Short Notes in Periodontics: A Handbook

by PL Ravishankar, L Chandrasekhar

The book covers all important topics on periodontics and associated diseases with its diagnosis and managements. It also covers different surgical methods used in the management of periodontal diseases like surgical therapy and non surgical therapy with the instruments and materials used during the surgery. Some important topics that are covered in the book are normal periodontium (gingiva, keratinocytes, gingival sulcus), classification and epidemiology of periodontal diseases (chronic periodontitis, aggressive periodontitis, plaque index), etiology of periodontal diseases (dental plaque, calculus, smoking and the periodontium), periodontal pathology (gingival bleeding, gingival recession, periodontal cyst) and diagnosis, prognosis and treatment plan (radiographs, night guards, halimeter). Oral Implantology and supportive periodontal therapy (SPT) are also covered.

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Author
1. Ravishankar PL
2. Chandrasekhar L
Author's Affiliation

2. Purvanchal Institute of Dental Sciences, Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh, India
ISBN
9789350902950
Speciality
Periodontics
DOI
10.5005/jp/books/11947
Edition
1/e
Publishing Year
2013
Pages
180
Book Type
Textbook

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