Mosby's Comprehensive Review of Dental Hygiene by Michele Leonardi DarbyMosby's Comprehensive Review of Dental Hygiene by Michele Leonardi Darby

Mosby's Comprehensive Review of Dental Hygiene

byMichele Leonardi Darby

Paperback | June 14, 2006

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Now in full color, Mosby's Comprehensive Review of Dental Hygiene is an easy-to-use study aid for the national board exam. A full mock examination at the end of the book includes representative cases with answers and rationales for every question so readers can evaluate how well they've learned the material before they take the real exam. This edition includes two new chapters on General Anatomy and Physiology and General Pathology, to ensure that readers have a solid understanding of these sciences that are the foundation of oral anatomy and pathology. Additional information on ethical, legal, and safety issues is incorporated throughout to provide a better understanding of how these aspects of practice relate to each chapter topic. References have also been updated, putting the most current resources at the reader's fingertips for more relevant supplemental learning.
Title:Mosby's Comprehensive Review of Dental HygieneFormat:PaperbackDimensions:1096 pagesPublished:June 14, 2006Publisher:MosbyLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0323037135

ISBN - 13:9780323037136

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Table of Contents

1. Preparing for National, Regional and State Dental Hygiene Board Examinations

2. Histology and Embryology

3. Anatomy and Physiology

4. Head and Neck Anatomy and Physiology

5. Clinical Oral Structures, Dental Anatomy, and Root Morphology

6. Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology

7. General Pathology

8. Oral and General Pathology

9. Microbiology and Immunology

10. Prevention of Disease Transmission in Oral Healthcare

11. Pharmacology

12. Biochemistry, Nutrition, and Nutritional Counseling

13. Biomaterials

14. Periodontics

15. Dental Hygiene Process of Care

16. Strategies for Oral Health Promotion and Disease Prevention and Control

17. Instrumentation for Client Assessment and Care

18. Management of Pain and Anxiety

19. Dental Hygiene Care for Individuals with Special Needs

20. Community Oral Health Planning and Practice

21. Medical Emergencies

22. Ethical and Legal Issues

Simulated National Dental Hygiene Board Examination
Answers and Rationales


A. Medical Terminology

B. Prevention of Bacterial Endocarditis: Recommendations by the American Heart Association

C. Professional Organizations of Interest to Dental Hygienists