Thursday, 30 July 2015

New Books - July/August 2015


ScienceDirect dental ebooks received from January 2015 to present 


The John Hopkins University Press, 2013.

"In Your Child's Teeth, health writers Evelina Weidman Sterling and Angie Best-Boss team up with pediatric dentists and oral health experts to answer parents' many questions about children's teeth. Topics include: - how thumb sucking and pacifiers affect teeth, how to brush your young children's teeth, how to calm a child who is afraid of the dentist, how to help special needs children get proper dental care, how medical problems affect teeth, how fluoride rinses and dental sealants work, how a root canal is done, and how to make the orthodontia decision." Taken from publisher description

Practice dentistry pain-free: evidence-based strategies to prevent pain andextend your career / by Bethany Valachi.
Posturodontics Press, 2008.
"The research-based book bridges the gap between dental ergonomics and work-related pain so that you can work longer, more comfortably and with less fatigue. Discover how your job and equipment are affecting you health, and then implement powerful evidence-based strategies to prevent pain and injuries. After all, how successful is your dental career if your body retires before you do?" Taken from back cover

Expedited orthodontics: Improving the efficiency of orthodontic treatmentthrough novel technologies / by S.D. Kapila, J. Nervina, and N. Hatch.
The University of Michigan, 2014 "This volume includes the proceedings of the Forty-first Annual Moyers Symposium, March 8-9, 2014, Ann Arbor, Michigan" Taken from publisher description

Churchill-Livingstone/Elsevier, 2014.

"More than two million medical students, doctors and other health professionals around the globe have owned a copy of Davidson's Principles and Practice of Mediine since it was first published. Today's readers rely on this beautifully illustrated text to provide up-to-date detail of contemporary medical practice, presented in a style that is concise and yet easy to read." Taken from back cover

Wiley/Blackwell, 2015.

"Handbook of clinical techniques in Pediatric Dentistry provides the clinician with an increases level of expertise and skills for timely identification and intervention for various presentations in the developing dentition. It also clearly describes procedures for treatment in the primary and young permanent dentitions, including pulp therapy for primary and young permanent molars extractions, space maintenance, and more. The most commonly encountered treatment needs are discussed with the goal of increasing clinician and staff confidence while decreasing chairtime and stress." Taken from back cover

Wiley/Blackwell, 2015.
"The second edition of the Atlas of Temporomandibular Joint Surgery is a major revision of Dr. Quinn's classic work, taking into account new procedures, equipment, and evidence-based findings from the latest research in temporomandibular joint (TMJ) treatment". Taken from back cover

Administrative dental assistant, 3rd edition / by L. J. Gaylor.
Elsevier, 2012.
"Stay on top of the latest industry advancements, technology, and skill sets with The Administrative Dental Assistant, 3rd Edition. This comprehensive textbook delivers all the latest information and skill practice you need to succeed in the paperless era: technology, forms, and equipment in use today; up-to-date coding information; HIPAA and OSHA guidelines; functions of the dental business office; communication and critical thinking exercises; and in-depth instruction for completing common tasks such as scheduling, bookkeeping, electronic record regulations and insurance coding. A companion workbook and online tools offer interactive games, identification exercises, daily task simulations, and practice management software to supplement your text learning, polish your skills, and prime you for a successful career in the modern dental office." Taken from publisher description.

Grey areas in restorative dentistry: Don’t believe everything you think! /by R. L. Caplin.
J and R Publishing, Inc., 2015.
"Modern dentistry is as much an art as a science where practical experience and regularly updated knowledge are essential. Because each patient is unique, and generally there is an absence of strict guidelines, the solutions to patients' problems are not black and white but 'grey areas' which result in treatment variations between dentists." Taken from back cover 

Promoting the oral health of children: theory and practice, 2ndedition / by A. Sheiham et al.
Quintessence Editora, 2014.

