Strategies in Dental Diagnosis and Treatment Planning

Author: Robert B Morris
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9780203645888
Release Date: 2004-07-31
Genre: Medical

This is a sequel to the acclaimed Principles in Dental Treatment Planning, dealing with dental restorations. The author has overhauled the text, making it completely up to date, and has also provided new illustrative material. He has completely rewritten the final portion of the book to concentrate upon practical strategies that may be adopted in diagnosis and treatment planning.


Author: Peter N Galgut
Publisher: Thieme
ISBN: 1853179817
Release Date: 2001
Genre: Medical

Current research shows that there is a wide variation in susceptibility to periodontal disease and tooth loss, challenging traditionally held approaches to these diseases. This new book covers all current concepts of periodontal disease, including biology and pathology, diagnosis, treatment planning and state-of-the-art clinical techniques, with 200 high-quality photographs. This book distributed by Thieme for Martin Dunitz Publishers in the United States and Canada. For orders in the rest of the world, please contact directly: Martin Dunitz Ltd. The Livery House 7-9 Pratt Street London NW1 OAE United Kingdom Tel: +44-171-482-2202 Fax: +44-171-267-0159 E-mail:[email protected] (Distributed by Thieme for Martin Dunitz Publishers)

Periodontal and Gingival Health and Diseases

Author: Enrique Bimstein
Publisher: Thieme
ISBN: 1853177814
Release Date: 2001-01-11
Genre: Medical

There have been many advances in recent years concerning the basic science, classification, prevention, diagnosis and treatment of periodontal diseases in children, adolescents and young adults. No other book to date has attempted to synthesize this new information and produce a clinical guide for the entire dental community. Leading clinicians and researchers from Europe and the United States have here pooled their expertise in this important text. (Distributed by Thieme for Martin Dunitz Publishers)

Bleaching Techniques in Restorative Dentistry

Author: Linda Greenwall
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9780203417430
Release Date: 2001-06-07
Genre: Medical

Interest in bleaching teeth has grown dramatically in the last few years as new markets become available and stimulate further development. This guide is written to help the busy restorative dentist who needs to keep up to date with the types of product available, the techniques to use them effectively and safely, and how to use them in combination with restorative dentistry in treating patients.

Fundamentals of Implant Dentistry

Author: Gerard Byrne
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118274965
Release Date: 2014-06-03
Genre: Medical

Fundamentals of Implant Dentistry is a basic guide to foundational knowledge and skills and their application in clinical practice. More comprehensive than a procedural atlas and more accessible than a specialist reference, this text is an indispensable tool for dental students and clinicians beginning work with dental implants. Fundamentals of Implant Dentistry provides a concise yet comprehensive look at the basic background and science of implantology and includes practical, evidence?]based instruction on common procedures such as single implant crowns, bridges, and overdentures. Well?]illustrated with clear line drawings and clinical photos, the book serves as the perfect introduction to this exciting area of dentistry. Special Features Distills foundational knowledge in implant dentistry in an accessible guide Includes practical instruction on adding implant procedures to general dental practice Organized in a succinct, easy?]to?]follow manner Features clear illustrations and clinical photographs to illustrate concepts discussed Includes access to companion website with images and tables from the book at

Prosthodontics in Clinical Practice

Author: Robert S. Klugman
Publisher: Thieme
ISBN: 1853178179
Release Date: 2001-11-08
Genre: Medical

This innovative text follows a number of clinical cases in great detail, to present the problems they raise and the rationale for the solution adopted. Expert editorial commentary then discusses alternative possible solutions. There is a special section on implant therapy. Great emphasis is placed in particular on the periodontal aspects of the problems raised, but dentists specializing in orthodontics or endodontics will also find much here to shed light on their own specialty. (Distributed by Thieme for Martin Dunitz Publishers)

Fundamentals of Esthetic Implant Dentistry

Author: Abd El Salam El Askary
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780470376331
Release Date: 2008-04-15
Genre: Medical

Esthetic dentistry and implant dentistry continue to grow in patient demand and professional popularity. More now than ever, clinicians are faced with the need to combine form with function, art with science. The considerable scientific and technical leaps that have been made in this field mean that this goal is now more achievable, and Fundamentals of Esthetic Implant Dentistry seeks to share these advances with practitioners and students alike.

Atlas of Glaucoma Third Edition

Author: Neil T. Choplin
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9781482209228
Release Date: 2014-06-04
Genre: Medical

Glaucoma affects all age groups and is a leading cause of blindness worldwide. It is imperative that practicing clinicians and surgeons recognize both primary and secondary glaucoma as well as cases of glaucoma associated with other disorders. Atlas of Glaucoma, Third Edition provides an in-depth review and analysis of the management of glaucoma and discusses research advancements that have resulted in the latest therapies. See What's New in the Third Edition: The influence of the cornea on intraocular pressure measurements and new devices designed to account for this Spectral domain optical coherence tomography (OCT) New statistical methods for tracking rates of progression New medications released since 2006 New chapter on trabecular bypass surgery Additional topics include: Classification of glaucoma Measurement of intraocular pressure and gonioscopy The optic nerve Psychophysical and electrophysiological testing in glaucoma Primary open-angle, secondary open-angle, and angle closure glaucomas Ocular blood flow and metabolism Medical therapy and surgical treatments Aqueous shunts Combined cataract and glaucoma surgery Treatment of developmental glaucoma This colorful atlas contains detailed captions for each illustration, making it ideal for teaching purposes as well as a reference for the practicing ophthalmologist. Glaucoma encompasses a wide variety of clinical entities, clinical findings, diagnostic techniques, and treatment options. This book presents a vast assemblage of insight from internationally recognized experts.


