Handbook of Orthognathic Treatment

A Team Approach

Author: Ashraf Ayoub,Balvinder Khambay,Philip Benington,Lyndia Green,Khursheed Moos,Fraser Walker

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118709497

Category: Medical

Page: 192

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This handbook provides a short, contemporary text on the management of dentofacial deformities. The importance of a well organised, inter-disciplinary approach is emphasised throughout and the following key areas are presented: A detailed account of the role of the psychologist, from initial assessment through to post-operative support. A systematic approach to dentofacial assessment, including a section on diagnostic records and an overview of cephalometry. A logical step-by-step approach to treatment planning, emphasising the interactive thought process required when setting orthodontic and surgical objectives. The fundamentals of surgical orthodontics, with the scope and limitations of orthodontic appliances clearly explained for each phase of treatment. A description of orthognathic technical procedures and how potential errors can be minimised in order to improve the accuracy of model surgery. An account of how to carry out photo-cephalometric profile prediction planning, including a critique of the method. A detailed description of the full range of mandibular and maxillary orthognathic surgical procedures, including indications and complications. A chapter on higher-level osteotomies for the treatment of more severe craniofacial abnormalities is included for completeness. A series of six contrasting case studies. There is an emphasis on the technological advances that are rapidly enabling the global paradigm shift from 2D to 3D planning.

Orthognathic Surgery

Principles, Planning and Practice

Author: Farhad B. Naini,Daljit S. Gill

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118649974

Category: Medical

Page: 936

View: 8674

Orthognathic Surgery: Principles, Planning and Practice is a definitive clinical guide to orthognathic surgery, from initial diagnosis and treatment planning to surgical management and postoperative care. Addresses the major craniofacial anomalies and complex conditions of the jaw and face that require surgery Edited by two highly experienced specialists, with contributions from an international team of experts Enhanced by case studies, note boxes and more than 2000 clinical photographs and illustrations Serves as an essential reference for higher trainees and practicing clinicians in cranio-maxillofacial surgery, orthodontics, plastic and reconstructive surgery and allied specialties

Handbook of Craniomaxillofacial Surgery

Author: James E Zins,Chad R Gordon

Publisher: World Scientific

ISBN: 9814619639

Category: Medical

Page: 592

View: 8220

This concise handbook covers a diversity of subjects encompassing the broad spectrum of craniofacial surgery. As a quick reference guide intended for the less experienced craniofacial audience (i.e., the medical students, residents and fellows), fundamental concepts and techniques in craniomaxillofacial surgery are presented and explained for an improved comprehension of this complex topic. In addition, these highly-focused chapters are well aided by high-resolution illustrations, diagrams and tables that enable easy understanding of the basic principles of the more commonly performed operations. Contents:Principles of Craniofacial Surgery (Anthony Wolfe)Craniofacial Anatomy and Embryology (Arun K Gosain, Ali Totonchi and Stephanie Polites)Facial Analysis (Ali Totonchi, Bahman Guyuron and Raja Mohan)Fixation of the Craniofacial Skeleton (Gaby Doumit and Michael J Yaremchuk)Orthognathic Surgery Part I: Terminology and Surgical Techniques (Mark Urata, Jeffrey Hammoudeh and Michael Lypka)Orthognathic Surgery Part II: Common Patterns of Dentofacial Deformities and Case Studies (Jeffrey C Posnick and Neil Agnihotri)Principles and Practice of Mandibular Distraction Osteogenesis (Edward J Caterson and Joseph G McCarthy)Craniofacial Distraction of the Maxilla (Scott P Bartlett, Russell R Reid and Ivona Percec)Monobloc Advancement (James P Bradley and Henry Kawamoto)Craniofacial Trauma (Gerhard S Mundinger, Eduardo D Rodriguez and Paul N Manson)Cleft Lip (Ananth S Murthy)Cleft Palate (Joseph E Losee and Alexander Y Lin)Craniosynostosis (Steven R Cohen, Ryan C Frank, Hal S Meltzer and Michael L Levy)Microtia (James A Lehman)Maxillofacial and Salivary Pathology Treated by Surgery (Julien Ghannoum)Facial Nerve Paralysis and Its Management (Richard Y Ha and Claude-Jean Langevin)Craniofacial Applications in Facial Aesthetic Surgery (James E Zins and Chad R Gordon)Craniomaxillofacial Allotransplantation: From a Basic Science Perspective (Maria Siemionow and Fatih Zor)Maxillofacial Composite Tissue Allotransplantation: From a Clinical Perspective (Chad R Gordon, Srinivas M Susarla, James E Zins and Francis Papay)Congenital Facial Aplasias: Hemifacial Microsomia, Robin Sequence and Treacher Collins Syndrome (Marcin Czerwinski and Jeffrey A Fearon) Readership: Medical and dental students, craniofacial surgeons, dentists, ENT/head and neck surgeons, otolaryngologists, craniofacial biologists, bone biologists, facial plastic surgeons, maxillofacial surgeons, plastic and reconstructive surgeons and orthopedic surgeons. Key Features:The chapters are authored by various world-renowned experts in the field of craniomaxillofacial surgeryAn unprecedented first for this complex topic to be presented in a handbook format — concise and practical, and contains high-resolution illustrations, diagrams and tablesKeywords:Craniomaxillofacial Surgery;Orthognathic Surgery;Craniofacial Trauma;Cleft Lip/Palate;Craniosynostosis;Head and Neck Reconstruction;Distraction Osteogenesis;Microtia;Facial Reanimation;Congenital Syndromes;Craniofacial Allotransplantation

