Essentials of Clinical Periodontology and Periodontics

by Shantipriya Reddy

The book “Essentials of Clinical Periodontology and Periodontics” elucidates the comprehensive information about the supporting structures of teeth and also encompasses on the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the supporting structures. This book contains 53 chapters and each chapter has been revised and updated. The first three chapters discuss on the anatomy, development and biology of different periodontal (tooth-supporting) structures. Moving on to further chapters, the classification, epidemiology, etiopathogenesis of periodontal diseases are explained in a detailed manner. The different periodontal diseases and diseases in children and young adolescents are also elucidated here. Periodontium combined with AIDS is also described in this book. The treatment of periodontics associated with nonsurgical techniques (scaling and root planing, plaque control) and surgical therapy (gingival curettage, gingivectomy, periodontal flap, osseous surgery and mucogingival surgery) is explained in detail.

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Book Detail

Author Author's Affiliation
1. Reddy Shantipriya Dr Syamala Reddy Dental College and Hospital, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
Dr Syamala Reddy Dental College, Bengaluru, India
Dr Syamala Reddy Dental College Hospital and Research Centre, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
ISBN 9789350250372
Speciality Periodontics
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/11392
Edition 3/e
Publishing Year 2011
Pages 516
Book Type Textbook


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