cover image - Dental Assisting Online (DAO) for Modern Dental Assisting,13th Edition
ISBN: 9780323754668
Imprint: Saunders
List Price: $102.00

Dental Assisting Online (DAO) for Modern Dental Assisting, 13th Edition

by Doni L. Bird, CDA, RDA, RDH, MA, Debbie S. Robinson, CDA, MS and Jeffrey R. Smith, DMD
Online Course
cover image - Dental Assisting Online (DAO) for Modern Dental Assisting,13th Edition
ISBN: 9780323754668
Imprint: Saunders
List Price: $102.00
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Hone your understanding of dental assisting with a blend of content review and fun and engaging exercises. This dynamic online course includes 42 modules based around particularly challenging content from Modern Dental Assisting,13th Edition and finds engaging ways to ensure you understand the information on a much deeper level than simple reading and memorization. A wide range of audio and visual learning activities encourage you to immerse yourself in the learning process and help you develop a more comprehensive understanding of textbook material. This proven learning strategy is the essential tool to guide you in becoming a competent Dental Assistant who knows how to think critically and solve problems in the workplace.

    • Correlation with Modern Dental Assisting textbook matches modules to corresponding chapters in the textbook, with reading assignments that provide the necessary background required to work through the module.
    • Customizable platform works on a variety of course management systems including Evolve, Blackboard, and others, with features including real-time chat, calendar, e-mail connections, bulletin board, and grade book.
    • Interactive exercises offer hands-on experience with word-building, identification and labeling, sequencing, fill-in, crosswords, and multiple-choice questions.
    • Case study scenarios focus on a fictitious patient within applicable modules, encouraging users to use the medical/dental histories, periodontal chart, and radiographs to supplement what you have learned and provide a realistic continuity of care.
    • NEW! Information on cultural diversity grounds users in this important topic and how it relates to patient care and patient communication.
    • REVISED! Updated art program includes high-quality photos, drawings, videos, and animations that illustrate dental assisting concepts and procedures, as well as clinical situations, equipment, and materials.
    • UPDATED! Coverage of the latest advances in general and specialty dental care covers technological advancements, public health and access to care, teledentistry, infection control guidelines, the Zika virus, Ebola, the oral-systemic health connection, and more.
    • UPDATED! Module exams and lesson quizzes test users’ mastery of content and include immediate feedback.
  • Oral Embryology and Histology
    Head and Neck Anatomy
    Overview of the Dentitions
    Tooth Morphology
    Dental Caries
    Periodontal Disease
    Preventive Dentistry
    Nutrition
    Oral Pathology
    Disease Transmission and Infection Prevention
    Principles and Techniques of Disinfection
    Principles and Techniques of Instrument Processing and Sterilization
    Chemical and Waste Management
    Medical History
    Medically and Physically Compromised Patient
    Vital Signs
    Oral Diagnosis and Treatment Planning
    Assisting in a Medical Emergency
    Delivering Dental Care
    Dental Hand Instruments
    Dental Handpieces and Accessories
    Moisture Control
    Anesthesia and Pain Control
    Foundations of Radiography, Radiographic Equipment, and Radiation Safety
    Digital Imaging, Dental Film, and Processing Radiographs
    Intraoral Imaging
    Extraoral Imaging
    Restorative and Esthetic Dental Materials
    Dental Liners Bases, and Bonding Systems
    Dental Cements
    Impression Materials and Techniques
    Laboratory Materials and Procedures
    General Dentistry
    Matrix Systems for Restorative Dentistry
    Fixed Prosthodontics
    Provisional Coverage
    Endodontics
    Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
    Coronal Polishing
    Dental Sealants
    Business Operating Systems
    Financial Management in the Dental Office
  • Doni L. Bird, CDA, RDA, RDH, MA, Faculty, Allied Dental Education Program, Santa Rosa Junior College, Santa Rosa, CA, Debbie S. Robinson, CDA, MS, Research Assistant Professor and Research Study Coordinator, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC and Jeffrey R. Smith, DMD, Instructional Program Manager, Dental Assisting and Dental Hygiene, Florida State College Jacksonville, Jacksonville, FL
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