Inflammation, Pain and Hygiene
- Pp. 76-89 (14)Rainer Buchmann
Inflammation, uncoped stress, smoking, malnutrition and lack of motion are common characteristics for chronic diseases in medicine and dentistry. Chronic diseases exert adverse effects on vascular permeability, circulation and metabolism. On a few pages, you get a comprehensive understanding of origin, course and adverse outcomes of chronic diseases to body health. Periodontal dentistry as preventive treatment complex promotes health and improves quality of life. Envisioning the future of dentistry and shaping a patient-centered care, the medical relevance is presented for periodontal and implant dentistry.