Medical Problems in Dentistry, 6th Edition

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This text offers an authoritative account of general medical and surgical conditions as they apply to the practice of dentistry and oral healthcare. Now established as the standard reference on the subject, Medical Problems in Dentistry is essential for students learning for the first time or practitioners needing to keep up-to-date with their knowledge. In this 6th edition, the content has been rewritten and refocused to place even stronger emphasis on the medical problems that directly influence dental practice. All content has been reviewed by a specialist Advisory Board to ensure complete accuracy and currency of information. Addition of many new images, ‘key points boxes’ and increased alphabetisation of entries further serve to make the book even easier to use and more relevant than ever. Additional features include: • New coverage of key areas of development in medicine including auto-inflammatory disorders, biological response modifiers, craniofacial transplantation, drug reactions, drug-resistant microbial infections, osteonecrosis and immune reconstitution syndrome • New chapters on alternative and complementary medicine, health promotion, men’s issues and occupational health • New international and national guidelines, recent references and up-to-date websites Medical Problems in Dentistry 6th edition is ideal for the whole dental team: students, general practitioners, hospital-based staff and candidates for postgraduate exams. •Detailed coverage outlines the complete relevance of systemic diseases and their treatment to dentistry – essential knowledge for the whole dental team •User-friendly format allows ease of access to information whether for exam revision purposes or for a specific issue confronting staff in a busy clinical environment •Clearly written with excellent use of illustrations, the book is an essential, easy to use, reliable source of information •Text completely updated and re-organised to increase focus on the more dentally-relevant aspects of medicine and subject areas that have undergone recent change •Entries more fully alphabetized to improve access to information •Accompanying ‘key points boxes’ highlight the most crucial aspects of specific medical conditions •Content peer-reviewed by a specialist Advisory Board to ensure accuracy of information and the inclusion of the latest advances •Additional coverage of autoinflammatory disorders, biological response modifiers, craniofacial transplantation, drug reactions, drug-resistant microbial infections, osteonecrosis, and immune reconstitution syndrome •Completely new entries such as alternative and complementary medicine, health promotion, men’s issues and occupational health •New national and international guidelines, selected recent references and up-to-date websites

ISBN: 9780702030574
Publisher: Churchill Livingstone
Publication Date: Jan 2, 2010
Cover: Soft cover
Pages: 768
Weight: 2.090 kg

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