Thursday, 28 April 2011

New books received this week

A practical guide for medical teachers / John A. Dent (ed) 3rd ed. Edinburgh ; New York : Elsevier Churchill Livingstone, 2009.

New chapters discuss learning in rural and remote locations; learning with simulated patients; the role of mentoring; giving feedback; and the new concept of mobile learning (M-learning). Up to fifteen new contributors from a wide range of countries and health professions provide an international perspective and present a multi-professional approach to all topics of interest to medical teachers.

Woelfel's dental anatomy / Rickne C. Scheid.8th ed. Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2012.

This textbook for dental, dental hygiene, and dental assisting students focuses on anatomy of the human mouth and teeth, and is designed to help the student understand the relationship of the teeth to one another, and to the bones, muscles, nerves, and vessels associated with the teeth and face.

Carranza's clinical periodontology / Michael G. Newman (ed). 11th ed. St. Louis, MO : Saunders Elsevier, c2012.

This book provides access to basic procedures as well as the latest in advanced procedures and techniques in reconstructive, esthetic, and implant therapy. Not only does this book show how to do periodontal procedures, it describes how to best manage the outcomes and explains the evidence supporting each treatment.