Thursday, 8 October 2009

New books received this week

General and oral pathology for the dental hygienist / Leslie DeLong, Nancy W. Burkhart. Baltimore, MD : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2008.

This text teaches dental hygiene students the essential information they need to visually examine and recognize oral disease in practice.The Oral Pathology section is organized according to characteristics of lesions, so students learn to recognize lesions by appearance.

Textbook and color atlas of traumatic injuries to the teeth / edited by J.O. Andreasen (et al). 4th ed, Oxford, UK ; Ames, Iowa : Blackwell, 2007.

Encompasses the full scope of acute dental trauma, including all aspects of inter-disciplinary treatment capturing the significant advances which have been made in dental traumatology since the publication of the last edition.

Surgical approaches to the facial skeleton / Edward Ellis III. 2nd ed, Philadelphia : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2006.

Featuring over 400 full-colour surgical photographs and drawings, this text/atlas is a step-by-step guide to the surgical approaches used to expose the facial skeleton. Includes full-colour intraoperative photographs that complement the surgical drawings.

Dental materials : testing of adhesion to tooth structure. International standard ; ISO/TS 11405 2nd ed, Genève : International Organization for Standardization, 2003.

The increasing importance of adhesion in restorative dentistry has made it evident that information is needed on the relative performance of materials that are claimed to bond to tooth structure.