Foundations of Periodontics for the Dental Hygienist

ISBN-10: 0781784875

ISBN-13: 9780781784870

Edition: 2nd 2008 (Revised)

Authors: Jill S. Nield-Gehrig, Donald E. Willmann

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List price: $67.95
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2008
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date: 1/11/2007
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 544
Size: 8.75" wide x 11.00" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 2.596
Language: English

Tissues of the periodontium in health
Microscopic anatomy of the periodontium
The history of periodontal disease
Search for the causes of periodontal disease
Microbiology of periodontal disease
Host immune response
Local contributing factors
Systemic contributing factors
Classification of periodontal diseases and conditions
Gingival diseases
Clinical periodontal assessment
Radiographic analysis of the periodontium
Periodontal care modifications for systemic conditions
Evidence-based periodontal care
Decision making during treatment planning
Nonsurgical periodontal therapy
Patient's role in nonsurgical periodontal therapy
Helping patients change behavior
Nutrition and periodontal disease
Periodontal surgical concepts for the dental hygienist
Chemical agents in periodontal care
Periodontal maintenance
Maintenance of the dental implant patient
Periodontal emergencies
Documentation and insurance reporting of periodontal care
Future directions for management of periodontal patients
Periodontal resources in dental literature and on the Internet
Patient cases : radiographic analysis
Comprehensive patient cases
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