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Periodontal Diseases

A Clinician's Guide

"Periodontal diseases" is a web-based resource intended to reach the contemporary practitioners as well as educators and students in the field of periodontology. It is fully searchable and designed to enhance the learning experience. Within the book a description is presented of the current concepts presenting the complex interactions of microbial fingerprint, multiple genotypes, and host modulations. In addition, an overview is given of the clinical outcome of the disease's progression, as influenced by the epigenetic factors. Emerging concepts on periodontitis as a risk factor for various systemic diseases and as a bilateral modulating factor have been elucidated in detail as well.

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Periodontal DiseasesA Clinician's GuideEdited by Jane Manakil

Published: February 3rd 2012

DOI: 10.5772/1274

ISBN: 978-953-307-818-2

Copyright year: 2012

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63866 Total Chapter Downloads

4 Crossref Citations

13 Web of Science Citations

15 Dimensions Citations

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1. The Microbial Aetiology of Periodontal Diseases

By Charlene W.J. Africa

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2. Microbiological Diagnosis for Periodontal Diseases

By Akihiro Yoshida and Toshihiro Ansai

8051

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3. Periodontal Disease and Gingival Innate Immunity – Who Has the Upper Hand?

By Whasun Oh Chung and Jonathan Y. An

3126

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4. The Impact of Bacteria-Induced Adaptive Immune Responses in Periodontal Disease

By Vincent K. Tsiagbe and Daniel H. Fine

1904

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5. Effects of Smoking and Smoking Cessation and Smoking Cessation Intervention

By T. Hanioka, M. Ojima and M. Nakamura

3431

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6. The Emerging Concepts on the Impact of Periodontitis on Systemic Health

By S. Anil, S. V. Varma, R.S. Preethanath, P. S. Anand and A. Al Farraj Aldosari

3598

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7. Systemic Effects of Periodontal Diseases: Focus on Atherosclerosis

By Emil Kozarov and John Grbic

2449

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8. Diabetes Mellitus Impact on Periodontal Status in Children and Adolescents

By Liliana Foia, Vasilica Toma and Petra Surlin

1850

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9. One for All™: How to Tackle with Diabetes, Obesity and Periodontal Diseases

By Ayse Basak Cinar

1957

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10. Epidemiology and Risk Factors of Periodontal Disease

By Amin E. Hatem

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11. Periodontal Diseases in Greek Senior Citizens-Risk Indicators

By Eleni Mamai-Homata, Vasileios Margaritis, Argy Polychronopoulou, Constantine Oulis and Vassiliki Topitsoglou

1682

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12. Epidemiology: It’s Application in Periodontics

By Surajit Mistry, Debabrata Kundu and Premananda Bharati

5143

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13. Periodontal Diseases in Anthropology

By Hisashi Fujita

2931

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14. Present and Future Non-Surgical Therapeutic Strategies for the Management of Periodontal Diseases

By Renata S. Leite and Keith L. Kirkwood

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15. Laser Radiation as an Adjunct to Nonsurgical Treatment of Periodontal Disease

By Juan Antonio García Núñez, Alicia Herrero Sánchez, Ana Isabel García Kass and Clara Gómez Hernández

2098

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16. Effects of Human Ageing on Periodontal Tissues

By Eduardo Hebling

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17. Aging, Oral Health and Quality of Life

By Vinicius Cappo Bianco and José Henrique Rubo

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