50 Periodontal Disease Epidemiology / Diagnosis (PDS)

Thursday, March 22, 2012: 2 p.m.-3:15 p.m.
Session Type: Poster Discussion Session
1.25 CE hours

Learning Objectives:
To learn about recent findings in periodontal epidemiology and diagnosis
Alternate Chair:
Poster Viewing Period
Validity of Periodontal Disease Using European Classification of Periodontal Disease. 
J. WILDING1, R. DUNFORD1, and R. GENCO2, 1State University of New York - Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, 2Baird Research Park, State University of New York - SUNY - Buffalo, Amherst, NY
MIP-1a:  An Early Indicator of LAP Periodontal Site Breakdown Risk
D. FURGANG1, V. CURRO1, D. TISCHIO-BERESKI1, K. MARKOWITZ1, K. FAIRLIE1, J. FERRANDIZ1, J. CROSBY2, R. DONNELLY2, and D. FINE1, 1Oral Biology, New Jersey Dental School - UMDNJ, Newark, NJ, 2Molecular Resource Facility, New Jersey Dental School - UMD, Newark, NJ
Distinct salivary-biomarkers profile in health versus chronic-periodontitis and treatment effects
S. PRAKASAM, Periodontics and Allied Dental health, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN, S. JANARDHANAM, Oral Pathology, Medicine and Radiology, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN, and M. SRINIVASAN, Oral Pathology, Medicine & Radiology, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN
Periodontal Disease and Bisphosphonate-Related Osteonecrosis of the Jaw
V. THUMBIGERE MATH1, B. MICHALOWICZ2, J. HODGES1, D. BASI3, P. HUGHES1, and R. GOPALAKRISHNAN4, 1University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, 2Dept. of Preventive Sciences, University of Minnesota -, Minneapolis, MN, 3Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Minnesota -, Minneapolis, MN, 4Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
Improved Periodontal Disease in HIV+ Adults Experiencing Immune Reconstitution
L.T. VERNON1, C. DEMKO2, X. WANG1, and D.C. BABINEAU1, 1Biological Sciences, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland Heights, OH, 2Case Reserve University, Cleveland, OH