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DEN211Y: Periodontics (Didactic)

Reading Assignments (Required)

Contents of reading assignments will be examined for mid-term and final exam.

  1. Understanding and Managing Periodontal Diseases: A Notable Past, a Promising Future. Williams R. J Periodontol 2008;79:1552-1559
  2. Chapter 1: Anatomy of Periodontal Tissues, Lindhe, J. Karring T., Araujo M. P. 3-47.  In: Clinical Periodontology and Implant Dentistry (6th Edition, 2015), Lindhe J & Lang, NP.
  3. Role of bacteria in health and disease of periodontal tissues. Feng, Z. & Weinberg A. Periodontology 2000, 2006:40; 50-76
  4. Chapter 1: Etiology of Periodontal Disease: Dental Plaque and Calculus. Dumitrescu AL & Kawamura, M. Page 1-38. In: A. L. Dumitrescu, Etiology and Pathogenesis of Periodontal Disease, DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-03010-9_1, © Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2010
  5. Development of a Classification System for Periodontal Diseases and Conditions. Armitage GC. Ann Periodontol 1999;4:1-6
  6. American Academy of Periodontology Task Force Report on the Update to the 1999 Classification of Periodontal Diseases and Conditions. J Periodontol 2015;86:835-838
  7. Chapter 19: Plaque-Induced Gingival Diseases. Mariotti A. P. 366-379 In: Clinical Periodontology and Implant Dentistry (6th Edition, 2015), Lindhe J & Lang, NP.
  8. Chapter 20: Chronic Periodontitis. Kinane D. Lindhe, J. Trombelli, L.P. 380-389 In: Clinical Periodontology and Implant Dentistry (6th Edition, 2015), Lindhe J & Lang, NP.
  9. Chapter 21: Aggressive Periodontitis. Tonetti MS, Mombelli, A. P. 390-420 In: Clinical Periodontology and Implant Dentistry (6th Edition, 2015), Lindhe J & Lang, NP.
  10. Tooth-Related Issues Blieden TM. Ann Periodontol 1999;4:91-96
  11. Periodontal disease immunology: ‘double indemnity’ in protecting the host. Ebersole JL et al. Periodontology 2000. Vol 62, 2013, 20-36
  12. Risk factors for periodontal disease. Genco RJ, Wenche SB. Periodontology 2000. Vol 62, 2013,59-94
  13. Periodontal probing: what does it mean? Listgarten MA. J Clin Periodontol 1980;7(3): 165-176.
  14. Chapter 8: Clinical Periodontal Examination in Periodontics: medicine, surgery, and implants 2004 page 134-143 (see blackboard for pdf version)
  15. Reevaluation of Initial Therapy: When is the appropriate time? Segelnick, SL, Weinberg MI. J Periodontol 2006;77:1598-1601
  16. Periodontics in general practice: perspectives on nonsurgical therapy Greenwell, H, Stovksy, DA, Bissada NF. JADA 1987;115:591-595 (see blackboard for pdf version)