Oxford Handbook of Dental Nursing by Elizabeth BoonOxford Handbook of Dental Nursing by Elizabeth Boon

Oxford Handbook of Dental Nursing

EditorElizabeth Boon, Rebecca Parr, Dayananda Samarawikrama

Paperback | August 17, 2012

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The Oxford Handbook of Dental Nursing serves as a practical, easily accessible, informative, and up-to-date quick reference guide that a dental nurse can use throughout their career, from the initial training stage to qualification and beyond. It enables users to find relevant informationquickly, and will support dental nurses in their everyday work and provide easy access to information they may require in clinical sessions. As well as the basics it highlights the core competencies and contains further information which is of use to qualified dental nurses working in general dentalpractice, in the NHS or private sector, dental hospitals, and community dental services. The book is aimed primarily at dental nurses and will also be valuable to dental surgeons, tutors, and assessors to facilitate the learning and development of their students.
Elizabeth Boon is a Quality Assurance Officer at the National Examining Board for Dental Nursing, Fleetwood, Lancashire. Rebecca Parr is a Dental Nurse Training Manager at Barts and the London, Queen Mary's School of Medicine and Dentistry, Centre of Professionals Complementary to Dentistry, London, UK. Dayananda Samarawikrama is Emeri...
Title:Oxford Handbook of Dental NursingFormat:PaperbackDimensions:416 pages, 7.09 × 3.94 × 0.03 inPublished:August 17, 2012Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0199235902

ISBN - 13:9780199235902


Table of Contents

1. Becoming a dental nurse2. Legal and ethical issues3. Anatomy4. Health and Safety5. Infection control6. Emergencies and first aid7. Oral disease and pathology8. Patient care and management9. Communication10. Assessment of oral health needs and treatment11. Dental radiography12. Oral hygiene13. Restorative dentistry14. Oral surgery15. Paediatrics16. Orthodontics17. Drugs and materials used in dentistry18. Pain and anxiety control19. Being a professional