Clinical Problem Solving in Periodontology and Implantology

1st Edition

Authors:

  • Francis Hughes
  • Professor Kevin Seymour
  • Wendy Turner
  • Shakeel Shahdad
  • Francis Nohl
  • Key Features

    • More than 400 colour illustrations present clinical, diagnostic and practical information in an easy-to-follow manner
    • Contains ‘practical tips’, ‘how to’ boxes and other useful aide-mémoires
    • Practical approach to the subject makes learning especially easy
    • Designed to help the reader organise their knowledge into a clinically useful format
    • Explores treatment alternatives and evaluates their advantages and disadvantages
    • Practical approach to the subject makes learning especially easy

    Table of Contents

    SECTION 1 PERIODONTAL ASSESSMENT AND DIAGNOSIS

    1 Periodontal assessment

    2 Classification of periodontal diseases

    3 Periodontal diagnosis – systemic factors

    4 Periodontal diagnosis – risk factor assessment

    5 Is it periodontal disease? Other conditions affecting the periodontal tissues

    SECTION 2 PERIODONTAL TREATMENT

    6 Initial treatment planning

    7 Behaviour change: plaque control and smoking cessation

    8 Non-surgical treatment

    9 Reassessment – time for decision-making

    10 Surgical treatment of periodontal pocketing

    11 Other surgical procedures

    12 Periodontal regeneration

    13 Local and systemic antimicrobial agents

    14 Gingival recession

    15 Postoperative care and periodontal maintenance therapy

    SECTION 3 INTRODUCTION TO DENTAL IMPLANTOLOGY

    16 Indications for dental implant treatment

    17 Assessing the patient for implant placement

    18 Treatment planning

    19 Surgical placement 1

    20 Surgical placement 2

    21 Restorative options in implant dentistry

    22 Implant failures

    Details

    No. of pages:
    194
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2013
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Churchill Livingstone
    Print ISBN:
    9780702037405
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780702065972