Dentine Hypersensitivity

Author: Peter Glenn Robinson
Publisher: Academic Press
ISBN: 0128016582
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Dentine Hypersensitivity: Developing a Person-Centred Approach to Oral Health provides a detailed and integrated account of interdisciplinary research into dentine hypersensitivity. The monograph will be of interest to all those working on person centred oral health related research because it provides not only an account of the findings of a series of studies into dentine hypersensitivity drawing on the research traditions of epidemiology, sociology psychology, and dental public health but an integrated study of the benefits of exploring a single oral condition from this range of disciplines. Provides an introduction to Dentine Hypersensitivity, and uses a multidisciplinary approach to detail interdisciplinary research on the subject Outlines the clinical presentation of Dentine Hypersensitivity and the underlying physiological mechanisms Presents a case study of how social and behavioral science can bright new insights into the experience, treatment, and fundamental knowledge of an important dental condition Written by prominent dentists, psychologists, sociologists, and industry scientists working specifically on the topic of Dentine Hypersensitivity and its subsequent research

Lebensqualit t in der Medizin

Author: László Kovács
Publisher: Springer-Verlag
ISBN: 3658106794
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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„Lebensqualität“ ist in den letzten Jahrzehnten zu einem wesentlichen Konzept und Evaluationskriterium in Medizin, Forschung und Gesundheitssystem geworden. Sie wird immer häufiger gemessen, verglichen und standardisiert. Aber was ist Lebensqualität eigentlich? In welchem Verhältnis steht sie zu anderen Konzepten und Erfolgs-Parametern der Medizin wie dem guten Leben oder der Gesundheit? Ist sie überhaupt messbar? Wenn ja, wie? Welchen Nutzen können wir von dem so gewonnenen Wissen erwarten? Diese und weitere Fragen stehen im Zentrum dieses interdisziplinären Bandes.

Dental Hygiene E Book

Author: Margaret Walsh
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 1455745847
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Emphasizing evidence-based research and clinical competencies, Dental Hygiene: Theory and Practice, 4th Edition, provides easy-to-understand coverage of the dental hygienist’s roles and responsibilities in today’s practice. It offers a clear approach to science and theory, a step-by-step guide to core dental hygiene procedures, and realistic scenarios to help you develop skills in decision-making. New chapters and content focus on evidence-based practice, palliative care, professional issues, and the electronic health record. Written by Michele Leonardi Darby, Margaret M. Walsh, and a veritable Who’s Who of expert contributors, Dental Hygiene follows the Human Needs Conceptual Model with a focus on client-centered care that takes the entire person into consideration. UNIQUE! Human Needs Conceptual Model framework follows Maslow’s human needs theory, helping hygienists treat the whole patient — not just specific diseases. Comprehensive coverage addresses the need-to-know issues in dental hygiene — from the rationale behind the need for dental hygiene care through assessment, diagnosis, care planning, implementation, pain and anxiety control, the care of individuals with special needs, and practice management. Step-by-step procedure boxes list the equipment required and the steps involved in performing key procedures. Rationales for the steps are provided in printable PDFs online. Critical Thinking exercises and Scenario boxes encourage application and problem solving, and help prepare students for the case-based portion of the NBDHE. Client Education boxes list teaching points that the dental hygienist may use to educate clients on at-home daily oral health care. High-quality and robust art program includes full-color illustrations and clinical photographs as well as radiographs to show anatomy, complex clinical procedures, and modern equipment. Legal, Ethical, and Safety Issues boxes address issues related to risk prevention and management. Expert authors Michele Darby and Margaret Walsh lead a team of international contributors consisting of leading dental hygiene instructors, researchers, and practitioners. NEW chapters on evidence-based practice, the development of a professional portfolio, and palliative care provide research-based findings and practical application of topics of interest in modern dental hygiene care. NEW content addresses the latest research and best practices in attaining clinical competency, including nutrition and community health guidelines, nonsurgical periodontal therapy, digital imaging, local anesthesia administration, pharmacology, infection control, and the use of the electronic health record (EHR) within dental hygiene practice. NEW photographs and illustrations show new guidelines and equipment, as well as emerging issues and trends. NEW! Companion product includes more than 50 dental hygiene procedures videos in areas such as periodontal instrumentation, local anesthesia administration, dental materials manipulation, common preventive care, and more. Sold separately.

Prevention in Clinical Oral Health Care E Book

Author: David P. Cappelli
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0323058361
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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This book focuses on oral health promotion and the impact of systemic disease in the development of oral disease, as well as how to introduce, apply, and communicate prevention to a patient with a defined risk profile. Prevention in Clinical Oral Health Care integrates preventive approaches into clinical practice, and is a valuable tool for all health care professionals to integrate oral health prevention as a component of their overall preventive message to the patient. Discusses risk-based approaches to prevent problems such as caries, periodontal disease, and oral cancer. Topics are written at a level that can be understood by both practicing dental health team members and by dental hygiene and dental students so strategies can be applied to better understand the patient's risk for oral disease and how to prevent future disease. Identifies the barriers, oral health care needs, and preventive strategies for special populations such as children, the elderly, and the physically or mentally disabled. Explores the development of a culturally sensitive dental practice and strategies to make the dental environment more welcoming to individuals with different cultural backgrounds. Discusses how to gather patient information, the synthesis of the patient's data, and the application of the information collected in order to evaluate the patient's risk for disease.

