Biocompatibility Of Dental Materials by Gottfried SchmalzBiocompatibility Of Dental Materials by Gottfried Schmalz

Biocompatibility Of Dental Materials

byGottfried Schmalz, Dorthe Arenholt Bindslev

Hardcover | October 29, 2008

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Te question of whether and to what extent dental ma- efects). To ensure the readability of each individual terials may be hazardous to patients, the environment, chapter, some aspects are approached from diferent and dental personnel has become of increasing public scopes, and some topics are thus mentioned in more concern. Te very emotional discussion in the public than one chapter, although with diferent approaches. media about amalgam has signifcantly contributed Te editors are grateful to the publisher for p- to this dispute. In addition, reports about potential viding the possibility of including a great number of health risks in relation to other dental materials, such colourful illustrations and clinical pictures. To f- ur as resins and dental alloys, have generated an increased ther enhance the readability of the book Key Notes public and professional interest in this topic. One con- and Clinical Practice Advices have been highlighted sequence of this tendency is that dental materials are all through the texts, and at the end of each chapter a now the subject of special regulations and directives in comprehensive summary of key points have been - almost all countries of the world, intended to guarantee derlined in Conclusions for the Dental Practitioner. efciency, safety, and quality and to make sure that only Te guiding theme of all parts of the book was to biocompatible materials are brought on the market.
Title:Biocompatibility Of Dental MaterialsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:379 pagesPublished:October 29, 2008Publisher:Springer-Verlag/Sci-Tech/TradeLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:3540777814

ISBN - 13:9783540777816

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Table of Contents

Basic Aspects.- Determination of Biocompatibility.- Regulations and Standards.- Dental Amalgam.- Resin-Based Composites.- Cements and Ceramics.- Root Canal Filling Materials.- Dental Alloys.- Polymethylmethacrylate Resins.- Oral Hygiene Products.- Materials for Short-Term Application in the Oral Cavity.- Occupational Exposures.- Environmental Aspects.- Diagnosis of Side Effects of Dental Materials, with Special Emphasis on Delayed and Immediate Allergic Reactions.

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From the reviews: "Edited by an illustrious authority on experimental study of dental materials -Professor Gottfried Schmalz . 'Biocompatibility of Dental Materials' is a well-documented textbook oriented towards the therapeutic and adverse effects of materials indicated for prophylaxis and treatment of oral and dental disease. . most valuble for the medical practitioner, who has the responsibility to select and individualize the type of treatment and thus the materials used for each clinical case. . This Textbook may also be used by students and residents in dentistry . ." (Diana Dudea, Cosmetic Dentistry, 2009) Aus den Rezensionen: "... ein umfangreiches Werk ... Die einzelnen Punkte eines Kapitels werden durch gut strukturierte Grafiken und Abbildungen bereichert und alle wichtigen Aspekte zusätzlich in einer farblich hervorgehobenen 'Key Note' zusammengefasst. Am Ende jedes Kapitels findet sich eine 'Zusammenfassung für den Praktiker'. Hier werden komprimiert die Kerninhalte wiedergegeben. ... Jedes Kapitel schließt mit einem umfassenden Literaturverzeichnis. ... Der Aufbau des Buchs ist übersichtlich und optisch angenehm gestaltet. ... Ein Buch, das für jeden, der im dentalen Bereich arbeitet, besonders zu empfehlen ist!" (Christian Gnan, in: Quintessenz Zahntechnik, 2009, Vol. 35, Issue 12, S. 1551)