Essential Orthodontics

Author: Birgit Thilander,Krister Bjerklin,Lars Bondemark

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1119165679

Category: Medical

Page: 176

View: 2806

"A comprehensive introduction to the biological principles of orthodontics. This book covers the why, when and how of orthodontics, enabling readers to identify which individuals need to be treated, to diagnose based on individual dentofacial development, and to understand the mechanical principles and tissue responses involved."--Provided by publisher.

Essentials of Orthodontics

Diagnosis and Treatment

Author: Robert N. Staley,Neil T. Reske

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0813808685

Category: Medical

Page: 338

View: 3485

Orthodontic diagnosis and treatment planning -- Dental impressions and study cast trimming -- Dental cast analysis in adults -- Dental cast analysis in the mixed dentition -- Radiographic analysis -- Lingual and palatal arches -- Incisor liability and leeway space -- Management of anterior cross bites -- Management of posterior cross bites -- Management of incisor diastemas -- Molar up-righting and space gaining -- Orthodontic examination and decision making for the family dentist -- How orthodontic appliances move teeth -- The edgewise fixed appliance -- Retention appliances -- Orthodontic materials.

Essentials of Orthodontics

Author: Aravind Sivaraj

Publisher: Jaypee Brothers,Medical Publishers Pvt. Limited

ISBN: 9789350903292

Category: Medical

Page: 573

View: 872

This textbook is a comprehensive guide to clinical and surgical orthodontics for dental students. Beginning with an introduction to the history and scope of orthodontics, the following chapters describe growth and development, and different circumstances that may require orthodontic treatment. Diagnosis and treatment planning are discussed in depth, as are the latest materials and appliances, and the mechanics of how these appliances move teeth. Written in clear, easy to understand language, this invaluable resource is highly illustrated with more than 360 clinical photographs, diagrams, tables and flowcharts. Key points Comprehensive guide to orthodontics for dental students In depth coverage of diagnosis, treatment planning, materials, appliances and mechanics Presented in clear, easy to understand format Includes more than 360 photographs, diagrams, tables and flowcharts

Essential Dental Handbook

Clinical and Practice Management Advice from the Experts

Author: Robert R. Edwab

Publisher: PennWell Books

ISBN: 9780878146246

Category: Medical

Page: 733

View: 9848

A dental handbook offers expert advice on clinical and practice management.

Essentials of Dental Assisting

Author: Debbie S. Robinson,Doni L. Bird

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323430945

Category: Medical

Page: 520

View: 2794

Focusing on the core clinical skills and knowledge necessary to become a practicing dental assistant, Essentials of Dental Assisting, 6th Edition, is the perfect resource to help you succeed in this fast-paced program. Fully updated to include the latest procedures and trends, this practice resource has been specifically designed and written to help you easily grasp the most important information. Plus, with its vivid step-by-step procedures, practical application exercises, learning aids, and built-in study tools, you’ll have the everything you need to master the essential skills and start a successful and rewarding career as a dental assistant! Focus on Clinical Dental Assisting provides essential information on core skills and procedures. Cutting-edge content and approachable writing style ensure that you learn to perform the most up-to-date practices. Easy-to-follow organization offers 29 succinct chapters that move from profession basics and sciences to infection control, chair-side treatment foundations, and patient care in general and specific dentistry. Step-by-step procedures of skills dental assistants must master feature a consistent format that includes a goal, equipment, chronological steps, and rationales, supplemented liberally with photos to einforce explanations and icons to identify key issues. Exam practice includes review questions at the end of each chapter and a practice exam online to help you test your understanding of chapter content and prepare for classroom and board exams. Apply Your Knowledge boxes encourage you to assimilate the chapter content and apply it to common situations in the practice setting. Ethical Implications at the end of each chapter’s narrative encourage students to focus on the legal and ethical behaviors they will need to practice to protect themselves, their patients, and the practices for which they work. Key terminology begins each chapter and is highlighted within text discussions. Learning objectives help you set goals for accomplishment and also serve as checkpoints for comprehension. NEW! Updated chapter discussions provide additional information on dynamic areas such as the electronic health record, impact of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), preventive techniques, and the new hazard communication standard. NEW! Revised photos and illustrations feature more modern illustrations and newer products and equipment. NEW! 10 new and 20 revised video clips feature significant changes in the dental imaging and dental materials sections of the comprehensive video collection – now with 70 video clips in total.

