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.
- Management of Medical Emergencies chapter provides essential information on preparing for and managing the most common emergencies that can occur in the dental office setting.
- Infection Control chapter describes proper cleaning and sterilization of the office environment, working surfaces, armamentarium, and personnel to help you prevent the injuries and illnesses that result from improper sterilizing and disinfecting.
- Suggestions for legal matters such as consent, risk management, insurance plans, and governmental rules and regulations in the Medicolegal Considerations chapter prepare you to minimize legal liabilities.
- Contemporary Implant Dentistry chapter reveals the latest developments in implant surgery including immediate loading as well as related complications to familiarize you with this rapidly growing area of dentistry.
- Consistent organization grouped by basic preparation and types of procedures helps you easily find the information you need.
- Comprehensive appendices offer convenient access to resources such as current price lists for key instruments, office record tips, sample drug schedules, examples of prescriptions, and consent forms.
- Full-color design shows soft tissues and surgical procedures in vibrant detail.
- Expanded content on implants, new instruments, and the latest technology help you treat your patients more effectively.
Part I: Principles of Surgery
1. Preoperative Health Status Evaluation
2. Prevention and Management of Medical Emergencies
3. Principles of Surgery
4. Wound Repair
5. Infection Control in Surgical Practice
Part II: Principles of Exodontia
6. Armamentarium for Basic Oral Surgery
7. Principles of Uncomplicated Exodontia
8. Principles of Complicated Exodontia
9. Principles of Management of Impacted Teeth
10. Postoperative Patient Management
11. Prevention and Management of Surgical Complications
12. Medicolegal Considerations
Part III: Preprosthetic Surgery and Implant Surgery
13. Preprosthetic Surgery
14. Contemporary Implant Dentistry
Part IV: Infections
15. Principles of Management and Preventions of Odontogenic Infections
16. Complex Odontogenic Infections
17. Principles of Endodontic Surgery
18. Management of the Patient Undergoing Radiotherapy or Chemotherapy
19. Odontogenic Diseases of the Maxillary Sinus
20. Diagnosis and Management of Salivary Gland Disorders
Part V: Management of Oral Pathologic Lesions
21. Principles of Differential Diagnosis and Biopsy
22. Surgical Management of Oral Pathologic Lesions
Part VI: Oral and Maxillofacial Trauma
23. Soft Tissue and Dentoalveolar Injuries
24. Management of Facial Fractures
Part VII: Dentofacial Deformities
25. Correction of Dentofacial Deformities
26. Facial Esthetic Surgery
27. Management of Patients with Orofacial Clefts
28. Surgical Reconstruction of Defects of the Jaws
Part VIII: Temporomandibular Disorders and Facial Pain
29. Facial Neuropathology
30. Management of Temporomandibular Disorders
Part IX: Management of the Hospitalized Patient
31. Management of the Hospitalized Patient
Appendices & Index