Problem Solving in Endodontics, Prevention, Identification and Management, 5th Edition

Problem Solving in Endodontics

5th Edition Prevention, Identification and Management

By James L. Gutmann, DDS, CertEndo, PhD(honoris causa), FACD, FICD, FADI, Professor Emeritus, Department of Restorative Sciences, Baylor College of Dentistry; the Texas A&M University System, Health Science Center, Dallas, TX, USA; Diplomate, American Board of Endodontics, Honorary Professor, School of Stomatology, Wuhan University, Wuhan, China and Paul E. Lovdahl, DDS, MSD, FACD, FADI, Practice Limited to Endodontics, Sea Mar Community Health Center, Bellingham, WA, USA

I. Problem Solving in Diagnosis and Treatment Planning

1. Problem Solving in Diagnosis and Treatment Planning

2. Problem Solving Techniques of Making Radiographic Images

3. Problem Solving in Interpretation of Dental Radiographic Images

4. Problem Solving in the Differential Diagnosis of Bony Defects Resulting From Pulpal and Periodontal Pathosis

5. Problem Solving in the Diagnosis of Treatment Failure

6. Problem Solving in the Diagnosis of Non-Odontogenic Pain

II. Problem Solving Treatment Procedures in Non-Surgical Root Canal Procedures

7. Problem Solving Challenges in Dentin Hypersensitivity and Vital Pulp Therapy

8. Problem Solving in Tooth Isolation, Access Openings and Identification of Orifice Locations

9. Problem Solving in Working Length Determination

10. Problem Solving Clinical Techniques in the Enlarging and Shaping of the Root Canal

11. Problem Solving in Cleaning and Disinfecting the Root Canal System

12. Problem Solving Challenges in Root Canal Obturation

13. Problem Solving Challenges in Compromised Roots, Root Canal Systems and Anatomical Deviations

14. Problem Solving Techniques for the Revision of Previous Root Canal Procedures

15. Problem Solving in the Management of Painful Tooth Emergencies

III. Problem Solving Treatment Procedures in Surgical Procedures

16. Problem Solving Challenges in Periapical Surgery

17. Problem Solving in the Management of Teeth with Subgingival Carious and Fractured Margins Including Radicular Defects

18. Problem Solving Challenges that Require Periradicular Surgical Intervention

IV. Problem Solving Issues in Adjunctive Dental Procedures

19. Problem Solving in the Management of Tooth Fractures and Traumatic Tooth Injuries

20. Problem Solving the Challenges Faced in the Restoration of Endodontically Treated Teeth