Studies on Periodontal Disease, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1461495571
  • ISBN-13: 9781461495574
  • DDC: 617.632
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 370 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released August 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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The chapters of Studies on Periodontal Disease comprise four parts. Part 1 provides basic sciences from the general to the particular. The findings of cell culture and animal models supply the mechanism between periodontal disease and oxidative stress. In part 2, human clinical studies are mainly addressed. The effects of periodontal therapy on circulating oxidative stress are also discussed. The relationships between periodontal disease and systemic diseases are examined in part 3. The involvement of oxidative stress and inflammation are discussed through in vivo and in vitro study results. Part 4 discusses future strategies, including the effects of antioxidants and nutrition on periodontal disease.This thorough examination of the relationship between oxidative stress and periodontal disease is essential reading for researchers in oxidative stress and periodontal clinicians, alike.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Other Frontmatter: Part I.
Other Frontmatter: Part II.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Oxidative Stress in Periodontal Diseases (Basic Science).
2: Reactive Oxygen Species and Antioxidant Systems in Periodontal Disease.
3: The Role of Protein Oxidative Modification in Periodontal Diseases.
4: Association Between Oxidative Stress and Periodontal Diseases in Animal Model Studies.
5: Expression of Reactive Oxygen Species in Junctional and Pocket Epithelium.
6: DNA Damage Caused by Oral Malodorous Compounds in Periodontal Cells in Vitro: Novel Carcinogenic Pathway.
7: Apoptotic Pathways Triggered by Oral Malodorous Compounds in Periodontal Cells: Novel Periodontal Pathologic Cause.
8: The Role of p53 in Carcinogenesis and Apoptosis in Oral Tissues.
9: Physiological Roles of a Periodontopathic Bacterial Membrane-Bound Quinol Peroxidase.
10: Oxidative Stress in Periodontal Diseases (Clinical Studies).
11: Periodontitis and Oxidative Stress: Human Studies.
12: Effects of Periodontal Therapy on Circulating Oxidative Stress.
13: Role of HMGB1 in Periodontal Disease.
14: Periodontal Diseases and Systemic Diseases (Possible Link to Other Organs).
15: The Inflammation as the Connecting Link Between Systemic Diseases and Periodontal Diseases.
16: Periodontitis and Atherosclerosis.
17: Periodontitis and Liver Diseases.
18: Oxidative Stress and Periodontal Disease in Down Syndrome.
19: Future Strategies (Control of ROS, Roles of Nutrition/Antioxidants and Application to Dentistry).
20: New Theories and Their Clinical Relevance to the Onset and Development of Periodontal Diseases.
21: The Role of Nutrition in Periodontal Diseases.
22: Effects of Antioxidants on Periodontal Disease.
23: Role of Vitamin C and Vitamin E in Periodontal Disease.
24: Salivary Biomarkers of Oxidative Stress Associated with Periodontal Diseases.
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