Handbook of Small Animal Oral Emergencies

Author: Cecilia Gorrel,Susanna Penman,Peter P. Emily

Publisher: Elsevier

ISBN: 1483106314

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 62

View: 9431

Handbook of Small Animal Oral Emergencies provides a guideline in handling common oral problems among small animals. The book presents both written steps and illustrations of the procedures covered. The first chapter provides an introductory discussion on the coverage of the text. Chapter 2 discusses dental radiography and radiology. Chapter 3 tackles infective conditions, while Chapter 4 deals with soft tissue trauma. Chapter 5 covers traumatic tooth injuries, while Chapter 6 discusses jaw fractures. Chapter 7 tackles malocclusions. The book will be of great use to practitioners of veterinary medicine, especially those who specializes in veterinary dentistry.

Handbook of Clinical Trauma Care

The First Hour

Author: N.A

Publisher: Mosby


Category: Medical

Page: 414

View: 7542

Handbook of Clinical Trauma Care: The First Hour is an easy-to-use pocket manual that provides emergency nurses and other trauma care providers with a wealth of practical information for managing trauma patients during the critical first hour of care. The content has been thoroughly updated and includes current topics in trauma care, clinical concepts, specific clinical practice issues and skills, and insight into special populations and their unique care needs. The handbook's user-friendly outline and bulleted format make the information easy to retrieve, which is essential for practitioners in the fast-paced trauma care environment. A new, smaller trim size and spiral binding make this a more portable and practical clinical reference that easily fits in a pocket. Comprehensive focus on emergency assessment and intervention. Details immediate care of trauma patients across the lifespan. Quick reference, outline and bullet format facilitates rapid retrieval of information. Content is presented in a practical, concise, and clinically-focused manner. A focus on the physiology and pathophysiology of injury encourages critical thinking in a logical manner. New chapters include Forensics and Legal Aspects of Trauma, Pain and Pain Management, The Obese Trauma Patient, The Agitated Trauma Patient, and Diagnostic Data. Updated coverage of mass casualty and disaster preparedness to address real-world threats, including weapons of mass destruction and terrorist events. Broadened crisis intervention coverage includes the provision of patient and family support, how to deliver bad news, and how to manage the family's presence during trauma care. New information helps clinicians differentiate intentional versus unintentional trauma events. Content coverage includes the most cutting-edge technological advances in trauma management to keep clinicians at the forefront of trauma care. Thoroughly updated material reflects changes in clinical practice.

Handbook of Pediatric Nutrition

Author: Patricia Queen Samour,Patricia M. Queen,Carol E. Lang

Publisher: Aspen Publishers

ISBN: 9780834202900

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 613

View: 5677

All the latest information on childhood nutrition in one comprehensive volume. This book covers the need of every age group, from infants and toddlers to pre-teens and adolescents. You'll get state-of-the-art recommendations for a host of conditionsfrom anorexia and bulimia to diabetes, cancer, and cystic fibrosis. It's packed with hundreds of charts, checklists, and guidelines.

Handbuch der Printmedien

Technologien und Produktionsverfahren

Author: Helmut Kipphan

Publisher: Springer-Verlag

ISBN: 3642570240

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 1246

View: 1125

Dieses Handbuch stellt umfassend den Stand traditioneller sowie neuer, computergestützter Technologien in allen Produktionsphasen von Printmedien dar. Auch zu elektronischen Medien wird klar Stellung bezogen. Als detailliertes Nachschlagewerk und Standardreferenz wendet es sich an technisch und kaufmännisch orientierte Fach- und Führungskräfte der grafischen Industrie. Neben Druckereien und Verlagen, der Zulieferindustrie, den Fachverbänden, werden jedoch auch Studenten und Auszubildende an Fachschulen und Hochschulen davon profitieren. Die schnell abrufbare, verlässliche Information sichert und verstärkt die berufliche Handlungsfähigkeit des Praktikers und gibt dem Studierenden eine Basis belastbaren Wissens. Das aufwendige farbige Layout unterstützt die Didaktik. Die robuste Ausstattung sorgt für eine lange Lebensdauer auch im täglichen Gebrauch. Die beiliegende CD-ROM ermöglicht eine Volltextsuche im gesamten Buchtext und stellt einige Zusatzinformationen zur Verfügung.

Cleft palate and cleft lip

a team approach to clinical management and rehabilitation of the patient

Author: Steven M. Spencer

Publisher: W.B. Saunders Company


Category: Medical

Page: 568

View: 7738