Thursday, 27 August 2009

New books received this week

Primary preventive dentistry / edited by Norman O. Harris et al. 7th ed. Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Pearson Education, Prentice Hall, c2009.

This landmark text comprehensively presents the science and practice of preventive assessment and treatment modalities of preventive dental care. The seventh edition strives to enhance the readability of this book for oral health and dental students.

Haematology: an illustrated colour text / Martin R. Howard. 3rd ed. Edinburgh ; New York : Churchill Livingstone, 2008.

Provides a comprehensive overview of diseases of the blood. It also includes relevant anatomy and physiology, examination of the patient, blood trasfusion and practical procedures.

Clinical endodontics: a textbook / Leif Tronstad. 3rd ed. Stuttgart ; New York : Thieme, c2009.

A simple yet comprehensive textbook in endodontics that serves as an introductory text for dental students, and which is also suitable as a refresher source for general practitioners, postdoctoral students, and entodontists.

The art of computer-guided implantology / edited by Philippe B. Tardieu, Alan L. Rosenfeld. Chicago : Quintessence Pub., c2009.

Featuring large-scale, full-color images, this timely book presents a novel approach to restorative treatment planning that greatly simplifies implant delivery and allows for more accurate and predictable treatment outcomes.