Thursday, 30 July 2009

New books received this week

Master dentistry (Volume 1) / Paul Coulthard. 2nd ed. Edinburgh ; New York : Churchill Livingstone, 2008.

Description: Great blend of core teaching and texts from the relevant disciplines, to allow students the opportunity to gain not only core knowledge but also the ability to approach clinical problem solving logically. The volume also conditions the student to make sensible, safe and informed decisions about patient management.

Pediatric dentistry: a clinical approach. / Göran Koch (ed). Oxford ; Ames, Iowa : Wiley-Blackwell, 2009.

Description: Covers the full spectrum of the subject, basing itself in the clinical practice of the dental treatment of children and adolescents and providing a special emphasis on evidence-based oral health care for young people. Provides comprehensive coverage of all aspects of treatment for children.

Sleep medicine for dentists: a practical overview / edited by Gilles J. Lavigne. Chicago : Quintessence Pub., c2009.

Description: This concise clinical handbook educates dental practitioners seeking to understand, recognize, and manage disorders such as sleep apnea, sleep bruxism, and chronic pain, which often interfere with or intrude into sleep and are critically important to the practice of dentistry.

ADA guidelines for infection control. / Australian Dental Association St Leonards, NSW : Australian Dental Association, 2008.

Description: The most recent infection control guidelines. Also available online at