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.
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.
This title is an ideal companion for all students of dentistry and
recently qualified clinicians as it outlines the most important
conditions in oral medicine and pathology that are commonly
encountered. This book will also appeal – through its focus
on oral health care provision in general practice – to general
dental practitioners wanting to update their knowledge of oral
medicine and pathology. It is set up in an easy-to-use format,
with double pages that feature diagrams, photographs,
quick-reference tables alongside key facts.
This text offers an authoritative account
of general medical and surgical conditions
as they apply to the practice of dentistry
and oral healthcare. Includes book and
ebook, allowing you to quickly search the
entire book, make notes, add highlights
and study more efficiently.