Oral Development and Histology / Edition 3

Oral Development and Histology / Edition 3

by James K. Avery
     
 

ISBN-10: 1588900282

ISBN-13: 9781588900289

Pub. Date: 09/22/2001

Publisher: Thieme

Now in a revised and updated third edition, this classic text is the first student-oriented book on the important subject of oral development and histology. For the first time, full color illustrations and histologic radiographs are included to complement and support the expertly written text. The book covers the whole field of oral development and histology,

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Overview

Now in a revised and updated third edition, this classic text is the first student-oriented book on the important subject of oral development and histology. For the first time, full color illustrations and histologic radiographs are included to complement and support the expertly written text. The book covers the whole field of oral development and histology, addressing topics such as crown formation, root structures, wound healing, histology of oral mucosa and tonsils, and much more!

Special Features of the new third edition:

  • Hundreds of color photographs and histologic images side-by-side with the text to enhance your understanding of the subject
  • Clinical Applications show you how to apply this valuable information, bridging the gap between basic science and clinical treatment
  • New chapters on molecular biology of tooth initiation, induction, enamel, as well as gerontology
  • Full coverage of the genetics of facial and dental formation and malformation syndromes
  • Review questions and self-contained study units in every chapter

Whether you are a student learning a new field or an experienced practitioner looking for a refresher, Oral Development and Histology, Third Edition is the most comprehensive book available in the field. Highly organized and designed, it will make your work easier and more rewarding!

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781588900289
Publisher:
Thieme
Publication date:
09/22/2001
Edition description:
3
Pages:
480
Product dimensions:
8.70(w) x 11.10(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Sect. IDevelopment and Maturation of the Craniofacial Region
1General Human Development2
2Development of the Pharyngeal Arches and Face21
3Development of Cartilage and Bones of the Craniofacial Skeleton44
4Postnatal Facial Growth, Birth through Postadolescence61
Sect. IIDevelopment of the Teeth and Supporting Structures
5Development Of Teeth: Crown Formation72
6Development of the Teeth: Root and Supporting Structures108
7Tooth Eruption and Shedding123
8Agents Affecting Tooth and Bone Development141
Sect. IIIStructure and Function of the Teeth
9Histology of Enamel153
10Histology of Dentin172
11Histology of the Pulp190
12Comparison of Primary and Permanent Teeth213
Sect. IVStructure and Function of Supporting Tissues of the Teeth
13Histology of the Periodontium: Alveolar Bone, Cementum, and Periodontal Ligament226
14Histology of the Oral Mucosa and Tonsils243
15Histology of the Gingiva and Epithelial Attachment263
16Innervation of Oral Tissues274
Sect. VStructure of the Glands of the Oral Cavity and Their Products
17Development, Structure, and Function of the Salivary Glands292
18Histology of Saliva, Pellicle, Plaque, and Calculus331
Sect. VIRelated Functional Tissues of the Oral and Paraoral Areas
19Histology of the Nasal Mucosa and Paranasal Sinuses341
20Structure and Function of the Temporomandibular Joint353
21Histologic Changes during Tooth Movement364
22Histology of Endosseous Implants375
23Wound Healing390
Glossary410
Index427

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