Wednesday, 14 November 2012

Recently purchased e-books

Atlas of human anatomy / Frank H. Netter. 5th ed., Philadelphia, Pa.: Saunders/Elsevier, 2011.

Atlas of Human Anatomy uses Frank H. Netter, MD's detailed illustrations to demystify this often intimidating subject, providing a coherent, lasting visual vocabulary for understanding anatomy and how it applies to medicine. This 5th Edition features a stronger clinical focus-with new diagnostic imaging examples-making it easier to correlate anatomy with practice.

Oxford handbook of dental nursing / Elizabeth Boon (ed). Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012.

The Oxford Handbook of Dental Nursing enables users to find relevant information quickly, and will support dental nurses in their everyday work and provide easy access to information they may require in clinical sessions. The book will also be valuable to dental surgeons, tutors, and assessors to facilitate the learning and development of their students.

Periodontal disease / Denis F. Kinane. Basel: Karger, 2012.

Our understanding of the etiopathology of periodontal disease has changed greatly over the last decade. The huge diversity of species within the microbial biofilm and the enormous multi-layered complexity of the innate, inflammatory and adaptive immune responses generated in response to it warrant study and discussion. Comprising reviews from renowned experts in the field, this book presents a comprehensible overview of this exciting and pertinent subject matter.