Mediale Medizin

Der wahre Ursprung von Krankheit und Heilung

Author: Anthony William

Publisher: Arkana

ISBN: 3641183901

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 464

View: 773

Seit seiner Kindheit besitzt Anthony William eine einzigartige Gabe: Ein göttlicher Geist flüstert ihm äußerst präzise Informationen zum Gesundheitszustand seiner Mitmenschen ins Ohr. Diese medialen Botschaften zeigen nicht nur, an welcher Krankheit der Betroffene leidet, sondern auch, wie er wieder vollständig gesund wird – und sind dem heutigen Stand der Medizin oft um Lichtjahre voraus. Dieses Buch enthält erstmals das revolutionäre Heilwissen, das sich Anthony William in seiner langjährigen, erfolgreichen Praxis als medizinisches Medium erwarb. Es zeigt die wahren Ursachen von Krankheiten, die in der Medizinwissenschaft als chronisch oder unheilbar gelten, wie beispielsweise Rheumatoide Arthritis, Multiple Sklerose, Typ-2-Diabetes, hormonelle Erkrankungen, chronisches Müdigkeitssyndrom oder Borreliose. Neben der Ursache benennt William einfache, leicht gangbare Wege der Heilung: Detox, Superfoods, Ernährungstipps und eine reinigende 28-tägige Heilkur.

Essentials of Dental Assisting

Author: Ann Beard Ehrlich,Hazel O. Torres

Publisher: Saunders


Category: Dental assistants

Page: 550

View: 5529

From the co-authors of MODERN DENTAL ASSISTING--a generously illustrated, "how-to" of the most essential techniques and procedures in dental assisting. This "entry-level" book discusses dental specialites as well as disease transmission, infection control, and handling of hazardous substances as outlined by OSHA. All chapters include objectives, review questions, and step-by-step procedures with criterion sheets that help the student evaluate their performance of actual dental assisting procedures. An accompanying instructor's manual is also available.

Essentials of Dental Radiography and Radiology E-Book

Author: Eric Whaites,Nicholas Drage

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0702051683

Category: Medical

Page: 488

View: 2779

This is a new edition of a classic text that presents all of the information that a dental student needs to know in order to safely capture high-quality clinical images and accurately interpret their findings. In this latest edition, both traditional methods of imaging and new modalities are included, such as cone beam CT, and the author team has been expanded to bring a fresh approach to the subject area. Written in an accessible manner which avoids unnecessary detail, each page spread has been carefully designed to ensure clarity of understanding by the reader to ensure both exam success and confidence and safety in the clinical situation. Topics address the whole curriculum and range from the physics of imaging to radiation protection and image interpretation. Suitable for undergraduate students and post-graduates alike, this book has become essential reading for all readers who intend to practice clinical dentistry. Provides a comprehensive account of the radiology and radiography topics usually examined at undergraduate and postgraduate level Clear and accessible approach to the subject makes learning especially easy More than 1100 illustrations present clinical, diagnostic and practical information in an accessible manner Written by a world authority on the subject area Contains recent classifications and advanced imaging modalities including cone beam CT imaging techniques Includes a new chapter on cone beam technology which includes the latest RCS (Eng) Guidelines for patient selection Contains an on-line self-assessment bank to aid exam preparation Chapter on legislation now on-line to ensure constant currency of information

Essentials of Dental Radiography and Radiology

Author: Eric Whaites

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780443101687

Category: Medical

Page: 473

View: 8888

The fourth edition of 'Essentials of Dental Radiography and Radiology' reflects new legislation and guidance on the use of ionising radiation in the UK. Heavily illustrated, it is both a practical text and a comprehensive teaching manual.

