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
This improved, updated and expanded
second edition profiles the common
orofacial disorders and a wide range of
less common and some rare disorders.
The focus is on the occurrence of these
disorders in children and adolescents, and
the author tailors the commentary to
specific paediatric age groups.
A practical step-by-step guide for all members of the dental team
Thoroughly updated, this new edition ensures all members of the dental team are up to speed on the practical aspects of infection prevention and control. It provides step-by-step guidance on the safe running of a dental practice, clear and concise explanations of the key issues and concepts, an overview of the evidence base, and coverage of legal and regulatory issues about which all staff members need to be aware. With more colour photographs and illustrations than the first edition, it also includes appendices full of useful practical and clinical information, and a companion website offering helpful instructional videos and self-assessment questions.
Key topics include communicable diseases, occupational health and immunization, sharp safe working, hand hygiene, personal protective equipment, disinfection of dental instruments, surface decontamination, dental unit waterlines, clinical waste management, and pathological specimen handling.
An indispensable working resource for the busy dental practice, Basic Guide to Infection Prevention and Control in Dentistry, 2nd Edition is also an excellent primer for dental students.
The step-by-step course companion for
dental nurses studying for the Certificate
in Oral Health Education. In addition,
it is an invaluable resource for other
members of the dental team and health
professionals involved in educating and
promoting oral health to patients and the
wider general public.
This full colour textbook covers all
the major aspects of undergraduate
dentistry. It is an excellent revision aid
with a dedicated examination techniques
section, and sample examination
questions (both long and short answer) in