Thursday, 12 May 2011

New books received this week

Dental instruments: a pocket guide / Linda R. Bartolomucci Boyd. 4th ed. St. Louis, Mo. : Elsevier/Saunders, c2012.

Confidently recognize and manage more than 300 dental instruments with this portable, visually detailed resource. The 4th edition pairs thorough descriptions with high-quality photographs and illustrations in a convenient, pocket-sized format to help you quickly and accurately identify dental tools.

Principles of oral and maxillofacial surgery / U.J. Moore (ed).6th ed. Chichester, West Sussex, UK : Wiley-Blackwell, 2011.

A good introductory text for students of dentistry and oral and maxillofacial surgery. It covers each of the basic tenets of the specialty, from patient management to anxiety and pain control, to implant dentistry and maxillofacial trauma. The sixth edition has been thoroughly revised to reflect the latest developments in the field.

Dental radiography: principles and techniques. / Joen M. Iannucci. 4th ed. St. Louis, Mo. : Elsevier Saunders, c2012.

This combination of a textbook and a training manual guides you step-by-step through common procedures, with accompanying illustrations, case studies, and interactive exercises to help you apply what you've learned to practice. New chapter on cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) familiarizes you with emerging practices in dental radiography.