Monday, 21 October 2013

New editions received this week

Master Dentistry, Volume 1: Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Radiology, Pathology and Oral Medicine. / Coulthard, Paul. 3rd ed., Edinburgh: Churchill Livingstone/Elsevier, 2013.

New to this edition: Each chapter has been fully revised and updated to reflect new research evidence and provide an international context including use of drug names. The Human Disease and Patient Care chapter includes a new approach to medical risk assessment and updated guidance on the management of common medical emergencies. Particularly significant changes in other chapters include surgical flap design, CBCT, radiotherapy, bisphosphonates, odontogenic keratocyst classification, zygoma implants, and contemporary specialist referral systems. .

Master Dentistry, Volume 2: Restorative Dentistry, Paediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics / Heasman, Peter. 3rd ed., Edinburgh: Churchill Livingstone/Elsevier, 2013.

Master Dentistry is designed as a revision guide for dental students and presents the key elements of the curriculum in an easy-to-digest format. Based on sound educational principles, each volume in the series is fully illustrated throughout and is supported by extensive self-assessment questions which allow the reader to assess their own knowledge of the topic and perfect their exam techniques. This third edition has been fully updated throughout and addresses the restorative, paediatric and orthodontic aspects of dentistry. Fully revised self-assessment material provided in the form of MCQs, EMQs, case histories, short notes, data interpretation, viva questions and picture questions.

Oral pathology for the dental hygienist / Olga A.C. Ibsen. 6th ed., St. Louis, Mo: Elsevier Saunders, 2013.

This text offers the ideal combination of clinical photographs, radiographs and discussion to help you identify, understand, evaluate, and document the appearance of normal and disease states. This user-friendly, atlas-style text features the learning tools and updated content you need to prepare for success on your exams and throughout your professional career. Additional photos and illustrations help you clearly visualize abnormalities. New content on human papillomavirus (HPV) and diabetes keeps you up to date with the latest research and findings.