Delmar's Dental Assisting: A Comprehensive Approach / Edition 3

Delmar's Dental Assisting: A Comprehensive Approach / Edition 3

by Donna J. Phinney
     
 

ISBN-10: 141804878X

ISBN-13: 9781418048785

Pub. Date: 01/28/2008

Publisher: Cengage Learning

This new, full-color, comprehensive text is designed to prepare students for the DANB Certification Exam as well as the rigors of the dental office. Part of a dynamic learning system, Delmar's Dental Assisting: A Comprehensive Approach, includes practice software, workbook, exam review, videotapes, and instructor support materials. Other dental-related

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This new, full-color, comprehensive text is designed to prepare students for the DANB Certification Exam as well as the rigors of the dental office. Part of a dynamic learning system, Delmar's Dental Assisting: A Comprehensive Approach, includes practice software, workbook, exam review, videotapes, and instructor support materials. Other dental-related titles included in the system cover the areas of terminology, drugs, and office management. Used together, these materials will make your dental assisting education comprehensive and meaningful, providing you with skills, knowledge, principles, values, and understanding to excel in your chosen profession into the 21st century.

Features:

  • Free practice software (3.5" Windows) includes bonus review exercises and activities with valuable feedback to reinforce text concepts.
  • All chapters include chapter outline, objectives, and key terms allowing for more focused learning
  • Key terms with page references are presented in color on their first appearance in the text
  • Over 1500 full-color illustrations and photographs highlight concepts from simple to complex
  • Over 140 step-by-step procedures with icons for major dental skills are included
  • Tables and colorful information boxes provide additional tips and real-life applications
  • In-text icons identify legal, safety, technology, global/cultural issues, and DANB exam components
  • Student learning is enhanced with case studies, critical thinking questions, and review questions for each chapter
  • Additional skills, such as dental dam placement, bleaching techniques, suture removal, and coronal polishing are covered in the Advanced Chairside Functions Chapter

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781418048785
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
01/28/2008
Series:
WebTUTOR on WebCT Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Sales rank:
1,118,888
Product dimensions:
7.60(w) x 4.70(h) x 0.30(d)

Table of Contents

Sect. IIntroduction1
Ch. 1Introduction to the Dental Profession3
Sect. IIBasic Dental Sciences13
Ch. 2Oral Health and Nutrition15
Ch. 3General Anatomy and Physiology47
Ch. 4Head and Neck Anatomy67
Ch. 5Embryology and Histology85
Ch. 6Tooth Morphology99
Ch. 7Dental Charting123
Ch. 8Microbiology139
Sect. IIIPreclinical Dental Skills149
Ch. 9Infection Control151
Ch. 10Management of Hazardous Materials177
Ch. 11Preparation for Patient Care193
Ch. 12Pharmacology205
Ch. 13Emergency Management217
Sect. IVClinical Dental Procedures237
Ch. 14Introduction to Chairside Assisting239
Ch. 15Chairside Instruments and Tray Systems273
Ch. 16Management of Pain and Anxiety293
Ch. 17Dental Radiography311
Sect. VDental Specialties375
Ch. 18Endodontics377
Ch. 19Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery395
Ch. 20Oral Pathology421
Ch. 21Orthodontics439
Ch. 22Pediatric Dentistry467
Ch. 23Periodontics483
Ch. 24Fixed Prosthodontics505
Ch. 25Removable Prosthodontics525
Sect. VIRestorative and Laboratory Materials and Techniques545
Ch. 26Chairside Restorative Materials547
Ch. 27Laboratory Materials and Techniques581
Sect. VIIExpanded Functions627
Ch. 28Advanced Chairside Functions629
Sect. VIIIDental Practice Management693
Ch. 29Dental Office Management695
Ch. 30Employment Strategies727
Ch. 31Ethics and Jurisprudence739

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