Minimally Invasive Esthetics

Author: Avijit Banerjee,Brian J. Millar

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0723455562

Category: Dentistry

Page: 331

View: 3176

Originally published: Oxford: Mosby, 2014.

Master Dentistry

Volume 2: Restorative Dentistry, Paediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics

Author: Peter Heasman

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 070204010X

Category: Medical

Page: 376

View: 4789

MASTER DESTISTRY is designed as a revision guide for dental students and offers the "curriculum essentials" in an easy-to-digest format. Each section is fully illustrated throughout and is supported by extensive self-assessment questions which allow the reader to assess their own knowledge of the topic and perfect their exam techniques. Now in colour, this second edition addresses the restorative, paediatric and orthodontics aspects of dentistry and is perfect for both undergraduate students and post-graduates preparing for the MFDS or international equivalents. Quick reference revision aid for dental students – ideal for exam preparation! Covers the ‘essentials’ of the subject to a level that is expected with the GDC’s curriculum outlined in the First Five Years document Includes extensive self-testing material – short answers, essays, MCQs and EMQs – enabling students to assess their knowledge and perfect exam techniques Suitable for post-graduate students who will find the book useful for the MJDF or international equivalent New chapter on the restorative management of dental implants provides insight into more advanced techniques Revised section on law and ethics reflects recent changes in GDC requirements Updated self-assessment material to reflect current exam formats Now published with colour!

Principles and Practice of Esthetic Dentistry

Author: Nairn H. F. Wilson

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0723455589

Category: Medical

Page: 256

View: 5073

Esthetic dentistry is an area of recognizable growth around the world and it often brings considerable challenges for the clinician. Nairn Wilson CBE - one of the world's leading dental educationalists - presents a unique volume designed to introduce practitioners to the world of esthetic dentistry with the goal of safely expanding his or her current scope of practice. Richly illustrated and in full colour throughout, this beautiful volume will guide readers through the key issues relating to modern dental esthetics and includes a discussion of dental ethics, patient psychology, treatment planning and the delivery of care, the management of recession defects, patient assessment and clinical techniques as well as an exploration of the importance of teamwork and the maintenance of dental attractiveness. Whether you are newly qualified or an experienced dental practitioner, this volume will be ideal for skill enhancement and is designed for use throughout the world. .."simple, clinically relevant and with up-to-date text providing invaluable tips on many advanced restorative procedures." Reviewed by Zenab Mushtaq on behalf of BDJ Student, July 2015

Implants in Dentistry

Essentials of Endosseous Implants for Maxillofacial Reconstruction

Author: Michael S. Block,John N. Kent,Luis Guerra

Publisher: W.B. Saunders Company


Category: Medical

Page: 301

View: 2266

A concise, user-friendly look at the role of implants in dentistry. Features thorough discussions of pretreatment considerations, restorative considerations, surgical considerations, and soft tissue and microbiological considerations. Also includes chapter outlines, study questions, and case examples to aid understanding and provide exposure to real-life situations.

Walther and Houston's orthodontic notes

Author: D. P. Walther,William John Ballantyne Houston,Malcolm L. Jones,Richard G. Oliver

Publisher: John Wright


Category: Medical

Page: 265

View: 3313

-- best-selling foundation text on orthodontics-- essentials of the subject presented in an accessible and succinct format-- new chapter on treatment in mixed dentition-- features actual case examples to illustrate the application of theory into practice-- all chapters revised and updated in line with current practice-- improved reference section for this new edition Now in its sixth edition, this essential introductory text on orthodontics provides a clear and concise presentation of the essentials of orthodontics for the undergraduate and dental practitioner. Since its original publication in 1960, 'Orthodontics Notes' has developed into an essential companion for dental undergraduates An introductory text, it succeeds in providing the reader with an excellent grounding in the subject.

