Oxford Handbook of Clinical Dentistry by Laura Mitchell

Oxford Handbook of Clinical Dentistry

byLaura Mitchell, David Mitchell

Paperback | August 31, 2014

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After more than twenty years of recognition as the indispensable guide for all dental students and practitioners, the Oxford Handbook of Clinical Dentistry has been fully revised and updated for its new sixth edition, now better than ever!The authors have distilled the essentials of clinical practice into a readily accessible style. Concise and practically focused, the handbook balances a pragmatic approach alongside evidence-based clinical knowledge, guidelines and protocols. This handbook is in full colour, with even more imagesand diagrams to aid understanding. It has been fully updated with sources and further reading, including the most up-to-date e-learning and web resources. The handbook includes revised chapters on fast-moving areas of dental practice such as therapeutics and anaesthesia, as well as updates on the aetiology and management of cancer, reflecting recent discoveries. New material also includes the impact of bisphosphonates, and new approaches to themanagement of Class III malocclusions in the growing child. Sections on the differences in healthcare and legal requirements of the UK devolved countries have been added, and all life support protocols have been updated. This concise and practical distillation of the essential knowledge and skills for dental practice has been highly regarded by dental students and practitioners for over twenty years. Now it is more vital than ever for you to ensure the most up-to-date edition is always close to hand!

About The Author

Laura Mitchell qualified Dundee 1981, trained in North-East England in Paedodontics and Orthodontics. Co-authored first edition of the Oxford Handbook of Clinical Dentistry in 1989. Joined Bradford Hospitals NHS Trust in 1995 as Clinical Lead and Honorary Senior Lecturer (Leeds University) specialising in cleft lip and palate orthodont...
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Title:Oxford Handbook of Clinical DentistryFormat:PaperbackDimensions:832 pagesPublished:August 31, 2014Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0199679851

ISBN - 13:9780199679850

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Table of Contents

1. History and examination2. Preventive and community dentistry3. Paediatric dentistry4. Orthodontics5. Restorative Dentistry 1: Periodontology6. Restorative Dentistry 2: repairing teeth7. Restorative Dentistry 3: Replacing teeth8. Restorative Dentistry 4: Endodontics9. Oral surgery10. Oral medicine11. Maxillofacial surgery12. Medicine relevant to dentistry13. Therapeutics14. Analgesia, anaesthesia, and sedation15. Dental materials16. Law and ethics17. Professionalism and communication18. Practice management19. Syndromes of the head and neck20. Useful information and addresses

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"....[A] mine of information in miniature format....In terms of value this has to be a best buy at this cover price....it is an essential purchase for any practitioner treating patients....It will have a place in my practice library and probably be used on a day-to-day basis" --Dental Practice