Thursday, 8 July 2010

New books received this week

Manual of dental implants: a reference guide for diagnosis & treatment. / David P. Sarment (et al). 2nd ed., Hudson, Ohio : Lexi-Comp, c2009.

This book is visually-cued with 120 quality color photos, plus diagrams and decision-trees. Diagnosis and treatment plans are explained in detail. Restorative step-by-step illustrations for each case type are included as well as hygiene techniques and protocols.

Head and neck anatomy for dental medicine. / edited by edited by Eric W. Baker. New York : Thieme, c2010.

Combines concise but thorough explanatory text with stunning full-color illustrations to guide the reader through every structure of the head and neck. Its exquisite artwork and detailed coverage make this atlas an essential learning tool and reference for every student.

Current Concepts on Temporomandibular Disorders/ edited by Daniele Manfredini. London : Quintessence, 2010.

The authors address the complex group of pathologies that affect the masticatory system through a comprehensive discussion of the anatomy, classification, etiology, diagnosis, and management of TMDs.