Sunday, 31 March 2019

New Books - April 2019


American Dental Association, 2019

"[This book] contains the latest information from dental pharmacology's leading experts. It covers the drugs most commonly used in the dental practice, with information about dosage, possible interactions, potential complications and more. The guide's hand-held format makes it easy to use whether you're in the operatory or catching up in between patients." From back cover

American Dental Association, 2019

"A crack coding team starts with solid training, [this book] is just the tool. Newly revised and updated for 2019, the Companion trains staff to code more accurately and efficiently, with key coding concepts, scenarios, and Q&A. Use it with the CDT manual to train new staff or as a refresher for experienced team members. Companion includes: 50+ coding scenarios, 100+ common coding Q&A, descriptions of new CDT codes and revisions, section on ICD-10 Diagnosis Codes." From back cover

Quintessence Publishing Co., Inc., 2018

"This text is intended to be a reference handbook on clear aligner technique Orthodontists, graduate orthodontic students, dentists, and dental students will find this to be a valuable resource in learning how clear aligners work as an orthodontic appliance, as the text lays down basic principles for clear aligner technique. The bibliography section includes the most publications in clear aligner research. The text is also designed to be a clinical handbook." From preface

IGI Global, 2019

"[This book] provides innovative insights into computerized methods for automated analysis.The research presented within this publication explores pattern recognition, oral pathologies, and diagnostic processing. It is designed for dentists, professionals, medical educators, medical imaging technicians, researchers, oral surgeons, and students, and covers topics centered on easier assessment of complex craniofacial tissues and the accurate diagnosis of various lesions at early stages." From back cover 

John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2018

"[This book] offers dental professionals a comprehensive review of the aetiology and diagnosis of furcation defects, including treatment options. Written by world-renowned specialists in periodontics, this important text provides proven, evidence-based treatment algorithms and reviews the effectiveness of new technologies for treatment of furcation-involved teeth. Filled with helpful photographs, the text covers a wealth of topics,including anatomy of multi-rooted teeth; clinical and radiographic diagnosis and epidemiology of furcation involvement; furcation debridgement; including self-performed, non-surgical, and surgical studies; aetiopatogenesis of the furcation lesion; and more." From back cover

Quintessence Publishing Co., Inc., 2019

"This textbook provides an overview of Kratochvil's design philosophy and the basic principles of biomechanics it is based upon. Topics include components of RPDs and their functions, design sequences for maxillary and mandibular RPDs, and techniques for surveying and determining the most advantageous treatment position. A chapter dedicated to digital design and manufacturing of RPD frameworks highlights new technology in this emerging field. Additional topics include optimizing esthetic outcomes through attachments and rotational path RPDs as well as applying the RPI system to patients with maxillofacial defects. The authors provide illustrations of clinical cases throughout the book as well as an illustrated glossary of prosthodontic terminology. This textbook will prepare students and general practitioners to design and fabricate a biomechanically sound RPD framework for just about any dental configuration they encounter." From publisher's website

American Dental Association, 2017

"This book provides general information about regulations issued by several federal agencies that are charged with ensuring that dental treatment is provided in a safe facility, that dental healthcare workers work in safe environments, and that the dental practice is managed and operated in a way that is not harmful to others or the environment. The module also includes original resources, such as checklists and tip sheets, which were created specifically for this project and designed to help ADA members comply with the appropriate federal regulations." From preface

Newman and Carranza's Clinical Periodontology, 13th ed. / by M.G. Newman et al.

Elsevier, 2019

"From basic science and fundamental procedures to the latest advanced techniques in reconstructive, aesthetic, and implant therapy. Newman and Carranza's Clinical Periodontology, thirteenth edition, is the resource you can count on to master the most current information and techniques in periodontology. Full-color photos, illustrations, radiographs, and videos show you how to perform periodontal procedures, while renowned experts from across the globe explain the evidence supporting each treatment and lend their knowledge on how to best manage the outcomes." From back cover

Oxford University Press, 2018

"Now in its second edition, [this book] has been fully updated to reflect current guidelines, with new images and annotated X-rays to support the text. Split into chapters based on clinical areas, vital knowledge is distilled into bullets and summary boxes for easy reference. Covering all common complaints likely to arise alongside a dedicated emergencies chapter, this handbook ensures all trainees from medical and dental backgrounds, specialist nurses, and medical students gain a solid understanding or oral and maxillofacial surgical presentations, practices, and procedures." From back cover

