The Periodontic Syllabus

The Periodontic Syllabus

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The Fifth Edition of this text-widely known as the "Navy Syllabus"-will keep students and practitioners current on periodontal techniques. The book focuses on the biological approach to treatment with quick access to concise, step-by-step, clearly illustrated information on performing specific techniques. Coverage includes implants, implant maintenance, occlusion in periodontal disease, and a mucocutaneous diseases chapter with full-color illustrations of pathologic conditions.

This edition features updated pedagogy and new illustrations throughout, including full-color photographs. End-of-chapter review questions require students to test their knowledge before moving on to the next topic. This edition also provides more information on the dental hygienist's role.
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  • Paperback | 280 pages
  • 177.8 x 248.9 x 17.8mm | 498.96g
  • Philadelphia, United States
  • English
  • 5th edition
  • 225
  • 0781779723
  • 9780781779722
  • 2,264,445

Table of contents

Chapter 1. The Periodontium
Chapter 2. Etiology of Periodontal Disease
Chapter 3. Systemic Contributing Factors
Chapter 4. Host Defenses and Periodontal Disease
Chapter 5. Diagnosis, Prognosis, and Treatment Planning
Chapter 6. Occlusion as a Risk Factor for Periodontal Disease
Chapter 7. Plaque Control
Chapter 8. Scaling and Root Preparation
Chapter 9. Instrument Preparation
Chapter 10. Local and Systemic Periodontal Chemotherapy
Chapter 11. The Role of te Dental Hygienist in Non-surgical Periodontal Therapy
Chapter 12. Wound Healing
Chapter 13. Principles of Periodontal Surgery
Chapter 14. Management of Soft Tissue: Gingiovosplasty, Ginivectomy and Gingival Flaps
Chapter 15. Management of Soft Tissue: Flaps for Pocket Management
Chapter 16. Management of Soft Tissue: Mucogigival Procedures
Chapter 17. Management of Osseous Defects: Osseous Resective Surgery
Chapter 18. Management of Osseous Defects: Bone Replacement Grafts
Chapter 19. Management of Osseous Defects: Furcation Involvement
Chapter 20. Management of Osseous Defects: Additional Techniques and Summary
Chapter 21. Dental Implants
Chapter 22. Implant Maintenance
Chapter 23. Periodontal Maintenance Therapy
Chapter 24. Periodontal Emergencies
Chapter 25. Mucocutaneous Diseases of the Periodontium


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