Friday, 6 March 2009

New books received this week

Osseointegration and dental implants. /edited by Asbjorn Jokstad. Ames, Iowa : Wiley-Blackwell, 2009.

Description: This is a comprehensive guide to the state of the art of implant dentistry. Based around the proceedings of the Toronto Osseointegration Conference Revisited, it gathers together information on all aspects of implant dentistry and osseointegration from basic scientific background to clinical relevance.

Harty's dental dictionary. /edited by Peter Heasman and Giles McCracken. 3rd ed, Edinburgh : Churchill Livingstone, 2007.

Description: A new edition of a well-known, comprehensive dental dictionary Features line diagrams illustrated selected definitions, useful appendices which cover such things as dental instruments, development and eruption of teeth, etc.

The Australian schedule of dental services and glossary. /Australian Dental Association Incorporated. 9th ed, St. Leonards, N.S.W. : Australian Dental Association, 2009.
Description: The Australian Schedule of Dental Services and Glossary is a publication which assigns a three digit numeric code to current dental procedures. Encompassed in the Schedule/Glossary, there is a grading of the complexity of procedures within certain treatment groups.