Peri-Implant Therapy for the Dental Hygienist, 1e
- Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell; 1 edition (August 26, 2013)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 0470962852
- ISBN-13: 978-0470962855
Peri-Implant Therapy for the Dental Hygienist is a comprehensive guide for implant history, prosthetic designs, and patient selection including oral systemic health and risk assessment. The text also discusses pre-surgical procedures, communicating with patients about implant dentistry, in-office maintenance protocols, plus new innovative home-care options to ensure success of the implant and overall health of the patient. An essential tool for dental hygienists to prepare to take on this very important challenge in the profession, Peri-Implant Therapy for the Dental Hygienist is a valuable resource for the entire dental team.