Rateitschak's extraordinary atlas, universally recognized as the pre-eminent work in periodontology, is back in a brand new edition! With an emphasis on the most rigorously documental scientific and clinical advances, presented in concise text and exquisitely detailed photographs, the book will quickly become a cherished classic in the library of all practitioners.This new edition has been updated to include new developments in every aspect of the field, including * etiology and pathogenesis * oral manifestations and treatment of HIV infection * diagnostic tests * advanced conservative and surgical therapies, including guided tissue regeneration * newest systemic and local slow-release drugs * implants to augment dental therapy * mucogingival plastic surgery in halting recession * newest classifications of periodontal disease* and much more!Special features:All important information presented in a clear and user-friendly formatNearly 2,000 full-color, clearly labeled photographs for immediate identification of pathologies and treatment techniquesAll therapies described and illustrated step-by-stepTips and tricks from the experts to avoid complications and treatment failureMore than a decade in preparation, this magnificently detailed work is a must for every practitioner and student of periodontics. It incorporates exciting new findings that have immediate clinical applicability, and will be a treasured resource in every practice.
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Published February 2, 2005
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