Wednesday, 16 November 2011

New books received this week

Essentials of orthodontics: diagnosis and treatment. / Robert N. Staley. Ames, Iowa: Wiley-Blackwell, 2011.

This text is designed to help dental students, orthodontic residents, and general dentists understand the basic concepts and procedures essential to the diagnosis, planning, and treatment of patients who have relatively simple malocclusion problems.

Diagnosis and treatment in prosthodontics / William R. Laney (ed). 2nd ed., Hanover Park, IL: Quintessence Pub., 2011.

While many prosthodontics textbooks focus on the art and technical science of prosthetic treatment, this book addresses the medical and surgical aspects of treating partially and completely edentulous patients and emphasizes the need to attend to the biologic, psychologic, and social dimensions of illness and care.

Treatment of endodontic infections / José F. Siqueira (ed). London: Quintessence Pub., 2011.

The ultimate goal of endodontic treatment is either to prevent the development of apical periodontitis or to create adequate conditions for periradicular tissue healing. This book provides effective treatment options for achieving both goals.

Dentistry's business secrets: proven growth strategies for your new or existing practice. /Edward M. Logan. Bloomington, IN.: Authorhouse, 2011.

Whether you are a new dentist opening your first practice or an experienced dentist looking to take your current practice to the next level, Dr. Edward Logan’s new book on dental practice growth will help you achieve your goals.

Complications in dentoalveolar surgery. / D.R. Yamashita (ed). Philadelphia, PA: W.B. Saunders Company, 2011.

This volume attempts to address some of the medical and surgical complications that may be encountered during the care and treatment of dentoalveolar surgery patients.