"Oral health promotion has become a major discipline in the dental curriculum and for postgraduate courses. The contents of this expanded second edition is strongly influenced by the increased worldwide recognition of the importance of non communicable diseases, such as heart disease, cancer, diabetes and dental diseases. Such diseases have determinants and risk factors in common. Therefore it is logical that oral health promotion should be fully integrated with health promotion." Taken from back cover

Atlas of oral and maxillofacial surgery / by D. Kademani and P. Tiwana.
Saunders/Elsevier, 2016.

"[This book] provides detailed, step-by-step instructions and more than 2000 full-color illustrations demonstrating the full scope of oral and maxillofacial procedures." Taken from back cover

Pharmacotherapy handbook, 9th edition / by B.G. Wells et al.
McGraw Hill Education, 2015.

"Pharmacotherapy handbook provides the critical information you need to make drug therapy decisions for more than 140 diseases and disorders commonly encountered in a clinical setting. Featuring a convenient alphabetized presentation, this handy guide utilizes text, tables, figures, and treatment algorithms to make important drug data readily accessible and easily understood" Taken from back cover

Handbook of research on computerized occlusal analysis technology applications in dental medicine, Volume I and II / by R. B. Kerstein.
Medical Information Science Reference/IGI Global, 2015.

"Modern medicine is changing drastically as new technologies emerge to transform the way in which patients are diagnosed, treated, and monitored. In particular, dental medicine is experiencing a tremendous shift as new digital innovations are integrated into dental practice. [This book] explores the use of digital tools in dentistry, including their evolution as well as evidence-based research on the benefits of technological tools versus non-digital occlusal indicators..." Taken from back cover

Dental materials: properties and manipulation, 10th ed.  / by J.M. Powers and J.C. Wataha 
Elsevier, 2013.

"Focusing on the dental materials most commonly used, Dental Materials: Properties and Manipulation, 10th Edition covers the tasks that dental assistants and dental hygienists typically perform. It shows the most current materials, how to mix and apply them in a clinical setting, and how to educate patients about them. Now in full color, this edition adds more photographs of materials actually being mixed, used, and applied, and includes detailed coverage of ceramics, metals, and implant and impression materials. Written by well-known experts on restorative dentistry and materials, John Powers and John Wataha, Dental Materials is a trusted text that keeps you on top of the rapidly developing field of dental materials." Taken from publisher description

People's Medical Publishing House, 2015

"Inherently interdisciplinary, the field of oral medicine continues to incorporate and apply new knowledge and techniques to the care of patients. For nearly 70 years, Burket's Oral Medicine has been the principal text for all major aspects of oral medicine, from the basic science to clinical practice. This 12th edition continues to serve as the authoritative source of information for students, residents, and clinicians interested in the field of oral medicine" Taken from back cover

Self-ligating brackets in orthodontics: current concepts and techniques / by B. Ludwig, D. Bister, and S. Baumgaertel 
Thieme, 2013

"Offering advantages in design, efficiency, treatment time, and retention, self-ligating brackets have become a major part of modern orthodontic practice. Self-Ligating Brackets in Orthodontics: Current Concepts and Techniques summarizes all information and clinical studies on these popular systems, integrating them with the authors practical, hands-on experience. From materials and mechanics, to diagnostic and therapeutic principles, to step-by-step treatment techniques, the book is a visual guide and compendium to this groundbreaking field.Special Features provides more than 1,500 outstanding color photographs that show the sequence of steps for all procedures involving self-ligating brackets." Taken from publisher description

Wiley Blackwell, 2014

"The 'Basic Guide to Medical Emergencies in the Dental Practice' is a must have book for all dental care professionals and general dentists. Written in a clear and accessible style, chapters cover such key topics as patient assessment, adult resuscitation, respiratory and cardiac disorders, paediatric emergencies, emergency equipment and law and ethics. The 2nd edition has been fully revised and updated in line with the Resuscitation Council's Guidelines and now includes a brand new chapter on the 'Principles of First Aid'. Taken from publisher description

