Successful Periodontal Therapy

A Non-surgical Approach

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Author: Peter A. Heasman,Philip Preshaw,Pauline Robertson

Publisher: Quintessence Publishing Company

ISBN: 9781850970743

Category: Medical

Page: 118

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Periodontists Heasman, Pauline Robertson (both U. of Newcastle upon Tyne) and Philip M. Preshaw (Newcastle U.) review the recognized goals and objectives of non-surgical treatment of gingival and periodontal disease. Then they describe the clinical protocols and methods for achieving them, including

Understanding Periodontal Diseases

Assessment and Diagnostic Procedures in Practice

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Author: Iain Leslie Chapple,Angela D. Gilbert

Publisher: Quintessence Publishing Company

ISBN: 9781850970538

Category: Medical

Page: 160

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Bridges the gulf between the complex pathobiology of periodontal diseases and their assessment and diagnosis in dental practice. Also demonstrates how the host responds to periodontal pathogens and reclassifies the diseases.

Contemporary Periodontal Surgery

An Illustrated Guide to the Art Behind the Science

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Author: Geoffrey Bateman,Shuva Saha,Iain Leslie Chapple

Publisher: Quintessence Publishing Company

ISBN: 9781850971238

Category: Medical

Page: 191

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The authors explore the techniques of dental surgery.

Periodontal Medicine

A Window on the Body

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Author: Iain Leslie Chapple,John Hamburger

Publisher: Quintessence Publishing Company

ISBN: N.A

Category: Medical

Page: 258

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This text aims to provide the reader with an illustrated approach to managing the oral consequences of systemic diseases that present within and around the peridontal tissues. It uses the clinical appearance of the lesions as the starting point for discussion so that practitioners can follow a logical step-wise approach.

Nonsurgical Periodontal Therapy

Indications, Limits, and Clinical Protocols With the Adjunctive Use of a Diode Laser

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Author: Marisa Roncati

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9788874920457

Category: Dental technology

Page: 409

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The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down

A Hmong Child, Her American Doctors, and the Collision of Two Cultures

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Author: Anne Fadiman

Publisher: Macmillan

ISBN: 0374533407

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 368

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A study in the collision between Western medicine and the beliefs of a traditional culture focuses on a hospitalized child of Laotian immigrants whose belief that illness is a spiritual matter comes into conflict with doctors' methods.

Fundamentals of esthetics

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Author: Claude R. Rufenacht

Publisher: Quintessence Pub Co

ISBN: N.A

Category: Medical

Page: 373

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Designed to help practitioners develop esthetic judgment in response to increased emphasis on facial esthetics, this book addresses the fundamentals of esthetics, intraoral and extraoral means of rejuvenation, and esthetic restoration of the smile. A practical protocol of progressive esthetics is proposed, and an approach to occlusion aims at restoring functional stability and a youthful appearance.

Plastic-esthetic Periodontal and Implant Surgery

A Microsurgical Approach

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Author: Otto Zuhr,Marc Hürzeler

Publisher: Quintessence Publishing Company

ISBN: 9781850972266

Category: Medical

Page: 858

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"In this book, the authors blend scientific knowledge and practical experience to provide a comprehensive overview of the principles, indications, and clinical techniques of plastic-esthetic periodontal and implant microsurgery, focusing especially on minimal soft tissue trauma and maximally perfect wound closure. Microsurgery provides clinically relevant advantages over conventional macrosurgical concepts for regenerative and plastic-esthetic periodontal surgery, especially in the all-important esthetic zone. The microsurgical principles and procedures presented in the book are explained step-by-step in meticulously illustrated case examples with large, exquisite images. Each case example also includes an illustrated armamentarium of the materials and instruments necessary for the practical implementation of the microsurgical procedure. The book concludes with instructions on how to manage all major complications for each procedure."--Publisher.

Removable Partial Dentures

A Practitioners’ Manual

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Author: Olcay Şakar

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 3319205560

Category: Medical

Page: 286

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This clinical guide describes the latest developments in planning, materials, and techniques for successful fabrication of removable partial dentures (RPDs). The fabrication of RPDs is demonstrated in a simple and easy-to-understand format, with the aid of numerous color figures and video clips and scientific support on each page. Care has been taken to provide reliable guidance on all aspects of clinical practice relating to RPDs. Readers will find information on decision-making regarding treatment options, clasp-retained RPDs and esthetic solutions, attachments and double crown systems in RPDs, implant-assisted RPDs, maintenance and post-insertion problems for all types of RPDs, the role of RPDs in the management of temporomandibular disorders, re-establishing occlusal vertical dimension and maximal intercuspation.

