Orofacial Pain, An Issue of Dental Clinics of North America E-Book

Orofacial Pain, An Issue of Dental Clinics of North America E-Book

Author: Steven D. Bender

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780323641227

Category: Medical

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This issue of Dental Clinics of North America focuses on Orofacial Pain, and is edited by Dr. Steven D. Bender. Articles will include: An Introduction to Orofacial Pain; Clinical Assessment of the Orofacial Pain Patient; Imaging in Orofacial Pain; Musculoskeletal Disorders; Neuropathic Orofacial Pain; Burning Mouth Syndrome; Painful Oral Lesions; The Primary Headaches; Sleep and Pain; Sleep Bruxism; Sex, Gender and Orofacial Pain; Mind-Body Considerations in Orofacial Pain; and more!

Oral Cancer, An Issue of Dental Clinics of North America, E-Book

Oral Cancer, An Issue of Dental Clinics of North America, E-Book

Author: Eric T Stoopler

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780323583039

Category: Medical

Page: 169

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This issue of Dental Clinics of North America focuses on Oral Cancer, and is edited by Drs. Eric Stoopler and Tom Sollecito. Articles will include: Evaluation and management of oral premalignant lesions; Oral cancer: genetics and the role of personalized medicine; Evaluation and staging of oral cancer; Adjunctive diagnostic techniques for oral cancer; Surgical management of oral cancer; Chemotherapy for oral cancer; Radiation therapy for oral cancer; Human papilloma virus (HPV) and oral cancer; Dental treatment planning for patients with oral cancer; Dental management of patients who have undergone oral cancer therapy; Impact of oral cancer on quality of life; and more!

Special Care Dentistry, An Issue of Dental Clinics of North America, E-Book

Special Care Dentistry, An Issue of Dental Clinics of North America, E-Book

Author: Stephanie M. Munz

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780323919685

Category: Medical

Page: 240

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In this issue of Dental Clinics, guest editor Dr. Stephanie M. Munz brings her considerable expertise to the topic of Special Care Dentistry. In this issue, top experts in the field focus on the provision of dental care services for people with cognitive, physical, medical, or developmental conditions which can preclude them from receiving routine dental care. Key topics include patients with cleft lip, orofacial pain, and neurosensory disorders, in addition to teledentistry, mentorship, advocacy, and the impact of the COVID pandemic. Contains 11 relevant, practice-oriented topics including dental materials in special care dentistry; the pandemic impact on oral health of patients with special healthcare needs; teledentistry for patient-centered screening and assessment; oral health advocacy over the lifespan for the patient with special healthcare needs; interprofessional collaboration for the patient with special healthcare needs; and more. Provides in-depth clinical reviews on special care dentistry, offering actionable insights for clinical practice. Presents the latest information on this timely, focused topic under the leadership of experienced editors in the field. Authors synthesize and distill the latest research and practice guidelines to create clinically significant, topic-based reviews.

Radiographic Interpretation for the Dentist, An Issue of Dental Clinics of North America, E-Book

Radiographic Interpretation for the Dentist, An Issue of Dental Clinics of North America, E-Book

Author: Elsevier Clinics

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780323813044

Category: Medical

Page: 240

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This issue of Dental Clinics focuses on Radiographic Interpretation for the Dentist and is edited by Dr. Mel Mupparapu. Articles will include: Fundamentals of Radiographic Interpretation for the Dentist; Radiology of Dental Caries; Radiographic Diagnosis of Periodontal Disease; Radiology in Endodontics; Imaging in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery; Radiographic Interpretation in Oral Medicine and Hospital Dental Practice; Intraoral Scanning, Digital Dental Casts, Face Scans, and Cone Beam CT Integration for the Virtual Patient; Pathologic and Physiologic Calcifications of the Head and Neck Significant to the Dentist; Radiographic Diagnosis of Systemic Diseases Manifested in Jaws; Imaging in Prosthodontic Practice; Imaging in Orthodontics; Radiographic Diagnosis in the Pediatric Dental Patient; and more!

