Comprehensive periodontics for the dental hygienist


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Comprehensive Periodontics for the Dental Hygienist, 3/e is a classicbookanchored in evidence-based learning, providing students simple explanations of many of the complexities of the dental disease process and providing clear links back to practical aspects of therapy. This book has been written in an attempt to make the professions' understanding of periodontal diseases accessible to the dental hygiene student, the practicing dental hygienist, and the dentist needing to update their knowledge through a concise synopsis of clinical periodontics. New to this edition are Rapid Dental Hints thatremindreaders about key information or tasks that should be performed related to the condition or topic that is discussed.Fun Facts also provide a mental break for readers by providing interesting 'gee whiz' information.

Comprehensive Periodontics for the Dental Hygienist

Third Edition

Part IThe Periodontal Diseases: Introduction and Background

1Anatomy of the Periodontal Structures: The Healthy State

2 Epidemiology of the Periodontal Diseases

3 Dental Biofilms: Microbiology of the Periodontal Diseases

4Bacteria Host Response: Inflammatory and Immunology Fundamentals

5Local Contributory Factors for the Periodontal Diseases

6 OraOral-Systemic Disease Connection

Part IIThe Periodontal Diseases: Classification

7Gingival Diseases

8Periodontitis and other Periodontal Conditions

9Necrotizing Periodontal Diseases

10Occlusal Trauma

11Abscesses of the Periodontium

Part IIIThe Periodontal Diseases: The Assessment Phase

12 Dental Hygiene Process of Care for the Patient with Periodontal Disease

13 Patient History

14Clinical Examination: Extraoral/Intraoral Examination and Dental Evaluation

15Clinical Examination: Gingival Assessment

16Clinical Examination: Periodontal Assessment

17Radiographic Assessment

18 Advances in Detecting and Monitoring the Periodontal Diseases

Part IVPeriodontal Diseases: Treatment Planning, Implementation, and Evaluation Phase

19 Problem/Evidence-based Treatment Planning

20 Oral Hygiene for the Periodontal Patient: Beyond the Basics

21 Topical Drug Delivery Systems: Oral Rinses and Irrigation

22 Systemic and Local Drug Delivery Systems: Systemic Antibiotics, Local Drug Devices, and Enzyme Suppression Therapy

23 Healing after Nonsurgical Periodontal Therapy

24Principles of Periodontal Surgery: Gingivectomy, Osseous Resection, and Periodontal Plastic Surgery

25Principles of Periodontal Surgery: Periodontal Regeneration


27Periodontal Emergencies

28Periodontal Maintenance Therapy