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Periodontal self-examination using a self-instruction program

Thomas R. Tammsalu

Periodontal self-examination using a self-instruction program

by Thomas R. Tammsalu

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Published by Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto in [Toronto] .
Written in English


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Thesis (Dip. Periodont.)--University of Toronto, 1981.

StatementThomas R. Tammsalu.
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Open LibraryOL14817756M

(BPE)(periodontal screening and recording (PSR)) A periodontal screening system which identifies patients who require a more detailed periodontal examination. It is carried out using a World Health Organization or Community Periodontal Index of Treatment Needs (CPITN) probe using a probing force of 20–25gm. The CPITN-E probe has one dark band 2mm in width located –mm from the probe.   We use your LinkedIn profile and activity data to personalize ads and to show you more relevant ads. You can change your ad preferences anytime.

  Phonics and Word Study for the Teacher of Reading is a self-paced, self-instruction program designed to help teachers independently develop a comprehensive background in phonics, syllable and accent patterns, onset-rime, the morphemes that contribute to word meaning, and phonological and phonemic awareness. The unique structure of the book is set up to ensure learning . The periodontal exam is not an option; it's the foundation of how we treat patients today to protect their oral health. It leads us to the earliest detection of the periodontal disease process, which is our true calling as preventive oral health-care professionals. Beverly Maguire, RDH, is a practicing periodontal .

The latest edition of the other book describing the PRECEDE-PROCEED model is: Green, L.W. and Ottoson, J.M. Community and Population Health 8th edition (McGraw Hill, ). This page may be used as a source for searching for authors and topics using . Parents and caregivers in the test-group (n = 25) received a talk on dental health using an MI approach and the control-group (n = 54) received a talk using traditional DHE. Both groups received.


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Periodontal self-examination using a self-instruction program by Thomas R. Tammsalu Download PDF EPUB FB2

INTRODUCTION “Health is a state of complete physical, mental and social well‐being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity.” 1 In accordance with this definition by the World Health Organization, periodontal health should be defined as a state free from inflammatory periodontal disease that allows an individual to function normally and not suffer any consequences (mental or.

Periodontal self-examination. A motivational tool in periodontics. Glavind L, Attström R. The institution of proper oral hygiene procedures and habits is a learning process. This paper describes a self-instructing periodontal self-examination program to be used in the initial phase of periodontal by:   In order to navigate out of this carousel please use your heading shortcut key to navigate to the next or previous heading.

Back Periodontal Review Q&A: A Study Guide, 2nd Edition/5(17). In Restorative Dentistry (Second Edition), Periodontal procedures.

As discussed in Chapter 3, the basic periodontal examination (BPE) provides an indication of the treatment needs of the patient (Box ).This initial screening can be expanded to involve plaque and bleeding scores, recording of probing depths where indicated and the use of radiographs. postdoctoral programs in periodontics offered by U.S.

universities, branches of the military and the Veterans Administration, Canadian universities. The answers were evaluated using a point system ranging from 0 to 8, based on known periodontal risk factors and their assumed degree of influence.

Receiver-Operating Characteristic (ROC) curve analysis were applied to examine the overall discriminatory power, sensitivity, specificity and corresponding cut-off points of the self-reported. Every general dental office has a periodontal program, whether by design or by default.

Whether written or improvised, decisions are made every day regarding nonsurgical therapy and concerning referrals to the periodontist. Having the clinical skills to comfortably and predictably provide nonsurgical perio therapy is essential, but implementing the perfect perio program may be harder than.

Periodontal maintenance program. Informed consent and patient records Where reasonably foreseeable risks, potential complications, or the possibility of failure are associated with treatment, informed consent should be obtained prior to the commencement of therapy.

The information given to the patient in these circum. In this stunning book, the authors blend scientific knowledge and practical experience to provide a comprehensive overview of the principles It provides readers with an easy-to-use tool to assimilate the key information about periodontics by illustrating each topic with a double-page spread that encapsulates essential knowledge.

periodontal examinations and clinical practice. Periodontal Review is a useful resource for residents, practicing periodon-tists preparing for board certification, dental students, and dental hygiene students seeking a broader appreciation and in-depth understanding of peri-odontics.

Topics chosen are those emphasized in periodontal residency grad. examinations, the patient’s periodontal condition may warrant the use of additional diagnostic aids.

These include, but are not limited to, diagnostic casts, microbial and other biologic assessments, radi-ographic imaging, or other appropriate medical lab-oratory tests. The aim of the present study was to determine the motivational effect of using a periodontal self-examination manual prior to a self-instructional manual in oral hygiene and to examine whether.

Peridontal Instrumentation, Second Edition, is the perfect "how-to" manual for the dental hygiene student, dental student, and the practitioner seeking an instrumentation manual which covers both basic and advanced periodontal techniques. The authors have maintained the excellent coverage of basic instruments and skills, while adding state-of-the-art techniques that guarantee the most up-to Reviews: 7.

A public education program in self-examination for orofacial cancer John C. Grabau, MPH Mr. Grabau is a research associate with the Eastern Great Lakes Head and Neck Cancer Control Network (EGL Network) and a doctoral student in the Center for Policy Studies at the State University of New York (SUNY) at Buffalo.

This need is even greater for members of some racial and ethnic groups—about 3 in 4 Hispanics and non-Hispanic black adults have an unmet need for dental treatment, as do people who are poor.

1 These individuals are also more likely to report having poor oral health. Periodontology or periodontics (from Ancient Greek περί, perí – 'around'; and ὀδούς, odoús – 'tooth', genitive ὀδόντος, odóntos) is the specialty of dentistry that studies supporting structures of teeth, as well as diseases and conditions that affect supporting tissues are known as the periodontium, which includes the gingiva (gums), alveolar bone, cementum.

Defining a treatment plan for the periodontal patient is a process that requires the assessment, preventive, therapeutic, and evaluative skills of the dental hygienist and the treatment plan is the blueprint for management of the dental case and is an essential aspect of successful therapy.

1 This plan includes all procedures performed to attain and maintain the long-term oral. Periodontal (perry-o-DON-tal) disease is an infection that affects the tissues and bone that support teeth.

Brush your teeth twice a day and floss (or use another between-the-teeth cleaner) daily. If plaque stays on teeth, it can harden into a rough surface called tartar. Tartar can. Self-Instruction. Each issue of General Dentistry, the AGD’s award-winning, peer-reviewed clinical journal, features at least three articles about various topics in dentistry and related "open book" exercise is worth two continuing education (CE) credits.

You can use these credits toward relicensure (where self-examination credits are accepted), AGD membership maintenance. This book has been published in good faith that the material provided by author is original.

Every effort is made to ensure accuracy of material, but the publisher, printer and author will not be held responsible for any inadvertent error(s). In case of any dispute, all legal matters are to be settled under Delhi jurisdiction only.

there is a strong suggestion that use of a periodontal probe for diagnosis and recording of periodontal status in treat-ment records in general dental practices has yet to achieve the level of a routine and consistent habit Indeed, McFall et al8 determined that except for radi.

The PPM is very much an ecological approach to health promotion. Thus, understanding the model shown in Figure 1 will be significantly aided by a simple explanation of what constitutes a true ecological approach to health promotion.

In a nutshell, an ecological approach means that all aspects of a person's environment are considered as potential intervention targets, as well as the person's.Periodontal Program Goals should be customized for each individual, practice but the following are recommended: Periodontal Program Goals.

Use education to motivate the patient to accept the necessary recommended care. Increase the patient’s level of periodontal health. Help the patient receive maximum insurance benefits.