ISBN: 9780323093088
Page Count: 1040
Imprint: Mosby
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Mosby's Dental Hygiene - Elsevier eBook on VitalSource (Retail Access Card), 2nd Edition

by Susan J. Daniel, RDH, BS D.A.T.E., MS, Sherry A. Harfst, RDH, BSDH, MS and Rebecca Wilder, RDH, BSDH, MS
Elsevier eBook on VitalSource - Access Card
ISBN: 9780323093088
Page Count: 1040
Imprint: Mosby
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Focusing on skills for everyday practice, this full-color textbook/CD-ROM learning package makes it easy to master dental hygiene concepts. The text presents essential dental hygiene information in a logical sequence from setup to assessment to treatment. The CD includes “how-to” videos on procedures and techniques, along with many case studies and interactive exercises. You won't just understand key concepts, you'll learn how to apply them!
    • Case Studies and Case Applications in every chapter help the student connect theoretical clinical content with real life situations and apply the text material.
    • Dental Considerations feature notes special techniques or concepts that can be used in the dental office.
    • At-a-Glance overviews in each chapter opener allow information to be found easily.
    • Evolve site features an ExamView test bank, an electronic image collection, links to helpful websites, additional readings and resources, and items for further discussion which allow more opportunities to incorporate text materials into everyday learning.
    • A new faculty guide features more specific lesson plans in table format and "Issues to Debate" to spark further class discussion.
    • Insight Statements at the beginning of each chapter overview the main concepts covered.
    • Margin Notes and other special box features highlight special points of information that are easier for the students to retain.
    • Evidence-Based Decision Making chapter empowers students to find, evaluate, and incorporate scientific evidence into practice.
    • Other new chapters featuring important topics including: Salivary Dysfunction, Oral Malodor Diagnosis and Management, Orthodontics, HIV/AIDS, and Dental Hygiene Business and Management.
  • Part I. Oral Healthcare

    1. The Dental Hygiene Profession

    2. Health Promotion: A Basis of Practice

    3. Legal and Ethical Considerations

    4. Evidence-Based Decision Making-NEW!

    5. Communication

    6. The Body’s Response to Challenge

    Part II. Environmental Ergonomics

    7. Exposure Control and Prevention of Disease Transmission

    8. Positioning and Prevention of Operator Injury

    9. Instrument Design and Principles of Instrumentation

    10. Instrument Sharpening

    Part III. Patient Assessment

    11. Life Stage Changes

    12. Comprehensive Health History

    13. Drug-Induced Adverse Oral Events

    14. Physical and Extraoral Examination

    15. Intraoral Examination

    16. Periodontal Examination

    17. Hard Tissue Examination

    18. Radiographic and Photographic Imaging Assessment

    19. Nutritional Assessment

    Part IV. Diagnosis and Planning

    20. Oral Risk Assessment and Intervention Planning

    21. Individualizing Preventive and Therapeutic Strategies

    22. Post Treatment Assessment and Supportive Care

    23. Case Development, Documentation, and Presentation

    Part V. Prevention Implementation

    24. Devices for Oral Self Care

    25. Dental Caries and Caries Management

    26. Dentifrices

    27. Chemotherapeutics

    28. Sealants

    29. Tobacco and Chemical Addiction

    30. Care of Appliances and Dental Prostheses

    Part VI. Therapeutic Implementation

    31. Powered Instrumentation and Periodontal Debridement

    32. Cosmetic and Therapeutic Polishing

    33. Dentinal Sensitivity

    34. Periodontal Dressings and Suturing

    35. Operative Procedures

    36. Aesthetics

    37. Orthodontics—NEW!

    38. Malodor—NEW!

    39. Emergency Management of Dental Trauma

    Part VII. Anxiety and Pain Control

    40. Anxiety Control

    41. Local Anesthetics

    42. Nitrous Oxide/Oxygen Sedation

    Part VIII. Care Modifications for Special Needs Patients

    43. Salivary Dysfunction

    44. Neurological and Sensory Impairment

    45. Mental and Emotional Disorders

    46. Immune System Dysfunction

    47. HIV/AIDS—NEW!

    48. Cancer and Treatment Effects on the Oral Cavity

    Part IX. Professional Development and Vision

    49. Dental Hygiene and Business Management—NEW!

    50. Professional Development

    51. Insight and Commitment
  • Susan J. Daniel, RDH, BS D.A.T.E., MS, President, Educational Visions, LLC Ridgeland, MS; Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Dental Ecology, University of North Carolina School of Dentistry, Chapel Hill, NC, Sherry A. Harfst, RDH, BSDH, MS, Consultant, Mobile, AL; Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Dental Ecology, University of North Carolina School of Dentistry, Chapel Hill, NC and Rebecca Wilder, RDH, BSDH, MS, Associate Professor and Director, Graduate Dental Hygiene Education, Department of Dental Ecology University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, Editor in Chief, Journal of Dental Hygiene, American Dental Hygienists' Association
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