Dental Public Health: Contemporary Practice for the Dental Hygienist / Edition 2

Dental Public Health: Contemporary Practice for the Dental Hygienist / Edition 2

by Christine Nielsen Nathe
     
 

ISBN-10: 0131134442

ISBN-13: 9780131134447

Pub. Date: 05/17/2004

Publisher: Prentice Hall

Provides the key tools needed to effectively position and practice dental hygiene in the public health setting.

All aspects of dental public health are covered, including prevention modalities, education and intervention.

Dental Hygienists moving from the private practice setting.

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Overview

Provides the key tools needed to effectively position and practice dental hygiene in the public health setting.

All aspects of dental public health are covered, including prevention modalities, education and intervention.

Dental Hygienists moving from the private practice setting.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780131134447
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
05/17/2004
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
416
Product dimensions:
6.96(w) x 9.16(h) x 0.85(d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1The prevention movement3
Ch. 2Dental care delivery in the United States29
Ch. 3Financing of dental care49
Ch. 4Dental care delivery around the world69
Ch. 5Legislative initiatives affecting dental hygiene practice97
Ch. 6Dental health education and promotion109
Ch. 7Lesson plan development123
Ch. 8Target populations143
Ch. 9Program planning157
Ch. 10Program evaluation177
Ch. 11The oral epidemiology of dental diseases195
Ch. 12Research in dental hygiene215
Ch. 13Biostatistics233
Ch. 14Evaluation of scientific literature and dental products259
Ch. 15Careers in dental public health275
Ch. 16Strategies for creating dental hygiene positions in dental public health settings289
Ch. 17Dental public health review305
App. AOrganizations involved with dental public health329
App. BResources for dental samples and pamphlets332
App. CGovernment departments serving dental needs334
App. DState public health agencies337
App. ETable clinic presentation350
App. FPoster session preparation355
App. GInternational dental care opportunities357
App. HDental terms and phrases translated to Spanish and Vietnamese360
App. IStandards for dental hygienists in dental public health education364
App. JGuide to scientific writing366

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