Comprehensive Management of Headache for the Otolaryngologist, An Issue of Otolaryngologic Clinics of North America, E-book

Comprehensive Management of Headache for the Otolaryngologist, An Issue of Otolaryngologic Clinics of North America, E-book

Author: Joni K. Doherty

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780323961769

Category: Medical

Page: 240

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In this issue of Otolaryngologic Clinics, guest editors Drs. Joni K. Doherty and Michael Setzen bring their considerable expertise to the topic of Comprehensive Management of Headache for the Otolaryngologist. As many types of headache tend to masquerade as sinus headache, an understanding of the peripheral mechanisms of specific headache types is essential for otolaryngologists to effectively diagnose and treat patients, according to a study published in the American Journal of Otolaryngology. In this issue, top experts in the field address key issues such as novel devices for sinus headache, headache diagnosis in children and adolescents, headache and pregnancy, side-locked and nummular headaches, and much more. Contains 14 relevant, practice-oriented topics including the role of the otolaryngologist in the evaluation and management of headache; “Sinus headache:” rhinogenic headache, nonrhinogenic headache, or migraine; idiopathic intracranial hypertension; neuralgia and atypical facial, ear, and head pain; and more. Provides in-depth clinical reviews on comprehensive management of headache, offering actionable insights for clinical practice. Presents the latest information on this timely, focused topic under the leadership of experienced editors in the field. Authors synthesize and distill the latest research and practice guidelines to create clinically significant, topic-based reviews.

New Horizons in Smile Design, An Issue of Dental Clinics of North America, E-Book

New Horizons in Smile Design, An Issue of Dental Clinics of North America, E-Book

Author: Behnam Bohluli

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780323987165

Category: Medical

Page: 240

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In this issue of Dental Clinics, guest editors Drs. Behnam Bohluli, Shahrokh C. Bagheri, and Omid Keyhan bring their considerable expertise to the topic of Smile Design. An all-new topic to Dental Clinics, smile design offers patients a custom-tailored plan that reflects their unique needs and personal goals. In this issue, top experts cover everything from the basics of treatment planning to specific techniques and treatments, ending with a discussion from three masters of the craft. Contains 13 relevant, practice-oriented topics including smile analysis: diagnosis and treatment plan; the gummy smile diagnosis and classification; digital smile design dentistry; smile management: a discussion with the masters; and more. Provides in-depth clinical reviews on smile design, offering actionable insights for clinical practice. Presents the latest information on this timely, focused topic under the leadership of experienced editors in the field. Authors synthesize and distill the latest research and practice guidelines to create clinically significant, topic-based reviews.

Oral and Maxillofacial Pain, An Issue of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America, E-Book

Oral and Maxillofacial Pain, An Issue of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America, E-Book

Author: Steven J. Scrivani

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780323459822

Category: Medical

Page: 225

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This issue of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America focuses on Orofacial Pain, and is edited by Dr. Steven Scrivani. Articles will include: Classification and Differential Diagnosis or Orofacial Pain; Psychological Assessment for Chronic Orofacial Pain; Myofascial Pain Disorders; Disorders of the Temporomandibular Joints; Headache and Orofacial Pain; Neuropathic Orofacial Pain; Burning Mouth Syndrome; Orofacial Movement Disorder; Pharmacological Management of Orofacial Pain; Behavioral Medicine for Chronic Orofacial Pain; Injection Therapy for Headache and Facial Pain; Cranial Neuralgias; Intraoral Pain Disorders, and more!

Contemporary Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery - E-Book

Contemporary Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery - E-Book

Author: James R. Hupp

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780323226875

Category: Medical

Page: 718

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A comprehensive guide to oral surgery procedures, Contemporary Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, 6th Edition enhances your skills in evaluation, diagnosis, and patient management. Full-color photographs and drawings show how to perform basic surgical techniques, and an overview of more advanced surgical procedures includes guidelines on when to refer patients to specialists and how to provide supportive postoperative care. This edition also includes the latest developments in dental implants, instrumentation, and current technology. Written by well-known OMS educators James R. Hupp, Myron R. Tucker, and Edward Ellis III, this book is a valuable reference for any dental office. Complex Exodontia chapter describes techniques for surgical tooth extraction, including the principles of flap design, development, management, and suturing, as well as open extraction of single- and multi-rooted teeth, multiple extractions, and concomitant alveoloplasty. Management of Medical Emergencies chapter helps you prepare for, prevent, and manage the most common emergencies that may occur in the dental office setting. Management of Facial Fractures chapter outlines the fundamental principles for evaluation and treatment of the patient with facial trauma. Infection Control chapter describes proper cleaning and sterilization of office environment, working surfaces, armamentarium, and personnel to help you prevent the injuries and illnesses that result from improper sterilizing and disinfecting. Convenient appendices offer quick access to resources such as current price lists for key instruments, office record tips, sample drug schedules, examples of prescriptions, and consent forms. UPDATED content on implants, new instruments, and the latest technology help you treat your patients more effectively. UPDATED Implant Treatment information is divided into two new chapters, one on basic concepts and techniques for clinical situations where adequate bone and soft tissue exists and implants can be placed into a well-healed area of bone, and another chapter on more complex concepts focusing on cases that require immediate implant placement and cases where bone and soft tissue augmentation may be required. UPDATED Facial Cosmetic Surgery chapter is organized by nonsurgical and surgical procedures, covering popular procedures such as dermal fillers, botox, facial resurfacing, browlift and forehead procedures, blepharoplasty, rhinoplasty, and rhytidectomy. UPDATED Medicolegal Considerations chapter reviews concepts of liability, risk management, methods of risk reduction, and actions that should be taken if a malpractice suit is filed against the dentist or a dentist’s employee. UPDATED Correction of Dentofacial Deformities chapter includes new information on conventional treatment planning, image prediction, and 3D virtual computerized surgical planning. UPDATED Surgical Reconstruction of Defects of the Jaws chapter includes new information on Bone Morphogenetic Proteins (BMPs).

