Thursday, 29 October 2009

New Books November 2009


Barron's guide to Medical and Dental schools: a complete career guidance manual and directory, 12th ed. / by Saul Wischnitzer and Edith Wischnitzer Barron's Educational Series, Inc., c2009.

"Up to date profiles of all AMA, AOA, and ADA accredited medical, osteopathic, and dental schools in the United States, Puerto Rico, and Canada."

Dental caries: the disease and its clinical management, 2nd ed. / by Ole Fejerskov and Edwina Kidd. Blackwell Munksgaard, c2008.

"...builds on the success of the prestigious first edition to present an unrivaled resource on cariology. The clinical thrust of the first edition is widened and strengthened to include coverage of the disease in all its variety, from eruption of the first primary tooth to the prevalent forms of the disease in older patients."

Dental drug reference with clinical implications,2nd ed. / by Frieda Atherton Pickett and Geza T. Terezhalmy. Lippincott, William & Wilkins, c2010.

"...quickly resolves questions and concerns that arise during patient consults, helping you design appropriate and safe oral health care treatment plans. It focuses on drugs that you're likely to encounter reviewing a patient's medical history as well as drugs that are prescribed for the management of orodental pain, oral infections, and common mucocutaneous conditions."

"This issue is offered as a series of articles to help review the use of dental implants in this unique patient group. It is intended to be a useful guide for general practitioners in dentistry, all dental specialists, and those in disciplines of medicine and other areas of health care who are involved in the habilitation and rehabilitation of young patients who have congenital or acquired deformities involving the oral and maxillofacial complex."

Thursday, 1 October 2009

New Books October 2009


Applied Dental Materials, Ninth Edition / McCabe, John F. and Walls, Angus W.G. Blackwell, c2008

"This textbook covers all aspects of materials science relevant to the practice of dentistry. It is aimed primarily at undergraduate dental students, although it will also be useful for practising dentists, dental technicians and dental assistants."

Basic Guide to Dental Procedures / Hollings, Carole Blackwell, c2008

"[This book] provides an indispenable induction to the core preventative and restorative treatments routinely carried out in the modern dental practice. Written as an introductory guide for the whole dental team, it makes no attempt to explain the theory and clinical technique behind each procedure in detail. Rather, with the aid of 'before and after' colour illustrations it offers a sufficient overview to enable the reader to understand and explain procedures to their patient with confidence."

Basic Guide to Oral Health Education and Promotion / Felton, Ann, et al. Wiley-Blackwell, c2009

"[This book] is the stop-by-stop course conpanion for dental nurses studying for for the Certificate in Oral Health Education. In addition it is an invaluable resource for other members of the dental team and health professionals involved in educating and promoting oral health to patients and the wider general public."

Current Therapy in Orthodontics / Nanda, Ravindra & Kapila, Sunil Mosby Elsevier, c2009

"[This book] addresses the evolving science of orthodontics as it relates to optimal patient therapy and care. World-renowned authors and contributors walk you through diagnosis and treatment planning, the management of sagittal and vertial discrepancies, the managment of adult and complex cases, and the application of biomedicine in orthodontic treatment."

Dental Practice Transition: A practical guide to management / Dunning, David G. & Lange, Brian M. Wiley-Blackwell, c2008

"[This book] provides a real-world manual to help the newly qualified dentist and aspiring student navigate the challenges and opportunities of moving from education into practice. This book is designed to help work through options such as starting a practice, associateships, and buying an existing practice, and enable its readers to enter the professional world with a clear picture of how to make their dental career and business a success."

"This comprehensive manual will be an essential text for students, scientists, clinicians, policy makers and industry product developers enabling them to have access to all of the parts and complexities associated with evaluating and applying information using the tools and concepts that have become associated with [Evidence-Based]."

Restorative Dentistry: An Integrated Approach, 2nd Edition / Jacobsen, Peter Blackwell Munksgaard, c2008

"The book contains a practical, common-sense approach to clinical problems whilst being structured within the limitations imposed by the patient and the facilities available to the dentist. Subjects included in the book are periodontology, endodontics, dental biomaterials, oral biology and pathology, and fixed and removable prosthodontics. Restorative Dentistry offers a unique approach by integrating the basic sciences that are fundamental to the clinical practice."


Evaluation of amelotin expression in odontogenic tumors / by Daiana Paula Stoff Thesis (M.Sc.)--University of Toronto, c2009.

Evaluation of caries risk assessment model in an adult population / by Ferne Kraglund. Thesis (M.Sc.)--University of Toronto, c2009.