Monday, 7 November 2011

More new books

Diagnostic imaging. Oral and maxillofacial. / Lisa J. Koenig. Salt Lake City: Amirsys Pub., 2012.

This book is written primarily for dentists who currently use or plan to use CT or CBCT technology in their practices. It can also benefit radiologists interested in the head and neck region who would like a dentist’s perspective.

Maxillofacial rehabilitation: prosthodontic and surgical management of cancer-related, acquired, and congenital defects of the head and neck. / John Beumer (et al). 3rd ed., Hanover Park, IL: Quintessence Pub., 2011.

This updated edition with an emphasis on a truly multidisciplinary approach provides the reader with insights into the latest developments in maxillofacial prosthetics, reconstructive surgery, and dental care. New chapters present information on digital technology and tissue engineering, and all chapters have undergone significant revision.

Pickard's manual of operative dentistry / Avijit Banerjee. 9th ed., Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press, 2011.

The 9th edition of this book describes, in a clear and structured manner, the causes of dental disease, methods of identifying the disease process in our patients, and the development and execution of patient-centred management strategies based on disease control and lesion prevention.

Manual of wire bending techniques / Eiichiro Nakajima. Hanover Park, IL: Quintessence Pub., c2010.

The authors of this step-by-step manual detail the essential components and techniques of customized wire bending, including the first-, second-, third-, and fourth-order bends; selection and proper manipulation of pliers; and optimal methods of adjustment to be used during orthodontic treatment. A must-have guide for orthodontists.

Jaypee's dental dictionary / Priya Verma Gupta. New York: McGraw Hill, 2011.

A compact yet comprehensive dictionary of hundreds of dental words and terms enhanced by numerous full-color photographs and diagrams. It covers all key topic areas, including syndromes, causes of dental diseases, tooth numbering systems, and more.