Wednesday, 21 September 2011

New books received this week

Fixed prosthodontics: principles and clinics / H. W. Anselm Wiskott. London: Quintessence Publishing, 2011.

Written with the dental student in mind, this text book provides a comprehensive approach to fixed prosthodontics. It provides an overview of the clinical concepts of fixed prosthodontics as well as interdisciplinary contexts for the clinical fields of periodontics, orthodontics, operative dentistry, and implantology.

Mosby's textbook of dental nursing / Crispian Scully. Edinburgh: Elsevier, 2011.

Mosby’s Textbook of Dental Nursing is a brand new comprehensive learning resource which contains everything a dental nurse needs to know to perform safely and effectively in the clinical environment. The book contains over 150 illustrations and photographs bringing the subject to life.

Evidence-based orthodontics / Greg J. Huang (ed) Oxford : Wiley-Blackwell, 2011.

This land-mark text is the first to be devoted to the methodology, principles and practice of evidence-based practice in orthodontics. It aims to serve as a reference for those wishing to understand the principles of evidence-based practice including the foundation for clinical study design, epidemiology and the statistical inferences from data.

Community oral health practice for the dental hygienist / Kathy Voigt Geurink (ed). 3rd ed. St. Louis, Mo.: Elsevier/Saunders, 2012.

The 3rd edition helps you acquire the understanding to improve the oral health care of people throughout various communities and build a successful career in the public health sector. Learn how to effectively interact with and educate people of different cultures, plan and develop community projects, and assess the risk of caries and other oral conditions.