Thursday, 10 February 2011

New books received this week

Antibiotics and antiseptics in periodontal therapy / Alexandrina L. Dumitrescu. Heidelberg : Springer, c2011.

This book is an encyclopedic collection of data from scientific papers and textbooks that form a sound basis for a thorough understanding of the antibiotics and antiseptics used in periodontal therapy. It will be of value to undergraduate and postgraduate dental students, dental hygienists, dental practitioners, and other associated professionals.

Three-dimensional imaging for orthodontics and maxillofacial surgery / Chung How Kau (ed). Chichester, West Sussex, U.K. ; Ames, Iowa : Wiley-Blackwell, 2010.

This book identifies and applies the principles of three-dimensional imaging to orthodontic practice. Readers are introduced to three-dimensional imaging, comparing it with the traditional two-dimensional assessments and exploring the benefits and drawbacks of these imaging modalities.