Essentials of Oral Histology and Embryology

A Clinical Approach

Author: James K. Avery

Publisher: Mosby Incorporated


Category: Medical

Page: 241

View: 2163

With clear coverage of the anatomy of oral and facial tissues, Essentials of Oral Histology and Embryology: A Clinical Approach, 4th Edition, helps you understand normal orofacial development to prepare you to care for patients with abnormalities or dental pathologies. It provides a strong foundation in oral biology, focusing on the development and structure of cells and tissues, the stages of tooth development and maturation, and the parts of teeth including enamel, dentin, dental pulp, and cementum. New illustrations and discussions of emerging issues keep you current with advances in the dental professions and patient care. Written by Daniel J. Chiego Jr., an experienced educator in oral histology and embryology, this book provides the basic science you need to succeed in the classroom and in clinical practice. Clinically focused content provides essential knowledge of the basics of oral biology with an emphasis on its relationship to clinical practice and a focus on the patient. Full-color art program includes many high-quality illustrations, histographs, micrographs, and clinical photos depicting various stages of development of the oral structures. Clinical Comment and Consider the Patient boxes help you apply information to clinical practice and patient care by describing clinical tips, points of interest, and patient situations. Self-evaluation questions are included at the end of each chapter, helping you review for classroom and national board exams. Key vocabulary is listed at the beginning of each chapter and highlighted in boldface within the text. Suggested readings at the end of each chapter allow you to research classic and new studies. Expert author Daniel Chiego has 40 years of experience in research and education in oral embryology and histology, and has directed the dental and dental hygiene courses of study in these topics at the University of Michigan for more than 15 years. An Evolve companion website provides practice quizzes, vocabulary flashcards, labeling exercises, and links to related websites for further research and study. NEW and UPDATED content on thyroid development and hormones, tooth development, dentin, collagen, and cemental repair incorporates findings from recent studies. UPDATED and EXPANDED art program accurately depicts the anatomy of oral and facial tissues and provides high-quality images to help improve comprehension.

Essentials of Dental Caries

Author: Ole Fejerskov

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0198738269


Page: 216

View: 8591

Dental caries (tooth decay) is one of the most highly prevalent disease around the world affecting a significant proportion of the population. Dental caries may take place on any tooth surface in the oral cavity where dental plaque is allowed to develop over a period of time. Understanding its causes and progression allows the dental team to prevent and manage it so that patients can maintain healthy teeth for life. The fourth edition of Essentials of Dental Caries provides readers with an up-to-date, clinically relevant guide to dental caries. Written in an accessible style, the authors explain the biological and socioeconomic background of lesion development and progress. Current methods of clinical diagnosis and evidence based management are outlined in clearly laid out and highly illustrated chapters. This book is essential reading for students and practitioners of dentistry, dental therapy, dental hygiene, and oral health educators.


The Essentials

Author: Hans-Peter Müller

Publisher: Thieme

ISBN: 9783131383716

Category: Periodontal disease

Page: 188

View: 1102

"The author has identified a need for up-to-date information to be made available as a compendium to standard textbooks in periodontology, and [succeeds] in fulfilling the stated aims of the book."—Stephen Chen, Australian Orthodontic Journal Periodontology—The Essentials provides readers with up-to-date information on the anatomy and physiology of the oral cavity as well as the latest methods for diagnosis, prevention, and therapy of periodontal disease. It is specifically designed to help busy dental professionals give their patients the highest level of care. Throughout this book the author stresses the important connections between periodontal disease and the patient‘s overall health, focusing on preventive care and the consequences of treatment. Key Features of the Second Edition: * Expanded and revised coverage, lavishly illustrated by more than 300 four-color photos and drawings * Updated chapters throughout * Evidence boxes giving summaries of clinical trials, meta-analyses and other studies, with graded assessment of the findings * Discussion of the long-suspected association between systemic and periodontal diseases This book is a remarkably fresh text on the fundamentals of periodontology that will serve as a scientifically grounded yet practical clinical tool for students of dentistry and dental hygiene, private practitioners, hygienists, and periodontists alike.