Thursday, 24 March 2011

New books received this week

Local anesthesia for dental professionals / Kathy B. Bassett. Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Pearson, c2010.

Contains clearly stated objectives for each chapter, easy-to-reference tables, relevant case studies, question and answer banks, laboratory skill assessments,as well as separate chapters on topical anesthetics, dose considerations, inadequate anesthesia, specialty factors, and anatomic factors.

Success in dental hygiene / Demetra Daskalos Logothetis. Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Pearson Education, c2009.

Combines authoritative information in an outline format with an exam-style question and answer review for the best preparation. Content includes units on the scientific basis for Dental Hygiene; Provision of Clinical Dental Hygiene Services; and Community Health/Research Principles.

Textbook of complete dentures / Arthur O. Rahn. 6th ed. London : McGraw-Hill, c2009.

This clinically oriented and well-illustrated book will provide the essential information to successfully treat complete denture patients in any dental practice environment. All dental students and practitioners interested in removable prosthodontics will benefit greatly from reading this comprehensive textbook.

Orthodontics & paediatric dentistry / Declan Millett. 2nd ed., Edinburgh ; New York : Churchill Livingstone Elsevier, 2010.

This is a second edition of a hugely successful practical resource in orthodontics and paediatric dentistry - ideal for undergraduate dental students and post-graduates preparing for the MJDF and similar exams.