Friday, 11 October 2013

Core textbooks - new editions just received

Handbook of pediatric dentistry / Angus C. Cameron, Richard P. Widmer(ed). 4th ed, Edinburgh; New York: Mosby Elsevier, 2013.

Suitable for students and practitioners alike, the Handbook of Paediatric Dentistry is a concise, practical and highly illustrated guide to the day-to-day management of child dental patients. The new edition has an improved layout with completely new colour illustrations, an expanded section on sedation, includes details from the most recent international guidelines, and has major revisions of chapters on behaviour management, restorative dentistry, management of cleft lip and palate and radiographic pathology in children.

Dental materials: properties and manipulation / John M. Powers. 10th ed, St. Louis, MO: Elsevier Saunders 2013.

Focusing on the dental materials most commonly used, the 10th edition covers the tasks that dental assistants and dental hygienists typically perform. It shows the most current materials, how to mix and apply them in a clinical setting, and how to educate patients about them. Now in full color, this edition adds more photographs of materials actually being mixed, used, and applied, and includes detailed coverage of ceramics, metals, and implant and impression materials.

Essentials of dental radiography and radiology / Eric Whaites, Nicholas Drage. 5th ed, Edinburgh: Churchill Livingstone, 2013.

New edition of a popular textbook of dental radiography and radiology for undergraduate and postgraduate dental students and general dental practitioners.