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SURGERY, med. jur. That part of the healing art which relates to external diseases; their treatment; and, specially, to the manual operations adopted for their cure.
     2. Every lawyer should have some acquaintance with surgery; his knowledge on this subject will be found useful in cases of homicide and wounds.

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Contributions cover the practicalities of osseous surgery in periodontal and implant therapy, and in orthodontic therapy, as well as future directions and dilemmas (computer-assisted dentistry, endodontic microsurgery).
Titanium known for high corrosion resistance and a very good specific strength proved also to be a feasible option for osseous surgery, implants due to its biocompatibility.
Incidence of post--operative infection after oral osseous surgery
The guides added to the program, which can be completed online for continuing education credits, include: 1) Clinical Decision-Making for Caries Management in Children 3rd Edition, 2) Impact of Inflammatory Periodontal Disease on Systemic Health, 3) Implant Placement by the General Dentist, 4) Local Delivery of Agents to Treat Periodontal Diseases and 5) Periodontal Osseous Surgery.