Basic Guide to Oral Health Education and Promotion

Author: Simon Felton
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118629437
Release Date: 2013-09-24
Genre: Medical

Step by step course companion for dental nurses studying for the Certificate in Oral Health Education. Topics covered include dental structures, anatomy and physiology, oral diseases and prevention, the principles of education, oral health and society, promoting oral health in the 21st century, patient communication, project planning and workplace assignments. This second edition has been thoroughly updated in line with the substantial changes to the role of the dental nurse since the 1st edition was published. To address this, a brand new section has been added on education and research.

REA s Authoritative Guide to Medical Dental Schools

Author: Research and Education Association
Publisher: Research & Education Assoc.
ISBN: 087891479X
Release Date: 1996-12-01
Genre: Medical

An excellent source book for those who are beginning the medical or dental school application process. Included are profiles on every U.S. And Canadian medical and dental school as well as information on select foreign medical schools. Also included are sections on osteopathic schools, chiropractic schools, and podiatric schools. Important information is also included on undergraduate preparation, the application process, financial aid, and graduation requirements.

Essentials of Operative Dentistry

Author: I Anand Sherwood
Publisher: Boydell & Brewer Ltd
ISBN: 8184487797
Release Date: 2010-09-17
Genre: Medical

This book contains nearly 1200 illustrations that explain the basics and nuances of operative dentistry, enabling trainees to easily grasp key essential concepts. Through a unique management options section it guides students through the various instruments required for clinical practice. A DVD demonstrating some of the practical aspects of Operative Dentistry is included.

A Consumer s Guide to Dental Insurance

Author: Warren A. Brill
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 9780595139927
Release Date: 2000
Genre: Business & Economics

Selecting a dental insurance plan for your family can be a confusing experience. In A Consumer's Guide to Dental Insurance , Dr. Warren A. Brill outlines the steps you need to take in order to help maximize your family's dental health. The various types of dental plans are described in detail and the questions you need to ask when evaluating these plans are posed and answered. Many aspects of dentistry and dental treatment are discussed, including a glossary of technical dental terms that you need to know when reading your dental benefits package.

Master Dentistry Volume 3 Oral Biology E Book

Author: Barry K. B. Berkovitz
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780702044588
Release Date: 2010-09-17
Genre: Medical

A new volume in the successful revision guide series – Master Dentistry - which offers a concise text covering the essentials of oral biology with accompanying self-assessment questions and model answers. Quick reference revision aid for dental students – ideal for exam preparation! Covers the ‘essentials’ of the subject to a level that is expected with the GDC’s curriculum outlined in the First Five Years document. Each chapter provides a brief overview of the topic and lists the essential learning objectives for that area of study. Presents key anatomical, biochemical and physiological material in a useful, integrated, clinically relevant format. Includes extensive self-testing material – true false questions, extended matching questions, picture questions, and essay questions – enabling readers to assess their knowledge and perfect exam techniques. Contains unique, ‘mind-map’ summary sheets to provide crucial information in a pictorial format to further promote learning.

Pediatric Dentistry E Book

Author: Paul S. Casamassimo
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323290975
Release Date: 2013-11-28
Genre: Medical

Now in full color, this text uses a unique age-specific organization to discuss all aspects of pediatric dentistry from infancy through adolescence. Each age-specific section covers the physical, cognitive, emotional, and social changes that children experience, as well as the epidemiology of dental disease at that age. Other chapters explore the examination, treatment planning, radiographic concerns, prevention, trauma, restorative dentistry, pulp therapy, orthodontics, and behavior management of each age range. Unique organization begins with an introduction to the basic information and topics pertinent to children of all ages, then divides up the rest of the text by age group to cover the specific changes the child experiences physically, cognitively, emotionally, and socially. In most cases, particular dental issues are discussed only once, at the point in a child’s development at which they are most appropriate. Section on children from conception to age three covers conditions such as cleft palate, disturbances in calcification, unusual numbers of teeth, oral habits, caries, and the development of malocclusions that start during these years. Chapter on aesthetic restorative dentistry for the adolescent looks at material selection, tooth color and form, diastemas, discolored teeth, bleaching and more. Chapter on sport dentistry and mouth protection covers how to evaluate child/adolescent athletes, the different types of mouth protection available, and professional activities in sports dentistry. Chapter on the diagnosis of oral lesions and developmental anomalies uses tables and extensive illustrations to depict developmental anomalies, white soft tissue lesions and enlargements, dark soft tissue lesions, ulcerative lesions, radiolucent lesions of bone, mixed radiolucent and radiopaque lesions of bone. NEW! Full-color design creates an immediate visual impact and better illustrates concepts and dental conditions.

