Carranza’s Clinical Periodontology 12th Edition
The most definitive and widely used periodontology text for both the classroom and clinical practice, Carranza’s Clinical Periodontology, 12th Edition includes the most current periodontal information – from basic science and fundamental procedures to the latest advanced techniques in reconstructive, esthetic, and implant therapy. Written by leading experts Michael Newman, Henry Takei, Perry Klokkevold, and Fermin Carranza, along with a pool of international contributors, this text not only shows how to perform periodontal procedures, it describes how to best manage the outcomes and explains the evidence supporting each treatment. Covering all the information found on the National Board Exams in the US, this edition is a perfect choice for dental education programs and students. The Expert Consult website includes the entire, fully searchable contents of the ebook, as well as a wealth of resources including a periodontal pathology atlas, videos, animations, case reports, PowerPoints, and more.
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Endless resources on the Expert Consult companion website give you access to advanced material, including a periodontal pathology atlas, videos, animations, PowerPoint slides, case studies, flashcards, review questions and answers, and complete reference lists with links to MedLine abstracts.
Over 3100 illustrations including 2550 in full-color depict the newest developments in basic science and surgical technology.
NEW!Dual content designed to fit the needs of students, residents, and clinicians:
Printed text content is perfect for dental education programs and students as it covers all the basic science and clinical topics covered in the National Board Exams in the United States.
ebook and Expert Consult content includes all the information from the printed text, plus expanded presentations on many clinical topics including advanced procedures that are often referred for specialist treatment – a perfect resource for periodontal residents and practicing clinicians.
Over 3,100 illustrations including 2,550 in full-color depict the newest developments in basic science and surgical technology.
NEW!New chapter organization groups chapters into four logical parts: Biologic Basis of Periodontology, Clinical Periodontics, Oral Implantology, and Supplementary Topics.
NEW!Two new co-editors and many new contributors have been added to the already diverse and respected author team that represents many of the US-based dental education programs, as well as programs outside of the US.
NEW!Suggested readings in the printed text plus complete reference lists found in the expanded ebook.
Carranza’s Clinical Periodontology 12th Edition
Table of Contents
Anatomy of the periodontium
Aging and the periodontium
Classification of diseases and conditions affecting the periodontium
Fundamentals in the methods of periodontal disease epidemiology
Genetic susceptibility to periodontal disease
The role of dental calculus and other local predisposing factors
Biofilm and periodontal microbiology
Molecular biology of the host-microbe interactions in periodontal diseases
Smoking and periodontal disease
Influence of systemic conditions on the periodontium
Impact of periodontal infection on systemic health
Defense mechanisms of the gingiva
Clinical features of gingivitis
Acute gingival infections
Gingival disease in childhood
The periodontal pocket
Results of periodontal treatment
Periimplant anatomy, biology and function
Clinical evaluation of the implant patient
Diagnostic imaging for the implant patient
Biomechanics, prosthetic considerations, and treatment planning
Basic implant surgical procedures
Localized bone augmentation and implant site development
Advanced implant surgical procedures
Esthetic management of difficult cases (minimally invasive approach)
Technologic advances in implant surgery: Dental implant microsurgery – immediate
Technologic advances in implant surgurgery: Piezoelectric bone surgery
Technologic advances in implant surgery: Computer-assisted surgery
Implant-related complications and failures
Supportive implant treatment
Results of implant treatment
Atlas of periodontal diseases
Introduction to evidence-based decision-making
Assessing the evidence
Electronic dental records and decision support systems
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