Tuesday, 29 October 2013

New books received this week

Principles and practice of single implant and restoration / Mahmoud Torabinejad. St. Louis: Elsevier, 2013.

Covering treatment planning to restoration, this book is specifically designed to train Endodontists and General Dentists for a single tooth implant and restorations. It describes surgical principles, implant placement, implant site preparation, bone grafts and bone substitute materials, tooth extraction, guided bone regeneration, immediate implant placement, surgical defects, and single-tooth esthetic considerations.

Haematology: an illustrated colour text. / Martin R. Howard. 4th ed., Edinburgh: Churchill Livingstone, 2013.

This textbook on haematology in the Illustrated Colour Text series is suitable for medical students, junior doctors and others needing a concise and practical introduction to the subject. Includes recent developments in stem cell biology and places an increased emphasis on genomic and proteomic techniques in the diagnosis of haematological malignancy.

Columbus bridge protocol / Tiziano Tealdo. Milan: Quintessenza Edizioni, 2012.

Founded on the same principles as the Novum Protocol, the Columbus Bridge Protocol provides for the realization of a full-arch, screw-retained, functionally loaded provisional prosthesis within 24 to 48 hours after implant surgery in the maxilla. The authors detail the biologic principles on which the protocol is based as well as the experimental studies that led to its use.