Thursday, 21 May 2009

New books received this week

Stewart's clinical removable partial prosthodontics / Rodney D. Phoenix, David R. Cagna, Charles F. DeFreest. 4th ed. Hanover Park, IL : Quintessence Pub., c2008.

Description: Provides clear understanding of removable partial denture concepts and procedures. A complete comprehensive guide to removable partial denture design, construction, and placement for students and clinicians.

Clinical sedation in dentistry / by N.M. Girdler, C.M. Hill, K. E. Wilson. Chichester, U.K. : Wiley-Blackwell, 2009.

Description: This comprehensive textbook covers the etiology of dental anxiety, patient management techniques, anatomy and physiology, pharmacology, patient assessment and selection, pre-medication and oral sedation, special care dentistry, inhalation and intravenous sedation, complications and emergencies, medico-legal aspects, and advances.

Fundamentals of orthognathic surgery / edited by Malcolm Harris and Nigel Hunt. 2nd ed. London : Imperial College Press, c2008.

Description: A comprehensive, but concise illustrated operative manual for surgical and orthodontic consultants and trainees as well as for theatre and ward staff. It also describes in detail the current state of computerised cephalometry and contains up-to-date sections on imaging and surgical planning.