Dentist's Guide to Medical Conditions, Medications and Complications / Edition 2

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Overview

The second edition of Dentist's Guide to Medical Conditions and Complications continues to provide quick-access, clinical information on the dental treatment of patients with common systemic conditions and medical complications. Ideal for general practitioners and students in advanced general dentistry programs, the book outlines protocols for treating patients with common conditions, presents essential drug interaction information, and guides the dental professional through prevention and management of in-office medical emergencies.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781118313893
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 7/29/2013
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 792
  • Sales rank: 1,485,469
  • Product dimensions: 6.60 (w) x 9.90 (h) x 1.30 (d)

Meet the Author

Kanchan Ganda, MD, is the Director of Medicine at Tufts Dental School and is responsible for the creation, implementation and co-ordination of teaching dental students. Additionally, she acts as Medical Consultant for all medically complex patients seen in the Tufts Dental Clinics. She also oversees the prevention and care of medical emergencies and personally lectures in continuing education courses to faculty and outside practitioners.

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgments xii

Introduction: Integration of Medicine in Dentistry xiv

Section I: Patient Assessment 1

1. Routine History-Taking and Physical Examination 3

2. History and Physical Assessment of the Medically ComplexDental Patient 24

Section II: Pharmacology 33

3. Essentials in Pharmacology: Drug Metabolism, Cytochrome P450Enzyme System, and Prescription Writing 35

4. Local Anesthetics Commonly Used in Dentistry: Assessment,Analysis, and Associated Dental Management Guidelines 54

5. Pain Physiology, Analgesics, Opioid Dependency MaintenanceTherapies, Multimodal Analgesia, and Pain Management Algorithms67

6. Odontogenic Infections, Antibiotics, and Infection ManagementProtocols 110

7. Antifungals Commonly Used in Dentistry: Assessment, Analysis,and Associated Dental Management Guidelines 150

8. Antivirals Commonly Used in Dentistry: Assessment, Analysis,and Associated Dental Management Guidelines 155

Section III: Acute Care and Stress Management 159

9. Management of Medical Emergencies: Assessment, Analysis, andAssociated Dental Management Guidelines 161

10. Oral and Parenteral Conscious Sedation for Dentistry:Assessment, Analysis, and Associated Dental Management Guidelines183

Section IV: Hematopoietic System 199

11. Complete Blood Count: Assessment, Analysis, and AssociatedDental Management Guidelines 201

12. Red Blood Cells Associated Disorder: Anemia: Assessment,Analysis, and Associated Dental Management Guidelines 209

13. Red Blood Cells Associated Disorder: Polycythemia:Assessment, Analysis, and Associated Dental Management Guidelines222

14. Red Blood Cells Associated Disorder: Hemochromatosis:Assessment, Analysis, and Associated Dental Management Guidelines225

Section V: Hemostasis and Associated Bleeding Disorders229

15. Primary and Secondary Hemostasis: Normal Mechanisms, DiseaseStates, and Coagulation Tests: Assessment, Analysis, and AssociatedDental Management Guidelines 231

16. Platelet Disorders: Thrombocytopenia, Platelet Dysfunction,and Thrombocytosis: Assessment, Analysis, and Associated DentalManagement Guidelines 243

17. VonWillebrand’s Disease: Assessment, Analysis, andAssociated Dental Management Guidelines 250

18. Coagulation Disorders: Common Clotting Factor DeficiencyDisease States, Associated Systemic and/or Local HemostasisAdjuncts, and Dental Management Guidelines 254

19. Anticoagulants: Assessment, Analysis, and Associated DentalManagement Guidelines 262

Section VI: Cardiology and Renal Disease 273

20. Rheumatic Fever: Assessment, Analysis, and Associated DentalManagement Guidelines 275

21. Infective Endocarditis and Current Premedication ProphylaxisGuidelines 279

22. Hypertension and Target Organ Disease States: Assessment,Analysis, and Associated Dental Management Guidelines 288

23. Cerebral Circulation Diseases TIAs and CVAs: Assessment,Analysis, and Associated Dental Management Guidelines 300

24. Coronary Circulation Diseases, Classic Angina, andMyocardial Infarction: Assessment, Analysis, and Associated DentalManagement Guidelines 302

