Essential Microbiology for Dentistry E Book

Author: Lakshman Samaranayake
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780702046957
Release Date: 2011-09-02
Genre: Medical

The new edition of this highly successful book continues to offer readers everything they require to gain a full understanding of microbiology as it relates to modern dental practice. The rich combination of easy-to-read text together with the extensive artwork programme makes Essential Microbiology for Dentistry the first choice of microbiology textbook for many students of dentistry worldwide. Comprehensive coverage of the subject area makes the book suitable for all aspects of the curriculum Almost 300 tables and illustrations present clinical, diagnostic and practical information in an easy-to-follow manner Contains ‘Key Facts’ boxes to act as useful aide-mémoires Self-assessment sections at the end of each chapter allow students to assess their understanding in key areas of knowledge Addresses the subject on a strictly ‘need-to-know for the dentist’ approach [e.g. only salient bacteria are included with thumbnail sketches of viruses and fungi] Contains a detailed - and now expanded - glossary and abbreviations list Contains the latest organism nomenclature and information regarding unculturable bacteria and novel molecular technology Includes a highly expanded section on oral biofilms and their relevance to systemic disease such as heart disease, diabetes, adverse pregnancy outcomes and nosocomial pneumonia Contains a brand new section on oral immunology – prepared by guest authors – as relevant to dentistry Contains a new section on the microbiology of perimplantitis Presents a fully revised and expanded section on infection control in dentistry encompassing British and American guidelines

Essential Microbiology for Dentistry

Author: Lakshman P. Samaranayake
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780443100796
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Medical

The new edition of a highly successful book, this text covers both general and oral microbiology, concentrating on areas of direct relevance to clinical dentistry. It offers information on systemic infections that patients may have, plus more specific information on oral infections that may cause caries or periodontal disease. In-depth coverage includes immunology, infection control, and a glossary of immunological and bacteriological terms. Comprehensive but concise coverage of general microbiology, immunology, microbes and infections of relevance to dentistry, oral microbiology, and cross-infection and control. Careful integration of clinical dentistry throughout, bringing the subject alive for the dental student and facilitating the new problem-based learning curricula used in many dental schools. Covers both general and oral microbiology in one book. Key Fact boxes, tables, colour illustrations, and concise text make the book easy to use and learn from. Total update of the text. New question-and-answer sections for self-review at the end of each chapter. New sections on uncultivable bacteria, biofilms, emerging infections, SARS coronavirus infection, avian flu, prion diseases, drug resistant bacteria and the latest American and British recommendations on infection control procedures. New material on advances in molecular biology relevant to infectious diseases and on new taxonomy and nomenclature.

Essentials of microbiology for dental students

Author: Jeremy Bagg
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: UOM:39015055636883
Release Date: 2006-02-02
Genre: Health & Fitness

Essentials of Microbiology for Dental Students covers the core knowledge and information on microbiology and infectious diseases required by those practising in clinical dentistry. Aimed at dental students, the book will also prove to be a valuable revision aid for those studying for postgraduate clinical qualifications, and as a reference text for practising dentists.

Oral Microbiology

Author: P. Marsh
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 9781461575566
Release Date: 2013-06-29
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

would also like to thank the following individuals and publishers for granting permission to reproduce data or figures: Alan Dolby (Figure 6.2) and Pauline Handley (Figure 4.5, Table 4.6); American Society for Microbiology (Figure 4.5); Cambridge University Press (Figure 7.3, Table 7.7); Harwood Academic Publishers (Table 4.6); Journal of Dental Research (Tables 6.9 and 6.10); and MTP Press Ltd (Figures 2.6 and 4.2, Table 6.1). Particular thanks also go to our families who have put up with so much during the preparation of this book. P. D. Marsh, Salisbury M. V. Martin, Liverpool Preface to the second edition Oral microbiology forms an important part of the curriculum of dental students while the multidisciplinary nature of the research in this area means that studies of the adherence, metabolism and pathogenicity of oral bacteria are equally relevant to microbiologists. The success of the first edition of Oral Microbiology stems in part from the fact that the book satisfies successfully the needs of both of these groups of students as well as those of general dental practitioners, medical students and senior scientists.

