Oxford Handbook of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Author: Luke Cascarini
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 9780191039294
Release Date: 2011-11-17
Genre: Medical

Practical and based on the latest clinical evidence and guidelines, the Oxford Handbook of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery is the definitive guide for anyone working in oral and maxillofacial departments (OMFS) or covering the specialty during their surgical rotation. Concise and bulleted, this handbook is broken down into easy-to-read chunks based on daily duties. Sections such as In Theatre and In Clinic cover all the common complaints you will see there, and give vital information for surviving any situation. The handbook also contains sections covering emergencies, presenting syndromes and commonly-used drugs and dental materials. With OMFS now part of the Core Training programme for surgical trainees, this handbook will ensure you have a solid grasp of the basics and fundamentals, and have the confidence to deal with all oral and maxillofacial presentations, practices, and procedures. All junior doctors, specialist nurses, and medical students will find this rapid-reference handbook easy to use, and a vital companion for both study and practice.

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Author: Carrie Newlands
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780199688401
Release Date: 2014-07-10
Genre: Medical

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Second Edition gives a concise and structured overview of current maxillofacial practice in a user friendly format. The handbook covers all specifics concerned with the diagnosis and surgical treatment of diseases affecting the mouth, jaws, face and neck. It is particularly useful to trainees in maxillofacial surgery at both junior and senior level, working towards the MFJDS and the FRCS and comprehensively covers the syllabus for exit FRCS ( OMFS). The new edition updates this Oxford Specialist Handbook with respect to new evidence, practice and revised guidelines.

Oxford Handbook of Clinical Dentistry

Author: David A. Mitchell
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 9780191669446
Release Date: 2014-07-31
Genre: Medical

After more than twenty years of recognition as the indispensable guide for all dental students and practitioners, the Oxford Handbook of Clinical Dentistry has been fully revised and updated for its new sixth edition, now better than ever! The authors have distilled the essentials of clinical practice into a readily accessible style. Concise and practically focused, the handbook balances a pragmatic approach alongside evidence-based clinical knowledge, guidelines and protocols. This handbook is in full colour, with even more images and diagrams to aid understanding. It has been fully updated with sources and further reading, including the most up-to-date e-learning and web resources. The handbook includes revised chapters on fast-moving areas of dental practice such as therapeutics and anaesthesia, as well as updates on the aetiology and management of cancer, reflecting recent discoveries. New material also includes the impact of bisphosphonates, and new approaches to the management of Class III malocclusions in the growing child. Sections on the differences in healthcare and legal requirements of the UK devolved countries have been added, and all life support protocols have been updated. This concise and practical distillation of the essential knowledge and skills for dental practice has been highly regarded by dental students and practitioners for over twenty years. Now it is more vital than ever for you to ensure the most up-to-date edition is always close to hand!

Oxford Handbook of Medical Sciences

Author: Robert Wilkins
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 9780191652295
Release Date: 2011-09-22
Genre: Medical

Written by biomedical scientists and clinicians, with the purpose of disseminating the fundamental scientific principles that underpin medicine, this new edition of the Oxford Handbook of Medical Sciences provides a clear, easily digestible account of basic cell physiology and biochemistry. It also includes an investigation of the traditional pillars of medicine (anatomy, physiology, biochemistry, pathology and pharmacology) integrated in the context of each of the major systems relevant to the human body. Cross-referenced to the Oxford Handbook of Clinical Medicine, and thoroughly illustrated, it is the ideal introduction to the medical sciences for medical students and biomedical scientists, as well as a valuable refresher for junior doctors.

Oxford Handbook of Integrated Dental Biosciences

Author: Hugh Devlin
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780191077883
Release Date: 2018-03-15
Genre: Medical

Practical, comprehensive, and concise, the Oxford Handbook of Integrated Dental Biosciences has been designed to reflect problem-based teaching scenarios, with extensive diagrams and illustrations to aid clinical understanding of the main text. Summary and key point boxes have been incorporated throughout to allow quick reference and easy assimilation of the content. Formally known as the Oxford Handbook of Applied Dental Sciences, this second edition has been completely rewritten by a brand new author team, to closely integrate the non-clinical and clinical aspects of dentistry. Featuring separate sections detailing the relevant clinical application and putting the science into context, this handbook is ideal for dental students, dental trainees studying for higher qualifications, and practitioners as a useful aide memoire.