25. Congestive Heart Failure: Assessment, Analysis, andAssociated Dental Management Guidelines 311

26. Cardiac Arrhythmias: Assessment, Analysis, and AssociatedDental Management Guidelines 315

27. Peripheral Circulation Disease 318

28. Renal Function Tests, Renal Disease, and Dialysis:Assessment, Analysis, and Associated Dental Management Guidelines319

Section VII: Pulmonary Diseases 331

29. Pulmonary Function Tests and Sedation with PulmonaryDiseases: Assessment, Analysis, and Associated Dental ManagementGuidelines 333

30. Upper Airway Disease: Allergic Rhinitis, Sinusitis, andStreptococcal Pharyngitis: Assessment, Analysis, and AssociatedDental Management Guidelines 337

31. Asthma and Airway Emergencies: Assessment, Analysis, andAssociated Dental Management Guidelines 341

32. Chronic Bronchitis and Smoking Cessation 348

33. Emphysema: Assessment, Analysis, and Associated DentalManagement Guidelines 356

34. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: Assessment, Analysis,and Associated Dental Management Guidelines 358

35. Obstructive Sleep Apnea: Assessment, Analysis, andAssociated Dental Management Guidelines 365

36. Tuberculosis: Assessment, Analysis, and Associated DentalManagement Guidelines 367

Section VIII: Clinical Pharmacology 375

37. Prescribed and Nonprescribed Medications: Assessment,Analysis, and Associated Dental Management Guidelines 377

Section IX: Endocrinology 383

38. Introduction to Endocrinology and Diabetes: Assessment,Analysis, and Associated Dental Management Guidelines 385

39. Thyroid Gland Dysfunctions: Assessment, Analysis, andAssociated Dental Management Guidelines 403

40. Adrenal Gland Disease States: Assessment, Analysis, andAssociated Dental Management Guidelines 408

41. Parathyroid Dysfunction Disease States: Assessment,Analysis, and Associated Dental Management Guidelines 417

42. Growth Hormone Dysfunction and Endocrine Tissues of theReproductive System 433

Section X: Seizure Disorders 437

43. Classic Seizures: Assessment, Analysis, and AssociatedDental Management Guidelines 439

Section XI: Gastrointestinal Conditions and Diseases447

44. Gastrointestinal Disease States and Associated Oral CavityLesions: Assessment, Analysis, and Associated Dental ManagementGuidelines 449

Section XII: Hepatology 465

45. Liver Function Tests, Hepatitis, and Cirrhosis: Assessment,Analysis, and Associated Dental Management Guidelines 467

Section XIII: Postexposure Prevention and Prophylaxis493

46. Needle-Stick Exposure Protocol and CDC Recommendations forDental Health-Care Providers Infected with the Hepatitis B Virus495

Section XIV: Infectious Diseases 503

47. Human Immunodeficiency Virus, Herpes Simplex and Zoster,Lyme Disease, MRSA Infection, and Sexually Transmitted Diseases505

Section XV: Oral Lesions and Dentistry 539

48. Therapeutic Management of Oral Lesions in theImmune-Competent and the Immune-Compromised Patient in the DentalSetting 541

Section XVI: The Female Patient: Pregnancy, Lactation, andContraception 565

49. Pregnancy, Lactation, and Contraception: Assessment andAssociated Dental Management Guidelines 567

Section XVII: Rheumatology: Diseases of the Joints, Bones,and Muscles 587

50. Classic Rheumatic Diseases: Assessment and Associated DentalManagement Guidelines 589

Section XVIII: Oncology: Head and Neck Cancers, Leukemias,Lymphomas, and Multiple Myeloma 625

51. Head and Neck Cancers and Associated Dental ManagementGuidelines 627

Section XIX: Psychiatry 661

52. Psychiatric Conditions: Assessment of Disease States andAssociated Dental Management Guidelines 663

Section XX: Transplants 683

53. Organ Transplants, Immunosuppressive Drugs, and AssociatedDental Management Guidelines 685

Section XXI: Common Laboratory Tests 695

54 Comprehensive Metabolic Panel and Common Hematological Tests697

Appendix: Suggested Reading 699

Index 743

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