Modern Dental Assisting / Edition 6

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780721695297
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Publication date: 8/1/2001
  • Edition description: Older Edition
  • Edition number: 6
  • Pages: 752
  • Product dimensions: 8.70 (w) x 11.08 (h) x 1.26 (d)

Table of Contents

Sect. 1 Introduction to Dentistry 1
1 Dental Assisting as a Profession 3
2 Ethical and Legal Aspects of Dentistry 11
Sect. 2 Sciences in Dentistry 19
3 Anatomy and Physiology 21
4 Structures of the Head and Oral Cavity 61
5 Tooth Morphology 93
6 Oral Pathology 115
Sect. 3 Prevention of Disease Transmission 129
7 Microbiology and Disease Transmission 131
8 Infection Control in Dentistry 147
9 Disinfection and Sterilization 159
Sect. 4 Prevention of Medical Emergencies 177
10 Patient Data Gathering 179
11 Pharmacology and Pain Control 191
12 The Medically Compromised Patient 209
13 Medical Emergencies in the Dental Office 217
Sect. 5 Introduction to Clinical Dentistry 229
14 Delivery of Dental Treatment 231
15 Dental Instruments and Accessories 249
16 Moisture Control Techniques 263
17 Oral Diagnosis and Treatment Planning 279
Sect. 6 Dental Radiography 293
18 Radiation Health and Safety 295
19 Intraoral Radiographic Techniques 311
20 Processing Radiographs and Extrooral Radiography 341
Sect. 7 Dental Materials 361
21 Environmental Health and Safety 363
22 Restorative Materials and Dental Cements 381
23 Impression Materials and Laboratory Procedures 401
Sect. 8 Comprehensive Dental Care 431
24 Preventive Dentistry 433
25 Coronal Polishing 455
26 Restorative and Cosmetic Dentistry 465
27 Fixed Prosthodontics 481
28 Removable Prosthodontics 505
29 Endodontics 523
30 Periodontics 535
31 Pediatric Dentistry 557
32 Orthodontics 571
33 Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 591
34 Dental Implants 607
35 Expanded Intraoral Functions 617
Sect. 9 Business and Communication Skills 623
36 Communication Skills 625
37 Business Office Systems 635
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