Local anesthesia for the dental hygienist / by Demetra Daskalos Logothetis
Elsevier Mosby, 2012

"Written "by" a dental hygienist "for" dental hygienists, Local Anesthesia for the Dental Hygienist helps you learn the safe and effective administration of local anesthesia. Coverage is tailored to fit the role and needs of the dental hygienist and promotes patient-centered care by integrating discussions of the Human Needs Paradigm with complete instructions for local anesthesia administration. Full-color photographs illustrate specific injection techniques, and colorful illustrations show dental anatomy. Written by experienced educator Demetra Logothetis, this reference presents material at the right level for dental hygienists and prepares you for success both on your licensure exam and in your career". Taken from publisher description

Wiley Blackwell, 2015

"Lasers have become an increasingly useful tool in conventional dental practice. Their precision and less invasive quality make them an attractive technology in esthetic and pediatric dentistry, oral medicine, and a range of other dental procedures. Lasers in Dentistry: Guide for Clinical Practice is a comprehensive, yet concise and easy-to-use guide to integrating lasers into conventional clinical practice.The book begins by providing the reader a thorough understanding of how lasers work and their varied effects on oral tissues." Taken from publisher description

Practice management for the dental team, 8th ed. / by B.L. Finkbeiner and C.A. Finkbeiner 
Elsevier, 2016

"Learn the business skills you need to run a dental office! Practice management for the Dental Team, 8th ed. is a comprehensive, one-stop resource for dental practice management and the only one that includes Eaglesoft practice management software screen shots and exercises for a realistic office experience." Taken from back cover

Atlas of oral microbiology: from health microflora to disease / by X. Zhou and Y. Li
Elsevier, 2015

"[This book] provides a complete description of the oral microbial systems, illustrating them with a large variety of bacteria culture images and electron microscopy photos. This work is by far the most through and best illustrated oral microbiology atlas available. In addition, it also describes in detail, a variety of experimental techniques, including microbiological isolation, culture and identification." Taken from back cover

Osteology guidelines for oral and maxillofacial regeneration: clinical research / by W.V. Giannobile, N.P. Lang, and M.S. Tonetti
Quintessence Publishing, 2014.

"Important aims of clinical research include the development of study goals, research design methodology and outcome measures. Proper articulation of these goals will lead to the determination of the outcomes of safety, efficacy and/or effectiveness of new dental drugs, biologics, devices or procedures to improve patient care. This book guides researchers in creating protocols that lead to meaningful outcomes in oral and maxillofacial tissue regeneration. This text is written by a group of eminent investigators with expertise in all facets of clinical research from methodology of clinical protocols." Taken from back cover

Caries management: Science and clinical practice / by H. Meyer-Lueckel, S. Paris, and K.R. Ekstrand
Thieme, 2013

"This systematic approach to modern caries management combines new, evidence-based treatment techniques with the scientific underpinnings of caries formation - providing an in-depth review for both clinicians in daily practice and students advancing in the field. Beginning with patho-anatomical changes in the dental hard tissue, Caries Management - Science and Clinical Practice goes on to cover noninvasive, and invasive interventions based on each stage of the disease. " Taken from back cover

Atlas of operative oral and maxillofacial surgery / by C.J. Haggerty and R.M. Laughin
Wiley Blackwell, 2015.

"Atlas of oerative oral and maxillofacial surgery is an innovative, multidisciplinary, contemporary surgical atlas covering core aspects of oral and maxillofacial surgery, head and neck reconstructive surgery, and facial cosmetic surgery. The text is constructed as a procedure-based surgical atlas with special emphasis placed on depicting surgical techniques with high-resolution color illustrations and images." Taken from back cover

Migraine: diagnosis and therapeutic advances, Course #90070 / by Dr. A. J. Lanca.

"This course is designed for physicians, physician assistants, nurses, nurse practitioners, and other healthcare professionals involved in the care of patients with known suspect migraine". Taken from pg. 1


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