Monday, 25 March 2013

New e-books received this week

Dental emergencies / Mark Greenwood (ed). Chichester, West Sussex, UK; Ames, Iowa: Wiley-Blackwell, 2012.

This book is a clear and comprehensive guide to the treatment and management of dental emergencies in clinical practice. Written and edited by experts in the field, the book provides succinct step by step advice for dealing with a range of emergency situations. Beginning with examination and patient histories, it covers restorative emergencies, traumatic injuries and pain management with advice for treatment options including analgesia, surgery, and referrals.

Oral rehabilitation: a case-based approach. / Iven Klineberg(ed). Chichester, West Sussex, UK; Ames, Iowa: Wiley-Blackwell, 2012.

This book provides its readers with a structured approach to decision-making and case design in oral rehabilitation, with an emphasis on interdisciplinary support for prosthodontics. The format of the book is based around clinical cases that demonstrate from simple to complex actual patient cases, demonstrating the formal process by which a diagnosis and treatment plan is reached. Grounded firmly in evidence-bases principles, it also features a chapter on literature searching in dentistry, which is critical for acquiring a knowledge-base for informed decisions in diagnosis and treatment planning.

Orthodontics: principles and practice. / Daljit S. Gill (ed). Chichester, West Sussex, UK; Ames, Iowa: Wiley-Blackwell, 2011.

This latest addition to the Dental Update books series provides a clear and thorough guide to contemporary orthodontic principles and practice. It covers patient assessment, diagnosis and treatment planning of both standard class malocclusions and specific entities such as impacted teeth, digit sucking habits and asymmetries, as well as appliance techniques, complex and multidisciplinary care, and retention