Successful Local Anesthesia for Restorative Dentistry and Endodontics

Author: Al Reader,John Nusstein,Melissa Drum

Publisher: Quintessence Publishing (IL)

ISBN: 9780867155136

Category: Medical

Page: 168

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Fear of pain is the number one reason people give for not making regular visits to the dentist. At the same time, a majority of dentists report experiencing anesthesia-related problems during restorative dental procedures. If dentists are able to provide painless treatment, patient compliance and satisfaction are likely to improve. Pulpal anesthesia is a vital part of the delivery of dental care for restorative dentists and endodontists. Administration of local anesthesia is invariably the first procedure they perform and it affects everything they do thereafter. If the patient is not adequately anesthetized, difficulties inevitably arise. This book will help you successfully anesthetize your patients using the newest technology and drugs available. It presents the rationale, advantages, and limitations of the various anesthetic agents and routes of administration. A special emphasis is placed on supplemental anesthetic techniques that are essential to the practice of dentistry.

Production Management and Engineering Sciences

Proceedings of the International Conference on Engineering Science and Production Management (ESPM 2015), Tatranská Štrba, High Tatras Mountains, Slovak Republic, 16th-17th April 2015

Author: Milan Majerník,Naqib Daneshjo,Martin Bosák

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 1315673797

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 12

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These are the proceedings of the International Conference on Engineering Science and Production Management, 16th – 17th April 2015, Tatranská Štrba, High Tatras Mountains - Slovak Republic . The proceedings contain articles focusing on: - Production Management, Logistics - Industrial development, sustainable production - Planning, management and production control - Environmental and Safety Engineering and Management - Integrated business Management - Engineering and quality management of production - European support of industrial innovation These proceedings brings new and original advances and trends in various fields of engineering sciences and technologies that accost a wide range of academics, scientists, researchers and professionals.

Brown's Skin and Minor Surgery

A Text & Colour Atlas, Fifth Edition

Author: N.A

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 1444138375

Category: Medical

Page: 336

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This authoritative, highly illustrated text and color atlas provides a systematic guide to commonly performed minor surgical and dermatology procedures. Accompanied by video clips, this critical resource on skin and minor surgery is designed for all trainees and practitioners, including experienced surgeons, dermatologists, family doctors, nurses,

Local and Regional Anaesthesia in the Emergency Department Made Easy E-Book

Author: Mike Wells

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0702047929

Category: Medical

Page: 192

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This volume in the successful Made Easy series is aimed at all doctors working in accident and emergency departments to help remind them of the common nerve block techniques. These techniques can be difficult to master and require great precison. Each procedure is described in step-by-step detail along with accompanying colour illustrations. Volume in successful Made Easy series. Short practical account of commonest local and regional anaesthesia techniques as will be encountered by junior doctors working in accident and emergency. Highly illustrated with colour photographs showing step by step procedures.

Harty's Endodontics in Clinical Practice E-Book

Author: Bun San Chong

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0702065129

Category: Medical

Page: 304

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This book is a guide to proven, current clinical endodontic practice. It is designed, primarily, with the undergraduate readership in mind but is also suitable for anyone pursuing specialist training, including extended skills in endodontics, and general dental practitioners undertaking CPD, or wishing to keep up-to-date. The seventh edition is available with an online question bank containing MCQs and Clinical Cases. Practical approach to the subject, taking the reader through every step of endodontic practice from its scientific basis to patient assessment and through to clinical techniques Helpful pedagogic features – including Learning Outcomes and Summary Boxes – help reinforce learning International experts and contributors help ensure good coverage and currency of information Explores areas of debate when they exist to reflect differing approaches to treatment intervention Explains the potential impact of systemic conditions and disorders, as well as medications, on endodontic treatment planning and management Discusses the diagnosis of orofacial pain and the appropriate use of antibiotics and analgesics Explores the maintenance of pulp vitality and the prevention of apical periodontitis in the context of operative dentistry Provides an overview of instruments and devices used during endodontic treatment Describes the fundamental principles of canal filling using gutta-percha, as well as the use of alternative materials, and newer root filling techniques Discusses the management of dental trauma with emphasis on accurate diagnosis, timely and appropriate treatment, and follow-up Explores the interface between endodontic-periodontal disease in the context of diagnosis, treatment and prognostic assessment Discusses common challenges such as inadequate pain control and problems with preparation and filling of the root canal system Written at a level which is ideal for dental students, general dental practitioners and those pursuing specialist training or seeking to keep up-to-date Comes with access to an online question bank containing a wide range of MCQs and Clinical Cases to help reinforce learning! Richly illustrated with over 80 colour artworks – many created by the Gray’s Anatomy illustration team – and 350 photographs, many of which are previously unpublished Explores advances in our understanding of the role of microorganisms in the pathogenesis of pulpal and periradicular diseases and the role of host defence response against root canal infection Explores the use of newer imaging techniques such as three-dimensional tomography in determining pulp space anatomy and in treatment planning Explains recent advances in material technology, molecular biology and regenerative medicine in the management of deep caries and maintenance of pulp vitality Explores the effective use of existing and newer chemomechanical preparation techniques and intracanal medication for thorough root canal system decontamination Explores advances in the techniques available for restoring endodontically treated teeth

