Explains the effects of a wide variety of medical and surgical conditions on patients seen in everyday dental practice. Addresses considerations in particular patient populations.
The book describes impacts on treatment planning and provides guidance on drug interactions.
Provides a sound evidence base for provision of information and advice on the main aspects of oral health.
Uses a simple scheme to indicate the strength of supporting scientific evidence in each instance
Based on a consensus of scientific opinion from a group of leading dental experts.
A major revision of this well-respected book, this clinical guide
has been completely rewritten to reflect important changes that
have occurred since the publication of the second edition.
Information on specifi c drugs recommended for use in the
treatment has been increased to include details of dosage
and frequency and three new chapters have also been added,
covering aspects of prescribing, adverse drug reactions and oral
medicine at extremes of age.
Many of the original illustrations have been replaced to show the
clinical conditions even more clearly than before.
Now available in a sturdy and attractive hardback format.
This clinical guide provides the reader
with an introduction to lasers in general
before outlining their many uses in
dentistry. Practical guidance is given, fully
supported by excellent clinical images to
provide both a useful manual and well as
an authoratitive reference.
Written to provide a wide appreciation of
the many conditions and circumstances
common in treating patients who require
special care, this clinical guide provides a
practical guide for both the newcomer and
A practical guide to dental finances,
aimed at the dental practitioner
juggling the running of a business
with managing the clinical treatment
of patients. Learn how to plan more
effectively, take control of your
financial future and ensure your long
A supplement and companion to
Statistics in Dentistry, this book
examines the application of statistics
in relation to research design, the
interpretation of results and the
validity of resulting claims made.
Oral Medicine – Update for the Dental Practitioner provides
the detail necessary to assist the primary dental clinical team
caring for patients with oral complaints that may be seen in
general dental practice, approaching the subject mainly by the
The clinical aspects of the relevant disorders are discussed,
including a brief overview of the aetiology, detail on the
clinical features and how the diagnosis is made. Guidance on
management and when to refer is also provided, along with
relevant websites which off er further detail.