McDonald and Avery Dentistry for the Child and Adolescent - E-Book

McDonald and Avery Dentistry for the Child and Adolescent - E-Book

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A leading text in pediatric dentistry, McDonald and Avery’s Dentistry for the Child and Adolescent provides expert, complete coverage of oral care for infants, children, and teenagers. All the latest diagnostic and treatment recommendations are included! Comprehensive discussions are provided on pediatric examination, development, morphology, eruption of the teeth, and dental caries. This edition helps you improve patient outcomes with up-to-date coverage of restorative materials, cosmetic tooth whitening, care of anxious patients, and sedation techniques for children.

  • Complete, one-source coverage includes the best patient outcomes for all of the major pediatric treatments in prosthodontics, restorative dentistry, trauma management, occlusion, gingivitis and periodontal disease, and facial esthetics.
  • A clinical focus includes topics such as such as radiographic techniques, dental materials, pit and fissure sealants, and management of cleft lip and palate.
  • Practical discussions include practice management and how to deal with child abuse and neglect.
  • Full-color photographs and illustrations accurately depict trauma, restorative, implants, and prosthetics.
  • A new Pediatric Oral Surgery chapter discusses the latest developments in office-based pediatric oral surgery, along with head and neck infections and medical conditions in the pediatric patient.
  • Emphasis is added to preventive care and to treatment of the medically compromised patient.
  • An Evolve website includes case studies, an image library, links to ADEA, ADA, and CDC reports on pediatric dentistry, and other web links.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780323079662
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date: 04/08/2010
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 720
File size: 90 MB
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Table of Contents

  1. Examination of the Mouth and Other Relevant Structures
  2. Child Abuse and Neglect
  3. Psychologic Management of Children’s Behaviors
  4. Development and Morphology of the Primary Teeth
  5. Radiographic Techniques
  6. Clinical Genetics for the Dental Practitioner
  7. Acquired and Developmental Disturbances of the Teeth and Associated Oral Structures
  8. Tumors of the Oral Soft Tissues and Cysts and Tumors of the Bone
  9. Eruption of the Teeth: Local, Systemic, and Congenital Factors That Influence the Process
  10. Dental Caries in the Child and Adolescent
  11. Mechanical and Chemotherapeutic Home Oral Hygiene
  12. Nutritional Considerations for the Pediatric Dental Patient
  13. Local Anesthesia for the Child and Adolescent
  14. Pharmacologic Management of Patient Behavior
  15. Hospital Dental Services for Children and the Use of General Anesthesia
  16. Dental Materials
  17. Pit and Fissure Sealants
  18. Restorative Dentistry
  19. Treatment of Deep Caries, Vital Pulp Exposure, and Pulpless Teeth
  20. Gingivitis and Periodontal Disease
  21. Management of Trauma to the Teeth and Supporting Tissues
  22. Prosthodontic Treatment of the Adolescent Patient
  23. Dental Problems of Children with Disabilities
  24. Management of the Medically Compromised Patient: Hematology, Oncology, Hepatitis, and AIDS
  25. Growth of the Face and Dental Arches
  26. Cephalometrics and Facial Esthetics: The Key to Complete Treatment Planning
  27. Managing the Developing Occlusion
  28. Multidisciplinary Team Approach to Cleft Lip and Palate Management
  29. Practice Management
  30. Community Oral Health
  31. Pediatric Oral Surgery NEW!

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