periodontology


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per·i·o·don·tol·o·gy

(perē-ō-don-tolŏ-jē)
Science and study of the periodontium and its characteristics, functions, and disorders.
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Shivaprasad Bilichodmath, Professor, Department of Periodontology, Rajarajeswari Dental College and Hospital, Mysore Road, Kumbalgodu, Bangalore-560074, Karnataka, India.
Zabalegui et al., "Treatment of intrabony defects with enamel matrix proteins or barrier membranes: results from a multicenter practice-based clinical trial," Journal of Periodontology, vol.
[5] The American Academy of Periodontology, "Periodontal diseases of children and adolescences," Journal of Periodontology, vol.
Pai, "Clinical effectiveness of autologous platelet-rich plasma and peptide-enhanced bone graft in the treatment of intrabony defects," Journal of Periodontology, vol.
Mantyla, "Gingival crevicular fluid matrix metalloproteinase-8 levels predict treatment outcome among smokers with chronic periodontitis," Journal of Periodontology, vol.
Carranza, Carranza's Clinical Periodontology, Elsevier Health Sciences, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 10th edition, 2011.
Marcaccini et al., "Comparison between micro- and macrosurgical techniques for the treatment of localized gingival recessions using coronally positioned flaps and enamel matrix derivative," Journal of Periodontology, vol.
After requests from the educational community, the American Board of Periodontology, and practising clinicians, a task force was convened by the American Academy of Periodontology (AAP) Board of Trustees to develop a clinical interpretation of the current periodontal classification system.
The objective of the present cross sectional study was to estimate the frequency and associated factors of dentine hypersensitivity among patients who visited periodontology department of Dr Ishrat-ul-Ebad Khan Institute of Oral Health and Sciences, DUHS.
This study was published in Journal of Clinical Periodontology (http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/jcpe.12606/abstract) 27 July 2016.
According to Glossary of Terms (2001) of the American Academy of Periodontology, attached gingiva is that portion of the gingiva that is firm, dense, stippled, and tightly bound to the underlying periosteum, tooth, and bone.