Offers essential MCQ exam practice for busy dental undergraduates and postgraduates. Covering a range of topics, this title provides practice to build confidence for exam success. It features 350 questions and answers.
With cases reflecting the classic presentation format of each disease process, this book prepares students for patient encounters during their oral and maxillofacial surgery rotations. It also helps residents learn and review "high yield" material that is commonly found in oral and maxillofacial training and on board examinations. It highlights clinical information that is commonly asked during rounds, in the operating room, and during examinations. For each case, it includes an overview of the most common clinical presentation, physical exam findings, diagnostic tools, complications, treatment, and a discussion of any controversial issues that may surround the case. The authors describe Clinical Review of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery as "A little reach for the dental student, right on target for the OMS resident, and a strong refresher for OMS board certification." This title includes additional digital media when purchased in print format. For this digital book edition, media content is not included. Case-based format prepares students and residents to pass the OMSSAT, with the Table of Contents corresponding to the exam's categories and questions. 95 clinical cases focus on essential information regarding each disease process. Detailed illustrations -- including radiographs and clinical photographs or drawings -- provide a visual guide to conditions, techniques, diagnoses, and key concepts. Contributing authors include recent graduates or senior residents in oral and maxillofacial surgery, so they are fully cognizant of students' and residents' needs as they prepare for cases, exams, and surgical procedures. Complements other Elsevier books such as Peterson: Contemporary Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Fonseca: Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, and Ward Booth: Maxillofacial Surgery.
This handbook details the nursing care of patients undergoing oral and maxillofacial surgery. It deals with diseases, disorders and injuries of the mouth, jaw and face and provides information on the full spectrum of patient care from pre-admission to discharge planning. It is jointly written by nurses and consultants in the area of maxillofacial surgery, and combines elements of nursing care with medical and surgical information. It provides an attractive alternative to the heavier medical tomes that nurses have come to rely upon.
This comprehensive multiple-choice questions style book covers all aspects of facial skin reconstruction. It uses real clinical scenarios with extensive answers based on text books and current literature. The reader will gain a broad understanding of different types of flaps and grafts used to reconstruct the lips, cheeks, nose, eyelids, ears, forehead, temple and scalp. It also provides questions and answers on different types of skin cancers, Local anaesthetics, suture materials, facial anatomy and the physiology of wound healing. The target audience for this book should be Maxillofacial, Plastic, Oculoplastic, Ear- Nose and Throat surgeons and any clinician who has an interest in facial surgery. The book will be of particular interest to candidates sitting any exit examinations. About the Author Akeel Mosea JB( OMFS), FFDRCSI(OSOM), MFDRCSI, BDS Specialty Doctor in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. The Princess Alexandra Hospital. Hamstel Road. Harlow. United Kingdom.
Textbook of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery is a comprehensive guide to the field for trainee dental students. The book covers basic procedures performed in general practice, as well as more advanced and complex surgical management techniques in the hospital environment. Presented in an easy to follow format, the text is divided into twelve sections, each discussing different oral and maxillofacial disorders, their diagnosis and appropriate medical and surgical management techniques. The final sections offer trainees advice on thesis writing and seminar presentation, and quick reference appendices describe commonly prescribed investigations in surgical practices, their values and interpretation. Photographs and drawings show various clinical conditions and demonstrate basic surgical techniques. Salient points for each topic are highlighted in text boxes, along with extensive referencing in every chapter. Key points Comprehensive guide to oral and maxillofacial surgery for trainee dental students Covers basic and advanced medical and surgical management techniques Includes advice on thesis writing and seminar presentation Includes more than 1200 clinical photographs, drawings and tables
Written in the proven Secrets? question-and-answer format, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Secrets, 3rd Edition is an authoritative source for the effective and safe practice of oral and maxillofacial surgery (OMS) - and the ideal preparation tool for clinical rotations, exams, and board certification in OMS. Thoroughly revised and updated with the most current clinical information, this new edition provides dental students, OMS residents, and clinicians with practical tips, answers, and secrets from OMS experts. Best of all, it fits in your lab coat pocket so you can consult it wherever you go! Over 2,300 questions and answers offer valuable pearls, tips, memory aids, and secrets from oral and maxillofacial surgery experts in a concise, easy-to-read format. Popular and trusted Secrets? question-and-answer format helps you better understand the questions you are asked and provides you with perspective for the questions you ask yourself. Edited by two highly respected leaders in oral and maxillofacial surgery (OMS), with chapters written by internationally recognized experts in the field, making this an authoritative resource for the safe and effective practice of OMS. Convenient pocket size means you can consult this book wherever you go and carry it in your lab coat. NEW! 13 all-new chapters bring you the most current clinical information on recent advances in the science and practice of oral and maxillofacial surgery. NEW! Cosmetic Surgery section covers the evaluation of the aging face, forehead/belpharoplasty, facelift/neck, rhinoplasty, and non-invasive cosmetic procedures. NEW! Updated Secrets? two-color design highlights questions, tables, boxes, and bulleted lists so you can find information more easily.