Complications of Regional Anesthesia

Principles of Safe Practice in Local and Regional Anesthesia

Author: Brendan T. Finucane,Ban C.H. Tsui

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 3319493868

Category: Medical

Page: 501

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Reflecting the rapid growth of pain medicine and of ultrasound as a tool, this Third Edition is more comprehensive and inclusive than previous editions and features additional pages, tables, diagrams, and color illustrations. In addition to the discipline of Anesthesiology, other specialists, who use local and regional anesthesia techniques, (surgeons, ophthalmologists, emergency medicine physicians and dentists), have also contributed to this edition of the book. Complications of Regional Anesthesia, with its newly added subtitle, Principles of Safe Practice in Local and Regional Anesthesia, stresses the relatively new emphasis and importance on safety and prevention and broadens the discussion to include the practice and administration of not just regional but also local anesthesia. Each chapter has been thoroughly revised, brought up-to-date, and features full color images. Individual chapters cover complications associated with specific nerve blocks; IV and catheter methods; obstetric regional anesthesia; pediatric regional anesthesia; ophthalmic regional anesthesia; and treatment of acute and chronic pain.

The Principles of Endodontics

Author: Shanon Patel,Justin J. Barnes

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0199657513

Category: Medical

Page: 170

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The Principles of Endodontics, Second Edition integrates theory with practice to produce an ideal introduction to endodontics. Fully illustrated and written in a straightfoward style, this guide demystifies a core aspect of the clinical practice of dentistry.

Handbook of Local Anesthesia - E-Book

Author: Stanley F. Malamed

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323242022

Category: Medical

Page: 432

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A practical, "how-to" guide to safe anesthesia practices in dentistry, Handbook of Local Anesthesia, 6th Edition covers all the latest advances in science, instrumentation, and pain control techniques. From basic concepts to specific injection techniques, from dosage charts to the proper care and handling of equipment, this book provides in-depth, full-color coverage of key anesthesia topics, including specific hazards and errors in technique that may result in complications. Written by Dr. Stanley Malamed, dentistry's leading expert on this subject, Handbook of Local Anesthesia is a valuable reference that will help you prevent, recognize, and manage complications of local anesthesia administration. Videos on an available companion DVD (sold separately) are narrated by Dr. Stanley Malamed, covering topics such as local anesthetic agents, anesthetic injection techniques, potential complications, and risk management. Full-color photographs and line drawings are included throughout the book. In-depth discussions cover the anesthetic agents used in dentistry, along with their clinical actions. Routes of administration are described for all anesthetics. The proper care and handling of equipment is addressed, along with the problems that may be encountered. Requirements for pain control and local anesthesia within various dental specialties are included. Comprehensive information on Articaine is included, a local anesthetic that is gaining widespread use in the United States. Numerous boxes and tables provide a quick reference and comparison of techniques, drugs, and dosages. Dosage charts, injection techniques, information on duration of action, and contraindications for local anesthetics are included at the end of the book for quick reference. Updated discussions of the armamentarium needed to succeed in local anesthesia delivery reflect the latest available drugs and devices. Updated discussions of the techniques needed to provide successful pain control. Updated step-by-step procedures cover the techniques for administering intraoral anesthesia. The latest advances in science, technology, and pain control techniques are covered.

