Monday, 9 August 2010

Recently purchased e-books

Clinical periodontology and implant dentistry (Vol.1-2) / edited by Jan Lindhe (et al). 5th ed., Oxford ; Ames, Iowa : Blackwell Munksgaard, 2008.

A comprehensive, cohesive text that fuses scholarship and science with clinical instruction and pragmatism. With an increase in length of approximately 25% and 15 new chapters, the new edition runs the gamut of sub-disciplines and topics within periodontics and implant dentistry.

Dental practice transition: a practical guide to management. / David G. Dunning (ed). Oxford : Wiley-Blackwell, c2008.

Helps readers navigate through options such as starting a practice, associateships, and buying an existing practice with helpful information on business systems, marketing, staffing, and money managment. A full exposition of practice management from a dentist's perspective.

Applied dental materials / John McCabe (ed). 9th ed., Oxford : Blackwell, 2008.

This textbook covers all aspects of materials science relevant to the practice of dentistry. It is aimed primarily at undergraduate dental students, although it will also be useful for practising dentists, dental technicians and dental assistants.

Clinical textbook of dental hygiene and therapy / edited by Robert Ireland. Oxford ; Ames, Iowa : Blackwell Munksgaard, 2006.

This groundbreaking textbook intertwines the subjects of dental hygiene and dental therapy to provide a comprehensive resource for students of these courses, as well as those studying new degree programmes in Oral Health Science.

Textbook of endodontology / Gunnar Bergenholtz (ed). 2nd ed., Chichester, West Sussex ; Ames, Iowa : Blackwell Pub., 2010.

Aims to serve the educational needs of dental students and practitioners searching for updates on endodontic theories and techniques. It features a number of new chapters on topics ranging from outcomes of endodontic treatment to managing endodontic complications to dental trauma.

Implant laboratory procedures: a step by step guide. / Carl Drago. Ames, Iowa : Blackwell, 2010.

Provides its readers with a systematic and practical approach to the common dental laboratory procedures associated with implant restorative dentistry. Written with laboratory technicians and restorative dentists in mind, the book is organized by case type.