Carranza's Clinical Periodontology Expert Consult - 11th Edition

Carranza's Clinical Periodontology Expert Consult

11th Edition

Text with Continually Updated Online Reference

Authors: Michael Newman Henry Takei Perry Klokkevold Fermin Carranza
Imprint: Saunders

Description

The most widely used periodontics text, Carranza's Clinical Periodontology provides both print and online access to basic procedures as well as the latest in advanced procedures and techniques in reconstructive, esthetic, and implant therapy. Not only does this book show how to do periodontal procedures, it describes how to best manage the outcomes and explains the evidence supporting each treatment. Written by leading experts Michael Newman, Henry Takei, Perry Klokkevold, and Fermin Carranza, along with a pool of international contributors, this edition also discusses the close connection between oral health and systemic disease. A new Expert Consult website includes the entire, fully searchable contents of the book, and takes learning to a whole new level with content updates, videos, a drug database, and much more.

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Key Features

  • 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.

Table of Contents

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

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Details

Language:
English
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9780323315616
eBook ISBN:
9781455706389
eBook ISBN:
9781455757893

About the Author

Michael Newman

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor Emeritus, Section of Periodontics, School of Dentistry, University of California, Los Angeles, CA

Henry Takei

Affiliations and Expertise

Distinguished Clinical Professor, Section of Periodontics, Clinical Professor, Section of Periodontics, School of Dentistry, University of California, Los Angeles, CA

Perry Klokkevold

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor, Section of Periodontics, Program Director, Postgraduate Periodontics Residency, School of Dentistry, University of California, Los Angeles, CA

Fermin Carranza

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor Emeritus, Section of Periodontics, School of Dentistry, University of California, Los Angeles, CA