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Periodontal Disease and Overall Health (First Edition)

(Casey Hein is a contributing author)
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Patient Education

  1. Grand Rounds Patient Education
    • Adolescent Obesity & Perio Disease
    • Adult Obesity & Perio Disease
    • Complications of TX for Head & Neck Cancer
    • Diabetes & Perio Disease
    • Immunocompromised Condition & Oral Health
    • Maintaining Oral Health through Aging
    • Perio Disease & CVD
    • Perio Disease & Osteoporosis
    • Pregnancy & Oral Health
  2. Other Patient Education

Authoritative Reports for Distribution to Professional Communities

  1. Free Summary of Advancing Oral Health in America; Committee on an Oral Health Initiative; Institute of Medicine (available at www.nap.edu)
  2. Special Reports & Publications
    • Report of the Independent Panel of Experts of The Scottsdale Project
    • Proceedings and Consensus Opinion from the Global Oral and Systemic Health Summit
    • Oral Health in America: A Report of the Surgeon General
    • Scientific America: Oral and Whole Body Health
    • American Dental Hygienists’ Association: The Future of Oral Health
    • Canadian Dental Hygienists’ Association: Statments on Preterm Low Birth Weight Babies & Respiratory Disease
    • California Dental Association Foundation: Oral Health During Pregnancy & Early Childhood – Guidelines
    • California Dental Association Foundation: Oral Health During Pregnancy & Early Childhood – Policy Brief
    • Periodontal Diseases and Health: Consensus Report of the Sixth European Workshop on Periodontology
    • Journal of American Dental Association: Prevention of Infective Endocarditis
    • Summary of Findings from: The American Journal of Cardiology and Journal of Periodontology Editors’ Consensus: Periodontitis and Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease.
    • New York State Department of Health: Oral Health Care During Pregnancy and Early Childhood Practice Guidelines
    • International Dental Journal: Global Goals for Oral Health 2020
  3. Pregnancy & Oral Health
    • March of Dimes PeriStats
    • Oral Health Care during Pregnancy and Early Childhood Practice Guidelines
    • CDA Foundation Policy Brief
    • CDA Foundation Guidelines
    • Preterm Low Birth Weight Babies, Respiratory Disease
  4. Periodontics
    • American Academy of Periodontology Statement on Risk Assessment
    • Implications of Genetic Technology for the Management of Periodontal Diseases
    • Systemic Antibiotics in Periodontics
    • Specific Antibiotics in the Treatment of Periodontitis
    • Parameters of Care Supplement
    • Guidelines for the Management of Patients With Periodontal Diseases
    • The Role of Supra- and Subgingival Irrigation in the Treatment of Periodontal Diseases
  5. Interprofessional Care
  6. Evidence Based Practice
    • Antibiotics for the prophylaxis of bacterial endocarditis in dentistry
    • Emerging Themes in Epidemiology
  7. Educational Reform in Healthcare Professions
    • Contemporary Issues in Medicine: Oral Health Education for Medical and Dental Students
    • Position of the American Dietetic Association: Oral Health and Nutrition
    • New Opportunities for Dentistry in Diagnosis and Primary Healthcare: Report of a Panel of the Macy Study
    • Curriculum and Clinical Training in Oral Health for Physicians and Dentists: Report of a Panel of the Macy Study
    • Genetics and Its Implication for Clinical Practice and Education: Report of a Panel of the Macy Study
  8. Diabetes & Oral Health Care
    • Self Test for Risk of Diabetes
    • Canadian Diabetes Association 2008 Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Prevention and Management of Diabetes in Canada
    • Working Together to Manage Diabetes
    • Canadian Dental Hygienists Association Position Statement on Diabetes & Heart Disease
    • American Diabetes Association – Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes 2009
    • American Diabetes Association – Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes 2010
  9. Cardiovascular Disease & Oral Health
    • Summary of Findings from: The American Journal of Cardiology and Journal of Periodontology Editors’ Consensus: Periodontitis and Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease.
    • American Heart Association Heart Disease & Stroke Statistics
    • Factors Contributing to Cardiometabolic Risk

Articles re Interprofessional Care in O-S Relationships

  1. Strategies for Dental Hygienist and Nurse Collaboration in Targeting Periodontal and Cardiovascular Diseases
  2. An Obstetrician and Periodontist Translate Periodontal-Systemic Research to Preserve the Health of Pregnant Women at Risk for Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes
  3. Osteoporosis Prevention and Screening: Potential Role for Healthcare Professionals
  4. Engaging Hygienists, Nurses and Social Service Professionals in an Interdisciplinary Model for Prevention and Early Care of Oral Diseases in Women of Childbearing Age
  5. The Promise of Transdisciplinary Nurse-Dental Hygienist Collaboration in Achieveing Health-Related Quality of Life for Elderly Nursing Home Residents
  6. A Collarborative Team Approach for Symptom Management for Head and Neck Cancer Patients
  7. Combating Diabetes, Obesity, Periodontal Disease and Interrelated Inflammatory Conditions with a Syndemic Approach
  8. Oral Health and Chronic Kidney Disease: Building a Bridge Between the Dental and Renal Communities

Articles from Grand Rounds in Oral Systemic Health

  1. The Significance of Periodontal Infection in Cardiology
  2. An Obstetrician and Periodontist Translate Periodontal-Systemic Research to Preserve the Health of Pregnany Women at Risk for Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes
  3. Chronic Inflamatory Periodontal Disease – A Risk Factor for Cardiovascular Disease and Ischemic Stroke?
  4. Periodontal Disease, Insulin Resistance and Diabetes Mellitus: A Review and Clinical Implications
  5. Periodontal Disease, Bacteremia & Orthopedic Surgery
  6. Periodontal Disease and the Risk for Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes
  7. Alzheimers Disease and Periodontal Disease: Mechanisms Underlying a Potential Bi-Directional Relationship
  8. The Relationship Between Osteoporosis and Oral Bone Loss
  9. Osteoporosis Prevention and Screening: Potential Role for Healthcare Professionals?
  10. Oral Mucous Membrane Microbiota in Health and Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  11. New York State Leading the Way in Establishing Guidelines for Oral Care in Pregnancy
  12. The Molecular / Genetic Basis of Oral Cancer
  13. Medications Influencing Immune Response and Wound Healing
  14. Maintaining Oral Health in the Aging Population: The Importance of the Periodontal-Systemic Connection in the Elderly
  15. The Impact of Periodontitis on Metabolic Control and Risk for Diabetic Complications
  16. A Collaborative Team Approach for Symptom Management for Head and Neck Cancer Patients
  17. The Promise of Transdiscipllinary Nurse-Dental Hygienist Collaboration in Achieving Health-Related Quality of Life for Elderly Nursing Home Residents
  18. Issues Related to Diagnosis and Treatement of Bisphosphonate-Induced Osteonecrosis of the Jaw
  19. Chronic Inflammation: An Important Factor in the Pathogenesis of Oral Cancer
  20. Chronic Inflammation in Periodontal Diseases: Immunopathogenesis and Treatment

Templates for Dentist-to-Physician Correspondence

  • Cancer Patient
  • CVD Patient
  • Immunocompromised Patient
  • Patient of Childbearing Age
  • Patient with Alzheimer’s Disease
  • Patient with Diabetes
  • Patient with Osteoporosis
  • Patient with Suspected Diabetes
  • Pregnant Patient