Handbook of Local Anesthesia / Edition 6

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Overview

The fifth edition of Handbook of Local Anesthesia is a practical "how-to" guide, updated with the latest advances in science, technology, and pain control techniques. From basic concepts to specific injection techniques, from dosage charts to the proper care and handling of equipment, key information is brought to life with an all-new, full-color design. Written by Dr. Stanley F. Malamed, dentistry's leading expert on this topic, it's a valuable reference that will enhance your practice of local anesthesia.

The book contains black-and-white illustrations.

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"This sixth edition of Handbook of Local Anesthesia is targeted mainly towards dentists, oral hygienists, and dental students and not only covers the topic in great detail, but also highlights and discusses the latest advances in techniques...We found the book to well written and the accompanying full-size colour photographs and abundance of diagrams and tables make the text easy to understand...This new edition of Handbook of Local Anesthesia is well written and reasonably priced, and should prove a welcome update to th collection for dental students and practitioners."

British Journal of Anaesthesia, March 2013

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780323074131
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Publication date: 4/4/2012
  • Edition number: 6
  • Pages: 432
  • Sales rank: 71,137
  • Product dimensions: 8.50 (w) x 10.90 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Table of Contents

Pt. 1 The drugs
1 Neurophysiology 3
2 Pharmacology of local anesthetics 27
3 Pharmacology of vasoconstrictors 41
4 Clinical action of specific agents 55
Pt. 2 The armamentarium
5 The syringe 85
6 The needle 99
7 The cartridge 109
8 Additional armamentarium 119
9 Preparation of the armamentarium 123
Pt. 3 Techniques of regional anesthesia in dentistry
10 Physical and psychological evaluation 139
11 Basic injection technique 159
12 Anatomical considerations 171
13 Techniques of maxillary anesthesia 189
14 Techniques of mandibular anesthesia 227
15 Supplemental injection techniques 255
16 Local anesthetic considerations in dental specialties 269
Pt. 4 Complications, legal considerations, questions, and future
17 Local complications 285
18 Systemic complications 303
19 Legal considerations Daniel Orr II 333
20 Future trends in pain control 340
21 Questions 361
App. A Overview of CDC hand hygiene guidelines 369
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