Oxford Handbook of Anaesthesia

Author: Keith Allman
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780191059360
Release Date: 2016-01-07
Genre: Medical

Now on its fourth edition, the Oxford Handbook of Anaesthesia provides authoritative, concise guidance on all aspects of anaesthesia. Evidence-based, up-to-date, and clinically-focused, it is indispensable for both anaesthetic trainees and experienced practitioners. Building on the award-winning success of previous editions, the Oxford Handbook of Anaesthesia is as relevant and important as ever. Fully revised to follow the latest guidelines, drugs, and procedures, this book ensures readers have the most up-to-date knowledge easily to hand. Now including brand new content on obesity surgery, colloids vs crystalloids, enhanced recovery and intraoperative fluid management, new anticoagulants, BIS updates, pulse contour analysis, and much more. Whether you are studying, just starting out in practice, or an experienced practitioner in need of a revision tool, this handbook is your essential companion.

Oxford Handbook of Medical Statistics

Author: Janet Peacock
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780199551286
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

The majority of medical research involves quantitative methods and so it is essential to be able to understand and interpret statistics. This book shows readers how to develop the skills required to critically appraise research evidence effectively, and how to conduct research and communicate their findings.

Oxford Handbook for the Foundation Programme

Author: Tim Raine
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780199683819
Release Date: 2014-07-03
Genre: Medical

This is the most useful book a junior doctor can carry during the critical first two years after medical school. It will guide them through on-call emergencies, daily ward life and speciality attachments whilst helping them adapt to their career, get the most out of their job and choose a speciality.

Oxford Handbook of Dental Patient Care

Author: Crispian Scully
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0198566239
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Medical

This pocket guide bridges the gap between dental and medical knowledge. It provides practical information for the dental professional on how to take a full medical history, examine the patient, perform the appropriate investigations, appreciate the patient's medical problems and their implications on dental management, and treat their patients in a safe and effective way. This edition includes new material on the management of emergencies, patients with bleeding tendencies, cardiac problems, diabetes, and infections.

ON CALL IN ORAL AMP MAXILLOFACIAL 2E

Author: Nabeela Ahmed
Publisher: Libri Publishing
ISBN: 1909818585
Release Date: 2015-02-28
Genre:

On-call in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery is aimed at junior trainees working in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. This book is written as a 'survival guide', covering common presentations in the emergency, ward and clinic setting, with detailed descriptions of simple surgical procedures. It is unique in its attention to handson practical advice, with full-color pictures and easy to follow procedure storyboards. What's new in the 2nd edition? The 2nd edition sees an entirely new chapter dedicated to the 'Operating Theatre', with details of how to prep and scrub for theatre and common maxillofacial surgical instruments. There are also added procedures in the final chapter, together with additional content throughout the book and even more full-colour pictures. On-call in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery continues to be the only handbook that no junior trainee should be without. What's inside: * Essentials - From teeth to anatomy to drug dosing, it's all there. * Emergency Department - Facial trauma, orofacial infections, and much more. * OperatingTheatre - Everything you need to know about how to scrub, drape patients and the names of surgical instruments. * Ward - Feel like you need to know more about IV fluids or Warfarin dosing? Look no further. * Clinic - 'What tests do I order pre-operatively? How do I consent for this procedure?' We provide all the answers. * Procedures - Step-by-step guides that make procedures like splinting a tooth or bridle-wiring a mandibular fracture easy.

Oxford Handbook of Clinical Diagnosis

Author: Huw Llewelyn
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780199679867
Release Date: 2014
Genre: Medical

Fully revised for its third edition, the Oxford Handbook of Clinical Diagnosis provides a concise and practical summary of the reasoning processes behind clear and confident diagnosis. The handbook is set out systematically with symptoms and signs through each specialty, and includes adetailed description of the basis of logical evidence-based differential diagnosis.This new edition has been updated with more straightforward diagrams as well as brand new images to help aid understanding. Including rarer diagnoses alongside common conditions, and vital information about longer-term management alongside the initial treatments, this handbook will ensure yourexcellence and confidence no matter what signs and symptoms your patient presents with. Providing practical help when dealing with problems outside your area of expertise or with unforeseen situations, you can be sure that this handbook will be the reader's perfect companion to sharp andself-assured diagnoses throughout their medical career.

