Tuesday, 30 June 2009

New books received this week

Self-ligation in orthodontics: an evidence-based approach to biomechanics and treatment / edited by Theodore Eliades. Chichester ; Ames, Iowa : Wiley-Blackwell, 2009.

Description: This book reviews, analyzes and clarifies the currently available peer-reviewed evidence on self-ligating brackets, extending from therapeutic outcome to biomechanics, materials, and treatment manifestations.

Ethics and law in dental hygiene / by Phyllis L. Beemsterboer. 2nd ed.St. Louis, Mo. : Saunders/Elsevier, c2010.

Description: Learn how to make sound ethical and legal decisions in practice. This book is written in the context of "real-world" situations that you will encounter on a regular basis in dental hygiene practice.

Guidelines for adhesive dentistry: the key to success / Francesco Mangani. London : Quintessence Publishing, c2009.

Description: This book presents an innovative approach to teaching operative dentistry with the help of excellent drawings and illustrations.

Early childhood oral health / edited by Joel H. Berg. Ames, Iowa : Wiley-Blackwell, c2009.

Description: In addition to preventing childhood caries, other topics include public health approaches to managing caries worldwide, implementation of new programs to mitigate dental caries in preschoolers, fluoride regimens, and new technologies in caries risk assessment in infants and toddlers.