Thursday, 15 January 2009

Books received this week

Primary preventive dentistry edited by Norman O. Harris (et al). 7th ed. Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Pearson, c2009.

Description: This textbook focuses on the clinical application of primary preventive dentistry procedures to control plaque diseases. A good book on dental hygiene for both oral health and dentistry students as well as dentists.

The Herbst appliance : research-based clinical management. / Hans Pancherz, Sabine Ruf. Berlin ; London : Quintessence Pub. Co., c2008.

Description: This book is based on more than 30 years of scientific and clinical work with the Herbst appliance in the therapy of Class II malocclusions. It also addresses the possible harmful effects of the Herbst appliance on the temporomandibular joint, the anchorage teeth, and the tooth-supporting hard and soft tissue structures.