Discover the latest edition of the cornerstone reference on periodontology and implant dentistry that combines scholarship and science with practical clinical instruction
The Seventh Edition of Lindhe's Clinical Periodontology and Implant Dentistry brings together a distinguished team of periodontal specialists and academics who deliver another must-have resource for students, researchers, and practitioners specializing in periodontal care and implant dentistry.
Seamlessly integrating the foundational science behind periodontology with practical clinical protocols in two comprehensive volumes, the chapters cover anatomy, microbiology, occlusion trauma, pathology, tissue regeneration, treatment planning protocols, infection control, reconstructive therapy, occlusal and prosthetic therapy, and more.
The Seventh Edition of Lindhe's Clinical Periodontology and Implant Dentistry:
- Provides an introduction to anatomy, including periodontal tissues, the edentulous ridge, the mucosa at teeth and implants, and osseointegration
- Discusses the epidemiology of periodontal and peri-implant diseases
- Explores the microbiology, including dental biofilms and calculus, periodontal infections, peri-implant infections, the pathogenesis of gingivitis and periodontitis, and the genetic susceptibility to periodontal disease
- Includes the latest perio- and peri-implant disease classifications
- Contains updated evidence-based preventive and treatment modalities for the treatment of periodontal and peri-implant diseases
- Features the latest evidence-based therapeutic alternatives on the use of dental implants to rehabilitate the lost dentition
Perfect for postgraduate dental students, researchers, and practitioners specializing in periodontal care and implant dentistry, Lindhe's Clinical Periodontology and Implant Dentistry continues to be the cornerstone reference work on periodontology.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Tord Berglundh is Professor and Chair of Periodontology at the Institute of Odontology, University of Gothenburg, Sweden.
William V. Giannobile is Dean and Professor of Oral Medicine, Infection, and Immunity at the Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston, USA.
Niklaus P. Lang is Honorary Professor at the University of Hong Kong, the University College London, the University of Zurich, Switzerland, and Complutense University of Madrid, Spain, and Professor Emeritus at the University of Bern, Switzerland.
Mariano Sanz is Professor and Chair of Periodontology at the Faculty of Odontology, Complutense University of Madrid, Spain, and Professor Type II at the Institute of Odontology, University of Oslo, Norway.