Critical Thinking

Understanding and Evaluating Dental Research

Author: Donald Maxwell Brunette

Publisher: Quintessence Publishing Company

ISBN: N.A

Category: Medical

Page: 244

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This one-of-a-kind book will help readers become more discerning, sophisticated consumers of dental literature. It provides an introduction, or refresher, on scientific method, logic, measurement, statistical inferences, interpretation, research strategies, balanced judgment, and more. A necessity for those seeking to publish.

Evidence-based Implant Treatment Planning and Clinical Protocols

Author: Steven J. Sadowsky

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1119080037

Category: Medical

Page: 400

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Evidence-based Implant Treatment Planning and Clinical Protocols provides a systematic approach to making treatment decisions and performing restorative procedures. Written by internationally recognized experts with clinical and academic credentials, the book draws on the best available evidence to offer current, clinically relevant guidance on implant dentistry. More than 500 high-quality images accompany the text, making it a comprehensive reference to dental implants, from planning to the surgical and restorative stage. Topics covered encompass all aspects of implant dentistry for partially and completely edentulous patients, including imaging, materials, and new technologies. A companion website offers video clips demonstrating the procedures discussed and the figures from the book in PowerPoint. Evidence-based Implant Treatment Planning and Clinical Protocols is a thoroughly modern resource ideal for dental students, general practitioners, and specialists. Key features Offers a clinically relevant resource grounded in the latest research Applies an evidence-based approach to all aspects of implant dentistry, including maxillofacial prosthodontics, from planning to surgery and restoration Describes procedures in detail with accompanying images Covers all stages of treatment, from planning to execution Includes access to a companion website with video clips demonstrating procedures and the figures from the book in PowerPoint

Titanium in Medicine

Material Science, Surface Science, Engineering, Biological Responses, and Medical Applications

Author: Donald Maxwell Brunette

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 9783540669364

Category: Medical

Page: 1019

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This comprehensive book provides state-of-the-art scientific and technical information in a clear format and consistent structure making it suitable for formal course work or self-instruction. The authors are drawn not only from academic institutions but also from industry, so that practical aspects of implant fabrication and material handling are covered that are often lacking in biomaterials texts. Besides readers with a general interest in biomaterials, the book will interest materials investigators, surgeons and dentists using titanium implants, medical scientists and engineers, as well as lecturers at universities or institutes who would benefit by having ready access to authoritative information on the use of titanium for implants, devices and instruments. More information: http://www.titaniuminmedicine.com.

McCracken's Removable Partial Prosthodontics

Author: Alan B. Carr,David T. Brown

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323339913

Category: Medical

Page: 392

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The standard in prosthodontics for nearly 50 years, McCracken's Removable Partial Prosthodontics, 13th Edition walks readers through all the principles and concepts surrounding removable partial denture treatment planning and design that today’s practitioners need to know. Using an evidence-based approach, this full-color text incorporates the latest information on new techniques, procedures, and equipment, including expanded information on dynamic communication and the use of implants with removable partial dentures. From initial contact with the patient to post-treatment care, McCracken’s is the complete foundation today’s dentists need to successfully practice prosthodontic care. A variety of philosophies and techniques are featured throughout the text, so readers can select and incorporate applicable techniques on a case-by-case basis. Full-color drawings and photographs give readers a detailed view of techniques, materials, and anatomic detail. Evidence-based approach uses current research to help readers diagnose, design, develop, and sequence a treatment plan. Expert guidance from both authors walks readers through the latest techniques as well as technological advances specific to removable partial dentures. NEW! Standardized removable partial denture designs offered for application to the major categories of patients seen in practice. NEW! Expanded information on the use of implants with removable partial dentures highlights considerations in treatment planning including the selection of implants and provision of care utilizing dental implants. NEW! More information on dynamic communication which incorporates the progress being made in shared decision making with patients, especially regarding decisions made in light of patient values and ‘trade-off’ considerations.

Clinical Investigations of Medical Devices in Dentistry

Specification, Interpretation, and Practical Guidance

Author: Martin Groten,Ralf Janda,Mark Latta

Publisher: Quintessence Publishing Company

ISBN: N.A

Category: Medical

Page: 158

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Aimed at readers in industrial and scientific institutions, this text provides guidance in the development and marketing of dental products.

Prentice Hall Health's Q & A Review of Dental Hygiene

Author: Caren Marguerite Barnes,Michelle L. Sensat

Publisher: Pearson

ISBN: N.A

Category: Medical

Page: 350

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Designed to help readers prepare for the National Board Dental Hygiene Examination, this comprehensive--yet concise--subject-by-subject question-based review book includes 1,280 questions along with answers, detailed explanations, subspecialty lists, case studies, and reference citations. Includes radiographs, line drawings, and pathology photos. Anatomy and Physiology. Head and Neck Anatomy. Biomaterials. Provision of Dental Hygiene Care. Periodontics. Community Dental Health. Dental Morphology and Occlusion. Radiology. Oral Histology and Embryology. Microbiology. Oral Microbiology. Nutrition. General Pathology. Oral Pathology. Pharmacology. Research and Statistics. Case Studies. For Dental Hygiene professionals preparing for licensure or relicensure, or who want a basic review of topics to stay current.