Mosby's Dental Hygiene

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  • Edition: 2nd
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2007-10-24
  • Publisher: Mosby Inc

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Focusing on skills for everyday practice, this full-color textbook/CD-ROM learning package makes it easy to master dental hygiene concepts. The text presents essential dental hygiene information in a logical sequence from setup to assessment to treatment. The CD includes how-to videos on procedures and techniques, along with many case studies and interactive exercises. You won't just understand key concepts, you'll learn how to apply them! Case Studies and Case Applications in every chapter help the student connect theoretical clinical content with real life situations and apply the text material. Dental Considerations feature notes special techniques or concepts that can be used in the dental office. At-a-Glance overviews in each chapter opener allow information to be found easily. Evolve site features an ExamView test bank, an electronic image collection, links to helpful websites, additional readings and resources, and items for further discussion which allow more opportunities to incorporate text and CD materials into everyday learning. A more user-friendly CD-ROM allows students to become more familiar with case-based integration of text content and dealing with patient scenarios. Portfolio feature on the CD-ROM lets students collect personalized data on forms and send pages electronically to faculty for review. A new faculty guide features more specific lesson plans in table format and "Issues to Debate" to spark further class discussion. Insight Statements at the beginning of each chapter overview the main concepts covered. Margin Notes and other special box features highlight special points of information that are easier for the students to retain. Evidence-Based Decision Making chapter empowers students to find, evaluate, and incorporate scientific evidence into practice. Other new chapters featuring important topics including: Salivary Dysfunction, Oral Malodor Diagnosis and Management, Orthodontics, HIV/AIDS, and Dental Hygiene Business and Management.

Table of Contents

Oral Healthcare
The Dental Hygiene Profession
Health Promotion: A Basis of Practice
Legal and Ethical Considerations
Evidence-Based Decision Making-NEW!
The Bodys Response to Challenge
Environmental Ergonomics
Exposure Control and Prevention of Disease Transmission
Positioning and Prevention of Operator Injury
Instrument Design and Principles of Instrumentation
Instrument Sharpening
Patient Assessment
Life Stage Changes
Comprehensive Health History
Drug-Induced Adverse Oral Events
Physical and Extraoral Examination
Intraoral Examination
Periodontal Examination
Hard Tissue Examination
Radiographic and Photographic Imaging Assessment
Nutritional Assessment
Diagnosis and Planning
Oral Risk Assessment and Intervention Planning
Individualizing Preventive and Therapeutic Strategies
Post Treatment Assessment and Supportive Care
Case Development, Documentation, and Presentation
Prevention Implementation
Devices for Oral Self Care
Dental Caries and Caries Management
Tobacco and Chemical Addiction
Care of Appliances and Dental Prostheses
Therapeutic Implementation
Powered Instrumentation and Periodontal Debridement
Cosmetic and Therapeutic Polishing
Dentinal Sensitivity
Periodontal Dressings and Suturing
Operative Procedures
Emergency Management of Dental Trauma
Anxiety and Pain Control
Anxiety Control
Local Anesthetics
Nitrous Oxide/Oxygen Sedation
Care Modifications for Special Needs Patients
Salivary Dysfunction
Neurological and Sensory Impairment
Mental and Emotional Disorders
Immune System Dysfunction
Cancer and Treatment Effects on the Oral Cavity
Professional Development and Vision
Dental Hygiene and Business ManagementNEW!
Professional Development
Insight and Commitment
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