Anaesthesia for ophthalmic surgery

Author: Sobhy Morsy Mostafa

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 9780192619600

Category: Medical

Page: 338

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Anaesthesia for ophthalmic surgery can in certain circumstances stretch the confidence of the most fully trained and skilled anesthesiologist. The changing patterns of eye surgery and vitreoretinal surgery, and the increased interest in day-case surgery dictates that anesthesiologists should acquaint themselves with various anesthetic techniques, including local anesthesia for ophthalmic surgery. The authors of this book have been interested in anesthesia for ophthalmic surgery for many years. Drawing on their considerable personal experience, they present a sufficiently comprehensive text for the book to be a reference source for the trainee and a practical manual for those interested in and practicing ophthalmic anaesthesia. The book contains nineteen well-referenced chapters covering detailed peri-operative management of the ophthalmic patient who is undergoing either general or local anesthesia. It also contains a short glossary which non-ophthalmologists will find useful. The chapter on the anatomy and physiology of the eye contain information not usually included in standard textbooks of anaesthesia. Some chapters, such as "Systemic effects of drugs used for ophthalmic surgery" and "The eye as a mirror of disease" are extended to provide medicine and pharmacology.

Percutaneous Local Anaesthesia

Author: David Woolfson,Dermot McCafferty

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 9780136563723

Category: Medical

Page: 270

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Reports on a relatively new method of anaesthesia which allows local anaesthetic drugs to penetrate the skin and act on the pain receptors below the skin barrier. This technique is particularly valuable in paediatrics, minimizing the stress and pain of the very young patient.

Manipulative Therapy in Rehabilitation of the Locomotor System

Author: Karel Lewit

Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann

ISBN: N.A

Category: Medical

Page: 388

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When first published in 1985 (the original Czech edition was published in 1966), this textbook was the first full English-language introduction to the work of a world authority in the field. Among the changes for the second edition there is additional material on soft- tissue manipulation, post-traumatic states, and joint movement restriction. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Local Anaesthesia in Dentistry

Author: J. A. Baart,H. S. Brand

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118693523

Category: Medical

Page: 192

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Local Anaesthesia in Dentistry is a practical guide for bothstudents and general practitioners to this essential area ofclinical practice. Highly illustrated in full colour throughout, the book providesclear and practical guidance to the administration of localanaesthesia. The book introduces the reader to the concept of nerveconduction and pain as well as providing an explanation of theanatomy of the trigeminal nerve. Further chapters cover such keyareas of practice as regional anaesthesia, local anaesthesia inchildren, pharmacology, local and systemic complications, generalpractical aspects, the prevention of side effects and legalaspects.

Ultrasound Guidance in Regional Anaesthesia

Principles and practical implementation

Author: Peter Marhofer

Publisher: OUP Oxford

ISBN: 0191029459

Category: Medical

Page: 264

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Ultrasonographic guidance for regional anaesthetic blocks is an innovative technique that allows for the direct visualization of nerves, adjacent structures and the position of the needle, as well as for the precise observation of the spread of local anaesthetic. The advantages of the technique allow for the exact administration of moderate volumes of local anaesthetic, reducing the risk of complications. Written by a physician with 16 years' experience in ultrasound-guided regional anaesthesia, this second edition of the well-received practical handbook provides a concise summary of the basics of ultrasound technology and the most recent techniques in the use of ultrasound to guide peripheral nerve blocks, focusing specifically on ultrasound-guided peripheral nerve block techniques. All chapters have been carefully revised to provide the most recent knowledge in the topic of ultrasound in regional anaesthesia. A strong focus has still been attached on anatomical descriptions and subsequent practical implementations. Paediatric applications are now included in this new edition to aid paediatric anaesthesiologists, as well as the incorporation of neuraxial techniques to complete the entire topic. With illustrated colour images throughout, this book is highly relevant to anaesthesiologists and pain specialists with an interest in regional anaesthesia.