Basic Sciences for Dental Students

Author: Simon A. Whawell,Daniel W. Lambert

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118905571

Category: Medical

Page: 288

View: 9368

The ‘all-in-one’ solution to mastering basic sciences in preclinical dentistry Basic Sciences for Dental Students is a cutting edge textbook specifically designed to support the needs of early years undergraduate dental students. Written by leaders in dental education and active oral and dental researchers involved with student assessment, the text explains the basic science that underpins the dental curriculum in undergraduate dental courses worldwide. Specifically related to dentistry and future clinical practice, chapters cover all of the introductory subjects that students need to know – biomolecules, cell biology, tissues of the body, cardiovascular, circulatory and pulmonary systems, the nervous system, immunology, oral microbiology, pathology, head and neck anatomy, tooth development, craniofacial development, saliva, and dental materials. Key features: Provides the basic science that underpins the early years of a dental curriculum Specifically tailored towards dentistry and future clinical practice Written by leaders in dental education and active oral and dental researchers Includes learning objectives and clinical relevance boxes throughout Self-assessment questions and downloadable figures are hosted on a companion website Basic Sciences for Dental Students is an indispensable resource for undergraduate dental students, especially those in the early years of their studies. It is also a useful revision tool for postgraduate MJDF and MFDS examinations and overseas candidates sitting their OREs.

Anatomy for Dental Students

Author: David Roderick Johnson,William James Moore

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 9780192626738

Category: Medical

Page: 286

View: 6060

From the second edition:'an excellent book... clearly written by teachers who understand the specialized needs of dental students in anatomy.' -Professor Martin Hobdell, University of Dublin, International Dental Journal (1990) 40

Physiology for Dental Students

Author: D. B. Ferguson

Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann

ISBN: 148318353X

Category: Science

Page: 370

View: 5532

Physiology for Dental Students presents a combined view of physiological mechanisms and physiological systems. It discusses the oral importance of basic physiology. It addresses physiological principles and specific types of cells. Some of the topics covered in the book are the movements of materials across cell membranes; the fluid compartments of the body; the major storage of body water; histological and ultrastructural appearance of the salivary glands; the secretion of substances into the urine in the kidney; and the total osmotic activity of plasma. The morphology of the red blood cells is fully covered. The factors necessary for red blood cell development is discussed in detail. The text describes in depth the mechanical properties of smooth muscle. The process of breathing and the elasticity of lungs are presented completely. A chapter is devoted to the parts of the central nervous system. The book can provide useful information to dentists, doctors, students, and researchers.

Anand's Human Anatomy for Dental Students

Author: Anand Mahindra Kumar

Publisher: JAYPEE BROTHERS PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9350905523

Category: MEDICAL

Page: 752

View: 4261

This textbook presents with six sections. The initial part of first section deals with general anatomy, a must for laying foundation of body structure, chapter 4 is ""organization of body"", gives a comprehensive overview of composition of body, its various parts with essentials of regional anatomy of limbs, thorax and abdomen. Subsequent chapters till chapter no. 17 deals with systemic anatomy, i.e. anatomy of various systems of body with their clinical significance. The section of Head and Neck is extensively covered and has more illustrations. The third section is ""histology"", it has been.

Anatomy for Dental Students

Author: Martin E. Atkinson

Publisher: OUP Oxford

ISBN: 0191649406

Category: Medical

Page: 384

View: 6751

Anatomy for Dental Students, Fourth Edition, demonstrates and explains all the anatomy needed for a modern dentistry undergraduate course. This text covers developmental anatomy, the thorax, the central nervous system, and the head and neck with an emphasis on the practical application of anatomical knowledge. This new edition has been extensively revised and updated in line with contemporary teaching and dental practice. Over 300 new full colour diagrams map all the anatomical regions that dental students need to know, while the lively and accessible text guides the reader's learning. Throughout Clinical Application Boxes demonstrate how the form and function of anatomy have consequences for clinical practice. Side-lines boxes contain additional descriptions for key anatomical structures. This text is supported by an Online Resource Centre with multiple choice questions, drag and drop figure exercises, and links to key resources to help readers to consolidate and extend their knowledge of anatomy. Anatomy for Dental Students brings together anatomical structure, function, and their relationship to clinical practice, making ideal for today's dental students.

Textbook of Human Physiology for Dental Students

Author: Indu Khurana

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 813123813X

Category: Medical

Page: 616

View: 9123

Second edition of Textbook of Human Physiology for Dental Students has been thoroughly revised and updated in view of the advances in this field without changing its general organization. In this book core and applied aspects of human physiology have been skillfully intermingled to enable students to apply their learning in clinical situations. Tailor-made for BDS students as per the requirements laid down by the Dental Council of India (DCI). Text organized in such a way that the students can easily understand, retain and reproduce it. Various levels of headings, subheadings, boldface and italics to help in quick revision of the subject. Black and white figures replaced by coloured ones and each section presented in a different colour format to enhance lucidity of the book. Brief introduction to the relevant functional anatomy preceding the description of the physiological aspects in each section for better understanding of the subject. In order to emphasize the clinical significance of physiology relevant applied aspects have been covered adequately in each chapter. Essential aspects of the text have been highlighted in separate boxes.

Review of Basic Science and Clinical Dentistry

Author: Wells

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781550092028

Category: Dentistry

Page: N.A

View: 1272

The primary emphasis of this volume is to present specific content areas covered by Part II of the National Board Examinations. Authors well versed in the basic principles and current practices in dentistry have been selected to write on content areas as presented in the outline from the American Association of Dental Examiners. The authors have incorporated into each chapter representative questions similar to the National Board questions, which present difficult cases and complex problems.

Introduction to Dental Materials - E-Book

Author: Richard Van Noort

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0723437815

Category: Medical

Page: 306

View: 5204

This textbook considers the properties and applications of dental materials and includes all the necessary basic science and clinical applications. Virtually all procedures in restorative dentistry make use of a dental material. Among these materials are metals, ceramics, polymers and composites, and their uses include filling of cavities and root canals and the making of impressions or replicas of teeth and tissues prior to the construction of crowns, bridges and dentures. All dental students need to acquire a working knowledge of both the properties and applications of the materials which they will use. Written in an accessible friendly style which provides core information only – perfect for the busy dental student! Rich with pull-out boxes, tables, line artworks and photographs Describes the structure of materials with chapters on atomic bonding, metals, ceramics and polymers Explores the use of clinical dental materials including resin bonding to enamel and dentine and impression materials Describes the use of laboratory and related dental materials used in the construction of fixed and removable prostheses Contains everything that students need for BDS and equivalent exams! Includes new section on dental implant materials Completely new self-assessment section helps you get through the exam! Now published in full colour throughout

Essential Microbiology for Dentistry E-Book

Author: Lakshman Samaranayake

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0702046957

Category: Medical

Page: 384

View: 645

The new edition of this highly successful book continues to offer readers everything they require to gain a full understanding of microbiology as it relates to modern dental practice. The rich combination of easy-to-read text together with the extensive artwork programme makes Essential Microbiology for Dentistry the first choice of microbiology textbook for many students of dentistry worldwide. Comprehensive coverage of the subject area makes the book suitable for all aspects of the curriculum Almost 300 tables and illustrations present clinical, diagnostic and practical information in an easy-to-follow manner Contains ‘Key Facts’ boxes to act as useful aide-mémoires Self-assessment sections at the end of each chapter allow students to assess their understanding in key areas of knowledge Addresses the subject on a strictly ‘need-to-know for the dentist’ approach [e.g. only salient bacteria are included with thumbnail sketches of viruses and fungi] Contains a detailed - and now expanded - glossary and abbreviations list Contains the latest organism nomenclature and information regarding unculturable bacteria and novel molecular technology Includes a highly expanded section on oral biofilms and their relevance to systemic disease such as heart disease, diabetes, adverse pregnancy outcomes and nosocomial pneumonia Contains a brand new section on oral immunology – prepared by guest authors – as relevant to dentistry Contains a new section on the microbiology of perimplantitis Presents a fully revised and expanded section on infection control in dentistry encompassing British and American guidelines

Essentials of Microbiology for Dental Students

Author: Jeremy Bagg

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 9780192630766

Category: Medical

Page: 326

View: 3799

Essentials of Microbiology for Dental Students covers the essential knowledge and understanding of microbiology and immunology for the dental student. For ease of use the book is broken down into three parts covering firstly the fundamental principles of microbiology and the host-parasite interaction, then looking at systemic microbial disease which is relevant to dentistry, and finally covering oral microbiology. Strongly integrated throughout, the biology discussed where it is clinicallyrelevant to medicine and dentistry, and the sections are cross-referenced for ease of use. This book contains over 300 colour tables and illustrations, both photographs and line diagrams to aid learning and understanding.

Oxford Handbook of Clinical Dentistry

Author: David A. Mitchell,Laura Mitchell

Publisher: OUP Oxford

ISBN: 019166944X

Category: Medical

Page: 816

View: 6395

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! The authors have distilled the essentials of clinical practice into a readily accessible style. Concise and practically focused, the handbook balances a pragmatic approach alongside evidence-based clinical knowledge, guidelines and protocols. This handbook is in full colour, with even more images and diagrams to aid understanding. It has been fully updated with sources and further reading, including the most up-to-date e-learning and web resources. The handbook includes revised chapters on fast-moving areas of dental practice such as therapeutics and anaesthesia, as well as updates on the aetiology and management of cancer, reflecting recent discoveries. New material also includes the impact of bisphosphonates, and new approaches to the management of Class III malocclusions in the growing child. Sections on the differences in healthcare and legal requirements of the UK devolved countries have been added, and all life support protocols have been updated. This concise and practical distillation of the essential knowledge and skills for dental practice has been highly regarded by dental students and practitioners for over twenty years. Now it is more vital than ever for you to ensure the most up-to-date edition is always close to hand!

Behavioural Sciences for Dentistry

Author: Gerry Humphris,Margaret S. Ling

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780443051906

Category: Medical

Page: 149

View: 8675

This new textbook focuses on behavioral science -- including psychology, sociology and communication -- as it relates to the dental profession. Students learn to identify and address the behavioral issues encountered in dentistry, ranging from those affecting the individual patient (e.g. strategies for reducing anxiety in nervous and phobic patients), to broader concerns for the entire population (e.g. motivating the population as a whole to adopt healthier diet and hygiene practices).

Anatomy for Dental Medicine

Author: Eric W. Baker,Michael Schuenke,Erik Schulte

Publisher: Thieme

ISBN: 1626230862

Category: Medical

Page: 576

View: 9713

Anatomy for Dental Medicine, Second Edition , combines award-winning, full-color illustrations, explanatory text, and summary tables to guide the reader through the complex anatomy of the head and neck. Each region is arranged in a user-friendly format beginning with the skeletal framework. The musculature is then added, followed by the neurovasculature, and finally, topographic anatomy shows all structures in situ. Anatomy for Dental Medicine includes access to WinkingSkull.com PLUS, the interactive online study aid, with all full-color illustrations and radiographs from this volume and the review questions and answers in an interactive format. Review or test your anatomy knowledge with timed self-tests using the labels on-and-off function on the illustrations, with access to instant results.

Netter's Head and Neck Anatomy for Dentistry E-Book

Author: Neil S. Norton

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323462081

Category: Medical

Page: 813

View: 4570

A concise and visual guide to clinically relevant anatomy for dentistry, Netter’s Head and Neck Anatomy for Dentistry is an effective text for class and exam preparation, as well as a quick review in professional practice. Concise text, high-yield tables, clinical correlations, and review questions combine to make this new edition a perfect choice for learning and remembering the need-to-know structures, relationships, and concepts, while beautiful illustrations created in the Netter tradition enhance your visual mastery of the material. You may also be interested in: A companion set of flash cards, Netter's Advanced Head & Neck Anatomy Flash Cards, 3rd Edition. Over 100 multiple-choice questions complete with explanations help you assess your knowledge of the material and prepare for exams. Identify clinically relevant anatomy with Netter illustrations and new art created in the Netter tradition. Concise text and high-yield tables offer fast access to important facts. Procedures coverage gives context and clinical meaning to the anatomy. Expanded, up-to-date coverage on dental implants, cone beam imaging, and mandible osteology. Beautiful new illustrations by Carlos Machado, MD, of the TMJ, articular disc pathology, infratemporal fossa, pterygopalatine fossa, and maxillary artery.

Histology for Dental Students with Clinical Aspects

Author: Pradeep Bokariya

Publisher: Jaypee Brothers,Medical Publishers Pvt. Limited

ISBN: 9788184483994

Category: Medical

Page: 184

View: 5689

The book presents update and concise account of the complicated yet interesting subject, Histology, for the dental students. It provides a unique pictorial approach to make complexities of tissue structure easier to understand and remember. The most striking attraction of the book is the inclusion of the topics and chapters which are recently incorporated in the DCI curriculum. The language of the text is kept simple and is well suited for a broad range of students including ones having little English background. Color atlas at the beginning of the book featuring good quality photomicrographs elucidates the appearance of various structures more accurately and thus will help the students master the key knowledge in textual presentation. Hand drawn color illustrations which effectively communicate every essential aspect of cell structure and function have been incorporated.

Essentials of Anatomy for Dentistry Students

Author: D. R. Singh

Publisher: Lww

ISBN: 9788184732030

Category: Medical

Page: 900

View: 5634

This book is part of the LWW India publishing program. This program is developed for the Indian market working with Indian authors who are the foremost experts in their respective fields. Our Indian authors do research and teach at the most respected Indian medical schools and academic hospitals. This book is part of the LWW India publishing program. This program is developed for the Indian market working with Indian authors who are the foremost experts in their respective fields. Our Indian authors do research and teach at the most respected Indian medical schools and academic hospitals. A simple, well-illustrated and comprehensive text on anatomy that meets the requirements of dentistry students. The book uses the regional approach to explain Gross Anatomy and emphasizes Head Neck Anatomy as required by dentistry students. It also includes a succinct description of General Anatomy, Histology and Embryology as well as Medical Genetics and Neuroanatomy. It highlightsrelevant clinical applications and includes a sufficient number of color illustrations along with discussion summaries and review questions to supplement the text.

Pre-Clinical Dental Skills at a Glance

Author: James Field

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118766679

Category: Medical

Page: 80

View: 549

This brand new title provides a comprehensive and accessible guide to the basic clinical skills required of dental students about to embark on their surgical training. It serves as the perfect illustrated introduction to dental clinical skills for pre-clinical students and a handy revision guide for all clinical dental undergraduate and postgraduate students. Following the familiar, easy-to-use at a Glance format, each topic is presented as a double-page spread with facts accompanied by clear colour diagrams and clinical photographs encapsulating essential knowledge. Presents the perfect combination of text and image; key concepts are explained and superbly illustrated Includes 'core' clinical skills include posture and working in a mirror, communication skills, lifelong learning and reflection. Contains self-assessment questions to help test learning and recognition Links to the author's website, which features many more tips and samples, at www.wiley.com/go/basicdentalskillsataglance Offers detailed teaching notes that accompany each theme within the contents list for clinical teachers.

Concise Textbook of Physiology for Dental Students

Author: Hema Pispati

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780195652093

Category: Dentistry

Page: 424

View: 2694

This book is aimed at providing knowledge of basic physiology in a concise form to first year dental students. The book includes all the topics from the syllabus laid down by the Dental Council of India. They have been simplified with tables, diagrams, and flow charts for easy understanding. The basic functions of different systems of the body, their control and clinical importance have been emphasized to provide a base for students' understanding of medicine.