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.
The second edition of this title builds on the success of the
prestigious first edition to present an unrivalled resource on
cariology. The clinical thrust of the first edition is widened
and strengthened to include coverage of the disease in
all its variety, from eruption of the fi rst primary tooth to
the prevalent forms of the disease in older patients. The
centrality of caries control and management to the dental
health of all populations is further emphasised, as the book
goes beyond the successful treatment of carious lesions
to demonstrate the long-term consequences of the nonoperative
and therapeutic techniques employed.
Each tooth is clearly described,
emphasising the major diagnostic
features. The drawings are the most
outstanding features of this book. A
line drawing faces each description,
making text and illustration a two
page unit. They are presented as
a ‘third angle projection’ giving an
accurate picture of all five aspects
of the tooth.
As esthetic dentistry continues to grow
in popularity, dentists are offered an
opportunity to expand their practices and
attract new patients. Esthetic Dentistry
in Clinical Practice provides dentists
with the skills to take advantage of that
opportunity. Clearly outlining esthetic
procedures, the book enables dentists to
treat patients in an efficient and clinically
Written in an accessible style with full colour
illustrations, this book provides
the core knowledge and skills required
by all health professionals involved
in oral care. It gives clear practical
guidance for everyday use and is ideal
for continuing education and training
Due to advancements in material science, dental materials
are constantly changing and new materials are being
introduced. Practitioners therefore need to ensure that
they are aware of such developments to be able to
consider the potential use of new materials.
Now in its fourth edition, this textbook presents dental
material science in an accessible, easy-to-read format.
Rich with line artworks, 'pull-out' boxes and ample use of
photographs and tables, Introduction to Dental Materials
covers the basic science, clinical dental materials and
laboratory materials used in the construction of fixed and
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!