Cohen's Pathways of the Pulp, 12th Edition
Ensure your students stay up on all the latest research and techniques in endodontics with this definitive guide. Written by a team of internationally renowned experts, Cohen’s Pathways of the Pulp, 12th Edition offers the comprehensive content and tools you need to seamlessly cover the science, theory, and practice of endodontics and help prepare students for clinical practice. Full color illustrations and detailed radiographs guide students through each step of endodontic care — from diagnosis and treatment planning to proven techniques for managing pulpal and periapical diseases. This new twelfth edition also boasts the very latest evidence-based research and techniques, reorganized and condensed chapters, and much more. Plus, with its compliance with the Commission on Dental Accreditation Curriculum, this flagship endodontics text is perfect for use in all types of dental curriculums.
- Extensive illustration collection includes over 2,000 full-color photos, line art, and radiographs to clearly demonstrate core concepts and reinforce the essential principles and techniques of endodontics.
- Video clips and case studies demonstrate key procedures such as palpation of the masseter muscle, introsseous anesthesia with the X-tip system, dentin hypersensitivity, and more.
- Diverse and respected contributor pool includes experts from many national- and international-based dental education programs.
- NEW! Updated content and new images incorporate the most recent developments in research and clinical endodontic techniques.
- NEW! Additional topics cover pulp biology, pathobiology, diagnosis, treatment planning, pain control, isolation, access, cleaning and shaping, obturation, restoration, assessment of outcomes, emergencies and surgery. Each online topic comes with assigned reading lists, a PowerPoint lecture, written lesson objectives, and example exam questions.
- NEW! Compliance with the Commission on Dental Accreditation Curriculum ensures that the needs of all dental programs are met.
- NEW! Reorganized sections now divide chapters by those covering clinical endodontics, those covering the biological basis of endodontics, and chapters which detail endodontics in private practice to make content easier for both clinicians and students to navigate.
- NEW! Condensed chapters remove unnecessary duplication of content across the text and make the physical text lighter and easier to use.
Section I: Clinical Endodontics
2. Radiographic Interpretation
3. Lesions that Mimic Endodontic Pathosis
4. Diagnosis of the Nonodontogenic Toothache
5. Case Assessment and Treatment Planning
6. Pain Control
7. Tooth Morphology and Pulpal Access Cavities
8. Cleaning and Shaping of the Root Canal System
9. Obturation of the Cleaned and Shaped Root Canal System
10. Non-Surgical Retreatment
11. Periradicular Surgery
12. Regenerative Endodontics
13. Evaluation of Outcomes
Section II: Biological Basis of Endodontics
14. Structure and Function of the Dental-Pulp Complex
15. Pulp Reactions to Caries and Dental Procedures
16. Microbiology of Endodontic Infections
17. Pathobiology of Apical Periodontitis
18. Root Resorption
Section III: Endodontics in Clinical Practice
19. Management of Endodontic Emergencies
20. Management of Iatrogenic Events
21. The Role of Endodontics After Dental Traumatic Injuries
22. Chronic Cracks and Fractures
23. Restoration of the Endodontically Treated Tooth
24. Vital Pump Therapy
25. Endodontic and Periodontal Interrelationships
26. Bleaching Procedures
27. Endodontic Records and Legal Responsibilities
28. Key Principals of Endodontic Practice Management
Louis H. Berman, DDS, FACD, Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Endodontics, School of Dentistry, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland; Faculty, Albert Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Private Practice, Annapolis Endodontics, Annapolis, MDaryland; Diplomate, American Board of Endodontics and Kenneth M. Hargreaves, DDS, PhD, FICD, FACD, Professor and Chair, Department of Endodontics; Professor, Departments of Pharmacology, Physiology (Graduate School) and Surgery (Medical School); President's Council Endowed Chair in Research, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio San Antonio, Texas; Diplomate, American Board of Endodontics