Principles of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery / Edition 6

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Overview

Since the first edition was published over thirty years ago, this book has become the established introductory textbook for dental students, valued for its accessible, reader-friendly style and absence of superfluous detail. The fourth edition was published in 1991.

The new edition has been updated to reflect advances in the specialty, including implants, anxiety management and the management of traumatic injuries, tumours and facial deformities.

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Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
"I must recommend this book to every undergraduate and House Officer. It is a sensible book, which will provide a firm grounding in our discipline. My copy will sit in my briefcase and be brought out whenever I have undergraduate in clinic."
International Journal of Paediatric Dentistry

"In conclusion, this is a good book and I anticipate that it may become the standard textbook in many university departments. I will certainly be adding it to the reading list in my own department...Many general practitioners may also wish to have it available in their practices as an up-to-date reference textbook."
British Dental Journal

From reviews of previous editions:

"It is appreciated by students and teachers for its direct uncluttered advice... This edition continues in the same excellent mould of its two predecessors..."
"This is an excellent undergraduate textbook...well-illustrated, concise and clear.'
Journal of Dentistry

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781405199988
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 4/12/2011
  • Edition number: 6
  • Pages: 360
  • Product dimensions: 6.70 (w) x 9.60 (h) x 0.90 (d)

Meet the Author

UJ Moore is at the University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne with contributions by
J Cowpe
JG Meechan
KR Postlethwaite
P J Thomson
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Table of Contents

Preface to the Fifth Edition
Acknowledgements
Foreword to the First Edition
List of Contributors
1 The New Patient 1
2 General Patient Management 9
3 Problems Related to Certain Systemic Conditions 22
4 Emergencies in Oral Surgery 37
5 Pharmacology and Oral Surgery 46
6 The Operating Room, Instruments and the Surgical Team 55
7 Surgical Principles and Technique 67
8 Extraction of Teeth and Roots 83
9 Extraction of Unerupted or Partly Erupted Teeth 101
10 Complications of Tooth Extraction 123
11 Preparation of the Mouth for Dentures 141
12 Treatment of Surgical Infections in the Orofacial Region 156
13 Treatment of Cysts of the Jaw 175
14 Management of Maxillofacial Trauma 191
15 Tumours of the Mouth and the Management of Oral Cancer 224
16 Treatment of Surgical Conditions of the Salivary Glands 241
17 The Temporomandibular Joint 252
18 Facial Deformity 261
Index 273
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