Tuesday, 31 July 2012

New books

Fundamentals of periodontal instrumentation & advanced root instrumentation /Jill S. Nield-Gehrig. 7th ed., Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2013.

Now in full color, with over 1,400 photographs and illustrations, the 7th edition of this text takes students from basic skills such as patient positioning, intraoral finger rests, and basic instrumentation, all the way to advanced techniques such as assessment of periodontal patients and instrumentation of multirooted teeth, root concavities, and furcation areas.

Histology: a text and atlas /Michael H. Ross.6th ed., Philadelphia: Wolters Kluwer/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Health, 2011.

This combination text and atlas includes a detailed textbook description that emphasizes clinical and functional correlates of histology, fully supplemented by vividly informative illustrations and photographs. Separate, superbly illustrated atlas sections follow almost every chapter and feature large-size, full-color digital micrographs, with labels and legends that highlight details of microanatomy.

Australian dental practice survey 2010: report and tables. / P.D. Barnard. St. Leonards: Australian Dental Association Inc., 2012.

The survey was first conducted by PD Barnard for the Association relating to the financial year 1960/61. Since then surveys have been conducted at regular intervals. These surveys have documented many of the changes occurring in dental practices in Australia over the previous 49 years.