Handbook of Clinical Techniques in Pediatric Dentistry

  • ID: 2936154
  • Book
  • 208 Pages
  • John Wiley and Sons Ltd
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The Handbook of Clinical Techniques in Pediatric Dentistry provides the clinician with an increased level of expertise and skills for timely identification and intervention for various presentations in the developing dentition. It also clearly describes procedures for treatment in the primary and young permanent dentitions, including pulp therapy for primary and young permanent molars, extractions, space maintenance, and more. The most commonly encountered treatment needs are discussed with the goal of increasing clinician and staff confidence while decreasing chair–time and stress.

With an emphasis on practical instruction, The Handbook of Clinical Techniques in Pediatric Dentistry is ideal for pediatric and general dentists, pediatric residents, and dental students taking clinical pediatric courses.

Key Features

  • Step–by–step clinical instruction for a wide range of pediatric procedures
  • Chapters written by leaders in pediatric dentistry
  • More than 200 clinical photographs
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List of Contributors vii

Foreword ix

Preface xi

Acknowledgements xiii

1 Interim Therapeutic Restoration in the Primary Dentition 1Jane A. Soxman

2 Local Anesthesia for the Pediatric Patient 5Jane A. Soxman and Stanley F. Malamed

3 Primary Incisor Restoration 13Ari Kupietzky

4 Primary Molar Adhesive Tooth Restoration 29Constance M. Killian and Theodore Croll

5 Full Coverage Restoration for Primary Molars 39Jane A. Soxman

6 Vital Pulp Therapy for Primary Molars 51Jane A. Soxman

7 Pulpectomy for Primary Teeth 59James A. Coll

8 Extraction of Primary Dentition 71Jane A. Soxman

9 Sealants 77Jane A. Soxman and Patrice B. Wunsch

10 Indirect Pulp Therapy for Young Permanent Molars 83Patrice B. Wunsch

11 Direct Pulp Therapy for Young Permanent Molars 93Patrice B. Wunsch

12 Diagnosis and Treatment of Molar Incisor Hypomineralization 99J. Timothy Wright

13 Ectopic Eruption of Maxillary First Permanent Molar 107Ari Kupietzky and Jane A. Soxman

14 Ectopic Eruption of Maxillary Permanent Canines 121Jane A. Soxman

15 Infraocclusion of Mandibular Primary Molars 127Jane A. Soxman

16 Space Maintenance 133Jane A. Soxman

17 Pulpal Treatment in Young Permanent Incisors Following Traumatic Injuries 143Joe H. Camp

18 Reattachment of Permanent Incisor Enamel Fragments 157Jane A. Soxman

19 Non–Nutritive Sucking and Parafunctional Habits 163Jane A. Soxman

20 Behavior Guidance 173Jane A. Soxman

Index 183

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Jane A. Soxman, DDS, is a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry and a member of the American College of Dentists. She is a seminar instructor in the general practice dental residency at Allegheny General Hospital Division of Dental Medicine and general practice dental residency educational consultant at the Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Health Care System. She serves as Pediatrics Advisor on the Advisory Board, column contributor and manuscript reviewer for General Dentistry journal and maintains a private practice limited to pediatrics in Allison Park, Pennsylvania.

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