cover image - Oral Anatomy, Histology and Embryology Elsevier eBook on VitalSource,5th Edition
ISBN: 9780702074530
Page Count: 472
Imprint: Elsevier
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Oral Anatomy, Histology and Embryology Elsevier eBook on VitalSource, 5th Edition

by Barry K.B Berkovitz, BDS, MSc, PhD, FDS (Eng), G. R. Holland, BSc, BDS, PhD, CERT ENDO and Bernard J. Moxham, BSc, BDS, PhD, FHEA, FRSB, Hon FAS, FSAE
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cover image - Oral Anatomy, Histology and Embryology Elsevier eBook on VitalSource,5th Edition
ISBN: 9780702074530
Page Count: 472
Imprint: Elsevier
List Price: $107.00
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Now entering its 40th anniversary, the fifth edition of Oral Anatomy, Histology and Embryology has been thoroughly overhauled, updated and augmented to meet the needs of dental students worldwide. Now available with new pedagogic features and an enhanced illustration program, Oral Anatomy, Histology and Embryology 5th edition also comes with a free online program containing a wide selection of MCQs and additional learning exercises to allow readers to test and reinforce their knowledge.

    • Written by dentists for dentists – authors who know exactly what students need for safe clinical practice

    • Includes comprehensive coverage of the soft tissues of the oral region and skeletal structures of the head, including vasculature and innervation

    • Contains topics not found in other titles – including tooth eruption morphology and the effects of aging on teeth and associated soft tissues

    • Includes clear discussion of sectional and functional morphology – mastication, swallowing, and speech

    • Addresses physical and chemical properties of the tooth structure – enamel, dentine, pulp and cementum

    • Many chapters include Clinical Considerations which explore pathological findings relating to the topic as well as other areas of importance such as the use of local anaesthesia, TMJ disorders and malocclusion

    • Explores bone structure and remodelling – including potential bone atrophy following tooth extraction, its relevance to orthodontic treatment and implantology, trauma and malignancy

    • Rich with over 1000 images including schematic artworks, radiological images, electron-micrographs, cadaveric and clinical photographs all specially selected to make learning and recall as easy as possible
    • Includes the use of mnemonics and emboldened key terms to aid recall

    • On-line self-assessment module aids revision and self-testing

    • Many topics now boxed to aid learning and rapid revision

    • Explores recent areas of research including tissue engineering techniques, TMJ replacement and the discovery of new chromosomal abnormalities
  • 1. In vivo appearance of the oral cavity

    2. Dento-osseous structures

    3. Regional topography of the mouth and related areas

    4. Vasculature and innervation of the mouth

    5. Sectional anatomy of the oral cavity and related areas

    6. Functional anatomy

    7. Enamel

    8. Investing organic layers on enamel surfaces

    9. Dentine

    10. Dental pulp

    11. Cementum

    12. Periodontal ligament

    13. Alveolar bone

    14. Oral mucosa

    15. Temporomandibular joint

    16. Salivary glands

    17. Development of the face

    18. Development of the palate

    19. Development of the jaws

    20. Development of the tongue and salivary glands

    21. Early tooth development

    22. Amelogenesis

    23. Dentinogenesis

    24. Development of the dental pulp

    25. Development of the root and periodontal ligament

    26. Development of the dentitions

    27. Ageing and archaeological and dental anthropological applications of tooth structure

    Further reading

  • Barry K.B Berkovitz, BDS, MSc, PhD, FDS (Eng), Emeritus Reader, Anatomy and Human Sciences, Biomedical and Health Sciences, King’s College London, UK and Visiting Professor, Oman Dental College, Oman, G. R. Holland, BSc, BDS, PhD, CERT ENDO, Professor, Department of Cariology, Restorative Sciences and Endodontics, School of Dentistry and Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA and Bernard J. Moxham, BSc, BDS, PhD, FHEA, FRSB, Hon FAS, FSAE, Emeritus Professor of Anatomy, Cardiff School of Biosciences, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
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