Friday, 14 September 2012

Local anesthesia DVD and new books

Craig's restorative dental materials / Ronald L. Sakaguchi (ed). 13th ed, Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier/Mosby, 2012.

From fundamental concepts to advanced skills, this comprehensive text details everything you need to know to understand the scientific basis for selecting dental materials when designing and fabricating restorations.

Malamed's local anesthesia administration DVD / Stanley F. Malamed. 2nd ed., St. Louis, Mo.: Elsevier/Mosby, 2013.

Malamed's Local Anesthesia Administration DVD, 2nd Edition brings key anesthesia concepts and procedures to life. Combining high-quality video and animation, this 3-DVD set allows you to see local anesthetic agents, injection techniques, potential complications, and risk management strategies in action.

Dental terminology / Charline M. Dofka. 3rd ed. Clifton Park, NY: Delmar, Cengage Learning, 2013.

This book takes a word-building approach to help dental assistants understand and remember dental terminology better than ever before. It is not a strict dictionary of dental terms, but rather a word bank with pronunciation guides and definitions applied to practice areas, it's the resource that dental professionals can use for years to come.

Oral precancer: diagnosis and management of potentially malignant disorders / Peter Thomson (ed). Chichester, West Sussex, UK: Wiley-Blackwell, 2012.

Written and edited by prominent researchers in the field, Oral Precancer furnishes its readers with a balanced approach to this highly topical subject and delivers a concise summary of the current understanding of the nature and behaviour of potentially malignant oral disorders.

Prosthodontic treatment for edentulous patients: complete dentures and implant-supported prostheses. / George Zarb (ed). 13th ed, St. Louis, Mo.: Elsevier Mosby, 2013.

Covering the functional and esthetic needs of edentulous patients, the 13th edition helps you provide complete dentures, with and without dental implant support. It addresses both the behavioral and clinical aspects of diagnosis and treatment and covers treatment modalities including osseointegration, overdentures, implant-supported fixed prosthesis, and the current and future directions of implant prosthodontics.