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Oral Anatomy, Histology and Embryology, 4th Edition

Author Information
By B. K. B. Berkovitz, BDS, MSc, PhD, FDS (ENG), Emeritus Reader, Anatomy and Human Sciences, Biomedical and Health Sciences, King’s College London, London, UK; G. R. Holland, BSc, BDS, PhD, CERT ENDO, Professor, Department of Cariology, Restorative Sciences and Endodontics, School of Dentistry and Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA; and B. J. Moxham, BSc, BDS, PhD, Professor of Anatomy, Cardiff School of Biosciences, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK

Key Features
Presents a unique, integrative approach to oral dental science by covering aspects of gross anatomy, tooth morphology, radiology, oral histology and embryology in one volume
Features approximately 1100 high-quality colour images, one quarter of which are previously unpublished
Contains useful ‘clinical application’ boxes to clearly show relevance of subject area to routine dental practice

New to this Edition
Completely revised section on tooth morphology with improved specimens and digital photography
Contains a new chapter on the effects of ageing to highlight the important changes taking place in the oro-dental tissues in an increasingly ageing population
New design aids learning by the inclusion of clearer diagrams and high quality, larger format digital images

Table of Contents
1 In vivo appearance of the oral cavity
2 Dento-osseous structures
3 Regional topography of the mouth and related areas
4 Vasculature and innervation of the mouth
5 Sectional anatomy of the oral cavity and related areas
6 Functional anatomy
7 Enamel
8 Investing organic layers on enamel surfaces
9 Dentine
10 Dental pulp
11 Cementum
12 Periodontal ligament
13 Alveolar bone
14 Oral mucosa
15 Temporomandibular joint
16 Salivary glands
17 Development of the face
18 Development of the palate
19 Development of the jaws
20 Development of the tongue and salivary glands
21 Early tooth development
22 Amelogenesis
23 Dentinogenesis
24 Development of the dental pulp
25 Development of the root and periodontal ligament
26 Development of the dentitions
27 Ageing and archaeological and dental anthropological applications of tooth structure



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