Wednesday, 25 February 2009

Five new books received this week

Surgical pathology of the head and neck /edited by Leon Barnes. 3rd ed, New York ; [London] : Informa Healthcare, c2009.

Description: This 3 volumes set is a complete stand-alone reference dealing with head and neck pathology. Using an interdisciplinary approach, the new edition of this text examines the incidence, etiology, diagnosis, treatment, and prognosis of head and neck diseases.

Orthodontic miniscrew implants: clinical applications. /Cheol-Ho Paik [et al.] Edinburgh ; New York : Mosby/Elsevier, 2009.

Description: A highly illustrated, practical book on temporary anchorage devices in orthodontics, aimed at practising orthodontists. It has been designed as an easy-to-read guide to the use of miniscrew implant anchorage in everyday practice.

Basic principles of pharmacology with dental hygiene applications /Frieda Atherton Pickett, Géza T. Terézhalmy. Philadelphia : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2009.

Description: Presents up-to-date pharmacological principles and identifies applications of these principles in day-to-day dental hygiene practice. The text coordinates principles of pharmacology with pathophysiology and identifies applications to the oral health treatment plan and treatment record information.

Craig's restorative dental materials /edited by John M. Powers, Ronald L. Sakaguchi. 12th ed, St. Louis, Mo. : Mosby Elsevier, c2006.

Description: A core text in dental materials, this comprehensive exploration of restorative dental materials presents everything students need to know to correctly use dental materials in the clinic and dental laboratory, from fundamental concepts to advanced skills.

Human physiology : from cells to systems /Lauralee Sherwood. 7th ed, Australia ; United States : Brooks/Cole, Cengage Learning, c2010.

Description: The new edition of Sherwood's classic text gives you a real understanding of how your cells and body systems perform and work together to ensure your survival.