Frommer s Radiology for the Dental Professional E Book

Author: Jeanine J. Stabulas-Savage
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0323570127
Format: PDF, Docs
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Develop your imaging skills with Radiology for the Dental Professional, 10th Edition. With a wealth of features that underscore practical application, you will not only learn the proper step-by-step techniques for safe and effective dental imaging, but you’ll also learn how to evaluate and, if applicable, interpret the images. This full-color 10th Edition boasts new content on digital imaging, expanded information on radiation safety and infection control, plus updated new photos of the latest techniques and technology. New chapter summaries and review questions further reinforce your understanding and application skills, and feature boxes help you troubleshoot and prevent common errors. Overall, it’s the ideal radiology introduction for anyone pursuing a successful career in the dental professions! Approachable writing style simplifies complex concepts for easier reading and comprehension. Step-by-step illustrated procedure boxes detail key skills and competencies. Common Errors features explain mistakes and provide strategies to prevent or resolve them. Advantages/Disadvantages boxes summarize the pros and cons of each radiographic technique. Key terms are listed on the chapter opening page, highlighted in text, and defined in back-of-book glossary. NEW! Content on digital imaging has been added throughout the text, as well as expanded information on radiation safety, infection control, and more. NEW! Full-color design with updated photos and illustrations includes all-new images of techniques and the latest equipment. NEW! Expanded focus on radiographic interpretation and evaluation equips you to help provide optimal patient care. NEW! Chapter review questions help you assess your understanding of chapter material and identify strengths and areas for improvement. NEW! Chapter summaries review key concepts and skills and serve as checkpoints for comprehension.

Dentine Hypersensitivity

Author: David G. Gillam
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 3319145770
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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This book provides wide-ranging information on the progress achieved in the diagnosis, treatment and management of dentine hypersensitivity during the past few years. Recent advances in research, including innovations in the development of desensitizing agents, are fully described and detailed attention is paid to novel clinical approaches and potential future strategies in product development. Introductory chapters cover important aspects of physiology, prevalence and aetiology and advances in diagnosis and in vitro testing techniques for dentine hypersensitivity are discussed. Dentine hypersensitivity is a troublesome clinical condition that continues to perplex the clinician despite the vast array of available treatments that have been formulated to resolve the problem. There continues to be under-reporting of the condition by clinicians and uncertainty over aetiology, diagnosis and effective management. This book will hopefully contribute in combating these deficiencies and assist the clinician in delivering optimal patient care.

Planning and Care for Children and Adolescents with Dental Enamel Defects

Author: Bernadette K. Drummond
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 3662448009
Format: PDF, ePub
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Defective development of tooth enamel or dentin is a significant dental problem for children and adolescents in various respects, and dentists and other oral health workers find managing these problems challenging and stressful. While a considerable amount of relevant research is currently being undertaken, much further investigation is needed. This book discusses the known causes of defective dental enamel and explains why it is so difficult to restore. Most importantly, it presents the signs and symptoms that allow accurate diagnosis and documents the best contemporary management. The full range of enamel defects is considered, including defects in primary teeth and permanent teeth, associated syndromes, molar incisor hypomineralization, and genetic defects. The clinical chapters are well illustrated, providing clear guidelines for each procedure. In addition, avenues for future research are identified, with explanation of their rationale.

Motivational Interviewing in Dentistry

Author: Lynn D. Carlisle
Publisher: BookBaby
ISBN: 099068010X
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Lynn Carlisle, DDS, the author of "In a Spirit of Caring" and "In a Spirit of Caring Revisited", has written another foundational book titled "Motivational Interviewing in Dentistry" . This groundbreaking book helps dental professionals create deeper, impactful relationships with their patients. What you learn will help patients motivate themselves and say yes to the best that you and dentistry has to offer. Here are some topics covered in the "Motivational Interviewing in Dentistry" book: • a history of person-centered approaches in dentistry -- Bob Barkley's legacy, • the four processes of Motivational Interviewing (MI) -- engaging, focusing, evoking and planning, • why they are crucial to your success in today's challenging times in dentistry, • why it is important to understand patient/client ambivalence, • how MI can help patients/clients say yes to your treatment recommendations, • how to respond to patient discord or complaints, • how you can use MI in your initial interviews of patients, • how relationship-based dental practices can use MI, • how you can use MI in the emerging oral/systemic connection and complete dentistry, • why the righting reflex and expert/savior traps set up resistance in patient/clients, • evidence-based research on the efficacy of Motivational Interviewing • resources for implementing MI in your dental practice • the spirit of Motivational Interviewing, • and much more,

Pickard s Guide to Minimally Invasive Operative Dentistry

Author: Avijit Banerjee
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 019871209X
Format: PDF
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An ideal introduction to the theory and treatment of conservative dentistry, the tenth edition of Pickards' Guide to Minimally Invasive Operative Dentistry is a must-have text. Written in an easy-to-understand and concise style, the authors introduce the essentials of dental disease before outlining how to collect patient information in order to diagnose, plan and deliver care. Exploring key topics such asdisease prevention, the principles of minimally invasive operative dentistry, restorative materials and procedures, this completely up-to-date new edition integrates a thorough academic grounding for examination with an essentialpreparation for clinical practice. Illustrated with step-by-step colour photos, common clinical procedures are clearly set out and labelled for beginners. The tenth edition has been updated to reflect the latest evidence based guidelines for management as well as follow up and long term care. Pickards' is the ideal support for dental undergraduates, dental care professionals and will act as a solid reference for postgraduate education.

Oncology Nursing in the Ambulatory Setting

Author: Patricia Corcoran Buchsel
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 9780763714741
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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This book provides the very lastest in position statements, and new, forward-thinking in administrative strategies. Addresses fiscal management of outpatient cancer centers, including financial systems models, use of CPT codes, cost effectivness and clinical applications of evidence-based practice guidelines.