9
Instrument Graspp. 49
Mirror and Finger Rests in Anterior Sextantsp. 63
Mirror and Finger Rests in Mandibular Posterior Sextantsp. 117
Mirror and Finger Rests in Maxillary Posterior Sextantsp. 143
Design of Hand-Activated Instrumentsp. 169
Instrument Classificationp. 183
Adaptation and Angulationp. 217
Activation, Pivot, and Handle Rollp. 229
Instrumentation Strokesp. 241
Periodontal Probesp. 257
Explorersp. 301
Anterior Sickle Scalersp. 327
Posterior Sickle Scalersp. 337
Universal Curetsp. 349
Area-Specific Curetsp. 371
Problem Identification: Difficulties in Instrumentationp. 399
Instrument Sharpeningp. 407
Instrumentation Strategiesp. 431
Basic Concepts of Ultrasonic Instrumentationp. 443
Ultrasonic Equipmentp. 479
Sonic Instrumentsp. 495
Concepts in Periodontal Debridementp. 505
Advanced Fulcruming Techniquesp. 515
Debridement of Dental Implantsp. 531
Indexp. 539
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