American Dental Association, 2017

"With over 250 full-colour photos and illustrations, [this book] covers a wide range of prevention and treatment topics, including hygiene; anatomy; x-rays; perio; tooth restoration and replacement options; cosmetic treatment; TMD; pathologies; bruxism and more. New expanded content now includes these topics: effects of sugar on oral health, steps of filling a cavity, tooth erosion, gum recession, per-implantitis, tobacco and oral health." From back cover

White and Pharoah's Oral Radiology: principles and interpretations, 8th ed. / by S.M Mallya and E.W.N. Lam

Elsevier, 2019.

"With more than 1,500 high-quality radiographs and illustrations, this bestselling text visually demonstrates the basic principles of oral and maxillofacial radiology along with their clinical application. You will learn to use today's imaging technology to recognize pathologic conditions and interpret radiographs accurately." From back cover

Friday, 1 March 2019

New Books - March 2019


Elsevier, 2018

"The leading text for orthodontic education! With a world-renowned author team led by Dr. William Proffit, Contemporary Orthodontics, 6th Edition continues its long tradition of excellence in providing detailed coverage of orthodontic diagnosis, treatment planning, and treatment techniques. Key topics include practical applications of computer technology, alternative treatment approaches, the biomechanics of orthodontic appliances, the selection of efficient treatment procedures, and the treatment of complex problems in both children and adults. A wealth of case studies with photographs and illustrations highlight and reinforce key concepts" From publisher description

Toronto Notes for Medical Students, 2018

"[This book]  is a study aid designed to assist students with exam preparation. We highlight the most high yield information for the purpose of exam writing using full colour figures and descriptive adverse drug reaction icons. Featuring pharmacology basics, antimicrobials, autonomic nervous system, cancer, cardiovascular, central nervous system, endocrine, gastrointestinal, hematological, immunological, renal, urological, obstetrics/gynecological, respiratory." From back cover.


Springer International Publishing, 2018

"This book includes real-time photographical recording and panoramic summary of 105 cases with oral mucosal diseases along with their diagnosis and management. This book reflects the characteristic clinical manifestations through images of each case presented. In addition to the medical history, examination, diagnosis, pathology and management of each case, a comprehensive commentary is introduced in the end of each chapter with an emphasis on the normative clinical train of thoughts and guidelines" From publisher description.

Springer International Publishing AG, 2018

"[This e-book is] separated into very clear and practical divisions. The first covers wonderful topics often missed in the average complication text. Fantastic chapters dedicated to medicolegal issues involved with the cosmetic surgery patient along with pain management are just a couple that make this an outstanding resource. Also, the text covers anesthesia issues, infection prevention, and treatment standards, along with an excellent discussion involving current therapy for wound treatment and healing. Detailed management of specific facial cosmetic surgical complications in the book’s second section is very up-to-date with the newest and most ideal management for each common procedure" From preface. 

Springer International Publishing, 2018

"The book provides a comprehensive description of the fundamental operational principles, technical details of acquiring and specific clinical applications of dental and maxillofacial cone beam computed tomography (CBCT). It covers all clinical considerations necessary for optimal performance in a dental setting. In addition overall and region specific correlative imaging anatomy of the maxillofacial region is described in detail with emphasis on relevant disease. Finally imaging interpretation of CBCT images is presented related to specific clinical applications. This book is the definitive resource for all who refer, perform, interpret or use dental and maxillofacial CBCT including dental clinicians and specialists, radiographers, ENT physicians, head and neck, and oral and maxillofacial radiologists" From publisher description. 

Springer International Publishing AG, 2018

"This book describes medical applications of photochemistry. In the first part, a general introduction to photochemistry and related phototechnologies is provided. In the second part, photochemistry-based medical applications for diagnostics (biochips and bioimaging) and therapeutics (biomaterials for artificial organs, medical adhesives, dental materials, drug-delivery systems, tissue engineering, and photodynamic therapy) are described, with examples of recent research" From publisher description.