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Author: Lars Andersson
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118292563
Release Date: 2012-01-10
Genre: Medical

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery is a comprehensive reference for all trainees and specialists in oral and maxillofacial surgery, oral surgery, and surgical dentistry. This landmark new resource draws together current research, practice and developments in the field, as expressed by world authorities. The book’s aim is to cover the full scope of oral and maxillofacial surgery, incorporating recent technical and biological developments within the specialty. It provides a uniquely international and contemporary approach, reflecting the exciting developments of technique and instrumentation within this surgical field, built on technical innovation and medical and dental research. Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery coalesces impressively broad and deep coverage of this surgical specialty into a cohesive and readable resource, identifying commonalities and shedding light on controversies through reasoned discussion and balanced presentation of the evidence. The Editors are joined by over 50 international experts, offering a truly global perspective on the full spectrum of issues in oral and maxillofacial surgery. The book’s coverage extends from basic principles such as patient evaluation, dental anesthesia, wound healing, infection control, and surgical instruments, to coverage of the complex areas of dentoalveolar surgery, oral pathologic lesions, trauma, implant surgery, dentofacial deformities, temporomandibular joint disorders, and salivary gland disorders. Where relevant, the book provides separate coverage of topics where practice differs significantly from region to region, such as general anesthesia.

Oxford Handbook of Clinical Examination and Practical Skills

Author: James Thomas
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 9780191044540
Release Date: 2014-07-03
Genre: Medical

Fully updated and revised for its second edition, the Oxford Handbook of Clinical Examination and Practical Skills is the only truly comprehensive pocket guide to all aspects of history taking, physical examination, practical procedures, data interpretation, and communication skills. Packed with expert knowledge and practical guidance it gives realistic advice on coping with common situations. The handbook is structured to allow rapid reference of key information, and to aid understanding with concise and practical clinical guidance. Full colour throughout, it includes over 140 detailed photographs and diagrams of all common examination skills to show you exactly what you need to do and the theory, practice and complications for each. More photos have been included, with over half completely new and specially produced for this edition. Each system chapter covers applied anatomy, history, examination, and the presentation of common and important disorders. Data interpretation covers the basics of x-rays, ECGs and other key areas. A new chapter on the eyes is included along with the sections on body language and non-verbal communication, and the section on practical procedures has been expanded. This handbook will help to ensure you have the confidence and skill to carry out an 'A' grade examination every time.

Oxford Handbook of Palliative Care

Author: Max Watson
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780199234356
Release Date: 2009-03-26
Genre: Medical

This practical guide briefly covers the historical and epidemiological background of palliative care and the growth of palliative medicine as a specialty, before dealing with major physical, psychological, spiritual, and symptom management issues from diagnosis to bereavement care.

Cawson s Essentials of Oral Pathology and Oral Medicine E Book

Author: Roderick A. Cawson
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780702040016
Release Date: 2008-02-15
Genre: Medical

This is a new edition of a classic textbook of oral pathology and oral medicine for dental students and candidates for postgraduate dentistry exams. Illustrated in colour throughout, the book offers a comprehensive introduction to the pathology of oral disease, its clinical manifestations and the principles of management. A final section deals with the medically compromised patient. Comprehensive coverage of both oral pathology and oral medicine in a single paperback volume Ideal for both undergraduate and post-graduate dentistry exams Lucid writing style provides easy access to essential information Illustrated in high quality throughout, with over 80 new full colour images Ample use of flow charts guide the student thorough the process of differential diagnosis for a range of conditions Classic text explaining the dental relevance of a range of systemic diseases Updated chapters on cancer and premalignancy, including new information on disease management. New section on healing of the normal tooth socket, and pathology of osseointegration and sinusitis. Includes discussion of controversial issues such as prophylaxis for infective endocarditis. Addition of new WHO disease classifications – such as premalignancy. New section on the relationship between the pathology of caries and its treatment. Usability of diagnostic flow charts improved by addition of icons to the relevant sections of text referring the reader to the flow chart. Many sections improved and updated, including cleft lip and palate, maxillary sinusitis and lichenoid reactions to amalgam restorations. New section on implants, implant related lesions and osseointegration.