Carranza's Clinical Periodontology e-dition

10th Edition

Text with Continually Updated Online Reference

Authors:

  • Michael Newman
  • Fermin Carranza
  • Perry Klokkevold
  • Henry Takei
  • Key Features

    • Comprehensive coverage provides readers with information on the entire spectrum of periodontics in a single volume
    • Unique approach combining evidence-based decision-making, science transfer, and classification/nomenclature gives readers an efficient and decisive introduction to material
    • Chapter outlines at the start of chapters highlight important topics at a glance
    • Extensive references direct readers to the most current resources available for additional research

    Table of Contents

    The Historical Background of Periodontology



    PART 1: EVIDENCE-BASED DECISION-MAKING

    Chapter 1. Introduction to Evidence-Based Decision Making

    Chapter 2. Assessing Evidence

    Chapter 3. Implementing Evidence-based Decisions in Clinical Practice




    PART 2: THE NORMAL PERIODONTIUM

    Chapter 4. The Gingiva

    Chapter 5. The Tooth-Supporting Structures

    Chapter 6. Aging and the Periodontium



    PART 3: CLASSIFICATION AND EPIDEMIOLOGY OF PERIODONTAL DISEASES

    Chapter 7. Classification of Diseases and Conditions Affecting the Periodontium

    Chapter 8. Epidemiology of Gingival and Periodontal Diseases



    PART 4: ETIOLOGY OF PERIODONTAL DISEASES

    Chapter 9. Microbiology of Periodontal Diseases

    Chapter 10. The Role of Dental Calculus and Other Predisposing Factors

    Chapter 11. Genetic Factors Associated with Periodontal Disease

    Chapter 12. Immunity and Inflammation: Basic Concepts

    Chapter 13. Microbial Interactions with the Host in Periodontal Diseases

    Chapter 14. Smoking and Periodontal Disease

    Chapter 15. Molecular Biology of the Host-microbe Interaction in Periodontal Diseases: Selected Topics: Molecular Signaling Aspects of Pathogen-mediated Bone Destruction in Periodontal Diseases

    Chapter 16. Host Modulation



    PART 5: RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN PERIODONTAL DISEASE AND SYSTEMIC HEALTH

    Chapter 17. Influence of Systemic Disease, Disorders and Stress on the Periodontium

    Chapter 18. Periodontal Medicine: Impact of Periodontal Infection on Systemic Health

    Chapter 19. Oral Malodor



    PART 6: PERIODONTAL PATHOLOGY

    SECTION I: GINGIVAL DISEASE

    Chapter 20. Defense Mechanisms of the Gingiva

    Chapter 21. Gingival Inflammation

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    Details

    No. of pages:
    1328
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2006
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Saunders
    Print ISBN:
    9781416023999
    Electronic ISBN:
    9781416024750