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cover image - Scully's Handbook of Medical Problems in Dentistry,1st Edition
ISBN: 9780702046483
Publication Date: 05-26-2016
Page Count: 480
Imprint: Churchill Livingstone
List Price: $74.95

Scully's Handbook of Medical Problems in Dentistry, 1st Edition

by Crispian Scully, MD, PhD

Paperback

ISBN: 9780702046483
Publication Date: 05-26-2016
Page Count: 480
Imprint: Churchill Livingstone
List Price: $74.95
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      • Highlights the main points of human diseases and their relevance to oral healthcare in a practical way
      • Gives particular focus on areas that are of major concern to dentistry and oral healthcare e.g. allergies, bleeding tendencies, endocrine disorders - especially diabetes - gravid patients, hepatitis and other transmissible diseases, and malignant disease
      • Explains the process of risk assessment, pain and anxiety control, patient access and positioning, treatment modification and drug use
      • ‘Relevance for Dentistry’ boxes highlight the most crucial aspects of specific conditions
      • Contains new national and international guidelines, further reading and up-to-date websites
      • More than meets the needs of the UK General Dental Council (GDC) document ‘Preparing for practice; Dental team learning outcomes for registration’.
      • Ideal for all dental students, general dental practitioners and hospital-based dentists together with other oral healthcare staff who need to keep up to date with medical knowledge
  • 1 Health

    Health promotion

    Health hazards

    2 Healthcare

    Medical history

    Preoperative assessment

    Preoperative planning

    Analgesia and behaviour management

    Consent

    Culture

    3 Main emergencies

    Emergency procedure

    Management of common emergencies

    4 Age and gender

    Children

    Men’s health

    Bladder cancer

    Prostate cancer

    Prostate hypertrophy

    Testicular cancer

    Older patients

    Women’s health

    Breast cancer

    Cervical cancer

    Ovarian cancer

    Uterine cancer

    Pregnancy

    Menopause

    5 System synopses

    Cardiovascular

    Aortic valve disease

    Cardiac arrhythmias

    Cardiac failure

    Cardiomyopathies

    Cerebrovascular accidents

    Congenital heart disease

    Endocarditis

    Hypertension

    Ischaemic heart disease

    Mitral valve disease

    Myocardial infarction

    Rheumatic fever

    Surgery

    Thrombosis

    Endocrine and metabolic

    Acromegaly

    Addison disease

    Cushing’s syndrome

    Diabetes insipidus

    Diabetes mellitus Hyperaldosteronism

    Hyperparathyroidism

    Hyperthyroidism

    Hypoparathyroidism

    Hypopituitarism (Dwarfism)

    Hypothyroidism

    Obesity

    Gastrointestinal

    Coeliac disease

    Colorectal cancer

    Crohn’s disease

    Cystic fibrosis

    Diverticular disease

    Gastric cancer

    Gastric ulcer (see Peptic ulcer)

    Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease

    Head and neck cancer

    Irritable bowel disease

    Oesophageal carcinoma

    Peptic ulcer

    Pancreatitis

    Pancreatic cancer

    Ulcerative colitis

    Genito-urinary

    Chronic kidney disease

    Kidney cancer

    Kidney stones

    Nephrotic syndrome

    Pyelonephritis

    Haematological

    Anaemia

    Haemophilias

    Leukaemias

    Lymphomas

    Myeloma (Myelomatosis, Kahler disease)

    Neutrophil defects

    Thrombocytopenia

    Hepatic

    Hepatitis

    Liver diseases

    Immunological

    Allergies

    Immunodeficiencies (Primary)

    Lupus erythematosus

    Scleroderma

    Sjögren syndrome

    Mental

    Alzheimer disease (Alzheimer dementia)

    Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder

    Autism

    Body dysmorphic disorder

    Depression

    Eating disorders

    Mania

    Obsessive-compulsive disorder

    Panic disorder

    Phobias

    Schizophrenia

    Self-harm

    Mucocutaneous

    Erythema multiforme

    Lichen planus

    Pemphigoid

    Pemphigus

    Skin cancers

    Musculoskeletal

    Ankylosing spondylitis

    Gout

    Osteoarthritis (Osteoarthrosis)

    Osteogenesis imperfecta

    Osteoporosis

    Paget disease of bone

    Rheumatoid arthritis

    Rickets and osteomalacia

    Neurological

    Brain tumours

    Epilepsy

    Migraine

    Multiple sclerosis (Disseminated sclerosis)

    Myasthenia gravis

    Parkinsonism

    Trigeminal Autonomic Cephalgias

    Trigeminal neuralgia

    Respiratory

    Asthma

    Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

    Lung cancer

    Pneumonia

    Sarcoidosis

    6 Trauma

    Facial trauma

    Head injury

    Non-accidental injury

    Spinal trauma

    7 Infections

    A range of infections

    Candidosis (candidiasis)

    Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease

    Endocarditis (see Cardiovascular disease)

    Gonorrhoea

    Gonorrhoea

    Herpes viruses

    Healthcare Associated Infections

    HIV/AIDS

    Human papilloma viruses (HPV)

    Syphilis

    Tuberculosis

    8 Chemical dependence (drug addiction: substance abuse)

    Chemical dependence

    Alcohol use

    Amphetamine use

    Cocaine and crack use

    Ecstasy (methylene-dioxy methamphetamine) use

    Lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD) use

    Inhalant use

    Legal highs

    Marijuana use

    Nicotine use

    Opioid and heroin use

    9 Therapeutic modalities

    Adverse reactions to drugs

    Anti-thrombotic agents

    Biological therapies

    Chemotherapy

    Complementary and alternative medicine

    Graft versus host disease

    Haemodialysis

    Immunosuppressive treatment

    Implanted devices

    Palliative and end of life care

    Radiotherapy

    Splenectomy

    Steroids (corticosteroids)

    Transplantation

    10 Disability, vulnerability and impairment

    Bedbound patients

    Cerebral palsy

    Clefts

    Disability and impairment

    Down syndrome

    Hearing impairment

    Learning disability and impairment

    Paralyses (head and neck)

    Paraplegia

    Physically disabled patients (see also specific conditions)

    Visual impairment

    Vulnerable groups

    Appendix: Normal test values

  • Crispian Scully, MD, PhD, Director: WHO Collaborating Centre for Oral Health-General Health; King James IV Professor Royal College of Surgeons (Edinburgh); Emeritus Professor: UCL (London) and Visiting Professor; Universities of Athens, Edinburgh, Helsinki, Hertfordshire, Middlesex and Plymouth
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