Pickard's Guide to Minimally Invasive Operative Dentistry by Avijit BanerjeePickard's Guide to Minimally Invasive Operative Dentistry by Avijit Banerjee

Pickard's Guide to Minimally Invasive Operative Dentistry

byAvijit Banerjee, Timothy F. Watson

Paperback | July 15, 2015

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An ideal introduction to the theory and practical aspects of conservative dentistry, the tenth edition of Pickards' Guide to Minimally Invasive Operative Dentistry is a must-have text for all dental students, new graduates and oral healthcare professionals alike. Written in an easy tounderstand and concise style, the authors introduce the essentials of dental disease before outlining how to collect patient information clinically in order to detect, diagnose, plan and deliver care. Exploring key topics such as disease prevention and control, the principles of minimally invasive operative dentistry, contemporary restorative materials and procedures, this completely up-to-date revised edition integrates a thorough academic grounding for degree examination with an essentialpreparation for clinical practice for the whole oral healthcare team. Illustrated with step-by-step colour photos, common clinical procedures are clearly set out and labelled for beginners to learn. The tenth edition has been updated to reflect the latest evidence based guidelines for preventitativemanagement and there is a focus on maintaining existing restorations and follow up/long term care.
Avijit Banerjee is Professor of Cariology and Operative Dentistry, Hon. Consultant and Clinical Lead, Restorative Dentistry at the KCL Dental Institute / Guy's and St. Thomas' Hospitals Foundation Trust, London, UK. He is Head of Conservative and MI Dentistry and has established the innovative distance-learning masters in Advanced Mini...
Title:Pickard's Guide to Minimally Invasive Operative DentistryFormat:PaperbackDimensions:208 pages, 10.87 × 8.62 × 0 inPublished:July 15, 2015Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:019871209X

ISBN - 13:9780198712091


Table of Contents

1. Dental hard tissue pathologies: aetiology and clinical manifestations2. Clinical detection: 'information gathering'3. Diagnosis, prognosis, care planning: 'information processing'4. Disease control and lesion prevention5. The essentials of minimally invasive operative dentistry6. Principles of managing the badly broken down tooth7. Restorative materials and their relationship with tooth structure8. Clinical operative procedures - a step-by-step guide9. The long term management of direct restorations

Editorial Reviews

Review from previous edition: "'Pickard's' has been and in my opinion still is the authoritative text on simple operative dentistry and should find a place on the shelves of all undergraduate dental students, student hygiene/therapists and student dental nurses." --British Dental Journal