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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. A new classification scheme for periodontal and peri-implant diseases and conditions - Introduction and key changes from the 1999 classification. G Caton J, Armitage G, Berglundh T, Chapple ILC, Jepsen S, S Kornman K, L Mealey B, Papapanou PN, Sanz M, S Tonetti M. J Periodontol. 2018 Jun;89 Suppl 1:S1-S8. doi: 10.1002/JPER.18-0157.
  6. Periodontal health and gingival diseases and conditions on an intact and a reduced periodontium: Consensus report of workgroup 1 of the 2017 World Workshop on the Classification of Periodontal and Peri-Implant Diseases and Conditions. Chapple ILC, Mealey BL, Van Dyke TE, Bartold PM, Dommisch H, Eickholz P, Geisinger ML, Genco RJ, Glogauer M, Goldstein M, Griffin TJ, Holmstrup P, Johnson GK, Kapila Y, Lang NP, Meyle J, Murakami S, Plemons J, Romito GA, Shapira L, Tatakis DN, Teughels W, Trombelli L, Walter C, Wimmer G, Xenoudi P, Yoshie H. J Periodontol. 2018 Jun;89 Suppl 1:S74-S84. doi: 10.1002/JPER.17-0719.
  7. Staging and grading of periodontitis: Framework and proposal of a new classification and case definition. Tonetti MS, Greenwell H, Kornman KS. J Periodontol. 2018 Jun;89 Suppl 1:S159-S172. doi: 10.1002/JPER.18-0006.
  8. Periodontitis: Consensus report of workgroup 2 of the 2017 World Workshop on the Classification of Periodontal and Peri-Implant Diseases and Conditions. Papapanou PN, Sanz M, Buduneli N, Dietrich T, Feres M, Fine DH, Flemmig TF, Garcia R, Giannobile WV, Graziani F, Greenwell H, Herrera D, Kao RT, Kebschull M, Kinane DF, Kirkwood KL, Kocher T, Kornman KS, Kumar PS, Loos BG, Machtei E, Meng H, Mombelli A, Needleman I, Offenbacher S, Seymour GJ, Teles R, Tonetti MS. J Periodontol. 2018 Jun;89 Suppl 1:S173-S182. doi: 10.1002/JPER.17-0721.
  9. Chapter 19: Plaque-Induced Gingival Diseases. Mariotti A. P. 366-379 In: Clinical Periodontology and Implant Dentistry (6th Edition, 2015), Lindhe J & Lang, NP.
  10. Periodontal disease immunology: ‘double indemnity’ in protecting the host. Ebersole JL et al. Periodontology 2000. Vol 62, 2013, 20-36
  11. Risk factors for periodontal disease. Genco RJ, Wenche SB. Periodontology 2000. Vol 62, 2013,59-94
  12. Periodontal probing: what does it mean? Listgarten MA. J Clin Periodontol 1980;7(3): 165-176.
  13. Chapter 8: Clinical Periodontal Examination in Periodontics: medicine, surgery, and implants 2004 page 134-143 (see Quercus for pdf version)
  14. Reevaluation of Initial Therapy: When is the appropriate time? Segelnick, SL, Weinberg MI. J Periodontol 2006;77:1598-1601
  15. Periodontics in general practice: perspectives on nonsurgical therapy. Greenwell, H, Stovksy, DA, Bissada NF. JADA 1987;115:591-595 (see Quercus for pdf version)