Essential Microbiology

Author: Stuart Hogg
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118688144
Release Date: 2013-04-25
Genre: Science

Essential Microbiology is a comprehensive introductory text aimed at students taking a first course in the subject. Covering all aspects of microbiology, it describes the structure and function of microbes before considering their place in the the living world. The second half of the book focuses on applied aspects such as genetic engineering, industrial microbiology and the control of microorganisms. Adopting a modern approach and with extensive use of clear comprehensive diagrams, Essential Microbiology explains key topics through the use of definition boxes and end of chapter questions. This book is invaluable for undergraduate students in the biological, food and health sciences taking a first course in Microbiology. comprehensive introduction covering all aspects of this exciting subject. includes numerous examples and applications from a wide range of fields. definition boxes, key points and self-test questions enhance student understanding.

Ananthanarayan and Paniker s Textbook of Microbiology

Author: Ananthanarayan And Paniker
Publisher: Orient Blackswan
ISBN: 8125028080
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Medical microbiology

In This New Edition, The Classic Textbook Has Been Relevant New Information And All Chapters Have Been Thoroughly Revised And Updated. It Contains Current Material On Hiv, Hepatitis Virus, Sars, Coronavirus, Bird Flud Virus And Many Of The New Agents Responsible For Human Infections. The Epidemological Patterns Have Been Redescribed And Updated.

Endodontic Microbiology

Author: Ashraf F. Fouad
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118975503
Release Date: 2017-02-06
Genre: Medical

Endodontic Microbiology, Second Edition presents a comprehensive reference to the microbiology, pathogenesis, management, and healing of endodontic pathosis, emphasizing the importance of biological sciences in understanding and managing endodontic disease and its interaction with systemic health. Provides a major revision to the first book to focus on the problems related to microbes in the root canal and periapical tissues Updates current knowledge in endodontic pathosis, especially regarding next generation sequencing and microbial virulence Presents useful diagrams, images, radiographs, and annotated histological images to illustrate the concepts Emphasizes the importance of biological science in understanding and managing endodontic disease Includes contributions from the leading researchers and educators in the field

Essentials of Human Disease in Dentistry

Author: Mark Greenwood
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781119251828
Release Date: 2018-02-01
Genre: Medical

A comprehensive guide to providing effective dental treatment and care to patients affected by diseases Essentials of Human Disease in Dentistry, Second Edition takes an integrated approach to dentistry and how it relates to general medicine, surgery, pharmacology, therapeutics, pathology and microbiology. Building on the success of the Textbook of Human Disease in Dentistry, this new edition has been updated with a new layout, featuring key topics, learning objectives and practical clinical advice in each chapter. This accessible guide is structured around the systems of the body and covers all major diseases and conditions with their aetiology, symptoms, and treatments. The focus is on the relevance of particular diseases and their drug treatment in relation to dentistry and patient dental management. This vital resource: Promotes a better understanding of how to provide effective dental treatment to patients affected by diseases Presents illustrative examples and helpful clinical photographs throughout Includes a new chapter on the importance of understanding shock Features self-assessment questions at the end of each chapter, and a companion website hosting downloadable images from the book Essentials of Human Disease in Dentistry, Second Edition is an invaluable resource for undergraduate dentistry students as well as newly qualified dentists preparing for the MFDS exam.

Pharmacology for Dentistry

Author: Tara Shanbhag
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9788131249277
Release Date: 2017-07-17
Genre:

Meets the requirement of the syllabus proposed by Dental Council of India (DCI) Includes drugs with dose, mechanism of action, pharmacokinetics, adverse effects, drug interactions and therapeutic uses Supplementing text with the addition of some new topics like Pharmacovigilance and Drug Dosage forms Contains important medical emergencies in dental practice and oral side effects of drugs in tabular format Large number of diagrams, flowcharts and tables will facilitate quick learning and greater retention of the concepts The present edition is thoroughly updated and highlights the important aspects of pharmacology for students pursuing undergraduate courses in Dentistry.

Oral Microbiology at a Glance

Author: Richard J. Lamont
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780813828923
Release Date: 2010-03-23
Genre: Medical

Oral Medicine and Pathology at a Glance is the ideal companion for all students of dentistry and recently qualified clinicians. In addition, through its focus on oral health care provision in general practice, the text will provide valuable insight for general dental practitioners wanting to update their knowledge of oral medicine and pathology, dental nurses, hygienists and therapists. --Book Jacket.

Essentials of Dental Caries The Disease and Its Management 3rd Ed

Author: Edwina Kidd
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780198529781
Release Date: 2005-05-05
Genre: Medical

The new edition of this popular, clinically relevant book provides the biological background required by dentistry students in order to take the science of cariology to the chairside in the management of patients.