Clinical Periodontology

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Saunders Elsevier, 2006 - Medical - 1286 pages
Unsurpassed in its authority and scope, the 10th edition of the most widely used periodontics text has been revised to include the most up-to-date information on new technology and emerging concepts. Published for the first time in full-color, and containing a new section on evidence-based decision-making, new chapters, scores of new illustrations, and exclusive special features like Science Transfer information boxes, this edition reinforces its reputation as the text with the best coverage of periodontology available.

  • Comprehensive coverage provides readers with information on the entire spectrum of periodontics in a single volume
  • Unique approach combining evidence-based decision-making, science transfer, and classification/nomenclature gives readers an efficient and decisive introduction to material /li>
  • Chapter outlines at the start of chapters highlight important topics at a glance
  • Extensive references direct readers to the most current resources available for additional research

  • 6 chapters covering Oral Malodor, Host Modulation Agents, Recent Advances in Implant Surgical Technology, Levels of Clinical Significance, Diagnostic Imaging for the Implant Patient and Periodontal Treatment in Practice
  • 16 completely revised/rewritten chapters bring forth the latest cutting-edge information on dozens of periodontal topics
  • Section on Evidence-Based Decision-Making provides readers with an in-depth introduction to evidence-based decision-making, accessing evidence, and implementing evidence-based decisions in clinical practice
  • Science Transfer boxes with commentary from leading periodontists appear in every chapter to provide scientific basis for clinical procedures
  • Over 2,300 full-color illustrations and pictures provide readers with color accurate images for easier comprehension of specific conditions and treatments

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