Oral Diseases for the General Dentist, An Issue of Dental Clinics of North America E-Book

Oral Diseases for the General Dentist, An Issue of Dental Clinics of North America E-Book

Author: Orrett Ogle

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780323712125

Category: Medical

Page: 240

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This issue of Dental Clinics of North America focuses on Oral Diseases for the General Dentist, and is edited by Drs. Orrett Ogle and Arvind Babu Rajendra Santosh. Articles will include: Clinical outline of oral disease; Jaw and dental abnormalities; Precancerous oral lesions; Benign and malignant conditions of the jaw; Non-odontogenic cysts; Salivary gland disorders; Odontogenic cysts; Odontogenic tumors; Muco-cutaneous diseases; Differential diagnosis of periapical radiolucent and radiopacities; Oral changes in systemic conditions; Geriatric oral diseases; Pediatric oral diseases; Biopsy techniques and referral patterns for the general dentist; Atypical facial pain; Neuralgic disorders of maxillofacial region; and more!

Clinical Pharmacology for the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, An Issue of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America, E-Book

Clinical Pharmacology for the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, An Issue of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America, E-Book

Author: Harry Dym

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780323897211

Category: Medical

Page: 240

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In this issue of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics, guest editor Harry Dym brings his considerable expertise to the topic of Clinical Pharmacology for the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon. Top experts in the field cover key topics such as a review of sedation agents, acute pain management, and more. Contains 17 relevant, practice-oriented topics including Emergency Drugs for the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon Office; Update on Medications for Oral Sedation in the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Office; Pharmacologic Treatment for Tempromandibular and TMJ Disorders; and more. Provides in-depth clinical reviews on Clinical Pharmacology for the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, offering actionable insights for clinical practice. Presents the latest information on this timely, focused topic under the leadership of experienced editors in the field. Authors synthesize and distill the latest research and practice guidelines to create clinically significant, topic-based reviews.

Wall & Melzack's Textbook of Pain E-Book

Wall & Melzack's Textbook of Pain E-Book

Author: Stephen B. McMahon

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780702053740

Category: Medical

Page: 1504

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Apply the latest scientific and clinical advances with Wall & Melzack's Textbook of Pain, 6th Edition. Drs. Stephen McMahon, Martin Koltzenburg, Irene Tracey, and Dennis C. Turk, along with more than 125 other leading authorities, present all of the latest knowledge about the genetics, neurophysiology, psychology, and assessment of every type of pain syndrome. They also provide practical guidance on the full range of today's pharmacologic, interventional, electrostimulative, physiotherapeutic, and psychological management options. Consult this title on your favorite e-reader with intuitive search tools and adjustable font sizes. Elsevier eBooks provide instant portable access to your entire library, no matter what device you're using or where you're located. Benefit from the international, multidisciplinary knowledge and experience of a "who's who" of international authorities in pain medicine, neurology, neurosurgery, neuroscience, psychiatry, psychology, physical medicine and rehabilitation, palliative medicine, and other relevant fields. Translate scientific findings into clinical practice with updates on the genetics of pain, new pharmacologic and treatment information, and much more. Easily visualize important scientific concepts with a high-quality illustration program, now in full color throughout. Choose the safest and most effective management methods with expanded coverage of anesthetic techniques. Stay abreast of the latest global developments regarding opioid induced hyperalgesia, addiction and substance abuse, neuromodulation and pain management, identification of specific targets for molecular pain, and other hot topics.