|Delmar's Dental Assisting: A Comprehensive Approach
Table of Contents:
SECTION I: INTRODUCTION: 1. Introduction to the Dental Profession. SECTION
II: BASIC DENTAL SCIENCES: 2. Oral Health and Nutrition. 3. General
Anatomy and Physiology. 4. Head and Neck Anatomy. 5. Embryology and
Histology. 6. Tooth Morphology. 7. Dental Charting. 8. Microbiology.
SECTION III: PRECLINICAL DENTAL SKILLS: 9. Infection Control. 10.
Management of Hazardous Materials. 11. Preparation for Patient Care. 12.
Pharmacology. 13. Emergency Management. SECTION IV: CLINICAL DENTAL
PROCEDURES: 14. Introduction to Chairside Assisting. 15. Chairside
Instruments and Tray Systems. 16. Management of Pain and Anxiety. 17.
Dental Radiography. SECTION V: DENTAL SPECIALTIES: 18. Endodontics. 19.
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. 20. Oral Pathology. 21. Orthodontics. 22.
Pediatric Dentistry. 23. Periodontics. 24. Fixed Prosthodontics. 25.
Removable Prosthodontics. SECTION VI: RESTORATIVE AND LABORATORY MATERIALS
AND TECHNIQUES: 26. Chairside Restorative Materials. 27. Laboratory
Materials and Techniques. SECTION VII: EXPANDED FUNCTIONS: 28. Advanced
Chairside Functions. SECTION VIII: DENTAL PRACTICE MANAGEMENT: 29. Dental
Office Management. 30. Employment Strategies. 31. Ethics and
Jurisprudence. Glossary. References.
New content on HIPAA in chapter 31
New Web Activity boxes in each chapter with URLs and internet activities
New Interactive Skills and Procedures CD-ROM offers practice of essential
skills covered in the book (sold seperatley)
Student Practice CD-ROM reinforces dental concepts and terminology through
exercises and games
Over 140 detailed, step-by-step, illustrated procedures in clinical
Expanded content on nitrous oxide and its safe administration
New content on instrument sharpening
New WebTutor supplements to accompany 2nd edition (WebCT and Blackboard)
All chapters include chapter outline, objectives, key terms, summaries,
and review questions
Key terms presented in color on their first appearance in the text
Hundreds of full-color photos and illustrations highlight simple to
Tables, icons, and boxed information make content easy to understand
Glossary and complete reference index provide further reinforcement and
resources for students