Armitage, "Periodontal diagnoses and classification of periodontal diseases
," Periodontology 2000, vol.
Current classifications of periodontal diseases were developed at the 1999 World Workshop for the Classification of Periodontal Diseases
Coverage encompasses anatomy of the periodontium, the etiology, diagnosis, and classification of periodontal diseases
, surgical and non-surgical therapies, patient management, and risk factors.
The 1999 International Workshop for Classification of Periodontal Diseases
(21) reclassified the plaque-induced periodontal diseases into 7 different classifications.
Also included are appendices that discuss geriatric periodontology and the classification of periodontal diseases