Thursday, 11 March 2010

New books received this week

Handbook of orthodontics / Martyn T. Cobourne. Edinburgh ; New York : Mosby, 2009.

Whilst maintaining a strong clinical focus throughout, this new book provides the reader with a firm understanding of the problem of malocclusion and its management and addresses the controversies in modern orthodontics by taking an evidence-based look at current clinical practice.

Clinical examination: a systematic guide to physical diagnosis. / Nicholas J. Talley. 6th ed, Chatswood, N.S.W. : Elsevier Australia, 2010.

The sixth edition of Clinical Examination continues to serve all medical trainees with a clear explanation of history taking and clinical examination. Set out systematically, this best selling textbook has comprehensive coverage of the skills necessary for clinically evaluating patients.

Oral and maxillofacial surgery (Vol.1-3) / Timothy A Turvey (ed). 2nd ed, St. Louis, Mo. : Saunders/Elsevier, c2009.

Provides in-depth information to help you perfect your oral and maxillofacial surgical technique and provide state-of-the-art care for your patients. The full scope of the field is represented with up-to-date, evidence-based coverage of every surgical procedure performed today.

Examination medicine: a guide to physician training. / Nicholas J. Talley. 6th ed, Chatswood, N.S.W. : Elsevier Australia, 2010.

Examination Medicine remains a best-selling text amongst FRACP candidates preparing for the Physicians Part 1 Examination. The book is also widely used by medical students, and candidates for other specialty examinations which involve medical clinical exams.