Combining the core areas of oral pathology and surgery, this volume offers a concise text with with self-assessment exercises and full answers. A section on exam techniques is included.
Expert teaching in the fundamentals of oral and maxillofacial surgery Essentials of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery is the key textbook for all undergraduate dentistry students and trainees starting out in oral and maxillofacial surgery, oral surgery and surgical dentistry. Condensed and revised from the major reference work Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, all revisions have been made by the editors in order to bring the text up-to-date and accessible for a student audience. The book's coverage extends from basic principles such as patient evaluation, radiographic imaging, and surgical instruments, to specific conditions and procedures, from tooth extraction and endodontic surgery to trauma, implants, dentofacial deformities and orofacial pain. It also offers: A companion website with downloadable figures and MCQs to test your knowledge Over 600 colour photographs, radiographs and explanatory line drawings to illuminate the text Contributions from an international group of authors, distilled by an expert editor team
The MCQs in Implant Dentistry is a comprehensive review book that covers all aspects of implant dentistry. It uses questions based on real clinical scenarios with extensive answers based on textbooks and modern literature. The reader will gain a broad understanding of the scientific basis of dental implants, treatment planning, identification of high risk occlusal forces, managing cantilevers, applied anatomy, biological aspects of dental implants and bone healing, prosthetic components, impression techniques and materials, bone augmentation techniques, different types of bone grafts, autogenous bone graft techniques, calcium metabolism, suture materials, local anaesthetic drugs, nerve injury, medication related osteonecrosis of the jaw, peri-implantitis and implant protected occlusion.The target audience should be dentists with or without prior experience in dental implants, oral and maxillofacial surgeons and even dental nurses. The book will be of particular interest to candidates sitting exams.
This book covers a wide range of topics in oral surgery with detailed, step-by-step analysis of surgical techniques, with many examples. Various aspects of surgical techniques are analyzed. These include the instruments and materials used in oral surgery, types of flaps and suturing techniques, radiographic techniques, complications and treatment, and odontogenic infections. Also covered is the latest scientific information concerning preventive and therapeutic use of antibiotics in dentistry. The abundant photographic material, together with figures which are of excellent quality, make this book a must in every dental library.
A comprehensive book covering the basic concepts of Laser-assisted Dentistry, from basics to clinical practice. Covers all the key topics of laser physics, different wavelengths and its clinical applications. This textbook has been prepared in a manner that is easy to understand. Numerous diagrams, charts, photographs and schematic illustrations have been included to further enhance the understanding of the subject. This book aims to be a concise but precise guide to Laser-assisted Dentistry. Discusses cavity cutting, Endodontics and periodontal therapy; laser-assisted cosmetic procedures such as teeth whitening and crown lengthening.
Offers essential exam practice for busy dental undergraduates and postgraduates. Covering a broad range of topics, this book provides practice to build confidence for exam success. It features over 350 questions and answers that include revision notes to expand learning. It contains subject-based chapters that allow you to focus your revision.
Contains more than 300 EMQs covering the dental undergraudate syllabus taught in the UK's dental schools. This book contains questions which are grouped by subject enabling students to focus their revision on their weaker areas.
Offers clinically focused instruction for successful and safe removal of impacted third molars This book offers a comprehensive surgical guide for the successful removal of impacted third molars. It walks readers through basic anatomy, case selection, complications, pharmacology, and anesthesia, and covers surgical principles and techniques in detail with illustrations and photos. Instruments and postoperative care are also described, and a unique chapter discusses the author's mobile third molar practice. Impacted Third Molars covers everything that dentists need to know to safely remove impacted third molars with efficiency and confidence. Provides step-by-step procedures for removing impacted third molars Includes practice management, legal, and marketing advice Features procedural videos on a companion website Impacted Third Molars is an ideal reference for the general dentist, specialist, or resident.