Essential Clinical Oral Biology. Essentials (Dentistry)

  • ID: 3610074
  • Book
  • 184 Pages
  • John Wiley and Sons Ltd
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Essential Clinical Oral Biology is an accessible guide to oral biology, introducing the scientific knowledge necessary to succeed in clinical practice. Covering key topics in clinical oral biology, this textbook will help students gain an understanding of oral tissues and their relationship to oral health and disease.

Key features include:

  • Student–friendly layout with clinical photographs throughout
  • Each chapter has clearly defined key topics and learning objectives
  • Covers the essentials: what you need to know and why
  • Companion website featuring interactive MCQs, teaching presentations and downloadable images

The clinical relevance of each topic is emphasised throughout, making this a must–have resource for students in the early years of dentistry, dental hygiene, dental therapy, clinical dental technology and dental nursing courses, as well as a useful revision guide for clinical undergraduate and early postgraduate students.

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Contributors, xxx

Preface, xxx

About the companion website, xxx

1 An Introduction to the Human DentitionStephen Creanor

2 Oral EmbryologyStuart McDonald

3 Tooth DevelopmentStephen Creanor and Kamran Ali

4 EnamelPaul Anderson and Stephen Creanor

5 The Dentine–Pulp ComplexStephen Creanor, Christopher Tredwin and Taher Elgalaid

6 CementumStephen Creanor

7 Alveolar BoneStephen Creanor and Kamran Ali

8 The Periodontal Ligament (PDL)Vehid Salih and Svetislav Zaric

9 Oral MucosaKamran Ali

10 The GingivaEwen McColl and Stephen Creanor

11 Tooth eruption and development of the occlusionDeclan Millett and Stephen Creanor

12 The Salivary GlandsStephen Creanor and Kamran Ali

13 SalivaStephen Creanor and Kamran Ali

14 Maxillary SinusStuart McDonald, Stephen Creanor and Kamran Ali

15 The Temporomandibular JointStuart McDonald and Stephen Creanor

16 The TongueStuart McDonald and Stephen Creanor

17 Lymph Nodes of the Head and Neck and the TonsilsStuart McDonald

18 Dental Plaque and CalculusLouise Belfield

19 Dental Caries the Biological BasisStephen Creanor

20 Introduction to Periodontal DiseaseGerry Linden and Lewis Winning

Index, xxx

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