Mosby's Comprehensive Review of Dental Hygiene - E-Book by Michele Leonardi Darby, BSDH, MS

Mosby's Comprehensive Review of Dental Hygiene - E-Book

byMichele Leonardi Darby, BSDH, MS, Michele Leonardi Darby

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Your one-stop review for the National Board Dental Hygiene Examination (NBDHE),Mosby's Comprehensive Review of Dental Hygiene, 7th Editionis the most trusted review and study tool on the market. A total of 2,500 review questions including four online timed practice exams -- all with answers and rationales for remediation -- make this book stand out as a student favorite. Already known for its in-depth coverage, an easy-to-use outline format, and expert authorship, this review parallels the NBDHE with case studies, the "testlet" format for community health and research content, an emphasis on computer-based testing, and coverage of dynamic areas such as infection control and local anesthesia administration. Expert author Michele Darby provides the NBDHE review tool you cannot afford to be without!

  • A comprehensive reviewincludes all the necessary content for the NBDHE, with 2,500 review questions including four simulated exams.
  • A logical organizationcovers the three main areas of the NBDHE: (1) the scientific basis for dental hygiene practice, (2) the provision of clinical dental hygiene services, and (3) community health and research principles.
  • NBDHE-style review questionsoffer practice and self-assessment relating to key content.
  • A new 350-question examinationcomplete with Components A and B mimics the format of the NBDHE and is included in the back of the book and on the companion Evolve website; it provides answers, rationales, and a timer function.
  • Three additional timed simulated practice examinationsare provided on the companion website for additional test-taking experience.
  • Case-based questionsprepare you for the case studies and scenarios emphasized on the NBDHE.
  • An outline formatallows for easy review and study.
  • Illustrations, diagrams, clinical photographs, and radiographshelp in recognizing suspected pathologic processes and interpreting radiographs.
  • Tables and boxessummarize concepts and procedures.
  • Unique! Website tablesin each chapter provide a quick reference to key sites for further research and study.
  • Expert authorsare leading educators, researchers, and practitioners, each of whom has an in-depth knowledge of what it takes to succeed on the NBDHE.
  • 1,450 NEW practice questionsare added to this edition for a more complete review.
  • Updated contentreflects changes and advances in areas such as infection control, pharmacology, digital imaging, and local anesthesia administration.
  • Expanded case studiespromote critical thinking and provide practice with the complex cases that make up Component B of the examination.
  • NEWfull-color photographs, illustrations, and radiographsaccurately represent dental conditions.
  • Labeling and identification exercisesare included, with electronic flashcards for added vocabulary practice.

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Title:Mosby's Comprehensive Review of Dental Hygiene - E-BookFormat:OtherDimensions:1040 pages, 1 × 1 × 1 inPublished:November 30, 2013Publisher:Elsevier Health SciencesLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0323291066

ISBN - 13:9780323291064

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Extra Content

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 Pathology

9. Microbiology and Immunology

10. Prevention of Disease Transmission in Oral Health Care

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 Board Dental Hygiene Examination