Dental Management of the Medically Compromised Patient / Edition 5

Dental Management of the Medically Compromised Patient / Edition 5

by James W. Little, Donald A. Falace
     
 

ISBN-10: 0815156340

ISBN-13: 9780815156345

Pub. Date: 12/15/1996

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Dental Management of the Medically Compromised Patient is the most up-to-date, concise and factual reference describing the dental management of patients suffering from specific medical problems. The medical problems are described with a brief overview of the basic disease process, pathophysiology, complications, signs and symptoms, laboratory findings, and

Overview

Dental Management of the Medically Compromised Patient is the most up-to-date, concise and factual reference describing the dental management of patients suffering from specific medical problems. The medical problems are described with a brief overview of the basic disease process, pathophysiology, complications, signs and symptoms, laboratory findings, and currently accepted medical therapy of each problem. This is followed by a detailed explanation and recommendation for specific dental management.

* New chapter on gastrointestinal disorders, plus a completely revised chapter on AIDS.
• Dental management summary tables relate medical problems to oral care.
• Expert advice on prevention and management of dental complications, treatment plan modifications, emergency care, and useful drug information.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780815156345
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
12/15/1996
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
688

Table of Contents

Part 1: Evaluation and Risk Assessment

1. Physical Evaluation and Risk Assessment

Part 2: Cardiovascular Disease

2. Bacterial Endocarditis Prophylaxis

3. Hyertension

4. Ischemic Heart Disease

5. Cardiac Arrhythmias

6. Heart Failure

Part 3: Pulmonary Disease

7. Pulmonary Disease

8. Smoking and Tobacco Use Cessation

9. Tuberculosis

10. Sleep-Related Breathing Disorders

Part 4: Gastrointestinal Disease

11. Liver Disease

12. GI Disease

Part 5: Genitourinary Disease

13. Chronic Renal Failure and Dialysis

14. Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Part 6: Endocrine and Metabolic Disease

15. Diabetes Mellitus

16. Adrenal Insufficiency

17. Thyroid Disease

18. Pregnancy and Breast-Feeding

Part 7: Immunologic Disease

19. AIDS, HIV infection, and Related Conditions

20. Allergy

21. Rheumatologic and Connective Tissue Disorders

22. Organ and Bone Marrow Transplantation

Part 8: Hematologic and Oncologic Disease

23. Disorders of Red Blood Cells

24. Disorders of White Blood Cells

25. Bleeding Disorders

26. Cancer and the Oral Care of the Patient

Part 9: Neurologic, Behavioral, and Psychiatric Disorders

27. Neurological Disorders

28. Behavioral and Psychiatric Disorders (Anxiety, Delirium, and Eating Disorders)

29. Psychiatric Disorders

30. Dental Management of Older Adults

Appendix

A. Guidelines for Infection Control In Dental Health Care Settings—2003

B. Therapeutic Management of Common Oral Lesions

C. Drug Interactions of Significance to Dentistry

D. Complementary Medicines and Dentistry

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