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2nd Edition, revised 2014

 

EDITOR: NIKOLAUS O PALMER BDS MFGDP(UK) PhD FDS RCSEng FFGDP(UK)

Copyright FGDP(UK) 2014. No part of this publication may be reproduced without permission

 

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Contents

FOREWORD, AUTHORS, ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS

 

1. INTRODUCTION

2. PRESCRIPTION WRITING

3. PRESCRIBING ANTIMICROBIALS

3.1. INDICATIONS FOR PRESCRIBING ANTIMICROBIALS

 

4. ACUTE DENTO-ALVEOLAR INFECTIONS

4.1. MANAGEMENT OF ACUTE DENTO-ALVEOLAR INFECTIONS

4.2. CHOICE OF ANTIMICROBIAL

 

5. CHRONIC DENTO-ALVEOLAR INFECTIONS

 

6. PERIODONTAL DISEASE

6.1. GINGIVITIS

6.2. PERIODONTAL ABSCESS

6.3. NECROTISING ULCERATIVE GINGIVITIS

6.4. AGGRESSIVE PERIODONTITIS

6.5. CHRONIC PERIODONTITIS

 

7. PERICORONITIS

 

8. MANAGEMENT OF DRY SOCKET

 

9. ACUTE SINUSITIS (RHINOSINUSITIS)

 

10. ENDODONTIC THERAPY

 

11. PROPHYLACTIC ANTIMICROBIALS

11.1. ANTIMICROBIAL PROPHYLAXIS FOR HEALTHY PATIENTS

11.2. ANTIMICROBIAL PROPHYLAXIS FOR MEDICALLY COMPROMISED PATIENTS

 

12. ANTIVIRAL THERAPY

12.1. PRIMARY HERPETIC GINGIVOSTOMATITIS

12.2. SECONDARY (RECURRENT) HERPES SIMPLEX INFECTIONS

12.3. OROFACIAL HERPES ZOSTER INFECTIONS

 

13. ANTIFUNGAL THERAPY

13.1. MANAGEMENT OF SUPERFICIAL INFECTIONS

13.2. PSEUDOMEMBRANOUS CANDIDOSIS

13.3. ERYTHEMATOUS CANDIDOSIS

13.4. CHRONIC HYPERPLASTIC CANDIDOSIS

13.5. CHRONIC MUCOCUTANEOUS CANDIDOSIS

13.6. CANDIDA-ASSOCIATED LESIONS

 

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