Author: John C. Morrison
Publisher: Thieme
ISBN: 9781588905918
Release Date: 2011-01-01
Genre: Medical

Rapid advances in identifying the epidemiology, physiology, and genetics of glaucoma have led to dramatic developments in diagnostic and therapeutic techniques. This new text offers you concise coverage of every major clinical breakthrough, as well as the basic science needed to thoroughly understand all manifestations of the disease. It is written by a who's who of international experts, who share their tips and techniques in every information-filled chapter.The book begins with important new details on etiology, genetics, and epidemiology, and then covers intraocular pressure, the optic nerve, different types of glaucoma, and various treatment strategies. More than 270 color illustrations augment the text and clarify all concepts.Benefit from these special features:Key discussions of the pathophysiology of the disease, as well as the pharmacologic mechanisms of different drugs and their efficacyValuable diagnostic decision diagrams that lead to quick and accurate decisionsHelpful pearls, pitfalls, and special considerations that offer guidance in specific situations and show how to avoid problems and complications Nearly 300 superb, full-color illustrations that depict the distinguishing features of each entityInclusion of such cutting-edge material as neuroprotection, and several other new topics Whether you are an experienced practitioner needing a quick review or a resident learning a topic for the first time, Glaucoma: Science and Practice is packed with essential clinical and scientific information. Here is the timely, current, and practical resource you need to understand the complexities of glaucoma and provide optimal patient care.


Author: Julie A. Y. Cichero
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780470029176
Release Date: 2006-07-11
Genre: Medical

This book offers a concise, readable explanation of the theory of dysphagia and bridges that with material on clinical application. Covering both adult and paediatric swallowing assessment, treatment and management, the book will provide clinicians with common clinical presentations of dysphagia and a framework for a problem based learning approach.

Dupuytren Disease and Related Diseases The Cutting Edge

Author: Paul Werker
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 9783319321998
Release Date: 2016-09-07
Genre: Medical

In this book, leading international experts showcase the latest advances in research into Dupuytren disease and its clinical management. The coverage spans all relevant specialties, including cell biology, biomechanics, genomics, surgery, pharmacotherapy, and radiotherapy. The opening sections address epidemiology, cellular and extracellular events, and genetics. Treatment by means of collagenase injection, percutaneous needle fasciotomy, and other surgical and minimally invasive approaches is then extensively discussed. Comparative studies of different approaches are reviewed, and aspects of patient assessment, examined. The prevention and treatment of disease recurrences are also addressed. Further sections consider related conditions, other treatment options, and future pathways for research. This book should be read by all who treat or conduct research into Dupuytren disease. It is based on presentations delivered at the 2015 International Conference on Dupuytren Disease, held in Groningen, the Netherlands, which was designed to promote a coordinated global response to the disease involving patients, scientists, and clinicians.

Autoimmune Diseases of the Skin

Author: Michael Hertl
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9783709137048
Release Date: 2013-04-17
Genre: Medical

Cutaneous autoimmune diseases are often chronic and severe conditions which remain an enigma for many clinicians. Experts in the field here provide a practical guide to identifying and handling these conditions. Unique in its attention to the pathophysiology, clinical diagnosis, and management of these disorders, this book is illustrated with many tables, illustrative figures and clinical color photographs. The chief aim is to broaden the understanding of the pathophysiology of cutaneous autoimmune disorders and to provide a practical guide to how to identify and manage these conditions.

Current Catalog

Author: National Library of Medicine (U.S.)
ISBN: UOM:39015020571850
Release Date:
Genre: Medicine

First multi-year cumulation covers six years: 1965-70.

Handbook of Oral Disease

Author: Crispian Scully
Publisher: Thieme
ISBN: 1841840874
Release Date: 2001-08-23
Genre: Medical

Advances in medical and surgical sciences, an aging population, and changes in lifestyle have resulting in new patterns of orofacial diseases and an emphasis on prevention and management. This new, full-color handbook is ideal for identifying normal anatomy, pathology, and a wide range of oral and systemic diseases with oral manifestations. Concise but comprehensive, with guidelines for diagnosis and management, the book is designed for portability and easy reference. This book is distributed by Thieme for Martin Dunitz Publishers in the United States and Canada. For orders in the rest of the world, please contact directly: Martin Dunitz Ltd. The Livery House 7-9 Pratt Street London NW1 OAE United Kingdom Tel: +44-171-482-2202 Fax: +44-171-267-0159 E-mail:[email protected] (Distributed by Thieme for Martin Dunitz Publishers)