REA s Authoritative Guide to the Top 100 Careers to Year 2005

Author: Research and Education Association
Publisher: Research & Education Assoc.
ISBN: 087891062X
Release Date: 1997
Genre: Business & Economics

This book provides current information on the top 100 careers. Each career is described in detail, including job duties, training and education requirements, salary, projected job availability, and related occupations. It includes a special section on how to find a job, write a resume and cover letter, and provides tips for effective job interviews.

Manual of Dentistry

Author: Irena Baumruková
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 9781524594916
Release Date: 2016-12-05
Genre: Education

The presented work is a manual of medical English in dentistry. The material can be used by dentists, dental nurses, and dental hygienists who encounter English-speaking clients in their surgeries. Professionals and students who are going to work or study in English-speaking countries as well as teachers at high schools and universities will find this book a useful aid for everyday practice. The topics covered are activities at the dentists, prevention and community dentistry, anatomy and physiology, pathology and microbiology, sterilization and infection control, dental radiology, case taking and examination, psychological aspects of dental care, emergency situations, periodontology, medicine relevant to dentistry, oral medicine, restorative dentistry, oral and maxillofacial surgery, orthodontics, prosthetics, administering medicines, and dental materials.

2002 Guide to the Evaluation of Educational Experiences in the Armed Services

Author: American Council on Education
Publisher: Amer Council on Education
ISBN: 157356544X
Release Date: 2002-10-01
Genre: Education

Type 1 Diabetes - the body attacks and destroys the pancreatic beta cells, which make insulin. In the absence of these cells, insulin, the nutrients in food - and specifically glucose - cannot properly get in to the cells of the body and thus be used a source of energy. Type 2 Diabetes - there is both a decrease in the relative amount of insulin that the body can make and a decrease in the ability of insulin to act. This reduction in insulin action is termed insulin resistance - associated with excess weight, high blood pressure, high cholesterol levels and increased risk of cardiovascular diseases including heart attack and stroke.

Mosby s Dental Dictionary E Book

Author: Elsevier
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323058445
Release Date: 2007-10-12
Genre: Medical

Designed for use by the entire dental team, Mosby's Dental Dictionary includes more than 10,000 terms and 300 full-color illustrations. Definitions include all areas of dentistry, basic, clinical and behavioral sciences, terms related to office management, and commonly used medical terms. Thoroughly revised and updated, this edition includes more terms, more pronunciations, and extensive appendices for quick, easy-to-use access to information used daily in the clinical setting. Full-color illustrations enhance definitions. Accuracy of entries is verified by an expert review board including dentists and dental hygienists. Colored thumb bleeds make it easy to locate definitions quickly. Extensive appendices provide useful information in a quick-access format. 800 new terms have been added, especially in the fields of oral surgery, anatomy, and pathology. More implant and pathology photos are included to visually depict additional conditions and equipment. 20% more pronunciations have been added to the companion CD-ROM, for a total of 5,200 pronunciations. Updated appendices include CDT-2007/2008 — the coding system from the American Dental Association (ADA), chemical agents for surface disinfection, and the ADA's guidelines for prescribing dental radiographs. Implant prosthetics appendix has been added. New consultants include implantologist Charles Babbush, a pioneer in the field of dental implants and an internationally acclaimed surgeon, teacher, and lecturer.

Magill s Medical Guide

Author: Anne Ed Chang
Publisher: Salem Pr Inc
ISBN: 1587651599
Release Date: 2005-01
Genre: Medical

Magill's Medical Guide provides readers with the most authoritative yet accessible reference source in its field. The Guide bridges the gap between professional medical encyclopedias and dictionaries and popular self-help guides.