Mosby's Orthodontic Review - Elsevier eBook on VitalSource, 2nd Edition
Elsevier eBook on VitalSource
A concise review of orthodontic concepts, diagnosis, treatment planning, and clinical treatment, Mosby’s Orthodontic Review, 2nd Edition prepares your students for certification and re-certification examinations as well as clinical practice. The convenient question-and-answer format makes it easy to study specific topics, covering emerging, evidence-based techniques and content specific to the National Board Dental Examination and the American Board of Orthodontics written and clinical exams. Clinical case reports help students apply their knowledge to real patient scenarios. This is the only review book designed specifically for Orthodontics — and an ideal study tool for the NBDE and ABO certification exams!
- A practical review makes this book an excellent study tool for the NBDE Part II and the ABO certification exam, helps dentists in general practice and in consultations with orthodontists, and assists experienced orthodontists who wish to review for their recertification and keep up to date with advances in the field.
- Over 1,000 detailed illustrations — most of them in full color — provide a visual guide to conditions, techniques, diagnoses, and key concepts, and include case study photos showing the progress of treatment from the patient’s initial exam to completion.
- Easy-to-read, question-answer format presents a question such as ‘What are the perceived disadvantages of early treatment?’ which is followed by a detailed answer describing key information.
- A case-based approach includes many patient scenarios and clinical case reports, reflecting content on the NBDE and ABO certification exams.
- NEW Appropriate Timing for Correction of Malocclusions chapter addresses craniofacial growth and development and dentitional development, helping select the proper timing of orthodontic treatment for different problems.
- NEWVertical Dimensions and Anterior Open Bite chapter covers the etiology, diagnosis and treatment of different types of vertical problems, with case studies varying in the cause and severity of the problems, and with individualized treatment plans based on the functional and skeletal requirements of each patient.
- NEW Three-Dimensional Update on Clinical Orthodontic Issues chapter addresses the key clinical issues answered with the use of digital models and cone beam CT (CBCT), which is becoming the standard for the investigation of the maxillofacial structures in all three dimensions of the space — especially in orthodontics and maxillofacial surgery.
- NEW editor Dr. Sercan Akyalcin brings expertise as an award-winning educator and well-respected reviewer for orthodontics journals.
1. Craniofacial Growth and Development
2. Development of the Occlusion
3. Appropriate Timing for Correction of Malocclusions NEW!
4. Orthodontic Records and Case Evaluation
5. Three-Dimensional Imaging in Orthodontics
6, Diagnosis of Orthodontic Problems
7. Orthodontic Appliances
8. Biomechanics in Orthodontics
9. Treatment Planning
10. Treatment Tactics for Problems Related to Dentofacial Discrepancies in Three Planes of Space
11. Phase I: Early Treatment
12. The Invisalign System
13. Treatment of Class II Malocclusions
14. Class III Correctors
15. Minor Tooth Movement
16. Phase II: Nonsurgical Adolescent and Adult Cases
17. Adult Interdisciplinary Orthodontic Treatment
18. Skeletal Anchorage in Orthodontics
19. Vertical Dimensions and Anterior Open Bite NEW!
20. Oral Hygene: Possible Problems and Complications
21. Orthodontics and Craniofacial Deformities
22. Temporomandibular Disorders
23. Retention and Relapse in Orthodontics
24. Soft-Tissue Diode Laser Surgery in Orthodontics
25. Secrets in Computer-Aided Surgical Simulation for Craniomaxillofacial Surgery
26. Three-Dimensional Update on Clinical Orthodontic Issues NEW!
Jeryl D. English, DDS, MS, Chair and Program Director, Department of Orthodontics, University of Texas Medical Branch, Sercan Akyalcin, Ph.D., D.D.S., Member of Faculty of Developmental Biology, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Developmental Biology, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Timo Peltomaki, DDS, MS, PhD, Professor and Chairman, Clinic for Orthodontics and Pediatric Dentistry, Center for Dental and Oral Medicine, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland and Kate Litschel, DDS, MS, Research Associate, Clinic for Orthodontics and Pediatric Dentistry, Center for Dental and Oral Medicine, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland