Everything You Need to Know about Orthodontic Treatment

An Expert's Guide with Answers to Frequently Asked Questions

Author: J. Chapman

Publisher: CreateSpace

ISBN: 9781496036100


Page: 164

View: 6624

Everything You Need To Know About Orthodontic Treatment will answer almost any question you have if you are thinking about improving your child's smile or your smile. Dr. J. Luke Chapman explains in adequate detail, but in easy-to-understand language, how the entire process works. You will learn why it's important to see an orthodontist and what kind of problems can be fixed. There are plenty of photographs, including real before treatment and after treatment photos, to clearly illustrate what orthodontic treatment can do for you. Understanding what orthodontic treatment really is will eliminate any fears or concerns that are holding you back from getting the smile you always wanted.

Seeking Sickness

Medical Screening and the Misguided Hunt for Disease

Author: Alan Cassels

Publisher: Greystone Books Ltd

ISBN: 1771000325

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 177

View: 6876

Argues that medical screening exploits people's fears, exaggerates the benefits of being screened, and downplays the damage.

Orthopedic Taping, Wrapping, Bracing, & Padding

Author: Joel W Beam

Publisher: F.A. Davis

ISBN: 0803658524

Category: Medical

Page: 506

View: 4040

What are the needs of my client? Which technique should I apply based on the injury/condition? How effective is this technique? Master the art and science of taping, wrapping, bracing, and padding techniques for the prevention, treatment, and rehabilitation of common athletic injuries and conditions. Step by step, the author details multiple methods for each injury/condition—not just the most popular approach You’ll learn which technique to use and how to analyze the effectiveness of the technique. Full-color photographs give you a clear understanding of each step. Insightful discussions develop the critical-thinking skills you need to meet the needs of the client


Current Principles and Techniques

Author: Lee W. Graber,Robert L. Vanarsdall Jr.,Katherine W. L. Vig,Greg J. Huang

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323444326

Category: Medical

Page: 928

View: 1535

Comprehensive, cutting-edge content prepares you for today’s orthodontics! Orthodontics: Current Principles and Techniques, 6th Edition provides evidence-based coverage of orthodontic diagnosis, planning strategies, and treatment protocols, including esthetics, genetics, temporary anchorage devices, aligners, technology-assisted biomechanics, and much more. New to this edition is an Expert Consult website using videos and additional visuals to show concepts difficult to explain with words alone. Expert Consult also adds three online-only chapters, research updates, and a fully searchable version of the text. From respected editors Lee Graber, Robert Vanarsdall, Katherine Vig, and Greg Huang, along with a veritable Who’s Who of expert contributors, this classic reference has a concise, no-nonsense approach to treatment that makes it the go-to book for orthodontic residents and practitioners! Comprehensive coverage provides a one-stop resource for the field of orthodontics, including foundational theory and the latest on the materials and techniques used in today’s practice. Experienced, renowned editors lead a team of expert, international contributors, bringing the most authoritative clinical practice and supporting science from the best and brightest in the industry. More than 3,400 images include a mixture of radiographs, full-color clinical photos, and anatomic or schematic line drawings, showing examples of treatment, techniques, and outcomes. Extensive references make it easy to look up the latest in orthodontic research and evidence-based information, and all references also appear online. Detailed, illustrated case studies show the decision-making process, showing the consequences of various treatment techniques over time. NEW! Seven all-new chapters include Orthodontic Diagnosis and Treatment Planning with Cone-Beam Computed Tomography Imaging; Upper Airway, Cranial Morphology, and Sleep Apnea; Management of Impactions; Iatrogenic Effects of Orthodontic Appliances; Minimally and Non-Invasive Approaches to Accelerate Tooth Movement; Management of Dental Luxation and Avulsion Injuries in the Permanent Dentition; and Patient Management and Motivation for the Child and Adolescent Patient. NEW! Expert Consult website includes online-only chapters, instructional videos, many references linked to PubMed, and research updates including additional case studies. UPDATED CHAPTERS include Biomechanical Considerations with Temporary Anchorage Devices, Bonding in Orthodontics, Clear Aligner Treatment, Lingual Appliance Treatment, Psychological Aspects of Diagnosis and Treatment, Clinically Relevant Aspects of Dental Materials Science in Orthodontics, The Biologic Basis of Orthodontics, and more. New co-editor Greg J. Huang is joined by new contributors who are highly regarded experts within their respective subspecialties in orthodontics.

The Boy's Body Book

Author: Kelli Dunham

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1604333847

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 112

View: 1640

You have questions! We have answers to everything you need to know for growing up you! Growing up isn’t as easy as it looks. With changing emotions, friends, expectations, and bodies, some days it can seem like life is one big roller coaster ride. The Boy’s Body Book is here to help with expert advice, common sense tips, fast facts, and answers to all questions a boy might have. Topics include: From hair care to athlete’s foot, a head to toe guide to what’s happening with your changing body Basketball football, soccer, chess: How you can excel no matter what you like to do Your guide to the care and keeping of parents, teachers, brothers, and sisters How to keep your friends and your morals, and what to do if peer pressure starts to be come an issue


Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A


Category: English literature

Page: N.A

View: 6181

Platers' Guide

With which is Combined Brass World

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A


Category: Brass founding

Page: N.A

View: 4967

The Video Production Guide

Author: Lon B. McQuillin

Publisher: Lon McQuillin


Category: Science

Page: 382

View: 6140

From personal experience as producer and director, the author presents an overview of the entire process of creating a television show

Whole Body Dentistry

Discover the Missing Piece to Better Health

Author: Mark A Breiner, DDS

Publisher: Quantum Health Press, LLC


Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 232

View: 1469

Discusses the relationship between dental procedures and problems and overall health of the body, including fillings, root canals, cavitations, periodontal disease, headaches, facial pain, crowns and bridges, and fluoride.

JavaScript Patterns

Build Better Applications with Coding and Design Patterns

Author: Stoyan Stefanov

Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."

ISBN: 9781449396947

Category: Computers

Page: 236

View: 4938

What's the best approach for developing an application with JavaScript? This book helps you answer that question with numerous JavaScript coding patterns and best practices. If you're an experienced developer looking to solve problems related to objects, functions, inheritance, and other language-specific categories, the abstractions and code templates in this guide are ideal—whether you're using JavaScript to write a client-side, server-side, or desktop application. Written by JavaScript expert Stoyan Stefanov—Senior Yahoo! Technical and architect of YSlow 2.0, the web page performance optimization tool—JavaScript Patterns includes practical advice for implementing each pattern discussed, along with several hands-on examples. You'll also learn about anti-patterns: common programming approaches that cause more problems than they solve. Explore useful habits for writing high-quality JavaScript code, such as avoiding globals, using single var declarations, and more Learn why literal notation patterns are simpler alternatives to constructor functions Discover different ways to define a function in JavaScript Create objects that go beyond the basic patterns of using object literals and constructor functions Learn the options available for code reuse and inheritance in JavaScript Study sample JavaScript approaches to common design patterns such as Singleton, Factory, Decorator, and more Examine patterns that apply specifically to the client-side browser environment