Principles of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery / Edition 6

Principles of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery / Edition 6

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by U. J. Moore
     
 

First published over 40 years ago, this is one of the best-established introductory texts for students of dentistry and oral and maxillofacial surgery. It covers each of the basic tenets of the specialty, from patient management to anxiety and pain control, to implant dentistry and maxillofacial trauma. The sixth edition has been thoroughly revised to reflect the

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First published over 40 years ago, this is one of the best-established introductory texts for students of dentistry and oral and maxillofacial surgery. It covers each of the basic tenets of the specialty, from patient management to anxiety and pain control, to implant dentistry and maxillofacial trauma. The sixth edition has been thoroughly revised to reflect the latest developments in the field, and each chapter has been completely updated and restructured. New chapters specifically on implant dentistry have been included. This latest edition also features for the first time colour images of clinical procedures, clear colour diagrams and e-learning references.

This book is of undoubted value for students and recently qualified practitioners of dentistry, for whom it acts as a complete and ready reference through which to gain a firm foothold in oral and maxillofacial surgery.

Key Features

·               Covers each basic tenet of oral and maxillofacial surgery

·               Presents information in a clear and student-friendly style

·               Reflects latest developments in the field with updates throughout

·               Provides new chapters specifically on implant dentistry

·               Includes colour clinical photographs and diagrams

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781405199988
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
04/12/2011
Pages:
360
Product dimensions:
6.70(w) x 9.60(h) x 0.90(d)

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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

Table of Contents

Preface to the Fifth Edition
Acknowledgements
Foreword to the First Edition
List of Contributors
1The New Patient1
2General Patient Management9
3Problems Related to Certain Systemic Conditions22
4Emergencies in Oral Surgery37
5Pharmacology and Oral Surgery46
6The Operating Room, Instruments and the Surgical Team55
7Surgical Principles and Technique67
8Extraction of Teeth and Roots83
9Extraction of Unerupted or Partly Erupted Teeth101
10Complications of Tooth Extraction123
11Preparation of the Mouth for Dentures141
12Treatment of Surgical Infections in the Orofacial Region156
13Treatment of Cysts of the Jaw175
14Management of Maxillofacial Trauma191
15Tumours of the Mouth and the Management of Oral Cancer224
16Treatment of Surgical Conditions of the Salivary Glands241
17The Temporomandibular Joint252
18Facial Deformity261
Index273

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