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

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Prevention Across the Lifespan: A Review of Evidence-Based Interventions for Common Oral Conditions



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 3:
      • Inflammation
    • Module 4:
      • Clinical Disease