Global Diagnosis

A New Vision of Dental Diagnosis and Treatment Planning

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Author: J. William Robbins,Jeffrey S. Rouse

Publisher: Quintessence Publishing Company Incorporated

ISBN: 9780867155235

Category: Dentistry, Operative

Page: 232

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Decision-making for the Periodontal Team

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Author: Suzanne Noble,Margaret Kellett,Iain Leslie Chapple

Publisher: Quintessence Publishing Company

ISBN: 9781850970637

Category: Medical

Page: 159

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High-quality dental patient management demands an appropriately skilled team. It is the general dental practitioner's responsibility to coordinate the team and to take overall responsibility as the team leader. This book describes how to build a team that provides all the specialties necessary to achieve a stable, functional, esthetic masticatory unit, which not only encompasses the management of periodontal disease, but integrates a treatment plan the patient can maintain.

Implantology Step by Step

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Author: Krzysztof Tomasz Sliwowski

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781850972815

Category: Dental implants

Page: 578

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Pitfalls in Cervical Spine Surgery

Avoidance and Management of Complications

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Author: Luca Denaro,Domenico D'Avella,Vincenzo Denaro

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 9783540850199

Category: Medical

Page: 303

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Spinal surgery is a unique area in the process of continuous development. New skills are applied daily in this delicate field by the spinal surgeon: this professional can be either an orthopaedic surgeon or a neurosurgeon dedicated to the treatment of spinal diseases. This book offers a comprehensive approach and reviews all of the possible errors encountered by spinal surgeons in the clinical practice. It is mainly directed towards young surgeons approaching spinal surgery and also to experienced surgeons with regards to complications related to the latest technologies in the spinal field. This approach of treating and understanding problems in cervical spine surgery is unique and will guide the reader towards an improved level of attention regarding pitfalls in cervical spine surgery, therefore fostering the ability of preventing major complications and medicolegal consequences.

Aligner Orthodontics

Diagnostics, Biomechanics, Planning and Treatment

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Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781850972846

Category:

Page: N.A

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Drink

A Cultural History of Alcohol

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Author: Iain Gately

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781440631269

Category: Cooking

Page: 560

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A spirited look at the history of alcohol, from the dawn of civilization to the modern day Alcohol is a fundamental part of Western culture. We have been drinking as long as we have been human, and for better or worse, alcohol has shaped our civilization. Drink investigates the history of this Jekyll and Hyde of fluids, tracing mankind's love/hate relationship with alcohol from ancient Egypt to the present day. Drink further documents the contribution of alcohol to the birth and growth of the United States, taking in the War of Independence, the Pennsylvania Whiskey revolt, the slave trade, and the failed experiment of national Prohibition. Finally, it provides a history of the world's most famous drinks-and the world's most famous drinkers. Packed with trivia and colorful characters, Drink amounts to an intoxicating history of the world.

Fundamentals of Fixed Prosthodontics

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Author: Herbert T. Shillingburg,David A. Sather

Publisher: Quintessence Publishing Company

ISBN: 9780867154757

Category: Medical

Page: 574

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This edition has been updated to reflect new research, materials, and techniques in fixed prosthodontics. It is designed to serve as an introduction to restorative dentistry techniques using fixed partial dentures and cast metal, metal-ceramic, and all-ceramic restorations, providing the background knowledge needed by the novice and serving as a refresher for the practitioner or graduate student.

Dental Radiography

Principles and Techniques

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Author: Joen Iannucci,Laura Jansen Howerton

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323297439

Category: Medical

Page: 480

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Set yourself up for success with this must-have oral radiography text. Dental Radiography: Principles and Techniques gives you a comprehensive foundation for the safe, effective use of radiation in the modern dental office. This combination textbook and training manual features easy-to-understand content combined with step-by-step techniques and a stellar art program to help you apply what you’ve learned to practice. Plus, new content focuses on pediatrics and the latest in digital and three-dimensional technology! Comprehensive coverage offers all the information you need to know to prepare for board exams. Step-by-step procedures help ensure technique mastery and serve as a valuable reference tool. Technique Tips help you to recognize and prevent the most common performance pitfalls. Quiz questions provide valuable self-assessment of important concepts. Key terminology is highlighted in chapter discussions and defined in a back-of-book glossary. Learning objectives and chapter summaries serve as goal-setting study tools. EXPANDED! Content on pediatrics/adolescents, digital imaging, and three-dimensional radiography ensures that you’re prepared to practice in the modern dental office. UPDATED! Art program depicts the newest technology and equipment and includes new illustrations of anatomy and technique. UNIQUE! Helpful Hint boxes isolate challenging material and offer tips to aid your understanding. NEW! Laboratory Manual provides workbook-style questions and activities to reinforce concepts and step-by-step instructions for in-clinic experiences. UNIQUE! Chapter on three-dimensional imaging helps you to prepare to enter private practice. UNIQUE! Full-color presentation helps you comprehend complex content.