Introduction to Periodontology: In collaboration with the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Dentistry and Colgate-Palmolive


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introduction to periodontology

This e- textbook presents Perio 101 in the learning environment preferred by today’s learner and meets the challenges of presenting a comprehensive review of basic principles of Periodontal Diseases by converting previous classroom lectures into an e-book format. The e-book is structured based upon neurological stages of learning (based upon literature on neurophysiology of memory and learning).

The Introduction to Periodontology eBook contains 4 Modules as learning cycles:

Module 1:

  • Introduction
  • History
  • Epidemiology

Module 2:

  • Plaque
  • Microbial dysbiosis
  • Microbial pathogens

Module 2:

  • Inflammation

Module 2:

  • Clinical Disease